Enjoy a vivid exciting excursion while in Galle

Excursion

Take an excursion through Southern Sri Lanka and explore the rich colonial heritage of the iconic Dutch Fort. While a visit to the mask factory in Ambalangoda, with its exquisite collection, will keep you awestruck, a boat ride on Maduganga is a memorable experience. Take a trip to the Turtle Hatchery. See newborn turtles being released into the sea and also get an unforgettable insight of renowned attractions such as Rumassala and Jungle beach.

Hikkaduwa

Hikkaduwa is a surfer’s paradise where also snorkelers and divers are assured of colorful underwater delights. An island temple, tsunami museum and turtle sanctuary add to the experience of perfect sunsets, incredible sand, tranquil waters, great bars and restaurants. Hikkaduwa beach is also the happening place for amazing night-life.

Unawatuna

Love to laze by tranquil blue waters?  Then Unawatuna - a lovely banana-shaped beach surrounded by palm trees, is the place for you. Voted as one of the best beaches in the world by Discovery Channel, this awesome beach is the most famous tourist destination in the country.

 

Rumassala

Rumassala Sanctuary, with its mythical history, is a popular nature lover’s paradise and a good hideout away from the busy town. Surrounding the legendary hill, embedded in the epic Ramayana, this lush piece of land is said to be part of the Himalayas.

Galle Fort

Colonial glory not found in any other place in Sri Lanka. You will love the amazing walk around the Galle Fort. The Fort has an interesting history of being in the hands of the Portuguese, English, and Dutch.  Enjoy the museums, shops, and restaurants it now houses. 

Safari

Engage in a safari to nurture your enthusiasm. Visit Yala National Park, with the highest density of leopards, and Udawalawe, famous for elephants with an Elephant Orphanage nearby. You could also visit Singharaja Rain Forest, a world heritage and biodiversity hotspot, which will be a perfect wildlife experience.