Top Activities in Sri Lanka
Here are just a few examples of the many incredible activities available in Sri Lanka.Read more…
Travel Etiquette in Sri Lanka
Here’s our guide to travel etiquette in Sri Lanka, to help you and your students navigate the cultural differences without inadvertently causing offence.Read more…
Frequently Asked Questions
To really make the most of everything that Colombo and Sri Lanka have to offer, we would highly recommend planning to spend around 10 days there on your school trip.
The best time of year to visit Colombo is February or March, before the onset of the rainy season.
If, like most of our school groups, your using Colombo as your base from which to explore the rest of Sri Lanka, then we will arrange for you to have a comfortable coach to use throughout your school trip.
We would highly recommend visiting Sigiriya, one of the most iconic sights and important historical sites in Sri Lanka. You'll also want to visit the majestic city of Kandy, the last capital of the ancient kings of Sri Lanka. And you mustn't miss a visit to the spectacular Horton Plains National Park.
You certainly can! Colombo offers exciting opportunities for geography and sports, and as a general cultural experience designed to broaden students' horizons!
School trips designed by teachers for teachers
Originally founded by teachers in 1986, we understand the pressures on you as Group Leader and are here to make the process of running your school trip as easy as possible.
School trips tailored to your curriculum
We'll design your trip around your specific learning objectives and curriculum, to ensure your school trip is a truly educational experience.
Health & safety prioritised
As a proud Assured Member of the School Travel Forum, the health and safety of your group is always our priority.
Support every step of the way
We'll be with you every step of the way, from your very first enquiry until the moment you return home, including 24-hour support while you’re on your school trip.
Financially secure school trips
We're ABTA bonded and all our air tours are ATOL protected, so you can be sure that your school trip is financially secure.
Rewarding loyalty scheme
You'll earn loyalty points from your very first school trip with Halsbury. These can be used towards a discount on your school trip or a free gift for your school.