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Sigiriya and Minneriya Great Escape provided by Belkin Tales Holidays

Sigiriya and Minneriya Great Escape

Sigiriya and Minneriya Great Escape
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Tour snapshot
Duration:
10–12 hours
Taking Covid-19 safety measures
Hotel pickup offered
Stroller accessible
Ticket type:
Mobile
Free cancellation
About
Minneriya Flood Plains, one of most beautiful landscapes in North Central Province Sri Lanka with a land extent of 88890 ha where especially home for Wild Elephants and other 24 Species of Mammals, 160 Species of Birds, 09 Species of Amphibians, 25 Species of Reptiles, 26 Species of Fish, and 75 Species of Butterflies. Minneriya has been accredited as National Wildlife Sanctuary and Wildlife Conservation as well that highly restricted with regulations but amply open for public year around with some closing periods due to monsoon rain and flooding of the plains. The flood plains appear as the most popular Sri Lankan wild elephants sighting and facilitate with Jeeps and appropriate safari fleets. Hiring a trekker is viable for enhance the experience with proper knowledge and Entrance Fees are regulated by National Wildlife of Sri Lanka and Jeeps are provided by private operators. 400 km return day tour is easily possible from Colombo / Negombo or even from Bentota Beach areas.
Know before you go
  • Duration: 10-12 hours
  • Mobile tickets accepted
  • Instant confirmation
Cancellation policy
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
Available languages
German, English, French
What to expect
Know before you go
  • Duration: 10-12 hours
  • Mobile tickets accepted
  • Instant confirmation
Available languages
German, English, French
Cancellation policy
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
What to expect
Need help booking?
Call the number below and use the product code: 162059P6
Important information
Inclusions
  • Private transportation
  • Local Site Guide
  • Bottle of Water
  • Hotel Pick up & Drop off
  • Safari Jeep Fees
Exclusions
  • Snacks
  • All Entrance Fees
  • Entry/Admission - Sigiriya The Ancient Rock Fortress
  • Entry/Admission - Minneriya National Park
Duration
10–12 hours
Departure details
  • Traveler pickup is offered.
  • We'll pick you up by any hotel in Colombo or Negombo
  • Airports:
  • Bandaranayake Intl Airport, Colombo Sri Lanka
  • Hotel pickup is offered. View the hotel list on our checkout page to see if yours is included among the pickup points.
Additional information
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Infant seats available
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Inclusions
  • Private transportation
  • Local Site Guide
  • Bottle of Water
  • Hotel Pick up & Drop off
  • Safari Jeep Fees
Exclusions
  • Snacks
  • All Entrance Fees
  • Entry/Admission - Sigiriya The Ancient Rock Fortress
  • Entry/Admission - Minneriya National Park
Departure details
  • Traveler pickup is offered.
  • We'll pick you up by any hotel in Colombo or Negombo
  • Airports:
  • Bandaranayake Intl Airport, Colombo Sri Lanka
  • Hotel pickup is offered. View the hotel list on our checkout page to see if yours is included among the pickup points.
Duration
10–12 hours
Return details
  • Returns to original departure point
Additional information
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Infant seats available
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Travel safe during COVID-19
Last updated: Apr 19, 2021
A note from Sigiriya and Minneriya Great Escape
You have to provide PCR test results if it's required by the authorities.
What you can expect during your visit
  • Temperature checks for tour participants upon arrival
  • Contactless payment for gratuities and add-ons
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
What you can expect during your visit
  • Temperature checks for tour participants upon arrival
  • Contactless payment for gratuities and add-ons
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
  • Face masks provided for travelers
Itinerary
  • You'll get picked up
    See Important Information for details
  • 1
    Sigiriya The Ancient Rock Fortress
    Stop: 2 hours - Admission excluded
    See details
  • 2
    Minneriya National Park
    Stop: 2 hours - Admission excluded
    See details
  • You'll return to the starting point
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Detailed Reviews: Reviews order informed by descriptiveness of user-identified themes such as cleanliness, atmosphere, general tips and location information.

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Mabel F
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Friends
It was my 1st visit to Sri Lanka as organised by this esteem co. lead by Mr Namal our tour guide. We are blessed to engage them esp our tour guide who are very professional throughout the journey.
What was best,was that my sister gave me a surprise birthday celebration assisted by the staff on a train.
Will be going for another trip to cover other destination. Kudos! Mr Namal and team
God bless and Big Thank you....
Written January 19, 2020
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About the operator

This experience only has a few reviews, but you can read what other travelers have to say about the operator.

By: Belkin Tales Holidays
Silas C
Silas C
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Perfect tour!
It was a great tour. I even received homemade food for breakfast which tasted really great! I can only recommend it
suzannedI6874CA
suzannedI6874CA
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Highly recommended tour service
We wanted to split up the usual day trip into 2 days and ad some other activities. Namal gave me a clear trip and c
reese67404
reese67404
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Great Trip
The sites are amazing and well worth the trip. Even it's a long day our driver Rukshan made it so comfortable. I th
samcurrie
samcurrie
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Rukshan was a star
The day started early and Rukshan collected us at 5am. Due to a downpour it took us a little longer to get to where
733wendyn
733wendyn
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Things are not as they seem
The actual sites are amazing and well worth the trip. VERY long day so be prepared, left at 5:30am and returned at
jignavpatel2016
jignavpatel2016
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Wonderful tour but long day
Very long day but if you’re limited on time then this is a good way to pack in a lot of sites and info. But you wil
A3645EBbobd
A3645EBbobd
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Beauty beyond words
Quite adventurous tour, spiced up by heavy rain at times. Very good job by the tour guide, experienced and keeps th
IFH76
IFH76
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Great tour for a week
We have visited Sri Lanka with two families. It was a full week tour we made more than 1200 km Visited more than fi
131santhanamg
131santhanamg
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Amazing tour of Central and South Sri Lanka
This was our first visit to the beautiful island country and I wanted to cover as many places in 5 days. Namal gave
edwinpL4865RP
edwinpL4865RP
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Wonderful fuss-free tour to beautiful sights
We had Mr Nala for our guide. Such a knowledgeable, sincere man. Always with a big smile for us and everyone else h
zubiyas2020
zubiyas2020
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First holiday with my husband !!
Well it was one of the best holiday of mine, firstly it was my honeymoon, my first holiday with him !! Namal n INDU
Krupa R
Krupa R
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Great experience. A must visit.
Place is very clean and well maintained. While I was hesitant at the start because of the height, enjoyed the visit
marink989
marink989
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Wasting of money and time
Was there on 5 December . The trip cost 7000 slr . Wake up early in the morning 5:30 then go to the boat and wait h
rk6633
rk6633
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Before get into the car confirm. They itinerary what is included in your package.
They try to cheat by not providing a guide. They asked me to pay for it. And I did pay for it thinking they would
yazcan5
yazcan5
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Fully packed, incredible day trip
- great price/value - friendly driver - knowledgeable tour guides - cover lots of important historic sides of Sri L
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