Scenic Lanka

(08 day tour)

DAY 01

Airport- Negombo

On arrival you will be met by our English speaking Guide (or your proffered language guide). Then you will be transfer to the Beach Hotel in Negombo (Only 15 minute drive from the airport). Enjoy the evening at leisure on the beach or visit a fishing village. Overnight stay in Negombo.

DAY 02

Negombo-Anuradhapura

After breakfast drive to Anuradhapura and visit the ancient capital dating back to 3rd century BC. You will witness majestic architecture including Huge Dagabas, Ruwanwaliseya, Abaygiri, Jethawanarama Monasteries and Isurumuniya Rock Temple. You can see the Boo tree the most significant icon of the Buddhists Religion and Oldest Documented Tree. Walk through the bronzed palaces, monk’s chapter house, ponds and very well preserved rock cut Gigantic Buddha statues and sculptures. Overnight stay in Anuradhapura.

DAY 03

Anuradhapura-Polonnaruwa-Sigiriya

After breakfast proceeds to Polonnaruwa the medieval capital of Sri Lanka. Stop over at the very well preserved rock cut Buddha statues in Galviharaya, citadel monuments, image houses, huge Dagabas, Hindu temples, beautiful paintings and ancient monasteries that’ll mesmerize you. Have a splendid jeep safari in Kaudulla or Minneriya National Park in the afternoon. Overnight stay in Habarana.

DAY 04

Sigiriya-Kandy

After breakfast visit Sigiriya the most impressive rock fort palace in Sri Lanka, built by King Kashapa in the 5th century. These ruins are part of a complex of buildings including the Royal Palace and a fortified city. Also see the famous and very attractive fresco paintings. Return to the hotel for short break. Proceed to the Dabulla Golden Rock Temple which dates back to the 1st century. The cave houses over 150 Buddha Statues and Statues of three Sri Lankan Kings and two God and Goddesses’. Rocky celling is engraved with remarkable drawings related to Buddhist culture. Then precede to Kandy and on the way visit the huge Mathale Hindu Temple. Overnight stay in Kandy..

DAY 05

Kandy-Pinnawala-Kandy

After breakfast proceed to Pinnawala elephant orphanage for bottle feeding of the Calves (baby elephants) followed by witnessing elephants bathing. On our way back to Kandy visit the Peradeniya Botanical Garden where there are over 4,000 species of exotic and indigenous medicinal and ornamental plants. At the end of the day visit Kandy city which has been a centre of the Buddhist faith for centuries. Visit the stunning 17th-century Temple of the Tooth then observe culture dance show. Overnight stay in Kandy.

DAY 06

Kandy-Nuwara Eliya

After breakfast travel to the Central highlands of Sri Lanka where the finest tea is grown. Stop at ever flowing Waterfalls. See the tea plantations and visit a historic tea factory true icon of Colonial British rule. Overnight stay in Nuwara Eliya.

DAY 07

Nuwara Eliya-Kithulgala

After breakfast proceed to Kitulgala through ever green tea estates. You can participate in white water rafting at Kitulgala in the Kalani River. Fascinating surroundings for water sport enthusiasts. Overnight stay in Kithulgala.

DAY 08

Kitulgala-Airport

Drive to airport to meet your flight.

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