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Welcome to Sri Lanka and the start of your of journey through this tropical Indian Ocean Island! You'll be met at Colombo Airport and transferred to your hotel in Negombo. Sit back and relax for the remainder of the day.
Enjoy the day to relax on the beach!
Early this morning we proceed to Habarana - En route we pay a visit to the Elephant orphanage in Pinnawela. Here you can help feed and bath the elephants before driving to your hotel. This afternoon, after checking into your hotel in Giritale, visit UNESCO Listed Polonnaruwa – an incredible 11th century city. Explore the ruins of the Royal Palace, temples and Gal Vihara which boasts three enormous and revered Buddha figures.
This morning drive to Sigiriya and explore the UNESCO World Heritage Listed, 5th century Sigiriya rock fortress, built by King Kashyapa (477-495 AD). The ‘Lion Rock’ is a citadel of unusual beauty rising 200 meters from the scrub jungle. Discover the world-renowned frescoes of the ‘Heavenly Maidens’ of Sigiriya, which are in a sheltered pocket of the rock approached by a spiral stairway. After exploring the sights of Sigiriya we return to Habarana and enjoy one hour elephant back Safari into the Jungle.
This morning we visit a Spice Garden in Matale, here you will be introduced to different spices and shown how some of these spices are grown and processed and thereafter enjoy a Sri Lankan Traditional Cooking Experience at the Spice garden. We then visit the impressive Dambulla Rock Temple, before returning to your hotel.
After breakfast your driver will take you to Trincomolee. Arriving here, check into your hotel. Enjoy the remainder of the day at leisure.
For the next days ahead enjoy free time to explore the region. (Vehicle is at disposal from 0900Hrs to 1700Hrs allowing up to 50km a day and if the given mileage is exceeded, a sum of LKR 45.00 per Kilometre will have to be paid locally)
Today we drive you to Kandy at your agreed time. Arriving here, check into your hotel. Enjoy the remainder of the day at leisure.
Today wevisit Peradeniya Botanical Gardens. Back in the scenic lakeside town of Kandy, embark upon a sightseeing tour, visiting the bazaar, the arts & crafts centre and a gem museum. In the evening, visit the Temple of the Tooth Relic and then enjoy a cultural show featuring traditional Sri Lankan dancing.
Today we return to where it all began, your hotel in Negombo. Remainder of the day at leisure to relax.
Sadly your holiday comes to an end today! We will transfer you to the airport in time for your flight home.