10 Days, 9 Nights
Highlights of Sri Lanka
- Welcome and transfer to hotel, Negombo
- Boat ride transfer to Dambulla
- Balloon ride, farm house visit, hotel Dambulla
- Dambulla temple, Kandy Temple of the tooth relic over night stay in Kandy
- Pinnawala elephant orphanage, Kandy
- Tea factory at Nuwaraeliya
- Train ride, Ella water fall, Thissamaharamaya
- Yala Safari, Turtle hatchery, Galle
- Drive to Colombo
- End of the tour
English speaking tour guide will be take you around in an air-conditioned comfortable vehicle. You will be covering all the essentials of this beautiful Sri Lanka.
Ayubowan (May you live long) to Sri Lanka! Upon your arrival at the Airport, you will be welcomed by our official representative driving guide & transferred to your hotel in Negombo. The rest of the day is yours to relax by the Indian ocean.
In the morning, start your exploration of Negombo or Meegamuwa the name became as the town of bee honey which was a fishing village from the history.
Visit the fish market in the morning to feel the active life if the attractive fishermen’s & a scenic boat ride at the famous Dutch cannel in Negombo (the ride will take 1 ½ to 2 hours) then you will be transfer to the ancient Capital of Dambulla.
In the morning ballooning over the lush green fields in Dambulla.
Afternoon visit the Dambulla village to visit the farmers house to enjoy the village life, tree house, bullock cart ride, traditional boat ride, tuk tuk ride, cookery demonstration, nice “Roti” (traditional bread) with condiments and try a cup of traditional medicinal drink Reach bird life through the village parth is a bonus for you.
After breakfast visit Dambulla rock temple to witness the most beautiful cave temple in Sri Lanka ,driving to Kandy the hill capital which was not conquered by any of the invaders, where the culture is alive. Upon arrival to Kandy visit the scared tooth relic temple in Kandy. Over night stay at Kandy.
Visit the Pinnawala elephant orphanage & witness the elephants relaxing near by the Maha Oya River (Elephant bottle feeding can be depending with the availabilities of the baby elephants).
Evening leisure & do some shopping. Overnight stay at Kandy.
Today we visit Nuwaraeliya town which is known as the “Miny England” for its Climate & the beauty. En route visit a tea factory to see the process & experience a nice fresh highland cup of tea. Overnight stay Nuwaraeliya
Today we do the best scenic train ride from Nuwaraeliya to Ella, it’s an experience in the local train and the train can be busy since it’s the school vacation season in Sri Lanka (seats cannot guaranteed as it is a local train), but its fun to experience the social life inside a local train which is totally different from your country, enroute stop at Ella for lunch, Ella is called as the village for back packers, stop near by Ravana water fall for a family picture. Over night stay Tissamaharamaya.
Today early in the morning we visit Yala national park. Yala is the second largest National park which is famous for Sri Lankan Lepord . Enroute visit a turtle hatchery to learn about the sea turtles in Sri Lanka. Evening relax by beach. Over night stay in Galle
Today we drive to Colombo, on the way visit Galle Dutch fort. Colombo city tour & dinner at Ministry of Crabs restaurant at Old Dutch hospital building. Over night Colombo.
End of tour
After breakfast take the highway from Colombo & transfer to the Airport. End of the service.