Nature Trail in Sri Lanka

Nature Trails Tour in Sri Lanka

Nature Trails Tour by Blue Lanka Tours is one of the most breathtaking itineraries we have to offer. As one of the world’s most popular tourist destinations, our home, Sri Lanka offers an abundance of fascinating things that should not be overlooked while planning a trip for the discerning traveler.

This 08 Days Nature Trails Tour is notable for its distinct road map and itinerary within the agenda. It does not cover all of the nature trails in Sri Lanka; rather, Blue Lanka Tours has selected some to fit a not-too-long, not-too-short trip in Sri Lanka. Each location has its own story to tell. So, we handpicked our destinations to present our customers with unique experiences that will be captured under Nature Trails Tour with Blue Lanka Tours.

The Nature Trails Tour provides many magnificent experiences, beginning in Negombo and proceeding to Kithulgala – the adventurer’s getaway, you’ll start on a high note by going white water rafting and then exploring the ancient Belilena Caves. In between, you will get a terrific Sri Lankan rice and curry experience. The next day, before heading to the chilly climes of Nuwara Eliya, you will enjoy a Bird Watching Trail at Makandawa Forest Reserve. The nature trail will astound you with its magnificent vistas and waterfalls. A swim in Lenthiri Ella Falls is an essential necessity. After spending half a day on the Bird Watching Trail, you will be transferred to Nuwara Eliya.

Horton Plains is a must-visit trek in Nuwara Eliya. However, we have combined this with a Hiking & Trekking Tour to Kirigalpothta Mountain via Horton Plains. Climb to the pinnacle of the country’s second-tallest spire, at 7,800 feet (2,300 meters). Scout for endangered animals in Horton Plains National Park as you ascend. Your next day in Nuwara Eliya with start with one of the finest trekking experiences in Nuwaraeliya is reaching the Single Tree for a spectacular view & then Shanthipura – the village situated at the highest point in Sri Lanka.

Moving to Kandy, your adventure awaits in the foggy Hanthana hills. This is not simply exploration; Blue Lanka Tours has organized for you to roam in cycles, making your last leg of the journey really intriguing and thrilling. The cycling Nature Trail will begin at 8.30 a.m. The journey begins as your terrain becomes rugged and challenging. Cycling past Tea Estates truly makes the Nature Trail tour perfectly splendid.

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BIA to Negombo

Upon arrival at Bandaranaike International Airport (BIA), you will be warmly greeted and transferred to the tranquil coastal town of Negombo. Check-in at Villa Hundira for an overnight stay, where you can unwind after your journey.

air plane at air port
Villa Hundira

Adventure in Kitulgala

After breakfast, depart for Kitulgala. Experience the thrill of white-water rafting followed by a delicious Sri
Lankan Rice & Curry Lunch. In the afternoon, explore the mystical Belilena Caves by bicycle. Overnight stay in Kitulgala.

White water Rafting
Belilena Cave

Nature’s Bounty in Nuwara Eliya

Embark on a bird watching trail in the serene Makandawa Forest Reserve, exploring its diverse flora and
fauna. En route to Nuwara Eliya, admire the beauty of Devon & St. Claire Waterfalls. Check-in at the Heritance Tea Factory or Mahoora Tented Safari Camp for an overnight stay.

Devon falls Sri lanka

Trekking Adventure in Nuwara Eliya

Begin your day with a challenging hike to Kirigalpothta Mountain via Horton Plains, marveling at the breathtaking landscapes along the way. Return to Nuwara Eliya for a well-deserved rest.

Moose in Horton plains
Horton plains

Tranquility in Kandy

Explore the picturesque Single Tree Hills and Shanthipura, the highest village in Sri Lanka. After lunch, proceed to Kandy, stopping by the majestic Ramboda Falls en route. Enjoy an overnight stay in Kandy.

Ramboda Falls

Cycling Expedition in Hanthana

Embark on a scenic cycling tour in the lush Hanthana region, passing through tea plantations and challenging terrains. Indulge in a traditional Sri Lankan lunch before returning to your hotel for relaxation.

Cycling in Hantana
Kandy Temple of Tooth Relic

Wildlife and Culture in Kandy

Early morning bird watching and trekking adventure awaits at Udawatte Kele Sanctuary, followed by a leisurely transfer to Colombo. Spend your final night in Sri Lanka’s vibrant capital.

Bird Watching in Sri Lanka
Gangarama Temple Sri lanka


Awaken early for a mesmerizing bird-watching trail in the pristine Makandawa Forest Reserve. Marvel at the diverse avian species as you traverse.

air plane at air port
Air plane taking off

Journey Highlights

  • Duration of Trip: 8 Days
  • Scaling the summit of Kirigalpothta Mountain.
  • Witnessing majestic Sambar Deer amidst the scenic vistas of Horton Plains.
  • Pedaling through the picturesque landscapes of Hanthana, Kandy.
  • Delving into the depths of Belilena Caves via Bicycle exploration.
  • Thrilling adventure of White-Water Rafting awaits.
  • Refreshing plunge into the cascading beauty of Lenthiri Ella Falls.
  • Immersive experiences of Bird Watching and Trekking amidst the lush Udawatte Kele Sanctuary.

Insightful Tips

  • While exploring the Bird Watching Trail in Makandawa Forest Reserve, consider bringing a change of
    clothes if you wish to enjoy a dip in the waterfall.
  • Exercise caution against leeches and insects; remember to pack protective gear such as repellents.
  • Don’t forget to pack your hiking and trekking gear for the adventure.
  • Pack clothing that provides coverage for your legs and hands, as the climate can get chilly.


Q. Are the trails ok to hike by ourselves or do we need a guide?

At Blue Lanka Tours we will always only arrange guided hikes. Your safety is our priority. And therefore, guided hikes are recommended highly.

Q. What is the significance of Kirigalpoththa?

If you’re trekking the Horton Plains do Kirigalpotha. It’s the island’s second tallest peak and is far less crowded than the World’s End trek at Horton Plain.

Q. Are there any Outdoor / Camping / Trekking Stores in Colombo?

Yes, You can find them at Odel Mall or One Galle Face Colombo, CCC Mall, and Havelock Galleria.

Q. Can I use the Drone when I am on this tour?

You need pre-approval from Sri Lankan Aviation Authority to fly a drone. Flying drones, however, over National Parks and not permitted.