Sri Lanka Things To Do

Whether you want wildlifeculture, adventure or chill out excursions, there are so many things to do on a Sri Lanka holiday or honeymoon. We can create bespoke packages that include the right combination of excursions for you, but you can also decide to add other excursions once you're there as your personal driver will take you to do them 'off the cuff' as long as it's within reaching distance from where you are in the country.

Here's a menu of some of the main activities and experiences on offer throughout Sri Lanka's different areas. There are other things to do as well that we may not have listed here, if there's something you're hoping to do that isn't listed here please get in touch with us and we'll tell you whether it's possible for the travel dates you have in mind.

Cultural Triangle

  • Sigiriya rock fortress
  • Golden cave temples of Dambulla
  • Minneriya wildlife safari park
  • Elephant ride
  • Polonnaruwa ancient city ruins
  • Anuradhapura ancient city ruins
  • Trekking through jungle

West Coast

  • Great Beaches
  • Sea turtle hatchery
  • Glass bottom boat ride
  • River boat safari
  • Water sports including jet ski and donut rings

South East Coast

  • Yala National Park leopard wildlife safari
  • Arugam Bay beach (famous for surfing)
  • Beach walks and coastal views
  • Sleepy seaside villages


  • City tour
  • Shops, restaurants and bars galore
  • Old bustling markets
  • Coastal view


  • Elephant Orphanage
  • Temple of the Tooth
  • Cultural Show
  • Botanical Gardens
  • City tour

Tea plantation Mountains

  • Tea plantations
  • Tea factory visit
  • Picking tea leaves
  • Scenic train journeys
  • Water falls
  • Trekking up mountains
  • Horton Plains National Park and World's End

South West Coast

  • Great Beaches
  • Laid back beach towns
  • Blue whale & dolphin watching safari
  • Sea turtle hatchery
  • Sleepy fishing towns and harbours

East Coast

  • Great Beaches
  • Trincomalee tour including harbour views
  • Water sports including snorkling, jet ski and scuba diving
  • Pigeon Island National Park (snorkeling etc)


  • Fort tour including ramparts and the lighthouse
  • Colonial relics
  • Shops, restaurants and bars
  • Coastal view

If you would like to receive a personalised package and price from us, then please get in touch as our team are always here to help you.