Mountain View


Cycling and mountain biking In Sri Lanka is an excellent way to get pleasure and glimpse of all the nook and corner in small Teardrop Island. Our two wheel tours not to be paddling tours. Our Green foot cycling tours allow you to do great cycling and covering cultural heritage sits, mountains, valleys, tropical rain forest, inland lakes, reservoirs, paddy, Rubber plantation, and the magnificent hill country past tea estates and gushing waterfalls.

Furthermore learning and experience authentic culture and impending to a unique way of life and it dates backs to 2500 years. . They may then welcome you with a warm smile and a cool drink as you catch your breath. You may have challenge network of main roads and innumerable country roads, gravel paths, foot paths, cart tracks, dirt tracks and estate tracks can be added in your experience.

• Lie on the pristine beach of Kalpitiya
• Venture off on an adventurous wildlife safari into Wilpattu National Park
• Packed your briefcase with unforgettable memorise of Rajanganaya village
• Find the Hidden treasures at kaludiya Pokuna
• Visit Dambulla cave temple
• experience Sri Lanka’s rich historical and cultural past with a visit to the Sigiriya rock fortress built by renegade King Kashyapa in the 5th century AD
• Visit the monument in Polonnaruwa which dates back to 5th century AD
• Visit Temple of tooth relic
• Escape to East Cost
• Meet Indigenous people in Sri Lanka
• Glimpse the vicinity Of Ella
• Observe herds of wild elephants roaming freely at Udawalawe and orphaned baby
elephants as they feed at the elephant transit home in the park
• Trekking at Sinharaja UNESCO world heritage site

Arrival - Kalpitiya


151kms and approximately 03 - 04 hours journey please note that visits, sightseeing and stops are not considered calculating the duration

• We are at your service on arrival at the recently refurbished Modern and State of the art International Airport. Representative from Cycling escape Sri Lanka will meet & assist you at the airport. And transfer to Kalpitiya.
• Check in to Hotel.
• After a long journey leisure and relax at Kalpitiya.
• In the evening, enjoy some cocktails with you dedicated guide at the hotel as you get to know everyone else on the tour, followed by a wonderful dinner.

  • Kalpitiya


    Cycling distance - Approx.10kms (Surrounding Kalpitiya)
    Time – Approx. 5 - 6 hours
    Grading – Soft

    • Tastes your first day Sri Lankan Food at your Hotel and meet your dedicated local guide in the lobby for a short briefing on the tour program. • Start your cycle holiday with us.
    • visit fish market and highlights surrounding Kalpitiya.
    • Evening relax at the beach or your hotel.
    • Overnight stay at the Kalpitiya.


    Placed 150km north of the capital, Colombo, Kalpitiya is a peninsular that separates the Puttalam lagoon from the Indian Ocean and is a marine sanctuary with a diversity of habitats ranging from bar reef, flat coastal plains, saltpans, mangroves swamps, salt marshes and vast sand dune beaches. The potential of natural resources spread in both lagoon area and coastal area have opened huge potential for the tourism industry. Hence, thousands of tourists annually visit this area to join the water based activities including kite surfing, whale watching, dolphin watching, snorkelling, deep sea fishing, and diving etc. The other excursions are Alankuda Beach, Wilpattu National Park, Talawila Church and Puttalam Lagoon. Simply, Kalpitiya area is an ideal destination to feel the bliss of nature and experience the thrill and adventure staying amidst of the Indian Ocean and Puttalam Lagoon.

    • Kalpitiya - Wilpattu


      Cycling distance - Approx. 60kms (From Kalpitiya to Wilpattu road) you will be transported a further 54kms to Wilpattu via vehicle.
      Time – Approx. 5 - 6 hours
      Grading – Soft and Moderate

      • Following a delicious breakfast at your hotel and you will be transferred to Wilpattu National park, Wilpattu National Park is largest national park in Sri Lanka.
      • Evening Safari at Wilpattu National Park.
      • Overnight stay at the Wilpattu.


