Sri Lanka School Hockey Tours

Sri Lanka School Hockey Tours – play hockey in a tropical island environment.

Sri Lanka may be the friendliest place of all to visit. All hockey games are played against local clubs who always make a special effort for our teams. Sri Lanka is filled with wildlife as well as once-in-a-lifetime beach sunsets. Students will remember this trip forever.

On Sri Lanka School Hockey Tours your team will enjoy:

  • Vast and beautiful landscapes steeped in history and culture
  • Broad range of Hotel Accommodation
  • Friendly and competitive local competition
  • Professional Sporting Facilities
  • Once in a lifetime experience
  • Excellent value for money

Sri Lanka School Hockey Tours

  • Duration: 9 days 7 nights
  • Board: Full
  • Passengers: 40
  • Free Staff Places: 4

Excursions & Inclusions

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Various options available including visits to an Elephant Orphanage and Yala National park

Where it’s held

Sri Lanka

Stunning is the only word to use when describing Sri Lanka and touring teams will get to enjoy some exotic beaches as well as stunning mountain scenery. The options to enjoy this beautiful island seem endless, the National Parks are magnificent and are amongst the best places in Asia to see wildlife. To say that these visits are larger than life just do not describe the interaction with elephants, leopards, monkey’s and a whole host of other species that inhabit this region. Then again there are the majestic tea plantations that are a must… and then there is the surfing or the temples the list goes on.

Sample Itinerary for Sri Lanka School Hockey Tours

Day 1-2 Journey Begins

Depart from UK airport and travel overnight to Bandaranayke International Airport Colombo. On arrival you will be met by a member of the Activ4 Sri Lankan team who will assist with the coach transfer and check in at your accommodation in Wellawatta. This evening you will have dinner and then settle in to the hotel after your journey.

Day 3 First Game

After breakfast this morning the tour gets underway in earnest as you are taken by coach to the training facility for a coaching session. After lunch your squad will get a chance to relax and prepare for your first tour match against a local school team. Tonight your group can get together for a quiz night.

Day 4 More Hockey

Enjoy another day of cricket with another local team. . Fixtures are often the highlight of the tour and clubs are always delighted to play British sides and offer a friendly welcome and a competitive game. Following all the action and excitement you will be more than ready to sit down and enjoy your evening meal.

Day 5 Colombo City Tour

This morning your party will depart for a tour of Colombo City followed by an ever popular opportunity for some serious shopping. Colombo is a bustling city and a hopping-off point for beaches in the island nation's south. This evening will see another game against Sri Lankan opposition and following this your party will return to the hotel for dinner.

Day 6 R&R

A training session this morning focusing on developing and improving the techniques from your fixtures earlier on in the tour. During the afternoon you may take a recovery session back at the hotel swimming pool or if the beach is for you then head straight over! Dinner will be taken in the hotel following the day’s training session.

Day 7 More Fixtures

A leisurely breakfast is taken this morning and some relaxation before setting off for today's fixtures. There are areas within the hotel that can be set aside for team talks or tactical discussions prior to any of the tour fixtures. Dinner will be taken in the hotel following the day’s tour fixtures.

Day 8 Final Fixture

After breakfast you will head to the training ground for your final training session. This afternoon can be spent by the pool before setting off for this evening’s fixture and return triumphant (hopefully) for your end of tour dinner. On the final night it has become a tradition for touring teams to hold an awards ceremony.

Day 9 Arrive in UK

Sadly its departure day, after breakfast check out of the rooms and according to your flight plan to the UK you will be transferred to Bandaranayke Airport to embark on the journey home. All good things must come to an end but the sights and sound of Sri Lanka and the people you have met will live long in the memory.

Sri Lanka School Hockey Tours

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