Head off the beaten tourist track in Asia with a gap trip to sensational Sri Lanka. This hidden gem of a country is bursting with colours, flavours and spices and boasts wonderful, unspoilt white sand beaches, lush tropical landscapes and culture and charm galore! So breathtaking is the beauty of this island nation that it has been labelled 'The Pearl of the Indian Ocean', and you can laze on paradise beaches, explore lush jungle, discover ancient Buddhist culture, temples and ruined cities, see wonderful wildlife including incredible elephants and the elusive leopard, visit vibrant cities and sample delicious spicy dishes on an unforgettable gap trip to stunning Sri Lanka!Sri Lanka Key Facts
Mountains, beaches and jungles!
Experience the very best of Sri Lanka on this fantastic 12 day tour. Explore Negombo, visit local villages, see wildlife in Udawalawe National Park and learn to surf on the stunning south coast.
Help Buddhist monks learn English!
Head over to Sri Lanka and help Buddhist monks of all ages to improve their English! Discover Buddhist culture and make a difference on this fantastic cultural volunteer experience.
2 - 6 weeks 689
Help at childcare, teaching & community projects in Sri Lanka
Become a volunteer English teacher on this super-rewarding volunteer programme in Sri Lanka! Teach kids aged 3-12 and make a real difference in the local community!
Temples, trains and turtles in Sri Lanka and Maldives!
Discover beautiful Sri Lanka on this unforgettable 12-day adventure! Explore stunning sights including Sigiriya Rock and Uda Walawe National Park, and enjoy awesome inclusions, such as a whale-watching cruise and a curry cooking class. Plus, you can extend the fun with an add-on experience in the Maldives!
2 - 3 weeks 799
Culture, turtles and beaches!
Conserve and care for wonderful turtles on the beautiful south-west coast of Sri Lanka! Make a difference and have fun on this fantastic hands-on wildlife experience.