From (AUD)$8,295
Airfares included
Traverse the Pearl of the Indian Ocean in style on this luxurious journey through one of Asia’s best kept secrets. Be welcomed with arms wide open by the locals, marvel at the lush green jungle landscape from atop Lion Rock, meet the resident wildlife, sip on tea in Nuwara Eliya and stay in some of Sri Lanka’s most highly regarded properties along the way.
Group Size — Min 6, Max 16
Tips — Total cost includes - Tipping Made Easy, from $200pp pre-paid
Transport — Boat, Coach, Jeep & Local train
No Hidden Extras

Enjoy an early morning trip to the Negombo fish markets when they are full of life with vendors voicing their prices and buyers trying to score a bargain.

Visit the medieval capital of Polonnaruwa. Brimming with archaeological treasures, discover the well-preserved ruins of palaces, stupas, bathing pools and exquisite rock sculptures of Buddha.

Explore the famous rock fortress of Sigiriya - ‘Lion Rock’. Built by King Kasyapa in the 5th century, this impressive site is located on top of a vast 200-metre-high granite rock, some 750 steps up.

Stop at the stunning Cave Temples of Dambulla, built by King Valagamba in the 1st century BC. This stunning temple complex houses over 150 statues and paintings of Buddha.

Special Experiences

Cruise along the calm waters of the jungle-fringed Negombo Lagoon at sunset before enjoying a delicious BBQ dinner.
Visit a local village near Sigiriya and be welcomed into a local home for a traditional lunch.
Spend time at the Elephant Transit Home in Udawalawe and learn about its rehabilitation program.
Navigate the hustle and bustle of Colombo’s streets during a tour of the city in open-top Jeeps.

Deluxe Experiences

Enjoy an exclusive visit to a tea plantation to learn the tea-making process and sample the local produce while overlooking lush tea gardens.
Spend two days staying a short walk from the historic walled city of Galle, wandering the narrow streets and the UNESCO World Heritage-listed Galle Fort.

Itinerary Sri Lanka In-Style 2025



Inclusions Sri Lanka In-Style 2025



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  • Cruise the Negombo Lagoon at sunset
  • Enjoy a BBQ welcome dinner
  • Observe Negombo's local fish markets
  • Tour the cave temples of Dambulla
  • Trek through the monastic ruins of Ritigala
  • Enjoy an afternoon jeep safari in Minneriya National Park searching for sambar deer, leopards and elephants
  • Visit the medieval capital of Polonnaruwa
  • Tour the ancient rock fortress of Sigiriya
  • Visit a typical home in a Sri Lankan village for lunch
  • Visit the Coconut House
  • Visit the Matale Spice Plantations
  • Tour the Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic in Kandy
  • Visit the Royal Botanical Gardens of Peradeniya
  • Enjoy a cultural show and local traditional Kandyan dance performance
  • Learn about the tea-making process and sample Ceylon tea at a plantation
  • Join the locals and marvel at the stunning highland scenery for a short journey by train to Thalawakale Station
  • Visit the St. Clair and Devon Falls
  • Enjoy High Tea at the Grand Hotel
  • Visit the Elephant Transit Home in Udawalawe
  • Enjoy a jeep safari in Yala National Park
  • Drive along the south coast to Galle and see the World Heritage-listed Dutch Fort
  • Enjoy a walking tour of Galle
  • Learn about endangered turtles at a local hatchery
  • See the famous Stilt Fishermen at Weligama
  • Cruise the Madu River and visit the Moonstone Mine
  • Visit the moving Tsunami Museum which remembers the 2004 Boxing Day Tsunami
  • Tour Sri Lanka's capital of Colombo
  • Tour Colombo’s streets in open-top jeeps


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  • Return economy-class flights from Australia to Sri Lanka. Taxes included
  • Airport transfers on the first and last day of tour
  • All touring in air-conditioned vehicles (excluding jeep-safari vehicle)
  • Local train from Nanu Oya to Thalawakale Station



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  • 13 nights in 5 star specialty luxury hotels and resorts
  • 2 nights accommodation  a short walk from the historic walled city of Galle

Properties include:

