Sri Lanka Luxury Family Holidays – Best Child Friendly Treks & Tours

KEY FACTS

DIRECT FLIGHTS FROM UK: Non-stop from London daily

FLYING TIME: 11.5 hours

TIME DIFFERENCE:  + 6 hours

BEST TIME TO TRAVEL: Between December and April. Ideal for the Christmas and Easter school holidays.

PLACES TO GO & THINGS TO DO:

  • Experience the bathing of orphaned elephants
  • Explore ancient forts
  • See blue whales breaching
  • Visit a tea plantation
  • Go on a morning safari for elephants and varied wildlife
  • Be part of ancient history with temples, ruins and monuments
  • Climb Lions Rock
  • Release baby turtles into the ocean
  • Relax on the beautiful beaches
  • Taste a true curry
Sri Lanka is the perfect destination for an active family holiday in the UK’s winter and spring months. It is full of child friendly excursions and unique family experiences.Positioned on the Southern tip of India, Sri Lanka is just above the equator and experiences 2 distinct seasons, the wet monsoon season and a tropical dry season between December to March. It is surrounded by the Indian Ocean, and has a varied landscape offering a unique family experience of mountainous jungle terrain, vivid green tea plantations and tropical, palm fringed beaches; it is home to a profusion of wild life and exotic plants for the family to explore via its 26 national parks, its safari drives, whale and dolphin watching and elephant sanctuaries. Although it is small it packs a punch with its history that dates back thousands of years leaving behind rich ruins of temples, tombs, statues, shrines, cave temples and murals. It is packed full of World Heritage Sites. It has something special for all of the family to experience.

SRI LANKA LUXURY FAMILY HOLIDAYS – CHILD FRIENDLY TOURS

COLOMBO

An airport city with beaches, heritage walks and temples. If you like crab then visit the Ministry of Crabs Take a sea plane up to the lush tea plantations For more details of a Child Friendly Luxury Holidays call 01932 863300 ENQUIRE

CULTURAL TRIANGLE: The central northern area

Family exploring in the ancient city of Polonnaruwa Climb the Sigiry Rock Fortress, also called Lion Rock. Visit the Dambulla Cave Temples. Take a family safari in the Minneriya National Park renowned for their elephant populations. For more details of a Child Friendly Luxury Holidays call 01932 863300 ENQUIRE

THE HILL COUNTRY: The central southern area

Visit the Millenium Elephant Foundation Visit the very sacred Temple of the Tooth Visit the Amba estate tea plantation For more details of a Child Friendly Luxury Holidays call 01932 863300 ENQUIRE

The South

Visit Galle, the old fort city on the Southern coast and catch a game of world famous cricket Experience whale watching at Mirissa on the Southern tip of the island Paddle a raft down one of the raging rivers in the south west. Relax on one of the sandy beaches on the South West coast. For more details of a Child Friendly Luxury Holidays call 01932 863300 ENQUIRE

To plan the Best, Luxury, Family Holiday Sri Lanka:

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