Recent Searches
Clear

Top Southern Province Historical Tours

Saved to wishlist!
Dates
Select Dates
Up to 1 hour
1 to 4 hours
4 hours to 1 day
1 to 3 days
3+ days
6am—12pm
12pm—5pm
5pm—12am
4+ stars
5 stars
Free Cancellation
Private Tour
Up to $15
Up to $30
Up to $90
Cultural Tours
Cultural Tours
Private and Luxury
Private and Luxury
Archaeology Tours
Archaeology Tours
City Tours
City Tours
Religious Tours
Religious Tours
Rail Tours
Rail Tours
Adventure Tours
Adventure Tours
When are you traveling?
Select Dates
Popular
Search experiences that may have limited interaction with crowds.
Search experiences with increased health and safety practices.
Search tours and activities you can do from home.

You are viewing Virtual Experiences in Southern Province. See more Virtual Experiences around the globe. 🌎

Price
$0
$500+
Duration
Time of Day
RatingClear
Specials
Sort by: Featured

Sigiriya and Dambulla Day Tour (All Inclusive)

Sigiriya and Dambulla Day Tour (All Inclusive)

star-5
15
Don't miss Sigiriya rock fortress and Dambulla cave temple when you are in Sri Lanka. Both places are nominated as UNESCO World Heritage sites. Sigiriya rock fortress is the most visited tourist attraction in Sri Lanka. It is sometimes known as the Sigiriya Lion Rock, after its original name “Sinha-Giri”. Dambulla golden rock cave temple was home to thousands of meditating monks since its monastic beginnings in the first century BCE. Today the same Dambulla cave temple hosts a massive collection of Buddhist murals and sculptures belonging to a pan-Asian artistic tradition. Explore Sigiriya and Dambulla on this full-day tour. Depart from your hotel at Colombo or Mount Lavinia in a private air-conditioned vehicle with a driver-guide.
More
  • 14 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$116.48
Price varies by group size
From
$116.48
Price varies by group size

Galle Day Tour

Galle Day Tour

star-5
5
This is a Galle day tour where we can arrange private tours for our clients. It is fully safe and happy journey. We can enjoy boat safari at Bentota River, see the sea turtles in Kosgoda Sea Turtle Conservation, visit the Community Tsunami Museum and Galle fort.
More
  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$87.18
From
$87.18

Family-Friendly Private Galle City Tour

Family-Friendly Private Galle City Tour

star-5
5
Short on time in Galle? Then this private, family-friendly tour covers the city and its coastal highlights in one day, making it ideal for short-stay visitors and cruise passengers. Admire UNESCO-listed Galle Fort and Galle Lighthouse, trace the coast to the Hikkaduwa Turtle Hatchery and Tsunami Museum, and take a wildlife-watching cruise on the Madu River. Private transport and Galle hotel and cruise port pickup and drop-off included.
More
  • 6 to 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$46.00
Price varies by group size
From
$46.00
Price varies by group size

Galle Day Tour

Galle Day Tour

star-4.5
3
Galle Day Trip is organized by Asya Tours for the tourists who stay at Bentota , Beruwala , Kalutara & Wadduwa areas. If you are looking to explore a colonial city and gain some unique experience & memories with enjoying some extra unique activities & attractions then this is the most identical and famous tour for that. Galle Day Trip is one of the most popular outdoor activates for the travelers in Sri Lanka.  Attractions & Activities –  • Bentota River Boat Safari  • Turtle Conservation Project • Tsunami Museum  • Herbal Garden  • Moonstone Gem Mining Centre  • Dutch Fort Galle • Stilt Fishermen in Koggala Key Details  • Tour Starts at 8.30 am from the pick-up point • Pick up from anywhere in Bentota,Beruwala , Kalutara and Wadduwa • Drop off at the pick-up point or any place in between Galle and the pick-up point.
More
  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$109.84
From
$109.84

