Sri Lanka, a jewel nation which hangs in the Indian Ocean is famous for its picturesque landscapes, stunning beaches, ancient Buddhist ruins and diverse culture. Your journey will start with Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage that provides visitors with the best chance of seeing a large number of elephants at close quarters. You will also experience sea turtle hatcheries, operated by the Wildlife Protection Society of Sri Lanka. You will feast your eyes upon the amazing site of many species of turtles, especially the endangered hawksbill, laying their eggs along the beaches. In Colombo you will get to see oldest buildings along with best shopping experience.
date_range 5 Nights / 6 Days
Day 1: AIRPORT - PINNAWALA - KANDY
Meet and assist on arrival at Airport by our Representative, Transfer from Airport to Pinnawala. The Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage provides visitors with the best chance of seeing a large number of elephants at close quarters. The orphanage was established in 1975 and commenced with seven orphaned elephants. Today some of these orphans enjoy the fortune of seeing their calfs born in the same location. Assisted by local and foreign elephant experts, Pinnawala commenced a successful captive breeding programme and the first baby elephant was born in 1984. It is most interesting to visit at feeding time to see the baby elephants being bottle fed and the entire herd taken for a bath thereafter to the river near by.Transfer from Pinnawala to Kandy....
Overnight Stay at Earl'S Regency...
Day 2: KANDY
Day at Leisure enjoy your day.
Day 3: KANDY - BENTOTA
Breakfast at Earls Regency hotel, Transfer from Kandy to Bentota. Bentota is the famous for it's golden sand beaches and noise of seashore..
Reach by Evening Check-in the hotel and Overnight Stay at Heritance Ahungalla .
Day 4: BENTOTA - KOSGODA - BALAPITIYA - BENTOTA
Breakfast at Heritance Ahungalla, Transfer from Bentota to Kosgoda, Kosgoda is a small village located in the west coast of Sri Lanka. It is most popular for its sea turtle hatcheries, operated by the Wildlife Protection Society of Sri Lanka. Here you will feast your eyes upon the amazing site of many species of turtles, especially the endangered hawksbill, laying their eggs along the beaches. The many hatcheries that are operated locally provide a safe haven for these sea turtles. You may visit these hatcheries to have a look at many huge tanks filled with new born turtles who, once grown, are released to the sea...
Transfer from Kosgoda to Balapitiya...
Balapitiya is the nearest town to the Maduganga River which is famous for its mangroves and endemic flora and fauna. This little town is renowned for its Ceylon Cinnamon and fishing.
Transfer from Balapitiya to Bentota
Overnight Stay at Heritance Ahungalla
Day 5: BENTOTA - COLOMBO
Breakfast at Heritance Ahungalla, Transfer from Bentota to Colombo Do Colombo City & Shopping Tour, Colombo is the trade capital of Sri Lanka, and is a city that has undergone rapid changes. While most old buildings have been replaced by new apartments and office buildings, some parts of the city yet retains its old charm. The 100 year old clock tower built by the British and some colonial buildings remain examples. The Independence Square, Nelum Pokuna, Pettah Bazaar and BMICH are some of the main highlights of the city. Colombo also provides ample entertainment in terms of an active night life as well as a shopping experience you'd never forget.
Overnight Stay at Hilton Colombo
Day 6: Back To Home
Breakfast at Hilton Colombo
Transfer from Colombo to Airport for departure
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Inclusions in Sri Lanka
- 5 Nights accommodation at the hotels mentioned or similar
- 1 room on double sharing basis at all locations.
Accommodation at the hotels mentioned or similar with BB- (Breakfast )
- Transportation in a Private Air conditioned vehicle with Chauffeur
– All the drivers we have are English speaking guides.
- Government Taxes
- Toll Chargers (Airport to Colombo & Colombo to Bentota or Galle)
· Entrance fees to sites
· Dinner and Lunch or any meal not mentioned on the above program during the tour.
· Visa Fees (please log on to www.eta.gov.lk)
· Early check in or late checkout charges.