Sri Lanka is one destination that really does offer all you could want for a perfect wedding-moon combining your dream day and honeymoon. This idyllic island is perfect mix of spectacular scenery, unspoilt beaches, historic sights and this wedding-moon includes Barefoot Wedding’s choice of carefully selected chic hotels. All designed to create a truly memorable destination wedding-moon. There’s even time before your special day to relax together or with your guests while our dedicated team take care of all the fine details.
With its impressive setting overlooking the stunning Indian Ocean, the Jetwing Lighthouse hotel in Galle, southern Sri Lanka is a truly stunning venue for your destination wedding. Stylish and historic Galle is a cosmopolitan and cultural city with boutique shopping and ancient streets to explore. This destination wedding-moon to Sri Lanka includes several days to relax at the beach and there’s a choice of pools, as well as on-site Spa, perfect for a spot of pampering in the run-up to your wedding.
Barefoot Weddings take care of all the formalities so you’re free to enjoy your special day set against the breathtaking backdrop of the Indian Ocean. All decorations, entertainment, wedding flowers and a sumptuous reception dinner are included. Then, after the festivities, it’s time to head off on wedding-moon exploring the ancient and romantic sights of Sri Lanka starting with an exciting safari in Yala National Park, home to elephants and leopards. There’s a stay in the scenic hill country amidst lush tea plantations and a panoramic train ride to Sri Lanka’s cultural heartland. With UNESCO sites at magnificent Sigiriya Rock, Kandy and Dambulla to explore, your destination wedding-moon showcases the best of Sri Lanka.
Destination Sri Lanka Wedding-moon Highlights:
- Stylish and chic wedding overlooking the stunning Indian Ocean in historic Galle
- 5 nights at luxurious beachside stay
- All legal fees, wedding flowers, decorations, entertainment included
- Explore the best of Sri Lanka on honeymoon
- Adventure on safari with elephants in Yala National Park
- Enjoy a break in the scenic highlands of the lush tea plantations
- Discover the amazing UNESCO World Heritage sites at the heart of Sri Lanka’s cultural triangle
The Tour (14 Days / 12 Nights)
Day 1: London Heathrow – Colombo: Overnight flight.
Day 2: Colombo – Hotel: You’ll be met on arrival at Colombo airport and transfer to your Hotel. Check-in at Hotel, staying on bed and breakfast basis in a Deluxe room. Dinner and overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 3 – 5: Hotel: Relax and enjoy the understated luxury of the Hotel on bed and breakfast basis. Relax poolside with family & friends or hit the beach to soak up sun.
Day 6: WEDDING DAY: Let the celebrations begin! After a leisurely breakfast, start your wedding preparations for the ceremony and the dinner reception.
- 4.00pm: Subtle traditional music starts playing in the garden as your guests gather for your wedding. Guests will be served welcoming refreshments.
- 4.15pm: The bride makes her entrance
- 4.30pm: Traditional blessing and wedding service in the garden overlooking the Indian Ocean
- 5.00pm: Legal registration process
- 5.30pm: Cutting of the wedding cake; Champagne and canapés reception
- 7.00pm: As the sun sets over the Indian Ocean, guests will be called for the sumptuous dinner reception. Let the festivities start!
- 8.30pm – 11.00pm: The evening reception continues with dancing til late.
Day 7: Galle – Yala: Leave this morning for Yala National Park with a visit en route to the historic Dutch Galle Fort. Arrive and check-in at your hotel on half board basis. Afternoon at leisure. Dinner and overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 8: Yala: Enjoy an early morning jeep safari at the Yala National Park, home to wild elephants and leopards. Return to your hotel and relax. Afternoon at leisure. Dinner and overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 9: Yala – Nuwara Eliya: Leave for the stunning scenery of Nuwara Eliya after breakfast, visiting en route tea plantations and waterfalls. Arrive and check-in at your hotel on half board basis and relax. Afternoon at leisure. Dinner and overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 10: Nuwara Eliya – Kandy: Leave this morning to Kandy on board the Observation deck on a panoramic train ride, travelling through the beautiful hill country with its lush green vistas. Arrive and transfer to your hotel in Kandy. Afternoon at leisure. In the evening, you will visit the Sacred Temple of the Tooth Relic, one of the most scared temples in Sri Lanka. Return to the hotel for dinner and overnight stay.
Day 11: Kandy – Cultural Triangle: After breakfast, head to Sri Lanka’s famous Cultural Triangle visiting en route the amazing Dambulla Cave Temples. Arrive and check-in at the hotel on half board basis, enjoy the afternoon at leisure. Dinner and overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 12: Polonnaruwa and Sigiriya (Cultural Triangle): Depart for an early morning visit to Sigiriya to climb the stunning Rock Fortress, a UNESCO world heritage site, home to beautiful frescoes and mirror walls. Later, visit the ancient city of Polonnaruwa, also a world heritage site where you will visit the Gal Vihara known for its reclining Buddha statue and the remains of the royal palace. Return to your hotel and relax. Dinner and overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 13: Colombo: Morning at leisure, then depart for Colombo. Arrive and check-in at the hotel and relax. Dinner and overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 14: Departure: Depart for Colombo airport and your departure flight to London Heathrow.
***End of Tour***