Private Day Trip to Galle

Private Day Trip to Galle

star-4.5
3
Enjoy historical Galle and other attractions without having to worry about transportation on this private tour from the Bentota area. Experience a turtle hatchery and river boat safari on route and then tour Galle's UNESCO-listed coastal fort. See the Portuguese-Dutch fortifications and colonial-era streets, lighthouse, and mansions; browse the museums and shops; and learn about their history from your guide. A choice of departure times gives you useful flexibility.
More
  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$35.00
From
$35.00

Kandy Day Trip with Tea Factory From Bentota & Surroundings - All Inclusive

Kandy Day Trip with Tea Factory From Bentota & Surroundings - All Inclusive

star-5
3
Kandy Day Trip is organized by Bentota Travel Mart ( BTM ) for the tourists who stay at Bentota , Induruwa , Kosgoda , Ahungalla, Aluthgama , Beruwala , Kalutara & Wadduwa areas. Kandy Day Trip is one of the most demanding and popular excursion in Bentota and it consist with few attractions and activates including the famous Tea Plantation and Historical Buddhist Temple of Sacred Tooth Relic. Activities & Attractions • Pineapple Plantation • Elephant Orphanage • Tea Plantation & Tea Factory • Wood Carving Centre & Gallery • Herbal Garden • Batik & Silk Factory • Gem Museum & Showroom • Peradeniya Botanical Garden ( Optional ) • Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic Key Points • Tour Starts at 5.00 am from the pick-up point. • Pick up from anywhere in Pick up from anywhere in Bentota, Induruwa, Kosgoda , Ahungalla, Aluthgama , Beruwala , Kalutara or Wadduwa. • Drop off at the pick-up point or any place in between Kandy and the pick-up point.
More
  • 10 to 12 hours
From
$179.49
Price varies by group size
From
$179.49
Price varies by group size

Whales and Dolphins Watching Mirissa

Whales and Dolphins Watching Mirissa

star-4.5
3
On this full-day combo tour through Mirissa, you’ll enjoy a scenic whale watching tour, followed by a visit to Galle Fort. Get a peek at bottle-nosed dolphins, killer whales, and the elusive blue whale, and tour the Dutch-built fortress along Sri Lanka’s southern coast. Only transportation is included, so you can decide what entry prices you’d like to choose.
More
  • 7 to 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$48.00
per group
From
$48.00
per group

Adventure kandy and Sigiriya

Adventure kandy and Sigiriya

star-5
2
The city of Kandy in Sri Lanka is renowned as the social and cultural capital of the country. This breathtaking hill country is the perfect place for relaxing and reflecting. This city is well known for housing many ancient temples, and among them, the most renowned is the temple of 'Dalada Maligawa'(The Temple of the Tooth). Here, the tooth relic of Lord Buddha is reserved. It attracts thousands of visitors including the devotees to this city per year. Apart from that, this city has the largest and beautiful botanical garden in the island, known as Peradeniya Botanical Garden.On the other handRising dramatically from the central plains, the enigmatic rocky outcrop of Sigiriya is perhaps Sri Lanka's single most dramatic sight. Near-vertical walls soar to a flat-topped summit that contains the ruins of an ancient civilisation, thought to be once the epicentre of the short-lived kingdom of Kassapa, and there are spellbinding vistas across mist-wrapped forests in the early morning.
More
  • 3 days
From
$358.98
From
$358.98

Heritages & Wild life tour in Sri Lanka

Heritages & Wild life tour in Sri Lanka

star-5
2
This tour program is suitable for tourists when they plan to explore UNESCO world heritage sites, A wildlife safari and cultures of Sri Lanka for a few days. And after they can stay more days in leisure at the beach. Anuradhapura & Polonnaruwa ancient cities, Easy walk to Ritigala monastery and Sigiriya lion fortress, A jeep safari and explore elephants in Minneriya park are main activities in the tour.
More
  • 4 days
From
$480.00
Price varies by group size
From
$480.00
Price varies by group size

