3 Days – 2 Nights Sri Lanka Tour Detailed Itinerary
Day 01: Airport – Pinnawela Elephant Orphanage – Dambulla Cave Temple – Minneriya National Park
Pinnawela Elephant Orphanage
At the arrival of Colombo Bandaranaike International Airport where you will be welcomed by VSL representative or tour guide and transferred to hotel at Sigiriya. En-route takes a short break at Pinnawela Elephant Orphanage where about eighty elephants are well looked after. You can watch bottle feeding of baby jumbos, feeding other elephants daily bath in the Ma Oya (river).
Then, you will ascend for a visit to the Dambulla cave temple. It is one of the most unusual temples buried in a maze – the UNESCO Golden Cave Temple. And in the afternoon enjoy a jeep safari through the Minneriya National Park, looking for elephants, deer, peacocks, boars, and many kinds of birds.
Dinner and overnight stay at the hotel in Sigiriya.
Day 02: Sigiriya Rock Fortress – Cultural Dance Performance
Sigiriya Rock Fortress
After breakfast, continues the journey by mounting the rock fortress of Sigiriya ; a 5th century “Fortress in the Sky”. One of Sri Lanka’s most fascinating UNESCO World Heritage sites, built by King Kashyapa (477-495AD). The ‘Lion Rock’ is a citadel of unusual beauty rising 200 meters from the scrub jungle. A moat, rampart, and extensive gardens including the renowned water gardens ring the base of the rock. Visit the world renowned frescoes of ‘Heavenly Maidens’ of Sigiriya, which are in a sheltered pocket of the rock approached by a spiral stairway.
Along the road you will see paddy fields, coconut groves, rubber and spice gardens and plantations. You will stop at one of the spice gardens and here, clients could see different spices and how some of these spices are grown and processed. Witness a Cookery demonstration. In the evening you’ll have the opportunity to see a Kandy traditional dance performance as well as up-country and devil dances.
Dinner and overnight stay at the hotel in Kandy.
Day 03: Temple of the Tooth Relic – Royal Botanical Gardens – Tea Plantation & Factory – Colombo City – Airport
Temple of the Tooth Relic
After the breakfast, you will reach, the old royal city of Kandy, beautifully nestled between green hills. In Kandy, you will visit the Temple of the Tooth Relic, which is also well-known as the centre of Buddhists and the last seat of the Sinhala kings, is a very popular destination for visitors from home and abroad.
During the day take a guided stroll through the lush Royal Botanical Garden of Peradeniya which was first built as a pleasure garden by a Sinhala king and was expanded by the British here will find a very large variety of orchids, palms, bushes, as well as tropical plants and flowers of all type. En-route visits a tea factory & tea plantations.
Then you will reach Colombo or the airport good time for your flight.
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Accommodation at the hotels mentioned above or similar.
Daily buffet breakfast and at the hotels.
All transfers on a private basis, your own private air-conditioned vehicle.
Free pocket Wifi with you during the whole tour for all packages
English-speaking local driver/guide will be provided throughout the tour.
All currently applicable taxes.
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