      Wilpattu National Park, one of the largest and oldest wild life sanctuary in Sri Lanka span an area of no less than 131,693 with altitude ranging between the sea-level and 152 meters. The unique feature of this park is the existence of "Willus" (Natural Lakes) - Natural, sand-rimmed water basins or depressions that fill with rainwater, Located in the Northwest coast lowland dry zone of Sri Lanka. while the period of drought is only during the months of May to early September, the main rainy season is during September to December with the heavy downpours of north eastern monsoon; inter monsoon season visits the park March and April. Wilpattu is among the top national parks world renowned for its Leopard and Sloth bears population. Countless species of birds can be found and the park plays host to numerous winter migrants from November to March, while menacing crocodiles top the list of reptiles.
      The park renowned for its history, The Mahavansa records that in 543 BC Prince Vijaya landed at Tambapanni now known as Kudrimalai Point (Horse Point) married Kuweni and founded the Sinhala nation.

      • Wilpattu - Hatthikuchchi - Rajanganaya - Wilpattu


        Cycling distance - Approx.60kms (From Wilpattu- Rajanganaya)
        Time – Approx. 7 - 8 hours journey Please note that visits, sightseeing and stops are not include the time duration.
        Grading – Soft

        • After your breakfast Cycling to Rajanganaya Farm Village and Tank.
        • Visit Hatthikuchchi Ancient Temple Complex.
        • Experience Paddy, Chena, and many agree related locations and you can work with them.
        • You can lake fishing with local people and using their traditional fishing rod.
        • Taste local food with the village people.
        • Catamaran ride with the village fisherman.
        • Optional, you can taste fish BBQ. Village people teach you how to make a fish BBQ as a Sri Lankan way.
        • Optional Evening ‘’Pedura’’ folk songs program and rational dancing experience.
        • Heading back to Anuradhapura for your stay place.


        The untouched of glorious village area is located boundary of North central province, 190 km away from Colombo. This countryside compressed with immensity of activities. Ideal location to discover world renowned ancient city of Anuradhapura, Kala Oya Tank , massive Rajanganaya Tank, Wilpattu National Park, Sri Lanka largest national park. Hatthikuchchi, Largest ancient rock resemble complex and vast of agro activities.
        The diversity of the natural environment and local communities offers impressive experience for your holiday. Green foot travels recognized these destinations and build up with Rajanganaya communities. Our main target is develop responsible tourism and generate better income for local people and also conserve environment. Majority of the people in this area engage in agricultural or related activities such as paddy, vegetable, fruit, Chena cultivation, dairy farming as main sources of live hoods. Small holding cultivation is the main source of income for many households in which not only men and women but also children get involved in farming and related activities. They are the people with traditional knowledge and practices of traditional healing methods, folk music and dances handed down from generation to generation, greenish paddy field and also succulent fruits, delicious vegetable, dry soon climate and landscapes, multi culture and multi ethnicity, mouth-watering cuisines and talented and skilful village communities with courteous disposition will make exclusive holiday for you.


        A un-earth and rich ancient temple complex Hatthikuchchi, Hatthikuchchi and Rajanganaya Ruins located North central province. One of these inscriptions indicates the oldest name of thee place as “Hatthikuchchi” in this large rock figure of an elephant’s head after which the name was given. The premise is 300 acres in extent within are architecture structure like the “Phoyageya” the temple of the relics, the circular structure and the pond plus 38 caves. The proud of the history dates back to 1st century BC.
        It is believed that King Sirisangabo who was living in this forest after renouncing the Crown, in around 244 AD, cut his own head and offered it to a villager, to be handed over to the ruling King Gotabhaya at that time as the King had ordered to bring the head of Sirisangabo to him fearing Sirisangabo would overthrow him become King again. There are monuments to represent his tomb at this temple area.

