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7 Days Culture tour itinerary for sri-lanka: Get Mesmerized With Sri Lankan's Landscaped Vistas

Galle, Kandy, Mirissa, Negombo, Nuwara Eliya, Sigiriya

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Culture Tour
History
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Whale Watching Tour

Enjoy touring palm-fringed beaches, lush green tea growing areas and wildlife parks here. Visit the Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic and the Royal Botanical Garden , taste delicious seafood at Unawatuna beach and go on whale and dolphin safaris.

DAY 01

airport to negombo

  • Get picked up at the airport.

  • Head to Negombo. It is a beautiful city and a major tourist attraction located about one hour north of Colombo.

  • Explore the cultural and colonial heritage of this city with the Sri Lankan tour guide.

  • Overnight at Negombo. 

DAY 02

negombo/SIGIRIYA

  • Head to Sigiriya after breakfast. It is approximately a 4 hour drive from Negombo.

  • Go on a wildlife safari in the national park (Minneriya/Kaudulla/Eco Park) as it is the largest known meeting place of Asian Elephants in the world. This is an ideal ecotourist destination in Sri Lanka that will capture your hearts for sure. 

  • Get a Sri Lankan traditional herb massage in a spa if you want.

  • Overnight at Sigiriya.


DAY 03

sigiriya/KANDY

  • Climb the lion rock of Sigiriya after breakfast. Deep in the middle of Sri Lanka, a massive column of rock bulge from the green scrub jungle and is known as Sigiriya. It is 660 feet tall and features frescoes, graffiti and landscaped gardens, hence holds a special place in the island’s rich cultural history. It was made a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1982 as it is one of the most dramatic historical locations in the world.

  • Visit the fruit and vegetable market in Dambulla if you want. It is known to be the largest market in Sri Lanka.

  • Head to Kandy. Kandy is the second largest city in Sri Lanka and also it's the last kingdom of Sri Lanka.

  • Enjoy an organic Sri Lankan lunch in a natural herb garden on-route.

  • Visit Kandy Lake with the Sri Lankan tour guide. 

  • Witness a Kandy traditional dance.

  • See the Temple of the Tooth of Relic. This is one of the most venerable places for the Buddhist community of Sri Lanka and all around the world.

  • Overnight at Kandy.

DAY 04

kandy/Nuwara eliya

  • Head to Nuwara Eliya after breakfast.

  • Explore the Royal Botanical Garden of Kandy, natural waterfalls, tea garden and other scenic locations on-route. 

  • Tour the city of Nuwara Eliya after checking into the hotel of your choice. It is the coldest part of the country as it is 5000 feet above sea level and the temperature here is pleasantly warm during the day and cool at night so of course, you will need warm clothes.

  • Overnight at Nuwara Eliya. 

DAY 05

nuwara eliya/Galle

  • Proceed to Galle after breakfast with the Sri Lankan tour guide.

  • Stop over at Kitulgala which is a 2 hour drive from Nuwara Eliya. It is the main location for white water rafting however you can also experience bird watching, biking and trekking. The movie "The Bridge on the River Kwai" by David Lean was shot in this town.

  • Visit the Galle Fort in the evening. It is a fort which dates back to the 17th century and is one of the most world-famous historical locations of Sri Lanka. Here you will also be able to observe a perfect view of the sunset. 

  • Overnight at Galle.


DAY 06

Galle

  • Go on a whale and dolphin safari in the morning. This is a safe, adventurous journey where you will be able to spot gigantic blue whales and this will truly be an unforgettable highlight of the tour for sure.

  • Pay a quick visit to the turtle farm near Galle and on the way, you will have the chance to see still fishermen. 

  • Relax on the Unawatuna beach and you can taste fresh seafood on the beach.

  • Overnight at Galle.

DAY 07

galle/Airport

  • Proceed to the Airport for your departure. 

  • 490.00 USD Per Group
  • Professional Sri Lankan tour guide (English speaking).

  • Insurance cover.

  • Transportation by luxury vehicles with fully (air-condition). 

  • A representative at the airport.

  • Sites entrance fees.

  • Video and camera permits at sights.

  • Expenses of personal nature.

  • Physicality 10/10.

  • We hope your stay in Sri Lanka was an unforgettable experience filled with happy and fun memories.

Galle, Kandy, Mirissa, Negombo, Nuwara Eliya, Sigiriya

Culture
Culture Tour
History
History Tour
Whale
Whale Watching Tour
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