All inclusive Private Day trip Kandy and other attractions

All inclusive Private Day trip Kandy and other attractions

star-5
2
Explore the last Kingdom of Srilanka Which named on World heritage sight and other attractions with friendly professional chauffeur guide by comfortable vehicle.
More
  • 12 hours 14 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
From
$123.08
Price varies by group size
From
$123.08
Price varies by group size

Sigiriya Rock Fortress And Dambulla Rock Cave Temple Tour (All Inclusive)

Sigiriya Rock Fortress And Dambulla Rock Cave Temple Tour (All Inclusive)

star-5
2
Sigiriya also known as Lion Rock, the archeological rock fortress or lion -mountain and palace of the Sigiriya situated in the central province in Matale District of Sri Lanka. Sigiriya was designated a World Heritage site in 1988. Sigiriya presents a unique concentration of fifth century urban planning, surrounded by the remains of an extensive network of gardens, arts and architecture, engineering and hydraulic technology. The Sigiriya rock is a hardened magma plug from an extinct and long-eroded volcano. The Complex consists of the central rock, rising 200 meters above the surrounding plain, and the two rectangular precincts on the east (90 hectares) and the west (40 hectares), surrounded by two moats and three ramparts. Popular tourist destination, Sigiriya is also renowned for its ancient paintings. The Sigiriya was built during the reign of King Kasyapa (AD 477 – 495) in Anuradhapura period.
More
  • 10 hours
From
$112.00
Price varies by group size
From
$112.00
Price varies by group size

Bundala Birding Paradise - All Inclusive Tour

Bundala Birding Paradise - All Inclusive Tour

star-4.5
2
Bundala National Park is an internationally important wintering ground for migratory water birds in Sri Lanka. Bundala harbors 197 species of birds, the highlight being the greater flamingo, which migrate in large flocks.
More
  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$41.42
Price varies by group size
From
$41.42
Price varies by group size

Kandy Day Trip from Colombo: Tea Factory- Peradeniya Botanical Gardens-Kandy

Kandy Day Trip from Colombo: Tea Factory- Peradeniya Botanical Gardens-Kandy

star-5
1
Explore Sri Lanka’s Hill Capital, Kandy, a lovely exotic city and a UNESCO World Heritage Site and enhance some unique experiences & memories with enjoying Tea Plucking & visit Tea Factory, Peradeniya Royal Botanical Gardens. Kandy city is of fascinating variety in climate and landscape, enriched by hills, with a tranquil lake in the centre, it is the site of the renowned temple that enshrines the Tooth Relic of the Buddha and rich cultural heritage attracted travelers from all over the world for many centuries.
More
  • 12 to 14 hours
From
$90.67
Price varies by group size
From
$90.67
Price varies by group size

Southern Coast Highlights Tour from Bentota

Southern Coast Highlights Tour from Bentota

star-5
1
Many of southwest Sri Lanka’s top sights beckon from around Bentota, but are difficult to cover in a day other than by organized tour. This private tour steps up: with a mix of stops that showcase the area’s highlights, history, and culture. Tour the Handunugoda Tea Estate and Galle; see stilt fishermen, savor a seafood lunch, and more; and gain a level of insight you’d probably miss if exploring alone.
More
  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$55.00
Price varies by group size
From
$55.00
Price varies by group size

Highlights Of Sri Lanka- 7 Days Tour

Highlights Of Sri Lanka- 7 Days Tour

star-5
1
Discover the wonderful holiday destination Sri Lanka with our exclusive tour package of 07 days. The tour would cover up the most popular tourist attractions in Sri Lanka inclusive of the important historical, cultural and ancient cities. In addition, explore the nature and unique wild life in Sri Lanka by visiting the most famous wild life sanctuaries (Minneriya & Yala National Parks) as well. As a whole, this special tour package can be called as Highlights of Sri Lanka. An exciting seven days tour to explore Sri Lanka at its best with the rich cultural heritage of the ancient cities, cool mountain tops of Kandy, the misty tea plantations of hill country and explore Nuwara Eliya, the hill station favored by the British when the heat of the coast got too enervating. The bungalows, climate and ambience evoke an old-fashioned England. This Tour also include a visit to a spice Garden, enjoy Cookery Demonstration and experience with tea plucking.
More
  • 7 days
From
$384.62
Price varies by group size
From
$384.62
Price varies by group size

