With a written history dates back to 2500 years, Sri Lanka is blessed with a rich culture, distinctive traditions and a unique history. Ancient cities, world heritage sites, beautiful weather and verdant tea plantations, tropical beaches and luxury hotels are only few temptations that the paradise isle has to offer.
Explore the elegant side of Sri Lanka with our 05 Nights / 06 Days ‘Elegant Sri Lanka’ tour package.
Airport ~ Colombo
Your friendly tour guide keenly awaits your arrival to take you on a journey of a lifetime.
Check in and drop off your luggage at your hotel and explore the cosmopolitan Colombo; visit high-end fashion outlets, ODEL, House of Fashions, Double XL, Rithihi, Romafour and visit the Arcade and the Independence Square.
Hire a tuk tuk or a bike and ride along the broad expanses and seaside promenade of Galle Face Green; take a stroll in the lavishly restored Dutch Hospital and enjoy a cold drink in one of the chic cafes.
Head back to the hotel and have a relaxing evening & a night in the luxury of your hotel
Colombo ~ Kandy
After an early continental breakfast your driver will meet & start your journey
During the first leg of the tour visit Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage in time to see bottle feeding elephants before heading for their river bath at 10:00am/2:00pm
En route visit one of the roadside Spice Gardens in Mawanella – get a feel of the pungent and aromatic spices that create a rich and flavorful culinary culture around the world.
Arrive in Kandy – The cultural capital of Sri Lanka and a UNESCO World Heritage City.
Have a leisurely stroll in the afternoon clad in white and pay homage at the Temple of the Scared Tooth Relic of Lord Buddha; walk barefoot on the rugged but cool stone floor; inhale the floral scents of the lit incense sticks; be captivated by the dancing flames of the clay lamps swaying in the gentle breeze; be enthralled by the sublime interior and listen to the drum beating from a distance.
Visit a Gem Museum and check out fascinating collections of Sri Lankan precious stones.
Experience a world renowned Kandyan Cultural Dance performance in the evening before retire to your hotel for the night
Kandy ~ Nuwara Eliya
Start the day early and explore Kandy City; pay a visit to the century old St. Paul’s Church and walk down to City Centre for a cup of freshly brewed coffee and pickup few collectibles from antique shops or explore local fascinating artistry – Wood Carvings, Drum Making, and Batik & Silk shops flanked along the roadside.
Get ready for an upward whirl to ‘Little England’ – the picturesque Nuwara Eliya; relish the drive up to verdant tea plantations while the mist swirling through the mountains; enjoy a steaming cup of delightfully fragrant tea sitting at the edge of panoramic surrounding countryside.
Pass by and listen to the roar of Ramboda waterfall and let the icy cold water sprinkle on you.
After a warm and hearty meal, take a walk in Gregory Park or make it adventurous by adding a boat ride in the beautiful lake hidden behind a veil of mist.
Play a round of golf and enjoy the beautiful English countryside weather or a round of billiards at the convivial wood-lined club bar and unwind with a drink.
Treat yourself to a night in one of the colonial hotels to end the perfect day.
Nuwara Eliya ~ Bentota
Head down to the sunny and silver beaches of Bentota after breakfast.
St. Clair Falls is on your way and that striking beauty placed in the middle of 180° panoramic view across a misty mountain range will take your breath away.
Sit back and relish a sedative journey towards tropical beach through scenic ocean views.
Evening of rejuvenation and adrenaline pumping – adventure water sports in Bentota beach and Madu river. How does speed boat and jet ski sound like or wind surfing, kitesurfing, wave surfing, diving, waterskiing or boogie boarding in the sunny and brilliant blue ocean; a leisurely ride on a banana boat for the family and kids?
Enjoy a relaxing evening listening to the ocean’s symphony from the comfort of your beach resort.
Bentota ~ Galle
Proceed to the South shoreline city of Sri Lanka and UNESCO World Heritage Site – Galle.
Catch the phenomenon of daybreak in its brilliance standing on the Galle Fort walls while the lapping waves below hypnotizes you; Explore the exotic old trading city on foot and be seduced by Galle’s ambience; walk down the byways passing imposing Dutch-colonial buildings, modish cafes, ancient churches, grand mansions, quirky boutiques and restored hotels.
En route stop by at Kosgoda turtle hatchery located on a pristine beach. Look for wrinkly & smiley turtles come ashore to greet the visitors, help release three day old hatchlings into the ocean in the evening.
Head back to the hotel and spend a relaxing evening on the sandy beach prior to retire for the night
Bentota ~ Katunayake
All good things must come to an end – after the breakfast the driver will be standby to drop you off at the airport completing the tour.