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Sri Lanka Tea Trails Cycling Tour with Leopard Safari

(Eight Days Tour)

Tour Details
  • Type: Holiday Tour
  • Number of Days: 08 Days
  • Locations: Kandy, Deltota, Mandaram Nuwara, Nuwara Eliya, Horton Plains, Ella & Yala
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Sri Lanka Tea Trails Cycling Tour with Leopard Safari

Overview

Are you looking continuous beautiful cycling tour in Sri Lanka blends with stunning landscapes? Sri Lanka Tea Trails cycling tour with leopard safari is amazing cycling tour in Sri Lanka. It is 8 days cycling tour and exploring the great British planters’ footprints. You will cycle 7 days, you will cycle along the greenish tea plantations and final day you will do Leopard safari in the morning with expert wildlife tracker.

Sri Lanka Tea Trails cycling tour with leopard safari is simply best cycling trail, blends with stunning landscapes and hotel to hotel cycling tour. You will cycle different tea estates in 7 days and you will experience different tea flavours. You will explore where the Pure Ceylon Tea began and Tea industry expansion. While you are cycling in beautiful tea plantations, you will experience the way of tea picking with local ladies and way of living style. It is a unique experience and you will explore the hospitality, customs of tea workers’.  6 days you will cycle hard and climbing cycling trails.

Cycling in Sri Lanka Tea Plantation, 5 days cycling trail based on 90% scenic tea plantation and you will explore step-by-step Ceylon tea processing while you are cycling in scenic tea plantations. Cycling in Sri Lanka Tea Plantation cycling tour takes you over 150 years ago way of hard working British planters. 60 - 70% climbing cycling tour.

You will cycle to Yala national park along the countryside and water tanks. Cycling ride to Yala is a unique experience. You will experience dry zone landscapes, cycle over the paddy fields and water tanks gives you a unique experience about Sri Lanka Tea Trails cycling tour with leopard safari. Final day you will do 4 WD Leopard safari in the morning with expert tracker. Sri Lanka leopards are one of specie in Big Game safari in Sri Lanka.

Sri Lanka Tea Trails Cycling Tour with Leopard safari is tastier than Ceylon cup of tea.

It blends with local experience, nature and wildlife. You will explore the continuously stunning beauty of the Sri Lanka.

Day 01: Arrival Day and relax in Kandy

Day 02: Explore the last kingdom of Kandy

Day 03: Cycling to first Sri Lanka Tea estate and cycling to Mandaram Nuwara.

Day 04: Explore the James Taylor foot prints and cycling along the first tea estate.

Day 05: Cycling along the tea plantation to Nuwara Eliya.

Day 06: Epic cycling trail to Ella along the Horton plains.

Day 07: Explore the secret of Ella

Day 08: Cycling to Yala National Park.

Sri Lanka Tea Trail cycling tour with Leopard safari is hard and challenging cycling but blends with stunning landscapes. You never feel monotony! Because locals’ experiences and stunning landscapes spice up the Sri Lanka cycling tour.

Highlights of the Tea Trail Cycling Tour in Sri Lanka
  • Kandy city and last kingdom of Sri Lanka exploration.
  • Cycling along beautiful tea planation and explore stunning landscapes.
  • Explore stunning landscapes over the tea plantations
  • Explore beautiful waterfalls.
  • Experience tea picking with local tea workers.
  • Visit Tea workers’ village and experience social culture.
  • Experience local snack at tea worker’s village.
  • Explore the Sri Lanka first tea estate and James Taylor foot prints.
  • Cycling to Nuwara Eliya along with the tea plantations.
  • Tea Factory visit and tea picking experience.
  • Explore the Little England.
  • Epic cycling trail–Nuwara Eliya to Horton Plains
  • 8 Km walk in Horton Plains
  • Enjoy fresh strawberry.
  • Explore nature, flora and fauna in Horton Plains.
  • Explore the Ella city and walk Ella view point.
  • Cycling in Ella city
  • Cycling to Yala National Park
  • Yala Leopard safari with expert tracker.

