Best of Sri Lanka

Best of Sri Lanka (7 Days / 6 Nights)

Day 1 – Meet one of our guides on arrival. Transfer to a  beautiful beach hotel in Negambo , you can visit a fishing village or at leisure in the beach .

Overnight stay at Negambo.

Day 2 – After breakfast leave for Anuradhapura.  The first Capital of Sri Lanka in the 3 rd Century BC. Declared a World Heritage  Site.Visit Sri Maha Bodhi, the oldest historically documented tree in the  world, the Brazen Palace , Dagobas, Ruwanwelisaya, Abeygiri & Jetawana  Monasteries.

Overnight at Anuradhapura.

Day 3 – Leave for Sigiriya, a 650 feet high rock  fortress in the sky, a masterpiece of construction, artistry & irrigation.  A world Heritage Site (5 th Century AD). The world famous fresco paintings of  Heavenly maidens are housed in a cave. In the afternoon Take a jeep safari  through the Kaudulla National Park , looking for elephants, deer, peacocks,  boars, and many kinds of birds.

Overnight at Sigiriya.

Day 4 – Leave for Kandy via Dambulla. The Rock temple is a cave temple which dates back to the 1st Century .BC. Its rock  ceiling is one large sweep of colorful frescoes. From Dambulla drive to  Matale to en-route visit spice gardens.

Overnight at Kandy.

Day 5 – Kandy , last seat of the Sinhala Kings, is  a very popular destination for visitors from home and abroad. After  breakfast, Visit Pinnawela, the Elephant Orphanage, where elephants are cared  for. Have an elephant ride; (optional) and see Elephant museum at  Millennium Elephant Foundation. Visit the Peradeniya Botanical Gardens,  with a fine collection of over 4000 species of
exotic plants.

Overnight  stay at Kandy.

Day 6 – After breakfast, Leave for Nuwara Eliya.  En-route visit a tea factory and see how the world’s favorite drink is  prepared. Nuwara Eliya resembles an old English town, complete with a lake,  race track, well- kept lawns with hedges, an Anglican Church and an 18 hole  golf course. Visit Hakgala Botanical Gardens, which houses an exotic collection  of roses and ferns.

Overnight at Nuwara Eliya.

Day 7 – Leave to Colombo or airport.