Ocean Island Holidays Ethos - the company was established in 2010 under the umbrella company ‘Spirit of Maldives Pvt Ltd’. Both companies are owner-managed. Keeping small and select, we care about your holiday, and have extensive knowledge and experience of both the Maldives and Sri Lanka. Having teamed up with the award-winning Volunteer Maldives, we are also able to offer local island stays where you can go 'loco' and join a Cultural Immersion program.
We Unique insight and experience - We know these two stunning countries intimately - so we're in the best position to offer you great advice! Listening carefully to what you want to experience on your special holiday, we'll carefully match tailor-made itineraries and stays to suit your needs. We have a broad selection of different styled Maldives islands - you may prefer a chic, ultra-luxurious and sophisticated resort with all mod-cons, or you style may be more relaxed and barefoot to kick back and hang out, sunning and swimming all day in paradise.
Sri Lanka is booming, with astonishing growth in the luxury hotel and tourism sector. Understandably, as this tear-shaped jewel in the Indian Ocean has a diverse offering of tours, heritage and cultural sites, special-interest tours, Wildlife, and volunteering experiences, the island really does have something for everyone!
A mere one hour flight between the two countries, the diversity of experiencing what these two very different countries can offer is incredible. Whether seeking a combination of a palm fringed island in the Maldives and a cultural tour of Sri Lanka, either experience on its own, or one of the many different tours available in Sri Lanka, or indeed hotel and beach stays, or one of the many optional activities such as walking and hiking in the hills, Wildlife safaris, or Whale Watching in the south of Sri Lanka, these two tropical countries have a tremendous amount to offer.
Service - With over 20 years’ experience in the travel and hospitality industry, we're confident in our ability to give you great service and value for money. Working with you, our clients, we'll take into consideration every aspect of your tour and stay, paying attention to seasons, climate, terrain, and what you want to get out of your stay!
Professional Memberships - We are members of PATA, IATA, the industry global tourism bodies. Sri Lanka’s astonishing biodiversity makes it an ideal holiday destination, whether you want to trek through rainforest, climb a mountain or loll on a beautiful beach. Explore the different regions of Sri Lanka and discover its extraordinary variety of environments, ranging from rich rainforests, tropical jungles and mangrove-shrouded rivers to dry shrub land, wide plains and looming mountains, all encased by a near constant stretch of golden coastline. An incredible range of wildlife thrives here, including leopards, elephants and hundreds of birds, whilst dolphins, whales and marine turtles swim in Sri Lanka’s seas. Take a full tour of the island and discover the majesty of Sri Lanka’s ever-changing landscapes, from the dramatic, rolling tea fields of the Hill Country to the spectacular beaches of the south.