• 3 Days Jaffna - The Far North

    Located closer to Southern India than Colombo, Sri Lanka’s north feels a world away from the rest of the country. This short extension to Jaffna offers an insight to a region emerging from isolation.
  • 3 Days Jaffna - The Far North

    Located closer to Southern India than Colombo, Sri Lanka’s north feels a world away from the rest of the country. This short extension to Jaffna offers an insight to a region emerging from isolation.
  • 3 Days Jaffna - The Far North

    Located closer to Southern India than Colombo, Sri Lanka’s north feels a world away from the rest of the country. This short extension to Jaffna offers an insight to a region emerging from isolation.
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3 days
From HK$9,150/Adult

Itinerary

  • Day 01 - Colombo / Jaffna
    Fly Colombo/ Jaffna via Trincomalee MA60 0700/0845 (1h 45m) – Mon/Wed/Fri

     

    Upon arrival, be met and transfer to town.

    Explore the ancient sights in Jaffna starting with Kandarodai. Visit the popular Naguleeswaram Temple, Keerimalai Springs, and Dambakola Patuna, an ancient port.

    Enjoy lunch (own expenses) at the idyllic Fort Hammenhiel overlooking the peninsula and enjoy some siesta time at Casuarina Beach, a favourite local spot!

    On the way back to town, visit the large Portuguese Vaddukoddai Church, now being used by the American Mission.

    Meals: Dinner

  • Day 02 - Jaffna

    This morning, drive to Point Pedro, the most northerly point of Sri Lanka and pass through tiny fishing hamlets and the half buried ruin of St Anthony’s Church in the sand dunes. You will visit Nilavarai Bottemless Well, a natural underground water well with many enthralling legends.

    In the afternoon, visit Jaffna Fort. Rest of the afternoon is best spent in the city, visiting the now restored Jaffna Library, the iconic Nallur Temple during puja service and indulge in the favourite past time of the locals at Rio ice cream!

    Meals: Breakfast, Dinner

  • Day 03 - Jaffna / Colombo

    On the last morning, we shall do an island visit. Drive across the causeway to Kayts and set off on a ferry to the island of Nagadeepa, which houses a temple and kovil by the coast.

    Return to Jaffna city and transfer for your flight. 

    Fly Jaffna/ Colombo via Trincomalee MA60 1530/1700 (1h 30m) – Mon/Wed/Fri

     

    Meals: Breakfast

    Disembark in Trincomalee to explore the East Coast or take a 4-hours train from Jaffna to Anuradhapura to sightsee the UNESCO listed cultural sights.

 

 

 

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