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Fall in Love with Sri-Lanka

1 Week4 Days

Description

Visit Udawalawe National Park, Sigiriya rock built by King Kasyapa, The World’s End, world-famous Ceylon Tea plantations, and the widest waterfalls in Sri Lanka. Head to one of the largest and most impressive botanical gardens. Watch elephants bathing at Pinnawala, head to the famous Hot Springs, and enjoy the most famous beach in the country. 

Itinerary
  • Day 1: Arrive in Colomboexpand_more
    • Arrive at Bandaranaike International Airport Colombo where our representative will meet you and transfer you to Udawalawe.
    • Overnight accommodation at Udawalawe
    • Enjoy the nightlife and relax.
  • Day 2: Udawalawe National Parkexpand_more
    • Udawalawe is an important habitat for Sri Lankan elephants and is also known as a good bird watching site in Sri Lanka. Bird lovers would get a wonderful opportunity to observe many different varieties of birds here. The national park provides a home for many other species of mammals such as the rusty-spotted cat, fishing cat, and Sri Lankan leopard.
    • Overnight accommodation in Haputale
  • Day 3: Horton Plains National Parkexpand_more
    • Horton Plains is the coldest and the windiest location in Sri Lanka. Its surrounding forests and the adjoining peak wilderness constitute Sri Lanka’s most important catchment area of almost all major rivers, which is one of the world's best nature reserves and eco-tourism venues in the country. The World’s End - that is the high clifftop, comes with a view all across this island and continues to the shore and beyond in the morning. 
    • The region includes 24 species of mammals, 87 species of birds, 9 species of reptiles and 8 species of amphibians.
    • Accommodation in Nuwara Eliya
  • Day 4: Nuwara Eliyaexpand_more
    • Nuwara Eliya is a city in the tea hills of central Sri Lanka and is also known as Little England.
    • The is the favourite hill station of a British who tried to create this resort into a typical English village with an old brick post office and country houses like Hill Club with its hunting pictures, 18 hole golf course, and racecourse.
    • On the way to Nuwara Eliya, you can see Devon Falls, St. Clair's Falls, beautiful mountains, and tea plantations.
    • Overnight accommodation in Kandy
  • Day 5: Pinnawala Elephant Orphanageexpand_more
    • Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage is an orphanage, nursery and captive breeding ground for wild elephants located in Pinnawala. Visiting the elephants is one of the highlights of a Sri Lankan holiday. Seeing these magnificent animals close is just amazing. The orphanage is quite a large site and while there, you can see the babies being fed with bottles of milk. Follow the elephants being taken down to the river, a short walk away and spend about 2 to 3-hours watching them play in the water. 
    • Overnight accommodation in Kandy
  • Day 6: Royal Botanical Gardens, Peradeniyaexpand_more
    • The botanical gardens grow over 4,000 species of plants. It attracts over 2 million visitors per year. Newcomers to tropical botany will love this experience, and the large collection of orchids is particularly spectacular. You will also find medicinal plants and spices. 
    • Afterwards, drive for an overnight stay at Dambulla
  • Day 7: Sigiriya Rockexpand_more
    • Sigiriya rock was built by King Kasyapa and is included amongst five of the eight world heritage sites in Sri Lanka. Sigiriya is the most famous tourist attraction in Sri Lanka and is a massive 200-meter high rock surrounded by the remains of an extensive network of gardens, reservoirs and other structures. King Kassapa had reverted his fortress to an ecological wonder by having Royal Pleasure Gardens, Water Gardens, Fountain Gardens, Boulder Gardens and Sigiri Apsaras. 
    • Accommodation in Dambulla
  • Day 8: Trincomaleeexpand_more
    • Visit Kanniya Hot Springs, having seven famous wells in a square shape. Wells are around 3–4 feet deep and you can clearly see the bottom. The temperature is considerably high but varies from one spring to the other.
    • Head to the Marble Beach. Also known as Marble Bay Beach, it is one of the most picturesque and scenic beaches found in Sri Lanka.
    • Proceed to Fort Fredrick, also known as Trincomalee Fort or Fort of Triquillimale. The fort was built in 1623 by the Portuguese and captured in 1639 by the Dutch.
    • Overnight accommodation in Trincomalee
  • Day 9: Trincomalee Harbourexpand_more
    • Trincomalee is one of the finest deep-sea harbours in the world and is the second-largest natural harbour in the world. The Portuguese, Dutch, French, and the English have fought many sea battles to control this harbour and each has held it in turn. Trincomalee Harbour, formerly a British Naval Base, was taken over by the Sri Lankan Government in 1956.
    • Accommadation in Trincomalee.
  • Day 10: Nilaveli Beachexpand_more
    • Naiveli Beach is one of the spectacular beaches in the eastern province, also one of the cleanest and purest white sand beaches of Asia. It is relatively less crowded than most beaches in Sri Lanka which makes it ideal to relax.
    • Accommodation in Trincomalee.
  • Day 11: Travel To Colomboexpand_more
    • The morning, we start to travel to Colombo. It is around 236 km and takes around 6 hours to reach. 
    • On the way, we can get some nice pictures and stop to visit around the places you wish.
    • Finally, head for the Bandaranaike International Airport for departure.
What's Included
  • Pick up from airport or nearby hotel
  • Breakfirst, Dinner
  • Water bottle
  • Professional tour guide
  • Private car/van
  • Ten nights accommodation
  • Airport or Hotel drop offs nearby Colombo  
What's Excluded
  • Alcoholic beverages
Know before you go
  • This is a private tour.
  • This tour will start at the Airport or Hotel in Sri Lanka.
  • Tour duration is for 11 Days 10 nights.
  • This tour will finish at Colombo Airport.
  • You can add your favourite locations.
Meeting Point

Canada Friendship Road

Language

English

Activity Level

Easy

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