6 days Beach and 3day tour to Hill country Kandy & Nuwara Eliya
|Day||Route||Activity/Places Visited||Overnight Stay|
|1||Airport/ Bentota/ Beruwela||
|6||Bentota /Pinnawela Elephant Orphanage/Kandy||
|7||Kandy/ Peradeniya/ Nuwara Eliya||
Pinnawela Elephant Orphanage
Temple of Tooth
Arrival at the Katunayake International airport. Check in to a hotel in Bentota.
Leisure time at the beach resort.You can try the water sports of this beach like windsurfing and sailing. The beach also has a turtle hatchery and if you are lucky you may spot one of these slow and gentle creatures.
Leave for Kandy early to visit Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage. This Elephant Orphanage is the home for about 60 elephants, out of which many are baby elephants found, abandoned or orphaned in the wild. The best time to visit is during the feeding times, when one will have the opportunity of seeing the baby elephants being bottle-fed. Also one could accompany the elephants to a river close-by and see the elephants having their daily bath.
We arrive at the last Kingdom of the Sinhalese kings – Kandy which is undoubtedly the scenic hill country settled around a manmade lake built by the last king Sri Wickramarajasinghe in 1806
Visit the Spice garden on the way , the Kandy Fruit Market ,the Gem Lapidary. Late afternoon witness a cultural show. Dinner and overnight stay in Kandy.
Leave for Temple of Tooth relic where the sacred Tooth relic of Lord Buddha is enshrined, witness the traditional offerings made to Lord Buddha. Leave for botanical Gardens in Peradeniya which was established in 1821, easily one of the best of its kind in the world. The many beautiful avenues laid in the park provide a burst of tropical color.. Leave for Nuwara Eliya visit the Spice Garden and a Tea Estate on the way. Go on a city your in Nuwara Eliya In the evening. Dinner and overnight stay in Nuwara Eliya
Nuwara Eliya is the land of peace, and silence. It is called the hill station by the English and has a very picturesque location almost1950 Meters above sea level with its soft English spring climate.
Spend the morning in leisure walking around the Nuwara Eliya city. Leave for Negombo after lunch on the Kitulgala road and check in to a Hotel in Negombo.
Leave for the Airport in time for departure.