Roads Less Travelled – Overview

Sri Lanka is a tropical paradise which is often visited by tourists. Most of the places that you will be visiting are well-known travel attractions and are quite commercialized despite what you may think.

However, if you prefer to travel in seclusion, and to discover the roads less travelled. We have compiled a tour which suites this need!

Tour Duration

7 Days

Customer Rating

Budget Rating

Day 1 – Arrive and unwind

Your guide will meet you upon arrival at the Bandaranaike International airport and you will travel to Ingiriya to unwind after the long flight!

Overnight in Ingiriya

Day 2 – Forests and Water Bodies

After breakfast visit the Kirigala Forest Reserve and drive around the vast ecologically diverse forest which holds endemic bioactive plants in Sri Lanka. Later that afternoon, head over to the Nachchimale Port which is a part of the Nambapana lake and enjoy a quick dip by the waterfalls or private natural rock pools.

To end your first day of adventure, have a picnic by the Lahugama reservoir.

Overnight in Ingiriya


Beli Lena Caves

Day 3 – Rafting and caving!

Travel to Kithulgala and start your morning off with an exhilarating white water rafting river expedition.

Afterwards, visit the prehistoric Beli Lena caves which lies upon a steep path on the hillside within a ledge which looks down over a breathtaking view of rubber plantations in Kitulgala.

Overnight in Kithulgala

Day 4 – Hikes and Waterfalls

After breakfast, travel from Kithulgala to Kandy. Once settled in at your hotel, visit the Victoria – Randenigala Rantambe Sanctuary which is situated between the knuckles mountain range and the central mountains of Kandy. Once exploring, you may even visit the Corbet’s Gap to enjoy magnificent panoramic views of the mountain range.

Finally to end your evening on a high note, hike to the Dunhinda waterfalls and enjoy a swim by the water valley.

Overnight in Kandy

Day 5 – Safari, Safari, Safari!

After breakfast, travel to Wasgamuwa and settle into your hotel. Enjoy a thrilling wildlife safari experience by spending the day at the Wasgamuwa National Park as well as the Minneriya National Park and stand a chance to witness herds of wild elephants.

Overnight in Wasgamuwa

Day 6 – Rock Fortress

Travel to Sigiriya and spend the day exploring one of the most historic monuments of Sri Lanka – the Sigiriya Rock Fortress. Not only does this rock hold historic significance, but it also holds magnificent panoramic views of the island.

Overnight in Sigiriya

Day 7 – Return Home

Transfer to the airport to catch your return flight home!

Wasgamuwa Safari


Included in this tour

  • Hotels
  • All transfers
  • An English Speaking Chauffeur Guide
  • Safari Jeep
  • Entrance Tickets to Attractions and National parks
  • Drinking water
  • All meals

Not included in your selected tour

  • Flights
  • Early check-in and late check-out at hotels.
  • Personal expenses (such as laundry, telephone, snacks, drinks, etc.)
  • Tips for guides and drivers
  • Personal travel insurance
  • Visa fees (contact us for further information)
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