Field trip to Sri Lanka

In March 2019 Gübelin Academy is organising their field trip to Sri Lanka for Level 2 students. From 4-8 March, participants will have the opportunity to observe the journey of a gemstone from mine to market on the original 'Island of Gems'. Experience the mining, cutting, treating and selling of these precious wonders of nature first hand, in an intense and enjoyable week, while explore the gem-centric regions of Colombo, Beruwela, Ratnapura and Galle with local and Gübelin experts as your guides.

Arrival in Colombo: 3 March 2019
Field trip: 4-8 March 2019
Departure from Colombo: 9 March 2019

Travel and Accommodation
All accommodation in 4 and 5 star hotels included; most meals included; participants must arrange their own flights to and from Colombo

For prices and travel advice, please contact Gübelin Academy directly at

Successful completion of Coloured Gem Professional Level 1 and Level 2

Information & registration
Please contact us at for more detailed information or to indicate your interest and ask for availability