Day 01

Air Port pick up and Dinner & Overnight stay at Negombo
Negombo is also the administrative capital of the Negombo Division. Negombo is known for its huge and old fishing industry with busy fish markets and sandy beaches. The international airport of Sri Lanka is also situated in NegomboMetropolis.

Day 02

Visit Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage & Anuradhapura
Breakfast at the hotel and leave for Anuradpura. En-route takes a short break and visits the Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage. *Dinner & Overnight stay at Anuradhapura.

Day 03

Mihintale Rock & Polonnaruwa
After Breakfast and leave for visit the Mihintale Rock temple. Mihintale is a mountain peak near Anuradhapura in Sri Lanka. It is believed by Sri Lankans to be the site of a meeting between the Buddhist monk Mahinda and King Devanampiyatissa which inaugurated the presence of Buddhism in Sri Lanka. It is now a pilgrimage site, and the site of several religious monuments and abandoned structures. Then travel to polonnaruwa and visit the Polonnaruwa Cultural site. Polonnaruwa was the capital of Sri Lanka from the 11th to the 13th century AD. This ancient city is today one of the most beautiful centers of this island’s cultural heritage. In its prime, the city, inside it’s 3½ miles strong encircling walls, housed hundreds of thousands of people. *Dinner & Overnight stay at Polonnaruwa.

Day 04

Sigiriya Rock Fortress & Minnariya National Park
Breakfast at the hotel and leave for Sigiriya and visit the Sigiriya rock fortress. Sigiriya : Sigiriya (Lion Rock) is a Rock Fortress and archaeological significance that is dominated by a massive column of rock nearly 200 metres (660 ft) high. According to the ancient Sri Lankan chronicle the Culavamsa, this site was selected by King Kasyapa (477 – 495 CE) for his new capital. He built his palace on the top of this rock and decorated its sides with colourful frescoes. *An evening you can go for the elephant ride at sigiriya. An evening visit a forest Buddhist monastery. And the afternoon Take a jeep safari through the Minneriya National Park , looking for elephants, deer, peacocks, boars, and many kinds of birds. *Dinner & Overnight stay at Sigiriya.

Day 05

Golden Rock Temple & Temple of the Tooth
Next day Breakfast at the hotel and leave for Kandy via Dambulla and Matale. En-route visits the Golden rock temple. Golden Rock is a cave temple which dates back to the 1st Century .BC. Its rock ceiling is one large sweep of colorful frescoes which depict Buddhist mythology and the tales of the Buddha’s previous births. The caves house the largest collection of Buddha statues in one place. Then travel to Kandy visit the Matale spice garden. In Kandy visit the Temple of the Tooth. View a cultural dance in evening. Kandy – The Last seat of the Sinhala Kings, is a very popular destination for visitors from home and abroad. *Dinner and Overnight stay at Kandy

Day 06

Transfer to the airport on time for the flight, En-route you will have a city tour in Colombo
Colombo is the commercial capital and largest city of Sri Lanka. Colombo has a population of 555,031 in the city limits. It is the financial centre of the island and a popular tourist destination.

Inclusions:

  •  Air Conditioned Private Car / Family Van / Mini Coach or Luxury Bus
  • Budget Hotels / 02 Stars / 03 stars /04 stars /05 stars Hotel accommodations (on any meal basis)
  • English / German speaking Professional Friendly Guides
  • All Costs related to all tour excursions, Entrance fees of all UNESCO Heritage sites, Safari Jeep and other mentioned all tour activities are included
  • Unlimited mineral water bottles for the entire tour
  • Unlimited mileage throughout your tour
  • All Government taxes & tariffs are included
  • No Additional Charges

Exclusions:

  • Additional meals & beverages outside of the booked meal plan
  • Expenses of personal nature

Day 01

Air Port pick up and Dinner & Overnight stay at Colombo
Colombo is the commercial capital and largest city of Sri Lanka. Colombo has a population of 555,031 in the city limits. It is the financial centre of the island and a popular tourist destination.

Day 02

Visit Elephant Orphanage & Temple of the Tooth
Breakfast at the hotel and leave for Kandy. En-route takes a short break and visits the Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage.
*Dinner & Overnight stay at Kandy.

Day 03

Tea Factory and Ramboda Waterfall
After Breakfast and leave for Nuwara Eliya. En-route visits a Tea Factory, a Tea Plantation and Ramboda Waterfall.
Nuwara Eliya is a city, in the hill country of the Central Province, Sri Lanka. The city name meaning is “city on the plain (table land)” or “city of light”. The city is the administrative capital of Nuwara Eliya District, with a picturesque landscape and temperate climate. It is located at an altitude of 1,868 m (6,128 ft) and is considered to be the most important location for Tea production in Sri Lanka. The city is overlooked by Pidurutalagala, the tallest mountain in Sri Lanka. Nuwara Eliya is also known for the temperate, cool climate, the city is known for being the coolest area in Sri Lanka. In the Evening City tour in Nuwara Eliya town and visit the Geogery Lake.
*Dinner & Overnight stay at Nuwara Eliya.

