Sri Lanka Driver and Guide Hire!
Why travel with your own private driver?
Is this your first trip to Sri Lanka? Are you aware of how much difference a private driver adds to the quality of your trip and vacation?
In addition to the importance of your hotel, sleep and food, your private driver is an equally important investment during your stay. And why?
You will enjoy the benefits of your own travel guide for your entire vacation, safe transportation and the best travel tips for your holiday.
Private drivers and tour guides for your holiday
Check out your benefits with a local guide
With a local driver you can easily get around Sri Lanka. And also see more than if you are traveling on your own. You get your own personal guide who knows the country’s customs and sights. It’s also easier and far more comfortable than traveling by public transport. With a private driver, you avoid the need for intrusive salespeople and bad deals while you are here. Your driver will warn you when you are paying overpriced.
If you only need transport to and from the airport, it is also something you can book us for. Read more here: Airport Pick Up
Transport and travel between hotels with a driver
It will be easier for you to use the hotels outside the cities, which are often somewhat cheaper. Therefore, a private driver helps keep your overall expenses down. He will also help you with your luggage. And in 32-degree heat, you won’t miss carrying your own luggage.
Your local driver knows many hotels and guesthouses and will advise you on the best places. Often the best places are not to be found on the web. (Depending on the standard you want, a room can be rented from around DKK 100 a day). Hiring a private driver is an expense you will not regret. In fact, it will be your best investment in your vacation.
Meet the team behind Fernando Tours
Sunjeewa Fernando – Founder
Sunjeewa Fernando is the founder of Fernando Tours.
We just call him Fernando.
Fernando is a licensed tour operator and guide, with many years of experience. He has specialized in bird watching and wildlife spotting.
Fernando speaks fluent English and Sinhalese.
Lal Antony – Tour Guide
He is so friendly and lovely to be around. He is good with children and our guests loves him and keeps coming back.
Lal speaks Sinhalese, English and French.
And he is also Fernando’s father in law.
Jagat Lal – Tour Guide
He is a nature lover and he likes climbing and to be active.
Besides a fluent English, a few Arabic words and of course Sinhalese, Jayan also speaks a little sign language and can communicate with deaf people.
Ravi – Tour Guide
Ravi is very interested in historical and cultural places.
His temper is gentle and caring and he is a good driver. We hope you will enjoy his company.
Nalin – Tour Guide
He is a good story teller and knows a lot about the sri lankan history and the sites in Sigiriya, Anuradhapura, Kandy and Nuwara Eliya.
Rukshan – Tour Guide
Rukshan Perera is a real traveler. He loves traveling and is your perfect travel guide in the National Parks because of his interest in the wildlife of Sri Lanka.
Rukshan is very professional and very loved by our guests. He is known to be good around small children.
Kasun Hemal – Rainforest Guide
Randika – Tour Guide
He is very liked by guests an especially by children.
Randika speaks Sinhalese and English.
Dinah – Office Assistant
Dinah speaks Sinhalese and English.
John – Tour Guide
He also knows a lot about the real village life and can take you to places outside the typical tourist zones for an authentic SriLankan experience.
Nuwan – Tour Guide
But his favourites are the wild animals and to go on jeep safaris in the many National Parks of Sri Lanka.
Nuwan speaks fluent English.
Ravindra – Tour Guide
Ravindra likes the nature and cultural tours.
He is very good with small children.
Nevil – Tour Guide
Nevil is such a kind man.
He is very interested in the animals of Sri Lanka and likes to go on wildlife safaris in the many National Parks. Nevil also has a love for nature and especially for the beaches.
He speaks a very good English.
We are hiring an office assistant
To become an office assistant for Fernando Tours, You must be fluent in English writing and speaking. Have good computer knowledge (MS Office, email) and good knowledge of how to use social medias like Facebook and Instagram for business.
We are hiring new drivers
To become a driver for Fernando Tours, You must be a safe driver, 100% honest, punctual, well liked by tourists and good in English and or other languages.
Fernando Tours is happy to organize your entire holiday
Fernando Tours is a local travel agency specializing in organizing holidays for tourists. That is, we book your hotels, arrange your trips to all the highlights of the island with a private driver and guide. You can read more about your excursion opportunities here: Sri Lanka Tour Packages. Or you can go directly to our booking and ask any questions you may have: Your Travel Operator in Sri Lanka.
Will we see you in Colombo Airport?
We will find you a driver from our team, who we think will be a good fit for your family. When you arrive in Sri Lanka, one of our drivers will great you with your name on a board at the arrival area in Colombo airport. And from there, your driver will make sure you and your family have an unforgettable journey.