Sri Lanka tours

Cathy's verdict
From its fascinating ancient cities to stunning wildlife, beautiful beaches and a taste of colonial life, Sri Lanka has plenty to discover – and an escorted tour is a great way to see the sights with zero hassle amongst a small group of fellow travel enthusiasts. Ideal for 50+ travellers.

Recommended tour operator: Cox & Kings

Cox & Kings says

With its diverse attractions and wealth of cultural sites, wildlife sanctuaries and beaches spread across the island, Sri Lanka is best discovered on a group tour. You can relax and soak up the incredible sights and atmosphere whilst your professional driver and tour manager leads the way.

  • fascinating itinerary
  • solos only
  • wildlife

We have created a wonderful two-week holiday, for solo travellers only, which encompasses all the very best of Sri Lanka – aptly called Splendours of Sri Lanka, it’s one of our most popular tours. With several departures throughout the year, the tour groups average 12 people with a maximum of up to 18. Everyone has their own twin or double room in four- and five-star hotels throughout – and no single supplement.

There are so many highlights to look forward to – a tour of Colombo, visits to the ancient city of Anuradhapura, Kandy Botanical Gardens and a tea plantation, a scenic rail journey through the tea country, a tour of Galle, the Dambulla Caves and other incredible experiences such as climbing the impressive Lion Rock at Sigiriya and the chance to spot leopards and sloths in the Wilpattu National Park.

Our tour ends with three days on the beach at Wadduwa and a farewell dinner amongst your new found friends.

Find out more about our solos-only tour of Sri Lanka and travelling solo with Cox & Kings.

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