1N Kandy , 1N Nuwara Eliya ,2N Bentota , 1N Colombo 5NIGHTS /6DAYS
Day 01 [ Airport - Pinnawala - Kandy – Approx 04 Hrs Drive]
Arrival to Sri Lanka, Your chauffeur will meet you at the Airport, and drive you to Kandy, paying a visit to the Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage en route. Providing a caring home for abandoned and wounded elephants, it is a much loved destination for tourists and locals alike. Here, adults and baby elephants from around Sri Lanka thrive, and a captive breeding program is also proving to be highly successful. The feeding and bathing times are generally the ideal times to visit when you can observe these gentle giants at their best.
Evening enjoy a city tour of Kandy – the last kingdom of the Sinhalese, taking in the sights of Upper Lake Drive and the Market Square on the way to pay homage to one of the most sacred religious sites in Sri Lanka.
The Temple of the Tooth or Dalada Maligawa is believed to house the ‘tooth relic’ of the Lord Buddha. A walk around the town will let you indulge in some souvenir hunting with intricate treasures in wood, copper, silver, brass, ebony, bronze, ceramics, lacquer work, handlooms, batiks, jewelry and reed-ware to choose from.
Evening: 05.30-06.30 pm Round off your day with a cultural show, where the vibrant costumes and pulsating rhythms of traditional dance forms from centuries old rituals will enthrall you.
Overnight stay in Kandy
Day 02 [Kandy - Nuwara Eliya – Approx 03 Hrs Drive]
Morning: After breakfast, head ‘up country’ and the city of Nuwara Eliya, visiting the Ramboda waterfalls , Sri Baktha Hanuman temple and a tea factory along the way.
Sri Bhakta Hanuman Temple: In the hills of Ramboda where Hanuman was searching for Sita, the Chinmaya Mission of Sri Lanka built the Sri Bhakta Hanuman Temple which is visited by thousands of devotees every year.
Evening Nuwara Eliya City tour
Victoria Park : This is one of the country's most attractive, and best-maintained, town parks. A stroll around its paths, past manicured lawns, is a pleasure. The park comes alive with flowers around March to May, and August and September. It’s also home to quite a number of hill-country bird species, including the Kashmir flycatcher, Indian pitta and grey tit.
Gergory Lake : Lake Gregory is one of the significant tourist attractions in Nuwara Eliya. It was built by the Governor William Gregory during 1872 – 1877 periods by utilizing the water from the Nanuoya which runs across the town. It is about 91.2 hectares in extent. It was said to be used for water sports and for re-recreational activities during the British rule.
Sita Amman Temple: The Sita Amman Temple can be seen en route to the Hakgala Botanical Gardens. The prominent temple architecture will not fail to attract your attention. Ancient statues of Rama and Sita can be seen on one side of the temple. The temple today is a modern building with its paintings, statues and pillars decorated with sculptures; all depicting the tale of Rama and Sita.
Hakgala Botanical Gardens : This is the exotic pleasure garden where King Ravana kept the depressed Sita, insisting that she marries him. It was here where the heartwarming meeting took place between her and Hanuman, who brought her Rama’s ring with the news that Rama was looking for her. He offered to carry her back but she refused saying it would be an insult to Rama’s honor if she did so. Part of this majestic garden still exists. It is also said that Hanuman nearly destroyed it in order to prove to Ravana of the forces against him.
Overnight stay in Nuwara Eliya
Day 03 [Nuwara Eliya – Down South Beach– Approx 05 Hrs Drive]After Breakfast transfer to Down south Beach via Kithulgala, If you feel adventurous, the incredible experience of White Water Rafting awaits you at Kitulgala. The 5km on the picturesque Kelani River run covers 5 major rapids and 4 minor ones. You will be in good hands with safety gear, modern rafts, and a comprehensive safety briefing given by our white water rafting instructors beforehand. Those who prefer to keep their feet dry can take it easy, relax and admire the beautiful views
Overnight stay in Kalutara / Bentota / Hikkaduwa
Day 04 [Bentota]
After breakfast Continue the journey along the coast to Bentota, along the coast, you will visit the Turtle Hatchery at Kosgoda - a successful conservation effort established to protect Sri Lanka's turtles from extinction
Madu river Boat Ride with fish therapy - The bio-diversity of the Madu River is of monumental signification when considering the wide ranges of aquatic and avian life as well as wetland dwelling amphibians, reptiles, mammals that inhabit the environs of this natural treasure. A total of 11 species of agnatic mollusks and 14 land dwelling mollusks are found in this system. 70 species of fish, 31 types of reptiles, and 50 kinds of butterflies are just some of colorful array of wildlife that inhabits this abundantly bustling eco-system. Bird watchers will be pleased to know that 111 species of bird have been identified in the mangrove formed environs of the river, and has been known to host several types of migratory birds
Overnight stay in Kalutara / Bentota / Hikkaduwa
Day 05 [Bentota – Colombo – Approx 01 Hrs Drive)
After Breakfast transfer to Colombo.
Engage in city tour of Colombo, the commercial capital city of Sri Lanka, from the busy commercial hub to the tree-lined suburbs. Here, colonial architecture vies with glass skyscrapers and the past comes alive in buildings that have withstood great winds of change. Parliament complex, Arcade Independent Square, Bandaranayke Memorial International conference hall, Independence Square, Town Hall, Colombo fort, Pettah ,Floating market, Beira Lake, Old Dutch Hospital, Nelum pokuna Mahinda Rajapakshe theatre, Galle Face Green Colombo’s best -loved seafront hangout as some of the most interesting places you could visit.
Colombo presents array of possibilities with many high end department stores, malls and elite shopping outlets offering everything from handmade batik silk sarees to the latest smart phones. Shoppers are for choice courtesy modern shopping such as ODEL, Crescat Boulevard, Liberty Arcade, Liberty Plaza and Majestic City, The Arcade Independence Square, Dutch Hospital shopping precinct and Exclusive gift shops such as Paradise Road, Barefoot, Cotton Collection and Galaria providing high quality products. For traditional gift shopping Lakphana and Lakmedura and worth peek
Overnight stay at Colombo
Day 06 [Colombo – Airport – 30 Mints Drive]After Breakfast proceed to Airport
- 3 Star Hotels Rs. 16,499/- per person on double room
- 4 Star Hotels Rs. 18,777/- per person on double room
- 5 Star Hotels Rs. 24,999/- per person on double room
- 00– 03 Years – Free of Charge sharing the Double Room
- 03– 11 Years – 50% Of the Adult rate sharing Double Room with Bed
- 25% Of the Adult rate sharing Double Room without Bed
Above Package Cost Includes the Bellow :
- Accommodations at hotels mentioned with Daily Breakfast
- All Transfers by with sightseeing as mentioned as per the above itinerary in AC Vehicle with English speaking driver
- All Taxes
Package Excludes :
- Entrance Fees to the sight
- Lunch & Dinner
- Any other item not mentioned under inclusions