Railway Travel & Holiday Tour Packages


Sri Lanka on the Viceroy Special

15 days • with Robert Kingsford-Smith

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Sri Lanka has a richly diverse culture thanks to its colonial history (Portuguese, Dutch and British) and its interaction with Arab, Chinese and Malay merchants over the centuries. This jewel of the east boasts eight UNESCO World Heritage Sites, rich traditions, continual festivities and exotic cuisine. The British-built, broad-gauge railway network is like a living museum. Branching out into all the main regions of the island, it contains some of the most scenic and dramatic sections of railway to be found anywhere in the world. The cultural wonders, natural beauty and fascinating life of the Sri Lankan people are all on show from the window of your own private first-class train.

  • Seven scenic train trips through Sri Lanka’s most captivating regions, on its spectacular mountain, jungle and coastal railways
  • Exclusive charter of the spacious and regal Viceroy Special steam train, including restaurant and bar car
  • Accommodation in iconic hotels, such as the Geoffrey Bawa-designed Heritance Kandalama and Lighthouse Hotels
  • Visits to eight World Heritage sites, including: Polonnaruwa, Dambulla, Sigiriya, Kandy, and Galle
  • All meals included, as well as drinks at welcome and farewell dinners
  • Wander the ancient Dutch colonial walled forts at Galle and Trincomalee
  • Get up close and personal with beautiful elephants and the renowned Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage
  • Explore the cool and clear high mountain tea country

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  • Per Person: $ 10,475
  • Single Supplement: $ 1,845
  • DATE
  • 7 Nov 2018 - 21 Nov 2018
  • 14 nights accommodation in centrally-located, 4-5 star hotels
  • All meals including daily breakfast
  • Chartered coach, with luggage transport throughout the tour
  • Comprehensive sightseeing with expert local guides
  • All excursions and entrance fees to attractions, as listed in the itinerary
  • Tipping and gratuities
  • Airport transfers on arrival and departure for those traveling on the group flight
  • Porterage at hotels and railway stations and separate luggage handling
  • Visa for Sri Lanka