Sri Lanka Explorer

10 day private itinerary from $2195* per person.

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10 Day Private Itinerary from $2195* per person

Highlights
  • Discover the ancient remains of the capital city of Polonnaruwa. Wander through the ruins of temples and palaces and admire Buddhist art and sculptures.
  • Take in the breathtakingly beautiful views form the top of the dramatic Sigiriya rock.
  • Travel through the flourishing countryside and marvel at the tea-covered hills in Hill Country.
Includes:
  • 9 Nights 3 to 4 star hotel accommodation
  • Transport in air conditioned vehicles
  • Entrance fees
  • Private Touring
  • Local English speaking guide
  • Return airport transfers to accommodation
  • Meals as indicated
Day 1 - Colombo to Negombo
On arrival in Colombo, be transferred to your beachside hotel in nearby Negombo. Overnight at Camelot Beach Hotel.
Day 2 - Negombo to Sigiriya
Journey north to Sigiriya via Dambulla and visit the hilltop temples with their colourful collection of Buddhist art. Enjoy your first views of Sigiriya from your nearby hotel. Stay three nights at Hotel Sigiriya. (B)
Day 3 - Sigiriya
Explore the iconic Sigiriya rock. Climb to the top of the formation which features Buddhist art, sculptures and the remains of ancient ruins on the rocks crown. (B)
Day 4 - Sigiriya - Polonnaruwa
Travel to nearby Polonnaruwa to see the remains of the ancient capital and the famous reclining Buddhas. Wander through the ruins of temples, palaces, art and spiritual structures. Visit Minneriya National Park where great gatherings of Sri Lankan elephants visit during certain times of the year. (B)
Day 5 - Sigiriya to Kandy
En Route to Kandy, visit a spice garden and learn more about the islands famous produce. Enjoy entertaining Kandy Cultural show and visit the Dalada Maligawa – Kandy’s revered Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic, home to one of the world’s holiest Buddha relics. Stay two nights at Suisse Hotel (B)
Day 6 - Kandy
Discover Kandy on a full day city tour including the upper lake, gem museum and beautiful Peradeniya Botanical Gardens. (B)
Day 7 - Kandy to Nuwara Eliya
Venture through beautiful tea growing country to Nuwara Eliya. Stop Enroute at a tea factory and learn more about the island’s most famous industry. Overnight at Araliya Green Hills Hotel (B)
Day 8 - Nuwara Eliya to Galle
Journey from the highlands to the beautiful south coast an on to the historic fort town of Galle. Stay two nights at the Fort Printers (B)
Days 9-10 - Galle
Enjoy a guided walk through the 17th century fortress, with its charming cobbled streets and heritage buildings. On your last day, enjoy your 2 1/2 hour departure transfer to Colombo airport (2B)

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