Places covered: Kandy, Pinnawala, Nuwara Eliya ,Bentota, Colombo
Duration: 5Nights/ 6Days
Category: Beach Holidays
Upon arrival at the Bandaranaike International Airport, you will be met by our Airport Representative and will be transferred to Kandy. On the way visit Pinnawela Elephant Orphanage which is an orphanage, nursery and captive breeding ground for wild Asian elephants. It is founded in 1975 to afford care and protection the orphaned elephants wandering in the forest. Then proceed to Kandy. Check into the hotel and relax for a while. Later proceed for city Tour of Kandy. Visit Temple of the tooth- one the most revered Temples by the Buddhists as it abodes the Sacred Tooth Relic of Lord Buddha. Overnight stay at your hotel, Kandy.
Today proceed for a day excursion to Nuwara Eliya known as ‘Little’ England. The city blessed a with salubrious climate, breathtaking views of valleys, meadows, mountains and greenery was once a leisure hub of the British civil servants and planters. Visit Gregory Lake – built during the year 1874 by a British governor Gregory, Nuwara Eliya Golf Club, The sacred Seetha Amman Temple and scenic botanical gardens in Hakgala. Also, experience tea plucking with professional tea pluckers and visit a tea factory to understand tea processing. Return to the hotel and overnight stay at your hotel, Kandy.
Today after breakfast proceed to Bentota- known for its broad golden beaches. En-route visit the Royal Botanical Gardens of Peradeniya- renowned for its collection of a variety of orchids. It includes more than 4000 species of plants, including of orchids, spices, medicinal plants and palm trees. Reach Bentota and check into the hotel. Rest of the day is free for you to relax. Overnight stay at your hotel, Bentota.
After breakfast enjoy the day relaxing on the beach. Or go for an excursion or indulge in water sports on your own. At Bentota, you can take a safari at the Yala Wild Life Park, enjoy various water sports, explore the coral reefs in a glass boat, visit historical sights and many more. Overnight stay at your hotel, Bentota.
Enjoy breakfast at the hotel. Then drive to Colombo. Check into the hotel and relax for a while. Later in the afternoon proceed for a panoramic sightseeing tour of Colombo- the commercial capital of Sri Lanka is a blend of both historic value and modern vibes. The colonial buildings influenced by the Portuguese, Dutch and British exist alongside structures built in Buddhist, Hindu, Islamic, Indian and contemporary architectural styles. Visit National museum- built by British in 1877, Galle Face Green- Seaside area, Kelaniya Raja Maha Vihara – place is believed to have been visited by Buddha himself, Gangaramaya Temple, and Dehiwala Zoo. Return back to hotel and relax. Overnight stay at your hotel, Colombo.
After breakfast, check-out of your hotel and you will be dropped at Colombo international airport for your return journey.