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Destinations – Pinnawala, Kandy, Nuwaraeliya, Ella, Udawalawe, Weligama

Duration – 6 Nights 7 Days

Highlights of the Tour

  • Pinnawala Elephant orphanage.
  • Kandy City Tour.
  • Peradeniya Botanical Garden.
  • Tea & Panoramic Views.
  • Working Tea factory Visit.
  • Udawalawe National Park.
  • Weligama Beach
  • Free Photography with Album.

Summery

Day 1 – Airport – Kandy

Day 2 – Kandy City Tour

Day 3 – Kandy – Nuwara Eliya – Ella

Day 4 – Ella – Udawalawe

Day 5 – Udawalawe – Weligama

Day 6 – Weligama Beach

Day 7 – Weligama – Galle – Airport

 

ITINERARY

Colombo Airport to Kandy via Pinnawala

Day 1

 

Pickup from Bandaranaike International Airport by our representative and transfer to Kandy, The last kingdom and also the UNESCO World Heritage City of Sri Lanka.

Continue your journey to Kandy with en-route stops.

  • Visit the Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage. (world’s largest collection of captive elephants)

This was set up to save abandoned or orphaned wild elephants and to prevent them from extinction (Especially tuskers). This is the only place in Sri Lanka where you can see many elephants in closed quarters.

  • Visit an exotic Spice Garden where that you can enjoy the Spice & herbal garden tour with a guide to understand the taste and the aroma of the world-famous spices and learn about the therapeutic uses of local spices.

Break for refreshments /Lunch on the way. (As applicable)

Arrive in the Hill country capital Kandy, the last independent capital of the Sinhalese is now a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

  • Visit the cultural dance performance in the evening (Duration: 1 Hour)

 

Overnight stay in Kandy.

Kandy City Tour

Day 2

 

After having the breakfast visit to the Kandy town

  • Kandy View Point.
  • Temple of the Tooth and the ceremony (Duration: 1 Hour).

This temple was built between the years if 1687 to 1707 by the Kandyan Kings present at the time. It houses a tooth that belonged to ‘Lord Buddha.

  • Kandy Lake, Vegetable & Fruit Market.
  • Royal Botanical Garden of Peradeniya (Duration: 1 Hour).
  • Visit a Gem Museum
  • Visit the Batik factory to see the ancient art of dyeing clothes. 

 

Optional Things to do

Sigiriya & Dambulla day tour starting from Kandy and finish from Kandy (One Day).

Overnight stay in Kandy.

Kandy to Ella via Nuwara Eliya

Day 3

Drive through the scenic mountains to the tea-producing town of Nuwara Eliya. En-route visit a tea plantation and a working Tea Factory to see the manufacturing process, tea store.

Tea break at the factory/Lunch on the way. (As applicable)

Sightseeing tour in Nuwara Eliya town and English countryside atmosphere, feel free to walk around Lake Gregory and for some water sports.

Optional Thing to do from Nuwara Eliya

Train journey starting from Nuwara Eliya (Nanu Oya Train Station) to Ella and enjoy the Picturesque stunning views with nature.

 

Overnight stay in Ella.

Ella to Udawalawe

Day 4

After having breakfast from the hotel visit,

  • Little Adam’s Peak (Duration: 1 Hour).
  • Nine Arch Bridge (Duration: 1 Hour).
  • Visit the Ravana Ella waterfall.

After visit Ella transfer to Udawalawe (Duration: 2 Hours)

Overnight stay in Udawalawe.

Udawalawe to Weligama

Day 5

After having early breakfast or with the picnic breakfast from the hotel transfer to the Udawalawe National Park for the game drive safari by safari jeep.

The game drive should be done by early morning before the sun gets too hot.

  • Udawalawe Safari

Udawalawe which is situated just south of the hill country is the best place to see pachyderms (wild Asian elephants) in the wild. It is the largest national park in Sri Lanka and you can see a large population of elephants.

The reserve covers 30821 hectares of land area and was established in 1972.

Enjoyable for a safari tour to visit the large gathering of elephants in Udawalawe National Park.

