Sri Lanka High Lights Tour ProgramPlease, note! This tour offer has expired. For similar tour offers currently available search here.
Tour Duration: 5 day(s)
Group Size: 2 - 12 people
Destination(s): Sri Lanka
Specialty Categories: Sightseeing Cultural Journey
Season: January - December
Airfare Included: No
Tour Customizable: Yes
Minimum Per Person Price: 280 US Dollar (USD)
Maximum Per Person Price: 290 US Dollar (USD)
Arrival & welcome at the sri Lanka airport transfer to hotel in Colombo. Free relax at hotel 15:00 Colombo city tour. Visit the fascinating city of Colombo which links the past with the present. You will visit the fort area, the commercial center, ''Pettah'' Colombo's bustling bazaar area, cinnamon gardens, which is full of large residences, Buddhist temples, Hindu temples & mosques. Shopping at Odel & Lakmedura Return to the hotel for Overnight stay
2 Colombo, Kitulgala, Nuwaraeliya
A.M. - Breakfast and leave to Nuwaraeliya the center of hill country en route stop at Kitulgala Bride, the film Location of World War II movie "Bridge on the River Kwai", This river is now more popular among water sportsman for Rafting. Proceed via misty mountain routes and view waterfalls and landscape with tea plantation and other vegetation. Afternoon walk in the City of Nuwaraeliya, this is called "Little England" due to English architect of the building, names of buildings, shops, roads and cool climate reminds of being in a Town in England Evening Arrive at hotel for overnight
3 Nuwaraeliya, Peradeniya, Kandy
A.M. - After breakfast, leave to Kandy en-route visit to a tea plantation and witness the manufacture of the world famous '' Ceylon tea ''. Visit the royal botanical gardens of Peradeniya, which is well known for it's large number and verity of plants, Ornamental, decorative, useful & medicinal. More than 4000 species include indigenous and introduced plants. This garden is best known for its collection of orchids the largest in Asia. P.M. - arrive at hotel in Kandy, The center of the traditional arts in Sri Lanka. Visit the temple of the sacred tooth relic of Buddha. Overnight at the Hotel
4 Kandy, Matale, Sigiriya, Dambulla, Kandy
A.M. - breakfast at hotel and leave to Sigiriya en-route visit to a Spice Garden and a batik factory in Matale Climb the rock of Sigiriya built by the patricide king Kashyapa in the 5th century A.D. Today it is a treasure trove of rare art, a pocket of the giant rock are the famous frescoes of the 'Heavenly Maidens of Sigiriya' Return to Kandy en route visit the rock cave temple of Dambulla. Some of the frescoes in these caves are over 2000 years old. There is also a colossal figure of the recumbent Buddha 14 meters long carved out of rock. Evening visit the city of Kandy The most famous landmark of Kandy is its lake, The Kandy market is a great bazaar full of the sounds of exiting trade. Late in the evening view the Kandyan cultural performance return to the hotel for overnight at hotel
5 Kandy , Pinnawela
A.M. - After breakfast, proceed to visit the Elephant orphanage at Pinnawela. This orphanage was established to feed nurse & house young elephants found abandoned by their mothers. Often the young ones fall into pits and ravines in their request for water during drought period. Afternoon continuation to the Airport for Departure flight check in by 17:00 or Return to Colombo for Extension Stay at selected hotel for own program by 18:00 Drop at Colombo or Airport.
Maximum number of clients per group will be Twelve pax. All tours will operate even if there are only two pax reserved for a particular date. You can be rest assured that your tour is confirmed at the special rate.
Perahera Supplement: Per room per night During Kandy Hotel nights only. USD 25. If clients are on tour during these nights. Compulsory Xmas dinner supplement 24th Dec will apply - USD 30 per person
Compulsory New Year dinner supplement 31st Dec will apply - USD 60 per person.
Entrance fees charges as per the Programme for all visits payment made directly by clients will cost around USD 80 per person.Some places of visits will provide children under 12 year's half rate charges.
(Entrance Fees are Subject to Change without Prior Notice some times slightly)
Airfare is not included in the tour price.
Our prices include:
-Tour starting 1st Day (on every Saturday)
-The accommodation in Twin / Double bed rooms in the hotels mentioned or similar
-Check-in / Check-out 12:00
-Tour based on Bed & Breakfast Basis (Room + Breakfast for Four Nights)
-The excursions and sightseeing mentioned in Program
-All visits as per programme without Entrance Fees - to be paid by the clients directly.
-Air-conditioned vehicle with English-speaking chauffeur will be provided
-If there are more than seven clients extra English speaking guide escort will be provided.