Buddhas & Beaches

Local traditional beliefs

Buddha Statues

Paradise Beaches


Luxury at its best


This tour is designed to bring you home feeling enlightened and refreshed. Combining the spiritual side of SriLanka where you experience buddhist monasteries, shrines and temples. Take you to spend time and leave the production of ceylon tea from its plucking, manufacturing and finally distribution from it’s tea factory and plantation. Tour Pannawala Asiatic Elephant Orphanage in the hills of Kandy. The orphanage was primarily  designed to afford care and protection to the many baby elephants found in the jungles without their mothers.

A rousing shorter cultural tour of Sri Lanka which serves up exciting experiences of this tropical island, followed by a week of leisure and relaxation with meditating your body, mind and soul in luxury at the island country of Maldives.


Tour Highlights

  • Combining two countries in one tour
  • Visit rock caves & the spice plantation
  • Experience Buddhist Monasteries, Shrines & Temples
  • Tour an Asiatic Elephant Orphanage
  • All about Ceylon Tea, it's cultivation & manufacturing at a Tea Plantation
  • Soak in the sea, sun & sand at Maldives
  • Meditate your mind & soul
  • Stay in a luxury Island resort

Quick Specs

Duration : 14 Days

Price : Call +44 (0) 131 202 6438

Season : April - November

Level : Easy ( What's this?) Easy: Flights / Vehicle / First Class Train based touring or walking on flat or gently graded terrain for up to a 1 or 2 hours. Comfortable accommodations with private bath facilities.
Moderate: Longer days of more rigorous touring, perhaps very rough roads or longer, steeper walks, some travel by overnight or day trains. May include stay in simple hotels with basic facilities at some destinations in camps with good facilities.
Difficult: Strenuous horse or camel riding, walking in mountains or lowland jungle for more than five hours a day. May include extensive camping or stay in lodges with basic facilities.

Itinerary Brief

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To call our Indian sub-continent travel specialist on +44 (0) 131 202 6438

We will be happy to go though the tour costs / to what this tour includes, excludes and how we can customise it to your taste.

Add-on Options

Suggested Adaptations to this tour:

You can decide the number of days you spend in the Maldives or perhaps visit Kerala in South India before Sri Lanka.

How it works:




Upgrade to hotel marked with**will be additional.

**Transfer from/to Male airport to/from hotel by Sea Plane will be additional

- Peak period supplement will be applicable at Grand Hotel Nuwara Eliya

The Hotels covered in this Itinerary are:

Amaya Lake Resort
Amaya Hill Resort
Adaaran Club Rannalhi / Taj Exotica & Spa


The raban drum heralds your arrival. Four older women, flashing beautiful Sri Lankan smiles, encircle a large barrel drum where they pound out a hearty rhythm. Flowing white vesak lanterns hang from the high ceilings of the open air lobby. Meander down a forested path to discover your villa, or continue to the Warichchi Village and begin a weeklong journey in the Ayurvedic Spa.


A palace in the hills. Architecture and details that embody the spirit of the ancient Kingdom of Kandy . A cool retreat perched high above a town renowned as the most beautiful in Sri Lanka.



Rannalhi was a favourite transit destination for islanders, being the final fresh-water landfall on the journey south from Khaafu Atoll in the Maldives. Known as ‘the measure of gold’ (ran means gold, nalhi is a unit of measure) for its beauty and fertility, Rannalhi island is now home to an all-action fun resort where good times and friendship make for unforgettable tropical holidays.


Taj Exotica Resort & Spa, Maldives, is an exclusive, private and romantic island resort lush with tropical plants and encircled by clear blue waters of one of the largest lagoons of the Maldives.


Taj Exotica Resort & Spa spreads idyllically along a pristine beach and the serene lagoon. The award-winning resort, now re-launched, seamlessly extends the magic of the island’s blessed natural beauty in its design even as it offers the finest contemporary luxuries and services. Jiva Grande Spa, an authentic Indian spa, offers a range of signature wellness experiences. A choice of gourmet cuisine, water sports, and recreation make for a complete and exclusive destination.

The resort is only 15 minutes by a private luxury speedboat, available 24 hours, from Malé International Airport.


Day 1 - Fly
Day 2 - Colombo / Sigiriya
Day 3 - Sigiriya
Day 4 - Sigiriya / Kandy
Day 5 - Kandy
Day 6 - Kandy / Nuwara
Day 7 - Nuwara / Colombo
Day 8 - Colombo / Maldives
Day 9 - Maldives
Day 10 - Maldives
Day 11 - Maldives
Day 12 - Maldives
Day 13 - Maldives
Day 14 - Maldives / Departure

Maps to follow soon