Sri Lanka Tea Trails Cycling Tour with Leopard Safari

Route

Day 01 Schedule

Airport to Kandy (via central highway 119 Km and 2hrs. drive)

  • Welcome you at the Airport and proceed to Kandy (2 hrs. drive)
  • you will relax at the hotel.
  • Overnight stay in Kandy.

Deluxe Package:  Amaya Hills – Deluxe Room (5*) or similar hotel.
Standard Package:  Hotel Thilanka – Standard Room (4*) or similar hotel.
Economic Package: Devon Hotel Kandy – Standard Room (3*) or similar hotel

Elevation

About 1ˢᵗ Day

Our official representative meets and welcomes you at the Airport. You will proceed to Kandy in 2 hrs. drive along the central highway.

You will relax at the hotel, and if you are comfortable, you will do mini city tour. Explore about the last kingdom of Sri Lanka.

Kandy

Kandy located central part of the Sri Lanka and most of the travelers visiting to Kandy visit concern as holy city and Lord Buddha’s holy tooth store at the Temple of tooth relic (Dalada Maligawa). Kandy is the central province in Sri Lanka, hence needs to access the Kandy for visiting to other places in Sri Lanka. Kandy altitude 500 meters and day time climate 23 C – 25 C.

Kandy is the last kingdom and in 1815 British captured the Kandy and entire Sri Lanka with some local hired army support. British planters cultivated coffee and tea successfully in Kandy and Kandy district (central Part of the island) highly famous for spices such as Pepper, cardamom, clove and except Cinnamon all species grown in Kandy.

Kandy is in climatic terms, a world apart because of its altitude of 500m above sea level. Kandy is the last kingdom of Sri Lanka and it is power remains 355 years among the Sri Lankan kings. Last king of the Sri Lanka was Sri Wickrama Rajashine and in 1815 the British army captured the Kandy and entire Sri Lanka with some coastal area hired local army.

Every year at the time of the August full moon, colourful parade take place to offer the blessing of Lord Buddha to people and country.

Day 02 Schedule
  • After breakfast proceed to Hanthana Tea plantation.
  • Cycling in Hanthana Tea Estate and explore locals living style.
  • Visit to Tea Factory and experience tea maucaturing.
  • Visit to Temple of tooth relic. (15 min – 20 min drive).
  • Explore Kandy city and evening Kandy cultural dancing.
  • Kandy Esela Perehara (July – August).
  • Overnight stay in Kandy.

Deluxe Package:  Amaya Hills – Deluxe Room (5*) or similar hotel.
Standard Package:  Hotel Thilanka – Standard Room (4*) or similar hotel.
Economic Package: Devon Hotel Kandy – Standard Room (3*) or similar hotel.

Elevation

About 2ⁿᵈ Day

After the breakfast you will proceed to Hanthana Tea estate by vehicle, skipping the busy Kandy city. You will cycle along the Hanthana Tea Estate and explore the tea workers living style. you will explore the stunning landscapes and while you are cycling through the tea plantation, you will visit to tea workers house. You will explore the tea workers culture and customs of their community. You will experience authentic hospitality of tea workers and you will experience local snack at local house.

After the local experience, you will visit to Tea factory and you will experience tea manufacturing processing.

After the tea factory visit, you will visit to Temple of tooth relic and experience Budhist culture of Sri Lanka. In the evening you will experience traditional Kandy cultural dancing.

If you are travelling mindle of July – August, then you experience most colourful evening of the year

Kandy Esala Perahera

Kandy is also the venue of the Esala Perahera, easily the most colourful pageant of Asia, held July/August each year, for ten days in honour of the Tooth Relic. As the pageantry of the Esala Perahera unfolds through ten night each year, the city takes on the air of a torch-lit dreamland, complete with a hundred or more cololurfully caparisoned elephants, drummers and dancers, and chieftains in the rare colourful trappings of the old Kingdom. A stunning spectacle of piety and grandeur!