Day 04

Visit Horton Plains
Breakfast at the hotel and leave for Horton Plains and World’s End
Horton Plains is a unique natural attraction in Sri Lanka. It is located in the highest plateau of the country and its known for its beautiful landscapes and rare plant and animal life. The Horton plains is one of the most important catchment areas in Sri Lanka which acts as a giant sponge which store rain water and then feed several major rivers of the country through out the year. The vegetation mainly consists of wet grass lands and montane forest. The weather at Horton Plains is quite dynamic. Average temperature varies between 5 degrees Celsius to 27 degrees Celsius.
Dinner & Overnight stay at Nuwara Eliya

Day 05

Beach Vacation 01
Breakfast at the hotel and leave for Galle.
Galle City Tour and Visit Galle Fort and Light House.
Galle – Galle was known as Gimhathiththa (although Ibn Batuta in the 14th century refers to it as Qall) before the arrival of the Portuguese in the 16th century, when it was the main port on the island. Galle reached the height of its development in the 18th century, during the Dutch colonial period. Galle is the best example of a fortified city built by the Portuguese in South and Southeast Asia, showing the interaction between Portuguese architectural styles and native traditions. The city was extensively fortified by the Dutch during the 17th century from 1649 onwards. The Galle fort is a world heritage site and is the largest remaining fortress in Asia built by European occupiers.Other prominent landmarks in Galle include the city’s natural harbor, the National Maritime Museum, St. Mary’s Cathedral founded by Jesuit priests, one of the main Shiva temples on the island, and Many luxury hotels.
*Dinner and Overnight stay at Galle

Day 06

Beach Vacation 02
Breakfast at the hotel and leave for Bentota. En- Route visit Ahungalla Beach.
Bentota City Tour
Bentota – Bentota is a coastal town in Sri Lanka, located in the Galle District of the Southern Province, governed by an Urban Council. It is approximately 65 kilometres (40 mi) south of Colombo and 56 kilometres (35 mi) north of Galle. Bentota is situated on the southern bank of the Bentota River mouth, at an elevation of 3 metres (9.8 ft) above the sea level. The name of the town is derived from a mythical story which claims a demon named ‘Bem’ ruled the tota or river bank.
*Dinner and Overnight stay at Bentota

Day 07

Air Port Drop from Bentota
Leave from Bentota for Bandaranayake International Air Port.

 

Inclusions:

  •  Air Conditioned Private Car / Family Van / Mini Coach or Luxury Bus
  • Budget Hotels / 02 Stars / 03 stars /04 stars /05 stars Hotel accommodations (on any meal basis)
  • English / German speaking Professional Friendly Guides
  • All Costs related to all tour excursions, Entrance fees of all UNESCO Heritage sites, Safari Jeep and other mentioned all tour activities are included
  • Unlimited mineral water bottles for the entire tour
  • Unlimited mileage throughout your tour
  • All Government taxes & tariffs are included
  • No Additional Charges

Exclusions:

  • Additional meals & beverages outside of the booked meal plan
  • Expenses of personal nature

Day 01

Air Port pick up and Dinner & Overnight stay at Negombo

Day 02

Visit Elephant Orphanage & Sigiriya Rock Fortress
Breakfast at the hotel and leave for Sigiriya Rock Fortress. En-route takes a short break and visits the Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage.
Travel to Sigiriya Check in the hotel and evening you will travel to visit the Sigiriya rock fortress.
In the Evening have an Elephant ride in Sigiriya
*Dinner & Overnight stay at Sigiriya

Day 03

Polonnaruwa Cultural Tour & Minneriya Safari
After Breakfast and leave for Polonnaruwa Cultural Site and Ruins.
An evening visit a forest Buddhist monastery. And the afternoon Take a jeep safari through the Minneriya National Park , looking for elephants, deer, peacocks, boars, and many kinds of birds.
*Dinner & Overnight stay at Sigiriya.

Day 04

Golden Rock Temple and The Temple of Tooth
Breakfast at the hotel and leave for Kandy via Dambulla and Matale. En- Route visit Golden Rock Temple.
Golden Rock is a cave temple which dates back to the 1st Century .BC. Its rock ceiling is one large sweep of colorful frescoes which depict Buddhist mythology and the tales of the Buddha’s previous births. The caves house the largest collection of Buddha statues in one place.
Then travel to Kandy and on the way visit to Matale Spice Garden. In the evening visit Kandy Temple of Tooth. Evening view the Cultural Dance.
Dinner & Overnight stay at Kandy

Day 05

Tea Factory and Ramboda Waterfall
Breakfast at the hotel and leave for Nuwara Eliya. En-route visits a Tea Factory, Tea Plantation and Ramboda Waterfall.
An evening you will have a cit tour in Nuwara eliya and visit the Gregory lake.
*Dinner and Overnight stay at Nuwara Eliya

Day 06

Ravana Waterfall and Yala National Park
Breakfast at the hotel and leave for Yala. En- Route visit Ravana Waterfall.
In the evening go for a Wild life safari tour in Yala National Park.
Yala National Park – Yala National Park is the most visited and second largest national park in Sri Lanka. The park consists of five blocks, two of which are now open to the public, and also adjoining parks. The blocks have individual names such as, Ruhuna National Park (block and Kumana National Park or ‘Yala East’ for the adjoining area. It is situated in the southeast region of the country, and lies in Southern Province and Uva Province. The park covers 979 square kilometres (378 sq mi) and is located about 300 kilometres (190 mi) from Colombo. Yala was designated as a wildlife sanctuary in 1900, and, along with Wilpattu was one of the first two national parks in Sri Lanka, having been designated in 1938. The park is best known for its variety of wild animals. It is important for the conservation of Sri Lankan elephants, Sri Lankan leopards and aquatic birds
*Dinner and Overnight stay at Hotel in Tissa

Day 07

Galle Dutch Fortress (Beach Stay 01)
Breakfast at the hotel leave for Galle .
Galle was known as Gimhathiththa before the arrival of the Portuguese in the 16th century, when it was the main port on the island. Galle reached the height of its development in the 18th century, during the Dutch colonial period. Galle is the best example of a fortified city built by the Portuguese in South and Southeast Asia, showing the interaction between Portuguese architectural styles and native traditions. The city was extensively fortified by the Dutch during the 17th century from 1649 onwards. The Galle fort is a world heritage site and is the largest remaining fortress in Asia built by European occupiers.
Dinner and Over night stay in Galle

