07 Nights/08 Days
From sun set sailing to fishing cruises, sailing on the sparkling Sri Lankan waters in the Indian Ocean on a Yacht, catamaran boats is romantic, fun and adventurous. The holiday cruises that will let you discover the best of Sri Lanka’s marine and human heritage – the islands in the Palk Bay, the pristine beaches and the reef in the East, the northern culture or the southern blue whales – the day and package sailing trips will give you something to encounter at every stop.
The East coast of the island emerging as an up and coming beach tourist destination, offers endless pristine beaches, beautiful coves surrounded by lush vegetation, and fascinating marine life, including whales and dolphins, and an array of tropical fish and colourful reefs.
Season for sailing – May to September
Journey is approx. 5 hours and you will drive past famous historical cities, small rural villages, lakes and lush forestry.
Taking in the dramatic coastline with the ancient Koneswaram temple perched high on the hill, enjoy a stunning sunset onboard.
Guests can snorkel at the magical pigeon island coral reef.
Aquatic activities such as stand up paddle boarding, and swimming can be done.
On shore sunset drinks on the beach followed by a special seafood dinner at a popular local restaurant.
At the entrance to Trincomalee Harbour at midday for lunch on board followed by snorkeling and stand-up paddle boarding.
A heaven for all types of water activities, including snorkeling.
Evening visit to Koneswaram Temple can be arranged.
We suggest you to spend a few days in the cultural triangle or explore the hill country to have a better insight to the heritage and culture of Sri Lanka.