16 Days

Highlights of Sri Lanka

Trip Highlights

  • Airport to Negombo
  • Negombo fish market and Dutch canel boat ride
  • Drive to Anuradhapura, ancient temple site
  • Visit tricomalee
  • Koneswaram temple
  • Habarana Village, evening relax Ayurvedha body massage, stay in Dambulla
  • Sigiriya rock, cookery demonstration, authentic lunch and activities, stay in Dambulla
  • Kandy Temple of the Tooth relic of the Buddha, cultural dance show, stay in Kandy
  • Tea plucking session, tea factory visits and Nuwaraeliya town, stay in Nuwaraeliya
  • Hortan planes walk, train ride from Nuwaraeliya to Ella
  • Nine arch bridge tour and rest in Ella
  • Udawalawa Elephant orphanage and Safari by jeep, stay in Udawalawa
  • Kiriwehera temple and Kataragama temple visit, stay in Kataragama
  • Morning Safari at Yala national park and drop to Galle
  • Galle Dutch fort and Colombo city tour
  • Drop to airport
Day 01

Greet & meet in the airport by assistant & check in to Negombo

Day 02

Morning visit Negombo fish market and do the Dutch Canel boat tour.

Day 03

Today we drive to Anuradhapura ancient capital through Puttalam town, evening visit Anuradhapura ancient temple site to see gigantic Buddha stupas which are 2000 years old and it’s a world heritage site.

Day 04

Today we drive to Tricomalee, the capital of the North part of Sri Lanka.

Day 05
pegion’s island

Morning do snorkeling at pegion’s island. Visit the famous Koneswaram temple in the evening

Day 06

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. Overnight stay at in Habarana.

Day 07
Sigiriya & Hiriwadunna village

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 in Habarana

Day 08

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 in Kandy.

Day 09

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.

Day 10
Hortan planes

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 in Ella.

Day 11

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.

Day 12
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.

Day 13
Udawalawe National park

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.

Day 14
Yala National park

Morning do a safari at Yala National park, better you leave the hotel at 5.45Am to see the best wild life experience in the day. The safari itself will take 3 hours in the park. After the Safari drop to Galle. If you are interested in Blue whale watching, snokerling, surfying please inform us.

Day 15

You will be pick from the hotel and drop to Colombo, on the way we discover Galle fort which was done by Portuguese, extended by Dutch & ruled by the British.

Day 16
End of the service

Colombo city tour and drop to Airport.