  • 2 night stay at the Heritance Negombo, Negombo
    • With the Indian Ocean on its doorstep, The Heritance Negombo offers guests a deluxe experience. The highlight of this hotel is its large outdoor pool nestled amongst palm trees with views out to the ocean. The hotel also boasts 7 different dining options. Guest rooms are contemporary and full of natural light for a superior stay.
  • 4 night stay at the Water Garden, Sigiriya
    • Sigiriya Rock acts as the perfect backdrop to the luxurious Water Garden Sigiriya Hotel. Impeccable manicured gardens are in abundance at the hotel and can be explored by buggy. The hotel boasts an outdoor swimming pool, spa, restaurant and bar that complement the opulent guest villas.
  • 2 night stay at the Jetwing Gallery, Kandy
    • Nestled away from the hustle and bustle of Kandy’s city centre, and overlooking the Mahaweli River, is the opulent Jetwing Gallery. Surrounded by greenery and nature, the hotel’s infinity pool is the perfect place to unwind. The spacious guest rooms ensure a pleasant stay in this part of Sri Lanka.
  • 2 night stay at the Grand Hotel, Nuwara Eliya
    • Be transported back to Nuwara Eliya’s colonial past during a stay at the opulent Grand Hotel that dates back to 1891. The former residence of the governor of Sri Lanka, Sir Edward Barnes, the hotel boasts elegantly furnished rooms, a panoramic bar, luxurious pool and spa, and elegant high tea served on manicured lawns.
  • 2 night stay at the Jetwing Resort, Yala
    • The best of Sri Lanka’s hospitality and wildlife collide at Jetwing Yala. Situated on the edge of Yala National Park, the luxurious resort is nestled between the Indian Ocean and the untamed landscape of the national park. Guests can relax in pure luxury in the hotel that boasts an outdoor swimming pool, deluxe spa and contemporary décor.
  • 2 night stay at the Le Grand, Galle
    • Overlooking the Galle Fort, the Le Grand Galle offers a modern luxurious oasis in this historic destination. World-class service, modern décor and a relaxing atmosphere combine to offer an ultra-luxurious stay. The property boasts superior amenities including an outdoor swimming pool with breathtaking views of the Indian Ocean, a pool side bar, relaxing spa and more.
  • 1 night stay at the Shangri-la Hotel, Colombo
    • Luxury awaits at the Shangri-La Hotel in Colombo. Towering high above the city in the business district, the Shangri-La offers guests a superior stay with elegant décor, spacious rooms, a large outdoor pool, and direct access to the city’s premier One Galle Face Mall. Its central location means exploring Colombo is a breeze.

Hotels listed are an indication and are subject to change without notice.



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  • 15 breakfasts, 1 lunch and 13 dinners, including group welcome and farewell dinners

Tour Guides

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  • English-speaking national guide throughout (based on a min. of 6 passengers)
  • English-speaking locally based guides


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  • Porterage included where available

Some things to note

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Please note:

  • During the dry season of September and October Yala National Park may be closed to visitors, should the park not be open during one of our departure dates our groups will visit an different park, such as Lunugamvehera National Park.
  • Women may need a head scarf to enter some mosques and temples, and wear modest clothing that covers knees and shoulders. Also, a good tip is to pack a spare pair of socks in your daypack, as sometimes shoes need to be removed when entering and the ground can be hot.

Optional Excursions

  • All optional excursions are based on minimum participants and are subject to availability. The length of optional excursions advised is an approximate only. Optional excursions can be booked on tour directly with your Tour Director or guide. We recommend arranging the booking at the beginning of the tour to avoid disappointment. Please note some optional excursions may also be available on multiple or alternate days. Prices are a guide only and are subject to change without prior notice. Payment by cash is preferred as there are no guarantees that credit card facilities will be available. Please check with your Tour Director or guide locally for information relating to this. Credit card fees and exchange rates are at the discretion of your bank.

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Let's Talk Fitness

At Bunnik Tours, we pride ourselves on our ability to create unique, once in a lifetime small group tours that are filled with incredible experiences you might not be able to have on your own, or in a larger group. However, that does mean aspects of our itineraries can be challenging for some travellers.

We want to make sure all Bunnik Tours travellers enjoy their trip, not struggle through it, so let’s work together to ensure you’re on the right tour for your fitness level.

Fitness to Travel Requirements

Within seven days of making your booking, you will need to complete a Passenger Registration form, which also includes a fitness to travel declaration.

In this declaration, you must confirm you’re able to do the following:

  • Walk for a minimum of 2-3 hours daily at a group pace, on uneven surfaces without the use of any walking aid
  • Regularly walk up multiple flights of stairs and short, steep hills
  • Stand for extended periods of time without needing to sit down
  • Carry your own luggage
  • Get on and off various modes of transport without assistance, including small boats
  • Drive along very bumpy, dirt and gravel roads for extended period of time

If you do not feel that you can confidently manage all of the requirements set out above, please work with our team of Travel Specialists to find an alternative that is better suited to your current level of fitness.

Please visit our Fitness to Travel page for full details on our fitness policy.


 In the itinerary, this symbol indicates a particularly challenging day, where there will be extended periods of walking time, often across uneven ground and in areas of high altitude or heat and humidity.

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Dates & Prices Sri Lanka In-Style 2025

Dates & Prices
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*Prices are in AUD, per person twin share.

*Prices are in AUD, per person twin share.

Start Date End Date Tour Price
Per person
twin share
16 Jan 25
01 Feb 25
Guaranteed Departure
27 Feb 25
15 Mar 25
Guaranteed Departure
03 Apr 25
19 Apr 25
08 May 25
24 May 25
26 Jun 25
12 Jul 25
Guaranteed Departure
11 Sep 25
27 Sep 25
06 Nov 25
22 Nov 25

Additional Information

Valid from
Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Perth & Adelaide
Other departure cities
Please contact our office for applicable pricing
Booking Deposit
$500 per person
Total cost includes - Tipping Made Easy, from $200pp pre-paid
Single Supplement
From $3,325
Visa Information

You may need to obtain visas for this tour. Please check with your travel agent for further details. For Australian passport holders you may wish to visit our Passports and Visas page here for indicative information on what may be required.

Terms & Conditions

All prices shown are per person based on twin share. Prices and itineraries correct at current time but are subject to change. Please call for more details. View our full terms & conditions here.

Total cost includes air taxes

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