Day 1: Airport | Pinnawela | Kandy
- On arrival, your chauffeur will welcome you at the Airport. Thereafter drive to Kandy, en route visit Pinnawela Elephant orphanage. Witness a cultural show and visit the temple of the Tooth.
- Pinnawela Elephant Orphanage
The highlight is the elephants at the bathing hours: at 10.00 am and 2.00 pm daily, they are walked 400 meters to the river Maha Oya. The visitors seated on the steep rocky banks of the river, have the opportunity, to enjoy the sight of the herd bathing and playing at the river. The bathing hours are followed up with the feeding time. Baby elephants are bottle fed. Selected visitors have a chance of bottle feeding milk to the baby elephants.
- Kandy City & Shopping Tour
Sightseeing tour including visits to Market Square, Gem Shops, Batik Factory, Wood carving factory, Kandy Lake & Kandy shopping.
- Kandy Cultural Show
Sri Lanka, a country rich with culture & tradition offers a very vibrant and unique show of Sri Lankan traditional dances, in the form of Kandy cultural show. As many as 12 different folk and traditional dances are performed by Kandy lake club dance troop within the span of one hour. The highlight of the show is definitely the fire walking performance.
- Temple of the Tooth Relic
The Temple of the Tooth Relic of Lord Buddha in Kandy, Sri Lanka is considered the foremost sacred place of worship in the Buddhist world. The tooth relic is an object of great reverence and was enshrined in a series of nested jeweled reliquaries. Some of the highlights are, Royal Palace, Workshop of Golden Weapon, Tunnel, The Moat, Bathing Pavilion & National Museum.
- Overnight stay in Kandy
Day 2: Kandy | Nuwara Eliya | Kandy
- Proceed to an excursion to Nuwara Eliya, en-route enjoy the breathtaking views of tea estates & waterfalls.
- Nuwara Eliya
The ‘Little England’ of Sri Lanka, is set against beautiful backdrops of Mountains, Valleys, Waterfalls 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. All around Nuwara Eliya you will see evidence of the British influence, houses like country cottages or Queen Ann style mansions.
- Tea Plantations
The British introduced tea plantations to Sri Lanka in 1867 and since, the country has become the producer of some of the world’s finest teas, from single origins to mixed fruit blends. Nuwara Eliya has been the capital of the tea industry in Sri Lanka. Experience tea at its best in the salubrious hill country and engage in an instructive glimpse of the manufacture of Ceylon Tea.
- Water Falls
Few things in the natural world are as awe-inspiring as the sight of water pouring off the side of a high stone ledge and clamoring into a rocky pool beneath. There are number of stunning waterfalls en-route to Nuwara Eliya, offering some excellent photo opportunities and a treat for nature lovers.
- Nuwara Eliya City Tour
Sightseeing including, Gregory Lake, Queen Victoria Park, Golf Club and Market Place.
- Overnight stay at Kandy
Day 3: Kandy | Colombo | Bentota
Enjoy the scenic rail journey from Kandy to Colombo. Explore the city of Colombo and drive to Bentota. Spend rest of the day at leisure
- Colombo City Tour
A drive through the city taking you to the busy commercial areas as well as the tree-lined residential, Cinnamon Gardens. Visit Fort, the former British administrative center and military garrison, Sea Street - the Goldsmith’s quarters in the heart of Pettah, the Bazaar area, where is also a Hindu Temple with elaborate stone carvings and the Dutch Church of Wolfendhal dating back to 1749. The historic Dawatagaha Mosque and the former Eye Hospital are two buildings in Cinnamon Gardens worth looking at. Also visit the BMICH, see the replica of Avukana Buddha and the Independence Square.
- Overnight stay at Bentota
Day 4: Bentota | Airport
- Embark on a mangrove river boat ride and visit the turtle hatchery.
- Leave for the airport as per your flight timing with blissful memories.
Flights, Meeting & assistance at the airport, 3 nights’ accommodation, Breakfast, Transportation in air conditioned vehicle, Service of a professional chauffeur guide, Rail ride from Kandy to Colombo, Tours as per the itinerary, All applicable taxes and service charges
3 Nights from AED2750 Per Person