- Trip Includes
- Trip Excludes
Day 1: Arrive, Colombo. After Clearing Immigrations and Customs, you will be met by our representative and be transferred to the Hotel. Check into Hotel. ( Normal Check-in at 1400hrs. Early check-in is subject to availability. Guaranteed Early Check-in will charge 1-night stay cost). The rest of the day is free at leisure. You can try your luck at Casino. Dinner at Indian Restaurant. Overnight stay at Hotel.
Day 2: Breakfast at Hotel, proceed to Kandy via Pinnawala elephant orphanage.
PINNAWALA ELEPHANT ORPHANAGE
App. 55 miles from Colombo, off the Colombo – Kandy road is Pinnawela, where an orphanage was started in 1975 to house the abandoned and the wounded elephants. The number of elephants has increased to more than 65 now; including Baby Elephants brought from various parts, as well as some of the more than 25 babies born, as a result of the captive breeding program. The best time to visit is the feeding time from 0930-1000 hrs and 1330-1400 hrs and the bathing time from 1000-1030 hrs and 1400-1430 hrs when all the elephants are taken to the river close by.
Arrive, Kandy. Visit Kandy Temple ( Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic) and Cultural Dance show.
TEMPLE OF THE SACRED TOOTH RELIC
Ever since 4th Century A.D, when the Buddha's Tooth was brought to Sri Lanka hidden from sacrilegious hands in an Orissan princess' hair, the Relic has grown in repute and holiness in Sri Lanka and throughout the Buddhist world. It is considered Sri Lanka's most prized possession.
In the evening, visit the Cultural Dance Show. Dinner at Indian Restaurant. Overnight stay at Hotel.
Day 3: Breakfast at Hotel, visit Kandy City Tour and proceed to Nuwara Eliya. Enroute visit Peradeniya Botanical Garden.
The hill capital, venue of the annual Perahera. The last stronghold of the Sinhala Kings was finally ceded to the British in 1815. Kandy is an example of Buddhism's influence in Sri Lanka today. Temple's shrines and monasteries keeping alive Buddhist traditions are everywhere.
ROYAL BOTANICAL GARDEN
147 acres in extent: started in 1374 as a pleasure garden of the King’s of Kandy. There are more than 5000 species of trees and plants. Some and endemic as well as flora from the tropical world. Spice garden and Orchid House are popular with Tourists.
Arrive Nuwara Eliya and spend the rest of the day at leisure. Dinner & Overnight stay at Nuwara Eliya.
Day 4: Breakfast at the hotel, proceed to visit Nuwara Eliya City Tour.
The ‘Little England’ of Sri Lanka, is set against beautiful backdrops of Mountains, Valleys, Waterfalls, and Tea Plantations. It is supposed to be one of the coldest places on the island but is really just like an England spring day although the temperature does drop at night.
All around Nuwara Eliya you will see evidence of the British influence. Houses are like country cottages or Queen Ann style mansions.
Dinner & Overnight stay at Nuwara Eliya.
Day 5: Breakfast at Hotel, check out and Proceed to Colombo. Visit the Colombo City Tour.
A drive through the city taking you to the busy commercial areas as well as the tree-lined residential, Cinnamon Gardens.
Visit Fort, the former British administrative center and military garrison, Sea Street - the Goldsmith’s quarters in the heart of Pettah, the Bazaar area, where is also a Hindu Temple with elaborate stone carvings, and the Dutch Church of Wolfendhal dating back to 1749.
Also, visit the BMICH, see the replica of Avukana Buddha and Independence Square.
Dinner at Indian Restaurant. Overnight stay at Hotel.
Day 6: Breakfast at Hotel, check out and keep the luggage in the lobby. The rest of the day is free at leisure. We will transfer to the Airport for your flight to India.
- ACCOMMODATION WITH 05 BREAKFAST
- DINNER AT INDIAN RESTAURANT IN COLOMBO, OTHERS IN HOTELS
- SIGHTSEEINGS & TRANSFERS WITH AC VEHICLE WITH ENGLISH SPEAKING GUIDE
- ALL TAXES
- MEET & ASSIST AT THE AIRPORT
Supplementary Costs :
- PINNEWALA ELEPHANT ORPHANAGE – 6 USD PER PERSON
- CULTURAL SHOW – 5 USD PER PERSON
- ROYAL BOTANICAL GARDEN – 10 USD PER PERSON
- PERADENIYA BOTANICAL GARDEN – 10 USD PER PERSON
Tour Cost Excluded :
- Return airfare with taxes
- Any Meals other than specified in inclusions.
- Personal expenses such as tips, porter age, telephone calls, rooms service, etc.
- Surcharge will be applicable on particular events, festival, exhibition & fairs.
- Any security deposit asked by the hotel during check in.
- Travel Insurance.
- Visa Charges.
- GST extra.
- Others than not mentioned in “Tour Cost Included”