Green. It's the first
word that comes to mind when we think of Sri Lanka.
Enjoy exploring this verdant rain-washed destination
surrounded with fresh air, beautiful landscapes,
and sunny weather. We'll take you to the cities
of Columbo, Kandy and Nuwara Eliya for some amazing
one-in-a-lifetime experiences. Bazaar, museums,
elephants, art and craft, tea, Buddhism, heritage,
history...Sri Lanka is a different kind of Asia
waiting for you to discover it.
Cost: Per person on Twin sharing
Package categories: Standard 3
Per person on Twin sharing Basis.
Reduction per person on Triple
Children Age between 3 - 6 years
sharing parent's room w/o Extra Bed.
Children Age Between 6-12 years
sharing parent's room with Extra Bed
Children below 2 years - Free
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does not include:
Meet & greet at the Airport.
Accommodation at the above mentioned Hotels or similar
Transportation as per itinerary.
Half-day city shopping tour of Colombo
Return airport transfers
All related government taxes.
Early check in & late check
Entrance fees to Monuments.
Camera & video permits.
Any expenses of a personal nature.
Any other expenses not mentioned above.
Tips & Portages
Any compulsory room supplements during the tour.
Day 1: Arrival in
Colombo - Transfer to Dambulla
Upon arrival, you will
be assisted and transferred to Dambulla.
In the evening visit Dambulla Rock
Temple, a UNESCO world heritage site
built by king Valagamba in the 1st
century B.C. It is the most impressive
of Sri Lanka's many cave temples.
The complex of five caves with over
2000 sq. meters of painted walls and
ceilings is the largest area of paintings
found in the world. It contains over
150 images of the Buddha of which
the largest is the colossal figure
carved out of granite rock and spanning
14 meters. After this visit, stay
overnight at hotel
Dambulla / Sigiriya / Polonnaruwa
Breakfast at Heritance
Kandalama. Thereafter, transfer to
Sigiriya. Climb the 5th century Sigiriya
Rock Fortress which is a world heritage
site built by King Kashyapa (477-495
AD). The 'Lion Rock' is a citadel
of unusual beauty rising 200 metres
from the scrub jungle. The rock was
the innermost stronghold of the 70
hectare fortified town. A moat, rampart,
and extensive gardens including the
renowned water gardens ring the base
of the rock. Visit the world-renowned
frescoes of the 'Heavenly Maidens'
of Sigiriya, which are in a sheltered
pocket of the rock approached by a
spiral stairway. These frescoes are
painted in earth pigments on plaster.
Transfer to Polonnaruwa. Do a city
tour of Polonnaruwa which is a world
heritage site and the 2nd capital
city of Sri Lanka built in the 11th
and 12th centuries AD. See the ruins
of the Royal Palace, the Gal Viharaya
where four splendid statues of the
Buddha in 'Upright','Sedentary' and
'Recumbent' postures carved out of
rock, the Audience Hall, the Lotus
Bath, the statue of king Parakramabahu,
and the Parakrama Samudraya - a lake
built by King Parakramabahu the great.
There are also monuments of famous
places of worship such as the Shiva
Temple, the Lankathilake, the Watadage,
the Galpotha, the Kiri Vehera and
the remains of a former Temple of
the Tooth Relic.
On completion, transfer to Dambulla.
Dinner and overnight stay at Dambulla
Day 3: Dambulla
After breakfast at
hotel, take transfer from Dambulla
to Kandy via Matale. Visit a spice
garden in Matale to see different
spices which Sri Lanka is famous for.
Here, you can see different spices
and how some of them are grown and
processed. You will witness a Cookery
demonstration too. Later, take transfer
from Matale to Kandy and stay overnight
Day 4: Kandy
Enjoy a sightseeing
tour of Kandy, a city which is a UNESCO
world heritage site. The historic
city about 480m above sea level surrounded
by mountains was known to Sri Lankan
as Kanda Uda Rata, which means the
hill country. Kandy was home to Sri
Lanka's last independent Kingdom,
which survived two centuries of colonial
incursion before finally falling to
the British at the beginning of the
nineteenth century. Visit the Temple
of the tooth, The royal Botanical
Gardens, the Peradeniya University
campus and catch a panoramic view
of the picturesque town from Upper
lake Drive. Early evening, you will
visit a Kandyan Dance performance
and be treated to a spectacular fire
walking finale. Kandy is also famous
for its shopping, gems and jewellery,
handicrafts, batiks, silks etcetera.
You will have the opportunity of browsing
and buying to your satisfaction. Overnight
stay at hotel.
Day 5: Day 5: Kandy
Breakfast at hotel.
Transfer from Kandy to Colombo via
Pinnawela. The Pinnawela Elephant
Orphanage is one of Sri Lanka's most
popular tourist attractions. The orphanage's
population has now mushroomed to around
65, making it the world’s largest
habitat of captive elephants. The
elephants here range in age from newborns
to elderly matriarchs, and include
orphaned and abandoned elephants,
as well as those injured in the wild.
Transfer from Pinnawela to Colombo.
Enjoy a city tour of Colombo which
is the largest city and former administrative
capital of Sri Lanka and is a busy
and vibrant city with a mixture of
modern life and remnants of a bygone
colonial era. Due to its large harbour
and its strategic position along the
East-West sea trade routes, Colombo
was known to ancient traders 2,000
years ago. However it was only made
the Capital of the island when Sri
Lanka was ceded to the British Empire
in 1815. The main city is home to
a majority of the Sri Lanka’s
corporate offices, restaurants and
entertainment venues. On this tour
you will visit many of the historical,
religious and commercial sites of
Colombo including the historic and
bustling Fort and Pettah, the elite
residential Cinnamon Gardens, the
Galle face Green, Viharamahadevi Park
and much more. Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 6: Departure
Breakfast at hotel.
After breakfast, take transfer from
Colombo to the airport for your departure.
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