        • Wilpattu - Dambulla


          Cycling distance - Approx. 60kms (From Kalpitiya to Wilpattu road) you will be transported a further 50kms to Dambulla via vehicle.
          Time – Approx. 5 - 6 hours journey Please note that visits, sightseeing and stops are not include the time duration.
          Grading – Soft and Moderate

          • Following a delicious breakfast at your hotel and you will be transferred to Dambulla through surrounding by beautiful paddy field and a hospitable community.
          • Evening visit Dambulla Cave Temple.
          • Optional cycling surrounding Dambulla and buy some fresh vegetable with your local guide for evening cookery demonstration.
          • Overnight stay at the Dambulla.


          The Buddhist Monastery at Dambulla, The ancient Jambukola Vihara, is best known for its temple and its growth cycle of well-preserved eight –century rock and wall painting. Sinhalese people call it as ' Dambulu Gala' (Dambulla Rock) and the Temple is called as the ' Rangiri Dambulu Viharaya' (Golden Rock Dambulla Temple). It is situated about 79 Km from Kandy. The Dambulla Rock Temple had first been constructed during the reign of King Vattagamini Abhaya (103 BC and 89-77 BC). The Sinhalese often calls him as King Walagamba.
          During a South Indian invasion the king had to abandon his Anuradhapura Kingdom. For 12 years, King Walagamba was in hiding and had frequented these caves for his safety. After regaining the kingdom of Anuradhapura and becoming the King, to show his gratefulness for his safe place, he converted those caves into Buddhist Temples by constructing walled partitions under the rock overhang, which spans the entire area as a single large cave.

          • Dambulla - Kaludiya Pokuna - Dambulla


            Cycling distance - Approx.35kms
            Time – Approx. 7 - 8 hours journey Please note that visits, sightseeing and stops are not include the time duration
            Grading – Soft

            • After your breakfast Cycling to Kaludiya Pokuna ancient place via bank of Kandalama Tank.
            • En route visit Sri Lankan largest vegetable market.
            • Buy some fresh vegetable and fruit for evening cookery demonstration.
            • Evening you will cook your vegetable and fruit according to local recipe with your master chef.
            • Tastes your foods.
            • End up your busy day overnight stay at Dambulla.

            Kaludiya Pokuna

            Kandalama Kaludiya Pokuna located in Dambulla; it dates back to the period, 853 – 857 A.D., during the reign of King Sena the 2nd. The sacred precincts of this ancient site served as a meditating center for the Buddhist monks who resided there. The approach to this ancient historical site is very pleasant, winding its way through paddy fields and vegetable cultivations – typical rural Sri Lanka, which gives way to beautiful stands of tall, dry monsoon forest. You even find peacocks crossing the road at your free.
            Kaludiya Pokuna lies at the base of a long rocky ridge on the northern periphery of the Knuckles range. As a result, the forest is more intermediate in character than dry zone. It is also home to a wide variety of birds and butterflies, as it is at the junction of different climatic zones with some species being at an extremity of their range. Clearly, it is an exciting place for birders and butterfly watchers. The archaeological site at Kaludiya Pokuna has a few ruins including a stupa, and it is very obvious to the visitor that this ancient site screams of neglect. You can found two ancient rock inscriptions – one was hardly legible as letters were almost washed away by the ravages of rain, but the second was mercifully protected by the overhanging rock.

            • Dambulla - Polonnaruwa


              Cycling distance - Approx. 60kms (From Dambulla to Polonnaruwa)
              Time – Approx. 5 - 6 hours
              Grading – Soft and Moderate

              • Following a delicious breakfast at your hotel and you will be transferred to Polonnaruwa Ancient City.
              • En route visit Sigiriya Rock Fortress.
              • Optional Hiriwadunna village tour, Elephant back ride and bullock card ride.
              • Optional do an evening safari at Kaudulla National Park.
              • Overnight stay at the Polonnaruwa.


