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10–12 hours
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Adventure Tours
3–4 hours
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Shore Excursions
4–5 hours
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Bus Tours
6–9 hours
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$59.00
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Full-day Tours
8–9 hours
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City Tours
4–5 hours
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City Tours
4–5 hours
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City Tours
3 hours
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Cooking Classes
5 hours
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Bus Tours
5 hours
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  • jacksonbrett1990
    Singapore, Singapore2 contributions
    I think the Galle day trip, Overall, was huge success. Everything went as planned. Stilt fishermen, Jungle beach, Galle fort was amazing. And lunch was great and amazing beah restaurant. We had a free massage in Spice garden and we bought spices. My favourite was the Turtle hatchery.
    I had great time with our guide Deshan. He spoke good English and he was an excellent guide and driver. Highly recommend this tour.
    Written November 1, 2022
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  • Dharma123
    London, UK75 contributions
    Henry organised our 7-day tour as per our itinerary. We loved every bit of it. Our driver and guide, Laal, was friendly and very knowledgeable about Sri Lanka. He even took us to a few places which weren’t on our itinerary. Visiting Blow Hole in Kudawella and Ramboda falls via the Ramboda falls hotel was a memorable experience.

    Henry also arranged our safari at Yala national park, where we had a great time seeing a wide range of birds and animals (Leopard, Sloth bear and Elephants .

    We didn't have inconveniences during our trip, even with the current fuel crisis. Henry was able to secure the required fuel for our entire tour.

    If you want to experience Sri Lanka, I suggest you reach out to Henry for a memorable tour of Sri Lanka!
    Written August 27, 2022
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  • Morgan
    1 contribution
    The trip was amazing. We had to pack as much as possible in one day and our wish was granted. Yes we did start early (6am) and ended late (10pm) but we loved it. Our guide was nice and friendly. We stopped for fresh pineapple and coffee for breakfast. Lunch was in a nice place our guide found as well. In addition to the caves and Sigiriya, we even had the chance to do the Safari. Great experience.
    Nothing to change! Highly recommended!
    Written November 25, 2022
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  • Sohair S
    1 contribution
    Amazing experience everything was prefect!
    Feroz Mohamad was such a nice guy very helpful guy and so kind, already planed to visit agin in a few months!
    Written November 23, 2022
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  • Brendan G
    4 contributions
    Pradeep combines an extensive local knowledge with interactive actual experiences; Sri Lankan coffee tasting (seriously good) local spice markets, Tea tastings and detailed insights along with other local cultural landmarks to visit. A fantastic local lunch all brought together by the fun and madness of a Tuk Tuk tour through the madness of the Colombo streets. The best!!
    Written December 1, 2022
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  • Sophia R
    2 contributions
    We had a really nice trip to Kandy! Our tour guide, Aaron, set up a tour of the Temple of the Sacred Tooth relic which was very informative. We also had a tour of a tea factory complete with tea tasting! And we made an impromptu stop at an elephant sanctuary. We had a really wonderful day thanks fo Apple Vacation and Aaron! Would recommend!
    Written November 6, 2021
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  • kirul p
    1 contribution
    Colombo City Tour

    I had the best experience of the Colombo Capital tour Tuk Tuk .Our experience of the city was even better with the open roof tuk tuk. Kavi is very professional, he took us to so many interesting places all around Colombo and explained some historical facts.The tour was really interesting, and was a great insight into the city.Thank you so much for a great tour of Colombo. I would highly recommend Kavi and his tuk tuk tour.
    Written November 5, 2022
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  • Siri2288
    Atlanta, GA11 contributions
    This was absolutely one of the best trips I've ever booked. Mahaweli tour company is extremely responsive and answers all your questions very promptly. I booked this experience for just myself and was a little worried about traveling alone as a woman in a new country. They assured me of my safety and when I requested 'Nilanka' as the driver based on the reviews I read, happily obliged. Speaking of Nilanka, he's one of the most reliable and friendly drivers I've ever met. There are no hidden costs and he made me feel safe and comfortable the entire time. There was no tardiness or any kind of solicitation at any point. He knew exactly what places to cover so it was very efficient for me with only 10 hours to spare (This was my layover day trip from Colombo). I loved both Sigiriya and Dambulla for their unique architecture and cultural significance they hold. Everything was covered as promised including a delicious traditional meal at a Srilankan restaurant and I was back at the airport 3 hours before my flight. Even though I spent a good amount of time just in the car driving to the places, the whole journey was full of lush green trees, gentle fog and beautiful mountains. I would 100% recommend this trip to everybody, especially if you are a solo female traveler - time to leave all the worries behind. Sit back and enjoy!
    Written October 26, 2022
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  • Maria M
    1 contribution
    Best day ever in Galle, made significantly more incredible by our driver Ranga, the kindest man ever. It was the most fun we had in Sri Lanka during our week-long stay. Thank you, Ranga!
    Written October 19, 2022
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  • Good tour through all landmarks of Colombo
    Guide showed us some good places to eat and get us familiar with birds of Sri Lanka
    Written November 27, 2022
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  • ars2160
    New York City, NY3 contributions
    I worked with Geesara originally to book our train tickets from Kandy to Ella. Not only was he extremely responsive via WhatsApp, but he offered to help us with any of the other travel needs we had.

    Over the course of the next two weeks, we worked with Geesara to book:
    -car transport from Kandy train station to our hotel
    - day trip in Kandy to Sigariya
    - car transport from our hotel to the Kandy train station
    - transport from Arugam Bay to Colombo
    - transport from our hotel to the airport

    Geesara was extremely professional, responded nearly immediately to all my requests, and he got us a great deal on all these journeys, even with the fuel crisis and other issues going on in Sri Lanka. The drivers were professional, courteous, and on time as well.

    If you are planning a trip to Sri Lanka, I strongly recommend working with Geesara for your transport and sightseeing needs.
    Written July 16, 2022
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  • Elise B
    9 contributions
    Very very nice experience with Olivier and Sameer! I recommand this tour in Colombo to everyone to visit the city and its different neighborhoods! Olivier is a super guide, really interesting (history and culture of Sri Lanka) and passionated by the country.
    Written September 19, 2022
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  • Vanestassun
    Sao Paulo, SP202 contributions
    Only good things to tell about Blue Lanka! They are well organized, quick to reply and always lovely. Our guide today was a saint! He waited for us even when we were crazy late because Emirates lost our bag. Our guide for today was Duminda and he was the best. I totally recommend Blue Lanka Tours and Duminda!
    Written November 27, 2022
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