Hiring Rates for Elion's Professional tour guiding services:

Tour guiding only: Below mentioned sites:

Day / half day tours: (1 - 3 pax: USD 100 and USD 10 per extra pax)

Round tours: As per above day rates and USD 50 per night. 

Archaeological/ Cultural/ UNESCO/ Historical sites and activities:

Anuradhapura. Polonnaruwa, Sigiriya, Dambulla, Kandy, Jaffna Fort and Hindu temples, Dambadeniya, Yapahuwa, Panduwasnuwara, Vishnu temple Dondra, Kelaniya temple Colombo, Tissamaharama ancient temples, Kataragama pilgrimage, Adams Peak pilgrimage, Madhu shrine Mannar, Kandy Esela Perehera.


National Parks NP/ Ramsar Wetlands RW/

Forest reserves FR/ Wildlife sanctuaries/ Birds and Butterfly tours:


Wilpattu NP               Sigiriya FR                       Victoria Park Nuwara eliya 

Minneriya NP            Udawattakele FR            Hakgala Park Nuwara eliya

Kaudulla NP              Kanneliya FR Galle         Negombo lagoon

Wasgomuwa NP       Anaiwilundawa RW        Giants lake Mannar  

Uda walawe NP        Sinharaja Rainforest       Jaffna lagoon Kayts

Bundala NP RW       Kirinda wetlands             Mihintale FR

Kumana NP RW       Chilaw sand spit              Peradeniya gardens Kandy

Horton Plains NP     Puttalam sand spit         Koggala lagoon Galle

Lahugala NP FR       Kalpitiya lagoon              ​​

Yala NP Palatupana/ Katagamuwa/ Situlpawwa sanctuary

Pigeon Island NP Nilaweli Trincomallee

China bay and Swami rock peninsula Trincomallee

Elephant Pass sanctuary Chundikulam Jaffna

Jaffna lagoon Chavakachcheri

Vankalai Sanctuary RW Mannar

Kora Kulam lake Mannar

​Anuradhapura - ancient city and 7 lakes

Polonnaruwa ancient city and 3 lakes

Tissamaharama ancient city and 5 lakes

Knuckles mountain range Revelstone Matale

Mount Pedro Peak wilderness Nuwara eliya

Heritance Tea factory Kandapola Nuwara eliya

Madhu Ganga lagoon Balapitiya

Bentota river Mangrove forest

Roundtours: distance - duration: minimum 3 days (2 nights)

Travelling distance: 150 to 200 Km's per day.

Tailor made Round tours: Made to you're pace and preferances, made to amaze. Entertaining insights from Ceylon's glorious past and Srilankas promising future. 

My 23 years of tour guiding experience in Srilanka will give you the best experience, first hand.  

You'll wish you're days were longer.

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Elion Gunawardena:

Group leader Elion Gunawardena is an awarded Blue Badge National Tour Guide lecturer of the Srilanka Tourism Promotion Bureau Colombo.

Elion is enthusiastic and fluent in both English and German languages.

Travel Agents organising Round tours to Srilanka:

We will send you all necessary itineraries travel plans and hotel included rates for individual, small or large group Round tours to Srilanka. 

Round tours: 2019 Round tours, please also see 2 Packages.

We cover a variety of interesting sites and climatic zones included in my Cultural Historical Colonial Round tours, Wildlife and Bird watching Round tours including resident Birds, migratory and endemic Bird and Butterfly species. 

My company Sea Lion Tours Srilanka, consists of experienced English and German speaking tour guides and drivers.

We operate our own fleet of vehicles, assureing safety and comfort.

We also offer relaxing days before and after you're Round tour at our Boutique Hotel Selavi Resort Bentota.  

  • Colombo City Tour:

Explore the Colonial Port City of Colombo in a wonderful 3 hour walk and drive tour through Srilanka's business hub.

Colombo has been a strategically important international business hub since the arrival of traders from Morocco in the 7th Century and during the rule of Western colonial powers of the renaissance. 

Portuguese enjoyed Royal patronage of Srilankan Kings and a monopoly in trade of Cinnamon and spices since 1505.

