There are many different ways to see the world and for some, your basic all-inclusive resort experience just won’t cut it. If your kind of travel is more about self-discovery than selfies, find inspiration for your next journey from these adventurous world travelers who went off the beaten path. You never know what you’ll learn about yourself when you challenge yourself and experience the unexpected as you look to find your unknown.
“Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn’t do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.”― Mark Twain
Mr. & Mrs. Weerasinghe had a never ending dream of witnessing the world’s highest mountain “Mt. Everest’ and experience the real feeling of an high altitude mountaineering expedition.
They have proved that age is just a number if you are ready to chase your own dreams. Maybe the most senior Sri Lankans to reach 3210m in Nepal himalays. They have chosen SummitMadness as their adventure partner and we are truly honored to be a part of their journey.
Trek to the foot of breathtaking Everest, the world’s highest mountain, and set out on a challenging hike to Kala Pattar for a dramatic view of Everest.
Sri Lanka’s Hill Country is the island at its most scenic, a mist-wrapped land of emerald peaks and stupendous views, of hillsides carpeted with tea plantations and graced by astonishing waterfalls. This is a place where you can wear a fleece in the daytime and cuddle up beside a log fire in the evening. Where you can enjoy a memorable meal in the eternal city of Kandy or at a roadside shack in lovely Ella. A region where you can walk to the end of the world, stand in the footsteps of the Buddha and be surrounded by a hundred wild elephants. Ride a train utterly bewitched by the vistas. Paddle a raft down a raging river. Enjoy the drumbeat of traditional dance and then savour the silence on a lonely mountaintop.
Discover the awe-inspiring hill country, heavenly beaches, , waterfalls, ancient cities and temples. Revel in our carefully crafted experiences and activities, wonderful food and a choice of accommodation that rivals anywhere in the world. Discover yourself in the island with a little bit of everything.
It’s not just jaw-dropping architecture, delicious food and big friendly smiles awaiting you on your Sri Lanka surf holiday, it’s also one of the best locations to try surfing for the first time or to simply brush up on the basics and push your riding to the next level among some of the most beautiful landscapes in the world, in some of the best beginner surf beaches Sri Lanka offers.
SummitMadness owns Sri Lanka’s best and well experienced high altitude guides and consultants. They are trained by both local and international UIAA certified institutions and ready to assist you realizing your wildest adventures.
Sri Lanka was famously described by Marco Polo as one of the finest islands in the world, and it has a history that dates back thousands of years. Although it’s small, there is so much history, nature, and beauty to see in this country. Explore with us and share the journey with the world.
Sri Lanka is a very special hiking destination. There are trails for all sorts of experience, from easy walks to more intense treks. Sri Lanka also has over 400 waterfalls, a visit to which is included in plenty of hikes.
Leave home, leave the country, leave the familiar. Only then can routine experience—buying bread, eating vegetables, even saying hello—become new all over again. – Anthony Doerr
Annapurna, the forgotten giant of Nepal doesn’t receive the hype or coverage of its neighbor Mount
Everest but is every bit as intimidating and more picturesque than its rival.
Standing at 8091 meters,
Annapurna is the 10th tallest mountain in the world and is the gem of the Annapurna range.
Designed for energetic and physically fit trekkers with little experience in mountain expedition.
Island Peak (6,189m/20,305ft) is one of the main climbing peaks in the Everest Region of Nepal with an
impressive and highly glaciated West Face that rises from the Lhotse Glacier.