Srilanka


  • Day 1 : Kandy

    Arrive in Sri Lanka. You will be met by a representative of Jetwing Travels and transferred to Kandy. (Approximately 137 Km 3 1⁄2 Hour) En route visit to Pinnawela Elephant Orphanage -Pinnawela Elephant

    Orphanage - Approx 55 miles from Colombo, off the Colombo - Kandy road is Pinnawela, where an orphanage was started in 1975 to house the abandoned and the wounded elephants. The number of elephants has increased to more than 65 now; including Baby Elephants brought from various parts, as well as the 23 baby elephants born as a result of the captive breeding program. The best time to visit is the feeding time from 0930-1000 hrs and 1330-1400 hrs and the bathing time from 1000-1030 hrs and 1400-1430 hrs when all the elephants are taken to the river close by Rest of the day at leisure in the hotel Dinner & Overnight stay at Kandy

    Meals : Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

  • Day 2 : Kandy

    In the morning commence city tour of Kandy, including Upper Lake Drive, Market Square and the Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic. (4 Hrs)

    Kandy - The hill capital. Venue of the annual Perahera. The last stronghold of the Sinhala Kings was finally ceded to the British in 1815. Kandy is an example of the Buddhism’s influence in Sri Lanka today. Temple’s shrines and monasteries keeping alive Buddhist traditions are everywhere. Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic - Ever since 4th Century A.D, when the Buddha’s Tooth was brought to Sri Lanka hidden from sacrilegious hands in an Orissan princess’ hair, the Relic has grown in repute and holiness in Sri Lanka and throughout the Buddhist world. It is considered Sri Lanka’s most prized possession. Royal Botanical Gardens - Peradeniya - 147 acres in extent; Started in 1374 as a pleasure garden of the Kings of Gampola and Kandy. There are more than 5,000 species of trees, plants and creepers. Some rare and endemic as well as flora from the tropical world are found inthegardens.

    SpiceGardenandOrchidHousearepopularwithtourists.Thereare5PalmAvenuesbeautifying the gardens, the earliest and tallest Palm Avenue (Royal Palm Avenue) was planted in 1905 and the Double Coconuts from the Seashells Island, with the largest seed of all plants in the world are one such avenue. Rest of the day at leisure in the hotel Dinner & Overnight stay at Kandy

    Meals : Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

  • Day 3 : Kandy - Nuwara Eliya

    After breakfast at the hotel we will then proceed to Nuwere-Eliya. (Approximately 77 Km 2 1⁄2 Hour) Visit Tea Garden and Tea Factory Nuwara Eliya Rest of the day at leisure in the hotel Dinner & Overnight stay at Nuwara Eliya Meals : Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

  • Day 4 : Nuwara Eliya

    After breakfast at the hotel we will then proceed to Nuwere-Eliya In the Morning. evening Nuwara Eliya City tour. Nuwara Eliya - The ‘Little England’ of Sri Lanka, is set against beautiful backdrops of Mountains, Valleys, Waterfalls and Tea lantations. 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. The Victoria Park, in the middle of the town, is a lovely place for a stroll or a picnic. Seasons may be absent elsewhere in Sri Lanka, but here you can read them by the flowers, which bloom in the spring (March to May) and the fall (August and September). These are the “seasons” when low-country folk flock to Nuwara Eliya to escape the sea level heat and humidity. Rest of the day at leisure in the hotel Dinner & Overnight stay at Nuwara Eliya.

    Meals : Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

  • Day 5 : Nuwara Eliya - Bentota

    AfterbreakfastTransfertoBentotaviaKitulgala. (Approximately244Km6Hour)Ifclientinterestingcanhave white water rafting at Kitulgala. (payments direct by the client) Rest of the day at leisure in the hotel Dinner & Overnight stay at Bentota. Meals : Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

  • Day 6 : Bentota

    After Breakfast Proceed to Sight seeing in Bentota. Bentota – is the first National Holiday Resort developed by the Ceylon Tourist Board as a planned resort. There are 6 tourist hotels in the beach span of 5 miles with all the facilities a resort would require. Water sports facilities are available as in the Beruwela Resort. Many interesting sightseeing tours are possible from here, such as the Turtle Hatchery, Mask factory, Boat trips on Bentota River etc. Rest of the day at leisure in the hotel Dinner & Overnight stay at Bentota.

    Meals : Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

  • Day 7 : Bentota - Colombo

    Transfer to Colombo. (Approximately 65 Kms 1 1⁄2 Hrs) In the evening Proceed to city tour in Colombo with shopping.Colombo: 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 Goldsmiths 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. Rest of the day at leisure in the hotel Dinner at the outside restaurant Overnight stay at Galadari tel Colombo

    Meals : Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

  • Day 8 : Colombo - Mumbai

    After breakfast day free for leisure, Evening flight for Mumbai. Meals : Breakfast & Lunch