Day 1: On arrival meet our company representative/ the driver at the airport arrival lobby or at any hotel in Colombo which you request us to pick you up from. Then proceed to Minneriya to adventure the day in the Minneriya National Park. The Minneriya National Park is situated in the north-central plains of Sri Lanka, 20 kilometers from Polonnaruwa. Even though it is one of the smallest national parks in the country, covering just 8,889 hectares, it’s truly a paradise with many natural wonders. You can adventure a wonderful jeep safari to spot the animals.
Overnight stay in Habarana
Day 2: After having a wonderful breakfast at the hotel be transferred to Sigiriya. The Sigiriya Lion Rock is treated as one of the most remarkable creations in the world, built by King Kashyapa in (477-495 AD). The Path through the gardens along stoned stairways come to the Lion Gate. Only the rock carving and the brick structure is evident today of the lion’s mouth through which, millions of people have walked to admire the beauty of this magnificent citadel. Once you hike the Sigiriya rock then be transferred to the Dambulla Cave temple. Dambulla Cave temple was built by King Walagambahu during the 1st Century B.C. There are more than 80 documented caves in the surrounding and the paintings are done on the ceiling. There are total of 153 Buddha statues 3 statues of Sri Lankan kings and 4 statues of god and goddess. Once you spend some time learning about the heritage in Dambulla next be transferred to the hill capital Kandy. Kandy was the last capital of Sinhala Kings. The valley of Kandy is surrounded by magnificent hills which made it as the last bastion. Today Kandy offers its visitors rich collection of art and craft and historical buildings. It includes a collection of ancient temples buildings, handicrafts, souvenirs, bazaar and gem museum.Visit a spice garden in Matale to see different spices for which Sri Lanka is famous for. Clients will be able to see different spices and how some of these spices are grown and processed. Thereafter witness a cultural show (Kandy dance) in the evening and rest for the night in Kandy after a long day.
Overnight stay in Kandy
Day 3: After having a superb breakfast at the hotel proceed for a City tour in Kandy. You can visit the Temple of Tooth Relic, Royal Boanical Garden in Peradeniya, Kandy town and bazaar, the arts and crafts center and a gem museum and lapidary. (Gem Museum / Gem Mining / Gem cutting centers). Then next be transferred to Nuwara Eliya. En route visit the Ramboda waterfall and a tea factory. Then drive to Nuwara Eliya directly. Nuwara Eliya is located at the heart of the hill country 6182 feet above from the sea level. It is still very much like an old English town with styled Bungalows and buildings. The cool calm climate, gorgeous rolling tea plantations which make the best “Ceylon tea” and the breathtaking beautiful waterfalls make Nuwara Eliya one of the most beautiful town's in the world.
Overnight stay in Nuwara Eliya
Day 4: After having a satisfying breakfast in the hotel proceed for a City Tour in Nuwara Eliya. Visit the Victoria Park, Gregory lake, Nuwara Eliya Post Office, and visit the Pedro Tea Factory if you have time then rest overnight in Nuwara Eliya.
Overnight stay in Nuwara Eliya
Day 5: After experiencing a delightful breakfast at the hotel be transferred to Colombo. Colombo is the commercial and business center of Sri Lanka located on west coast. The city blends together with old colonial type building, high-rise commercial buildings and hotels. Enjoy a wonderful city tour in Colombo walking around the streets and the main attractions in the city. Visit shopping centers in Colombo to shop your essentials, then be transferred to the Airport directly or be dropped in Colombo after the city tour to proceed further in your holiday.