Sri lanka is a great country to explore with kids ,it is not just beaches ,they will love to see elephants, turtles and also lovely range of hotels and activities . the friendly srilankan people are always welcoming the families with kids.
when you are travelling to Sri Lanka with young children then keeping the amount of travelling to a minimum is also essential. our Sri lanka with kids tour is specially designed to ensure the whole family is able to get a good taste of Sri Lanka without ever having to spend longer than 2.5 hours in the vehicle.
Day 1: – Arrive & Relax
on arrival to Colombo international Airport you will be transferred to Negombo a lovely sea side town. Just 25 minutes from the airport.
Day 2: – Rosyth’s Estate and Tea Factory
After a leisurely morning your driver will transfer you to Rosyth’ Estate House which is 45 minutes outside Kandy. Set on a working tea and rubber plantation the original planters bungalow has now been extended and modernised, but retains it history and old world charm.
You really get to experience the hill country and a traditional plantation at Rosyth’s without travelling for hours up to Nuwara Eliya.
On arrival at the hotel you can enjoy a pot of home grown tea before making your way to the factory for a late afternoon
Day 3: – The Pinnawela Elephant Orphanage
On day 3 your driver will take you and the children to visit the Pinnawela Elephant Orphanage which is just 20 minutes from Rosyth’s. the orphanage was formed to protect the baby elephants those who have lost from their herd in the wild.
the animals have now formed a natural herd at the orphanage where they are protected.
you can watch the whole herd bath in the river near the camp. After lunch you will return to Rosyth’s where you can spend the afternoon by the swimming pool.
Day 4: – Kandy City Tour
On your last full day at Rosyth’s your driver will take you to Rambukkana train station where you will catch the scenic railway into the centre of Kandy. Your driver will follow the train and collect you when you disembark. Kandy is the religious heartland of Sri Lanka. During your city tour you can visit the Temple of the Tooth which is the most sacred temple on the island . and also visit to the stunning Royal Botanical Gardens in the afternoon.
Day 5 – 10: – West Coast Beaches & Relaxation
From kandy you can make your way down to the beaches on the west coast.
Once in Bentota there is plenty to keep you and the children busy such as a excursion to Kosgoda turtle hatchery, boat trips, fishing, surfing, markets.
a day trips to Galle and Hikkaduwa, cookery lessons etc.
We would suggest staying in a private villa such as Sri Villa where you can have meals prepared to suit the children and you have space to sit out at night while the children are asleep.
Sri Villas can also arrange babysitters should you fancy a night out
Please remember this is a sample itinerary and we are happy to modify it to suit your plans. We can add or remove days and look at different places to stay even the meal plan to suite you .there are wide range of children welcoming hotels and villas.
when we prepare the tour cost for you the below facts will be taken in to consideration.
Please note this is just a sample tour and we can add or remove accommodation and activities according to your choice.