Day 08

Bentota (Beach Stay 02 )
Breakfast at the hotel leave for Bentota. En Route visit the Turtle Hatchery.
Bentota is a tourist attraction, with a local airport (Bentota River Airport) and a handful and world-class hotels. It is a destination for watersports. Bentota also delivers an ancient art of healing called Ayurveda. Bentota is famous for its toddy production, an alcoholic beverage made out of coconut nectar. It also has a turtle hatchery, located on Induruwa beach.Beach Stay with many choices of spending your time. Leisurely strolling on the Golden Beaches enthralled in the magical atmosphere.
Lazing on a Sun deck reading a book of you choice, and sipping a cool fresh tropical fruit drink of pine apple, Mango, Banana.
Water Sports : Water skiing, Wind Surfing, Snorkeling or cutting through the choppy on a jet water scooter and much more…
Dinner and Overnight stay at Bentota

Day 09

Air Port Drop from Bentota .

 

Inclusions:

  •  Air Conditioned Private Car / Family Van / Mini Coach or Luxury Bus
  • Budget Hotels / 02 Stars / 03 stars /04 stars /05 stars Hotel accommodations (on any meal basis)
  • English / German speaking Professional Friendly Guides
  • All Costs related to all tour excursions, Entrance fees of all UNESCO Heritage sites, Safari Jeep and other mentioned all tour activities are included
  • Unlimited mineral water bottles for the entire tour
  • Unlimited mileage throughout your tour
  • All Government taxes & tariffs are included
  • No Additional Charges

Exclusions:

  • Additional meals & beverages outside of the booked meal plan
  • Expenses of personal nature

Day 01

Air Port pick up and Dinner & Overnight stay at Negombo
Negombo is a major tourist destination in Sri Lanka. This city is an ideal and liberal place with luxury, tropical life style, for those who want quick access to and from the country’s main international airport and also to Colombo city. The 100 km long canal network running through the city is still used, and outrigger canoes and modern water-craft ply this route daily, for trade and tourist purposes. Remnants of colonization include the Dutch fort built in 1672, as well as centuries-old Portuguese and Dutch houses, Administrative buildings, Churches and the ceiling frescoes of St. Mary’s Cathedral.Negombo is also home to the country’s second-largest fish market, also locally famous as being called the “Lellama (Lel-La-Ma)”, at the north end of the town’s lagoon. There are daily fish auctions, which give tourists a chance to meet the area’s fishermen, buy fish and even organise fishing trips into the lagoon and the ocean beyond. Other nearby attractions open to visitors include Muthurajawela Marshland, which is part of a 6,000-hectare (14,826-acre). The Protected mangroves of the Negombo lagoon, is home to over 190 species of wildlife. Dinner & Overnight stay at Negambo.

Day 02

Anuradhapura and Mihinthale Rock
Breakfast at the hotel and leave for Anuradhapura Ancient City. Visit the cultural sites.

Anuradhapura :
Anuradhapura is the birthplace of Sinhala civilization & one of the world’s largest archeological sites. It is considered as the greatest monastic city of the ancient world, & was founded in the 5th century BC. In the evening visit to Mihinthale Rock

Mihinthale Rock :
Mihintale is a mountain peak near Anuradhapura. It is believed by Sri Lankans to be the site of a meeting between the Buddhist monk Mahinda and King Devanampiyatissa which inaugurated the presence of Buddhism in Sri Lanka. It is now a pilgrimage site, and the site of several religious monuments and abandoned structures.
*Dinner & Overnight stay at Anuradhapura

Day 03

Polonnaruwa 
After Breakfast and leave for Polonnaruwa Cultural Site and Ruins.

Polonnaruwa : 
Polonnaruwa is the main town of Polonnaruwa District in the North Central Province, Sri Lanka. Kaduruwela area is the Polonnaruwa New Town and the other part of Polonnaruwa, remains as the royal ancient city of polonnaru kingdom.The second most ancient of Sri Lanka’s kingdoms, Polonnaruwa was first declared the capital city by King Vijayabahu I, who defeated the Chola invaders in 1070 to reunite the country once more under a local leader.The Ancient City of Polonnaruwa has been declared a World Heritage Site.
Afternoon make a Safari trip to “Minneriya National Park”, looking for elephants, deer, peacocks, boars, and many kinds of birds.
*Dinner and Over night stay in Polonnaruwa

Day 04

Sigiriya Rock Fortress, Golden Rock Temple, and Kandy

Breakfast at the hotel and leave for Sigiriya Rock Fortress.

Sigiriya :
Sigiriyya is an ancient palace located in the central Matale District near the town of Dambulla in the Central Province, Sri Lanka. The name refers to a site of historical and archaeological significance that is dominated by a massive column of rock nearly 200 metres (660 ft) high. According to the ancient Sri Lankan chronicle the Culavamsa, this site was selected by King Kasyapa (477 – 495 CE) for his new capital. He built his palace on the top of this rock and decorated its sides with colourful frescoes. On a small plateau about halfway up the side of this rock he built a gateway in the form of an enormous lion. The name of this place is derived from this structure —Sīhāgiri, the Lion Rock. The capital and the royal palace was abandoned after the king’s death. It was used as a Buddhist monastery until the 14th century.
Sigiriya today is a UNESCO listed World Heritage Site. It is one of the best preserved examples of ancient urban planning.[2] It is the most visited historic site in Sri Lanka
After Sigiriya leave for Kandy via Dambullan and Matale . En route visit Golden Rock Temple

Golden Rock is a cave temple which dates back to the 1st Century .BC. Its rock ceiling is one large sweep of colorful frescoes which depict Buddhist mythology and the tales of the Buddha’s previous births. The caves house the largest collection of Buddha statues in one place.
Dinner & Overnight stay at Kandy

Day 05

Elephant Orphanage and Temple of Tooth 

-Next day travel to Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage.

