Another magnificent tour that you will never forget!
Pick up from Bandaranayake International Airport, transfer to Colombo. Stay one night at selected star class Hotel, which has luxurious rooms and restaurants with a mix of cuisines. Dinner and overnight stay at the hotel, based on selected option.
After breakfast leave Colombo to Galle, In this coastal town, situated 110 Km from Colombo the Dutch presence is still visible Galle was an ancient port and our first international commerce, and trade centre today, Galle is the bustling provincial capital and administrative centre of the South, it is famous for its lovely Unawatuna Bay, where the sea is reef protected and therefore safe for swimming, the old Dutch ‘star’ fort (A world Heritage Site) covering 36 hectares, the well – preserved Groote Kerk church, Dutch government house, the new oriental Hotel (1684), old bell tower and a tide – based sewage – system also introduced by the Dutch. In Galle they still make the Dutch ‘Pillow – lace’ and do fine ebony carving and Gem polishing. Where you spend the rest of the day at the hotel, at slected star class Hotel. Day at your own leisure with dinner and overnight stay at the hotel, based on selected option.
After breakfast leave Yala. in the morning and check in to selected star class Hotel, situated at the Kirinda bodering the Yala Wildlife Sanctuary and the ocean. With 10 acres of jungle life and miles of beach, a true nature resort of untamed beauty with luxury. On Day 3 a visit to Kataragama, one of the most popular and sacred pilgrimage sites of Sri Lanka.Dinner and overnight stay at the hotel, based on selected option.
after breakfast, from the hotel you can take a ride to have a closer experience with the wildlife. This Yala National Park, is the 2nd largest and most visited national park in Sri Lanka. The place consists of a variety of wild animals and notable for its Elephants, Leapords, Colourful Birds. Dinner and overnight stay at the hotel, based on selected option.
After breakfast leave for Nuwaraeliya in the morning, which is the heart of the Tea country located at an elevation of approximately 1980 meters in the central highs, which offer north tropical and cool mountain climate. In the nights the temperatures fall low enough to produce a frosty atmosphere. Stay one night at selected star class Hotel and before check in visit Adam’s Peak and other desired locations. Return back at the hotel and have an elegant high tea or sip off brandy by a blazing fire in the evening with dinner and overnight stay at the hotel, based on selected option.
DAY 6 Morning depart to Kandy, located 488 meters above sea level, which consists of the last strong hold of the Sri Lankan Monarchy and the home to the Sacred Tooth Relic. Stay two nights with breakfast and dinner at selected star class Hotel, constructed on the place formerly known as Dunuvilla Wallauwa (ancestral home with a touch of Sri Lankan History).
DAY 6 or 7
After breakfast you are welcome to tour the city by visiting places such as the Dalada Maligawa, the greatest attractionof the city and other sites such as Vishnu devale, Nutha Devale, Puttvi Devale, Wel Bodhiya and other cultural/religious sites and also take a walk through the Udawattekela Sanctuary. dinner and overnight stay at the hotel, based on selected option.
DAY 8 & 9
After breakfast, depart to Kandalama, a vivid naturistic heaven filled with local species, and take a look at the cool blue/grey of the Kandalama lake, and the opportunity to catch a glimpse of the monkeys gazing amongst the branches and a vast wood lands. Also have a good view point to the Sigirya Citadel. Stay 2 nights with breakfast and dinner at selected star class Hotel. Both days can be used to visit Sigiriya and Polonaruwa the medieval capital of Sri Lanka, also the location where many monks have recorded and written early history on the Thuparama Gal Potha (Stone Book), and visit other places such as the Parakrama Samudra Royal Palace, the Kiri Vihara, Gal Vihara – the rock shrine and other sights. dinner and overnight stay at the hotel, based on selected option.
After breakfast, depart to Anuradapura, 5th century BC capital. Visit the sacred Bo – Tree, Buddhist Temples, the Twin Ponds, Samadi Statue, Remains of the Royal Palace, Museum. Overnight stay at selected star class Hotel. Dinner and overnight stay at the hotel, based on selected option.
DAY 11 & 12
After breakfast and a few good days of travel, return back to Colombo, and stay 2 nights at selected star class Hotel. At leisure. Here you have the opportunity for fine dining, shopping and have a dash of urban buzz. dinner and overnight stay at the hotel, based on selected option.
After breakfast depart to Bandaranayake International Airport.
Tour Price Per Person US$ *(as per twin sharing basis) with selected star class hotel and basis as in the itinerary.