Sri Lanka is a destination which lures the travelers with its timeless beauty, warm people, lush green landscapes, endless beaches, shopping streets and versatile culture and what could be better if a paradise like Maldives adds up in your itinerary. This 6 nights/ 7 days Srilanka and Maldives tour package will take you to awesome places like Pnnawela Elephant orphanage, lovely Kandy city, Nuwara Eliya museums and gardens in Srilanka, and thrilling water sports activities and a wide range of recreational and leisure time in super luxury resorts in Maldives. The unparalleled beauty along with the luxurious lifestyle of these surreal island nation will undoubtedly mesmerise you.
date_range 6 Nights / 7 Days
Day 1: Welcome to Sri Lanka
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 different 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. After Pinnawala, explore Sri Lanka's cultural capital, Kandy which 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) beautiful silver or gold jewellery and precious gems of many varieties including the world’s best blue and star sapphires. Dinner and Overnight stay at the hotel - Kandy.
Day 2: Kandy Nawalpitiya by Train and onward by Taxi
Breakfast at the hotel, and transfer to Nawalapitiya. Enjoy the Toy train ride to experience one of the most beautiful train journeys in the world. You can also visit the Seetha Amman Temple in Seetha Eliya where as per the Hindu Mythology its also called the Ashok Vatika. Then drive towards Nawalapitiya - A resort surrounded by serene tea garden and a pool overlooking these gardens Welcome you!
Day 3: Nawalpitiya to Colombo
Morning after breakfast check out and head to Colombo. Enroute you have the optional rafting on Kelani River - Ask Shoes on loose expert for the history and videos!
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. Colombo has a superb range of high-quality restaurants serving food from all over the world and some of the best shopping opportunities in Asia. The main seaport of Sri Lanka is in Colombo & adjoining it, is Pettah,a local bazaar & trading area. 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. Restaurant Recommended- Ministry of Crab, Bu Ba, Nihonbashi Honten, Uali's (Only if you are a non vegetarian. Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 4: Sri Lanka - Maldives via Fly Colombo to Male
Today after breakfast you will get transferred to the airport for your onward journey to Maldives. Welcome To Maldives! From The MLE International Airport speed boat transfer / Domestic Flight will be ready to reach the Paradise Island Resort / Adaaran Select Meedhupparu Maldives. Check In To Your Resort For Maldives 4 Days/ 3 Nights stay in this private island resort.
Day 5: Leisure Day
Take an opportunity to enjoy warm, crystal clear, outdoor swimming experience in a stunning environment surrounded by rich marine life. Encounter schools of colourful reef fish, reef tip sharks, stingrays, turtles, moray eels, etc. They are completely harmless.
Experience one of the Maldivian cultural dances Or A Salsa Class or A Belly Dance Lesson by Experts - Enjoy a stream of activities organized by the resort to make your trip memorable and engaging!
Day 6: A day for water activities (suggested)
In this Tour Package you can enjoy various water sports activities like Wind Surfing, Water Skiing, Kayaking, Parasailing etc. to give the trip a Jig - Also if you have opted for 1 night stay in the water villa get ready to shift from the beach bungalow to the most awaited part of the trip - Every water bungalow features its own staircase leading into the crystal clear lagoon below – perfect for swimming or a snorkeling adventure. Spend your days relaxing only a few feet above the blue waters of the Indian Ocean, soaking up the sun from your private chaise while getting pampered by our attentive staff.
Day 7: Back To Home
Bye Bye Maldives! Post breakfast departure to airport for your Onwards journey. Don't forget to share your pics with our team who will help you with a video souvenir out of the pictures which you send in.
Return Flight tickets as mentioned under Flight section ex Delhi - Surcharge applicable based on the dates selected
INCLUSIONS IN SRI LANKA -
01 night at Thilanka Candy
01 night at Tea Cottage Nawalpitiya
01 night at Amari Agi Negembo's Hidden Secret
The above price is inclusive of
· 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 Kandy to Nuwara Eliya
· Government Taxes
· All toll Charges, Driver Food and Accommodation paid for
INCLUSIONS IN MALDIVES
Airport Transfer Arrival - (Seaplane/Speed Boat/Domestic flight/Ferry)
03 Nights Accommodation
Transfer by Speed Boat
All Taxes and charges
Departure (Seaplane/Speed Boat/Domestic flight/Ferry).
Compliments - Welcome refreshments on arrival.
Meal Plan - CPAI (Continental Plan) – room with breakfast only (UPGRADE TO FULL BOARD ON SELECT HOTELS)
Room Type - Double Occupancy Superior Beach Bungalow
Inclusive of all applicable taxes.
Expenses of personal nature such as drinks, telephone, and laundry bills etc.
Tips and porter charges
Any boating charges (motor boat / pedal boat).
Any additional expenses incurred due to any flight delay or cancellation, weather conditions,
Political closures, technical faults etc.
Any other service/s not specified above.