Discover Sri Lanka: New and Revamped Tours | Yampu Tours | News

Custom Travel Experiences Since 1998

Yampu Tours is thrilled to unveil two exhilarating new tours to Sri Lanka, alongside updated versions of our classic itineraries. Often hailed as one of the world’s best-kept secrets, Sri Lanka enchants with its wildlife, ancient ruins, stunning coastlines, and warm hospitality—the people themselves being among its greatest treasures.

Our enhanced itineraries promise a deeper immersion into Sri Lanka’s rich cultural tapestry, breathtaking landscapes, and vibrant wildlife encounters. We’ve curated experiences that include some of the country’s most pristine beaches, inviting you to discover paradise anew.

In addition, you can maximize your Sri Lankan tour by combining it with visits to India, the Maldives, or Dubai. Explore the stunning architecture and vibrant culture of Dubai, the rich historical treasures of India, or the pristine beaches of the Maldives. These combinations offer unique and unforgettable experiences, making your trip even more special.

Join us as we dive into the highlights of these tours and share what’s happening in Sri Lanka right now, making it the perfect time to plan your next great escape!

Introducing Two New Tours! 

Here are two exciting new trips that showcase the ancient wonders of Sri Lanka, along with its breathtaking coastal and highland destinations. Let’s dive in! 

Immerse yourself in an enchanting journey through Sri Lanka, where ancient civilizations, vibrant traditions, and stunning landscapes await at every turn.  Start in Negombo, the “Little Rome,” with its colonial architecture and bustling markets, then marvel at the ancient Buddhist cave art in Dambulla. 

Sacred Ruins of Anuradhapura

Explore the sacred ruins of Anuradhapura, Sri Lanka’s first capital, and witness majestic herds of elephants on a thrilling safari in Minneriya National Park. Climb the iconic Sigiriya Rock for panoramic views, enjoy scenic train journeys through tea plantations to Nuwara Eliya, and spot whales off the coast of Mirissa. Finally, wander the historic cobbled streets of Galle Fort. 
Every moment in Sri Lanka is a blend of discovery and wonder, promising an unforgettable adventure. 


Discover the captivating essence of Sri Lanka with this diverse itinerary, highlighting the island’s natural beauty, rich history, and vibrant culture. Starting from the sunny coastal town of Negombo, known for its scenic beaches and bustling fish markets, you’ll venture into the wilderness of Wilpattu National Park for an exhilarating safari experience. The cultural heart of Sri Lanka awaits in Sigiriya, where you’ll explore the iconic Sigiriya Rock Fortress and the ancient Dambulla Cave Temple. Immerse yourself in the tranquil village life of Hiriwadunna and witness the majestic elephants of Minneriya National Park. 


City of Galle, a UNESCO World Heritage

Continuing eastward, the picturesque beaches of Trincomalee offer a chance to marvel at the ocean’s silent giants during a whale and dolphin-watching excursion. Relax and enjoy the serene surroundings of Kalkudah before heading to the lush highlands of Ella, where tea plantations and breathtaking vistas abound. Conclude your adventure with a visit to the historic city of Galle, a UNESCO World Heritage site rich in colonial architecture and cultural charm. This itinerary promises an unforgettable experience, blending adventure, relaxation, and cultural immersion in the enchanting land of Sri Lanka. 

Introducing Our Revamped Classic Sri Lanka Tours!

Discover our enhanced classic adventures, now even more thrilling and unforgettable! 

Experience the complete essence of Sri Lanka on this comprehensive tour, where ancient cities, Buddhist temples, lush tea plantations, and vibrant wildlife converge. Begin in Colombo and journey to Anuradhapura, Sigiriya, and Kandy, each steeped in rich history and cultural significance.  


The Majestic Esala Perahera Festival, Kandy Sri Lanka
(The grand procession of the festival features ornately decorated elephants, traditional dancers, musicians, and firebreathers.)

Traverse the scenic Tea Country of Nuwara Eliya, explore the diverse habitats of Yala National Park with its iconic leopards, and delve into the pristine Sinharaja Rainforest, a UNESCO World Heritage site teeming with endemic species. Finally, unwind on the sandy shores of Bentota, renowned for its relaxing coastal vibes and water sports, completing an exhilarating journey through Sri Lanka’s wonders. 


Go on a cultural journey through Sri Lanka’s heartland, starting in Kandy, renowned for its UNESCO World Heritage status and vibrant cultural traditions. Visit the revered Temple of the Tooth, set against a picturesque backdrop of mountains and serene lakes, embodying Kandyan customs in dress, dance, and drumming.  



Tea Leaf Picking in Nuwara Eliya

Transition to the cooler climes of Nuwara Eliya, the island’s Tea Country, where tea plantations and scenic landscapes await, including the photogenic Lake Gregory and towering Pidurutalagala. Explore the Sinharaja Rain Forest, a UNESCO site teeming with rare endemic species, offering a unique birdwatching experience amidst its dense, biologically diverse canopy. Conclude your journey in Colombo, Sri Lanka’s bustling capital, where vibrant streets and cultural encounters await. 


Explore the diverse landscapes and wildlife of Sri Lanka on this adventure-packed journey. Begin in the vibrant cities of Colombo and Kandy, steeped in culture and modernity, then traverse the scenic tea plantations of Nuwara Eliya, nestled in the central highlands. 


 Leopard in Yala National Park

Experience the thrill of wildlife spotting in Yala National Park, home to elephants, leopards, and a variety of other species. Conclude your expedition in the lush jungles of Sinharaja Rainforest, a UNESCO World Heritage site teeming with endemic flora and fauna, including a remarkable 95% of Sri Lanka’s endemic bird species. 

