SCENIC SRI LANKA – 7 NIGHTS
PACKAGE HIGHLIGHTS – Scenic Sri Lanka – 7 Nights
- In cultural capital Kandy, visit Temple of the Sacred Tooth of Budhha (UNESCO site) & Bahiravokanda Vihara Buddha Statue
- Watch Kandyan Dance Performance in Kandy
- Nuwara Eliya – Popular as Hill station. Visit Horton Plains National Park (UNESCO site), Bluefield Tea Garden & Gregory Lake
- Beaches of Bentota
- In Colombo, Gangaramaya Buddhist Temple, National Museum, Beira Lake and Dutch Church
- Services of English-speaking driver cum guide during sightseeing tours
- Assistance at airport and sightseeing tours by private air-conditioned vehicle
- Start and End in Colombo
7 Nights Package:
- 2N Kandy
- 1N Nuwara Eliya
- 2N Bentota
- 2N Colombo
Day 01 Arrival in Colombo | Proceed to Kandy (115 kms/approx. 3 hours)
Meet our representative upon arrival in Colombo and proceed to Kandy – popular as the cultural capital of this island. Kandy was the last capital of the ancient kings’ era of Sri Lanka. Since the Kandyan kingdom came under the British only around 1815, the city still retains the living traditions of its sovereign kingdom era. Check-in at the hotel and spend rest of the day at leisure. Enjoy a comfortable overnight stay in Kandy.
Day 02 Sightseeing in Kandy
After breakfast, proceed towards one of the main attractions of the country – Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic, which is a home to sacred tooth of the Buddha and located in the royal place complex of the last kingdom of the region. It is also a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Later, visit Bahiravokanda Vihara Buddha Statue, from where one can also watch entire Kandy town in one view. In evening, enjoy a Kandyan Dance performance and later a fire walking act. Afterwards, visit the local shopping markets of the city that are known for selling gems, handicrafts, jewelry and silk items. Overnight stay in Kandy.
Day 03 Kandy – Nuwara Eliya (75 kms/approx. 2 hours)
After breakfast, check-out from the hotel and drive towards Nuwara Eliya (City of Lights) – also known as ‘Little’ England’ – was the favorite hill station of the British who tried to create Nuwara Eliya into a typical English Village. Check-in at the hotel. Later, enjoy sightseeing tour starting with Horton Plains National Park – World’s End and Baker’s falls are major attractions of the park. Later, visit Bluefield Tea Garden and Gregory Lake – most significant highlight of this hill station, where you may enjoy boating on own. Return to hotel for overnight stay in Nuwara Eliya.
Day 04 Nuwara Eliya – Bentota (209 kms/approx. 4 hours)
Nuwara Eliya is the country’s popular hill resort and Tea estate. After breakfast, enjoy visit to Tea Estate & Tea Factory situated at around 2000m above sea level and surrounded by lush tea plantations, and Horton Plains National Park. Later, proceed to Bentota. Check-in at the hotel and spend rest of the day at leisure. Overnight stay in Bentota.
Day 05 Bentota
Bentota is the city of the Golden Beaches. You will be able to relax and feel the spirit of the sea and the warmth of the soft sand. After breakfast, spend the day swimming in cool waters and relaxing on the beach. Bentota provides the perfect turf for unfurled vacation at the beach. While enjoying the sun, sea and sand, the beach lovers can try their hands at various water sports. Enjoy a comfortable overnight stay in Bentota.
Day 06 Bentota – Colombo (65 kms/ 1.5 Hours’ drive approx.)
This morning after breakfast proceed to Colombo. Colombo – the capital of Sri Lanka, is a bustling city and a hopping-off point for beaches in the island nation’s south. It has a long history as a port on ancient east-west trade routes, ruled successively by the Portuguese, Dutch and British. Arriva and check-in at your hotel and spend rest of the day at leisure. Enjoy a comfortable overnight stay in Colombo.
Day 07 Sightseeing in Colombo
After breakfast, proceed for the city tour of Colombo – visiting Gangaramaya Buddhist Temple, National Museum, Beira Lake and Dutch Church. Evening, return back to the hotel for overnight stay in Colombo.
Day 08 Depart
After breakfast, you will be transferred to Colombo airport for your return flight back home.