Explore Hambantota

Tour Number

Activity Level



Day Trip / Out of Town, Nature and Wildlife, Religious Heritage, Shore Excursion


Kid Friendly: Yes. All children welcome. Adult supervision required.

Friendly: Yes.
You must be able to get in and out of a car. Unfortunately no Wheelchair ramp available.

Maximum travelers: 3



English (conversational)

Private Guided Tour

Hambantota is the main town in Hambantota District, Southern Province, Sri Lanka. This underdeveloped area was hit hard by the 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami and is undergoing a number of major development projects including the construction of a new sea port and international airport finished in 2013. Hambantota is home to the main salt pans of Sri Lanka. The coastal line of Hambantota is dominated by shimmering expansive salt pans that stretch along bordering the main road for about 15km.

In this tour you can get experience in Katharagama Devol , Dry Zone Botanical Garden, Thissa Lake Boat Ride & Thissa Buddhist Temple.


Welcome the guests withing Hambantota

Dry Zone Botanical Garden
Thissa Buddhist Temple
Thissa Lake Boat Ride
Katharagama Kiriwehera Temple
God Katharagama Devol
Salt Pans

Drop off the guests withing Hambantota area

(Optional - Udawalawa National Park )

Meeting Point + Tour Duration

Meeting Point Options: Rail or Bus Station, Cruise Ship Port, Airport, Hotel, Address or Intersection, Monument/Building

End Point Options: Rail or Bus Station, Cruise Ship Port, Airport, Hotel, Address or Intersection, Monument/Building

Duration: 8 hours

If there are any variables that might affect the duration (weather, traffic, customer's health condition etc) and will have to be remove some visiting places



What’s Included

  • Guiding Services
  • Private Transportation

Other: Fuel Cost throughout the tour
Visit according to the program
Service Charges
All Government Taxes

Estimated Local Cash Needed

50 USD - Lunch - $10
Dry Zone Botanical Garden - $ 10
Thissa Lake Boat Ride - $ 30
(Optional - Udawalawa Safari - 60 )

Above charges for PP

What’s Extra

  • Personal Expenses
  • Souvenirs
  • Food, Drinks, Snacks

Other: Entrance Fee
Accommodation & Food
Video camera permits
Cost of beverage throughout the tour
Expenses of a personal nature
Any other services not specified above


I am not a Driver or Licensed Guide, I will be your local friend. The driver's assistance is provided by my husband. I can accompany you and I can arrange for a separate fully air condition modern car, van Bus and Coach.

Private tour guide Radhika Amali

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