Overnight hike to Riverston

Overnight hike to Riverston

Riverston Trekking is one of the most well-known adventure activities to try in Sri Lanka. The long trek along the hill won’t make you tired because of the ever-blowing wind that refreshes you from the beginning to the end. The entire region is a miracle of mother nature. The misty mountain top is the place where a giant telecommunication tower stands. We highly recommend this trek for all travelers who love adventure and enjoying nature’s beauty at the same time.

Itinerary

Day 1: YOUR HOTEL - RIVERSTON

Stop At: Riverston, Knuckles Mountain Range, Matale 21400 Sri Lanka
05:30 - You will be picked up from your hotel in Kandy, Dambulla, Sigiriya, or Habarana and driven to Matale.

06:30 - Reach Matale town and drive to the starting point of the tour.

08:00 – On arrival at the starting point, our guide will give you a brief introduction and safety requirements of the tour.

08:10 – You will start the hike with an experienced hiking guide. Walk 1.5km to reach the Riverston summit. Enjoy the view from the top. Head back to the starting point.
Duration: 4 hours

Stop At: Pitawala Pathana, Rattota-Illukkumbura Road, Matale 21000 Sri Lanka
09:30 - Get into vehicle and drive another 5km which is called Pitawalapathana and then walk 3.5km to reach mini world’s end.

11:30 – Thereafter, you will be driven to a waterfall nearby to have lunch with a wonderful view.
Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Manigala, Sri Lanka
13:00 – After having lunch, you will start your next trekking to clock rock which is about 3 Km.

16:30 – Thereon, you will escort to your holiday resort for overnight stay.

17:30 - Enjoy the evening Tea at the hotel.

20:30 - BBQ dinner in the hotel.

Duration: 3 hours

Pass By: Kandy, Kandy, Kandy District, Central Province
Pick up and drop off will be provided from most closely located hotels in Kandy.

Pass By: Sigiriya, Sigiriya, Central Province
Pick up and drop off will be provided from most closely located hotels in Sigiriya.

Pass By: Dambulla, Dambulla, Central Province
Pick up and drop off will be provided from most closely located hotels in Dambulla.

Pass By: Habarana, Habarana, North Central Province
Pick up and drop off will be provided from most closely located hotels in Habarana.

Meals included:
• Lunch
• Dinner: BBQ
Accommodation included: Overnight accommodation in a holiday resort.

Day 2: RIVERSTON - YOUR HOTEL

Stop At: Sera Ella falls, Pothatawela Pothatawela village, Matale 21000 Sri Lanka
07:30 - Enjoy a mouthwatering breakfast from the resort.

08:30 - Leave the hotel and drive 7km by the vehicle to start your first trekking for the day.

10:00 – Reach to Sera Ella waterfalls through the jungle. This is about 7 Km trek.

12:00 - Return back to the vehicle and driven to the resort to have lunch.

13:30 – After lunch, check out from the hotel and drive 12km to enjoy some water activities.

18:30 – Thereafter, you will return to Matale and drop off where you picked up.

Duration: 2 hours

Meals included:
• Breakfast
• Lunch
No accommodation included on this day.

Informacion Adicional
"Confirmation will be received at time of booking"
"Not wheelchair accessible"
"Infants must sit on laps"
"Not recommended for travelers with back problems"
"Not recommended for pregnant travelers"
"No heart problems or other serious medical conditions"
"Travelers should have a strong physical fitness level"
"Please be ready at the hotel lobby 15 minutes before the pick up time"
"Please wear comfortable clothing for the hiking."
"The liberal use of sunscreen is also highly encouraged."
"Don’t forget to bring your personal medicine and camera."
"This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund"
"This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund"
"This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate"



Start Time: 5:30 AM
Duration: 2 Days
Start location: 1: Kandy, Sri Lanka
2: Sigiriya, Sri Lanka
3: Dambulla, Sri Lanka
4: Habarana, Sri Lanka

Traveler pickup is offered
Pick up and drop off will be provided from most closely located hotels in Kandy, Sigiriya, Dambulla and Habarana.


Cancellations and refunds: For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

Included

  • 1x Breakfast
  • 1x Dinner
  • 2x Lunch
  • Accommodation included: 1 night
  • Pick up and drop off will be provided from hotels in Kandy, Sigiriya, Dambulla and Habarana.
  • Professional trekking guide.
  • Two Lunches, one BBQ Dinner, one Breakfast, tea, snacks and bottled water.
  • First aid during the tour.
  • Entrance fees.
  • Overnight accommodation in a holiday resort.
  • All government taxes.
  • Entry/Admission - Riverston
  • Entry/Admission - Pitawala Pathana
  • Entry/Admission - Sera Ella falls

Not Included

  • Gratuities.
  • Anything that not mentioned in inclusions.

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