Heritage Culture & East Beaches – May to October

Tour Schedule : May - October

for Seniors
Special Prices
Silver Package US$ 895
Silver + Gold Package US$ 980
Gold Package US$ 1,225

(All the Prices Valid Upto October 2018 Only)
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Visit the UNESCO protected last kingdom Kandy, 2500 year old UNESCO protected World Heritage sites in Anuradhapura – 4th Century BC, Polonnaruwa and Dambulla - 1st Century BC, Visit the Sigiriya Rock Fortress 5th Century BC, 2 days in the tranquil Beaches in the East coast of Sri Lanka.

11 Days / 10 Nights

Negombo | Kandy | Sigiriya | Anuradhapura | Trincomalee OR Passikudah | Colombo
Itinerary

Day 01 – Airport – Colombo


  • Arrival at Colombo Airport
  • Check-in to the Hotel & Relax
  • Negombo City Tour – Optional
  • Overnight Stay : Negombo

Day 02 Negombo – Kandy


  • Leave the Hotel after Breakfast
  • Travel to Kandy – Check in to the Hotel & Relax
  • Visit Peradeniya Royal Botanical Gardens, Visit the Temple of Tooth Relic
  • Witness a Traditional Cultural DanceShow (Optional)
  • Kandy City Tour – Visit the Markets, Gem Museum, etc….
  • Overnight Stay : Kandy

Day 03 – Kandy – Sigiriya

  • Leave the Hotel after Breakfast
  • Travel to Sigiriya; check in to the Hotel & Relax
  • Visit a Spice Garden on the way
  • Visit Dambulla Rock Caves Temple on the way to Sigiriya (Optional)
  • Overnight Stay : Sigiriya

Day 04 – Sigiriya


  • Sightseeing/Activities in Sigiriya
  • Polonnaruwa Ancient City / Visit Hiriwadunna Village visit.
  • Safari in Minneriya National Park
  • Overnight Stay : Sigiriya

Day 05 – Sigiriya – Anuradhapura


  • After Breakfast travel to Anuradhapura
  • Stay overnight in Anuradhapura relax in the Resort
  • Sigiriya Rock Fortress
  • Anuradhapura Ancient City Visit
  • Overnight Stay : Anuradhapura

Day 06 – Anuradhapura Trincomalee OR Passikudah


  • Travel to Trincomalee or Pasikudah after morning activities
  • Check in to the Hotel & Relax
  • Visit Mihintale the cradle of Buddhism
  • Overnight Stay : Trincomalee OR Passikudah

Day 7-8 – Trincomalee OR Passikudah


  • Sightseeing/Activities in Trincomalee OR Passikudah
  • City Visit, Water Sports (Optional)
  • Overnight Stay : Trincomalee OR Passikudah

Day 9 – Trincomalee OR Passikudah – Colombo


  • Leave the Hotel after Breakfast and travel to Colombo; Check in to the Hotel & Relax
  • Overnight Stay : Colombo

Day 10 – Colombo


  • Sightseeing/Activities in Colombo
  • Colombo City Tour/ Shopping
  • Visit National Museum (Optional)
  • Overnight Stay : Colombo

Day 11 – Colombo – Airport


  • Leave for the Airport in time for the Departure Flight at Colombo Airport
Detailed Itinerary

  • Meet your Chauffeur Guide at the Airport.
  • Proceed to Negombo; Check in to the Hotel & Relax
  • Visit the fish market, Negombo City, if in Negombo
  • Night Stay in Negombo

  • After Breakfast leave Proceed to Kandy; built by the last King Sri Wickramarajasinghe in 1806; Kandy is the last capital of the Sri Lankan Kings, which is a world heritage site. Many of the legends, traditions and folklore are still lovingly kept alive.
  • Nearby Kandy, the Peradeniya Botanical Gardens is easily one of the best of its kind in the world. The many beautiful avenues will lead one to sections which provide a burst of topical colour. The best known attraction of the Garden is the Orchid House, which has more than 300 varieties of exquisite orchids from the rare indigenous Foxtail and Vesak orchids.
  • Visit the Temple of Tooth Relic; Temple of Tooth Relic is a Buddhist temple in the city of Kandy, Sri Lanka. It is located in the royal palace complex which houses the Relic of the tooth of Buddha. Since ancient times, the relic has played an important role in local politics because it is believed that whoever holds the relic holds the governance of the country. Kandy is a UNESCO world heritage site partly due to the temple.Witness the offerings made to the Tooth Relic during the day; Morning offering made at 5.30 am to 7 am. Alms offered before Midday (lunch) at 9.30am-11am.Evening offerings begins at 6.30pm to 8.00 pm.
  • Witness a Traditional Cultural Dance Show Go on a City Tour; Visit the Markets, Gem Museum, etc….
  • Stay Overnight in Kandy