Day 02 Schedule

Approximately drive from the hotel to cycling starting point 30 min drive.
Approximate cycling distance is 55 Km and 7 - 8 hrs.
(1st part) Kandy Ceylon Tea Museum (starting point) to Galaha 20 Km off the beaten mixed technical cycling trail.
(2nd Part) Galaha to Deltota uphill cycling tour in “B” grade tar road (7 Km – 8 Km)
(3rd Part) Deltota to Taylors Hill is mixed terrain and approximate cycling distance is 30 Km.
(Hotel to Hotel cycle tour)

  • Meet the Bike Tours in Sri Lanka crew at your hotel (8 a.m.)
  • After the briefing, proceed to Hanthana Ceylon Tea Museum (30 min drive).
  • Cycling through the Hathana Tea Plantation to Deltota – Taylors Hill (55 Km).
  • En route visit to local Tea worker’s house.
  • Lunch at a local restaurant (Rice and Curry)
  • In the evening, you will relax at the hotel and enjoy the beautiful sceneries.
  • Overnight stay at Tylor’s hill (Boutique Bungalow).

Elevation

About 3rd Day

Our official representative meets you at the Kandy hotel (8.00 a.m.) and proceeds to Hanthana mysterious tea plantation. You will start the day 2 cycling tour from Hanthana Tea planation to Gala along the Hanthana mysterious tea planation. It is off the beaten cycling trail and approximately 20 km. You will enjoy the technical mixed cycling trail.

From the Galaha to Deltota you will cycle 7 Km - 8 Km in “B” grade road and it is uphill cycling trail.

Third (3rd) part of the cycling tour starts from Deltota and its continuous Taylors Hills. It is mixed terrain and you will cycle tar comfortable terrain, but you will cycle off the beaten cycling trails in between the 3rd part of the cycling tour. Cycling distance of the 3rd session is approximately 30 km.

You will explore the cultural difference and way of tea workers’ living style. You will experience tea workers’ snacks and customs while you are cycling in Kandy Hanthana tea plantation.

En route, you will take the Sri Lankan rice and curry lunch at a local restaurant.

In the evening you will relax at the hotel and enjoy the nature.

Day 03 Schedule

Approximate cycling distance is 55 Km and mixed cycling trail.
(Hotel to Hotel cycle tour)

  • After the breakfast you will cycle to Mandaram Nuwara (55 Km)
  • Explore the Sri Lanka first (1st) tea estate and Taylor's foot prints.
  • Explore Tylors’s view point.
  • Explore the beauty of the Misty City and waterfall.
  • Cycling along the tea plantations and explore the stunning landscapes.
  • Overnight stay at Tea & Experience Factory - Mandaram Nuwara.

Elevation

About 4th Day

After the breakfast you will cycle along the tea plantation to Founder of the Sri Lanka tea Estate. You will explore the great Scottish tea planter - James Taylor’s foot prints and Sri Lanka's first tea estate. You will do mini walk to explore the viewpoint and explore the stunning landscape.

You will continue the cycling tour along the tea plantation and it is 100% tea plantation cycling tour in mixed terrain. On and off, you will cycle off the beaten tracks as well.

There is no vehicle transfer in between the cycling tour and you will cycle from hotel to hotel.

You will explore the waterfalls in between the cycling tour. Approximately cycling distance 55 Km

In the evening you will enjoy the nature and relax at the hotel.

Mandaram Nuwara

It is a small tea planation village situated in Central province and boundary of Pidurutalagala mountain. Mandaram Nuwara literally means misty city and most of the day Mandaram Nuwara is covered by mist. There are many waterfalls around in Mandaram Nuwara. Key income source is tea plantation and majority of the population is Hindus.

Day 05 Schedule

Approximate cycling distance 60 Km and mixed climbing cycling trail (mostly in uphill cycling).