              Sigiriya is one of Asia’s major archaeological sites, Sigiriya represent a distinctive concentration of fifth –century urban planning, architecture, gardening, engineering, hydraulics, and art, centred on a massive rock rising 200 meters above the surrounding plain Surgery, located in the Matale district near to Dambulla. It can be reached through along Colombo-Habarana highway. Sigiriya location is one of the considerable natural beauty and historical interest. An area of settlement is lying between the cultural triangle of Anuradhapura, Polonnaruwa, Kandy. The Sigiriya plan still retains much of its forest, cover, and many of its present village settlements and man-made village reservoirs date back to the first millennium B.C.


              Polonnaruwa, The medieval capital of Sri Lanka from the eleventh to the end of the first quarter of the thirteenth century A.D. is situated in the dry zone of the North-central province. During the first millennium A.D, when Sri Lanka’s capital Anuradhapura, was flourishing, Polonnaruwa served as a fortified outpost (Kadavurunuwara) where the Sinhala garrisons camped during period Anuradhapura. Polonnaruwa was a strategic location because of Mahaweli River.
              The principle groups of monuments rising up the city of Polonnaruwa. Visitors are staring from the southern entrance to the site and progressing to north. Potgul Vehera monastery, The citadel and place complex, The quadrangle, Manik Vehera monastery complex, Alahanaparivena, artefacts and. inscription, Galvihara, The North Temple, Thawhindhu Temple, The garden of Polonnaruwa.

              • Polonnaruwa - Pasikuda


                Cycling distance - Approx. 60kms (From Polonnaruwa to Pasikuda) you will be transported a further 15kms to Pasikuda via vehicle.
                Time – Approx. 5 - 6 hours journey Please note that visits, sightseeing and stops are not include the time duration.
                Grading – Soft and Moderate

                • Following a delicious breakfast at your hotel and you will be transferred to Pasikuda beach. Soft sandy beach will be kissed your feet.
                • Optional we can organize special ‘’Tuk’’ ‘’Tuk’’ rally to Pasikuda.
                • Optional catamaran ride in Parakrama Lake.
                • Overnight stay at Pasikuda.


                Once a much sought- after hideaway, the last few years have seen an increase in visitors and some development. Close by, has a fine bay with clear waters, which opened to the north. An offshore reef shelters sandy beaches and keep the water, clam and clear. It is located in the eastern coast of Sri Lanka, 18 km away from Trincomalee. Pasikuda beach, recognized as one of safest beaches in Sri Lanka is very famous among the travellers who travel around the Sri Lanka. White sand, shallow waters, coral reefs and palm trees make Pasikuda and Kalkudah beaches idyllic places to spend the day on the seaside. Pasikuda Bay’s shallow waters offer a perfectly safe environment for learning how to swim and therefore a popular bathing spot for families with children. There are also possibilities to snorkel, to fish and have some boat rides around and this place is windsurfers and water skies delight.

                • Pasikuda - Mahiyanganaya


                  Cycling distance - Approx. 60kms (From Pasikuda to Mahiyanganaya) you will be transported a further 53kms to Mahiyanganaya via vehicle.
                  Time – Approx. 5 - 6 hours journey Please note that visits, sightseeing and stops are not include the time duration.
                  Grading – Soft and Moderate

                  • Following a delicious breakfast at your hotel and you will be transferred to Mahiyanganaya, explore indigenous tribes in Sri Lanka.
                  • Optional visit traditional dance.
                  • Overnight stay at Mahiyanganaya.

                  Mahiyanganaya (Dambana)

                  Find a Sri Lankan indigenous people the best place is Dambana. Veddas are an indigenous people of Sri Lanka, an island in the Indian Ocean. They, amongst other self-identified native communities such as Coast Veddas and Anuradhapura Veddas, are accorded indigenous status but if you need to encounter Vedda people and their life style Dambana is the place .Just 05km far off the A26. Dambana comprises four sub villages, but you’ll inevitably be brought to Kotabakina, where there are 10 traditional style Vedda homes with thatched roofs and mud floors.
                  Veddas were originally hunter-gatherers. They used bows and arrows to hunt game, and also gathered wild plants and honey. Many Veddas also farm, frequently using slash and burn or swidden cultivation, which is called "Chena" in Sri Lanka. East Coast Veddas also practice fishing. Veddas are famously known for their rich meat diet. The current leader of the Wanniyala-Aetto community is Uru Warige Wanniya .Another group, often termed East Coast Veddas, is found in coastal areas of the Eastern Province, between Batticaloa and Trincomalee. These Veddas have adopted Tamil as their mother tongue.

