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Secrets Of Sri Lanka DSL

Visiting: Sri Lanka
Tour Duration 14 Days
  • Lion's Rock
  • Working the Tea Plantations / Lou McKaigue
  • Pool area at Mahaweli Reach Hotel
  • Cinnamon Lodge
  • Incredible scenes
  • Tour Style: Premium
  • Tour Type: Small Groups
  • Tour Pace: Moderate
  • Tour Comfort: Comfortable
 

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10 , 16/10/13

Name

Lorainne Coughlan

Tour Code

DSL

What Was The Highlight Or Most Memorable Moment Of Your Tour

Meeting the Tour Leader and his team and the rest of the group. They were great.

How Was Your Explore Tour Leader

Our Tour Leader was brilliant. He was very friendly, always helpful and gave a lot of relevant information during the trip - an absolute star.

What Tips Would You Give To Someone Else Booking This Tour

Sit back and enjoy this beautiful country and the lovely people.

Do You Have Anything Else To Add

A wonderful holiday and would definitely go back to Sri Lanka.

 
10 , 15/08/13

Name

Danny

What Was The Highlight Or Most Memorable Moment Of Your Tour

Very hard to choose from so many fabulous options. Probably seeing a blue whale

How Was Your Explore Tour Leader

Our tour leader was absolutely terrific - a very kind, patient and thoughtful person. He was passionate about his country and very knowledgeable. He went out of his way to make sure we experienced as much as possible. I should like to nominate him for an award.

What Tips Would You Give To Someone Else Booking This Tour

Make sure you have suitable clothing to visit the holy places. Take lots of mosquito repellent and buy a compatible electrical adaptor before you go.

Do You Have Anything Else To Add

The hotels were exceptional - well done for choosing them.

 
10 Richard, 22/03/13

What was the highlight or most memorable moment of your tour?

We were incredibly lucky to see a Leopard right at the end of our safari in Yala national park. That was definitely the most memorable moment but there were so many highlights. Our guide was fantastic, finding us great places to eat and the food was always excellent. Sri Lanka has so much variety in its landscapes that every time you turned a corner there was a fantastic photo opportunity. Kandy and Galle were both beautiful and you have to see Nuwara Eliya to believe why they call it 'Little England', a real home from home. The beaches were stunning as were the temples and the wildlife but probably the best thing was the people. They are so friendly and have the best smiles in the world!

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1 AF, 11/02/11

Highlights: The warm, genuinely friendly people who met us with smiles and waves wherever we went. The variety of places to visit. Excellent food and superb accommodation. An exemplary local guide who went out of his way to share the delights of his home country. Sri Lanka is a great way to experience Asia but without many of the hassles associated with some of the other countries in the region and since there still aren't many other tourists you feel like a welcome guest. (DSL - 22 November 2010)

 
0 Jo Southern, 31/12/10
There were highlights every day, such a varied holiday with so many activities - wildlife, temples and culture, coastline, interior forests, history. The people were great, places we stayed were lovely and our tour guide was so well informed and interesting he really made the trip a winner. (DSL - 22nd November 2010)
 
0 SJW, 29/12/10
This was a very good trip with an excellent local guide (Tikiri) who gave us a thorough and very enjoyable insight into Sri Lanka. (DSL - 22nd November 2010)
 
 
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