Heritage & Beaches – 9 Days in Sri Lanka

TOUR HIGHLIGHTS

Sri Lanka is a country of resplendent rich culture and heritage.  Our nine days and eight days journey will cover most of the corners of Sri Lanka’s heritage and culture. Our tour begins in Colombo and continues to Giritale, Polonnaruwa, Sigiriya and Nuwara Eliya. It stops at Bentota, a paradise of pristine, white sand beaches.   

 

                    


TOUR ITINERARY

 

DAY 1: AIRPORT TO COLOMBO

Meet and greet our travel agent at the Bandaranaike international airport. He will warmly welcome you and drive to Colombo. Renowned as the capital city of the country, there are so many places to visit and enjoy in Colombo; Galle Face Green, Vihara Maha Devi Park, Independence Square, National Museum of Colombo and the Dutch hospital are a few of them.  

Unwind the night at the hotel in Colombo.


DAY 2: AIRPORT TO GIRITALE

Have your breakfast at the hotel in Kandy and proceed to Giritale. Giritale is situated on the Habarana road to the Northwest of Polonnaruwa. Homing the rural community in Sri Lanka, it makes easy access to Polonnaruwa, Minneriya national park and many other historical spots in its vicinity. Upon reaching Giritale, visit the Giritale tank build in the 7th century and Minneriya national park. Minneriya sanctuary is well-known for sighting flocks of elephants and some of the other wild animals.

You will spend the rest of the time at the hotel in Giritale.


DAY 3: GIRITALE/POLONNARUWA/GIRITALE

In the morning, proceed to Polonnaruwa. Tour around Polonnaruwa to discover the ancient ruins, religious places, historical monuments and artificial reservoirs built during the ancient time. Once you are done with the sightseeing, travel back to Giritale.

Spend your night at the hotel you are accommodating in Giritale.


DAY 4: GIRITALE/SIGIRIYA/NUWARA ELIYA

After breakfast, proceed to little England, also called Nuwara Eliya. Climb the lion rock citadel on your way to Nuwara Eliya. Travellers may find it difficult to climb through the narrow stairs, but it is a worth try. You will see the gardens built within the king’s royal palace, mirror wall, frescoes, murals and water fountains. Reach the rock peak to view the surrounding vistas. Finally, restart your trip to Nuwara Eliya.

Overnight stay at the hotel in Nuwara Eliya.


DAY 5: NUWARA ELIYA TO BENTOTA

After breakfast, tour around Nuwara Eliya and head towards Bentota. Discover tea plantations scattered with tea pluckers, tea factories, waterfalls and scenic backdrops while on your tour in Nuwara Eliya. Next, an extended coastal holiday awaits for you in Bentota.  

Overnight stay in Bentota.


DAY 6: BENTOTA

Feel the sea breeze everywhere in Bentota. Tour around the city to witness its attractions. Visit Geoffrey Bawa brief garden, go for a boat safari at Madu Ganga River and visit the cinnamon island after the boat safari. The boat safari will last up to 1 hour, where you will learn about the biodiversity of the marshland of Madu River. You may witness crocodiles, lizards, wetland birds and amphibians during the ride. 

Overnight stay in Bentota.


DAY 7: BENTOTA

After breakfast, do the city tour in Bentota.  Take a look around the fish market and get to know about the process. Next, visit the Bentota River and the attractions of the city throughout the day. 

Overnight stay at the hotel in Bentota.


DAY 8: BENTOTA

Enjoy the last day of your trip as best as possible. Spend your day beside the Bentota beach while enjoying some water events. Surf in the waves, go on boat rides or just wander along the pristine coastline. 

Overnight stay in Bentota.


DAY 9: BENTOTA TO AIRPORT

After breakfast, our travel agent will ride you to the airport.

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