The Dutch VOC battled the Portuguese and took over Colombo and its Commerce in 1658.

The English took over from the Dutch by the treaty of Amiens (1796) 

Colombo City Tour is an absolute must whilst in Srilanka.

The best insights into Colombos glorious past and promising future is offered in my 3 hour Colombo City Tour.

Price per person: USD 30. (minimum 2 pax)

Group Price per person: USD 25. (minimum 10 pax)

Includes 1 Litre of bottled drinking water.


E-mail: sealiontours@yahoo.com

Call/Whatssapp: 0094777035689

Cruise ship passengers: MSC. AIDA. COSTA. Etc.

My private 3 hour Colombo City Tour is an ideal way to explore Colombo and get the best of you're limited time in Colombo.

My tour includes part of the tour by tuk tuk taxis, Airconditioned bus, coach or car as requested by you and part walking tour.

  • The Galle fortress tour:

Elion's special Interest Tour: Galle is an entertaining story. 

Join me on my special 3 hour morning or evening walking tour of the Galle Fort, lets reveal some mysteries that lie beneath this sleepy Fort.

I have been conducting tours to the Galle Fort since 1995. I do feel to know the Galle Fortress and its colonial past and imagine to have lived here for 400 years. Come join me on my fun walk. 

Price per person: USD 30. (minimum 2 pax)

Group price per person: USD 25. (minimum 10 pax)

Includes 1 Litre of bottled drinking water.

  •  Whale watching cruise:

A day tour to the Galle Fortress can also be combined with a cruise for Whale and Dolphin watching from the Port of Mirissa near Galle or with one of the below boating activities.

Private or public Yachts with all facilities are available. Early start. 

4 hour cruise: USD 40 per person in public Yacht.

Private Yacht: USD 800 per yacht + USD 20 per person (max. 30 pax)

Public/Private tour: Includes 2 way hotel transfers. 

  • Madhu Ganga lagoon boat Safari: Ramsar convention wetlands 

30 Km. north from Galle:

Consisting of lagoons and inhabited islands in Balapitiya, this 3 hour motor boat tour is recommended for landscape photography, observe shrimp fishing, cinnamon harvesting, visit a Budhist maonastery on an Island and recommended for bird and wildlife observations. 

Morning and evening tours.

Price per person: USD 30.

Includes hotel transfers by tuk tuk​ taxi. 

English/German speaking guide.

  • Bentota river boat Safari: Protected Mangrove Forest:

Located in a wet zone coastal area in south Srilanka, this 3 hour motor boat tour is recommended for photography of inland fishing, water Monitor and land Monitor lizards, Estuarine Crocodiles, Fruit bats and flying Foxes in their natural habitat and for bird watching.

Morning and late evening tours.

Price per person: USD 30. 

Includes hotel transfers by tuk tuk taxi. 

English/German speaking guide.

  • Bentota river water sports:

High speed motor boat tour, speeds upto 80 Km p.h.:

Price per boat, max. 4 pax: USD  120 per hour.

  • Water Ski, Jet Ski, Windsurfing: 

Price per person: USD 120 per hour. 

  • Sinharaja Rainforest Trekking, 140 Km's from Galle: Day Tour

Early start. Pick up from you're hotel by tuk tuk taxi or coach. 

Drive to the Rainforest in the interior of the Southern province wet zone. 

4 hours jungle trekking with an experienced naturalist guide.

This is an opportunity of a lifetime for flora and fauna enthusiasts, students, bird watching and specially good for butterfly watching.

Price per person: USD 150. (minimum 2 pax)

Includes: Tuk tuk taxi. Tickets. Guide. Picnic lunch. Bottled drinking water, 

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Romantic holiday in Srilanka: 

Why spend the day with strangers?

Exclusive tailormade round tours are available for all


Economy - last minute* Airport transfer and 1 day


Pick up from Colombo Airport, private transfer by luxury car.

English/ German speaking driver.

1 night stay at: Colombo (4 star city hotel, sea view room)

Meals: dinner and next day breakfast, included.

last minute* price per person: USD 200. per package.

Last minute* Roundtour package: USD 200 per person per night.

