Marco Polo considered Sri Lanka “the finest island of its size in the world”. We invite you to explore this superb destination, visiting the ancient cities and UNESCO World Heritage Sites of Anuradhapura, Polonnaruwa, Sigiriya and Dambulla. Relive the days of the British Raj in the evocative hill station of Nuwara Eliya, set in wonderful mountain scenery amidst tea plantations. Also be one of the first to visit the eastern coast at Trincomalee. This splendid itinerary includes some easy trekking and nature safaris and offers an excellent all-round introduction to Sri Lanka.
Meet and assistance on arrival at the airport by tour executive and transfer to hotel for overnight stay.
Travel through the beautiful coastal route to Yala and en-route visit UNESCO Galle Fort. Stay two nights in Yala.
Wake up early collect your packed breakfast and travel towards the Yala National Park. We can spot many wild animals, including leopards, reptiles, elephants, and birds. The afternoon is free to relax at the hotel or enjoy a long walk.
Leave for Nuwara Eliya, known as ‘Little England’ of Sri Lanka, set against beautiful backdrops of mountains, valleys, waterfalls and tea plantations. It is supposed to be one of the coldest places on the island, but it is really just like an English spring day. Afternoon visit Tea Plantation and factory to observe the complete process of turning the raw green leaf into the finished product. Stay overnight in hotel.
Travel to Kandy and evening free to relax or go walking. Stay two nights in Kandy.
Today, your guide will take you on a tour to explore Kandy at your own leisure. Kandy was the last capital of the Sri Lankan kings and is a UNESCO world heritage site. You will visit the Temple of the Tooth relic, the Royal Botanic Gardens, Gem Museum and in the evening, witness a traditional Kandyan dance accompanied by live music.
Travel to Trincomalee stopping en-route at Spice Plantation and Dambulla Cave temple. Stay two nights at Trincomalee.
A day at leisure at the beach resort.
Morning visit Sigiriya rock fortress and afternoon rural village of Hiriwadunna. Enjoy a guided walk alongside Lake giving chance to spot birds and land monitors. Cross a little jungle rivulet by catamaran and reach a farmer house to enjoy local tea. Experience a bullock cart ride through paddy field and village before you end this fantastic village experience. Stay three nights in Dambulla.
In the morning visit Polonnaruwa, the medieval capital of Sri Lanka and afternoon take a jeep safari through the spectacular Minneriya National Park.
Enjoy an excursion to Anuradhapura an ancient mighty Sinhalese Kingdom and explore the ruins which are a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Afternoon free to relax.
Travel to Colombo and evening free to relax or go for shopping. Stay overnight in Colombo.
After a leisurely breakfast, the tour finishes with a direct transfer to the international airport to board your return flight.
12 Nights accommodation at the hotel with a private facility
Service of an English speaking chauffeur guide
Meals as motioned above
Entrance fees to the sites namely
Kandy Temple of the Tooth Relic
Dambulla Cave Temple
Polonnaruwa Ancient City
Minneriya National Park
Yala National Park
Sigiriya Rock Fortress
Anuradhapura Ancient City
Nature Walks at Habarana
01 jeep Hire at Minneriya National park
01 jeep or Van hire at Horton Plains national park
Garlands on arrival
Meet and greet at the airport
Return Airport Transfers
Colombo city and shopping tour
Personal Travel and Insurance
Extras on tour
Meals which are not specified above
Services which are not specified above
Entrance to the site visits which are not specified above
Camera Fees where applicable
Tips and Poter-age
Entry Visa Fees, please visit www.eta.gov.lk for more details / submit your individual visa application
Private Escorted Tours
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