Ten nights - Eleven days tour "A"


Trip overview

Explore 4 UNESCO World Heritage sites. (Sigiriya rock fortress, Dambulla Cave Temple, the sacred cities of Kandy, and the sacred cities of Anuradhapura.)

Get a glimpse of rural life in the village of Habarana, meeting some of the local residents and exploring the area on a traditional bull cart.

Learn about tea harvesting in the charming colonial town of Nuwara Eliya.

Join a ranger on safari in Yala National Park, home to a thriving leopard population, and visit an elephant rehabilitation center in Udawalawe National Park.

Learn about tea harvesting in the charming colonial town of Nuwara Eliya.

The Itinerary

Arrive and proceed to Colombo for overnight stay. Visit Kelaniya Rjamaha Viharaya the way to Colombo. Visit Colombo Fort, Slave Island, Cinnamon Gardens, BMICH, Victoria Park, Galle Face Green, Main Street, and other attractions in Colombo. Check in to the hotel and overnight stay at Colombo.
Check out at 6 am and proceed to Pinnawala to witness elephant baby feeding at 9.15 am. After visiting elephant bathing at 10 am, you can leave for Anuradhapura. Visit Mihintale for the sunset and overnight at Anuradhapura.
Visit Anuradhapura UNESCO world heritage site and proceed to Sigiriya or Habarana for overnight stay. Jeep safari to Minneriya/Kaudulla national parks in the evening (3 pm to 6.30 pm) Overnight at Sigiriya or Habarana. Optional Elephant back safari of one hour.
Visit Polonnaruwa UNESCO world heritage site in the morning. Visit Sigiriya UNESCO world heritage site for the sunset. Optional Visit the ruins of Pidurangale Visit Hiriwadunna dry zone rural village for 2 hours. Visit Ritigala Forest monastery.
Check out and proceed to Kandy. Visit Dambulla caves UNESCO world heritage site and a spice garden at Matale on the way to Kandy. Kandy city tour and enjoy the cultural show in the evening. Visit temple of the tooth UNESCO world heritage site for evening ceremony (6.30 pm to 7.30 pm). Overnight at Kandy.
Proceed to visit Peradeniya botanical garden. Visit the tea museum, upper lake drive, Bahiravakanda temple, Kandy Lake, market squire, and the city centre . Proceed to Delhausi for overnight stay.
Visit Adam’s Peak in the early morning (2 am) After that proceed to Nuwara Eliya Visit Nuwara Eliya city including, Victoria Park, Gregory Lake, lovers leap, market, golf course, Pidurutalagala mountain etc. Overnight at Nuwara Eliya.
Check out early morning with take away breakfast and proceed to Horton Plains. After that, proceed to Ohiya railway station to catch the train to Ella. This may be the most scenic train trip of Sri Lanka. The driver will travel along with your baggage to Ella railway station and wait for you. Explore Ella and overnight at Ella.
Visit Little Adam’s Peak in the morning and proceed to Yala. Visit falls on the way. After lunch, commence the jeep safari at Yala national park (2.30 pm to 6.30 pm) to spot leopards, sloth bears, spotted dears, wild bores, elephants, crocodiles and many more animals. Overnight at Yala or Tissamaharama.
Check out and proceed to Tangalle and visit Mulkirigala rock temple. Overnight at Mirissa.
Visit stilt fishermen at Polhena / Weligama on the way to Japanese temple at Unawatuna. Explore Galle Fort.

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