This 16 day itinerary provides the opportunity to observe the extraordinary wealth of birds that Sri Lanka has to offer and experience the stunning scenery and rich culture of this island nation. You will be staying in a range of unique eco lodges.
The tour takes in Sri Lanka's Dry Zone, providing a base to explore the ancient ruins of Sigiriya and the abundant wildlife of the surrounding jungle ecosystem. You will then head south to the Hill Country, an area famous for its tea plantations and onwards to the Back of Beyond Kahanda Modera, an eco-villa set amongst lagoons and marshes - perfect for a spot of twitching.
Coming to the end of your trip you'll visit Sinharaja Rainforest, which is home to 17 of Sri Lankas 23 endemic bird species.
- The rural surroudings of The Mudhouse
- Trekking through Sinharaja
- Sigiriya Rock Fortress
- Back of Beyond Eco Lodge
- Scenic train journey