Elephant Orphanage, an institution that has been looking after orphaned or injured elephants that would otherwise have surely died. If you leave the hotel early then you can watch the elephants bath in the river after the youngest babies are milk fed.

-Travel back to Kandy and visit “Temple of Tooth”.
-In the evening view The cultural Dance

*Dinner and Overnight stay at Kandy

Day 06

Botanical Garden , Tea Factory & Nuwara Eliya

Breakfast at the hotel and leave for Nuwara Eliya. En- Route visit Peradeniya Botanical Garden.

– Travel to Nuwara Eliya. En route visit Tea Factory, Tea Plantation & Ramboda Waterfall
– Visit Nuwara Eliya. In the evening make a city tour to Nuwara Eliya City and Gegory Lake

Nuwara Eliya :
Nuwara Eliya is a city, in the hill country of the Central Province, Sri Lanka. The city name meaning is “ Little England” , “city on the plain (table land)” or “city of light”. The city is the administrative capital of Nuwara Eliya District, with a picturesque landscape and temperate climate. It is located at an altitude of 1,868 m (6,128 ft) and is considered to be the most important location for Tea production in Sri Lanka. The city is overlooked by Pidurutalagala, the tallest mountain in Sri Lanka. Nuwara Eliya is also known for the temperate, cool climate, the city is known for being the coolest area in Sri Lanka
*Dinner and Over Night stay in Nuwara Eliya

Day 07

Horton Plains & World’s End

– Early Morning travel to Horton Plains. Have a walk of 01 hour and visit World’s End.

Horton Plains :
Horton Plains National Park is a protected area in the central highlands of Sri Lanka and is covered by montane grassland and cloud forest. This plateau at an altitude of 2,100–2,300 metres (6,900–7,500 ft) is rich in biodiversity and many species found here are endemic to the region. This region was designated a national park in 1988. It is also a popular tourist destination and is situated 32 kilometres (20 mi) from Nuwara Eliya and 8 kilometres (5.0 mi) from Ohiya.The Horton Plains are the headwaters of three major Sri Lankan rivers, the Mahaweli, Kelani, and Walawe. In Sinhala the plains are known as Maha Eliya Plains. Stone tools dating back to Balangoda culture have been found here. The plains’ vegetation is grasslands interspersed with montane forest, and includes many endemic woody plants. Large herds of Sri Lankan sambar deer feature as typical mammals, and the park is also an Important Bird Area with many species not only endemic to Sri Lanka but restricted to the Horton Plains. Forest dieback is one of the major threats to the park and some studies suggest that it is caused by a natural phenomenon.

World’s End :
World’s End is located in Horton Plains National Park of Nuwara Eliya, Sri Lanka. It is a sheer cliff, with a drop of about 4,000 feet (1,200 m). It is one of the most visited parts of Horton Plains National Park.] It is one of a key tourist attraction places in Sri Lanka.1 km away from the main cliff is a smaller cliff with a 1,000 feet (300 m) drop, known as Small World’s End. The Indian Ocean, which is 81 km away to the south, can be seen on clear days.

– Then Travel to Nuwara Eliya, check out from the hotel and Leave for Yala

Dinner and Overnight stay in Yala

Day 08

Yala National Park

Early morning go for a Wild life Safari Tour at Yala National Park.

Yala National Park :
Yala National Park is the most visited and second largest national park in Sri Lanka. The park consists of five blocks, two of which are now open to the public, and also adjoining parks. The blocks have individual names such as, Ruhuna National Park (block 1) and Kumana National Park or ‘Yala East’ for the adjoining area. It is situated in the southeast region of the country, and lies in Southern Province and Uva Province. The park covers 979 square kilometres (378 sq mi) and is located about 300 kilometres (190 mi) from Colombo. Yala was designated as a wildlife sanctuary in 1900, and, along with Wilpattu was one of the first two national parks in Sri Lanka, having been designated in 1938. The park is best known for its variety of wild animals. It is important for the conservation of Sri Lankan elephants, Sri Lankan leopards and aquatic birds.
After the Yala safari tour, go back to the hotel in Yala and check out. Leave for Galle.
*Dinner and Over night stay in Galle

Day 09

Galle Dutch Fortress and Turtle Hatchery (Beach Stay 01)

Travel to Galle Dutch Fortress , Turtle Hatchery and Galle City tour.

Galle & Galle Dutch Fortress :
An ancient city which is now a modern and buzzing town today. It was the most important sea port way back in history, where the sea faring merchants arrived to trade and barter. This is also where the Portuguese first set foot in the year 1505 and built a fortress, which was later captured and fortified by the Dutch. The fortress is one of the best preserved in the island. A visit to the fortress and to watch the sunset from the rampart is an experience unforgettable.The oldest Protestant church in the country called the ‘Groote Kirk’ built by the Dutch is located inside the Fort. It is situated close to New Oriental Hotel also built by them as the Governor’s Residence in 1684.
*Dinner and Over night stay in Galle

Day 10

Coral Gardens Boat Tour and Bentota Beach Stay ( Beach Stay 02)

Breakfast at the hotel and Leave for Bentota. En rote visit Hikkaduwa Coral Gardens for an amazing boat trip to explore Corals.

Hikkaduwa Marine National Park :
Hikkaduwa National Park is one of the two marine national parks in Sri Lanka. The national park contains a fringing coral reef of high degree of biodiversity. The area was declared a wildlife sanctuary on May 18, 1979, and then on August 14, 1988, upgraded to a nature reserve with extended land area.[1] The growth of the number of visitors in the next 25 years increased the degradation of the coral reef. To reduce the effects to the ecosystem, the reef was declared a national park on September 19, 2002.
Hikkaduwa coral reef is a typical shallow fringing reef with an average depth of around 5 metres (16 ft). The coral reef reduces the coastal erosion and forms a natural breakwater. The coast of the national park extends four km. Generally the coast is narrow, ranging from 5–50 m according to the climatic conditions of the year. Scuba diving is a popular recreation here.

