13 Days | 12 Nights
Sri Lanka is an unbelievably amazing destination for weddings that makes it extra special. Be different by getting married in a hot air balloon hovering over the rock fortress of Sigiriya a thousand feet up in the air or in a simple ceremony on the golden sanded beaches of Sri Lanka. We make your memories of a wedding occasion that last a lifetime with our full-time travel consultant during the booking process and also, working round the clock throughout your stay in Sri Lanka to make sure all details meet your requirements.
As always, we are able to tinker with this itinerary if you wish and add an extra night here and there. We can also discuss other hotel or villa options.
You will arrive at the Bandaranaike International Airport and upon welcoming you to the country by your guide and our representative; you will be transferred to Negombo. Negombo is a coastal town in close proximity to the international airport. This fishing, coastal town has a colonial history to them and a vibrant local way of living can be encountered here. Being one of the closest towns to the entry point, Negombo is one of the tourist hubs with a line of big and small tourist hotels and a line of the picturesque lagoon. Negombo reminds you of the Dutch inhibitions through the canal system still intact which was used to transport spices and other goods from inland brought to the shores to be loaded to ships. The visions of fishermen using catamarans and canoes to bring their catch to the shore every day are still be seen. Tonight, a special romantic candlelit dinner will be organized by the beach from our team.
After breakfast transfer to your hotel in Sigiriya, Sri Lanka's famous cultural triangle, an area that offers plenty to see and make great memories with locals. The journey will take 3 ½ hours with stops for comfort. Once you have checked in, the remainder of the day is at your leisure. En-route visit the Dambulla Cave Temple.
Early morning head to Sigiriya Rock Fortress which is a famous UNESCO world heritage site. A romantic picnic breakfast will be organized by the team to make it very personal for the two of you. Enjoy a village experience later that day with activities. You will also have the opportunity of sampling one of these meals with the locals. Private jeep safari to Minneriya National or Kaudulla National Park in the evening for the wildlife enthusiasts.
Early morning you have the option to experiences one of our adventurous hot air balloon rides over the Kandalama tank and Sigiriya, after breakfast, proceed to Kandy via Matale, stop at a spice garden in Matale where some of the finest spices in the world are found. Visit the Kandy Temple of the tooth relic.
This day you will stay at the remarkably brilliant hillock station Santani. Built-in the amidst of an old tea estate, this wellness resort is one of its kind in Sri Lanka. The minimalist modern design is made to blend in well with nature, one of their best senses. Santani helps you in keeping with the best to reconnect with inner peace. It can be a variety of spa treatments, off the menu but done according to your taste food or it can be pure unbiased nature. Santani is also proud of being Sri Lanka’s first destination spa and the meditation blends well with minimalism in the design. The expert therapists offer both western treatments and a range of Ayurvedic practices including Shirodhara and Takra Dhara therapies using vitamin-rich organic oils.
Checkout from your hotel and head to the west coast or south coast. You can choose from Hikkaduwa, Galle, Bentota or Beruwala for the best possible hotels for your beach stay the actual wedding itself. (Weddings take place on day 09 with the mesmerizing rhythms of the traditional drummers and the flamboyant movements of dancers combined with the free-flowing cheer of the finest food and drink. Mark your most joyous moment with the unforgettable romance and drama of a Sri Lankan wedding at one of our resorts in the south. There is no more perfect way to say “I do”.
Relax and pamper your today with the hotel facility.
Our wedding consultant will be meeting the couple today at the resort to discuss the final arrangements for the big day. In the afternoon you will be offered 1 hrs spa treatment at the hotel spa for the couple followed by high tea in the evening.
A simple ceremony of colorful rituals or make it extra special with tour family joining you today for the Big moment to experience colorful rituals and vows, rows of burning oil lamps, threads of fragrant white jasmine flowers draped over a garden wedding arch. Simple and Stylish… and more! the Kandyan dancers and drummers on the side for those vibrant images will take you thought this amazing experience in style. A romantic candlelit dinner with cocktails for the bride and groom awaits this evening.
Relax and enjoy the hotel facility today or you have the option on taking few half-day trips along the coast.
A day to get active with a day excursion the Galle Fort, a UNESCO World Heritage site. Several hours can be spent wandering through the narrow streets and along the ramparts, browsing through art galleries and sipping lime sodas on the verandah of Fort Printers hotel is a very charming experience. The Fort houses about 300 homes and and old-world feel, still remain with its well-preserved bastions, public buildings, churches, lighthouses, and a museum to explore the heritage better. Return to the hotel in the evening for you to go experience a turtle conservation hatchery and make a highlight on your final day as you release baby turtles to the sea.
Leave the golden beaches and head towards the International Airport for your departure.
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