  • After the Breakfast start the cycling Nuwara Eliya (60 Km)
  • Cycling from hotel to hotel.
  • Cycling along the scenic tea plantations and explore the beautiful landscaping.
  • In the evening relax at the hotel or mini city walk in Nuwara Eliya city.
  • Overnight stay in Nuwara Eliya

Deluxe Package: Araliya Green Hills – Standard Room (4+*) or similar hotel.
Standard Package: Oak Ray Summer Hill Breeze – Standard Room (3*) or similar hotel.
Economy Package: Windsor Hotel – Standard Room (2*) or Similar hotel.

Elevation

About 5th Day

After the breakfast you will start the cycling along the tea plantation to Nuwara Eliya. It is mixed hard cycling trail and you will do mostly climbing.

It is hotel to hotel cycling tour and there is no vehicle transfer in between the cycling tour.

Elevation starts from 1290 meters to 2048 meters. 100% of the cycling trail based on tea plantations. Approx. cycling distance 60 Km. from Mandaram Nuwara to Nuwara Eliya, you will cycle off the beaten tracks and comfortable tar roads.

Cycling to Nuwara Eliya (England Countryside) is an exceptional experience and while you are cycling, exploring the beautiful landscapes. En route you will have an integration with tea workers, experience way of tea picking, tea workers culture and living style. You will experience British planter’s inheritance to Sri Lanka and footprints.

Temperature gradually reducing and average temperatures would be 20 C.

Nuwara Eliya

Nuwara Eliya is the land of peace in Sri Lanka and most of Sri Lankan believes Nuwara Eliya is the ideal place relaxing and chilled. Nuwara Eliya literally means “lighting city” and folktale says Nuwara Eliya named by Great king Maha Rawana. Nuwara Eliya city and Sri Lanka hill country reflect with epic love story of Rama, Ravana and Sitha.

Nuwara Eliya is the highland city in Sri Lanka and it is altitude 1880 meters above the sea level. Day time temperature 15 C – 18 C and climate, landscapes similar to Europe. Hence people used to call “Little England” because British governors built the Nuwara Eliya similar to England.

Nuwara Eliya district is the key city producing pure Ceylon Tea, and it is over 90% of the total tea production contributing by Nuwara Eliya district. There are 33 cities in Nuwara Eliya district and most of the population is Tamil–Hindus.

Day 06 Schedule

Approximate cycling distance 50 - 55 Km and 8 - 9 hrs. (with walking tour).
(1st part) Nuwara Eliya to Horton Plain Entrance 30 - 35 Km (hard mixed terrain).
Horton plains walk approximately 2 hrs.

(2nd Part) Horton plains to Boralanda 24 Km (medium mixed terrain)
Boralanada to Ella transfer by vehicle (40 Km and 2 hrs. drive)

  • After Breakfast early morning cycling to Horton plains.
  • En-route visit to strawberry farm and refresh with fresh strawberry snack.
  • Trekking in the Horton Plains in flat terrain (8 km)
  • continue cycling to Boralanda (downhill).
  • Proceed to Ella by vehicle.
  • Overnight stay in Ella.

Deluxe Package: 98 Acres Ella - Deluxe Room (Boutique Hotel) or similar hotel.
Standard Package: EKHO Ella – Standard Room (4*) or similar hotel.
Economy Package: 88th Ella – Standard Room (3*) or similar hotel

Elevation

About 6ᵗʰ Day

After the breakfast cycling to Horton Plains and along the tea plantations. Nuwara Eliya to Horton plains cycling tour is the hardest and adventurous cycling tour in Sri Lanka. Elevation starts in Nuwara Eliya (1886 meters) to Horton Plains (2300 meters) and approx. cycling distance is 50 Km. Nuwara Eliya to Horton plains cycling tour is the highest point cycling trail in Sri Lanka and it will be your epic experience of cycling in Sri Lanka. Nuwara Eliya to foot of the Horton plains is mixed 22 Km cycling trail and Horton Plains climbing distance is approximately 8 Km. it is the hardest part of the “Nuwara Eliya to Ella” cycling tour.

From Nuwara Eliya to Horton plains entrance cycling distance of 30 km.