Bentota & Bentota Beach :
Bentota is a tourist attraction, with a local airport (Bentota River Airport) and a handful and world-class hotels. It is a destination for watersports. Bentota also delivers an ancient art of healing called Ayurveda. Bentota is famous for its toddy production, an alcoholic beverage made out of coconut nectar. It also has a turtle hatchery, located on Induruwa beach.Beach Stay with many choices of spending your time. Leisurely strolling on the Golden Beaches enthralled in the magical atmosphere.Lazing on a Sun deck reading a book of you choice, and sipping a cool fresh tropical fruit drink of pine apple, Mango, Banana.

Water Sports :
Water skiing, Wind Surfing, Snorkeling or cutting through the choppy on a jet water scooter and much more
*Dinner and over night stay in Bentota

Day 11

Air Port Drop from Bentota.

 

Inclusions:

  •  Air Conditioned Private Car / Family Van / Mini Coach or Luxury Bus
  • Budget Hotels / 02 Stars / 03 stars /04 stars /05 stars Hotel accommodations (on any meal basis)
  • English / German speaking Professional Friendly Guides
  • All Costs related to all tour excursions, Entrance fees of all UNESCO Heritage sites, Safari Jeep and other mentioned all tour activities are included
  • Unlimited mineral water bottles for the entire tour
  • Unlimited mileage throughout your tour
  • All Government taxes & tariffs are included
  • No Additional Charges

Exclusions:

  • Additional meals & beverages outside of the booked meal plan
  • Expenses of personal nature

Day 01

Air Port pick up and Dinner & Overnight stay at Negombo
Negombo is a major tourist destination in Sri Lanka. This city is an ideal and liberal place with luxury, tropical life style, for those who want quick access to and from the country’s main international airport and also to Colombo city. The 100 km long canal network running through the city is still used, and outrigger canoes and modern water-craft ply this route daily, for trade and tourist purposes. Remnants of colonization include the Dutch fort built in 1672, as well as centuries-old Portuguese and Dutch houses, Administrative buildings, Churches and the ceiling frescoes of St. Mary’s Cathedral.Negombo is also home to the country’s second-largest fish market, also locally famous as being called the “Lellama (Lel-La-Ma)”, at the north end of the town’s lagoon. There are daily fish auctions, which give tourists a chance to meet the area’s fishermen, buy fish and even organise fishing trips into the lagoon and the ocean beyond. Other nearby attractions open to visitors include Muthurajawela Marshland, which is part of a 6,000-hectare (14,826-acre). The Protected mangroves of the Negombo lagoon, is home to over 190 species of wildlife.
*Dinner & Overnight stay at Negambo.

Day 02

Visit a Ayurveda Center
Breakfast at the hotel and leave for a Ayurveda Center in Negombo.

Ayurveda :
Ayurveda or Ayurvedic medicine is a system of Hindu traditional medicine native to the Indian subcontinent. Practices derived from Ayurvedic traditions are a type of alternative medicine. Ayurveda is a discipline of the upaveda or “auxiliary knowledge” in Vedic tradition. The origins of Ayurveda are also found in the Atharvaveda,[4][5] which contains 114 hymns and incantations described as magical cures for disease. There are also various legendary accounts of the origin of Ayurveda, e.g., that it was received by Dhanvantari (or Divodasa) from Brahma.[6][7][8] Ayurvedic practices include the use of herbal medicines, mineral or metal supplementation (rasa shastra), surgical techniques, opium, and application of oil by massages.
In the evening make a city tour to Negombo City.
*Dinner & over night stay in Negombo

Day 03

Anuradhapura and Yapahuwa Fortress
After Breakfast and leave for Anuradhapura Ancient City. En route visit Yapahuwa Fortress

Anuradhapura :
Anuradhapura is the birthplace of Sinhala civilization & one of the world’s largest archeological sites. It is considered as the greatest monastic city of the ancient world, & was founded in the 5th century BC.

Yapahuwa Fortress :
Yapahuwa is a huge rock fortress located on a very pleasant shaded site. The fort palace & town were built sheltering on the south side of the crag, protected by two ramparts & a moat. The ramparts form a rough semicircle, the ends of which join the foot of the high steep-sided rock.
*Dinner and Over night stay in Anuradhapura

Day 04

Mihinthale Rock Temple and Polonnaruwa Ancient City
Breakfast at the hotel and leave for Mihinthale Rock Temple.

Mihinthale Rock Temple :
Mihintale is a mountain peak near Anuradhapura in Sri Lanka. It is believed by Sri Lankans to be the site of a meeting between the Buddhist monk Mahinda and King Devanampiyatissa which inaugurated the presence of Buddhism in Sri Lanka. It is now a pilgrimage site, and the site of several religious monuments and abandoned structures.
After leave for Polonnaruwa and visit Polonnaruwa Cultura site.

Polonnaruwa :
Polonnaruwa is the main town of Polonnaruwa District in the North Central Province, Sri Lanka. Kaduruwela area is the Polonnaruwa New Town and the other part of Polonnaruwa, remains as the royal ancient city of polonnaru kingdom.The second most ancient of Sri Lanka’s kingdoms, Polonnaruwa was first declared the capital city by King Vijayabahu I, who defeated the Chola invaders in 1070 to reunite the country once more under a local leader.
The Ancient City of Polonnaruwa has been declared a World Heritage Site.
Dinner & Overnight stay Polonnaruwa

Day 05

Sigiriya Rock Fortress and Minneriya National Park 

-Next day travel to Sigiriya and visit Sigiriya Rock Fortress.

