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2-Day Sri Lanka Highlights Tour From Negombo To Dambulla
  • Tour Category

    Group Tour

  • Tour Types

    Culture, History, Sightseeing

  • Duration

    12 Days

  • Activity Level

    Easy

  • Language

    English, French, Russian, Tamil, Thai

Description

From Negombo to Dambulla, Sigiriya, Kandy, Hikkaduwa, Beruwala & Colombo, tour the island nation of Sri Lanka and experience its fascinating culture, splendid nature and relaxed lifestyle. Explore the Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic, Dambulla Cave Temple, Sigiriya Rock and more in this 12-day tour around Sri Lanka!

Highlights
  • Visit the Temple of the Tooth Relic of Lord Buddha
  • Explore the Sigiriya Lion Rock fortress
  • Discover the Dambulla Cave Temple
  • Day 1: Airport to Negombo expand_more
    • On arrival, be welcomed by our tour representative and transfer to Negombo. 
    • On your way to Negombo, observe the lifestyle of the Sri Lankan people. It might be a small distance, but you will learn a lot from it.
    • Once you reach the hotel, go to the beach and enjoy some fresh air. 
    • Explore the Dutch Fort.
    • Relax the whole day.

    Overnight stay at Negombo.

  • Day 2: Negombo to Dambulla expand_more
    • In the morning, after enjoying a yummy breakfast at the hotel in Negombo, proceed to Dambulla - famous for Dambulla Rock Temple, which dates back to the 1st-century BC.
    • This temple was constructed by King Walagambahu and today stands as a renowned World Heritage Site. You are sure to be awestruck by these impressive cave temples of Sri Lanka. The temple's complex has five caves adorned with more than 2000 sq. m of painted walls and ceilings. Hence, the temple owns the reputation of being the largest area of paintings found around the world. This beautiful temple comprises over 150 Buddha images, of which the largest is the giant structure of the Buddha carved out of a rock.
    • Explore the Rose Quartz Mountain.

    Overnight stay at Dambulla.

  • Day 3: Sigiriya expand_more
    • Have a delicious breakfast at the hotel.
    • Climb Sigiriya Rock Fortress, a World Heritage Site constructed by King Kashyapa (477-495 AD) in the 5th century. The 'Lion Rock' is a citadel of unusual beauty rising 200 meters from the dense forest. The rock was the innermost behold of the 70-hectare town. A moat, rampart, and extensive gardens, including the renowned water gardens, ring the base of the rock.
    • Visit the world-renowned frescoes of the 'Heavenly Maidens' of Sigiriya, which are in a protected pocket of the rock approached by a curved stairway. These frescoes are painted with earth pigments on plaster. 

    Overnight stay at Dambulla.

  • Day 4: Dambulla to Kandy expand_more
    • In the morning, enjoy a delicious breakfast at the hotel in Dambulla.
    • Go to Kandy, the previous capital of the Sri Lankan kings and is a World Heritage Site. The name "Kandy" conjures a vision of splendour and magnificence. Many of the legends, traditions, and folklore are still lovingly kept alive. The Kandy Lake was constructed by the last Sinhala king, Sri Wickrama Rajasinghe, in 1798.
    • Visit the Kandy town and bazaar, the arts and crafts centre, a gem museum and a lapidary.
    • Visit the Temple of Tooth Relic in Kandy. Thereafter witness a cultural show. 

    Overnight stay at a hotel in Kandy.

  • Day 5: Kandy to Hikkaduwa expand_more
    • After a delicious breakfast at the hotel in Kandy, go to Hikkaduwa.
    • Hikkaduwa is a famous beach destination with excellent cuisine, good accommodations, a stunning coral reef and white sandy beaches. Water sports and related activities are also a popular feature.
    • Well endowed with a variety of underwater species, the Coral Sanctuary is a magnificent reef bursting with life. It is a haven for divers and swimmers as it provides water activities like snorkelling, diving and more. The glass-bottom boats are a popular attraction for the spectacular view of the coral reefs.

    Overnight stay at Hikkaduwa.

  • Day 6: Hikkaduwa expand_more
    • Breakfast at a hotel in Hikkaduwa.
    • Explore the Tsunami Memorial and enjoy a BBQ night.

