Embark on a magical journey to the jewel in the Indian Ocean exploring its ancient sites, Culture & history.
Day 1 : Arrive Colombo - Onto Colombo
On arrival in Colombo, you will be met by our driver/guide who will assist and drive you to Colombo. Enjoy the Colombo city tour. Overnight in Colombo.
Day 2 : Colombo - Dambulla
Visit to Buddhist and Hindu Temples, Pettah, Fort, Bandaranaike Memorial International Conference Hall, Colombo Museum, the parliament house and the folk art centre, later enjoy a shopping in Colombo. Today morning proceed to Dambulla via Pinnawala. Pinnawela Elephant Orphanage, established in 1975. Today some of these orphans enjoy the fortune of seeing their grandchildren born in the same location. Overnight in Dambulla.
Day 3 : Dambulla - Sigiriya - Habarana - Dambulla
Today visit Dambulla’s most famous attraction a beautifully preserved complex of cave temples which contain paintings and ancient Buddha statues, some carved in solid rock. Sigriya, a World Heritage Site, is an impressive fortress with some fantastic views glorious water gardens and fifth centure frescoes. Overnight in Dambulla. Visit Sigiriya Rock fortress. Enjoy the elephant back safari in Habarana. This would take you through jungles of Habarana also cross a water tank. Return to Hotel & overnight in Dambulla.
Day 4 : Dambulla - Kandy
Today proceed to Kandy. Evening Enjoy sightseeing tour of Kandy. Visit the Peradeniya Botanical Garden - First built as a pleasure garden by a Sinhala king and was later expanded by the British. Visit the Kandy town and bazaar, the arts and crafts centre, a gem museum and a lapidary. Also visit the Temple of the Tooth Relic in Kandy. Thereafter witness a cultural show. Overnight in Kandy.
Day 5 : Kandy - Bentota
Today, travel to Bentota, The rest of the day is at leisure. Overnight in Bentota.
Day 6 : Bentota
The day is free at leisure. Or take an optional trip to Balapitiya for a River Safari. Enjoy a two hour boat trip to Madu river, where you come experience day-to-day activities of villagers on the island. Overnight in Bentota.
Day 7 : Depart Colombo
Today you will be transferred to Colombo Airport for your flight back home.
Inclusions in tour are as follows:
Followings are not included in tour: