1st Day. AIRPORT - ANURADHAPURA
Arrival at the Colombo International Airport. Clients will be Welcome by our representative and transfer to Hotel at Anurahapura.
Evening relax in the Hotel
Dinner and overnight stay at Hotel in Anuradhapura.
2nd Day. ANURADHAPURA – MIHINTHALE – AVKANA – SIGIRIYA
After breakfast, do a sightseeing tour in ancient city Anuradhapura, From the 4th century BC, it was the capital of Sri Lanka until the beginning of the 11th century AD. The ancient city, considered sacred to the Buddhist world, is today surrounded by monasteries covering an area of over sixteen square miles (40 km²). Anuradhapura is a City of archaeological and historical interest including Isurumuniya - the first temple to be built in the island, Sri Maha Bodhi Tree- with an authenticated history of more than 2300 years which has been planted from a sapling from the original tree under which Buddha attained enlightenment, Ruwanveliseya - the largest stupa in the island, Jethawanaramaya and Abhayagiriya - which in their original form have been equivalent in size to the Great Pyramids in Giza and have thus been declared as World Heritage Sites , Twin Ponds, Thuparamaya- the first Stupa to be built in Sri Lanka enshrining the left collar bone of the Buddha, the Samadhi Statue - meditating posture etc thereafter drive to Sigiriya. En-route visit Mihinthale & Avkana temple.
Dinner and overnight stay at Hotel in Sigiriya.
3rd Day. SIGIRIYA – HABARANA – POLONNARUWA – SIGIRIYA
After breakfast climb to the Rock fortress Sigiriya. Sigiriya (Lion's rock) is an ancient rock fortress and palace built during the reign of King Kassapa I(AD 477 – 495). Contemporary with the paintings of Ajantha and Ellora Caves in India, highlights being the Frescoes, Mirror Wall and the Lion's Paw, and it is one of the Seven World Heritage Sites of Sri Lanka
Then leave to Polonnaruwa via Habarana. In Habarana join the place of elephant ride. Then do a sightseeing tour in ancient city Polonnaruwa (11th Century AD), visit the many sites of archaeological and historical interest in the Sacred City including the Grate Statue, Quadrangle, Royal Palace,Gal Viharaya, Kumara and Lotus Ponds, Thiwanka Image House and many more. And see the one of the country’s biggest water reservoir Parakrama Samudraya.
Dinner and overnight stay at Hotel in Sigiriya
4th Day. SIGIRIYA – DAMBULLA – NALANDA – MATALE – KANDY
After breakfast leave for Kandy via Dambulla, Nalanda and Matale. First visit Dambulla cave Temple.It is the largest and best preserved cave temple complex in Sri Lanka. The rock towers 160 m over the surrounding plains. There are more than 80 documented caves in the surrounding. Major attractions are spread over 5 caves, which contain statues and paintings. This paintings and statues are related to Lord Buddha and his life. There are a total of 153 Buddha statues, 3 statues of Sri lankan kings and 4 statues of god and goddess.
Then visit Gedige at Nalanda one of the remarkable archaeological sites in Sri Lanka & enjoying the Spice garden at Matale and take part in a conducted tour to get some knowledge about the growth and use of spices in the day to day life.
Evening relax in the hotel and late evening Cultural Show by traditional Kandyan Dancers and Drummers including “Fire Walking".
Dinner and overnight stay at Hotel in Kandy.
5th Day. KANDY – PERADENIYA – NUWARA ELIYA
After breakfast visit Botanical garden at Peradeniya, It is the largest botanical garden on the island. It is renowned for the collection the variety of Orchids, and has more than 300 varieties of Orchids, more than 5000 spices, medicinal plants and palms trees attach it is the National Herbarium
On the way visit a Tea Factory and a Plantation to witness the manufacturing process of world famous “Ceylon Tea" and to taste a pure un-blended cup of factory fresh tea. Also pass by eye-catching views with waterfalls. Evening city tour of Nuwara Eliya Including Victoria Park, Gregory Lake and Golf Course, the 119 year old club is situated within the city limits. Established in 1891. one of Asia's finest Golf Club.
Dinner and overnight stay at Hotel in Nuwara Eliya
6th Day. - NUWAR ELIYA – ELLA – YALA
After breakfast leave for Yala. On the way enjoy the scenery at Ella Gap and also pass by eye-catching views.
In the evening do a half day jeep safari to Yala National park, Yala National Park is the second largest and most visited national park in Sri Lanka. The park covers 979 square kilometers, The park is best known for its variety of its wild animals. It is important for the conservation of Sri Lanka an Elephants and aquatic birds.
Dinner and overnight stay at Hotel in Yala
7th Day. - YALA – GALLE - BENTOTA
After breakfast, leave to Bentota via Galle. Visit Galle Fort was built first by the Portuguese, then modified by the Dutch during the 17th century. Even today, after 400 years of existence, it looks new and polished with reconstruction work done by Archaeological Department of Sri Lanka, inside the Galle fort which is in a Dutch Colonial building in Church Street is the Cultural Museum.
Dinner and overnight stay at Hotel in Bentota
8th Day. – BENTOTA
Relax in the beach.
9th Day. – BENTOTA – AIR PORT
After breakfast leave for Air port
1st Day. AIRPORT - ANURADHAPURA