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Enjoy the invigorating waves of the ocean for an element of thrill to your exotic Ayurveda holidays in Sri Lanka with our Surf and Yoga package. Explore the beauty of the southern coast of the island as you reconnect with your inner self in hours of blissful meditation.
|Day 01||Arrival and drive to Negombo||One night in Negombo||Jetwing Lagoon|
|Day 02||Negombo to Tallala||Six nights in Talalla||Talalla Retreat|
|Day 03-07||Tallala||Five nights in Tallala||Talalla Retreat|
Needless to say, one of the prime features of the island, which attracts thousands of visitors every year, are its beaches of golden sand that surround the island and have gained popularity over the years with visitors. These include the beaches of Negombo, Hikkaduwa, Pasikudah, Weligama, Mirissa and Tangalle.
Galle Dutch Fort is a proud structure that still stands tall and mighty in southern Sri Lanka. Built by the Portuguese over 400 years ago, the fort was fortified by the Dutch, upon their invasion of the island. Today it is a UNESCO World Heritage Site, visited and admired by many, all through the year.
Discover the cultural and architectural legacy of Galle, inherited from the Portuguese and Dutch colonialists from centuries past. Familiarise yourself with its streets, as your experienced tour guide narrates intricately woven folktales, that have been passed down through generations. Observe the local practice of stilt fishing and pay a visit to highlights such as the iconic Galle Fort.
A UNESCO World Heritage Site, this is the last European-built fortress still standing in southern Asia. Watch with bated breath as daring cliff divers spring themselves off the citadel’s walls and plummet into the waves below. The tour lasts two hours and starts early morning or in the afternoon.
A warm welcome to Sri Lanka! Your chauffeur from Holidays by Design will be present at the arrivals hall to greet and assist you to your vehicle.
You could change your currency before departing the airport as this may come handy during your holiday.
A short drive from the airport will take you to your hotel in Negombo (30 minutes).
Breakfast will be served at the main restaurant.
You will proceed to Talalla taking the southern expressway (three hours). Do feel free to speak to your chauffeur if you wish to make a pit stop at the service area at the half point of the highway for a break or snack.
You will explore the Galle Fort before continuing to your destination.
Breakfast will be served at the restaurant.
Your daily program will commence at 11:30 for two hours followed by a session of restorative yoga (three hours).
The day’s schedule ends with a session of meditation and exercise.
Alternatively, the hotel offers morning and evening yoga sessions, daily workshops, meditation & pranayama programs that you may choose to book at your convenience. Private yoga sessions are available too.
We will take you to the airport on the expressway or along the old route, two-three hours before, in time to make your flight.
If time permits, we recommend making a stop at the Bawa property in Bentota- the home of Sri Lanka’s famous architect Geoffrey Bawa.