Sigiriya Rock Fortress :
Sigiriya is an ancient palace located in the central Matale District near the town of Dambulla in the Central Province, Sri Lanka. The name refers to a site of historical and archaeological significance that is dominated by a massive column of rock nearly 200 metres (660 ft) high. According to the ancient Sri Lankan chronicle the Culavamsa, this site was selected by King Kasyapa (477 – 495 CE) for his new capital. He built his palace on the top of this rock and decorated its sides with colourful frescoes. On a small plateau about halfway up the side of this rock he built a gateway in the form of an enormous lion. The name of this place is derived from this structure —Sīhāgiri, the Lion Rock. The capital and the royal palace was abandoned after the king’s death. It was used as a Buddhist monastery until the 14th century.
Sigiriya today is a UNESCO listed World Heritage Site. It is one of the best preserved examples of ancient urban planning. It is the most visited historic site in Sri Lanka
-In the evening make a wild life trip to Minneriya National Park

Minneriya National Park :
Minneriya National Park is a national park in North Central Province of Sri Lanka. The area was designated as a national park on 12 August 1997, having been originally declared as a wildlife sanctuary in 1938.[1] The reason for declaring the area as protected is to protect the catchment of Minneriya tank and the wildlife of the surrounding area. The tank is of historical importance, having been built by King Mahasen in third century AD. The park is a dry season feeding ground for the elephant population dwelling in forests of Matale, Polonnaruwa, and Trincomalee districts. The park earned revenue of Rs. 10.7 millions in the six months ending in August 2009.[2] Along with Kaudulla and Girithale, Minneriya forms one of the 70 Important Bird Areas (IBAs) of Sri Lanka
*Dinner and Overnight stay Sigiriya

Day 06

Golden Rock Temple and Temple of Tooth
Breakfast at the hotel and leave for Kandy via Dambulla and Matale. En- Route visit Dambulla Golden Rock Temple

Golden Rock Temple :
Golden Rock is a cave temple which dates back to the 1st Century .BC. Its rock ceiling is one large sweep of colorful frescoes which depict Buddhist mythology and the tales of the Buddha’s previous births. The caves house the largest collection of Buddha statues in one place.
*Dinner and Over Night stay in Nuwara Eliya

-After Golden Rock Temple leave for Kandy en route visit Matale Spice Garden.
-Reach Kandy and Visit Temple of Tooth. In the Evening view the cultural show

Kandy :
Kandy is the second largest city in the country after Colombo. It was the last capital of the ancient kings’ era of Sri Lanka. The city lies in the midst of hills in the Kandy plateau, which crosses an area of tropical plantations, mainly tea. Kandy is both an administrative and religious city and is also the capital of the Central Province. Kandy is the home of The Temple of the Tooth Relic (Sri Dalada Maligawa), one of the most sacred places of worship in the Buddhist world. It was declared a world heritage site by UNESCO in 1988.
*Dinner and Over Night stay in Kandy

Day 07

Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage and Peradeniya Botanical Garden
Breakfast at the hotel and leave for Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage.

-Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage :
Elephant Orphanage, an institution that has been looking after orphaned or injured elephants that would otherwise have surely died. If you leave the hotel early then you can watch the elephants bath in the river after the youngest babies are milk fed.

-Then travel Kandy En-route visit the Peradeniya Botanicle garden and evening you will have a city tour in Kandy.

Peradeniya Botanical Garden :
The Royal Botanic Gardens Peradeniya is well known for its large variety of plant life. The great lawns highlight huge tropical trees and a variety of bamboo can be found in one place. The Royal Botanic Gardens was established in 1821.
*Dinner and Over night stay in Kandy

Day 08

Tea Factory, Ramboda Waterfall and Nuwara Eliya 
Breakfast at the Hotel and Leave for Nuwara Eliya. En route visit Tea Factory, Tea Plantation and Ramboda Waterfall.

Ramboda Waterfall :
Ramboda Falls is 109m high and 11th highest waterfall in Sri Lanka and 729th highest waterfall in the world. It is situated in Pussellawa area, on the A5 highway at Ramboda Pass. It formed by Panna Oya which is a tributary of Kothmale Oya. Altitude of the falls is 945m above sea level.
Reach Nuwara Eliya and check into the Hotel
In the Evening make a city tour to Nuwara Eliya City

Nuwara Eliya :
Nuwara Eliya is a city, in the hill country of the Central Province, Sri Lanka. The city name meaning is “ Little England” , “city on the plain (table land)” or “city of light”. The city is the administrative capital of Nuwara Eliya District, with a picturesque landscape and temperate climate. It is located at an altitude of 1,868 m (6,128 ft) and is considered to be the most important location for Tea production in Sri Lanka. The city is overlooked by Pidurutalagala, the tallest mountain in Sri Lanka. Nuwara Eliya is also known for the temperate, cool climate, the city is known for being the coolest area in Sri Lanka
*Dinner and Over night stay in Nuwara Eliya

Day 09

Horton Plains, World’s End, Kithulgala and Yala
Early morning leave for Horton Plains and World’s End.

Horton Plains :
Horton Plains National Park is a protected area in the central highlands of Sri Lanka and is covered by montane grassland and cloud forest. This plateau at an altitude of 2,100–2,300 metres (6,900–7,500 ft) is rich in biodiversity and many species found here are endemic to the region. This region was designated a national park in 1988. It is also a popular tourist destination and is situated 32 kilometres (20 mi) from Nuwara Eliya and 8 kilometres (5.0 mi) from Ohiya.The Horton Plains are the headwaters of three major Sri Lankan rivers, the Mahaweli, Kelani, and Walawe. In Sinhala the plains are known as Maha Eliya Plains. Stone tools dating back to Balangoda culture have been found here. The plains’ vegetation is grasslands interspersed with montane forest, and includes many endemic woody plants. Large herds of Sri Lankan sambar deer feature as typical mammals, and the park is also an Important Bird Area with many species not only endemic to Sri Lanka but restricted to the Horton Plains. Forest dieback is one of the major threats to the park and some studies suggest that it is caused by a natural phenomenon.