Nuwara Eliya to Horton plains cycling tour is most beautiful cycling trail in Sri Lanka. En route you will visit strawberry farm and refresh with fresh strawberry snack. You will cycle along the dairy farms and you will explore the Nuwara Eliya city view point over the hills. stunning landscapes impulse you to keep paddling over the hills.

You will do 8 Km trekking tour in Horton Plains and it is a soft nature walk exploring endemic flora and fauna. Horton Plains is highly bio-diversity hotspot in Sri Lanka. You will relax in Near the Bakers waterfall and you will enjoy the nature.

After the Horton plains trekking tour, you will refresh with hot tea and snack. After the refreshment and you will continue Nuwara Eliya to Ella cycling tour along the Horton Plains Forest boundary. You will spot sambar deer in the forest. while you cycling from Horton Plains to Boralanda approx. distance 24 Km and it is medium mixed cycling trail.

Nuwara Eliya to Ella's cycling tour will be ended in Boralanda city and you will continue to Ella by vehicle. It is 2 hrs. drive from the Boralanda.

Horton Plains

Horton Plains National Park is a highly biodiversity location in Sri Lanka and land extension is 3160 hectares. There are many endemic flora and fauna species available in Horton Plains. In 1988 Horton Plains converted as a national park and it is elevation 2100 m–2300 m above the sea level.

Horton Plains found 24 species of mammals, 87 species of birds, nine species of reptiles and there are over 30 species of endemic flora available in Horton Plains.

4 major rivers starting from Horton Plains (Mahaweli, Kalani, Walawe and Kalu rivers).

Day 07 Schedule
  • After Breakfast cycling along the Ella countryside to Badulla.
  • You will explore the Greenish tea estate landscapes.
  • Lunch at local restaurant.
  • Bath in Kombukara Nature Pool and Secret.
  • You will explore the Dargonfly waterfall.
  • Return to Ella by Cycles or Vehicle.
  • Overnight stay in Ella.

Deluxe Package: 98 Acres Ella - Deluxe Room (Boutique Hotel) or similar hotel.
Standard Package: EKHO Ella – Standard Room (4*) or similar hotel.
Economy Package: 88th Ella – Standard Room (3*) or similar hotel.

Elevation

About 7ᵗʰ Day

After the breakfast you will start the Ella city exploration cycling tour from your hotel and it is mixed terrain.  Approximate cycling distance 70 Km and you will cycle along the greenish tea estate to Badulla. You will explore the stunning landsacapes in Uva province.

You will cycle along the Spring Vally Tea Estate and it is the most beautiful tea estate in Uva Province. You will explore the beauty of the Sri Lanka. En-route you will visit to Kombukara Nature Pool and you will enjoy natural pool bath. You will do mini walk to Dragonfly waterfall and explore hidden beauty of the nature.

After the natural pool bath you will retun to Ella by cycle to vehicle. it is depnds on your interest.

Ella

Ella is a small city in Uva province and smallest touristic city in Sri Lanka but one of highly tourist attraction city. Ella became highly popular tourist place in a decade ago and because of scenic train journey. Most of the travellers are visiting Ella to explore about the British masterpiece construction of Ella's nine-arch bridge. Highly attractive things to do in Ella are experience Kandy to Ella's train tour, explore the nine-arch bridge and Ella Gap landscapes.

Ella city elevation 1041 meters and day time temperature around 24 C–26 C and Ella is another historically important city in Sri Lanka. Legend of Great Ravana’s based on Ella and Nuwara Eliya.

Day 08 Schedule
  • After Breakfast cycling to Yala along the national park boundary.
  • Cycling from Ella to Yala along the countryside. (120 Km)
  • Lunch at a local restaurant
  • Evening relaxes at the hotel.
  • Overnight stay in Yala.
  • Optional: Tented safari camping available.

Deluxe Package: Cinnamon Wild Yala – Superior Room (4+*) or similar hotel.
Standard Package: Theme Resorts – Standard Room (3+*) or similar hotel.
Economic Package: Oak Ray Wild Yala – Standard Room (3*) or similar hotel.

