Welcome on Board! We at ‘East N’ West on Board” organize all-island tours, with a special focus on the Eastern Province. “A la Carte” tours will allow the exploring travellers to choose the aspects of Sri Lanka they are keen on discovering.
We run the website: www.welcometobatticaloa.com in order to promote responsible tourism in Batticaloa district, newly opened to visitors. Our multicultural team is keen on linking people and enabling cultural exchanges between East and West!
OUR SERVICES IN BATTICALOA DISTRICT AND EASTERN PROVINCE:
As the makers of the website www.welcometobatticaloa.com, we know Batticaloa district well, and have developed a network with its hotels, guesthouses, restaurants, as well as its guides and drivers. We have visited a good number of its well known and hidden places of interest. We can therefore offer you the following services:
Guided Excursions & Activities in Batticaloa District, enabling our guests, not only to visit our gorgeous surroundings, but also to grasp the originality of our local cultures and to connect with our wonderful people in villages (craftswomen, farmers, fishermen, etc.). We’ll make you reach out the beauty of our Nature, Culture and People… by bicycle or by vehicle, off the beaten track!
Find all details about excursions & activities here.
Bicycle rental in Batticaloa (classical bikes and mountain bikes), with indication of itineraries for our guests to get the best out of their cycling day. Details here.
Taxi service from/to all places in Eastern Province, with or without sightseeing/guiding on the way. Details here.
Hotels/guesthouses booking: Thanks to our field work for the website www.welcometobatticaloa.com, we know most of the guesthouses/hotels in Batticaloa district and their facilities. If you feel lazy to go through the website to check the individual pages of the many guesthouses we host, you can approach us to identify which guesthouse would suit your needs and available budget.
Accommodation in Home stays: We work with a network of home stays and can accommodate guests willing to discover the Sri Lankan life style directly in families.
Linking with existing service providers: Bird watching, Boating, Diving, Cooking, Climbing, Swimming, Farming, Camping, Performing, Fishing, Reading, Trekking, Relaxing, Snorkelling, Volunteering, Cycling, Meditating, Singing, Exploring… Whatever your dream holidays look like, we’ll try our best to link you with the activities you want to practice here.
We are “on the way” to identify additional activities and tours to reach out the marvels of Batticaloa district and Eastern Province, while being respectful of their nature, culture and people.
OUR SERVICES ALL AROUND SRI LANKA:
As a registered travel agency, we also offer all the classical services of a destination management company, for your travel needs all around Sri Lanka:
– Hotel bookings, with discounted rates for most of the hotels.
– Organization of guided tours, including classical all island tours and “A la Carte” tours.
– Organization of guests’ transport all around Sri Lanka.
Additional information about our classical services and pictures of our tours can be found on our website: www.eastnwestonboard.com
A library is available at our Batticaloa office, with books for adults and children in English and French.
Sales of postcards of Batticaloa district at our office.
Free tourist information to share our knowledge about local places of interest, to recommend itineraries, to help you to find a restaurant in town, etc.
To book a hotel, rent a bike or a vehicle, choose a daily tour or get an idea about how to keep yourself busy and joyful here, please contact us. We’ll be happy to help!
LOCATION and CONTACT DETAILS:
Location: Our office is situated in Batticaloa, in Sinna Uppodai area, very close to Kallady Bridge. From Batticaloa, take the last turn on the left before Kallady Bridge (Lake Road, also called Munich Vittoria Friendship Road). Proceed for about 150 meters, our office is just after the Fisheries Department.
Location on the map:
East N’ West On Board (pvt) Ltd.
65 Thiruchentoor Beach Road – Kallady
Tel: +94 65 222 60 79
Mobile: +94 72 56 15 980
Facebook Page: Here
East N’ West On Board! is a Sri Lankan private limited company registered as a travel agency by the Sri Lankan Tourism Development Authority under the reference SLTDA/SQA/TA/01547.