  • Leave for Sigiriya after Breakfast
  • Visit a spice Garden on the way to see many different types of spices Sri Lanka is famous for. You will be introduced to different spices and shown how some of these spices are grown and processed.Visitors may buy spices, traditional remedies and cosmetics, taste an herbal brew and in some venues.
  • Visit Dambulla Rock Caves Temple (Optional) en-route; dating back to the 1st century BC, this is the most impressive cave temple in Asia. It has five caves under a vast overhanging rock, carved with a drip line to keep the interiors dry. Inside the caves, the ceilings are painted with intricate patterns of religious images following the contours of the rock
  • Check in to the Hotel & Relax
  • Stay Overnight at Sigiriya

  • Breakfast at Hotel
  • Visit Polonnaruwa Ancient Capital; the island’s medieval capital (11c & 12c) rose to fame after the decline of Anuradhapura kingdom. The city in its day was fortified with three concentric walls, beautified with parks and gardens and sanctified by many shrines. Polonnaruwa shows the interesting blend of the influence of the South Indian Hindu Culture on the Sinhala Buddhist Art and Architecture in the scattered shrines and monuments still venerated daily by devotees
    OR
    Proceed with Hiriwadunna Village Trail [Please see the attachment for details
  • After lunch Go on a Safari in Minneriya National Park (Park Open from 2:30pm to 6:00pm); Minneriya National Park is situated in the north-central plains of Sri Lanka, 20 kilometers from Polonnaruwa. Even though it is one of the smallest national parks in the country, covering just 8,889 hectares, it’s a paradise with many natural wonders. The park encompasses the beautiful Minneriya tank, built by King Mahasena (in 3rd century AD). This tank is an incredible place to observe the elephants that come to bathe and graze on the grasses in large numbers as well as the huge flocks of birds (cormorants, painted storks, open-bills, Pelicans and many other species of waders) that come to fish in the shallow waters. Any given day you could see elephants over hundred gathered around the Lake coming to feed on the grass by the lake.
  • Stay Overnight at Sigiriya

  • Leave for Trincomalee or Passikudah after breakfast
  • Visit Mihintale on the way
    Mihintale is considered as the “Cradle of Buddhism”, 11 K.M. east of Anuradhapura. Its history dates back to 247 c.B.C. when King Devanampiyatissa met ArhathMahinda the great Buddhist Missionary who preached the Buddhist doctrine to the King.
  • Check in to the Hotel & Relax
  • Trincomalee,one of the oldest cities in Asia, boasts with the world's deepest and largest natural harbor and is blessed with stretch of unpolluted beach which is comparable to Maldives. The Popular tourist destinations include its beaches in is Uppuveli, Nilaveli, temple visits, Pigeon Island and whale watching. Trincomalee was a British naval base and still continues to be used by the Sri Lankan Navy, close to Trinco is the war heroes cemetery commemorating many who died in World War II .Beautifully maintained, the cemetery pays tribute not only to British soldiers and sailors but also to Indians, Sri Lankans, Canadians and even the French who helped to fight the war.
  • Pasikudah is fast gaining popularity as a beach destination. Now several boutique hotels and upmarket hotels and offer a range of watersports from jet skiing to catamaran sailing.Pasikudah is fast becoming an investors hub as foreign and local investors have shown interest in developing tourism along the beach.
  • Night stays at Trincomalee OR Passikudah

  • Leisurely leave for Colombo after Breakfast; Check in to a Hotel in Colombo
  • Overnight stay at Colombo

  • Go on a City Tour & Shopping in Colombo
    Colombo with a history of over 600 years continued to grow under the Dutch and British, and today shows the marked influence of all those cultures from the Islamic mosque, the Catholic, Dutch Reformed and Anglican churches. You can see a 100-year-old clock tower and several British built colonial buildings, Hindu and a Buddhist temple, residential areas where you find the stately homes of the affluent, the Bandaranaike Memorial International Conference Hall (BMICH); an outright gift to Sri Lanka from the People's Republic of China, etc…
  • Overnight stay at Colombo

  • Relax in the Hotel/ City Tour & Shopping in Colombo
  • Leave to the Airport in time for the Flight
Tour Includes
  • Accommodations sharing twin
  • Meals on half board basis (breakfast & dinner)
  • Air-conditioned exclusive transport
  • Entrance fees at locations specified in tour itinerary
  • English speaking chauffeur-guide
  • Meals and accommodation for chauffeur guide
Tour Excludes
  • International airfare
  • Lunch & beverages
  • Expenses of a personal nature (Telephone calls, laundry etc,.)
  • Personal travel and medical insurance
  • Departure airport tax
  • Any supplements hotels may add. Eg: December 31st night supplement, Perahera supplement etc.
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