HIGHLIGHTS OF SRI LANKA
Colombo – Negombo – Habarana - Sigiriya Rock and Polonnaruwa – Kandy - Nuwara Eliya - Yala National Park – Galle – Colombo
Sri Lanka is a spectacular island with a number of awesome tourist destinations that are worth to be visited. But choosing the best is the toughest thing. Although in this package, we have highlighted the best places in Sri Lanka that you must visit. Our carefully curated visiting list includes spectacular villages, Gorgeous forest reserves, breathtaking historical wonders and some amazing creations of the man like botanical gardens and lakes.
DAY 01: Negombo
DAY 02: Negombo | Habarana
DAY 03: Sigiriya Rock and Polonnaruwa
DAY 04: Kandy
DAY 05: Kandy
DAY 06: Kandy to Nuwara Eliya
DAY 07: Yala National Park
DAY 08: Yala National Park
DAY 09: Galle | Colombo
DAY 10: Colombo / Depart
DAY 01: NEGOMBO
Arrive in Colombo International Airport. Meet and greet by our representative at the airport and transfer to your hotel in Negombo (approx. 20 minutes) Evening at leisure. Overnight stay in Negombo.
DAY 02: NEGOMBO | HABARANA
Recommended: At early morning (0600hrs – time when all fishing boats coming back to shore) visit Negombo Fishing Village and Fish Market (closed Sundays) After having breakfast in hotel leave for the heart of the cultural triangle – Dambulla / Sigiriya Proceed and check in at hotel In late afternoon enjoy a safari in Minneriya National Park to see Wild Elephants Return to hotel
Overnight stay in Dambulla / Sigiriya
DAY 03: SIGIRIYA ROCK AND POLONNARUWA
After an early breakfast visit the ancient marvel of Sigiriya Rock Fortress Noteworthy: Best to avoid mid-day heat “The marvelous rock fortress of Sigiriya is a rare jewel among the many treasures in Sri Lanka. The site was the domain of King Kashyapa whose aim was to build an impregnable fortress and within it, a heavenly abode. Thereafter we visit Polonnaruwa Once the site of Sri Lanka’s second medieval capital; Polonnaruwa enthralls its visitors with a timeless reflection of the country’s glorious history. Return to your hotel
Overnight stay in Dambulla / Sigiriya
DAY 04: KANDY
After breakfast we leave for Kandy - the hill capital of Sri Lanka En route pay a visit to Dambulla Cave Temples and a Spice Garden in Matale district Proceed to Kandy Check in at hotel and evening at leisure.
Witnessa Cultural Dance Showat around 1700 hrs
Overnight stay in Kandy
DAY 05: KANDY
After having breakfast in hotel leave visit Kandy City and explore local markets before a visit to the Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic. In the evening enjoy a free walk in Peradeniya Royal Botanic Gardens. Overnight stay in Kandy.
DAY 06: KANDY TO NUWARA ELIYA
After having breakfast in hotel leave for Nuwara Eliya En route pay a visit to tea plantation and a factory to see the manufacturing process Upon your arrival do a sightseeing tour in Nuwara Eliya Town and walk around Lake Gregory Proceed and check in at hotel.
Overnight stay in Nuwara Eliya
DAY 07: YALA NATIONAL PARK
After having breakfast in hotel leave for Yala via Ella
“Ella, which literally translates into ‘waterfall’ is a name fit for this little town located in a hilly nook, owing to its stunning vistas richly adorned with cascades that trickle down its rugged terrains. Arrive and check in at hotel in Yala Evening at leisure.
Overnight stay in Yala / Tissamaharama
DAY 08: YALA NATIONAL PARK
Early morning drive to Yala National Park for a game drive (Packed breakfast will be provided from hotel) Return to hotel Evening at leisure.
Optional Excursions: Late afternoon drive to Bundala National Park for a game drive to witness the abundance of bird life at Bundala. Overnight stay in Yala / Tissamaharama
DAY 09: GALLE | COLOMBO
After breakfast, we leave for Colombo along the Sri Lanka's southern coast visiting Galle – the one of the oldest cities in the country. Visit Galle Dutch Fort and free walk on the Rampart before leaving for Colombo Proceed to Colombo.
Arrive and check in at hotel in Colombo. Overnight stay in Colombo.
DAY 10: COLOMBO / DEPART
Breakfast in hotel Transfer to airport for departure, If time permits free to roam around and do some last-minute shopping in Colombo city.
- Accommodation on bed & breakfast basis based on double/twin occupancy.
- Excursions and touring as specified in itinerary, all on private basis.
- All airport and ground transportation on private basis.
- Driver allowance and all presently applicable taxes.
*Not included: gratuities, visas (if applicable), international or internal flights, meals and drinks not described, items of a personal nature.