Exploring Wonder of Sri Lanka - 12 Nights / 13 Days
Day: 01 NEGOMBO
Welcome to Sri Lanka! Airport Arrival and Met by Haya Lanka Representative Transfer in Advance (Driving) And Remainder of The Day for Rest.
DAY: 02 PINNAWALA / DAMBULLA / SIGIRIYA
After breakfast leave for Dambulla via Pinnawala to visit the Elephant Orphanage. This orphanage was set up by the government to take care of baby elephants lost or abandoned in the wild. Witness the feeding of the elephants. Thereafter observe them as they take their daily bath in the river nearby, which offer marvelous photo opportunities. Bath time is enjoyed by all elephants, young and old alike and it is a good time to closely observe their tightly knit family structure. Daily feeding times - 9.15 am, 1.15 pm, and 5.00 pm. bathing times – 10.00 am, 2.00 pm, and 4.00 pm... And we drive to Dambulla and explore the famous Golden Rock cave temple which has been declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Recognized as a sacred pilgrimage site for approximately 22 centuries, this cave monastery is the largest best preserved cave temple complex in Sri Lanka. The Buddhist mural paintings (covering an area of 2,100 sq. meters) are of particular importance as are the 157 statues including a 47 foot long statue of the recumbent Buddha.
Day: 03 SIGIRIYA
After breakfast we explore Sigiriya and the famous ‘Lion Rock’ fortress. Built over 1500 years ago, this beautiful citadel stands 200 meters high in the middle of verdant jungle and was an important stronghold of the 70 hectare fortified town. It can be viewed from miles around and is definitely one of Sri Lanka’s most iconic and famous sites. You’ll be able to view the world famous paintings of the Heavenly Maidens which stand in a sheltered pocket of the rock approached by a spiral stairway.
Day: 04 MATALE / KANDY
Today after breakfast we checked out from Sigiriya and we proceed to Kandy via Matale , meantime from Sigiriya we take a bullock cart ride and short canoe trip to the village of Habarana. (Nearby Sigiriya ) Here, at Habarana village we take part in a cookery demonstration in the mud brick home of a local woman and enjoy a freshly prepared pol rotty with coconut sambol, spice tea and more. ontheway to Kandy we stop off a spice garden in Matale, to see the different herbs and spices, which Sri Lanka is famous for. You will be introduced to different spices and shown how some of these spices are grown by a professional guide in the garden. after this memorable village and spice garden visit, than we continue our drive to Kandy for the over night stay.
Day: 05 KANDY
This morning we take a sightseeing tour of Kandy - the last capital of the Sri Lankan kings. Our first stop will be the Temple of the Tooth Relic. Legend has it that one of Buddha's teeth was taken from him as he lay on his funeral pyre. It was then smuggled into Sri Lanka in 313AD. It now attracts daily pilgrims who come bearing lotus flowers and frangipani. After this we would take a little walk around the Kandy lake - built by the last Sinhala king, visiting the local bazaar and a gem museum. This afternoon we stop at a working wood carving factory etc at Kandy city. The day entails a Kandyan Cultural show at the Kandyan Arts and Cultural Centre, which features the graceful and rhythmic dancers and drummers culminating in an impressive fire walking display.
Day: 06 NUWARA ELIYA
After breakfast checked out from kandy and proceed to Nuwara Eliya. you will be travelling uphill into the mountains. Nuwara Eliya, famously known as the ‘Little England’, will refresh you with its mild cool weather. This little town is famous for its world renowned 'Tea". You will be taken to a tea factory to have a closer look at the tea manufacturing process. Complete the day tasting one of the finest cups of ceylon tea and enjoy the landscaped tea gardens and lush green surroundings. en route you will have an oppotunity to see Ramboda water fall.
Overnight: Nuwara Eliya
Day: 07 NUWARA ELIYA
Today after early breakfast we drive to Horton Plains National Park, Horton Plains National Park is a protected area in the central highlands of Sri Lanka and is covered by montane grassland and cloud forest. This plateau at an altitude of 2,100–2,300 metres is rich in biodiversity and many species found here are endemic to the region city. after visiting horton plains we take yo to visit Ambwela cattle farm, Ambewela is situated in the lush green hills of Nuwara Eliya, Ambewela farms are made up of two farms, Ambewela farm and New Zealand farm blessed. with the cool climes and pristine environment of the hill city, we enjoyed lots.don't miss this place on your trip to Sri Lanka Grogery lake park, nice viewpoints, etc… and return to same hotel.
Overnight: Nuwara Eliya
Day: 08 YALA
After reakfast we checked our from Nuwara Eliya you will descend from misty mountain to the south eastern part of Sri Lanka. once we arrive in Yala ,in the afternoon you will take a jee safari game drive tour to watch wild animals at the most visited park in the country – The Yala National Park. This park is bordered by the sea. You can relax by the beach for the rest of the day and return to your hotel for the night.
Day: 09 HIKKADUWA
After break fast we checked from Yala and drive to the west coast of Sri Lanka, Hikkaduwa (approx.3:30 hrs drive) Hikkaduwa is a famous beach town. You will see lots of tourists around. The beach is broad and long with soft golden sand. An ideal opportunity to sun bathe, snorkel or go for a stroll along the beach. Its a lively place with plenty of events happening during the season. The hotel you will be staying in is a convenient base for water sports, diving & checking out the ship wrecks. The famous Arthur C. Clerk came here for scuba diving and ever since made Sri Lanka his home.
