Trek to Peak Wilderness

2 Days

 

Trip Facts

  • Hotel Accomodation in tour
  • 12
  • Vegeterian, Non Vegeterian
  • English and local language
  • 5 star executive suite
  • December to May

The range of Samanala Mountains which is honorably illuminated in central uplands is about 2243 meters high. Among all the sacred Buddhist places in Sabaragamuwa, Adam’s Peak is prior as it is believed that Lord Buddha’s sacred left foot-print is imprinted there on peak.
Kitulgala is a small town perched on the hills that slope down to the gushing waters of the Kelani River. The road that snakes its way up the central hill country bifurcates the little town that is one with the myriad charms of its surroundings. It is directly accessible from Kandy, Nuwara-Eliya, Ratnapura and Colombo.

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Overview

The best time to visit Sri Pada, Nuwara Eliya in Sri Lanka is in January, March, and June until September, when you will have a warm temperature and little till mediocre rainfall.

Kitulgala is a small town located in the Hill Country of Sri Lanka. This place is famous for its beautiful landscape, rich biodiversity, and exciting adventure activities. The Academy Award-winning movie, The Bridge on the River Kwai, was filmed on the Kelani River near Kitulgala, now known for its white-water rafting. This article will provide an overview of the town of Kitulgala and its features, including agriculture, bird watching, and adventure activities.

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Itinerary

Leave Colombo for Maskeliya via Kitulgala; the filming site of the Academy Awards movie ‘The Bridge over the River Kwai”. Enjoy lunch enroute before arriving at the hotel. After dinner at the hotel, proceed to Dalhousie after midnight.

Begin ascent of the 2,243-metre high holy mountain ‘Adam’s Peak‘ which has a unique distinction of being sacred to the followers of four of the world’s major religions: Buddhism, Hinduism, Christianity and Islam. Atop the peak is an oblong platform where a small Buddhist temple stands with the shrine of the footprint believed to be imprinted by a holy figure. The main season to visit Adam’s Peak is from full moon night in December to May with its peak in March. At dawn, see the glorious spectacle of sunrise before your descent to the foothill which takes about 3 hours. On your way downhill, soak in the breathtaking views of the surrounding hill country. Savor breakfast upon arrival at the hotel. After a well-deserved rest and lunch, proceed to Colombo or your next destination.

Cost

The Trip Cost Includes

  • Pick-up or Drop-off service from and to Airport(in our own vehicle)
  • Transportation to and from!!
  • Food all along the trip(Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner and a cup of coffee or tea) and accommodations during the trip in hotels with family environment
  • Transportation, food, accommodation and insurance of Guide during the trip
  • Down jacket, all-season sleeping bag, duffel bag and trekking map(in case if you don’t have your own. Down jacket, sleeping bag and duffel bag must be returned after completion of the trip)
  • First Aid Medical Kit(Your guide will carry the Medical Kit but we also advise to bring yourself for your own use, as far as possible)
  • All the required permits and paperwork

The Trip Cost Excludes

  • International Airfare
  • Visa Charges
  • Hotel Expenses(In Kathmandu, some packages do include hotel expenses)
  • Your travel and medical insurance
  • Personal Expenses such as shopping, bar bills, hot shower, telephone, laundry, titbits etc
  • Food and accommodations in Kathmandu
  • Services not mentioned or not promised by the agent.

Frequently asked Questions

How fit do I need to be to do this trek?

any fit person can do this trek, even if you do not have any previous experience. You should be aware of what to expect and mentally prepare for it. Then, as long as you will to, you can.

How long we walk in tour?

On average, you walk about 3 or 4 hours .

How is the daily temperature and weather during this trip?

Weather report for Kitulgala ; Mon. Tomorrow · 90 °F ; Tue. 8-22 · 88 °F ; Wed. 8-23 · 86 °F ; Thu. 8-24 · 88 °F ; Fri. 8-25 · 89 °F.

Can we get suitable food and other facilities in Colombo city?

yes you can Good food can be provided for you to get suitable food and there are good hotels as well as suitable places to provide your other facilities.

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Trek to Peak Wilderness
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From $ 350 $ 330
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From $ 355 $ 340
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