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Negombo: Fishing Village Highlights Tour in a Tuk-Tuk

1. Negombo: Fishing Village Highlights Tour in a Tuk-Tuk

Experience riding in a tuk-tuk, a typical vehicle used in Asia, on this guided trip around Negombo’s characteristic fishing village. Step into local life as you visit a local fish market and important historical sites, including the Sri Singama Kali Amman Kovil and Angurukaramulla Temple. Get picked up directly from your hotel by tuk-tuk, then move on to explore the countryside. Upon arrival in the town of Negombo, head to the buzzing Negombo Fish Market. Continue to the Negombo Dutch Fort, where you can wander through the fort while listening to the stories behind this fort from your guide. Afterward, stop at the Dutch Canal, which was an important link in the transportation route that supplied the Dutch colonial administration. The ride continues to Sri Singama Kali Amman Kovil, a major Hindu religious site. Here, you’ll be able to witness and capture the stunning murals and sculptures of the site. Later, visit Angurukaramulla Temple to uncover some of its 300 years of history. Your final visit before drop-off is at St. Mary’s Church, one of the largest cathedrals in Sri Lanka and a prominent religious site. Enjoy a sweet king coconut drink during the ride back to your accommodation.

Sigiriya Lion's Rock & Dambulla Golden Cave Temple Trip

2. Sigiriya Lion's Rock & Dambulla Golden Cave Temple Trip

day 1: morning: depart from colombo to dambulla early in the morning (approximately 4 hours by road). visit the golden cave temple (also known as the dambulla cave temple), a unesco world heritage site. explore the cave complex and admire the ancient buddhist statues and vibrant murals. afternoon: enjoy a vegan lunch at a local food stall in dambulla, experiencing authentic sri lankan flavors. visit the dambulla vegetable market and witness the bustling atmosphere and vibrant colors of the local produce. evening: embark on an exciting minneriya elephant safari. witness the world's largest gathering of asian wild elephants in the minneriya national park and observe these majestic creatures in their natural habitat. return to sigiriya and relax at your accommodation. day 2: morning: begin the day early and have a hearty breakfast at your accommodation. head to the sigiriya lion rock, another unesco world heritage site. embark on the climb to the top of the rock fortress and enjoy the panoramic views of the surrounding landscape. afternoon: enjoy a leisurely lunch at a local restaurant in sigiriya, savoring sri lankan cuisine. visit an art & craft village house near sigiriya. immerse yourself in traditional sri lankan arts and crafts, observe local artisans at work, and even try your hand at creating your own masterpiece. evening: choose between two options: pidurangala rock: climb pidurangala rock and witness a breathtaking sunset view. the panoramic vistas from the top make it an ideal spot for photography and enjoying the scenic beauty. yoga session with sunset: participate in a yoga session amidst the tranquil surroundings of sigiriya, accompanied by a beautiful sunset view. engage in rejuvenating yoga poses and meditation to unwind and relax. after the sunset activity: return to your accommodation in Colombo. note: please ensure that you have appropriate footwear, sun protection, and sufficient drinking water during the activities. respect the cultural and religious significance of the sites visited and adhere to any dress codes or guidelines provided by the local authorities.

From Negombo: City Tour & Fishing Village Tour by Tuk-Tuk

3. From Negombo: City Tour & Fishing Village Tour by Tuk-Tuk

07.00: Your day begins with a pick-up from your hotel for a memorable city tour of Negombo, Sri Lanka's fourth-largest city, known for its economic activity, urban living, and vibrant fishing industry. 07.30: Start your tour with a visit to the iconic Negombo catamarans at the local seafood market, Lellama. Witness the local fishermen bringing in the day's catch, creating a lively atmosphere that captures the essence of this coastal city. 08.00: Explore St. Mary's Church, a significant religious site reflecting Negombo's Christian heritage since the Portuguese colonial era. The church's construction resumed in 1874 and was completed in 1922, showcasing its historical and architectural significance. 08.30: Continue your journey to Sri Singama Kali Amman Kovil, a Hindu temple adorned with remarkable murals and sculptures, making it a must-visit religious site in Negombo. 08.45: Next, visit the Hamilton Canal, a 14.5 km waterway connecting Puttalam with Colombo. Built by the British in 1802, this canal played a vital role in historical transportation and trade. 09.00: Explore the Negombo Dutch Fort, originally constructed by the Portuguese and later rebuilt in a pentagonal shape by the Dutch in the 1640s. Immerse yourself in the fort's historical significance and architectural charm. 09.30: Conclude your tour at the Angurukaramulla Temple, one of Negombo's most renowned temples. Pass through the dragon's mouth, believed to ward off evil spirits, and discover a 300-year-old moss-covered ruin of an ancient library within the temple premises. 10.00: As your city tour comes to an end, you will be taken back to your hotel, cherishing the memories of exploring Negombo's cultural diversity and historical treasures.

