Extras

What else do we offer?

Sri Lanka is an Island with a lot of things to offer. Let our experience and knowledge guide you in making your time at Basecamp unforgettable.

We offer accommodation, yoga and surf but there is more. Find out about the daytrips you can make from Basecamp and read about our little Basecamp shop.

Elephants taking bath in lake

Tours and Trips

Want to see more of Sri Lanka’s finest then have a look at our tours and trips. Most of our trips take only half a day so you can combine them with your yoga or surf practise. From Basecamp you can explore the wildlife in the national parks, visit the Dutch Fort in Galle or go the local way and try stilt fishing. These are just some examples, check out what’s in there for you.

You’ll be picked up at Basecamp early in the night. You can sleep a bit on the way to wake up from the first sunlight when you arrive at Yala national park. A jeep will drive you around inside the park where you will spot different animals like elephants, bears, crocodiles and if you are lucky even leopards! After the jeep tour you will be dropped off at Basecamp.

Ask us for the current price. Min. 4 people, max. 6 people.

Includes: Pick up at Basecamp, breakfast, jeep tour in the park, drop off at Basecamp.

Excludes: Park fee.

You’ll be picked up at Basecamp early in the morning to enjoy a beautiful sunrise-drive towards Udawalawe. Before you enter the park you’ll have a stop to eat your breakfast so you’ll have enough energy to spot as many animals as possible! After the jeep tour in the park you will be dropped off at Basecamp early in the afternoon.

Ask us for the current price.

Includes: Pick up at Basecamp, breakfast, jeep tour in the park, drop off at Basecamp.

Excludes: Park fee. Prices are not set, ask at the reception for current prices.

Have you seen how the local Sri Lankan people fish? We offer you the opportunity to go on adventure and try it yourself! While fishing you will also enjoy a beautiful sunset! After fishing  you will receive a small local snack which might include the fish you caught! Definitely one of the favorite tours!

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Like to explore the underwater world from Sri Lanka? Go early in the morning and have a look in Polhena where you will most likely find turtles, beautiful fish and coral. You can decide to go snorkeling with a guide or to just rent the equipment. We definitely recommend going with a guide because he knows where all the animals are hidden.

Ask us for the current price.

Includes: Tuk tuk drive to Polhena. Often our drivers are happy to wait and to  take you back to Basecamp when you’re ready.

Excludes: Equipment or the guided tour.

Want to go to Galle and see it all? Go on tour! Our driver will bring you to the Japanese Peace Pagoda,  the turtle hatchery, gemstone factory and to Galle Fort. Within the Dutch Fort you’ll find many shops and restaurants. You can also walk around  and see the lighthouse. It’s not too big so you’ve probably seen it within a few hours, therefore it’s a perfect little daytrip.

Leave at Basecamp at 2pm. The tour will take about 4,5 hours. Need some more time for your shopping in Galle Fort? Let us know up front.

Ask us for the current price.

Includes: Taxi from Basecamp to Galle, the stops and back to Basecamp only.

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Shop

Locally sourced and made with love

Our boutique shop offers locally made men’s and women’s shirts, shorts, and swimwear for purchase just in case you left home in a hurry and forgot to pack some of your essentials, or if you are looking for a nice memento or souvenir to bring back. We also have a selection of handmade local jewellery, so please feel free to check it all out!

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