Day: 10 HIKKADUWA
After early break fast we take you to watching wahle and dolphin watching adventure in Mirissa. whale and dolphin watching in Mirissa is one of the most exciting water activities you can do during your holiday in Sri Lanka. Often spotted blue whales are the biggest animals in the world and Mirissa is the best place for whale and dolphin watching tour in Sri Lanka. Whale watching season in Mirissa is from November to April. once we finish whale watching return to the same hotel in Hikkaduwa.
Day: 11 HIKKADUWA
Today you will have a chance to spa treatments.Hikkaduwa has numerous centers and shops that offer a huge assortment of signature Sri Lankan ayurvedic treatments as well as massages to rejuvenate oneself and relax after a long day of touring and rigorous activities.
Day: 12 HIKKADUWA
Today rest at the coral sand beach and you will have a chance to snorkelling.Snorkeling in Hikkaduwa provides a thrilling experience to the visitors with underwater beauty. Snorkeling at the bottom of the ocean is one of the most adventurous feelings for anyone
Day - 13 DEPARTURE
Today our tour comes to the end, with a transfer to the airport for your onward flight. Will take you for your home flight to the airport approximately 3 hours before. good by Sri Lanka, we hope will see you again
✔ Airport arrival and departure transfers on day 1 and day 13
✔ All relevant transfers and transportation in private air condition tourist vehicles
✔ Escorted by an english speaking authorities tourist driver ( Approved by the National Tourist Drivers Association )
✔ 12 nights good location and calm beach properties including half board meal
✔ Breakfast and dinner
✔ Jeep safari / game drive in minneriya national park ( includes ticket)
✔ Every entry fee mention places in the itinerary
✔ One water bottle per person per day
✔ One time Ayurveda full body spa massage during your tour (adults only)
✔ Accomodation for driver’s & guide
✔ International flights and visas.
✔ Expanses of personal travels (Telephone calls etc.)
✔ Medical (travel) insurance
✔ Driver’s & guide tips
✔ Drinks & Beverage
✔ Pinnawela Elephant Orphanage
✔ Dambulla golden Temple visit
✔ Sigiriya the 5th century fortress ruin
✔ Village visit & crockery demonstration
✔ Matale hindu temple
✔ Temple of Tooth
✔ Kandy city tour
✔ Peradeniya royal botanical garden (biggest in Sri Lanka)
✔ Little England city tour
✔ Ramboda water falls
✔ Nuwara Eliya - Sri Lanka's beautiful hill Country home to some of the country's best tea
✔ Scenic train journey through the water falls and tea plantaion to Nuwara Eliya from Kandy
✔ Yala National park jeep safari Wild animals watching
✔ Coastal relaxation in Hikkaduwa Beach & golden sand
✔ Ideal opportunity to sun bathe & snorkelling in Hikkaduwa
* our travel agency wants to guarantee for our customers and unforgettable experience, meanwhile any of these hotels are not available, we guarantee that the same level hotel will be arranged.
|DAYS||HOTELS NAME||STAR CATEGORY||NUMBER OF NIGHT|
|01||Pladge scape||4 Star Hotel||Negombo - 01|
|02/03||Cassandra Culture Resorts||4 Star Hotel||Sigiriya - 02|
|04/05||The Grand Kandyan Hotel||5 Star Hotel||Kandy - 02|
|06/07||Galway Heights Hotel||4 Star Hotel||Nuwara Eliya - 02|
|08||Ekho Safari Tissa||5 Star Hotel||Yala - 01|
|09/10/11/12||Coral Rock by Bansei||4 Star Hotel||Hikkaduwa - 04|
|DESCRIPTION||PER PERSON||SINGLE SUPP|
|01 NOV 2019 - 19 DEC 2019 Per Person double sharing||€ 1190||€ 600|
|20 DEC 2019 - 15 JAN 2010 Per Person double sharing||€ 1250||€ 700|
|16 JAN 2020 - 31 MAR 2020 Per Person double sharing||€ 870||€ 500|
|01 APR 2020 - 30 JUN 2020 Per Person double sharing||€ 690||€ 400|
|01 JUL 2020 - 30 SEP 2020 Per Person double sharing||€ 700||€ 400|
|01 OCT 2020 - 31 OCT 2020 Per Person double sharing||€ 680||€ 400|
|01 NOV 2020 - 19 DEC 2020 Per Person double sharing||€ 700||€ 400|
|20 DEC 2020 - 15 JAN 2021 Per Person double sharing||€ 899||€ 500|
|16 JAN 2021 - 31 MAR 2021 Per Person double sharing||€ 870||€ 500|
|01 APR 2021 - 30 JUN 2021 Per Person double sharing||€ 670||€ 400|
|01 JUL 2021 - 30 SEP 2020 Per Person double sharing||€ 700||€ 400|
|01 OCT 2021 - 31 OCT 2021 Per Person double sharing||€ 670||€ 400|
|01 NOV 2021 - 19 DEC 2021 Per Person double sharing||€ 700||€ 400|