Day by day
Board your overnight flight to Sri Lanka
On arrival in Colombo you will be met by our representative and assisted with the transfer to the Cinnamon Air check-in for your two hours light aircraft flight to the south coast. Here you will be met and escorted to your private vehicle for the 80 minute transfer to Chena Huts. Set between Yala National Park and the Indian Ocean, the 14 luxurious 'huts' here are private and spacious with great views.
Yala National Park's size and diverse terrain means it offers a wide range of wildlife. There is a great variety of bird life and it's home to one of the highest densities of leopard in the world. During your visit you may see elephant and buffalo as well as crocodiles, wild boar and spotted deer.
Today you will enjoy early morning and late afternoon jeep drives to give you the best chance of spotting wildlife with time to relax and enjoy your hotel in-between.
Another day of morning and afternoon jeep safari drives to spot wildlife.
Between the drives, relax at your luxurious 'hut' complete with pool and spacious, beautifully designed accommodation. The resort sits between jungle, a saline lake where you can spot storks, ibises and flamingos and a quiet beach where turtles lay their eggs.
Today you will have a private road transfer to your beach hotel, Anantara Peace Haven Tangalle. Passing freshwater and saltwater lakes en route, the journey takes just over two hours.
Settle in and explore this beautiful resort and its secluded location. There's a wide range of facilities as well as plenty of space to relax if you would rather take it easy.
You may like to simply relax at the resort's pool today and enjoy the ocean views or stroll along the beautiful beach. If you'd rather be more active there's a surf centre at the resort that offers lessons. Tennis and badminton are also available and you can explore the local area by bicycle.
The resort arranges a range of activities and classes. Why not try a cookery classes with a trip to the local market?
If you'd like to explore the local area, the hotel can arrange a variety of excursions. You could visit a tea plantation or explore Galle, about an hour's drive away.
Days 9 - 11
Today you will be collected from the hotel for the transfer back to the airport for your flight. The private road transfer takes approximately five hours but if you would prefer, a seaplane flight takes just 90 minutes.