Duration : 14 nights 15 days
Locations : Airport – Negombo – Anuradhapura – Trincomalee - Pasikudah - Habarana – Dambulla -
Sigiriya – Polonnaruwa –Kandy - Pinnawala - Nuwara Eliya – Kithulgala - Colombo – Airport
Genre : Nature, Heritage, Wild life, Beach stay.
DAY 01 - AIRPORT – NEGOMBO
Arrive in Sri Lanka, Welcome by CYRIL TOURS representative at the airport and transfer by air - conditioned luxury vehicle to Negombo.
DAY 02 - NEGOMBO – ANURADHAPURA
Checking to Palm Garden Village hotel for dinner and overnight stay.
DAY 03 - ANURADHAPURA – MIHINTALE – TRINCOMALEE
DAY 04 - LEISURE
With an early breakfast leave to visit Dolphines. We have to be near the boat at 6.00am. Then you can gor snorkeling in Pigeon Island.
(famous island near Trincomalee) and on completion can arrange sea food lunch.All these activities are optional. If you need please get
assitance from your guide. Evening visit Trincomalee city including Fort Fredrick and Koneswaram Hindu Temple.End of the day returned
to hotel for overnight stay.
DAY 05 - TRINCOMALEE – PASSIKUDAH
After breakfast checkout from the hotel to proceed to Pasikudah (newest and most modern beach hotels are in this area).
DAY 06 - LEISURE
DAY 07 - PASSIKUDAH - HACARANA / DAMBULLA
DAY 08 - SIGIRIYA – POLONNARUWA
After breakfast leave to climb Sigiriya rock fortress. which was built by King Kassapa fearing an invasion built this impregnable fortress
at Sigiriya, this majestic lion rock fortress is consist of water garden, frescoes, mirror wall, lion flat-form and the summit. On completion
continue to the medieval 2nd capital of Sri Lanka Polonnaruwa, to visit Parakrama Samudra, Royal Palace, Council chamber, Vatadage,
Gal vihara etc. Enroute visit Medirigiriya Vatadage. End of the day return to hotel for overnight stay. If you are lucky you can see the group
of wild elephants near the road what we are coming back. On completion return to hotel for dinner and overnight stay.
DAY 09 - LEISURE
Dinner and overnight stay in the same hotel.
DAY 10 - HABARANA – DAMBULLA - KANDY
DAY 11 - KANDY – PINNAWALA – KANDY
After breakfast leave to visit Pinnawala elephant orphanage to witness baby elephants has been fed and taking the herd to the river for bathing,
here you have the opportunity to feed bottle milk to baby elephants with an extra payment. After orphanage continue Kandy again. Enroute visit
After a show visit the “Dalada Maligawa” (Temple of the Sacred Tooth relic) watch the traditional rituals performed daily by the religious dignitaries
of the temple in keeping with the cultural heritage of the country. End of the day check-in at hotel for dinner and overnight stay.
DAY 12 - KANADY – NUWARAELIYA
After breakfast checkout from the hotel to continue to Nuwaraeliya (little England) with this journey all the way through scenic tea gardens
and waterfalls. Visit the Tea Factory to watch how to process the tea before it reached to us. (Optional) you have the opportunity to enjoy a
brief train ride on your way to Nuwaraeliya. Your vehicle will travel ahead of you and pick you up from a predetermined railway station.
(If you like to have a train journey, you must inform me at least one month minimum prior to booking the tickets. It has only limited seats in
observation gallery; it can sometimes be difficult to organize quickly.
DAY 13 - NUWARAELIYA - HORTON PLAINS - NUWARAELIYA
With an early breakfast or with picnic breakfast you can visit another World Heritage site "Horton Plains - World's End" This journey will
take about 5 - 6 hours including driving time. This ls really interesting place for nature lovers.
DAY 14 - NUWARAELIYA – KITULGALA – COLOMBO
After breakfast checkout from the hotel to proceed to Colombo via Kithulgala. This is very scenic journey. If you like I can arrange to have a
white water rafting in Kithulgala. On completion continue to Colombo .
DAY 15 - COLOMBO - AIRPORT
Transfer to the airport to connect to your flight. (Reporting time at airport 2 hours before flight as required by an airline)
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