Lakpura Travels (Pvt) Ltd
East Cost Nature Cruise
Sail to Kalkudah Bay (Day 1)
Board in Passikudah at 4 pm onto the 53’ Ceycat, the largest catamaran in our fleet. Follow the coast for 1h30 trip to Kalkudah bay. Explore underwater coral reefs and enjoy the white sandy beach. Sunset drinks and dinner onboard.
Dolphin watching (Day 2)
Morning snorkeling, followed by breakfast. 3h sailing in search of dolphins. Arrive at Elephant Rock at midday for lunch on board followed by snorkeling and stand up paddle boarding. Sail to Sallitivu Island (1h30).
Arrival at sundown for dinner and night at anchorage.
Snorkeling at Ilantattunu (Day 3)
Morning swim followed by breakfast at 8.30 am. Departure for Ilantattunu point at 9 am. Arrival before lunch for snorkeling and stand up paddle sessions. Lunch on board and departure for Dutch Bay/Trincomalee at 2.30 pm (3 to 4h). Arrival at sundown in Dutch Bay, diner and night at anchorage.
Whale Watching & visit to ThiruKoneswaram Temple (Day 4)
Departure at 6.30 am to observe the whales. Breakfast is served while sailing. Three hours of whale watching and lunch at Back Bay, Trincomalee. Afternoon visit of ThiruKoneswaram Temple with a guide
and tour of Trincomalee town in tuktuk. Traditional diner with a local family or dinner on board.
Pigeon Island National Park (Day 5)
Departure after breakfast for Nilaveli Beach (1h30). Lunch off the coast of the Pigeon Island for snorkling off the reef. Sail towards Koduwaka in the afternoon. Arrival at sundown for dinner on board.
Koduwaka (Day 6)
Early breakfast and exploration of the area in a dingy. Aquatic activities such as stand up paddle boarding, snorkeling and swimming. Lunch in Koduwaka. In the afternoon, sail to Nilaveli (2h30). Drinks on the beach followed by a special seafood dinner at a popular beach restaurant.
Return to Back Bay (Day 7)
Early breakfast and then 1h30 return to Back Bay in Trincomalee. Drop off at 10 am (if weather conditions are unfavourable activities will be adjusted accordingly).
- Stand Up Paddle Boarding