Ceylon Express International

Founded by the late, Mr. Jim Wanigatunga in 1965 we are a family owned tour operating business with over 46 years of dedicated and pioneering travel experience. We believe in a more personalized and customized approach to travel. All our tour itineraries are carefully designed to cover the major attractions, but we also offer off-the-beaten-track places that makes our programs unique and interesting.

We offer the best rates available as we have branch offices in the countries we offer. This enables us to get the best wholesale prices available and pass on the savings to our valued clientele. Our privately guided tours offer the best in services at a packaged price.

Our clients enjoy the flexibility of choosing a vacation that suits their specific interest, budget and schedule.

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Why Ceylon Express International?

Our services are dedicated to make your travel dreams come true. With a deep understanding of the country you are visiting we are able to provide an unmatched experience of a life time...tailored to suit your style of travel with our 'meet and greet' services we offer priceless peace of mind. We have the distinctive experience to offer impeccable service with the utmost care at the best value.

  • Established in 1965 to foster peace and understanding through travel by our founder Jim Wanigatunga. He believed in people-to-people travel and we continue his vision.
  • With deep history and depth of understanding of each and every culture we value the traditions of each place and plan our tours with respect and sensitivity.
  • Our experiences born from deep history, experience, and relationships bring to life intimate cultural and natural wonders of each area you visit.
  • We offer the very best local guides and escorts to meet your needs.
  • We partner with destination specialists to ensure a hassle-free vacation
  • We offer 24 hour hotline numbers so you rest assured that help is there, if you need it.
  • Our dedication to details makes the difference.
  • Peace of mind. For over four decades we have made travel dreams a reality.

Unlike other travel companies, Ceylon Express International is small enough to offer each and every traveler the most personalized care with impeccable service for the discriminating traveler. We do not compromise on quality and we offer the best value available. Our unparalleled experience and passion for detail gives the traveler the freedom to relax and enjoy the journey and be open to the awaiting adventures and serendipity!

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Pioneer of the Pacific - PATA

CST# 2045885-40

Varini De Silva
Ceylon Express International

9542 Dumbreck Dr
Huntington Beach
California 92646, USA

Email : tours@ceylonexpress.com

Phone : 714-964-6896 / 800-423-9566

Fax : 714-968-4296

Office Hours : Mon - Fri, 9am - 5pm PST