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10 Days Culture tour itinerary for sri-lanka: Discover Sri Lanka In A Single Tour

Colombo, Dambulla, Ella, Galle, Kandy, Nuwara Eliya, Sigiriya, Negombo, Tissamaharama

Nature
Nature Tour
Culture
Culture Tour
Sightseeing
Sightseeing Tour
Discover Sri Lanka in a Single Tour

View of waterfall

Nuwara Eliya-Sri Lanka

Know about the history, culture and nature of Sri Lanka, the island country with all its beauties covered in a single trip. 

DAY 01

ARRIVAL

  • Receive at the Airport and drive to Negombo within 20 minutes.

  • Stay overnight at Negombo.

DAY 02

TOWARDS DAMBULLA

  • After breakfast, we proceed to Dambulla. This important place for worship is well known all over the world because of Buddhism.

  • This Dambulla cave temple has everything about Buddhist culture.

  • Stay overnight at Sigiriya.

DAY 03

SIGIRIYA LION ROCK

  • On this day we visit Sigiriya rock to witness the frescoes, paintings and the ancient castle. (AD 447-495)

  • Sigiriya is the most attractive historical site in Sri Lanka.

  • When the nightingale sings and the petals of nocturnal flowers blooming in the lakes you can have a nice swimming over there.

  • Stay overnight at Sigiriya.

DAY 04

MOVE ON TO KANDY

  • After breakfast, we proceed to Kandy via Matale. In Matale, you can see a Hindu temple and spice garden.

  • Later on, you can see Kandyen fire dancers and we should not forget to visit Daladha Maligawa where the sacred Tooth Relic of Lord Buddha is enshrined.

  • Stay overnight at Kandy.

DAY 05

WATERFALLS AND TEA PLANTATIONS

  • On this day we set off for Nuwara Eliya to see the natural surroundings and to absorb the pleasing weather climate.

  • In the interim, we visit the lofty waterfalls and gracefull mountains and Tea estate.

  • Later on, we do a Nuwara Eliya city tour to witness the old fashioned British buildings and the unique beauty of the town area.

  • Stay overnight at Nuwara Eliya.


DAY 06

WORLD'S END

  • On this day we start off to the world's end in the Horton plains to enjoy the wet climate in the gathering mist, walking on the surface of this grassy earth.

  • On the same evening, we visit the Ayurvedic spa massage center to obtain some physical fitness and relaxation.

  • Stay overnight at Nuwara Eliya.

DAY 07

TRAVEL BY TRAIN

  • After breakfast, we go to Nanu Oya railway station and travel by train and reach Ella, the most enchanting beauty enhancing the glory of the island.

  • Stay overnight at Ella.

DAY 08

YALA JEEP SAFFARI

  • On our way to Yala Sanctuary, you can go to the Rawana waterfall and have some pleasure in the shade of huge trees.

  • In the evening we take a jeep safari in the jungle (Yala National Park) to see the wild animals haunting here and there.

  • Stay overnight at Thissamaharamaya.

DAY 09

DUTCH FORT

  • After breakfast we proceed to Galle.

  • Galle Fort is a UNESCO heritage site since 1969. It was built by Portuguese in 1588 and later taken over by Dutch during the 17th century. 

  • In the evening we can see poor people living by the sea do fishing in shallow water by holding long sticks, resting on wooden slabs.

  • Stay overnight at Galle.

DAY 10

SEA TURTLES

  • On this day we start our homeward journey and on our way we visit the sea turtles conservation project to see how they are being rehabilitated and back to Colombo to have a city tour.

  • Reach the airport.

  • 800 USD Per Adult
  • Hotel with BB.

  • Please note the rates quoted exclude entry fees to historical and other sites.

  • You may change the itinerary as per your preference.

  • If you wish to hire the guide, the cost will be $50 for a car and $60 for a van for more than three persons per day.

Colombo, Dambulla, Ella, Galle, Kandy, Nuwara Eliya, Sigiriya, Negombo, Tissamaharama

Nature
Nature Tour
Culture
Culture Tour
Sightseeing
Sightseeing Tour
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