Traditional Catamaran Ride with Negombo City Highlights

4. Traditional Catamaran Ride with Negombo City Highlights

Discover the enchanting highlights of Negombo on a captivating journey. Begin by immersing yourself in the vibrant fish market, where you can select your own fresh catch at the Negombo fishery village. Hand over your prized fish to a local restaurant for a delightful BBQ and grilling session. Explore the poignant history of the Katuwapitiya Catholic Church, which endured a tragic bomb blast in 2019, and then find serenity at the Agurukaaramulla ancient Buddhist temple, home to a magnificent Buddhist statue and lion's mouth. Continue your exploration with visits to two ancient Hindu temples along the picturesque beach road. Gain insight into local spices, herbs, and medicinal plants at a local herbal garden. Witness the artistry of clay brick-making at a local household factory and indulge in the delectable flavors of honey hoppers, a cherished local delicacy found along the beach road. Observe the fascinating process of dry fish preparation right on the beach and embark on an unforgettable Catamaran Ride, sailing along the lagoon. Marvel at the tiny islands, teeming with rich biodiversity and bustling shrimps and crabs catching nests. To elevate your experience, savor refreshing beers, king coconuts, and street snacks during the ride. Conclude this remarkable day by relishing a mouthwatering meal featuring the freshly caught fish at a local restaurant nestled on the lagoon island. Immerse yourself in Negombo's culture and create lasting memories on this exceptional journey.

Negombo's Lagoon Adventure: All-Inclusive Fishing Expedition

5. Negombo's Lagoon Adventure: All-Inclusive Fishing Expedition

"Negombo's Seafood Safari: Fish Market Exploration, Mangrove Boat Tour, Traditional Fishing, Catamaran Cruise, and Island Picnic"

Sri Lanka: Honeymoon in Paradise Island All-Inclusive Trip

6. Sri Lanka: Honeymoon in Paradise Island All-Inclusive Trip

Escape your day-to-day or celebrate a special occasion with this multi-day and all-inclusive honeymoon package, including luxury transportation, lodging, meals, and a carefully designed itinerary with plenty of free time in between activities and stops. Day 1Upon pickup, be greeted by your very own chauffeur guide and get taken to Negombo (an approximately 30-minute drive). At the hotel, spend the day at leisure relaxing and enjoying the hotel facilities. (Stay overnight at a 4-star hotel in Negombo on a half-board basis.) Day 2Start early with breakfast at your hotel, then head out for a wetland bird-watching tour at the Muthurajawela Sanctuary. The region supports 192 distinct species of flora and 209 distinct species of fauna, including slender loris. Get to know some of the identified species that have been shown to be indigenous to the marsh during your tour. See a variety of birds, which make up the dominant group of vertebrates in Muthurajawela. Later, head back to the hotel for an evening free at leisure. Later, set out on a romantic private cruise and dinner. (Stay overnight at a 4-star hotel in Negombo on a half-board basis.) Day 3Have breakfast at your hotel, then proceed to Kandy. Visit a local restaurant for lunch (payment direct), then go on a tour of the city. Check in to your next hotel, then enjoy a candlelight dinner. (Stay overnight at Simpson’s Forest Hotel on an all-inclusive basis.) Day 4After breakfast, join a tour of a tea factory and plantation, including a tea tasting experience. Next up is lunch, featuring a Sri Lankan lunch with cooking lessons alongside a chef at Gamagedara Resort. Sip on a selected cocktail or mocktail back at the hotel (11 AM to 10 PM by the glass) and join a high tea experience. Finish your evening with a sunset walk and a refreshment. (Stay overnight at Simpson’s Forest Hotel on an all-inclusive basis.) Day 5Enjoy a taste of luxury during a champagne breakfast at your hotel, then head to Peradeniya Railway Station to travel to Haputale by train. Reach Haputale Railway Station, check in to the hotel, and spend the rest of your evening freely. (Stay overnight at a 4-star hotel in Haputale on a half-board basis.) Day 6Grab breakfast, then visit Adhisam Bungalow. Travel back to the hotel for lunch before embarking on a tuk-tuk (auto rickshaw) tour to Lipton’s Seat. (Stay overnight at a 4-star hotel in Haputale on a half-board basis.) Day 7After breakfast at your hotel, reach Haputale Railway Station to journey from Haputale to Ella Railway Station. Sit down for lunch at a local restaurant in Ella, then proceed on a sightseeing tour including Ella Rock, Ella Gap, and the Rawana Waterfalls. (Stay overnight at 4-star hotel in Tangalle on a half-board basis.) Day 8Take time to enjoy your final hotel breakfast, then spend the whole day free at leisure. Take advantage of all the hotel resort facilities during your stay. (Stay overnight at Lagoon Paradise Beach Resort on a half-board basis). Day 9Continue to spend your time freely at the hotel before leaving for the airport via Galle. Finish your trip with a city tour in Galle if time permits. As all good things come to an end, you will be driven to the airport for your flight back home, taking with you your sweet memories of the trip.

Negombo: Lagoon Fishing Tour from Colombo Harbour!

7. Negombo: Lagoon Fishing Tour from Colombo Harbour!

Embark on an ideal day trip that immerses you in the vibrant ambiance of Negombo's bustling fish market. Here, you'll have the chance to purchase fresh fish for your upcoming lunch. Your adventure continues as you explore the tranquil mangroves by boat, try your hand at fishing alongside local fishermen, and witness the traditional fishing techniques they employ. The journey proceeds with a catamaran ride, culminating in a delightful picnic lunch on a picturesque island, complete with scrumptious grilled seafood. This shore excursion offers a unique opportunity to test and refine your fishing skills while bonding with the local fishermen, making it a memorable and immersive experience.

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