Elevation

About 8th Day

After the breakfast (8 a.m.) leave the hotel and proceed to Ella town. You will explore the stunning Ella Gap and its landscapes.

9.30 a.m. start the Ella to Yala cycling tour from Ella town and it is soft cycling trail based on the back roads. You will explore 1st part of the Ella to Yala cycling tour stunning landscapes and you will cycle along the tea plantation.

Once you pass the Ella city limits, you will enjoy the dry zone landscapes and you will cycle along the national park buffer zone. If you are lucky enough, you might spot wild elephant near the elephant fence and dancing peacocks cheering keep paddling. It is hotel to hotel cycle tour and from Ella to Yala cycling trial is soft mixed trail.

Approximate total distance 120 km and you can cycle any comfortable distance.

Yala National Park

Yala National Park is the best national park spotting the Leopards in Sri Lanka and Yala National Park boarding to South Coast. Yala National Park divided into 5 blocks and you will do the safari on block 1 (Palatupahana). Yala national park belongs to the dry zone and in ancient time Yala is one of the important port in Sri Lanka. According to the Wildlife department statistic Yala–Block 1 (East) Leopard density per square Km. Yala land extends 97,881 hectares. There are two main entrances to Yala National Park, Yala East Entrance is Palatupahana and Yala South Entrance located in Katharagama.

Sri Lanka Tea Trails Cycling Tour with Leopard Safari

Operations Schedule and Other Information

Travel Information
  • Sri Lanka is Buddhism country so when you bring dress / cloths should not print or paste Buddha’s images or pictures related to Buddhism.
  • Tips are not compulsory but if you wish to appreciate the service or support, you are feel free to pay any amount.
  • Full moon day alcoholic drinks may not serve in the hotels or public area. Star class hotels, mini bar available in the room. Or you have purchase previous day and keep them in the vehicle or room.
  • If you want to exchange the money, highly advising exchange with the bank. They will apply up-to-date exchange rate which ordered by Central Bank.
  • When you are visiting temples and religious places, needs to cover the shoulders and knees. So keep a shoal use such places.
  • Do not remove or collect fauna or flora in the national parks or nature reserve without official permission.
  • If you do not comfortable with any 3rd party services such as accommodation, please highlight to us then and there. Inform to our guide.
  • We are highly recommending apply the visa prior to travel to Sri Lanka and it may help you avoid unexpected circumstance.
  • Online visa http://www.eta.gov.lk/slvisa/
Tour information
  • Private and Group guided cycling tour
  • Air-conditioned vehicle will be provided.
  • Recommending cross country Hybrid / Mountain Bikes according to terrain conditions.
  • MTB E-Bike available (upon request)
  • Hotel’s room category as mentioned on itinerary and if you need any upgrade rooms, pay an additional amount for room category upgrades.
  • If you need to extend the Holiday, please contact us. ([email protected])
Things are you should bring
  • Sri Lanka is a warm country and day time average temperature would be 33 C–36 C and relative humidity of 60–65%. Chances of sunburn are high with prolonged exposure, so carry plenty of sun-block and guard against sunstroke.
  • Light and Cotton clothes are recommended.
  • 3–4 cycling jerseys
  • If you expect to use clip shoes, then bring the own paddle. Because clips vary brand to brand.
  • Recommending waterproof backpack (10 L - 20 L) for carry the electronic devices.
Difficulty Level
  • Soft Cycling Trail
Cancelation Policy
  • If you cancel the cycling holiday 45 days before the holiday starts, then there is no cancelation charge.
  • 5% of the total cost will be charged, if cancel or postpone 30 days before the holiday reservation is scheduled.
  • 30% of the total cost will be charged, if cancel or postpone 20 days before the holiday reservation is scheduled.
  • 50% of the total cost will be charged, if cancel or postpone 15 days before the holiday reservation is scheduled.
  • 100% of the total cost will be charged, If cancel or postpone less than 14 days before the holiday reservation is scheduled.

