Nuwara Eliya Holidays

Sample Itinerary - REF SRI LANKA 665

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Day 1: Colombo - Mount Lavinia

Welcome to Sri Lanka and the start of your holiday! Upon arrival at the airport, you will be met by our representative and transferred to your hotel. The rest of the day/evening are at your leisure.

Day 2: Mount Lavinia - Nuwara Eliya

8am Leave for Gampola to board the “Expo Rail” leaving at 1250Hrs to Nanu Oya. Board the Expo Rail where this dramatic ride will give you the chance to view some of the magnificent sites of Sri Lanka. On arrival at the Nanu Oya Railway Station, meet our Chauffeur Guide and continue to Nuwara Eliya - because of its invigorating mountain climate and scenery, is Sri Lanka’s most popular hill resort. Nuwara Eliya is also the heart of Sri Lanka’s tea country producing a significant share of the world’s best tea. OVERNIGHT Hill Club Hotel 3* - (Superior Room)

Day 3: Nuwara Eliya

The coldest and windiest location in Sri Lanka consists of ecosystems such as Montane evergreen forests, grasslands, marshy lands and aquatic ecosystem. At an altitude of 2,100 meters above sea level, Horton Plains spreads across over 3,169 hectares of the highest tableland of the island. The escarpment with a depth of 900 meters called World’s End and Baker’s Falls are the highlights of the Horton Plains. Afterwards we stop to visit a tea plantation and a tea factory, where the best tea in the world is produced. You will be told all about the process of manufacturing tea. You can also see how tea is graded. Taste a cup of pure Ceylon tea in the factory. OVERNIGHT Hill Club Hotel 3* - (Superior Room)

Day 4: Nuwara Eliya - Koggala

We set off for Koggala today, with a stop en-route at Ratnapura. The gem-mining centre of Sri Lanka is also a major crossroad between southern plains and the hill country to the east. A bustling market city servicing most of the surrounding towns, many of the prominent gem dealers in Sri Lanka operate from this town. We continue on to Koggala and drop you off at your hotel.

Days 5-13: Koggala

The next days are of your own arrangements in Koggala.

Day 14: Koggala - Colombo

We will transfer you to the Galle Face Hotel today (hotel booked directly by your self).

Day 15: Colombo

We will pick you up from the Galle Face Hotel and transfer you to the airport in time for your departure flight.

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