DAY 01: DEPARTURE
You will be proceeding to Galle which will take approximately 2-hour drive to reach the destination where you will be getting a cycling experiences. This destination is situated 126 kilometers away from Colombo.
South of Sri Lanka, around Galle offers many opportunities to the cyclist to experience the real life of Sri Lankans. Being the best part of the island to grove cinnamon, cycle trails takes you through the cinnamon plantations. Our experience cycle guides will explain you about the process of cinnamon peeling. Tea gardens and the natural Rubber trees are plenty on the cycle trail. Day today life of the people, traditional and cultural aspects of the villagers can be experienced while cycling. The terrain is mostly flat and easy, occasional angulating and very small up and down parts will be on the trails.
Galle is a jewel. A Unesco World Heritage Site, this historic city is a delight to explore on foot, an endlessly exotic old trading port blessed with imposing Dutch-colonial buildings, ancient mosques and churches, grand mansions and museums. Wandering its rambling lanes, you'll pass stylish cafes, quirky boutiques and impeccably restored hotels owned by local and foreign artists, writers, photographers and designers.
As you pedal along the seaside path to view the city's various attractions such as shipping warehouses, churches, temples, the clock tower and lighthouse and enjoy the sunset at Galle which is the No.1 place to see the sunset.