11 Days and 10 Nights Tours

Day – 01 : Nigambo

Arrive at Bandaranayake International Airport and met by your Guide, Representatives and transfer to Nigambo
Beach Hotel. Rest of the day at your leisure. Negambo is a characteristic fishing town north of Colombo,
it is a more 6 Km from the international airport. Negombo is a gourmet’s paradise with sea food in plenty.
Old world fishing craft like the outrigger canoe and the catamaran bring seer, skipjack, herring and mullet,
pomfret & amber jack, while lobster & prawn are caught in the lagoon. Dinner and Overnight stay at Negambo.

Day – 02 : Anuradapura & Mihintale rock

After breakfast leave for Anuradhapura.Visit the Cultural sites and then travel to visit the Mihintale rock Anuradhapura
is the birthplace of Sinhala civilization & one of the world’s largest archeological sites. It is considered
as the greatest monastic city of the ancient world, & was founded in the 5th century BC. An evening you will
travel to visit the Mihintale rock Mihintale is a mountain peak near Anuradhapura in Sri Lanka. It is believed
by Sri Lankans to be the site of a meeting between the Buddhist monk Mahinda and King Devanampiyatissa which
inaugurated the presence of Buddhism in Sri Lanka. It is now a pilgrimage site, and the site of several religious
monuments and abandoned structures. Dinner & Overnight stay in Anuradhapura.

Day – 03 : Polonnaruwa

Breakfast at the hotel and leave for visit the Polonnaruwa Cultural sites. Polonnaruwa was the capital of Sri
Lanka from the 11th to the 13th century AD. This ancient city is today one of the most beautiful centers
of this island’s cultural heritage. In its prime, the city, inside it’s 3? miles strong encircling walls,
housed hundreds of thousands of people. An evening you can go for the elephant ride at sigiriya.Afternoon
you will visit a forest Buddhist monastery. And the afternoon Take a jeep safari through the Minneriya National
Park , looking for elephants, deer, peacocks, boars, and many kinds of birds. Dinner & Overnight stay at

Day – 04 : Sigiriya Rock & Golden Rock Temple

Next day breakfast at the hotel and leave for visit the Sigiriya Rock fortress. One of Sri Lanka’s most fascinating
UNESCO world heritage sites. No matter how often you climb to the summit of this one-time hilltop fortress
of the maverick Sinhalese king, Kassapa, the pleasure barely diminishes because of the abandon spectacular
views at the summit.Then travel to Kandy, via Dambulla and Matale. En-route visits the Golden rock temple.
Golden Rock is a cave temple which dates back to the 1st Century .BC. Its rock ceiling is one large sweep
of colorful frescoes which depict Buddhist mythology and the tales of the Buddha’s previous births. The caves
house the largest collection of Buddha statues in one place. From Dambulla drive to Matale to visit the Nalanda
Gedige temple. The small building is designed like a Hindu temple with a mandapa, an entrance hall (originally
roofed), a short passage to a bare cello, and an ambulatory round the holy center. There is no sign of Hindu
gods, however, and the temple is said to have been used by Buddhists. This is one of the earliest buildings
of stone constructed in Ceylon Then travel to Kandy visit the Matale spice garden.check in the hotel and
Dinner and Overnight stay at Kandy.

Day – 05 : Elephant Opernage & Temple of the tooth

Next day morning you will travel to visit Pinnawala elephant orphanage. Elephant Orphanage, a institution that
has been looking after orphaned or injured elephants that would otherwise have surely died. If you leave
the hotel early then you can watch the elephants bath in the river after the youngest babies are milk fed.
Then travel Kandy visit the Temple of the Tooth. View a cultural dance in evening. Kandy , last seat of the
Sinhala Kings, is a very popular destination for visitors from home and abroad. Dinner and Overnight stay
at Kandy.