One day Tour To Galle

One day Tour To Galle

star-5
1
Join a local resident whose family has lived and worked in Galle for generations, on a guided walk through Galle’s historic 17C Dutch Fort - a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Galle’s natural harbour has long been a hub of trade dating back to ancient times. The accidental arrival of the Portuguese Lorenzo de Almeida in 1505, when his fleet of ships steered off course following a storm at sea, changed the history of this island nation. The Portuguese were followed by the Dutch and then the British in 1796. With each occupation, Galle’s landscape changed and the cultural influences remained. En route to Galle you can enjoy mangrove boat safari visit to turtle conservation projects. This fascinating excursion will give you a memorable glimpse into life within Galle Fort – one of the best preserved Colonial Fort’s in Asia.
More
  • 8 to 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$117.95
Price varies by group size
From
$117.95
Price varies by group size

Galle Day Tour with Boat Safari & Stilt Fishermen, Sea Turtles from Bentota

Galle Day Tour with Boat Safari & Stilt Fishermen, Sea Turtles from Bentota

star-5
1
Galle Day Trip is organized by Shiran Tours for the tourists who stay at Bentota and its' surrounding. If you are looking to explore a colonial city and gain some unique experience & memories with enjoying some extra unique activities & attractions then this is the most identical and famous tour for that. Galle Day Trip is one of the most popular outdoor activates for the travelers in Sri Lanka. Attractions & Activities – • Bentota River Boat Safari • Turtle Conservation Project • Tsunami Temple • Herbal Garden (option) • Wood Carving Centre & Gallery • Moonstone Gem Mining Centre (option) • Dutch Fort Galle • Stilt Fishermen in Koggala Key Details • Tour Starts at 9.00 am from the pick-up point • Pick up from anywhere from Bentota and its' surrounding. • Drop off at the pick-up point or any place in between Galle and the pick-up point.
More
  • 7 to 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$100.00
Price varies by group size
From
$100.00
Price varies by group size

Galle Day Tour from Colombo /Negombo /Kalutara /Bentota /Wadduwa (All Inclusive)

Galle Day Tour from Colombo /Negombo /Kalutara /Bentota /Wadduwa (All Inclusive)

Galle day tour mainly covers Galle Dutch fort, Madhu river and turtles conservation centre in Balapitiya. Galle is a city on the south coast of Sri Lanka. It is famous for the Galle Dutch Fort plus breathtaking beaches along its coastline. Galle Dutch Fort is one of the most visited tourist attractions in Sri Lanka. Madu River is located in the south of Sri Lanka near Galle. The water of the river is dotted with small islands and the banks are all covered with lush mangrove forests that are home to dozens of incredible animal species. South coast is also important nesting grounds for sea turtles. A number of sea turtle conservation centres operate along the beach to ensure the safety of sea turtle nests. Altogether, five sea turtles nest in Sri Lankan beaches.
More
  • 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$96.00
Price varies by group size
From
$96.00
Price varies by group size

Galle & Bentota River Safari Private Tour from Cinnamon Bay Beruwala Hotel

Galle & Bentota River Safari Private Tour from Cinnamon Bay Beruwala Hotel

This tour you can discover beautiful mangrove Lagoon in Bentota River , Touching Baby Turtles, Visiting Natural Moonstone Mine Place and Galle Dutch Fortress
More
  • 7 hours
From
$75.00
Price varies by group size
From
$75.00
Price varies by group size

sigiriya dabulla one day tour

sigiriya dabulla one day tour

Description • Early morning 04.00 am leave from Hotel • Climb the Sigiriya Rock Fortress • May stop for lunch on the way to Dambulla & Visit dambulla cave temple (Food not including to Package) • Return to hotel 
More
  • 10 hours
From
$425.00
Price varies by group size
From
$425.00
Price varies by group size

