Pearl of the Indian Ocean

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Day 01: Arrive Negombo

Upon arrival and transfer to Negombo, known as the country’s biggest Catholic town and the largest fishing village of the western part of the island.
Overnight stay in Negombo.

Drive to Anuradhapura, visit the country’s oldest city. Anuradhapura dating back to the 5th Century BC, covered by vegetation. Discover the ancient ruins, beautiful man-made lakes, Monkeys and birds.
Overnight in Anuradhapura. (B)

Leave after breakfast for Mihintale, the place where Buddhism was introduced to the country. Climb the 1880 steps and see the ruins of the 3rd century BC.
This afternoon Climb Sigiriya, 5th century AC Lion Rock. World famous for its historical frescoes, and wonderful water gardens. Sigiriya today is one of the world heritage sites, also is considered to be the 8th wonder of the world.
Stay overnight in Sigiriya. (B)

After breakfast leave for Polonnaruwa to visit the medieval capital of the country well known for its rock carved Buddha statues known as the Gal Viharaya and visit the old temples which are marvelous examples of Buddhist and Hindu culture.
This afternoon visit Medirigiriya magnificent circular building, built to house stone carved Buddha statues belonging to the 8th century, which is similar to the Statues found in Polonnaruwa. Enjoy one-hour elephant ride across the village and in the jungle of Habarana. Proceed to the hotel.
Stay overnight in Sigiriya. (B)

After breakfast leave for Kandy en-route visit the Dambulla rock temple built in 1st Century BC, also it is called as the Golden rock temple where you will discover some of the marvelous rock paintings of Sri Lankan history. Visit a spice garden in Matale with a local cookery demonstration where you could enjoy the taste and aromas of the World famous spices since early days. Visit a Hindu temple in Matale. Arrive in Kandy.
Stay overnight in Kandy. (B)

Leave after breakfast on a city tour of Kandy, visit the city center, market area, Kandy museum & Botanical gardens. Explore the Temple of the Tooth relic and witness a Sri Lankan traditional dance. Proceed to the hotel.
Stay overnight in Kandy. (B)

Leave after breakfast for Pinnawela to visit the unique elephant orphanage, which was created to protect little elephants that were abandoned by their parents due to various reasons. Best time to visit the Orphanage is, the Time of feeding & bathing.
Proceed to Nuwara-eliya by road, en-route visiting the world famous Tea plantations & Waterfalls, Vegetable cultivation and the terraced Paddy fields. Arrive In Nuwara-eliya late in the afternoon, walk around the city to discover the town with its colonial architecture beautiful Parks and the city center.
Stay overnight in Nuwara Eliya. (B)

Leave after breakfast to Yala, arrive in time for a safari by jeeps. You will spend about 3 hours at one of the national park. Proceed to the hotel.
Stay overnight in Yala. (B)

Leave after breakfast towards Kalutara en-route visiting the city of Galle. Arrive at the beach hotel in the afternoon.
Stay overnight in Kalutara. (B)

Free for relaxation at the beach village. (B)

Transfer to the airport for exit flight. (B)
Private Tour, Min. 2pax.
Travel Dates
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01JAN18-31DEC18 from $1,450 Inquiry Now
Inclusions
  • 10-night twin share accommodation in standard rooms.
  • Daily breakfast
  • Local transport by air-conditioned vehicles
  • Entrance fees, Jeep Safari and boat trip.
  • English Speaking Chauffeur Guide

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