Exploring Sri Lanka’s Top Beaches 

Sri Lanka, renowned for its history and stunning landscapes, also features some of the world’s most beautiful beaches. The island’s coastline offers a variety of seaside experiences, from peaceful retreats to lively surf spots. Here’s a guide to the best beaches in Sri Lanka, each with its own unique charm. 


Bentota Beach, Sri Lanka

  • Bentota Beach  
    • Located on the southwestern coast, Bentota Beach is ideal for families and water sports enthusiasts. Its wide, golden sands are perfect for sunbathing, while the calm waters are great for swimming and jet skiing. With a range of luxury hotels and resorts, Bentota offers a blend of relaxation and activity. 
  • Mirissa Beach  
    • Mirissa, on the southern coast, is a serene beach known for its crescent-shaped bay and crystal-clear waters. It’s a prime spot for whale watching, especially from November to April. This tranquil beach is perfect for those looking to unwind and witness the magnificent blue whales. 
  • Unawatuna Beach  
    • Near the historic city of Galle, Unawatuna is famed for its coral reef and biodiversity. The reef creates a natural swimming pool, ideal for snorkeling and scuba diving. The area features various accommodation options, from eco-lodges to boutique hotels, making it a popular choice for marine life enthusiasts. 
  • Arugam Bay  
    • On the southeast coast, Arugam Bay is a surfer’s paradise, known for its fantastic waves and international surfing competitions. The bay’s laid-back vibe and rustic accommodations attract a youthful, adventurous crowd. Visitors can also explore nearby lagoons and historical sites like the ancient Kudumbigala Monastery. 
  • Hikkaduwa Beach  
    • Hikkaduwa, along the southwestern coast, is renowned for its vibrant coral gardens and rich marine life. Snorkeling and diving are highlights here, with equipment readily available for rent. The beach is also known for its nightlife, featuring beach parties and seafood restaurants. 
  • Nilaveli Beach  
    • On the northeast coast, Nilaveli boasts soft, white sandy beaches and clear blue waters, ideal for a peaceful beach day. It’s also the gateway to Pigeon Island, a popular snorkeling spot. Nilaveli’s remote location offers a more secluded environment, perfect for relaxation. 
  • Tangalle Beach  
    • Tangalle offers picturesque and tranquil beaches with long stretches of unspoiled sand. The area is less commercialized, ideal for those seeking to escape the more touristy spots. Nearby Rekawa Beach is known for turtle watching, where five different species come to nest. 
  • Kalpitiya Beach  
    • For adventure lovers, Kalpitiya on the West Coast is the go-to destination for kitesurfing. Known for its strong winds, Kalpitiya is also home to dolphins, with boat tours available to watch these playful creatures in their natural habitat. 

Travel Tip: 

  • When planning a trip, consider the monsoon seasons. The west and south coasts are best visited from December to April, while the east coast is ideal from May to September. No matter when you visit, Sri Lanka’s beaches offer warm waters and tropical weather year-round. 

Sri Lanka’s beaches showcase the island’s diversity and beauty. Whether you’re seeking adventure, relaxation, or wildlife, these beaches offer something for everyone, blending local charm with breathtaking landscapes. Prepare for a beach experience that you’ll remember for a lifetime. 

Explore more amazing Sri Lanka tours and find the perfect fit for your dream vacation!  

Whether you’re captivated by the vibrant cities of Colombo and Kandy, the serene tea plantations of Nuwara Eliya, or the thrilling wildlife of Yala National Park and Sinharaja Rainforest, our tours offer unforgettable experiences tailored to your interests.  

Ready to embark on your next adventure? Discover more and plan your ideal Sri Lanka getaway today! 

Expand Your Sri Lankan Journey with Added Destinations!

Discover the best of Sri Lanka and beyond by combining your trip with visits to India, the Maldives, and Dubai. Enjoy diverse cultures, stunning landscapes, and unforgettable experiences all in one journey. 

Experience the best of the UAE, blending modern marvels with Emirati culture and adventure. Marvel at the Burj Khalifa, explore the vibrant souks of Dubai and enjoy thrilling desert activities. Discover Abu Dhabi’s Falcon Hospital and immerse yourself in local traditions at the Jumeirah Mosque. This combo offers a unique mix of stunning architecture, rich culture, and exhilarating experiences. 

  • Sri Lanka + India 

Exploring the History of India and Sri Lanka: Begin your journey in Northern India, exploring the architectural wonders of New Delhi, Agra, and Rajasthan. Visit the iconic Taj Mahal and vibrant cities like Jaipur and Udaipur. Continue to Sri Lanka, discovering ancient cities like Anuradhapura and the cultural treasures of Kandy, including the sacred Temple of the Tooth. This combination showcases the rich historical and cultural heritage of both countries. 

Tropical Paradise Tour: Combine the cultural richness of Sri Lanka with the idyllic beauty of the Maldives. After exploring Sri Lanka’s historical sites and vibrant cities, unwind on the pristine beaches of the Maldives. Enjoy crystal-clear waters, luxury resorts, and world-class snorkeling and diving. This combo trip offers the perfect balance of cultural exploration and tropical relaxation. 

Private, Personal, Sophisticated.

Travel doesn’t have to be complicated. Let us take care of your trip planning for you.

🗺️ Worry-free planning by experienced travel experts
🚵 Private Services and Local Guides
🧭 Rich Experiences with Exclusive Insights
📱 24/7 Support Team

And so much more…

Tags: Cultural , Destinations , Sri Lanka

Contact us for More Info!

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Type The CAPTCHA Code *