Highlights of Sri Lanka
- Day 1 Airport to Negombo tour and sight seen in Negombo
- Day 2 Habarana Village, evening relax Ayurvedha body massage over night stay in Dambulla
- Day 3 Sigiriya rock, cookery demonstration, authentic lunch and activities, over night stay in Dambulla
- Day 4 Kandy Temple of the Tooth relic of the Buddha, cultural dance show over night stay in Kandy
- Day 5 Tea plucking session, tea factory visits and Nuwaraeliya town
- Day 6 Hortan planes walk, train ride from Nuwaraeliya to Ella
- Day 7 Nine arch bridge tour and rest in Ella
- Day 8 Udawalawa Elephant orphanage and Safari by jeep
- Day 9 Kiriwehera temple and Kataragama temple visit
- Day 10 Galle city tour and stay in Galle
- Day 11 Colombo city tour and Airport
Greet & meet in the airport by assistant & transfer to Negombo
Today we drive to Habarana village through Dambulla town, the drive will take nearly 5 hours with Sri Lankan traffic on the road. Evening relax in the hotel, an optional Ayurvedic massage if you like. Over night stay in Dambulla
Morning visit Sigiriya Fortress which is called as the “Eight Wonder” of the world by Sri Lankans for its gigantic 5th century made palace complex & the architecture style. Today is an early start by 7Am to climb the rock (Earlier the better with out hot Sun and more groups)
After climb the rock we visit Hiriwadunna village area to feel and experience the rural day to day life of a farmer. Starting with a Hand tractor ride through the village to the lake then a boat ride in the lake, visit farmers house for a cup of tea, learn and cook with the farmer’s wife, eat the Sri Lankan rice and curry lunch with your hands like Sri Lankan, Tuk tuk ride to the main road. Over night stay at Habarana
Today we travel to Kandy, on the way visit a nice spice garden in Matale to learn about Sri Lankan Ayurvedha medicine, you will be given a small massage free of charge, evening visit the temple of the tooth relic of the Buddha ,Overnight stay hotel in Kandy.
Morning we leave Kandy and drive to Nuwaraeliya on the way stop at a Tea factory to witness the process of Ceylon Tea do some tea plucking, taste a Cup of finest Sri Lankan tea. Over night stay in Nuwaraeliya.
Nice morning walk at Hortan planes nature reserve, 9km walk passing the Mini worlds end, Greater worlds end which is a cliff for 900 meters, Baker’s water fall. The greater worlds end is a highest over 2050meters above the mean sea level. We have to leave the hotel by 6.45am a drive to Hortan planes will take 1 hour and the walk will take 3 hours. Coming back to Nuwaraeliya to take the train from Nuwaraeliya to Ella passing the highest elevated train stain in Sri Lanka called “Pattipola”. Over night stay Ella.
Today we go to see the famous 9 arch bridge, 30 mins walk near by the Ella gap, chilling in Ella town. Ella is the called as backpackers paradise.
Udawalawa Elephan orphanage
Drive to Udawalawa Elephan orphanage to see the baby elephants, on the way stop at Ravana falls for a photo. Overnight stay at a nice farmers home stay with a traditional breakfast. Jeep tour through the Udawalawa village.
After traditional breakfast Jeep safari to Udawalawe National park to see the wild elephants. After Safari drive to Kataragama temple site. Evening visit Kataragama temple to see the offerings to God Skanda, get blessings for 2019. This is the one and only temple in the world, where you will see the Muslim mosque, Buddhist temple and Hindu temple in one place in the world. Overnight stay in Kataragama.
Today we drive to Galle, on the way visit Galle Dutch fort, evening lesuire
End of the service.
Drive to Colombo city tour and Airport.