Adam’s Peak

Adam’s Peak is Sri Lanka’s Matterhorn; a dramatic vertical peak that has been a pilgrimage site for centuries. It is located at the heart of Sri Lanka’s hill country and is best climbed at night, arriving in time for dawn where the views from the top are staggering wonderful. The climb takes about four hours, so this means a 0200 start! Generally, it is best to climb Adams Peak from December to May during pilgrimage season. You need to be fit to climb the mountain as it involves about 5,500 steps. However, the reward are certainly the views, and seeing the many people coming here in pilgrimage.

Itineraries

Colonial Ceylon

Colombo - Kandy - Hill Country - Galle  

Delve into Sri Lanka’s colonial past, exploring the Portuguese, Dutch and British influences that have helped shape modern Sri Lanka.

  £3780 p. p.

Sri Lanka and the Maldives

Negombo - Cultural Triangle - Hill Country - Maldives  

Sri Lanka and the Maldives is one of the best twin-centre holidays you can experience, a blend of culture, adventure and beach that makes for such a wonderful journey.

13 days from £2705 p. p.

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