Treks of Sri Lanka

Treks of Sri Lanka

Get ready for an assault on your senses & let’s not mince words here as this is the most extreme multisport tour this island has to offer. While being scenic across rugged & remote countryside, this trip is a total self sufficient trip. You would traverse through some of the driest, hottest, coldest & tallest terrains of Sri Lanka. World Heritage forests, National Heritage sites & restricted waterways are only some of the encounters that would leave you breathless in more ways than one!

This is a suggested tour. It can be tailor-made to suit your requirements. Please contact us for a tailor made tour.

Itinerary

Day 01
We meet-up very early besides an ancient irrigation system, to kayak down its currents. Midway picnic lunch & we make camp for the night besides the hiking trail. Dinner & overnight stay at campsite.

Day 02
Decamp early & leave after breakfast on the trek. Our path lies besides a river system with its many streams. With a picnic lunch midway we camp for the night at a village or a grass plain with dinner.

Day 03
Decamp after breakfast & commence the long trek besides a waterway. Midway we stop for lunch & complete the day at an ancient village. This was the area that the last King of Sri Lanka was heading to & had he made it, in all probability this island would still be a Kingdom. This location is also the burial site of the last two princesses of Sri Lanka.

Day 04
Decamp after breakfast & commence ascending a seemingly impossible rockface, besides a stream. Midway we stop for lunch & re-commence the uphill task. We make camp atop a grass platform where we stay for the night with dinner.

Day 05
Decamp after breakfast & get ready for a roller coaster day! Up & down steep valleys with a few waterfalls to negotiate, dense jungle, the odd creepy-crawly are only some of the obstacles. This is a long-hard day where we need to get ourselves into a grass plain, which is the only habitable place around. We stop for a quick picnic lunch besides a waterway with dinner & overnight stay at the campsite.

Day 06
Leave after breakfast & ascend to an ancient village where we have a late lunch. We make camp here as there’s no place to camp hereon. Witness a world where time has stood still since Royal times. These folks live a quality life, fully utilizing the forests for their needs. Dinner is a communal affair where we share our meal. Overnight in tents.

Day 07
After easy breakfast we trek & then ascend a Mt. top to make camp. Astounding views of the entire countryside, not forgetting that you’re on a very large plateau of grass & flowers [“This could easily be one of the top 10 campsites in the world” Tim Bennett – UK 1997]. Dinner at campsite with overnight stay.

Day 08
Decamp after breakfast & leave for the river, where lunch will be made after a refreshing swim. Trek uphill towards an ancient bungalow in the middle of nowhere. Dinner & overnight stay at the bungalow.

Day 09
Leave leisurely after breakfast to the ridge of the mountain where on the other side camp will be made besides a stream. Late lunch after a swim and an evening at leisure with dinner & overnight stay at the campsite.

Day 10
Decamp after breakfast & leave on mountain bikes. Its steep hills both up & down the near 70KM’s. forest path, estate roads & secondary roads have to be negotiated on your machines We have a picnic lunch besides a stream before the final assault of uphill riding. You’re then rewarded with a 16KM downhill descent, all the way to camp besides one of the deepest waterways. Dinner & overnight stay at the campsite.


Day 11
Leave after breakfast on kayaks across the reservoir. This is a very exhilarating ride over an ancient submerged town. We meet at the other end of the lake to pick you up however reluctantl.

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Best time to Visit
October to July

Itinerary Sketch

  • Day 1 - Arrival / Paro / Thimpu
  • Day 2 - Thimpu
  • Day 3 - Thimphu / Punakha / Wangdue
  • Day 4 - Wangdue / Gangtey
  • Day 5 - Gangtey / Bumthang
  • Day 6 - Bumthang
  • Day 7 - Bumthang / Punakha
  • Day 8 - Punakha / Paro
  • Day 9 - Paro
  • Day 10 - Paro
  • Day 11 - Paro / Departure
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Tailor-made Suggestions
  • Fly to Delhi, the capital of India, to explore the narrow and winding lanes of Old Delhi.
  • You can also extend your trip to Agra to see the mesmerising Taj Mahal, a monument dedicated to love.
  • Relax and rejuvenate at a Spa Resort near Delhi.