World’s End :
World’s End is located in Horton Plains National Park of Nuwara Eliya, Sri Lanka. It is a sheer cliff, with a drop of about 4,000 feet (1,200 m). It is one of the most visited parts of Horton Plains National Park.] It is one of a key tourist attraction places in Sri Lanka.1 km away from the main cliff is a smaller cliff with a 1,000 feet (300 m) drop, known as Small World’s End. The Indian Ocean, which is 81 km away to the south, can be seen on clear days.

– Then Leave for Kithulgala

Kithulgala :
Kitulgala is a small town in the west of Sri Lanka. It is in the wet zone rain forest, which gets two monsoons each year, and is one of the wettest places in the country. Nevertheless, it comes alive in the first three months of the year, especially in February, the driest month. The Academy Award-winning The Bridge on the River Kwai was filmed on the Kelani River near Kitulgala, although nothing remains now except the concrete foundations for the bridge (and, supposedly, the submerged train cars that plunged into the river in the climactic scene). Kitulgala is also a base for white-water rafting, which starts a few kilometres upstream.
Dinner and Over night stay in Nuwara Eliya

Day 10

Yala National Park
Breakfast at the Hotel and Leave for Yala.

Yala National Park :
Yala National Park is the most visited and second largest national park in Sri Lanka. The park consists of five blocks, two of which are now open to the public, and also adjoining parks. The blocks have individual names such as, Ruhuna National Park (block 1) and Kumana National Park or ‘Yala East’ for the adjoining area. It is situated in the southeast region of the country, and lies in Southern Province and Uva Province. The park covers 979 square kilometres (378 sq mi) and is located about 300 kilometres (190 mi) from Colombo. Yala was designated as a wildlife sanctuary in 1900, and, along with Wilpattu was one of the first two national parks in Sri Lanka, having been designated in 1938. The park is best known for its variety of wild animals. It is important for the conservation of Sri Lankan elephants, Sri Lankan leopards and aquatic birds.
*Dinner and Over night stay in Yala

Day 11

Yala Safari Trip and Galle Dutch Fortress (Beach Stay 01)
Early morning go for a wild life safari tour to Yala National Park.

-Back to the hotel and check out. Leave for Galle. Travel to Galle .

Galle & Galle Dutch Fortress :
An ancient city which is now a modern and buzzing town today. It was the most important sea port way back in history, where the sea faring merchants arrived to trade and barter. This is also where the Portuguese first set foot in the year 1505 and built a fortress, which was later captured and fortified by the Dutch. The fortress is one of the best preserved in the island. A visit to the fortress and to watch the sunset from the rampart is an experience unforgettable.The oldest Protestant church in the country called the ‘Groote Kirk’ built by the Dutch is located inside the Fort. Fort. It is situated close to New Oriental Hotel also built by them as the Governor’s Residence in 1684.
*Dinner and Over night Stay in Galle

Day 12

Galle City Tour , Hikkaduwa Coral Garden and Bentota ( Beach Stay 02)
Breakfast at the hotel and go for a city tour to Galle and visit Galle Fortress . Travel to Bentota. En route visit Hikkaduwa Coral Gardens for an amazing boat trip to explore Corals.

Hikkaduwa Marine National Park :
Hikkaduwa National Park is one of the two marine national parks in Sri Lanka. The national park contains a fringing coral reef of high degree of biodiversity. The area was declared a wildlife sanctuary on May 18, 1979, and then on August 14, 1988, upgraded to a nature reserve with extended land area.[1] The growth of the number of visitors in the next 25 years increased the degradation of the coral reef. To reduce the effects to the ecosystem, the reef was declared a national park on September 19, 2002.
Hikkaduwa coral reef is a typical shallow fringing reef with an average depth of around 5 metres (16 ft). The coral reef reduces the coastal erosion and forms a natural breakwater. The coast of the national park extends four km. Generally the coast is narrow, ranging from 5–50 m according to the climatic conditions of the year. Scuba diving is a popular recreation here.

Bentota & Bentota Beach :
Bentota is a tourist attraction, with a local airport (Bentota River Airport) and a handful and world-class hotels. It is a destination for watersports. Bentota also delivers an ancient art of healing called Ayurveda. Bentota is famous for its toddy production, an alcoholic beverage made out of coconut nectar. It also has a turtle hatchery, located on Induruwa beach.Beach Stay with many choices of spending your time. Leisurely strolling on the Golden Beaches enthralled in the magical atmosphere.Lazing on a Sun deck reading a book of you choice, and sipping a cool fresh tropical fruit drink of pine apple, Mango, Banana.
*Dinner and over night stay in Bentota

Day 13

Bentota and Turtle Hatchery (Beach Stay 02)
After breakfast visit Bentota Town ,Turtle Hatchery and Fishing Village.

Turtle Hatchery 
Projects have been launched to conserve the population of turtles that are reaching extinction and such projects are found along the southern coast of Sri Lanka where turtles come as hop to lay their eggs. The turtle digs a hole on the Beach, Lays hers eggs and covers it with sand where it is suppose, incubate by the heat of the sun.

– In the evening go for water sports in Bentota
– Relaxing Beach stay in Bentota

*Dinner and over night stay in Bentota

Day 14

The Capital Stay ‘Colombo’ and Gangarama Temple
Breakfast at the Hotel and leave for Colombo. En route visit a city tour of Colombo.

