Day 1- Colombo airport to Negombo
Arrive at Bandaranaike International Airport and meet “Discover Holiday Destinations” representatives. On the first day we will pick you from Airport and arrange the transfer to Negombo.
Overnight stay in a Negombo hotel.
Day 2- Sigiriya to Traditional village visit
After breakfast checkout from the hotel and leave to visit Sigiriya rock fortress, one of Sri Lanka’s most fascinating UNESCO world heritage sites.
In afternoon, visit a traditional village in Habarana. You can experience the real traditional Sri Lankan rural village style, where you can travel in a Bullock cart to a rural village and enjoy a traditional Sri Lankan meal.
Overnight stay in Sigiriya.
Day 3 – Dambulla to Kandy
After breakfast travel to Kandy, another fascinating city of Sri Lanka.
En route visit Dambulla Cave Temple, which contains more than 150 Statues of the Buddha. This was where a king of the 1st Century B.C. took refuge and later converted them into a monastery.
In Kandy visit temple of tooth (Sri Dalada Maligawa). This temple, the most important place for Sri Lankan Buddhists, which was built in the 16th Century A.D, solely for the purpose of housing the tooth relic.
Observe the magnificent architecture of that period and experience the tranquility of the atmosphere. In evening witness a spectacular Sri Lankan cultural show.
Overnight stay in Kandy.
Day 4 – Pinnawala, Peradeniya to Kandy city tour
After breakfast travel to visit Pinnawala elephant orphanage, the home of elephants of different ages and sizes.
And then visit Peradeniya Botanical Garden. This garden is one of the best in Asia, and you will find a very large variety of orchids, palms, bushes, as well as tropical plants and flowers of all type.
In evening do a city tour in Kandy.
Overnight stay in Kandy.
Day 5 – Kandy to Nuwara Eliya
After breakfast, travel deeper into the tea-growing hills and you will be able to wind through the mountains with magnificent views.
En-route to Nuwara Eliya and you will visit Ramboda waterfall and a factories of popular Sri Lankan Tea.
Arrive in Nuwara Eliya to be greeted by the fresh wintry atmosphere, the cottage type bungalows and the colonial air. (Nuwara Eliya is also known as “Little England”)
Overnight stay in Nuwara Eliya.
Day 6 – Nuwara Eliya to Ella
Early morning travel to explore the Horton’s plains national park.
Horton’s plains offers some excellent hikes in an unusual environment, characterized by forest patches, grasslands and some high-altitude vegetation. Highlights include the dramatic 880 meter drop at World’s End and the beautiful Baker’s Falls.
In afternoon travel to Ella for overnight stay.
Day 7- Ella to Yala
After breakfast travel to Yala.
En-route visit to famous Ella gap and enjoy the most beautiful sceneries in the Sri Lanka highlands.
In afternoon, explore the Yala national wildlife park. Yala is one of Sri Lanka’s premier eco-tourism destinations, where you can watch closely Leopard, Elephants and unique varieties of Birds.
Overnight stay in Yala.
Day 8 – Yala to Mirissa
Travel to a beach resort in Mirissa.
Whales and Dolphin watching.
Then visit a turtle hatchery in the southern cost. These sea turtle hatcheries are for the survival of sea turtles for the next generation.
In the afternoon, relax at your beach resort, Sea food dinner and Overnight stay at a beach resort.
Day 9 – Beach Relax
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 your choice, and sipping a cool fresh tropical fruit drink of pine apple, Mango, Banana.
Water skiing, Wind Surfing, Snorkeling or cutting through the choppy on a jet water scooter, whale watching trips and much more… (only if you wish, not included in the package price)
Day 10 – Beach to Airport
Leave Air port for Departure.
Visit Colombo if time permits on the way and do some shopping.