Explore our amazing Heritage and the unruffled south coast Beaches.
|Day||Route||Activity/Places Visited||Overnight Stay|
|2||Colombo, Pinnawala, Kandy||
|3||Kandy, Peradeniya, Dambulla, Sigiriya||
||Sigiriya / Habarana|
|5||Sigiriya ,Anuradhapura, Mihintale||
|8||Galle, Kosgoda, Wadduwa||
The giant Buddha statue of Mihintale
Meet at Katunayake Air port Check in to a Hotel in Colombo.
Morning leave for Kandy the capital of the Last kingdom of Singhalese Kings. Undoubtedly, the most beautiful city in the Island. This hill capital is 490 meters above sea level. There is so much cultural and religious significance attached to Kandy and the UNESCO declared Kandy as a world heritage.Visit Pinnawela Elephant Orphanage on the Way. Witness the bottle-feeding of orphaned baby Elephants and Elephants bathing and frolicking in the river after their meal.
Site seeing in Kandy city visit the Gem Museum. In the evening witness a cultural Show. Dinner and night stay in Kandy
Morning visit the temple of tooth relic is where the sacred tooth relic of Buddha is enshrined thereafter visit the Peradeniya Botanical Gardens. Peradeniya botanical garden established in 1821 is easily one of the best of its kind in the world. The many beautiful avenues will lead one to section, which provides a burst of tropical color. After the garden tour, leave for Sigiriya. Visit a Herbal and a Spice Garden en route. Visit the Dambulla Rock Temple. Dambulla rock caves history dates back to 1st century BC, where King Walagambahu took refuge here once and later he turned the caves in to a temple. In the Dambulla Cave temple some of the ceiling paintings are over 2000 years old. Dinner and night stay at Sigiriya./ Habarana
After breakfast climb the Sigiriya Rock fortress. King Kassapa built the Sigiriya Rock fortress in the 5th century AD also known as the Lion rock the king’s palace was on top of the rock with water ponds etc. Marvel the world famous frescoes on the wall depicting goddesses from heaven. Late afternoon tour of the mediaeval capital of Polonnaruwa. (11th century &12 century) Polonnaruwa was the Capital after fall of Anuradhapura. See the ruins of once a beautiful city once fortified with three concentric walls, parks, Gardens, and many shrines. Night stay in Sigiriya/ Habarana
Tour Anuradhapura city.. Anuradhapura was Sri Lanka’s first capital founded in the 5th century BC and is considered as the cradle of Sri Lanka’s civilization. Anuradhapura has the words largest archeological sites. Climb Mihintale rock temple where you have 1840 granite steps to the summit. Mihintale is considered the cradle of Buddhism. Stay overnight in Anuradhapura
Leave for Wadduwa spend the rest of the day relaxing.
Leave for Galle, Visit the historic Galle fort which is a world heritage site. Wander through the old buildings of the fort with a history dating back to 1587 when the Portuguese took Galle from the Singhalese kings. Stay overnight in Galle/ Unawatuna
Leave for Wadduwa along the coastal road; Visit a Turtle Hatchery en route. Overnight stay in a Beach resort in Wadduwa
Relax in a star class Beach resort in Wadduwa
Leave for the Airport for Departure