Day 1: ColomboMeet & assist upon arrival by our agent’s representative. Thereafter transfer to Hotel.
Colombo - visit fort and Pettah areas and drive past the 100-year-old clock tower, the old parliament and several British built, colonial buildings. Other places of interest are a Hindu and a Buddhist temple, residential areas where you find the stately homes of the affluent, the Colombo museum, the Bandaranaike Memorial International Conference Hall. Also visit the ceramics corporation show room, the ODEL ‘Unlimited’ dress boutique and the majestic city shopping complex.
Overnight at hotel in Colombo.
Day 2: HabaranaAfter breakfast, transfer to Habarana. In route visit the Government run Elephant Orphanage, where babies abandoned or lost by the herd are cared for and trained. Clients could witness the bottle feeding and bathing of baby Elephants.
Evening spent at leisure.
Overnight at hotel in Habarana.
Day 3: HabaranaBreakfast at hotel – Free time at leisure or Optional tour
Day 4: TricomaleeAfter breakfast, transfer to Trincomalee (Which is a port city on the east coast of Sri Lanka, about 110 Miles northeast of Kandy. The city is built on a peninsula, which Divide the inner and outer harbours. It is one of the main centers of Tamil speaking culture on the island. Historically referred to as Gokuna, it has been a sea port that has played a major role in
Maritime and internationally trading history of Sri Lanka. The beaches are used for Scuba diving, surfing, fishing and whale watching. The city also has the largest Dutch fort in Sri Lanka)
Day 5: TrincomaleeBreakfast at Hotel. Free time at leisure or Optional tours
Day 6: KandyAfter breakfast, leave for Kandy
Kandy: This lovely city is the Hill Capital of Sri Lanka and was the last stronghold of the Sinhala Kings. It still retains an aura of grandeur which has been unaffected by time. Encircled by hills, with a tranquil lake in its center, it is the site of the renowned “Temple of the Tooth” and the Royal Botanical Gardens - home to one of Asia’s best Orchid collections. Kandy and its satellite villages are the center of the island’s handicraft industry and its traditional dances are the most lively and spectacular in the country.
Evening: visit the temple of the tooth, and thereafter witness a cultural dance performance.
Overnight at hotel in Kandy.
Day 7: KandyAfter Breakfast visit the Royal Botanical Gardens.
Botanical Gardens - The Royal Botanical Gardens at Peradeniya near Kandy was laid out in 1821 by the British colonial rulers. Prior to that it was the Royal Pleasure Garden of the Kandyan Kings. It is located in a beautiful setting with the longest river of Sri Lanka, Mahaweli bordering on one side. This attractively laid out garden displays many varieties of floral and green plants. Special features are the Orchid House which displays a fine collection of Sri Lankan orchids, the fernery, spice garden, and the trees planted by distinguished visitors to the Island.
Evenings spent at leisure in the hotel or free to stroll around the local bazaar areas.
Overnight at hotel in Kandy.
Day 8: Colombo - BeirutTransfer to Colombo International Airport to fly back
From 1st May till 31th October 2017