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12 Days Culture tour itinerary for sri-lanka: Explore With Sri Lankan Landscapes, Temples & Forts

Anuradhapura, Bentota, Colombo, Ella, Galle, Kandy, Mirissa, Negombo, Nuwara Eliya, Polonnaruwa, Sigiriya

Archeology Tour
Culture Tour
Sightseeing Tour
Explore with Sri Lankan landscapes, temples & forts

Nine Arch Bridge

Ella-Sri Lanka

Come for this Sri Lankan round tour where you will be taken to ancient city ruins, National parks, mountains, Buddhist and Hindu temples & coastal beaches.  Major sites like Tooth Relic Temple, Royal Botanical Gardens, Nine Arch Bridge, Ravana Waterfalls, Little Adam's peak etc. await you!

DAY 01


  • On arrival, stay the first night at Negombo, a beautiful city near the western coast. 

  • After arrival, you can rest at a beautiful beach or the Negombo lagoon, and see the beautiful St. Mary Church, fish markets etc.

DAY 02

Negambo to Anuradhapura

  • Visit Anuradhapura, the important ancient city in North Central Religion in Sri Lanka. You will see Buddhist temples,  the ancient old kingdom, city ruins and many other important architectural and cultural sites.

Overnight at Anuradhapura.

DAY 03

Anuradhapura TO polonnaruwa to sigiriya

  • Travel to Polonnaruwa, the second ancient city in Sri Lanka. You will see city ruins and historic temples of the old kingdom. 

  • Proceed to Sigiriya in the evening. You will climb the famous Sigiriya rock and also see nearby attractions in Sigiriya.

DAY 04

Sigiriya to Kandy

  • In the morning, you will go to the Dambulla Cave Temple.

  • Proceed to Kandy. Here, see various cultural attractions, do some activities and relax on the first day in Kandy.

DAY 05

Sightseeing in Kandy

  • See the famous Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic, do a short Kandy city tour, look out from the View Point, visit the Kandy lake, Royal Botanical Gardens, Peradeniya. 

  • Stay the second night in Kandy.

DAY 06

Kandy to nuwara eliya

  • From Kandy, travel to Nuwara Eliya in a tea train and enjoy the beautiful Sri Lankan landscapes, nature, tea gardens, waterfalls and mountains. See the Gregory lake and the pink post office.

Overnight stay at Nuwara Eliya.

DAY 07

Nuwara eliya to Ella

  • Early morning, you will go to the beautiful Horton Plains National Park, Ambewela new Zealand farm.

  • Then we can board a tea train going towards Ella.

  • Stay at Ella the same night.

DAY 08

Ella to yala

  • See the beautiful Nine Arch Bridge, Rawana Waterfalls, Little Adam's peak.

  • Proceed to Tissa. You will watch a beautiful sunset near Tissa Lake.

DAY 09

Yala to mirissa

  • Early morning,  go to see the Yala National park.

  • Later, proceed to Mirissa and enjoy at the beautiful serene Mirissa beach. 

DAY 10

Mirissa to Galle

  • Early morning, you will go for whale watching.  

  • Proceed to Galle. See the very special Galle Dutch fort.

Overnight stay at Galle.

DAY 11

Galle to bentota

  • Travel from Galle to Bentota.

  • Enjoy the beautiful lagoon, see wonderful turtles and relax at the Bentota beach.

DAY 12

Bentota to colombo

  • Begin with Colombo city tour.

  • Transfer to the airport for return flight back home. 

  • 840 USD Per Group (* Maximum 3)
  • Car parking charges,Highway, fuel, tools and chauffeur's meals included.

  • Sri Lankan guide.

  • Entrance tickets. 

  • Safari cost.

  • Activities cost.

  • Food and beverages.

  • If you want to book a hotel and packages, you can directly contact me with any source.

  • If you have more adults or kids, I can arrange another van or bus too.

Anuradhapura, Bentota, Colombo, Ella, Galle, Kandy, Mirissa, Negombo, Nuwara Eliya, Polonnaruwa, Sigiriya

Archeology Tour
Culture Tour
Sightseeing Tour

Contributed By

Dhanushka Rathnayaka

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