Short Break Tour in Sri Lanka 2

Blue Lanka’s Short Break Adventures are sure to tick all the boxes, whether you’re looking for the ultimate holiday add-on or a small adventure. They are full of value, take the effort out of planning, and help you get the most out of your next vacation.

The Blue Lanka Tours short break tour is also ideal for traveling with friends, family, or a group of other enthusiasts, and we can design a custom journey just for you. It’s never been simpler to fit in a quick getaway to see the beaches, the UNESCO sites or take a Safari in to the Jungles – all in just a few days in Sri Lanka but you’ll be surprised at how much you can get done for you, and cater to your requests.

This Short Break Tour Option is a combination of City, Beach and a History. Consider this
Short Break Tour as a starting guide and hit us up when you need a similar one done. The team
awaits your enquiry. Happy Browsing through Blue Lanka !

At a glance

Trip length

4 days


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When to go

All year around


Airport – Hotel – Tour attractions – Airport

Picture your self

Taking a stroll in Galle Dutch Fort & having Il Gelato Ice-cream

Watching the sunset by the beach sipping on a Sri Lankan Cocktail

Witnessing the Elephants being nursed at Elephant Transit Home

At Ganagarama Temple when in Colombo

Not to miss in this tour

dineThe Elephants in Udawalawa National Park

ElephantThe Elephant Transit Home

ElephantSun set by the Beach in Galle

ElephantGalle Dutch Fort

Day 1 BIA to Colombo

• Airport Pickup & Transfer to Colombo
• Explore Colombo City Tour
• Overnight stay in Colombo

Your first day is a direct transfer from your arrival at airport to Colombo . You will explore the Colombo City with a guided Colombo City Tour.

Day 2 Colombo to Udawalawa

• Transfer to Udawalawa
• Visit Elephant Transit Home
• Afternoon Jeep Safari in Udawalawa National Park
• Overnight stay in Udawalawa

You will proceed to Udawalawa on your second day. You will be taken to the Elephant Transit Home in Udawalawa as it is one of the key highlights. Transit Home,’ affiliated with the Born Free Foundation, is located 20 minutes’ drive from Udawalawa National Park. Orphaned or sick elephants are fed and cared for here until they are healthy enough
to be released back into the wild.

You can visit the center during the feeding periods of 10.30am, 2.30pm, and 6.30pm. You can see the elephants ambling slowly after a keeper, into the compound where they will be given milk through plastic hoses with funnels attached, some stamping and trumpeting with impatience.

This will be a memorable day as you will then proceed for an Afternoon Jeep Safari at Udawalawa National Park.

Day 3 Udawalawa to Galle

• Transfer to Galle
• En route witness Stilt Fishermen (Photo Purpose Only and Depending on your interest)
• Explore Galle Old Dutch Fort
• Relaxing Time at Beach
• Overnight stay in Galle

Your Day 03 will start with the transfer to Galle – the remarkable city of Dutch and Portuguese heritage. A day of exploration in the old Dutch Fort, walk through the Rampart and sprawling streets. You will witness the monumental buildings and tales of the Dutchmen.

You will then return and relax at the beach, watching the sunset and unwinding for a Sri Lankan cocktail.

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Day 4 Galle to BIA

• Airport Transfer

Trail on the ground


Q. How long does it take for the jeep safari in Udawalawa?
A. It does take about 03 hours to complete. From 03.00pm to 06.00pm.

Q. What kind of weather can I expect in Galle?
A. Galle is on the coast and has temperatures ranging between 23℃ (74℉) to a maximum of 31℃ (87.8℉).

Q. What languages are spoken in Sri Lanka?
A. Sinhala and Tamil are spoken along with English.

Q. Is Sri Lanka a suitable destination for children?
A. Yes, Sri Lanka is a very child-friendly country. Hotels and guest houses often have family rooms. Children are well-catered for in restaurants. Baby food and nappies are available in supermarkets. There are many child-friendly attractions in Sri Lanka such as Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage,Dehiwala Zoo, National Parks, Turtles, Train journey in the Hill Country etc.

Real people, real views

How they experienced it

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Insightful Tips

  • Carry your Sun Screen with you wherever you go
  • Slip into Cotton Clothes to be as comfortable as possible
  • Relax & Enjoy while you are on this Short Break
  • Flip Flops are a must

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