                  • Mahiyanganaya - Ella


                    Cycling distance - Approx. 60kms (From Mahiyanganaya to Ella) you will be transported a further 17kms to Dambulla via vehicle.
                    Time – Approx. 4 - 5 hours
                    Grading – Moderate and hard

                    • Following a delicious breakfast at your hotel and you will be transferred to Ella.
                    • Visit Ella highlights of your vehicle.
                    • Overnight stay at Ella. Surrounded by chilly misty mountain.


                    A full of mists and breath-taking scenery of Ella gap is one of a wonder of nature. This tiny isolated hill town lies just 8 km away from Bandarawela. Ella if offering plenty of recreational activities and great pleases for nature lovers. When you standing on Ella gap you will feel seem like edge Ella rock. Of world and all the beauty of nature surrounded you. There have a perfect climate for your dreaming holiday.
                    Fancy climbing the peaks that are dotted around Ella, then make sure and don’t miss trekking, hiking, Cycling, tea experience, bird watching and caving opportunities around stunning scenery. Ella with its perfect climate soothes your mind and makes your day to day anxieties feel a world away. Some of fantastic places you could have seen, those are Ravana Ella Falls, Little Adam's Peak and Bambaragala Peak. Sita cave, Diyalunma water Falls. Lipton seat, Bogoda Bridge.

                    • Ella


                      Cycling distance - Approx. 30kms
                      Time – Approx. 5 - 6 hours
                      Grading – Moderate and hard

                      • Following a delicious breakfast at your hotel and you will be cycling surrounding Ella.
                      • Evening tea trail.
                      • Overnight stay at Ella. Surrounded by chilly misty mountain.

                      Cycling tour to Ravana Waterfall, Ravana Cave And Ella Gap

                      Cycle to the majestic Rawana Ella It is located near the village of Udunuwara. This will take about half an hour. Then on to Rawana Cave, 1,370 meters above sea level - about a 15 minute ride. You will have to climb approx. 700 steps to reach the cave. Phew. The cave is connected to many tunnels believed to have been made by Rawana himself. It is believed to be one of several places where Rawana hid a lovely Indian Princess Site after abducting her. Recently a 20,000 year old skull was discovered in the cave. Then just a short cycle to Ella gap – a deep 3,000 ft. valley which frames an incredible view reach as far as Yala National Park. On a really clear day the lighthouse at Hambantota can be seen – yes, that’s the ocean way over there.

                      • Ella - Udawalawe


                        Cycling distance - Approx. 60kms (From Ella to Udawalawe) you will be transported a further 32kms to Udawalawe via vehicle.
                        Time – Approx. 5- 6 hours
                        Grading – Moderate and hard

                        • After your breakfast at your hotel and you will be cycling to Udawalawe.
                        • Visit Elephant Transit Home at Udawalawe.
                        • Optional do an evening safari at Udawalawe National Park.
                        • BBQ dinner at the camp site with bonfire.
                        • Overnight stay at Udawalawe.

