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Welcome to Sri Lanka and the start of your holiday with On the Go Tours. Upon arrival you will be met at the airport and transferred to your hotel in Giritale. The rest of the day is free for you to enjoy at leisure.
Today enjoy a sightseeing tour of Polonnaruwa, once a capital city of Sri Lanka and now a World Heritage site. See the intricate ruins of the Royal Palace, the Lotus bath, King Parakramabahu’s statue and a beautiful artificial lake, as well as several temples. Afterwards head to Sigiriya where you can climb to the top of the Lion Rock to see the remains of the 5th century fortress.
En route to Kandy visit Dambulla Rock temple, situated in a cave, and view the painted walls and ceilings comprising over 150 images of the Buddha. See the colossal figure of the Buddha carved out of rock and spanning 14 metres. Next head to the spice garden in Matale to learn how the spices are grown. In the evening visit the splendid Temple of the Tooth Relic. Afterwards enjoy a cultural show featuring traditional Sri Lankan dancing.
Today visit Pinnewala Elephant Orphanage, home to 60 elephants. If you visit at feeding time you can see the baby elephants being fed and afterwards head to the river to see them taking their daily bath. Next admire the Royal Botanical gardens in Peradeniya - 147 acres of flowers, trees and plants. Continuing, enjoy a city tour of Kandy visiting the town, bazaar, arts and crafts centre, a gem museum and alapidary. Later head to Colombo.
After breakfast transfer to the airport for your flight to the Maldives. Upon arrival you will be met and transferred by speedboat to your hotel where you can spend the rest of the day at leisure.
You have the next four days to do as much or as little as you like. Relax on the sandy white beaches, swim in the clear blue sea or try the many sports available at the resort.
Today marks the end of your holiday with On the Go Tours. After breakfast you will be transferred by speedboat back to Male International Airport where services end.