Trincomalee Archeology and History Tour – Half Day

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In this Trincomalee archaeology and history tour you will learn about colonial influence on Sri Lanka, naval history based on Trincomalee natural harbor and archaeology of surroundings. We advise you to try to avoid midday sun. Read below. (updated on : 14 July 2020)

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Our experts have extensive experience in fields doing field research with highly relevant educational backgrounds.

Main sites covered - Fort Frederick, Koneswaram Kovil, Naval and Maritime history museum, Archaeological sites of hot water wells and Velgam Vehera.

What you will learn about - Colonial influence of Sri Lanka, naval history based on Trincomalee natural harbor and archaeology of surroundings.

If you go alone, read about each separate sites before you go there on Trincomalee page to enjoy them.

On Google Map, you could clearly see the route to destination, local excursions and tourist interests. To have a clear view click "  " and then un-click "  " irrelevant layers. We constantly update our site with all those interesting facts.

Our Archaeological and History experts

Terms and conditions

Booking : Book online, call us or drop us an email.
Price :
 The price may slightly go up or down at the time of booking.
Payment : Full payment is settled prior starting the tour/excursion.
Days of the tour or the hours of excursion : The tour or the excursion is completed within mentioned time.
Per hour vehicle detention fee : 3 USD - Tuk Tuk / 5 USD Standard car & van
Weather : If weather conditions are unfavourable activities will be adjusted accordingly.
Today's Marine Forecast : Sri Lanka Department of Meteorology / Buoyweather
Transportation to a destination : Click Here to reserve with an excursion.
Refund : Refund will be determined after reducing third party's and our costs.

About this city tour

Best season : All year around
Available : Daily
Best time to start : Early mornings and afternoons
Arranging time needed :
1 day
Hottest month : 

Pick up point : Trincomalee city area
Whole touring hrs : 4
Total Kms driven : 100
Transportation : Select from above (Our guide uses your transportation)

Restrictions : Do not touch corals please. Be a responsible and ethical snorkeler and diver. No flash photography of ancient paintings. Cover your knees and shoulders before enter any temple. Do not leave plastics behind / Please do not feed wild animals.

Price includes : Transportation / Entrance tickets to Koneswaram Kovil and Naval Museum / Professional guide / Gov tax.

Child price : Aged 6 - 12 is considered a child / Aged 0 - 6 is free of charge.

Feedback : Please help us to improve our services informing about our services including about your guide's professionality.

You may bring : Sandals or shoes which easily removable / Pair of socks if you do not like to walk barefoot / Clothes which cover your shoulders and knees / Hat and sun glass / Sun creams / Camera

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Archeology and History Guides

Name - Thusitha Wagalawatta (Dr. rer. nat).
Education - PHD from Freie Universität Berlin.
Work experience - Research Assistant at Department of Archaeology, University lecturer and a writer.
Field experience - Thusitha has worked over 25 excavation sites in management capacities since 2001.


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