Day 1 - Negombo

Welcome to Sri Lanka. On this day of your 7 days Sri Lanka tour, you shall start exploring its marvels. Upon your arrival at Bandaranaike International Airport, an agent’s representative will greet you and guide you towards a luxury chauffeur-driven vehicle that will take you around the country.

You will be taken to the neighbouring town of Negombo where you will check in to the hotel on a bed and breakfast basis for the first night. Upon reaching your hotel, relish the hospitable treatment you receive and complete your check-in formalities before proceeding to your room. Have a good night’s sleep at your hotel. If you have more time of the day, you can relax on the Negombo beach, which is a popular destination for tourists with its pristine beaches.

Day 2 - Pinnawela / Sigiriya

Early next morning, you will depart to Sigiriya. En-route, you will stop at the Pinnawela Elephant Orphanage for some one-on-one interaction with the Elephants of Sri Lanka.

The orphanage was originally founded in order to afford care and protection to the many orphaned elephants found in the jungle. Since the inception of the program over 20 elephants have been bred here. The aim of the orphanage is to simulate a natural habitat to these elephants. However, there are some exceptions: the elephants are taken to the river twice a day for a bath, and all the babies less than three years of age are still bottle fed by the mahouts and volunteers.

In the afternoon, you will visit the ‘Lion’s Rock’ in Sigiriya.

sigiriya is one of the most valuable historical monuments of Sri Lanka. Referred by locals as the Eighth Wonder of the World this ancient palace and fortress complex has significant archaeological importance and attracts thousands of tourists every year. It is probably the most visited tourist destination of Sri Lanka. One of the most striking features of Sigiriya is its Mirror wall.

After an entertaining day 2 of your tour, arrive at your hotel in Sigiriya and complete your swift check-in procedure. Head to your room and retire for the night, ending the second beautiful day of your Sri Lanka holiday.

Day 3 - Habarana / Polonnaruwa

After breakfast, you will leave to Polonnaruwa. En-route, you will stop at the Habarana. Visitors can be seen riding on elephants back as this is also one of the main attractions of the city.

Where is inhabited with elephants. Visitors can be seen riding on elephants back as this is also one of the main attractions of the city. Along with the wildlife, this picturesque city also boasts some of the best in class hotels and luxurious tourist resorts encompassed in greenery.

In the Afternoon, You will drive to the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Polonnaruwa. Sri Lanka’s second most ancient kingdom, Polonnaruwa, became the capital of Sri Lanka following the destruction of Anuradhapura in 993 AD. Built by King Parakramabahu I, this urban green city has seen numerous civilisations journeying through this kingdom including the Cholas, South Indian Hindu and Buddhist Sinhalese, between the 12th and 13th centuries.

Overnight stay at Polonnaruwa.

Day 4 - Dambulla / Kandy

The next morning you have to go Dambulla cave temple.The Buddhist temple complex of Dambulla consists of five cave temples carved under a very large overhanging rock. The temples were carved out over several centuries, but the oldest dates back to the 1st century B.C.E. The temples include numerous carved statues of Buddha, and his faithful disciple Ananda, as well as Hindu deities.

Later continuing journey to historic with sacred Kandy city. It is Sri Lanka’s second largest city A Brief History of the Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic The Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic is a world-renowned place of worship, where the left Canine tooth of Gautama Buddha is enshrined. The temple which is venerated by thousands of local foreign devotees and tourists daily was named as a world heritage by UNESCO in 1988. The temple which carries a lot of value to Buddhists all over the world also has immense cultural value.

Overnight stay at kandy.

Day 5 - Kandy / Nuwara Eliya

After breakfast visit Kandy city and Botanical garden at Peradeniya and leave for Nuwara Eliya via visiting tea plantation and tea factory.

Situated in Kandy’s suburb of Peradeniya, the spectacular Peradeniya Botanical Garden The gardens display over 4 000 different species of plants, regarded amongst the most superior in Asia.

The highlight is the spectacular Orchid collection and a mighty avenue of palm trees. In addition to a plethora of flowering plants, there is also an extensive collection of medicinal plants and spices which can be spotted on your meander across the gardens. Encompassing over 60 hectares of sublimely designed lawns, pavilions and plant houses, the extraordinary array of Sri Lankan, Asian and international flora is a fragrant, colorful view on the eye. Gorgeous avenues lead on to sections exploding in bursts of tropical color and vast lawns dotted with enormous trees.

Complete the hotel check-in formalities and relax in your room. Later in the evening, you can visit the Tea Processing Center to enjoy the local ambience.

After a hearty dinner, come back to the hotel for a good night’s rest. Overnight stay at Nuwara Eliya.

Day 6 - Nuwara Eliya

Enjoy a delectable breakfast and gear up for an enchanting city tour. Your first stop for the day is the Horton Plains National Park, in the shadows of Sri Lanka’s second and third highest mountain ranges.

 A paradise for nature lovers, hikers and birds watching.  The most gorgeous place is the Worlds End, where the southern Horton Plains suddenly ends, and drops off to nearly 1050metres, an awesome sight indeed. It is 9.5Km walking with warm jackets. 

The major attraction at Horton Plains is called “World’s End” – the trail will come to a sudden end at one point, from where one can see the world stretch out to all eternity.

If you visit the place later than 10 AM all you may see is a white wall. The early morning (between 6am and 10am) is the best time to visit, before the clouds roll in. That’s when you’ll see towns as if they are toy towns, tea plantations, villages in the valley below, and a magical view towards the coast.

Proceed to visit Baker’s fall, Tea Plantations, Strawberry Farm, and Ambewela Milk Farm. Come back to the hotel for a peaceful night’s sleep.

Overnight stay at Nuwara Eliya.

Day 07 - Nuwara Eliya / Negambo

After a delicious breakfast in the hotel, complete the check-out formalities. Proceed for your transfer to the airport as your 05 days in Sri Lanka tour package comes to an end.

Bid goodbye to Sri Lanka as your mesmerizing journey comes to an end.