After finish the safari transfer to Weligama Beach.

Overnight stay in Weligama.

 

On the Beach Weligama

Day 6

Weligama is a town on the south coast of Sri Lanka. Weligama beach is ideal for novice surfers and many independent travelers learn to ride their first waves here. After fun in the ocean, you can marvel at (and feast on) the denizens of the deep, who end their days being hacked up and sold from roadside fish stalls.

  • Swimming
  • Diving
  • Snorkeling
  • Surfing and surf lessons.

Overnight stay in Weligama.

Weligama to Airport via Galle

Day 7

Breakfast at the hotel and proceed to the Airport via Galle with en-route sightseeing. Stop at several beaches on the south coast.

  • Visit Galle Dutch Fort

Visit the historic town of Galle and the 17th century Dutch Fort, a UNESCO-protected World Heritage site. Walk around the Galle Fort’s narrow streets lined with Dutch and British colonial-era buildings that are still in use.

 

Transfer to the airport for departure.

End of a memorable tour to Sri Lanka…!!!

 

Destinations – Sigiriya, Dambulla, Polonnaruwa, Kandy, Pinnawala, Nuwara Eliya, Ella, Yala, Galle, Colombo

Duration – 9 Nights 10 Days

Highlights 

  • Sigiriya Rock & Dambulla Golden Temple.
  • Polonnaruwa Ancient City.
  • Evening Safari in Minneriya Or Kaudulla N.P.
  • Kandy City Tour.
  • Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage.
  • Peradeniya Botanical Garden.
  • Amazing Landscapes in Nuwara Eliya & Working Tea Factory Visit.
  • Picturesque Train Journey From Nuwara Eliya to Ella.
  • Yala National park Evening Safari
  • Jungle Beach – Galle
  • Colombo City Tour

Summery

Day 1 – Airport – Dambulla – Sigiriya

Day 2 – Sigiriya – Polonnaruwa – Jeep Safari – Sigiriya

Day 3 – Sigiriya – Kandy

Day 4 – Kandy City – Pinnawala – Kandy

Day 5 – Kandy – Nuwara Eliya – By Train – Ella

Day 6 – Ella – Yala

Day 7 – Yala – Galle

Day 8 – Jungle Beach, Galle

Day 9 – Galle – Colombo

Day 10 – Colombo – Airport

Itinerary

Colombo Airport to Sigiriya

Day 01

Pickup from Bandaranaike International Airport by our representative and transfer to Sigiriya, The cultural triangle of Sri Lanka.

Break for refreshments /Lunch on the way. (As applicable)

Visit Dambulla Rock Cave Temple (Duration: 1 Hour) situated at the edge of the town. It is one of the eight UNESCO world heritage sites in the country and you may find Buddhist arts with hundreds of statues, 5 major caves decorated with fine murals in the country.

Overnight stay in Sigiriya.

Polonnaruwa Ancient City & Evening Safari

Day 02

After having breakfast, transfer (1 Hour) to the Polonnaruwa ancient city visit(Duration: 2 Hours). Polonnaruwa (UNESCO world heritage site) is one major highlight of the cultural triangle and enjoyed a brief century of Sinhalese kingdom, 12th century.

After visit Polonnaruwa, transfer to Minneriya or Kaudulla National Park for the evening safari to visit the large gathering of elephants.

Evening Safari – 2.30 PM to 6.00 PM

Overnight stay in Sigiriya.

Sigiriya to Kandy

Day 03

After having the breakfast, climb up to the UNESCO World Heritage Site the Sigiriya rock fortress this morning (Duration: 3 Hours). This ancient rock fortress is the most remarkable royal capital and palace in Sri Lanka from the 3rd century BC. This rock outcrop of Sigiriya is with Amazing water gardens, Paintings, Damsels, Mirror walls and Caves.

Continue your journey to Kandy with en-route stops.

