Visit the most wonderful cities of Sri Lanka while staying in family run accommodation units.
A truly unique opportunity to see some classic ruins, some awesome sites packed with adventure that will last a lifetime and will urge you to come back again. We deliver what we promise on this tour.
This tour is meticulously tailored for the discerning traveller who will be shown the very best of everything from the historic ancient and sacred cities that are declared World Heritage sites by UNESCO, the Temple of the Tooth Relic in Kandy, Wild Life park, Hindu temples, the famous Royal Botanical Gardens (best in Asia), the Dutch Fort in Galle and much more.
The accommodation for this tour are recognized tourist class approved units for the budget traveller. The standard of service, quality & variety of food and beverages are equally reasonable with a commendable rating.
In Family run Accommodation Units
Day 01 Airport – Colombo
Arrival at Bandaranaike International Airport and transfer to Colombo.
Overnight stay in Colombo.
Day 02 Colombo – Polonnaruwa/Giritale
After an early breakfast, leave to Polonnaruwa. Arrive in Polonnaruwa for ancient city tour including a visit to the museum. Overnight stay at Giritale/ Polonnaruwa.
Day 03 Polonnaruwa/Giritale – Matale – Kandy
Early morning (8.00am) leave to climb Sigiriya Rock Fortress. It is one of the world heritage sites declared by UNESCO. Proceed to Kandy, the last kingdom of Sri Lanka when kings were ruling; en-route visit a Spice Garden at Matale & Alu Vihara temple. Proceed to Kandy and check into hotel.
At 5.30 pm view Kandyan cultural dancing show with fire walks for 01 hour. Return to hotel for overnight stay in Kandy.
Day 04 Kandy – Nuwara Eliya
Am – after breakfast city tour of Kandy; visit temple of the tooth relic of lord Buddha and visit Royal Botanical gardens then proceed to Nuwara Eliya, via tea plantations, view beautiful Ramboda waterfalls, visit Labookellie tea factory and fruits & vegetables market in Nuwara Eliya.
Overnight stay at Nuwara Eliya.
Day 05 Nuwara Eliya – Ella – Uda Walawe
At 9.00am leave to Uda Walawe enroute visit Rama Sita Hindu temple, view Ella waterfalls, and proceed to Uda Walawe. Visit baby Elephant Orphanage at their feeding time. At 3pm visit Uda Walawe national park.
Overnight stay in Embilipitiya or Uda Walawe.
Day 06 Uda Walawe – Galle – Colombo
After breakfast drive along the south coastal belt ofSri Lanka. En-route visit Dutch Fort in Galle, Moonstone Gem mines, at Meetiyagoda and Sea Turtle Hatchery village at Kosgoda. Proceed to Colombo for overnight stay.
Day 07 Colombo – Airport
AM: After breakfast – city tour of Colombo, sightseeing and shopping etc .
PM: Departure to the airport for your flight or continue stay in Colombo.
Round Trip Tour in Family run Accommodation units Includes:
- Air-conditioned transportation from arrival until departure
- English speaking driver cum guide
- Accommodation on selected meal plan
- Tour according to the program
- All applicable taxes
Round Trip Tour in Family run Accommodation units Excludes:
- Entrance tickets to places of interest (Cultural Triangle, Kandy temple, Cultural dance, Royal Botanical gardens, Uda Walawe National Park + Jeep, Baby Elephant Orphanage, Galle Dutch Fort & Sea Turtle Hatchery)
- Compulsory supplements (Christmas-eve gala dinner & New Year’s-eve gala dinner).
- Tips & gratuities
- Expenses of personal nature
- Extra meals
Compulsory Supplements for Round Trip in Family run Accommodation units:
- Compulsory Christmas-eve gala dinner & New Year’s-eve gala dinner
- Peak period 15 December 2013 – 15 January 2014
- Nuwara Eliya hotels (10th – 30th April 2013)
- Children between 2 to 12 years sharing parents room on tour has to pay 67% of the per person rate for transport, meals & entrance tickets.
- Child below 02 years free of charge.
Accommodation for Round Trip in Family run units:
Kandyan Art Residency
Ramboda Falls / Grosvenor
Safari Village Hotel
Interested in this tour?
- Please contact us via email (firstname.lastname@example.org) for details of the cost.
Program is valid all throughout the year
This tour is carefully planned so that you can see the best of Culture, World Heritage sites declared by UNESCO, ancient ruins, the famous Sigiriya Rock Fortress also known as the Lion Rock, Spice Garden, the sacred city of Kandy where the Temple of the Tooth Relic of lord Buddha is, Asia’s best Royal Botanical Gardens in Peradeniya, the shades of lush green tea plantations, Nuwara Eliya also called “Little England”with colonial styled houses, bungalows and buildings, majestic waterfalls and Uda Walawe National Park with wildlife at it’s best.
Then you visit the Galle Dutch Fort built by the Portuguese and fortified later by the Dutch, the one and only Moonstone Gem Mines in Meetiyagoda and also the Sea Turtle Hatchery in Kosgoda. A truly awesome tour packed with memories that will last a lifetime.