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Frequently Asking Questions and Answers

Most of Bike Tours in Sri Lanka operate as private guided tours but if you are looking group tour, then we cannot assure exactly fixed departing date. However, if get similar inquiry in that you planning to travel period, then we will co-ordination with prospective travelers.

Yes! we are flexible enough customized the cycling distance, activities that we suggested on the itinerary. Once you have finalised right itinerary, then please feel free to discuss with us for the fine-tune the itinerary as you wish.

We always looking to offer perfect cycling tour in Sri Lanka blends with unique experiences.

7 days of cycling holiday you will cycle 6 days and you might not cycle arrival day. Out of the 6 days you will not cycle hotel to hotel only on 5th Day and 7th day. Other days you will cycle hotel to hotel.

From Nuwara Eliya to Ella cycling trail is hardest cycling portion in Sri Lanka Tea Plantation cycling tour. Day 05 (Nuwara Eliya–Ella) cycling trial base on via Horton plains and as part of the cycle tour you will do nature walk (8 Km). so after the cycling and walking can be completed around 5 p.m. Hence after the 4 p.m. environment gets misty, then visibility is so poor. Considering the safe factors, day 05 cycle tour will be ended around 5 p.m.

Other fact is from Boralanda to Ella route based on in the main road and you might feel hard to manage the route in busy main roads.

7th days (last day) if you are going to cycle southern coast hotel along the southern coast, then you need to mange busy roads in Galle–Colombo main road.

Yes, of course! That mentioned breaks in the contain indicate about breaks in between the cycle tour, but there is no restriction to take a break or take pictures while you are cycling. We want to keep you relax and add memories of your Sri Lanka holiday. So, you are feeling free to take the pictures as a souvenir and we are flexible always with our valued customers’ comfortability.

We will carry some biscuits, banana, sandwich, soft drinks as refreshments because we always looking keep our valued customers keep comfortable and offer wonderful ride with us. In between the cycling tour, we will offer some tropical fruits and coconut drinks experience the different tastes of fruits.

There is no additional cost for those extra fruits or snacks!

You will do mostly mixed uphill cycling with stunning landscapes along the tea plantations.

You will cycle in technical terrains as well. cycling route programmed avoiding traffic, busy towns as much as possible and our cycling routes are based on scenic countryside back roads with minimum traffic roads.

If you are not comfortable cycling in technical terrains, you feel free to skip the technical terrains. By the way, we will share in detail itinerary with cycling route conditions. Then you are aware about the cycling terrains and then you have enough time to do the cycling routes alternations.

90% of the cycling trail based on scenic tea plantations.

There are no 100% parallel roads along with coast and coastal sceneries, hence some places you will not see the coastal sceneries but we have used closest roads to coast. Hence you cannot expect 100% coastal sceneries during the coast-to-coast cycling tour and some places you might miss the coastal sceneries.

Yes, of course! We are flexible and, based on your cycling skills or fitness, you can adjust the comfortable cycling distance per day or a particular day. Always supporting vehicle around us and any time when you are tired, you are feeling free to stop or continue the cycling tour and get the support from our support vehicle.

Sri Lanka's written history over 2500 years and folktales history goes beyond over 5000 years. Sri Lanka is a small pearl in Indian ocean but Sri Lanka has rich history, highly diversified nature, interesting cultural differences, local experiences. It is really interesting to explore those experiences to understand Sri Lankan cultures and customs.

Bike Tours in Sri Lanka vision is spice up the cycling tours in Sri Lanka, blending with those unique experiences and offer exciting cycling tour beyond the expectation. Those experiences bring valued addition to Sri Lanka cycling tours. Hence you never feel just a riding tour or monotony cycling tour in Sri Lanka with Bike Tours in Sri Lanka! Your cycling holiday in Sri Lanka ends with beautiful memories.

Yes! sometimes you might need to manage with nature. Because this trail based in remote locations and you might not able to access build WCs every place. But we will try to direct you, a decent place as much as possible.

