This two week itinerary moves at a gentle pace offering lots of time to focus on wellness and balance in a rural oasis. For the last few days, head to the beach for a blissful stay near the historic fort city of Galle.
We’ve chosen luxurious hotels with lots of character and local influences, and a truly outstanding 7 day residential wellness package.
We will tailor this tour however you see fit to create the perfect trip for you, so use this as a starting point only and contact our specialists to discuss in more detail. Shorter stays, additional day trips and alternative hotels are all available.
Day 1 and 2 - Welcome to Sri Lanka
Your driver will meet you from the airport and transfer you to The Wallawwa, a delightful boutique hotel about 20 minutes from the airport and your home for the next two nights.
Recuperate from your flight, enjoy the pool and the lush grounds, and consider booking a treatment in the luxurious spa.About The Wallawwa
Day 3 - Move to Santani, near Kandy
Your driver will transfer you to Santani, a first-class wellness resort.
This rural, exquisite location and the minimalist but luxurious setting is an oasis of calm and a perfect setting for your wellness journey.
Check in and have a consultation with the resident doctor and determine your personalised plan for the week ahead.
For example, choose a detox program, a weightloss program, a healing program or a stress reducing program and tailor it to you. Your meals will be personalised, there are both group and private sessions and therapies you can attend plus recommended treatments to further your goals.
Upgrade to an Air Taxi to reduce your transfer time and enjoy striking views before landing on a reservoir.About Santani
Day 4 to 9 - Wellness Retreat and local exploration
Start each day with yoga overlooking the tranquil hills before your specially designed breakfast.
Everyone experiences Santani differently as the experience is curated for you.
The sample package included here incudes
- Consultation upon arrival and prior to departure by the resident Ayurvedic Doctor
- Personalized diet plan according to your body type
- Daily wellness treatments of 60 – 90 minutes
- Lifestyle workshops
- Daily wellness activities such as trekking, hiking, etc
Outside of your program, spend the days exploring locally or further afield in The Knuckles Range, a biodiversity hotspot. Take a day trip to Kandy to soak up the culture and visit the Temple of the Tooth. Swim in the pool, take out the bicycles to explore nearby, use the sauna, steam and thermal pool and just generally soak up the calm.
Day 10 - Move to the beach
It’s time to leave your idyllic retreat and join the hustle and bustle of the world again – but a gentle transition.
Your driver will collect you for the drive down to Habaraduwa on the coast for a luxurious few days by or near the beach.
Settle into KK Beach, your home for the next 4 nights and a different kind of oasis to Santani. Here, your windows look out over the sea and you are well located to easily explore nearby.
Alternatively, choose to stay at sister hotel Kahanda Kahanda located a short distance away in a hilltop tea estate.
Days 11 to 13 - Beach time and visit to Galle
Take advantage of the facilities at KK Beach and sister property Kahanda Kanda, located in a private hilltop tea estate. Complimentary tuk-tuk shuttles are easily arranged and we recommend having a meal up at KK in the poolside restaurant and taking a tour of the property.
Take a short walk from your beachfront hotel abound to go body surfing, snorkeling, scuba diving, canoeing, whale watching, or on a boat trips on Kogalla Lake.
A 20 minute drive takes you to the town of Galle and the markets, as well as the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Galle Fort, all waiting to be explored.