Gangarama Temple
Gangaramaya Temple is one of the most important temples in Colombo, Sri Lanka, being a mix of modern architecture and cultural essence. The temple’s architecture demonstrates an eclectic mix of Sri Lankan, Thai, Indian, and Chinese architecture.This Buddhist temple includes several imposing buildings and is situated not far from the placid waters of Beira Lake on a plot of land that was originally a small hermitage on a piece of marshy land. It has the main features of a Vihara (temple), the Cetiya (Pagada) the Bodhitree, the Vihara Mandiraya, the Seema malaka (assembly hall for monks) and the Relic Chamber. In addition, a museum, a library, a residential hall, a three storeyed Pirivena, educational halls and an alms hall are also on the premises.Most notable for tourists is the architecture of the Simamalaka Shrine, which was built with donations from a Muslim sponsor to the design of Geoffrey Bawa.
*Dinner and Over Night stay in Colombo

Day 15

Air Port drop from Colombo0

 

Inclusions:

  •  Air Conditioned Private Car / Family Van / Mini Coach or Luxury Bus
  • Budget Hotels / 02 Stars / 03 stars /04 stars /05 stars Hotel accommodations (on any meal basis)
  • English / German speaking Professional Friendly Guides
  • All Costs related to all tour excursions, Entrance fees of all UNESCO Heritage sites, Safari Jeep and other mentioned all tour activities are included
  • Unlimited mineral water bottles for the entire tour
  • Unlimited mileage throughout your tour
  • All Government taxes & tariffs are included
  • No Additional Charges

Exclusions:

  • Additional meals & beverages outside of the booked meal plan
  • Expenses of personal nature

Honeymoon Special Love & Romance 12 Days 11 Nights Tour

Traumland Tours Sri Lanka offers you and your partner an unforgettable romantic getaway in a paradise island.
Experience the unique cultural and ancient beauties, wildlife delights, breathtaking ocean views and fascinating landscapes along with the luxury hotels. Let us make your honeymoon more colorful and memorable.

Day 01

At the airport, you will be greeted by your chauffer guide and transfer to Negombo Beach area. Relaxing day at a star class beach resort in Negombo Beach

Day 02

After breakfast check out from the hotel & leave for Island’s most visited and rich Cultural Heritage site- Sigiriya. En route visit Pinnawala Elephant orphanage which houses the abandoned or wounded elephants. Here you can watch them being fed and bathed. In the evening, explore the eight’s wonder of the ancient world “ Sigiriya Lion Rock”. One night stay at a star class hotel in Sigiriya.

Day 03

After breakfast, leave for the Ancient Ruins of Ceylon & UNESCO World Heritage city of “Polonnaruwa” which was the medieval Capital of Sri Lanka from 11th to 13th Century A.D. Visit the ancient ruins and explore the ancient city by bicycle. After the Polonnaruwa, take an adventurous Jeep Safari tour to Minneriya National Park. Back to the hotel in Sigiriya.

Day 04

Check out after breakfast and proceed to Kandy- the last kingdom of the country which is the center of Buddhism. Visit the sacred Temple of Relic Tooth. After, view a cultural dance show. One night stay at a star class hotel in Kandy

Day 05

After breakfast, check out from the hotel and proceed to the country’s hill side also well known as Little England “ Nuwara Eliya. En route visit Peradeniya Royal Botanical Garden. Visit the Ramboda waterfall, Tea Plantation & Tea Factory. Reach Nuwaraeliya. One night stay at a star class hotel in Nuwaraeliya

Day 06

Early morning proceed to Horton Plains & World’s End- The greenish spectacular mountain range with amazing landscapes. After the walk of Horton Plains & world’s End, back to Nuwara Eliya City. In the evening explore the city of Nuwara Eliya. One night stay in Nuwara Eliya

Day 07

After breakfast leave for the country’s most scenic train Journey – Nanu Oya to Ella. Pick up from Ella train station and transfer to Ella Town. In the evening, climb the Little Adams Peak mountain and visit the Ella town. One night stay at a star class hotel in Ella

Day 08

Check out after breakfast and proceed to Yala. En route visit the Ravana Waterfall. Reach Yala safari area and take an adventurous jeep safari tour to Yala National Park. One night stay at a star class hotel in Yala

Day 09

After breakfast, leave for Galle. – The Colonial Dutch City. En route visit to see Sea turtles, Weligama fishing village & Traditional Stilt fishermen. Explore the 16th Century Dutch City – Galle. One night stay at a star class Beach hotel in Galle.

Day 10

Relaxing day at the hotel

Day 11

After breakfast leave for Colombo – Country’s Commercial Capital. Visit the Special government buildings, Colonial buildings, Gangarama Buddhist Temple, Galle Face green and Colombo’s famous shopping complexes. Spend the last night of your tour in Colombo. One night stay at a luxury hotel in Colombo

Day 12

As all good things must come to an end, your chauffeur guide will comfortably take you back to the international airport for a safe return journey.

 

Inclusions:

  •  Air Conditioned Private Car / Family Van / Mini Coach or Luxury Bus
  • Budget Hotels / 02 Stars / 03 stars /04 stars /05 stars Hotel accommodations (on any meal basis)
  • English / German speaking Professional Friendly Guides
  • All Costs related to all tour excursions, Entrance fees of all UNESCO Heritage sites, Safari Jeep and other mentioned all tour activities are included
  • Unlimited mineral water bottles for the entire tour
  • Unlimited mileage throughout your tour
  • All Government taxes & tariffs are included
  • No Additional Charges

Exclusions:

  • Additional meals & beverages outside of the booked meal plan
  • Expenses of personal nature