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Highlights of Sri Lanka: 6-Days Private Transfers with a Guide

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Fascinating wildlife safari and walk with the Aborigine! Highlights of Sri Lanka will show the true beauty of diverse landscapes and the rich Culture and History

  Duration: 6days
  Hosted in: EN

Highlights of Sri Lanka: 6-Days Private Transfers with a Guide

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€ 348.92

ITINERARY

Day 1: Colombo - Kandy

Saffron Spice Garden, Kegalle. Meet your professional guide at Bandaranaike International Airport or your Hotel and head to Kandy. Enjoy Sri Lanka’s world-renowned spices at their source. Visit a spice garden, where smells of cinnamons, pepper, cardamom, nutmeg, and mace overwhelm the senses and the visitors are provided an insight into an age-old industry of spice production, which attracted many European and Asian merchants to the ports of ancient Sri Lanka. Enjoy 10-minutes head massage too! Visit the Temple of the Tooth Relic a UNESCO World Heritage Site which was built in the 16th century as the place of veneration and protection for Lord Buddha’s sacred tooth. Walkthrough the beautifully embellished passageways and elaborately painted halls, done in red, cream and black. Lounge against delicately carved pillars and get amazed by the beautiful golden statues. Get an unforgettable experience of history and art. Kandy Lake Club - Cultural Dance Show, 7 Sangamitta Mawatha, Kandy. Experience the famous Cutural Dance Show at a Stadium in Kandy where you can get a wonderful show playing with fires and all the way of Sri Lankan Culture. Sorborn Gems and Jewellery William Gopallawa Mawatha. Sri Lanka. Sri Lanka is one of the largest gem producers of the world and has been known for its specialty gem stones for many centuries now. A gems tour of Sri Lanka will give you an in-depth analysis of the gem field – what kind of gems are available, how it’s made, best places to purchase from and so on.

Accommodation: No
Meals: No
Included Excursions: Saffron Spice Garden, Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic, Kandy Lake Club - Cultural Dance Show, Sorborn Gems and Jewellery William Gopallawa Mawatha, Kandy

Day 2: Kandy - Nuwara Eliya

Pass by: Nuwara Eliya Golf Course, Grand Hotel Road, Nuwara Eliya. Head towards Nuwara Eliya The ‘Little England’ of Sri Lanka is set against beautiful backdrops of Mountains, Valleys, Waterfalls, Hindu temples, Garden and Tea Plantations. It is supposed to be one of the coolest places in the Island, but it is really just like an English spring day, although the temperature does drop at night. Visit Bluefield Tea Gardens, Ramboda, Nuwara Eliya. Stop at a Tea Estate and experience the Tea Plucking and then Proceed to a Tea Factory to see how Pure Ceylon Tea are prepared.

Accommodation: No
Meals: No
Included Excursions: Nuwara Eliya The ‘Little England’ of Sri Lanka, Bluefield Tea Gardens Factory

Day 3: Nuwara Eliya

Visit the Gregory Lake, Strawberry Farm and more Horton Plains National Park, Nuwara Eliya Sri Lanka. 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 meters 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 8 kilometers from Ohiya, 6 kilometers from the world-famous Ohiya Gap/Dondra Watch and 32 kilometers from Nuwara Eliya. 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.

Accommodation: No
Meals: No
Included Excursions: Gregory Lake, the Horton Plains - the headwaters of 3 major Sri Lankan rivers, the Mahaweli, Kelani, and Walawe

Day 4: Nuwara Eliya - Ella

Ella Rock, Ella Main Street NECS-Nature Exploration and Conservation Society Sri Lanka, Ella. Proceed to Ella 127 miles from Colombo and 8 miles from Bandarawela, on the leeward side of the central mountains. The view from Ella Gap is one of the most spectacular scenic sights in Sri Lanka - the landscape falls away in a dizzy drop of 3000ft to the eastern plains. The Ella rock is famous for the cave of Ravana a legendary king of Sri Lanka ruled during the pre-historic times. The 1080 foot high waterfall few miles from the Ella Rest House is one of the most beautiful falls in the country. Demodara Nine Arch Bridge, Gotuwala, Ella The Nine Arch Bridge in Ella is on the Demodara loop and spans 91 meters at a height of 24m. The beautiful nine arches make it a very picturesque spot especially as it is located in a dense jungle and agricultural setting. Behind the railway, a forest is booming and below, tea leaves are being cultivated.

Accommodation: No
Meals: No
Included Excursions: Ella Rock, Demodara Nine Arch Bridge

Day 5: Nuwara Eliya - Ella

Visit Udawalawe National Park Sri Lanka Proceeds to Udawalawe National Park Rich in elephant population the park is having an estimated 500 or more elephants. They roam about in herds of 50-100 at times. The park is known to be a good breeding ground, for Baby elephants, guarded by their elders is seen around the year. Get on a 4x4 Jeep and experience the Jungle Safari seeing many wild animals. Pass By: Old Town of Galle and its Fortifications, Galle. Head to Galle and Overnight stay.

Accommodation: No
Meals: No
Included Excursions: Udawalawe National Park Sri Lanka, 4x4 Jeep and experience the Jungle Safari

LAST DAY: Galle - Colombo

Sri Lanka’s most historically interesting town Galle. It was a major port until about 100 years, but today still handles shipping and sailing boats in the natural Harbour. Stroll around the lighthouse and Harbour or visit the old town where you can see the traditional lace makers and wood carvers and purchase some of the finest souvenirs. You will discover Galle fort, Galle lighthouse and Galle beach. Pass by Bandaranaike International Airport Proceed to the Airport en route via Turtle Hatchery and end your beautiful Vacation in Sri Lanka.

Accommodation: No
Meals: No
Included Excursions: Galle Fort Town

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Included / Excluded
6 days, 5 nights trip of Sri Lanka Highlight
Professional Driver-Guide
Transport by air-conditioned vehicle (Van or a Car)
Hotel Pick-up and Drop-off
Entry fees to enter: Kandy Lake Club (Cultural Dance Show), Horton Plains National Park, Ella Rock, Udawalawe National Park
Accommodations and Meals

Before You Go

This is a private tour activity. Only your group will participate

This trip is fully Wheelchair accessible

No accommodations and meals are included

NOTE: The tour will start according to your flight arrival time


Meeting Point

Colombo, Sri Lanka, Negombo, Bandaranayake Airport (CMB), Colombo Port. Airport or Hotel Pick-Up and Drop-Off

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