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  Sri Lanka is a paradise for sightseeing, you name it, and we have it!And in close proximity too! .Within a tiny area   of 65,610 sq.km. Is a package of varied interests?
  From Colombo on the West Coast you may travel to the salubrious hill country through breathtaking scenery in 3   to 5 hours. Each turns unfolding a different visual tapestry.
  It is no only the scenery which would captivate you, Sri Lanka’s ancient cities with stupendous monuments,   sculpture, cravings and huge man-made lakes; landscaped gardens… have taken pride of place among the   treasures of the ancient world. Seven of these sites are listed in UNESCO’s World heritage Sites. A grand list of   fauna and flora, gamines yielding precious and semi precious gems, including the spectacular blue sapphire. And   above all, smiling, simple, hospitable people are a delight to any visitor to our shores.
  Your tours will depend on the time at your disposal and your interests. We have listed some tours as guidelines   to plan your individual tour.
  • A- Colombo city

You may visit Kelaniya Temple (one of the 3 places in Sri Lanka visited by Loard Buddha- beautiful ceiling paintings)
Gotami Temple ( modern mural paintings)
Wolvendhal Church (1757) National Museum.
You may opt to spend the day at Mt.Lavinia Beach if you are a beach addict.

  • B- Colombo Kandy

Kandy, the last capital of the Sinhala Kings, today the most beautiful city in the Island.

Dalada Maligawa  - Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic of the load Buddhaand many temples with beautiful paintings and wood carvings, Royal Botanical Gardens & University at Peradeniya, Hydro-Power Reservoirs, Uduwattekele Reserve, Cultural Shows ( Kandyan Dancing) Shopping ( handicrafts, batiks, gem & jewellery) Visit elephant orphanage and tea factory enroute.

Colombo- Ratnapura – The “Gem City “ of Sri Lanka, Gem pits (mining) gem workshops (gem cutting , polishing, jewellery making),Bopath Ella waterfall, enroute visit rubber estate & factory. A beautiful dirve from Colombo through typical Sri Lankan villages.

Colombo - Galle – Drive along the beautiful coastline down south to Galle (fortress built by the Dutch, shop for exquisite hand – made lace) enroute many beach hotels for a break at Kalutara, Beruwala, Bentota(popular for water sports) Hikkaduwa ( famous for corals & tropical fish) Ambalangoda (Masks & Batiks)

Early morning, proceed to Nuwara Eliya through Ramboda Pass- Beautiful scenery of the hill country – Tea estates Ramboda waterfall (329 ft) N’Eliya, 6182 ft above sea level, is a replica of an old English village with cottage & Victorian type buildings. Pidurutalagala (8281 ft.) highest peak in Sri Lanka. Hakgala Botanical Gardens- Back to Colombo through Ginigathhena. May stop for lunch at Kitulgala Rest House. Kitulgala was the location for the famous film “Bridge on the River Kawai.”

Kandy - Anuradhapura - Sigiriya

Day – 1
Early Morning leave for Anuradhapura. The monuments date back to (3rd c.BC-8th c.A.D). Sri Maha Bodhi the oldest historically documented tree in the world is found here. Proceed to Habarana. Overnight at Habarana.
Day -2
Morning drive back to Colombo via Kandy visiting Sigiriya Rock Fortress enroute. Proceed to Colombo. If time permits visit Elephant Orphanage at Pinnawela.

Gem City – Uda Walawe National Park- Sinharaja Forest

Day -1
Early Morning leave for Ratnapura (Gem City) see gem mines and a museum Proceed to Udawalawe National Park, visiting the Sinharaja Rain Forest entoute. Overnight at Uda Walawe.
Day – 2
In Uda Walawe. Enjoy wild life and return to Colombo via the South Coast.


Day -1
Morning leave for Galle visiting Hikkaduwa. Relax on the beach. Evening proceed to Galle. Dinner & Night at Galle.
Day -2
Morning leave for Tissamaharama. Gateway to Yala National Park.
Afternoon tour of the Park. Dinner & Night at Tissamaharama/ Yala.
Day -3
Morning leave for Ratnapura. Through cross country. Visit Gem mines and Gem Museums. Evening return to Colombo.

 
 
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