The Undiscovered North of Sri Lanka (16 days)

This adventurous and unique tour gives you a taste of Sri Lanka's northern and eastern provinces, which are re-emerging after over 25 years of isolation during the Sri Lankan Civil War. This is a varied itinerary with elements to satisfy every seasoned traveller, from those who love ancient culture, to wildlife and bird-watching enthusiasts, to those whose ideal holiday involves time relaxing on untouched beaches and exploring undiscovered Islands. The north of Sri Lanka its colourful Hindu temples and distinctly Tamil culture is quite different from elsewhere in Sri Lanka and this tour is ideal for those who like to get off the beaten track and perhaps second time visitors to Sri Lanka, who have already explored the hill country and the south coast. The climate in the north and on the east coast of Sri Lanka is at its best between April and September.

Tour Highlights

  • Wildlife safaris in Wilpattu National Park
  • Explore the predominantly Tamil city of Jaffna
  • Bird-watching on Mannar Island
  • Meet the local pastor on the remote Delft Island
  • Relax on a quiet beach near Trincomalee

Suitable For

  • Return visitors
  • Culture seekers
  • Departures: Apr - Sep

Guide Price

From £3,195 per person based on a double room for departures in May.

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