Sri Lanka, a jewel nation which hangs in the Indian Ocean is famous for its breathtaking landscapes, magnificent beaches, delicious cuisines and diverse culture. This Sri Lanka Honeymoon Package provides a tour to one of the most famous places in Sri Lanka like Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage, train ride from Kandy to Nuwara Eliya, tour to spice gardens and Colombo. This is an ideal plan for a perfect Sri Lanka Honeymoon trip which also includes a thrilling experience to your trip by indulging into the enthralling Rafting experience at the Kelani river. This 5 nights/ 6 days Sri Lanka Package promises you to make your vacation heavenly.
date_range 5 Nights / 6 Days
Day 1: Katunayake Colombo Airport – Kandy
Arrive at Colombo airport and transfer to Kandy. On your way to Kandy, take a pit stop at the Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage set amongst the verdant hills of Kegalle is a unique orphanage. This is the world's first and only elephant orphanage established to feed, nurse and house young elephants lost or abandoned by their mothers. Make good memories and capture moments while feeding the elephants and take a walk with them and see these once abandoned elephants happy and playful in their natural habitat.
Dinner and Overnight stay at the hotel - Kandy.
Day 2: Explore Kandy
Known as Sri Lanka's cultural capital, Kandy withstood the Portuguese and Dutch for three centuries and was the capital city of the last Sinhalese kingdom, which at last tumbled to the British in 1815. Coming to things to do in Kandy, you can start with exploring the Temple of the Sacred Tooth, walk around Kandy Lake, breathe in the fragrance of the Peradeniya Botanical Gardens, brush up on history at The National Museum of Kandy or light a candle at Kandy Devales. Moreover, Kandy and its satellite villages are the centre of the islands handicraft industry (items of wood, brass & silver) exquisite silver or gold jewellery and precious gems of many varieties including the world’s best blue and star sapphires.
Day 3: Kandy – Nuwara Eliya by Train and then Onward to Ella
Breakfast at the hotel and transfer to Nuwara Eliya, en route visit the tea plantation and the scenic drive where you can even see how tea is manufactured. Do taste the famous Ceylon Tea. Also, you can visit the Seetha Amman Temple in Seetha Eliya where as per the Hindu Mythology it’s also called the Ashok Vatika (a part of Ramayana Trail). Lunch at an Indian Restaurant and then get ready for the world's most scenic train ride and experience one of the most beautiful train journeys including one of the most photographed bridge, The Nine Arch Bridge. Reach Ella, Dinner and Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 4: Ella with Rafting and Onward Colombo
After breakfast proceed to Colombo, enroute we will take you for a thrilling Rafting Session - Experience White Water Rafting in the picturesque Kelani River in Kithulgala. The Kelani River is popular for 1957 blockbuster movie “Bridge on the River Kwai” in which the bridge was blown when the train was crossing the river. This place is worthwhile for visiting and photographing as you pass the rapids of Kelani River. Rest of the day at leisure.
Day 5: Colombo
Morning after breakfast go for city tour and shopping in Colombo. It is located on the west coast and draws together all the cultures, religions and influences of foreign lands into a pot-pouri of sounds, smells and a kaleidoscope of colour. While on your city tour in Colombo you may visit famous places including Galle Face Green, the Viharamahadevi Park, National Museum, Twin World Trade Center towers, Old Parliament Building, Fort district, Independence Hall at Independence Square, and prominent Buddhist, Hindu, Islam and Christian places of worship. (Entrance fees to sites not included). For shopping, you may visit ODEL, House of Fashion, (Wijaya gems) Majestic City, Noritake, etc. Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 6: Airport Departure
Morning after breakfast, checkout from the hotel and proceed to airport for departure.
- Accommodation at the hotels mentioned or similar with CPAI (Continental Plan) – room with breakfast only
- Transportation in a pvt air conditioned vehicle with Chauffeur – All the drivers we have are English speaking guides
- Train Tickets from Nuwara Eliya to Ella (Observation Seat)
Rafting included for 2 pax : - Starting point is ginigathena and finish at kithulgala
- Government Taxes
- Toll Chargers (Airport to Colombo & Colombo to Bentota or Galle)
- Entrance fees to site.
- Lunch & Dinner or any meal not mentioned on the above program during the tour.
- Visa Fees (please log on to www.eta.gov.lk).
- Petrol and damage to the vehicle as per the Vehicle provider policy.
- Early check in or late checkout charges.
- Camera or Video permits.