Day – 06 : Botarnicle Garden & Tea Factory

After breakfast checkout from the hotel and leave for Nuwara eliya En-route visit the Royal Botanic Gardens Peradeniya
and Tea Factory. The Royal Botanic Gardens Peradeniya is well known for its large variety of plant life.
The great lawns highlight huge tropical trees and a variety of bamboo can be found in one place. The Royal
Botanic Gardens was established in 1821. Then travel to Nuwara Eliya En-route Visit a Tea factory, Tea plantation
and Ramboda waterfall.Sri Lanka being famous for its “Ceylon Tea” has added cheer to many the world over
for more than a century. Arrive in Nuwara Eliya to be greeted by the fresh wintry atmosphere, the cottage
type bungalows and the colonial air. ( Nuwara Eliya is also known as “Little England”) Dinner and Overnight
stay at Nuwara Eliya.

Day – 07 : Hortain Plains

Earlier morning you will Travel to hortain plains and have a brief walk (around 1 hour) and travel to kitulgala.
Visit kelani river & other attractions around kitulgala. Horton Plains is a unique natural attraction in
Sri Lanka. It is located in the highest plateau of the country and its known for its beautiful landscapes
and rare plant and animal life. The Horton plains is one of the most important catchment areas in Sri Lanka
which acts as a giant sponge which store rain water and then feed several major rivers of the country through
out the year. The vegetation mainly consists of wet grass lands and montane forest. The weather at Horton
Plains is quite dynamic. Average temperature varies between 5 degrees Celsius to 27 degrees Celsius. The
Kelani River (the broadest river in Sri Lanka) flowing through Kitulgala was the main location where the
Oscar winning movie Bridge on the River Kwai was filmed. Then travel to Nuwara Eliya and Checkout from the
hotel and leave for yala. En-route visit the Ella gap and ravana waterfall. Check in the hotel and Dinner
and Overnight stay at Tissa.

Day – 08 : Yala National Park

Earlier morning you will go for a game drive to Yala , one of the island’s most popular wildlife parks where
you could see all most all the animals which is found in Sri Lanka. One of Sri Lanka ‘s premier eco tourism
destinations, lies 24km northeast of Tissamaharama and 290km from Colombo on the southeast coast of Sri Lanka,
spanning a vast 97,878 hectares over the Southern and Uva Provinces. The vegetation in the park comprises
predominantly of semi-arid thorny scrub, interspersed with pockets of fairly dense secondary forest. Small
patches of mangrove vegetation also occur along the coastal lagoons. The park is renowned for the variety
of its Wildlife (most notably its many elephants) and its fine coastline (with associated coral reefs). It
also boasts a large number of important cultural ruins, bearing testimony to earlier civilizations and indicating
that much of the area used to be populated and well developed. Afternoon Check out from the hotel and leave
for your beach vacation and Dinner and Overnight stay at Beach hotel.

Day – 09 : Gall Dutch Fortress & Turtle Hatchery

Next day you will travel to Visit the Gall Dutch Fortress and Turtle Hatchery. Gall Dutch Fortress An ancient
city which is now a modern and buzzing town today. It was the most important sea port way back in history,
where the sea faring merchants arrived to trade and barter. This is also where the Portuguese first set foot
in the year 1505 and built a fortress, which was later captured and fortified by the Dutch. The fortress
is one of the best preserved in the island. A visit to the fortress and to watch the sunset from the rampart
is an experience unforgettable.The oldest Protestant church in the country called the ‘Groote Kirk’ built
by the Dutch is located inside the Fort. It is situated close to New Oriental Hotel also built by them as
the Governor’s Residence in 1684.Dinner and Overnight stay at Beach Resort.

Day – 10 : Beach Vacation

Lazing on a Sun deck reading a book of you choice, and sipping a cool fresh tropical fruit drink of pine apple,
Mango, Banana. Water skiing, Wind Surfing, Snorkeling or cutting through the choppy on a jet water scooter
and much more? Dinner and Overnight stay at Beach Resort.

Day – 11

Transfer to the airport on time for the flight, En-route you will have a city tour in Colombo. Colombo City Colombo-
the capital of Sri Lanka-is the largest city and main port of Sri Lanka. It is also the commercial and financial
center of Sri Lanka. A bustling metropolis, the city is an attractive blend of old and new. It has the lazy
charm of the bygone era combined with the verve and vivaciousness of a modern city. Transfer to the airport
on time for the flight.

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