A&K’s offering the first night free in Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka; Kandy; Sri Dalada Maligawa (Temple of the Tooth); Inner temple
Edited by Travel Weekly

    Abercrombie & Kent is offering a complimentary first night’s accommodation in Colombo, Sri Lanka when guests book a Tailor-Made Journey based off suggested itinerary Serendipitous Sri Lanka.

    The offer is valid until 30 August 2023 and applies to all departures between now and 28 February 2024.

    A&K offers bespoke journeys in Sri Lanka, with a refined experience including VIP access and luxe stays in some of the country’s atmospheric boutique accommodation.

    Sri Lanka, Kurunegala, Ridee Viharaya Temple (Silver Temple)

    The following journey can be tailored to your individual interests.

    Serendipitous Sri Lanka 

    13 days from $8,360 pp (private, suggested itinerary)

    • Meet the curator of one of Sri Lanka’s largest contemporary art galleries.
    • Savour a multi-ethnic gourmand’s tour of Colombo.
    • Explore the vast and ancient Dambulla cave complex.
    • Witness an auspicious prayer at the Temple of the Sacred Tooth.
    • Climb skywards at the fortress of Sigiriya.
    • Pedal through the ancient city of Anuradhapura.
    • Seek out leopard and sloth on safari in Wilpattu National Park.
    • Feel the wind in your hair on a scenic rail journey through the misty highlands.
    • Learn about famed Ceylon tea from paddock to pour, staying in colonial-era bungalows in tea country.

    Featured Image: Sri Lanka; Kandy; Sri Dalada Maligawa (Temple of the Tooth); Inner temple

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