15 Days/14 Nights|From A$6075 per person twin share

Wellness Sri Lanka

Private Tour

Enjoy Sri Lanka’s finest spa and wellness experiences on this journey of wellbeing. From age-old Ayurvedic treatments to contemporary techniques, this is a chance to de-stress, detox or just indulge. This private tour features stunning accommodation in a variety of picturesque locations including the hill country and south coast.

HIGHLIGHTS :

  • Luxuriate in wellness treatments, healthy gourmet cuisine and fresh mountain air in the hill country
  • Enjoy a stay in a tea plantation in a stylish restored tea planter’s bungalow
  • Indulge in spa treatments and yoga in the south coast surrounded by nature
  • Embark on a scenic train ride through the tea country
  • Explore Galle Fort on a guided walking tour
  • Stay in world-class yet authentically Sri Lankan accommodation

IDEAL FOR :

Individuals and couples seeking a restful holiday with curated wellness programmes

Wellness Sri Lanka

Day 01Arrive Colombo -Kotugoda

Welcome to Colombo. You will be met upon arrival and transferred to your accommodation. Located just 15 minutes from the airport, this easily accessible yet entirely secluded property is a luxury private hideaway. A beautifully restored old colonial manor house set within two hectares of tropical landscaped gardens for you to relax and unwind after the flight.

Day 02Kotugoda

Full day at leisure. You may want to relax by the pool and indulge at Z SPA that your accommodation offers.Z Spa captures the peaceful mood by pampering guests with luxurious and restful treatments keeping in mind post flight rest and relaxation. The deeply relaxing collection of treatments include signature massages, scrubs and wraps that blend Asian techniques with a hint of Ayurveda. Z Spa offer shiatsu sessions, cleansing facials and herbal compresses. There are treatments for kids if you are travelling as a family.

Day 03Kotugoda - Aratenna

Depart to Aratenna in the hill country, an hour away from Kandy on a journey of around four and a half hours. Your accommodation is situated in the midst of nature on top of a mountain providing the perfect setting for uninterrupted days to indulge in a wellness programme. Remainder of your day at leisure to enjoy the facilities at your accommodation or you may book in for a wellness treatment.

Day 04Aratenna

Full day to indulge in wellness treatments. The in-house Ayurvedic doctor will work with you to create a personalise wellness programme for your stay.This accommodation has comprehensive hydrotherapy facilities, a tri-level spa is tucked into the hillside’s natural contours and has been thoughtfully designed with holistic wellness in mind.

Day 05Aratenna

Full day to indulge in wellness treatments

Day 06Aratenna

Full day to indulge in wellness treatments.

Day 07Aratenna - Nanu Oya - Ella

Transfer to Nanu Oya railway station to board a train to Ella, a journey of around 4 hours. Ella is located in the highlands of Sri Lanka where the air is cooler, vegetation is lush, and fruits grow aplenty in a pleasant hill climate. This is one of the country’s prime hiking destinations, yet at the same time is the perfect spot to simply unwind for a couple of days. Your accommodation in Ella is a stylishly refurbished, luxury tea bungalow majestically perched on a tea-fringed hill just outside Ella town. Be at leisure upon arrival.

Day 08Ella

This morning a guided tea plantation tour will teach you about the age-old tea making process. Enjoy the rest of the day by immersing yourself on the verdant surroundings or visit Sri Lanka’s longest covered wooden bridge, swim in pristine waterfalls and picnic in private locations handpicked for heart stopping scenery.

Day 09Ella - Koggala

Depart to the south coast for your stay in Koggala on a journey of around 4 hours. Your accommodation in here is superbly sited on a hillside overlooking Lake Koggala, a beautifully designed sustainable eco lodge. Check in to your accommodation on arrival and be at leisure.

Day 10Koggala

Indulge in SPA treatments and Yoga sessions at your property today. Treatment rooms overlook the treetops with cool white walls, natural slate floors and large windows giving a perfect mix of sheltered relaxation space and a promise tranquillity to enjoy expert Ayurvedic and other therapies. The yoga shala is an elegant, elevated retreat space for physical and spiritual practice of Yoga.

Day 11Koggala

Indulge in SPA treatments and engage in Yoga sessions today

Day 12Koggala

Indulge in SPA treatments and engage in Yoga sessions today

Day 13Koggala - Galle - Bentota

Today depart to explore the UNESCO World Heritage City of Galle on an hour drive. Galle Fortis considered to be the best example of a fortified city in south and southeast Asia. One of the most remarkable things about Galle Fort is that it is a living monument - families that have lived here for generations continue to inhabit the fortified streets and here’s your chance to experience the same.Discover the many faces of Galle with your driver-guide. He will help you to find a way to look beyond the touristy facade and discover the Fort’s true nature and drive to your accommodation in Bentota on an hour and a half journey. Your accommodation in Bentota was originally the country home of Geoffrey Bawa, world renown Sri Lankan architect. Itis set in some 6 hectares of tranquil gardens - from immaculate lawns of spreading Frangipani to a dense jungle of palms and banyans.

Day 14Bentota

This morning enjoy a guided wander around the estate with its wonderful gardens and many buildings that are typical of Bawa’s brand of architecture. You may like to end your tour with tea or even lunch served in the gardens. Enjoy the gardens and sunshine through the remainder of the day

Day 15Bentota - Depart Colombo

Today drive to Colombo's International airport for your departure flight, a journey of one hour and 45 minutes on the southern expressway.

Testimonials

"We highly recommend Sri Lanka Unbound for their professional and efficient organization of our independent travel to Sri Lanka. Having a driver, itinerary and accommodation organised pre-travel ensured a totally hassle-free trip which we arranged on our terms. A perfect 3 weeks in paradise. Thank you." Brian & Margaret – April 2018

Prices & Inclusions

Deluxe

  • 1 Feb 2021 to 30 Nov 2021 From A$6075^

Prices are indicative only & subject to change.

Inclusions

Included:

  • Accommodation with breakfast at hotels listed
  • All Dinners at Koggala for 04 nights
  • All meals at Aratenna for 04 nights
  • All inclusive (all meals & drinks) at Ella for 02 nights
  • All transfers, touring and sightseeing by private air-conditioned vehicle with an English speaking driver /guide
  • Train tickets (subject to availability)
  • Private sightseeing with English speaking driver / guide
  • Entrance fees as indicated in the itinerary
  • A visit to a tea factory in Ella
  • Explore Galle Fort on a private guided walk
  • Guided tour at the garden at Lunuganga Estate in Bentota
  • Assistance on arrival and departure at the airport and at train stations
  • 24-hour support through our local representative office
  • Bottled water available in the vehicle
  • Sri Lankan government taxes

Not Included:

  • Personal expenditure, such as drinks, souvenirs, laundry, communications, gratuities, etc
  • Meals, excursions and activities other than those specified as included
  • Visa fees and Electronic Travel Authorisation

Additional inclusions may vary from private tour to private tour. A full list of inclusions and exclusions will be provided with each individual enquiry/quote.

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