Sailing trip in jaffna Sailing trip in jaffna
Between India and Sri Lanka, Palk Bay offers an excellent mix of culture, history, wildlife and nature. You will discover Hammenhiel Fort, visit Delft Island, and swim around Kachchativu - at each stop encountering something you have never seen before.

Day 1

10 am departure from the Kurikkaduvan Jetty (40 min west of Jaffna) to Kakaraithivu. A tiny island, seasonal home to migrant sea birds and fisherman. Lunch served on board followed by an early afternoon onshore visit to the island, swimming and snorkling. Overnight anchorage near Kakaraithivu with dinner onboard.

Day 2

Sail at sunrise towards Talai mannar, breakfast on board. Onshore visit to Adams Bridge Island one, tour of Mannar island and a traditional lunch at a local restaurant, afternoon visit to a fishing village and return to boat at sunset for dinner on board.

Day 3

Early morning departure to sail to Delft island. Breakfast on board and the possible sightings of dolphins and flying fish. Onshore visit to Delft, where a local guide will share the history of this unique island famous for its Dutch history, coral walls and wild miniature horses. Local seafood lunch on Delft island. Swim in waters off the coast of Delft island and return to the yacht for dinner.

Day 4

After early breakfast, guests are offered an optional visit to Nainativu island to visit the Nagadeepa and NagaPooshani Amman Temple. Guests return to yacht and disembark at Kurikkaduvan jetty at 1 pm.

Duration: 3 Nights - 4 Days

Season: All year

Principal activities

Breakfast Breakfast
Dinner Dinner
Lunch Lunch
Snacks Snacks
Stand up Paddle Stand up Paddle
Swim Swim