Classic Sri Lanka
Destinations : Anuradhapura,Bentota, Kandy, Negombo, Nuwara Eliya, Pinnawela, Polonnaruwa, Sigiriya
What is it about?
Discover the most of what Sri Lanka has to offer at a price that won’t let you compromise on your comforts. Experience rural village life and authentic Sri Lankan food at the Mudhouse and roam ancient cities to appreciate architectural marvels of yester year during your tour of the Cultural Triangle.
Feel the thrill of watching herds of wild elephants up close at the Minneriya National Park and enjoy the experience of riding or bathing tamed elephants at the Elephant Foundation or visiting the Elephant Orphanage in Pinnawela. Check in to some classic mid market hotels, taste some sumptuous food and finally wind down on a beautiful beach on the island’s south west coast.
To be met and assisted at the airport by our driver/guide. Transfer directly to Anamaduwa (2.5 hrs drive)
Visit the local rural village and the water tank for swimming/kayaking. Picnic lunch near the water tank in the wilderness/ bicycle riding
Visit the Historical Sacred city of Anuradhapura (UNESCO World Heritage Site) on completion proceed to Sigiriya.
Visit and climb the 5th Century Rock Fortress in Sigiriya (a UNESCO World Heritage Site). Optional: Elephant back jungle trek in Habarana
Visit the Historical capital city of Polonnaruwa (UNESCO World Heritage Site) In the afternoon do a Jeep Safari at Minneriya National Park to see the Elephant Gathering.
Transfer to Kandy (UNESCO World Heritage Site).En route visit the Golden Temple Caves in Dambulla (UNESCO World Heritage Site) and a Spice Garden in Matale.
Visit the Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic of The Buddha.Visit the Elephant Orphanage in Pinnawela and the Royal Botanical Gardens in Peradeniya
Scenic 1st Class Observation Saloon train journey to Nuwara Eliya. Do a brief city tour and experience the Colonial influence in building the city
Transfer to Bentota for the beach stay.
Transfer to Negombo via Colombo.
Departure transfer to the airport.