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Walkers Tours: Your Perfect 'Guide' To Sri Lanka

Walkers Tours: Your Perfect 'Guide' To Sri Lanka
Elephant safari in Minneriya, Sri Lanka. Photo Credit: Shutterstock
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Walkers Tours offers a wide range of excursions that cater to travellers' diverse interests and preferences in Sri Lanka

OT Staff
March 11 , 2023
03 Min Read

Sri Lanka is a land of ancient ruins, pristine beaches, lush rainforests, and vibrant culture. With its rolling hills covered in tea plantations, colourful festivals, and friendly locals, it is a land that truly captures the essence of paradise. Sri Lanka is a sensory feast for the soul, from the majestic elephants roaming free to the tantalizing flavours of the local cuisine. And what better way to explore the country than via road? And who better to help you than Walkers Tours, Sri Lanka's Leading Destination Management Company?

"Walkers Tours has been inspiring travellers since 1969, catering to niche segments such as luxury tourism, medical, accessible and wellness tourism, and adventure and wildlife tourism under the brand portfolio, Artravele, Ayu and Nature Odyssey, respectively," said a representative of the company.

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"Our expertise in presenting Sri Lanka to travellers and skills in executing memorable tours are unmatched. We use vehicles that are a part of Asia's first carbon-neutral transport fleet. We are commended for the high standards of service and quality that we have sustained for more than half a century. In addition, being a subsidiary of JKH, which is a participant of the United Nations Global Compact (UNGC), Walkers Tours ensures that business activities are aligned to UNGC's ten principles on human rights, labour, environment and anti-corruption as well as the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)," the representative added.

If you are also planning to visit Sri Lanka, here's a look at the various excursions offered by Walkers Tours.

Cultural Excursions
Sri Lanka is famous for its rich cultural heritage, and Walkers Tours offers a range of cultural excursions that allow visitors to experience the island's ancient history and vibrant traditions. Some popular cultural excursions offered include visits to the ancient capitals of Anuradhapura and Polonnaruwa, the Temple of the Tooth in Kandy, the Sigiriya Rock Fortress, and the cave temples of Dambulla.

Wildlife Excursions
Sri Lanka is known for its rich wildlife, including iconic Asian elephants, leopards, sloth bears, and whales. Walkers Tours offers a range of wildlife excursions unfolding this heritage. Two of the most popular excursions include the Yala National Park (home to the highest leopard densities in the world) and Sinharaja Forest Reserve, a UNESCO World Heritage Site and home to a variety of endemic species.

As a matter of fact, Forbes Magazine has named Sri Lanka one of the top destinations for wildlife safaris outside Africa. It highlights the uniqueness of the country owing to the possibility of experiencing two iconic mammals on the planet, leopards and blue whales, in one place.

Nature Excursions
Sri Lanka is a country of breathtaking natural beauty. Walkers Tours offers a range of nature excursions that take visitors to some of the most scenic destinations on the island. Some popular nature excursions include visits to the tea country of the Central Highlands, the hill country of Ella and Nuwara Eliya, the waterfalls of Horton Plains National Park, and the pristine beaches around the island.

Adventure Excursions
Sri Lanka is also a destination for adventure enthusiasts, and Walkers Tours offers a range of adventure excursions that cater to thrill-seekers. Some popular adventure excursions include surfing lessons, white-water rafting, trekking in the mountains, and rock climbing.

Walkers Tours offers something for everyone, from cultural excursions to wildlife, nature, adventure, food, and wine excursions. Whether you are a history buff, a wildlife enthusiast, a nature lover, an adventure junkie, or a foodie, it has the perfect excursion to help you experience the best of Sri Lanka.

For more information, visit https://www.walkerstours.com/

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