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Tour Description

Sri Lanka Tours

4N / 5D - SRILANKA PACKAGE


Day 01: Arrival Colombo - Sigiriya

Arrival in Sri Lanka you will be welcomed by our representative and handed over to your respective guide, Proceed to Sigiriya. Lunch at Restaurant. Dambulla Cave Temple first came to use as a refuge for King Valagambahu in 1st century BC. Concealed by the local monks upon returning from exile to his throne at Anuradhapura he had the magnificent cave temple built for them. The cave temple consists of a complex of Buddhist image houses. Its rock ceiling is one large sweep of colourful frescoes, some of which dates back to over 2,000 years, which depicts Buddhist mythology, and the tales of the Buddha's previous births. This cave temple has the largest number of Buddha statues all housed in one place, including a 14 meter long, colossal figure of the recumbent Buddha carved out of the rock. Dinner & Overnight stay at Sigiriya.

Day 02: Sigiriya - Kandy

After breakfast proceed to Kandy. Spice Garden in Mataleto see the different spices, which Sri Lanka is famous for. You will be introduced to different spices and shown how some of these spices are grown and processed. Kandy, including Upper Lake Drive, Market Square, Arts & Crafts Centre, Gem Museum & Temple of Tooth Relic. Kandy the hill capital, venue of the annual Perahera The last stronghold of the Sinhala Kings was finally ceded to the British in 1815. Kandy is an example of the Buddhism's influence in Sri Lanka today. Temple's shrines and monasteries keeping alive Buddhist traditions are everywhere. Lunch at Restaurant Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic - ever since 4th Century A.D, when the Buddha's Tooth was brought to Sri Lanka hidden from sacrilegious hands in an Orissan princess' hair, the Relic has grown in repute and holiness in Sri Lanka and throughout the Buddhist world. It is considered Sri Lanka's most prized possession.By the night experience a colourful show where you will be taken to mind blowing Sri Lankan culture extravaganza... Get ready for Heavy drumbeat and acrobatic act. Dinner & Overnight stay at Kandy.

Day 03: Kandy - NuwaraEliya

After breakfast proceed to NuwaraEliya. Enjoy "Tea experience", which involves a visit a plantation to observe firsthand the process, starting from the plucking field where it all begins with the picking of "two leaves and a bud" to the factory where the processing begins. Originally introduced to the island around 1850 by the British, Ceylon Tea is world famous for its high quality and has remained a major contributor to the island's economy for generations. Currently, Sri Lanka is one of largest exporter of tea worldwide. The high altitudes produce the best flavours, so Sri Lanka's hill-country is the ideal environment to grow the most flavorsome tea. A guided tour around a Tea Factory is an enlightening experience. Lunch at Restaurant NuwaraEliyaThe 'Little England' of Sri Lanka, is set against beautiful backdrops of Mountains, Valleys, Waterfalls and Tea Plantations. It is supposed to be one of the coolest places in the Island, but it is really just like an English spring day, although the temperature does drop at night. All around NuwaraEliya you will see evidence of the British influence, houses like country cottages or Queen Ann style mansions. The Victoria Park, in the middle of the town, is a lovely place for a stroll or a picnic and is also good for Birding as you get some rare birds in this Park. Seasons may be absent elsewhere in Sri Lanka, but here you can read them by the flowers. Dinner & Overnight stay at NuwaraEliya.

Day 04: NuwaraEliya - Colombo

After breakfast proceed to Colombo. Colombo a drive through the city taking you to the busy commercial areas as well as the tree lined residential, Cinnamon Gardens, Visit Fort, the former British administrative centre and military garrison, Sea Street - the Goldsmiths quarters in the heart of Pettah, the Bazaar area, where is also a Hindu Temple with elaborate stone carvings, and the Dutch Church of Wolfendhal dating back to 1749. Also visit the BMICH, see the replica of Avukana Buddha & the Independence Square. Lunch at Restaurant.Start shopping in Colombo, Visit ODEL, House of Fashion, Arcade Independence square, Race Course, and Beverly Street, visit bargain market in Colombo Pettah.Dinner at a Chinese Restaurant. Overnight stay at Colombo.

Day 05: Departure from Colombo

After breakfast, check-out from the hotel. You will be transferred to the airport to board your flight back home with unforgettabele memories.

  • Accommodation with breakfast in the selected hotels on twin or triple sharing basis.
  • Meal Plan as per the itinerary.
  • Assisstance of driver cum guide.
  • All transfers and sightseeing by Air conditioned vehicle.
  • Driver allowance, Fuel charges, Parking, Toll, Interstate tax etc.
  • International airfare and airport taxes.
  • Travel Insurance
  • All Entrances fees
  • Tips and porter charges
  • Personal expenses.
  • Any other services not specified above