Tour Code: CE/1015
Duration: 10 Days / 9 Nights Tour
Season: Full Year
Tour Code: CE/1015
Duration: 10 Days / 9 Nights Tour
Season: Full Year
Arrival at Bandaranaike International Airport and Transfer to Hotel in Dambulla
Overnight stay at a Hotel in Dambulla
Afterwards you can either return to the hotel and relax in the afternoon or head out on a safari at Minneriya National Park.
Overnight stay at a the same Hotel in Dambulla
After breakfast head towards Kandy reroute visit the Cavesat Dambulla Temple where large number of Buddha statues housed in 5 caves, including a 14 meter long, colossal figure of the reclining Buddha carved out of the rock, and the caves’ rock ceilings are covered in one large sweep of colourful frescoes. It is the best place to see the classical Buddhist paintings & murals of the island
Also en-route visit a Spice Garden in Matale
In the evening visit the Cultural Show. At the Cultural Show, you can enjoy the Dancers & Drums of Traditional Artist with their magical Fire walking acts
Overnight stay at a hotel in Kandy
|After breakfast leave for sightseeing in Kandy city, yet another UNESCO World Heritage site; including picturesque premises of the University of Peradeniya, Upper lake drive, and notice the glorious architecture of that period. A visit to an Art & Craft Center and a Gem Lapidary to see the rich skills of Traditional Kandyan Craftsmen & Artists at workThen visit the main attraction in Kandy which is the Buddhist Temple where the Tooth relic of Lord Buddha is placed|
|In the evening visit the Royal Botanical Gardens at Peradeniya; the Botanical Gardens at Peradeniya used to be the pleasure garden of a Kandyan King of the 16th Century and later made in to a Botanical Garden during the British regime (1815-1948). This garden is one of the best in Asia and is a place of beauty and location for bird watchingOvernight stay at the same hotel in Kandy|
After breakfast leave for the cooler climate of NuwaraEliya and on the way visit a Tea Factory to see the process of Tea making. The journey continues through crashing waterfalls & stunning scenic beauty and reach NuwaraEliya in the evening. NuwaraEliya also known as “Little England” is where the homesick British (The Tea Planters) built themselves a home away from home. The district of NuwaraEliya has 83 water falls
Overnight stay at a hotel in NuwaraEliya
After breakfast enjoy the cool weather by staying in the hotel & walking in the town or take an optional early morning trekking excursion to Horton Plains. Visit the Baker’s Falls and check out the infamous World’s End
In the afternoon leave for Colombo
Overnight stay at a hotel in Colombo
After breakfast visit Colombo, the commercial capital of Sri Lanka, it is a fascinating city with blend of East & West as well as a cosy mixture of past & present; the city is dotted with numerous interesting and important tourist attractions including colonial era buildings, the Colombo National Museum, Old parliament, Independence Square, Bandaranaike Memorial International Conference Hall, Buddhist, Hindu Temples and the Town Hall
You can also visit the Colombo National Museum
Overnight stay at the same hotel in Colombo
|After breakfast leave for Galle another UNESCO World Heritage site and relax on the beach in the evening. Centuries ago when Lanka was ruled by the Sinhalese Kings, ‘Gaalla’ or Galle was the old world’s romantic city which owed its glory to its natural harbour. This picturesque seaside resort was the centre of trade in olden days, because of its strategic position, where sailing vessels laden with merchandize from the Western countries of Egypt, Persia, Arabia and the Eastern China, Malaysia and Singapore converged. The traders bartered their goods with the produce of this country, which was reputed for its spices, gems and pearls|
The Dutch who defeated the Portuguese in 1640 took governance of the Island except the hill country. The Dutch constructed huge ramparts and an enchanting Fort which forms a landmark in Galle that gives splendour to the town. They planned a township inside the fort with crisscross roads and low roofed houses with massive walls and large doors and windows
Overnight stay at a beach resortin Galle or Unawatuna
Unwind relax and enjoy the sun, sea & sand
Overnight stay at thesame beach resort inGalle or Unawatuna
Leave for the airport for departure
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