    Overnight stay at Hikkaduwa.

  • Day 7: Hikkaduwa expand_more
    • Breakfast at a hotel in Hikkaduwa. 
    • Explore the Turtle Farm and Madu River.

    Overnight stay at Hikkaduwa.

  • Day 8: Hikkaduwa to Beruwala expand_more
    • After breakfast at the hotel in Hikkaduwa, proceed to Beruwala for water skiing, banana boating, fishing & jet skiing. Waterskiing, banana boating and jet skiing can also be enjoyed in the calm water of the Beruwala River, and these fun activities offer excitement for all ages and any skill level. 
    • Dinner and overnight stay at Beruwala.
  • Day 9: Beruwala expand_more
    • Today, swim or fight with the waves in the sea. Unwind on the beach, gazing at the spectacular vistas of the sea blending with the multi-hued skies. 

    Overnight stay at Hotel in Beruwala.

  • Day 10: Beruwala expand_more
    • Breakfast at a hotel in Beruwala. 
    • The whole day at leisure in Beruwala. 

    Overnight stay at Beruwala.

  • Day 11: Beruwala to Colombo expand_more
    • Take a city tour of Colombo. Colombo, like many capital cities in developing countries, is as fast at changing its face. Almost overnight, skyscrapers arise from where old buildings once stood. Yet, in some parts, the old world beauty is retained. For example, there is a 100-year-old clock tower and several colonial buildings from the British Period.
    • The Pettah bazaar where one can shop for a bargain, a Hindu and a Buddhist temple, residential areas where you find the stately homes of the rich, the Bandaranaike Memorial International Conference Hall (BMICH) - a gift to Sri Lanka from the People's Republic of China.

    Overnight stay at Colombo.

  • Day 12: Colombo to Airport expand_more
    • Breakfast at the hotel in Colombo. 
    • Transfer to the airport to board a flight for your onward journey.
What's Included
  • Accommodation in a standard room in 3* Hotel - twin sharing basis
  • Meals as per program - BB
  • Transportation by air-conditioned car or van as per program
  • Service of English-speaking tour guide  
  • 01 litre bottle of mineral water per person/day
What's Excluded
  • Temple of the Tooth Relic Kandy USD 10
  • National Museum Kandy USD 12
  • Royal Botanical Gardens Peradeniya USD 13
  • Ancient City of Sigiriya USD 30
  • Dambulla cave temples USD 15
  • Hortain Plains USD 20
  • Kandy dance Show (dance show in Kandy) USD 05
  • Dehiwala Zoo USD 20
  • Hot Air Ballooning (Ballooning) USD 300
  • Boat Ride (Bentota) ( Safari on the boat ) USD 20
  • White Water Rafting (Rafting Kelaniya) USD 35
  • Diving in Hikkaduwa (dive instructor in Hikkaduwa) USD 65
  • Sea Fishing in Negombo (sea fishing with a professional) USD 50
  • Lunch and Dinner throughout trip 
  • Video and Camera permits
  • Expenses of a personal nature
  • The seasonable supplement is not included
  • Any other services not specified in the "What's included" section
Know before you go
  • Hotel room depends on availability at travel time.
  • Price calculated by currency exchange issued by Sri Lanka Central Bank. It could change due to government rules and regulations.
  • The cost for entrance to places could change according to government rules.
  • Inclusions and exclusions depend on customers request.
  • Perahera, Cricket Season and Peak supplements are not included.
  • Child Policy:
    • A child between 2- 12 years sharing with 2 adults, with an extra bed, will be charged at 70% on the per person sharing double rate.
    • Child between 2- 12 years without an extra bed will be charged at 50% on the per person sharing double rate.
    • Child below 2 years will be complimentary
    • Peak season supplements are not applicable.
  • Details of Cancellation Charges: If booking Cancelled before -
    • 15 days – 10 % of the tour cost.
    • 7 days - 50 % of the tour cost.
    • 5 days - 100 % of the tour cost.
Meeting Point

Negombo, Sri Lanka

Cancellation Policy

For cancellations upto 2 days before the tour -

Refund of 80% of the tour price.
Starting From

From

USD 978.00 / person

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