Begin your in Sri Lanka at Colombo where you would be met by a ILH representative on arrival. Proceed to Negombo from the airport.
|TOUR DURATION||6 Days|
|TOUR ROUTE||Colombo-Negombo–Dambulla-Sigiriya-Polonnaruwa-Kandy-Nuwara Eliya-Colombo|
Day 01: Colombo
Overnights stay at the hotel in Negombo.
Day 02: Negombo – Dambulla
Overnights stay at the hotel in Dambulla.
Day 03: Dambulla – Sigiriya - Polonnaruwa
Overnight stay at the hotel in Dambulla.
Day 04: Dambulla – Kandy
decided that they should write the ‘Tripitaka’ (the Pali) to preserve the Dhamma for future generations. However, when they realised that Anuradhapura was not suitable for this purpose, ‘Alokalena’ in Mathula Janapadaya, was chosen for this purpose. Alokalena’ is now known as Aluvihare in Matale.
On arrival at Kandy, you get to enjoy a city tour followed by a cultural dance show in the evening. Later in the day, visit the temple of the tooth relic, Sri DaladaMaligawa, a UNESCO world heritage site. It is located in the royal palace complex of the former Kingdom of Kandy and since ancient times, it is believed that whoever holds the relic holds the governance of the country. Kandy was also the last capital of the Sri Lankan kings.
Overnight stay at the hotel in Kandy.
Day 05: Kandy – Nuwara Eliya
Enroute stop at the Royal Botanic Garden in Peradeniya. The garden is home to a collection of about 4000 plant species, including the Giant Bamboo, Double Coconut, over 180 species of gorgeous Orchids and the famous Ehetu tree which spreads its branches and foliage out to staggering 2000 square meters. The Royal Palm Avenue, lined with majestic palm trees, and the old suspension bridge over River Mahaweli at the far end of the Garden are worth your attention as well. The Sri Lanka National Herbarium is also situated in the Royal Botanic Garden of Peradeniya.
Later in the day, you also get to visit a tea Factory and a tea plantation.
Overnight stay at the hotel in Nuwara Eliya.
Day 06: Nuwara Eliya – Colombo
On arrival in Colombo, take an afternoon city tour of Colombo also known as ‘the garden city of the East’, Walk past its shady boulevards, view the historic restoration of its landmark colonial architecture and take a look at Colombo’s old quarters where some great local food corners are located. The capital city Colombo stylish eateries, galleries and museums would be an excellent finish to your tour.
In the evening you are dropped back to the airport for your flight back home.