Esela Perehera Group Tours

Embark on a captivating journey through Sri Lanka with our Esala Perahera Group Tours, meticulously designed to showcase the island’s rich cultural heritage and natural beauty.

Why Choose Us?

  • Expertise: Organized by Walk Lanka Holidays, a reputable tour operator licensed by the Tourist Board (License No: SLTDA/SAQ/PRO/TA/0042).
  • Prime Viewing: Enjoy privileged seating for a perfect view of the Kandy Perahara procession.
  • Comprehensive Service: From transportation to guided tours, we take care of every detail.

Tour Highlights

  • Day 1: Airport – Colombo

    • Arrival: Welcome to Sri Lanka! Arrive at the international airport in Colombo. Complete formalities for entry and baggage claim.
    • Transfer: Meet your guide and transfer to your hotel in Colombo.
    • Dinner & Overnight: Enjoy dinner and overnight stay at the hotel in Colombo.

    Day 2: Colombo – Galle – Ahangama

    • Breakfast: Start your day with a hearty breakfast.
    • City Tour: Explore Colombo, the commercial capital of Sri Lanka.
    • Journey to Galle: Depart for Galle and visit the historic Dutch fort and city.
    • Dinner & Overnight: Stay overnight in Ahangama.

    Day 3: Ahangama – Weligama – Kataragama

    • Breakfast: Fuel up with breakfast.
    • Stilt Fishermen: Witness the iconic stilt fishermen in Weligama.
    • Kataragama: Continue to Kataragama and visit the revered Kataragama Temple.
    • Dinner & Overnight: Stay overnight in Kataragama.

    Day 4: Kataragama – Yala – Ella – Nuwara Eliya

    • Early Morning Safari: Experience an early morning jeep safari in Yala National Park, known for its diverse wildlife.
    • En Route: Proceed to Nuwara Eliya via Ella. Admire Ravana Falls and Ella Gap.
    • Check-in: Arrive in Nuwara Eliya and check into your hotel.
    • Dinner & Overnight: Stay overnight in Nuwara Eliya.

    Day 5: Nuwara Eliya – Horton Plains – Nuwara Eliya

    • Horton Plains Excursion: Early morning trek through Horton Plains National Park. Visit World’s End and Baker’s Falls.
    • Exploration: Discover Nuwara Eliya’s colonial charm in the evening.
    • Dinner & Overnight: Overnight stay in Nuwara Eliya.

    Day 6: Nuwara Eliya – Kandy

    • Breakfast: Enjoy breakfast at the hotel.
    • Tea Plantation Visit: En route to Kandy, visit a tea plantation and factory.
    • Kandy Arrival: Arrive in Kandy and check into your hotel.
    • Kandy Perahera: Evening witness the spectacular Kandy Esala Perahera.
    • Dinner & Overnight: Overnight stay in Kandy.

    Day 7: Kandy

    • Temple of the Tooth: Visit the sacred Temple of the Tooth Relic in Kandy.
    • City Exploration: Explore Kandy’s markets, Gem Museum, and Batik Factory.
    • Botanical Gardens: Wander through the beautiful Peradeniya Botanical Gardens.
    • Dinner & Overnight: Overnight stay in Kandy.

    Day 8: Kandy – Dambulla

    • Breakfast: Breakfast at the hotel.
    • Spice Garden Visit: En route to Dambulla, visit a spice garden in Matale.
    • Dambulla Cave Temples: Explore the impressive Dambulla Cave Temples.
    • Dinner & Overnight: Overnight stay in Dambulla.

    Day 9: Dambulla – Anuradhapura – Aukana – Dambulla

    • Anuradhapura Excursion: Full-day excursion to Anuradhapura, visiting ancient Buddhist sites and the Aukana Buddha statue.
    • Historical Exploration: Explore the ancient ruins and monuments of Anuradhapura.
    • Dinner & Overnight: Overnight stay in Dambulla.

    Day 10: Dambulla – Sigiriya – Minneriya – Dambulla

    • Sigiriya Rock Fortress: Visit the iconic Sigiriya Rock Fortress, an ancient palace atop a towering rock.
    • Minneriya Safari: Evening jeep safari in Minneriya National Park, famous for its Elephant Gathering.
    • Dinner & Overnight: Overnight stay in Dambulla.

    Day 11: Dambulla – Polonnaruwa – Passikudah

    • Polonnaruwa Exploration: Visit the archaeological wonders of Polonnaruwa, the ancient capital of Sri Lanka.
    • Leisure Time: Rest of the evening at leisure.
    • Dinner & Overnight: Overnight stay in Passikudah.

    Day 12: Passikudah

    • Relaxation: Enjoy a leisurely day at the hotel in Passikudah.
    • Optional Activities: Explore the pristine beaches or indulge in water sports.
    • Dinner & Overnight: Overnight stay in Passikudah.

    Day 13: Passikudah – Departure

    • Departure: Breakfast at the hotel. Transfer to the airport for your departure flight.

Booking Information

  • Availability: Limited spots available during the Kandy Perahara season. Early booking is recommended.
  • Contact Us: Visit for more details and reservations. You can also reach us directly through our contact information provided on the website.

Make Your Day Unforgettable

Join us at Walk Lanka Holidays for an immersive day tour that combines cultural exploration with the grandeur of the Kandy Perahara. Contact us today to reserve your spot and embark on a journey to remember!