  • Privet village tour including traditional SriLankan lunch(Duration: 2 Hours).
  • Visit an exotic Spice Garden in Matale where that you can enjoy the Spice & herbal garden tour with a guide to understand the taste and the aroma of the world-famous spices and learn about the therapeutic uses of local spices and also to see their store.
  • Visit the Batik factory to see the ancient art of dyeing clothes.
  • Visit the Hindu Temple at Mathale

Arrive in the Hill country capital Kandy, the last independent capital of the Sinhalese is now a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

  • Visit the cultural dance performance in the evening (Duration: 1 Hour)

Overnight stay in Kandy.

Kandy City Tour & Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage

Day 04

After having the breakfast transfer to the Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage (1.5 Hours)

the world’s largest collection of captive elephants

This was set up to save abandoned or orphaned wild elephants and to prevent them from extinction (Especially tuskers). This is the only place in Sri Lanka where you can see many elephants in closed quarters.

  • Kandy Lake, Temple of the Tooth and the ceremony (Duration: 1 Hour) (This temple was built between the years if 1687 to 1707 by the Kandyan Kings present at the time. It houses a tooth that belonged to ‘Lord Buddha.)

Overnight stay in Kandy.

Kandy to Nuwara Eliya & Ella By Train

Day 05

After having a breakfast visit,

  • Kandy View Point
  • Kandy Lake, Vegetable & Fruit Market.

After visiting, drive through the scenic mountains to the tea-producing town of Nuwara Eliya. En-route visit a tea plantation and a working Tea Factory to see the manufacturing process, tea store.

Tea break at the factory/Lunch on the way. (As applicable)

Sightseeing tour in Nuwara Eliya town and English countryside atmosphere, feel free to walk around Lake Gregory and for some water sports.

Train journey starting from Nuwara Eliya (Nanu Oya Train Station) to Ella and enjoy the Picturesque stunning views with nature.

 

Overnight stay in Ella.

Ella to Yala

Day 06

After having breakfast from the hotel visit,

  • Little Adam’s Peak (Duration: 1 Hour).
  • Nine Arch Bridge (Duration: 1 Hour).

After visit Ella drive to the Evening safari at the Yala National Park and enjoy the wildlife and stunning nature.

  • Visit the Ravana Ella waterfalls on the way

Yala National Park is with light forests, scrubs, grasslands, tanks, and lagoons spread around 130,000 hectares of protected land. Only 2 out of 5 blocks are open for the visitors. Yala is home to 44 varieties of mammal and 215 species of birds. Safari here is considered as an essential activity during the visit.

Evening Safari – 2.30 PM to 6.00 PM

Overnight stay in Yala

Yala to Galle

Day 07

After having breakfast from the hotel Drive through the coastal road to Galle,

  • Visit several beaches along the way
  • Visit Hummanaya Blowhole (Duration 45 min)

This is the only known blowhole in Sri Lanka and it is considered to be the second-largest blowhole in the world

  • Visit coconut tree hill in Mirissa (Duration 45 min)
  • Visit stilt fishermen in Weligama.

Overnight stay in Galle, Unawatuna.

Jungle Beach

Day 08

The best bit of beach that you can find during your holidays is on Sri Lanka’s south coast, The jungle beach tour will be a memorable one for snorkeling and swimming.

Overnight stay in Galle, Unawatuna.

Galle Dutch Fort

Day 09

  • Galle Dutch Fort

Visit the historic town of Galle and the 17th century Dutch Fort, a UNESCO-protected World Heritage site. Walk around the Galle Fort’s narrow streets lined with Dutch and British colonial-era buildings that are still in use.

Seeing the sunset by sitting at the Gall Fort is interesting here.

Tour to Kosgoda Turtle Hatchery or a boat ride to see the beautiful Sri Lankan coral gardens is a highlight of this trip

Overnight stay in Galle, Unawatuna.

Galle to Airport via Colombo City

Day 10

Breakfast at the hotel and proceed to Colombo for the city tour.

  • Colombo City Tour

Visit the Gangaramaya Temple, Manning Market, Pettah and Fort area, Old Parliament Building, BMICH, Independent Square, Townhall, and Lotus Pond.

This city tour depending on the flight times.

The airport will only take one hour from Colombo.

Transfer to the airport for departure.

End of a memorable tour to Sri Lanka…!!!

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