4 Nights - 5 Days
DAY 01: AIRPORT –PINNAWALA – KANDY
DAY 02: KANDY – NUWARAELIYA
DAY 03: NUWARAELIYA – BENTOTA
DAY 04: BENTOTA – BALAPITIYA – COLOMBO
DAY 05: COLOMBO – AIRPORT
Meet on arrival and proceed to Pinnawala (03 hours)
Visit Elephant Orphanage
Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage is an orphanage, nursery and captive
breeding ground for wild Asian elephants located atPinnawala village,
13 km northwest of Kegalle town in Sabaragamuwa Province of Sri Lanka. Pinnawala is notable for having the largest herd of captive elephants in the world. In 2011, there were 88 elephants, including 37 males and 51 females from 3 generations, living in Pinnawala. The orphanage was originally founded in order to afford care and protection to many of the orphaned unweaned wild elephants found wandering in and near the forests of Sri Lanka. It was established in 1975 by the Sri Lanka Department of Wildlife Conservation.
Breakfast at Sri Lankan Restaurant
Transfer from Pinnawala to Kandy (04 hours)
En route visit Herbal & Spice Garden at Mawanella
Thereafter Enjoy sightseeing in Kandy
The World Heritage Site, Kandy, was the last capital of the Sri Lankan Kings, before the country was brought under British rule in 1815. Famous for its rich heritage and splendor, this magnificent city was last ruled by Sri Wickrama rajasinghe. The Temple of the Tooth Relic is the most significant highlight of the city along with the Kandy lake, the town and other attractions. Visit the Kandy Town and Bazaar, the arts & crafts center and a gem museum and a lapidary. Overnight stay at hotel in Kandy.
After having breakfast at hotel, transfer from Kandy to Nuwaraeliya (03
Enroute Visit a tea plantation and a tea factory, where the best tea in the world is produced. Upon your visit you will observe how the quality of tea is graded and also have a walk-through of the manufacturing process. The highlight of your visit will be enjoying the taste of a cup of pure Ceylon tea in the factory.
Visit Ramboda Waterfall and Snake Waterfall
Thereafter enjoy sightseeing in Nuwaraeliya
Nuwara Eliya has earned a reputation for itself as a preferred destination in the hill country by tourists and locals alike because of its incredibly cool climate and amazing sceneries. Whilst delighting travelers with its awe-inspiring beauty, Nuwara Eliya is also home to one of the finest 18-hole golf courses in South Asia. This town plays a pivotal role in the world's tea industry as the produce of this region alone accounts for a substantial portion of tea exports.
Optional Ramayana tours at free cost
Overnight stay at hotel in Nuwaraeliya
After having breakfast at hotel, transfer from Nuwaraeliya to Bentota (06 hours)
Spend rest of the day leisure at Hotel
Overnight stay at hotel in Bentota
After having breakfast at hotel, transfer from Bentota to Balapitiya (30mns)
Enjoy River Safari
Balapitiya is the nearest town to the Maduganga River which is famous for its mangroves and endemic flora and fauna. This little town is renowned for its Ceylon Cinnamon and fishing.
Transfer from Balapitiya to Colombo (02 ½ hours)
Do a City & Shopping tour of Colombo
Colombo is the trade capital of Sri Lanka, and is a city that has undergone rapid changes. While most old buildings have been replaced by new apartments and office buildings, some parts of the city yet retains its old charm. The 100 year old clock tower built by the British and some colonial buildings remain examples. The Independence Square, Nelum Pokuna, Pettah Bazaar and BMICH are some of the main highlights of the city. Colombo also provides ample entertainment in terms of an active night life as well as a shopping experience you'd never forget. Overnight stay at hotel.
After having breakfast at hotel, transfer from Colombo to Airport for
departure (45 minutes)