3 Days Hill Country Private Tour

3 Days Hill Country Private Tour

This 3 day Scenic Tour to the Misty Hills and experiencing the beauty of Sri Lanka’s hill country and popular tourist attractions. Set off from Colombo and proceed to Kandy, Enroute visit beautiful Royal Botanical Gardens, Peradeniya. Afterwards, you will have the opportunity to see UNESCO world heritage site, the Temple of the Tooth Relic, Kandy and also enjoy a panoramic view of Kandy from upper lake drive. Enjoy the drumbeat of traditional dance- Cultural show in the evening. Experience with Tea Plucking at Glenloch & visit Tea factory and proceed to Nuwara Eliya, the hill station favored by the British when the heat of the coast got too enervating. The bungalows, climate and ambience evoke an old-fashioned England and Sight scenes (Lake Gregory, Golf Club, Market area) Visit St. Clair & Devon Waterfalls and en-route enjoying some extra unique activities such as White Water Rafting in the picturesque Kelani River, Kitulagala; not to be missed and travel back to Colombo.
More
  • 3 days
From
$297.44
Price varies by group size
From
$297.44
Price varies by group size

Sigiriya & Dambulla Cave Temples One Day Tour from Bentota Area

Sigiriya & Dambulla Cave Temples One Day Tour from Bentota Area

Embark on this private cultural tour of Sigiriya and Dambulla with a local guide. Both attractions are the most visited attractions in Sri Lanka. You will be transported on an air-conditioned vehicle. Hotel pickup and drop-off is included along with rice & curry for lunch.
More
  • 10 to 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$149.00
Price varies by group size
From
$149.00
Price varies by group size

Kandy Day Trip with Tea Factory From Hikkaduwa & Surroundings - All Inclusive

Kandy Day Trip with Tea Factory From Hikkaduwa & Surroundings - All Inclusive

This is organized by Bentota Travel Mart ( BTM ) for the tourists who stay at Hikkaduwa and nearby areas. Kandy Day Trip is one of the most demanding and popular excursion in Sri Lanka and it consist with few attractions and activates including the famous Tea Plantation and Historical Buddhist Temple of Sacred Tooth Relic. Activities & Attractions • Pineapple Plantation • Elephant Orphanage • Tea Plantation & Tea Factory • Wood Carving Centre & Gallery • Herbal Garden • Batik & Silk Factory • Gem Museum & Showroom • Peradeniya Botanical Garden ( Optional ) • Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic Key Points • Tour Starts at 4.30 am from the pick-up point. • Pick up from anywhere in Pick up from anywhere in Hikkaduwa or nearby areas. • Drop off at the pick-up point or any place in between Kandy and the pick-up point.
More
  • 10 to 12 hours
From
$200.52
Price varies by group size
From
$200.52
Price varies by group size

Day Tour to Dambulla & Sigiriya

Day Tour to Dambulla & Sigiriya

Overview: Discover the Rich Culture & Heritage and Nature of Sri Lanka visiting UNESCO World Heritage sites such as Sigiriya Rock Fortress and Dambulla Golden Rock Cave Temple within a day. This is one of the most popular tour when visiting Sri Lanka. You will be provided with luxury air-conditioned, comfortable vehicle with a professional English-Speaking Chauffer Guide to help with your tour.
More
  • 12 to 14 hours
From
$97.44
Price varies by group size
From
$97.44
Price varies by group size

Filters

Frequently Asked Questions

The answers provided below are based on answers previously given by the tour provider to customers’ questions.
Q:
What are the best Historical Tours in Southern Province?
Q:
What Historical Tours in Southern Province are taking additional safety precautions?
Q:
What Historical Tours in Southern Province are good for avoiding crowds?