DETAILED DAY WISE ITINERARY
Day 1 – Arrival Colombo – Kandy
Brace yourself for a scintillating vacation in Sri Lanka as you embark on a 6-day tour of this paradise. You will be received at the airport by our representative who will assist you in smooth transfer to Kandy.
Check in to your hotel in Kandy and enjoy a comfortable overnight stay at the hotel. You could try some of the Sri Lankan delicacies served at your hotel.
Day 2 – Kandy – Nuwara Eliya
Start your day with a filling and scrumptious breakfast at the hotel and brace yourselves for an action packed day.
We will be visiting some of the most sought after destinations in Sri Lanka in Nuwara Eliya; Nuwara Eliya is a mountainous town situated 7000 ft above sea level built around a chilly lake surrounded by lush tea gardens, stunning waterfalls, and virgin woodland.
Our first stop is a halt at the tea factory where you learn about how tea is grown and manufactured in Sri Lanka, a country known for its tea exports today.
Our next stop is the Seetha Aman temple that will douse in rich history about the Ramayana and Sita. It is believed that this the very spot where Goddess Sita was held captive by Ravana Referred to as the ‘Hill Capital’ of Sri Lanka, a visit to the temple almost brings to life each of the scenes we have read about in mythological texts. Another interesting spot is the Gayathri Peedham.
Your date with beauty today is a rather long and pleasant one as we now stop at Gregory’s Lake, Victoria Park and the Hakgala Botanical Gardens, which will provide you an opportunity to interact with natural beauty and abundant trees and flowers. Winding pathways provide a great chance for a romantic stroll with your partner.
Return to the hotel for some rest after the long day.
Day 3 – Nuwara Eliya – Bentota
Dig into a delectable spread of breakfast at your hotel and get set to be transferred to Bentota, better known as the city of golden beaches.
Enjoy the clean and beautiful beaches of Bentota by just lying around. For those who like to indulge in some adventurous water sports, there are ample opportunities available to do so. Enjoy a filling lunch at the beach itself. After a day well spent in the midst of sun and sand, head back to the hotel for a comfortable night stay.
Day 4 – Bentota
After a wholesome breakfast at the hotel, we now proceed for a fun filled day in Bentota.
If you didn’t indulge in any water sports yesterday, today might be a good chance for that adrenaline rush. After some relaxation at the beach, we will visit the turtle hatchery where you get to see turtle eggs and also take pictures with some baby turtles. Witness as many as five species of turtles here.
Next stop is a cruise on the Madu River also known as the Blue Lagoon Cruise among locals. The cruise gives you a chance to see some of the small islands around the region.
Enjoy a hearty meal at the hotel before you retire.
Day 5 – Bentota – Colombo
Wake to another leisurely day with a sumptuous breakfast spread and check out of the hotel for our next stop, Colombo.
Our first step is the Gangarama Temple. Next, we visit the National Museum to get a taste of Sri Lankan heritage. Then we stop to see the Old and New Parliament of Sri Lanka. Next visit the Galle Face Green, an ocean side urban park spread over 5 hectares. Also, see some famous buildings such as the Dutch hospital, twin towers, independent square, and Fort area. For some interesting shopping, pay a visit to the floating market that is famous for selling local produce and handicrafts.
After an action packed day, head back to the hotel to enjoy a relaxed dinner. If you like to dabble with some nightlife, you could head out to one of the nightclubs after dinner and make your last night in Sri Lanka a truly fun filled one.
Day 6 – Colombo
After breakfast, we head to the airport to catch our flight back home taking with us a lifetime of memories.