Package: upto 200 Kms drive per day in airconditioned vehicle.

English/ German speaking driver/ guide, 4 star hotels including

dinner and next day breakfast. 

Site tickets/ Extras: Extra payable. 

last minute* tour packages: subject to availability.

Kindly E-mail for within 24 hrs. confirmation.

Cultural, Historical, Colonial, UNESCO sites: Round tours 









Wedding and Honeymoon packages:

Romantic Honeymoon destinations - 1 night away from it all.

Srilankan style weddings-Budhist, Christian, Hindu, Malay.

Banquet, car and flower arrangements, costumes, beautician,

wedding cake and catering for 20 pax invitees, government 

notary, dressed elephant, asthetic or western dance group, live or dj music or calypso band, wedding photography and story album included.

Let us take care of your're special day.

Translations of Legal documents and Foreign Embassy support.

Wedding package price from: USD 10000. per above mentioned wedding.

Information: Email: sealiontours@yahoo.com

Sie sind deutsch Sprachig:

Gerne beraten wir Sie vor der reise dürch erfahrene Srilanka reise freunde:  

Wir freuen uns um Ihren anruf / Tel: +49 152 538 239 36

Für besucher aus Deutschland, Schweiz, Österreich, Liechtenstein, Belgien oder Niederlande.

Ihr Ansprech-Partnerin: Sylvia Wesemann, Plz. 31547. DL.


​​Srilanka tourist visa: 

30 days Tourist Visa is available instantly online.

Required for citizens of all countries visiting Srilanka.

Extensions: upto maximum 3 months is possible.

Srilanka tourist visa: Also on arrival at the Colombo airport. 

30 days tourist visa for Srilanka: Price per person: USD 30.

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          Colombo Airport to Hotel Transfer Taxi service.                  Roundtours conducted in German or English.

          Experienced Blue Badge National Tour Guide.                     Selavi Resort Bentota.​​

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​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Air Tours/ filming/ leisure: Coastline from Colombo South to Koggala Airport Galle:

40 minutes small aircraft tour: Private Charter: USD 300 per person (minimum 4 pax)

​Helicopter Tours: Start from Colombo south airport or anywhere in SriLanka:

90 minutes helicopter: Private Charter: USD 950 per person

(minimum 4 pax)

12 Airfields, 200 Helipads, Light Aircrafts, Helicopters, Sea-Planes.

Reservations: 48 hrs. prior notice, payment in full and passport copies are essential.  

Call  / Sms / whatsapp: +94 777 035 689​


The Romance of Kandy, 1 overnight stay: Luxury Package:

Pick up by Luxury Sedan car, private tour guide and driver.

Visit to the Pinnawela Elephant orphanage.

Royal Botanical Gardens Kandy. 

Tea Plantation and Tea Museum Kandy.

1 night stay at the 5 Star Earls Regency Hotel Kandy (top floor luxury suite including private jacuzzi)

Cultural show and Kandy tooth relic Temple.

Candlelight dinner, buffet or room service.

Price per person: USD 500. (min. 2 pax)

Helicopter Tour to Kandy, Pick up from hotel:

Kandy Tour: 1 overnight stay, private tour guide and driver.

Private Helicopter tour to Earls Regency Hotel Kandy.

Return and Kandy tour as seen above (The romance of Kandy)

by luxury Sedan car.

Helicopter package per person: USD 1800. (min. 4 pax)

Note: minimum 48 hours prior notice is needed.

Kandy Tour: 1 overnight stay: Economy Package:

Kandy Tour as seen above (The romance of Kandy) 

5 star Thilanka Hotel Kandy, Deluxe Double Room.

Meals: Half Board, International Buffet Dinner and Breakfast.

Price per person: USD 300. (min. 2 pax)

Elion Gunawardena

Blue badge Srilankan National Tour Guide Lecturer.

​Tours conducted in: English and German languages.

Tailor made private Round tours in Srilanka, organised

to your pace.

Rundreisen auf Srilanka:

Auf unsere reisen wird Deutsch gesprochen.

Promoted by: Srilanka Tourism Promotion Bureau Colombo 3.