Sri Lanka – Classical Tour

10 Days – Starting From 620 USD PP

Day 1: Airport – Negombo

(Travel time – approx. 18 min; Distance – 10 Km)

On arrival welcome and switch to seaside resort in Negombo. Afternoon data, briefing of the tour with a welcome cocktail. Make ac Metropolis tour of Negombo, go to the remaining of the Dutch interval, a Buddhist temple and a Catholic church. See a fishing village, the fish market, and the bazaar. In a single day keep in Negombo.

Day 2: Negombo – Anuradhapura - Habarana

(Travel time – approx. 2Hrs 30 min; Distance – 125 Km)

After breakfast go away Aukana to see the tallest Buddha statue of Sri Lanka. Later go to Anuradhapura, the primary capital of the island courting from the 4th century BC. See the sacred Boo Tree, world well-known Samadhi Buddha, the stays of the Brazen Palace and rock carvings. Go to Mihintale, the city the place Buddhism first overwhelmed the folks of Sri Lanka. Keep in a single day in Habarana / Sigiriya.

Day 3: Habarana – Polonnaruwa - Habarana

(Travel time – approx. 3Hrs 20 min; Distance – 170 Km)

After breakfast go to Polonnaruwa, the medieval capital and a World Heritage Site. This second capital metropolis of Sri Lanka was constructed within the 11th and 12th centuries. See the ruins of the Royal Palace, Lotus Tub and Polonnaruwa Statue and go to the Gal Vihare which is splendid statues of the Buddha carved out of rock.

Keep in a single day in Habarana / Sigiriya.

Day 4: Habarana – Sigiriya – Dambulla - Kandy

(Travel time – approx. 2Hrs 22 min; Distance – 94 Km)

After breakfast discover the Sigiriya Rock Fortress which is a World Heritage site of fifth century AD, constructed by the King Kashyapa. Its dwelling to water gardens, frescoes, historical graffiti and instructions a tremendous view of Sri Lanka’s greenery.

Afterwards go to the Dambulla rock cave temple constructed by king Walagambahu, within the 1st Century B.C. it’s a World Heritage Site, and probably the most spectacular of Sri Lanka’s cave temples.

Afternoon go away for Kandy. En path to Kandy go to a spice backyard at Matale to find out about spices and their use in Sri Lankan cuisines. Later go to for a batik manufacturing facility, the place you may uncover the normal methods of dying cloths.

Take pleasure in some sightseeing such because the Temple of Tooth Relic, an arts and crafts work store, oriental market place, a bazaar and a gem lapidary the place you may see how tough gems (significantly the well-known Blue & Star sapphires) are mined lower and polished utilizing conventional strategies. Within the night get pleasure from a cultural present.

Keep in a single day in Kandy.

Day 5: Kandy – Pinnawela - Nuwara Eliya

(Travel time – approx. 1Hrs 55 min; Distance – 93 Km)

Breakfast on the resort and go to the elephant orphanage in Pinnawela, established in 1975, commenced with seven orphans. Immediately a few of these orphans benefit from the fortune of seeing their grandchildren born in the identical location.

Go to the Royal Botanical Gardens at Peradeniya and within the afternoon drive via scenic mountains to Nuwara Eliya, effectively often called “Little England”. Cease on the mountains coated with tea bushes and at waterfalls. Benefit from the magnificent panorama. Go to a tea manufacturing facility, observe the tea trails to observe the fascinating course of and luxuriate in a freshly brewed cup of Ceylon tea. Keep in a single day in Nuwara Eliya.

Day 6: Nuwara Eliya – Ella - Yala

(Travel time – approx. 3Hrs ; Distance – 146 Km)

Take pleasure in your breakfast within the misty local weather of the hill nation and go away for Tissa.  En route cease at Bandarawela and at Ella gap, benefit from the wealthy nature. Afternoon get pleasure from a jeep safari at Yala nationwide park, Yala is the biggest in Sri Lanka and is dwelling to wild elephants, wild boars, wild buffaloes, leopards, bears, deer and crocodiles. Massive flock of migratory and indigenous birds are additionally discovered right here. Keep in a single day in Tissa/Kataragama.

Day 7: Yala – Galle - Beach

(Travel time – approx. 2Hrs 30 min; Distance – 125 Km)

Begin the day with a go to to well-known Hindu Temple at Kataragama. Later go away for the seaside resort.  Journey via Tangalle and Matara. En route at Koggala see the stilt fishermen seated on poles mounted. In Galle go to the Dutch fort. In Hikkaduwa make a tour in a glass backside boat to see the spectacular underwater corals. Go to a Turtle Hatchery. Keep in a single day in your seaside resort in south coast.

Day 8,9: Beach

(Travel time – approx. 2Hrs 15 min; Distance – 153 Km)

Breakfast on the resort. Full day at leisure. Keep in a single day on the resort.

Day 10: Beach – Airport

(Travel time – approx. 2Hrs 50 min; Distance – 148 Km)

Breakfast on the resort and proceed the seaside keep OR switch to the airport for onward flight