Well, Bike Tours in Sri Lanka cycling guide never pushes you to keep paddling or complete the cycling tour on scheduled time line. We always looking keep our valued customers keep comfortable cycling tour in Sri Lanka. Until the particular day cycling tour end by yourself, our cycling guide keeps supporting and paddling with you.

Passenger / support vehicle always around us or behind us while we are cycling. So, if you feel tired or not comfortable to cycle anymore, then you can continue the cycle tour through vehicle. we will transfer you scheduled place as mentioned in the itinerary. wherever if you are comfortable to cycling again, you are feeling free to join or continue the cycle tour again.

Well, you do not need to miss this fantastic tour anymore...! you can get E-Bike paying additional USD $30 (per day / per bike) and E-bike makes comfortable cycling tour in Sri Lanka.

No! mountain or other bike cost already included in the main cost.

No! it is optional cost.

Yes, of course! All your luggage transported in the same vehicle.

Once finalized the cycling tour itinerary in Sri Lanka. You will receive “Guest Information Sheet” and it is information related to cycling such as your height, weight, health information and emergency contact details.

Based on that you provided data, we will fix the right frame according to your height and helmet, cycling jersey.

Yes! every cycle tour we will carry out a few extra cycles for selection to our valued customers and we will keep additional cycles until the tour end because if your cycle did not function well, we will try to fix it during the cycle tour but if we feel, takes the time to fix it, then immediately we will replace the cycle instead of spending time to fixing the cycle. We are always looking to keep paddling our valued customers and offer wonderful cycling experience on your Sri Lanka holiday.

No! all national parks are under the environment protection of law. Therefore, law applies to locals and foreigners as well. None of us allowed to collect or keep such a thing or take it out of the national park. My Ceylon Adventures / Bike Tours in Sri Lanka accountable to Wildlife conservation law and if Government made an investigation, we are liable to provide all information. Therefore, please do not remove or collect any flora or fauna from the national park.

If you are not comfortable with hotel accommodations or its services or delivery of activities, then we can negotiate with hotels or such service providers. If it is serious service laps, then you might be able to demand the refund as well. We will do needful co-ordination and represent you. In between the tour, we will acknowledge the status of the case.

So far we never come across such experience but because of unexpected weather, if we cannot manage 100% then we will divert alternative terrain but before alternative terrain reschedule, we will discuss with our valued guest about their concerns. We will offer few alternative suggestions based on the availability, then our valued guest can make a better decision at least 24 hours before executing the operation.

We will come only to such conclusion if disaster situations only such as tsunami, earthquake or landslide.

We will offer 1 cycling guide every 6 guests (1:6)

Well tips are not compulsory but if you want to appreciate the service, you can pay whatever comfortable amount for you.

Usually we are recommending USD $20–$30 per day.

Yes! you are feeling free to wear any comfortable dress for you.

No! we concern all our valued guests are as one and equal for us. We never discriminate our valued guest based on gender, skin, religion, nationality or any other fact.

Every group cycling tour before starting, we will organize the socialization dinner or lunch to get to know each other. It is a great forum to get to know each other prior to start the group cycling tour in Sri Lanka.

Everyday meals will take as one group in every restaurant and hotels. Because we are always concern extending the team spirit among the group members.

We will follow the WHO given guidelines and we will ensure 100% safe from our side.

If you injured in a remote area, then we can take you nearest hospital by our supporting vehicle or we connected with 1990 emergency ambulance service and immediately we will arrange the Ambulance transferred to nearest hospital.

All our guides and escort leaders given basic First Aid training. So, they will give the basic first aids until you transfer to the hospital.

Yes, of course! That mentioned breaks in the contain indicate about breaks in between the cycle tour, but there is no restriction to take a break or take pictures while you are cycling. We want to keep you relax and add memories of your Sri Lanka holiday. So, you are feeling free to take the pictures as a souvenir and we are flexible always with our valued customers’ comfortability.

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