DISCOVER SRI LANKA 14 day adventure
See the mysterious South Asian country that was named one of the best new destinations on 2019. It is a place that really has something for everyone - waves, wildlife, mountain peaks, rainforests, tea plantations, and incredible cuisine.
Take one of the most beautiful train journeys in the world - between Kandy and Ella. Climb over 4,000 feet, slowly through between rice paddies, tea terraces, and bridges, including the infamous Nine Arches Bridge.
Discover Sri Lanka's Big Four - leopards, elephants, sloth bears, and blue whales. Visit Udawalawe National Park and see 600 of Sri Lanka’s 5,800 wild elephants, and Yala National Park with the highest leopard concentration in the world.
Climb Adam's Peak (Sri Pada) at a soaring 2,243 metres.
Take the stairs through the clouds towards Sigiriya Rock Fortress.
Surf the perfect waves of Arugam Bay on the east coast.
Visit Anuradhapura, Sri Lanka's first capital and now a UNESCO World Heritage site. A must visit for anyone interested in archeology, religion, and history.
Wander through Dambulla Cave Temple, dating back to first century BC, complete with 157 statues of the Buddha.
Try Sri Lankan tea and see why it is one of the biggest tea exporters in the world.
ROOM + WILD retreats
Wild Coast Tented Lodge is a unique luxury camp on the shores of the Indian Ocean and next to Yala National Park in Sri Lanka. The unique architecture was created by Dutch, English and Sri Lankan designers, using natural materials, and masterfully diminishing the line between man-made and nature. There are 28 luxury tents, called Cocoons & Urchins, in the shape and colour of the surrounding rock formations, and the aerial view of a leopard's paw print. Enjoy expedition chic design, complete with copper bathtubs and four-poster beds, views to the jungle or the ocean, and private plunge pools in some. Cool off in the pool after a day of exploring. Visit the Sanctuary Spa and get one of the traditional Sri Lankan treatments, using Ceylon Tea and Ceylon Cinnamon.
Cape Weligama is a beautiful coastal resort, along raw majestic cliffs and soaring Indian Ocean in Sri Lanka. Take in the sound of crashing waves, the surrounding lush jungle, and wild tropical flowers throughout the property at one of Sri Lanka’s most luxurious retreats.
The layout of the resort resembles a traditional Sri Lankan village. Stay in one 39 large private abodes, designed by one of Asia's most well known architects, Lek Bunnag. Each room is named after an explorer on a Ceylon journey and is complete with terracotta-tiled rooftops, large terraces, Sonos wireless audio, steam rooms, and a stone bathtubs.
Take in the view from the crescent-shaped infinity pool. Visit the spa and try a treatment with organic Sri Lankan spice scrubs made from clove, nutmeg, sweet orange and sandalwood, or Ceylon tea - a known antioxidant.