                        Udawalawe National Park

                        Udawalawe National Park is undoubtedly the best place to see wild Asian Elephants throughout the year. Udawalawe National Park is unique in terms of consistency in numbers of elephants roaming the park. It has no a seasonal variation in herds of elephants. The reserve covers 30, 821 hectares of land. The park established on 30 June 1972. Park is Located165 km kilometres away from Colombo. Species recorded from the park include 94 plants, 12 amphibians, 21 fish, 33 reptiles, 184 birds, and 43 mammals. Additionally 135 species of butterflies are among the invertebrates found in Udawalawe.
                        The main attraction of the park are Water Buffalo, Wild boar, Spotted Deer, Samber Deer, Jackal, Black-naped hare, bandicoots, mongooses, foxes, the endemic Toque Macaque and Gray Langers. If you are lucky Sighting Leopard and other smaller cats like Fishing cat & Jungle cat can be seen. The endemic species of bird called Red Faced Malkoha has its favorite habitat in the 195 square km parkland.
                        Late evening also affords the photographic opportunities in the backdrop of loveliest sunsets.

                        Elephant Transit Home at Udawalawe National Park

                        Elephant is largest and an endangered spices in the world. Their survival and natural habits is threatened by various human activities. Recently human elephant conflict in increasing. Due to this case many elephants constantly being killed in the forest and number of baby elephants become orphaned or abandoned. The Udawalawe Elephant Transfer Home is an Elephant orphanage located within the Udawalawe National Park. Established in 1995 by the Department of wildlife Conservation, it is home to over 40 orphaned elephants. The orphaned calves and juveniles of the park are brought into the orphanage and raised with necessary care until such time as they could be released to their habitat. Once they are released to the park, currently 31 destitute baby elephants are being looked after by the DWC. the Park authorities take upon themselves to keep constant track of the beasts till they get used to the new life in the wild. As at the year 2008, no less than sixty-five elephants had been released to the jungle.

                        • Udawalawe - Sinharaja


                          Cycling distance - Approx. 60kms (From Udawalawe to Sinharaja) you will be transported a further 17kms to Sinharaja via vehicle.
                          Time – Approx. 5- 6 hours journey Please note that visits, sightseeing and stops are not include the time duration.
                          Grading – Moderate and hard

                          • After your breakfast at your hotel and you will be cycling Sinharaja.
                          • Trekking at Sinharaja World Heritage Site.
                          • Overnight stay at Sinharaja.

                          Sinharaja Rain Forest

                          Sinharaja is the world heritage virgin Rain forest in Sri Lanka. The Location of the Sinharaja Rain forest is in the south Western part of the island and spanning an area of 18900 acres. Sinharaja Forest reserve is also home to over 50% of Sri Lanka's endemic species of mammals and butterflies, as well as many kinds of insects, reptiles and rare amphibians. This lowland evergreen rain forest is steeped in deep legend. The word “Sinharaja” Name became as lion (Sinha) King (Raja) and according to famous folklore The Sinhala people origin from a princess and the lion king who once lived in the forest. Sinharaja is consisting in large proportion of the fauna and flora in this forest is endemic to the country. Some species are endemic to the Sinharaja Forest itself. Specially birds.
                          Sinharaja hosts to 95% endemic birds in Sri Lanka. Over 147 species have been recorded. This variety of species is possible because of the availability of specific habitats that range from 300 to 1500 meters. There are many endemic birds such as Ceylon Lorikeet, Layard’s Parakeet, Ceylon Jungle Fowl, Spur Fowl , Ceylon White-headed Starling , Ceylon Wood Pigeon, Grey Hornbill, Spotted-wing Thrush ,Rufous Babbler, Brown- capped Babbler, Ashy-headed Laughing Thrush , Ceylon Blue Magpie , White Headed Starling , Green-billed Coucal , Red-faced Malkoha, Ceylon Hill Mynah or Grackle and Legge’s Flower pecker are some of the endemic birds found at Sinharaja.
                          The other large mammals that are found in Sinharaja are the, Somber, Fishing Cat, Rusty Spotted Cat, Barking Deer, Mouse Deer, Jackal and Wild Boar.

                          • Sinharaja - Colombo Airport


                            119kms and approximately 03 - 04 hours journey please note that visits, sightseeing and stops are not including the time duration.

                            • After your breakfast on the last day, you will be taken from the hotel to the Bandaranaike International Airport for your flight back home along with unforgettable memories and numerous stories to relate to your friends and family.