Sail to Sallitivu Island – 5 Days Itinerary

This is a 5 day model itinerary. Within it one night sailing tour to Sallitivu Island in Pasikuda is included. For the first night, we drive you to Sigiriya straight. You reach your chartered yacht the next day at 4 PM. Next day after lunch onboard we continue the journey on wheels to Kandy, and to Colombo afterwards. Read the detail itinerary below. (updated on : 12 Sep 2020)

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After your first night in Sigiriya, the second day we drive to Pasikuda. In there, the captain welcomes you on-board at 4 PM. We set sail to fabulous deserted island of Sallitivu for three hours to anchor there. The chef will prepare your dinner on-board fresh. Next day morning, after the breakfast, set sail to Elephant Rock to swim and snorkel. After your lunch on-board at Elephant Rock, we continue to the rest of the tour on four wheels.

The yacht will be decided by us on availability. Find out more details about availability of yachts and boats, here.

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Terms and conditions

Booking : Book online, call us or drop us an email.
Price :
 The price may slightly go up or down at the time of booking.
Payment : Full payment is settled prior starting the tour/excursion.
Days of the tour or the hours of excursion : The tour or the excursion is completed within mentioned time.
Per hour vehicle detention fee : 3 USD - Tuk Tuk / 5 USD Standard car & van
Weather : If weather conditions are unfavourable activities will be adjusted accordingly.
Today's Marine Forecast : Sri Lanka Department of Meteorology / Buoyweather
Transportation to a destination : Click Here to reserve with an excursion.

Accommodations : When the rooms are not vacant at scheduled accommodation, we are obliged to consult you first with the options available. But if there is no time left to do so, we always reserve the right to replace the accommodation with fair accommodation.
Supplements : Basic child supplement includes extra bed and meals (For age 6-12) / All inclusive adult supplement includes entrance tickets and all other activities mentioned / All inclusive child supplement includes extra bed and meals plus entrance tickets and all the activities mentioned.
Child : Age 0 - 6 does not incur any costs with the conditions that the bed is shared and no special requests are made. 
Accommodation cancellation policy : a) 21 Days & above no cancellation fee. b) 15-20 Days - 50% cancellation on the basis booked. c) 14 Days and below & No Show - 100% cancellation on the basis booked.
Refund : Refund will be determined after reducing third party's and our costs.

About the itinerary

Available : May to October
Arranging time needed : 2 days
Hottest month : 

Starting point : BI Airport
Departure point : BI Airport
Whole touring days : 4 nights (5 days)

Room allocation : 1 pax (single room/cabin) / 2 pax ( 1 double room/1 cabin) / 3 pax (1 double & 1 single rooms/2 cabins) / 4 pax (2 double rooms/cabins) / 5 pax (2 double rooms & 1 single room/3 cabins) / 6 pax (3 double rooms/cabins) / 8 pax (4 double rooms/cabins).

Restrictions : Do not touch corals please / Be a responsible and ethical snorkeler and diver / No flash photography of ancient paintings / Cover your knees and shoulders before enter any temple. / Do not leave plastics behind / Please do not feed wild animals.

Price includes : Vehicle reflecting number of guests / Accommodation with breakfast and dinner / Ultra modern yacht with 4 spacious cabins with all drinks and meals onboard / Entrance tickets mentioned / Personal guides mentioned / Water / All Gov taxes.

Child price : Aged 6 - 12 is considered a child / Aged 0 - 6 is free of charge.

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Optional : A well-spoken local animal expert / historian could be arranged with an additional fee.

You may bring : Hat and sun glass / Sun cream / Camera

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1 Day - Sigiriya

Sigiriya - Sri Lanka

Excursions - After a warm welcome, we drive straight to Sigiriya, four hour drive. This is your first destination. (If you have a late arrival please let us know).

Read further, here.

Accommodation - Aliya Resort and Spa / Room category - Deluxe room / Meal plan - Dinner & Breakfast.

2 Day - Sallitivu Island

Excursions - After breakfast, a guided tour to Sigiriya Fortress is enjoyed. After that we drive towards to Pasikuda. The captain will welcome you on-board at 4 PM. Today we set sail to anchor at fabulous deserted Sallitivu Island after three hours of sail. Just enjoy the view of amazing coastline and the virgin coral reef. Cold drinks and snack is provided. Your chef will prepare a fresh dinner on-board.

Read further - here.

Accommodation - Ultra modern Yacht Room category - Cabin / Meal plan - Snack and Dinner.

3 Day - Kandy

Peradeniya Garden - KandyExcursions - With breakfast on board, you are free to enjoy snorkeling the pristine coral reef and paddling boards. After an early lunch onboard we start driving to Kandy. We arrive in Kandy around 5 PM. A tour of Kandy Temple concludes the day. Before we check in to the hotel, you may prefer to enjoy the city and dinner outside today.

Read further - here.

Accommodation - Cinnamon Citadel Room category - Deluxe / Meal plan - Breakfast.

4 Day - Colombo

Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage - Sri LankaExcursions - After breakfast, we drive to enjoy a tour of Peradeniya Botanical Garden. We visit Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage afterwards, on the way to Colombo.  You can enjoy watching elephant boating and feeding baby elephant for a change.

Ideas - Ask us to reserve dinner at Crab Ministry.

Read further - here.

Accommodation - Kingsbury Hotel Room category - Deluxe room / Meal plan - Breakfast.

5 Day - Departure

Katunayake - Sri Lanka

Our driver will pick you up from the hotel and drive you to the Airport.

We will say farewell to you until next time!

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