DAY 01 & 02
Overnight stay at Dambulla / Sigiriya / Polonnaruwa (Free One day Sri Lankan Traditional Lunch)Ayubowan Sri Lanka! Upon arriving in Sri Lanka you will get welcome gifts and many more from WALK IN LANKA Tours. That is the starting step of our kindness hospitality. In same time you will meet chauffer guide who shall take you whole tour by air conditioned vehicle.
After that we will transfer to the Dambulla. Evening proceed on a village tour. It is an experience the real traditional Sri Lankan rural village style, consisting of Travel in a Bullock cart to a rural village through lush green paddy fields where you will be served tea and “juggery” along with lunch made to authentic Sri Lankan style. Traditional cooking methods, and a visit to a paddy field to see how the local farmers protect their crops from the wild animals, will be demonstrated. Finally proceed on a traditional canoe ride in a lake in Habarana.
Next Day, after breakfast visit the ancient rock fortress of Sigiriya with a magnificent view of the surroundings (optional – you may rent bikes for a walk in the countryside). It is also famous for its frescoes, such as the frescoes of the Demoiselles, dream creatures between goddesses and princesses.
Thereafter proceed to Polonnaruwa for sightseeing. En route stopover in Habarana for a short elephant back ride. On completion proceed to Polonnaruwa. Polonnaruwa the second most ancient of Sri Lanka’s kingdoms, Polonnaruwa was first declared the capital city by King Vijayabahu I, who defeated the Chola invaders in 1070 to reunite the country once more under a local leader. The Ancient City of Polonnaruwa has been declared a World Heritage Site.
OptionalThereafter proceed to Minneriya on an exciting Jeep Safari. Minneriya National Park is a dry season feeding ground for the elephant population dwelling in forests of Matale, Polonnaruwa, and Trincomalee districts. Some reports account number of elephants to as high as 700. Tourists visit Minneriya largely because of elephants, especially in dry season.
Things to Do:Dambula: Explore Minneriya National Park / Safari / Kaudulla National Park / Ritigala Forest Monastery / Hurulu Eco Park / Habarana Buddhist Temple / Hiking / Photos Shoot / BBQ / Adventure Activates / Boat Riding
Sigiriya: Sigiriya World Heritage Site / Pidurangala Rock / Sigiriya Museum / Sigiri Safari
Polonnaruwa: Minneriya Wewa / Rivers / Polonnaruwa / Gal Vihara / Polonnaruwa Vatadage / Lankathilaka Image House / Medirigiriya Vatadage / Polonnaruwa Archaeological Ruins / Sandakada Pahana / Somawathiya Chaitya / Gal-potha Stone Book / Thivanka Image House / Weijantha Prasada / Rankoth Vehera / Wasgamuwa National Park / Statue of Parakramabahu / Nissanka Latha Mandapaya / Somawathie Chaitiya Sanctuary / Lotus Pond / Sathmahal Prasada / Parakrama Samudra / Archaeological Museum / Angammedilla National Park / River Bathing
Approximately Time & Distance from Colombo: 4 h (168.8 km)
Province: Central Province | District: Matale District
Route: Bandaranaike International Airport – Dambulla – Sigiriya – Polonnaruwa
HotelsLuxury Hotels in Area:
Signature By Amaya | Click here to see the hotel
Amaya Lake Resort | Click here to see the hotel
Normal Hotels in Area:
Elephas Resort Sigiriya | Click here to see the hotel
Thilanka Resort and Spa | Click here to see the hotel
Overnight stay at KandyAfter that we will transfer to Kandy and commence an evening city tour of Kandy including Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic of Buddha – by far the most important place of worship for Buddhists world over, Upper Lake drive a place where one could have a bird’s eye view of the city below.
Things to Do:Udawattekele Sanctuary / Temple of the Tooth Relic (Sri Dalada Maligawa) / Commonwealth War Cemetery / Kandy Lake / Kandy Garrison Cemetery / Lankatilaka Temple / Bahiravokanda Vihara Buddha Statue / Kandy Town / Royal Palace of Kandy / Ranawana Purana Rajamaha Viharaya / World Buddhist Museum / Raiwal Museum / Magul Maduwa / Temple of the Gadaladenia / Kandy Brasswear Village / Bogambara Prison / Peradeniya Botanical Garden / Kadugannawa Tunnel / Photo shoot / BBQ / Kandy City Tour
Approximately Time & Distance from Colombo: 3 h 24 min (137.8 km)
Province: Central Province | District: Kandy District
Route: Dambulla – Kandy
DAY 04 & 05
Overnight stay at Bentota BeachAfter breakfast leave for Bentota via Kitulgala. En route visit prehistorically important Belilena in Kitulgala which is a very large cave in which 12,000 year old skeletal remains of the prehistoric ‘Balangoda man’ have been found. Thereafter visit the location where the famous World War II movie “Bridge on the River Kwai” was filmed. On completion proceed to Bentota a tourist resort in the south with the most beautiful, wide and sandy beaches.
Next Day, Blissfully spend your time as you wish whether it be indulging in fine spa treatment or relaxing by the beautiful Indian Ocean. This beach is the best please for relax with your partner and fall in love may more. Keep the days memorable. It’s your Love.
Things to Do:Bentota Beach / Sea Turtle Protection / Lunuganga / Boat Riding and Water Sports / Madu Gaga Boat Safari / Hiking / Photo shoot / BBQ Nights / Romantic dinner plans
Approximately Time & Distance from Colombo: 1 h 42 min (82.6 km)
Province: Southern Province | District: Galle District
Route: Kandy – Kitulgala – Bentota
Overnight stay at ColomboBack to Colombo by Galle road, you can see and feel beach wind until reach Colombo. Also feel golden sun down in south sea. Also you can enjoy night in Galle face Beach park Colombo.
Things to Do:Galle faces Beach Park Colombo / Clubbing / Explore night life / Bars and restaurants / Boat riding / Shopping / BBQ / Photo shoot many more etc.
Province: Western Province | District: Colombo District
Route: Bentota – Colombo
HotelsLuxury Hotels in Area:
Hotel Name: The Ocean Colombo| Include: Bed and Breakfast | Approximately Price Range: 110 to 120 USD| Click here to see the hotel
Hotel Name: Pegasus Reef Hotel | Include: Bed and Breakfast | Approximately Price Range: 110 to 120 USD | Click here to see the hotel
Normal Hotels in Area:
Hotel Name: Omega Regency | Include: Bed and Breakfast | Approximately Price Range: 70 to 80 USD | Click here to see the hotel
Hotel Name: Palm Beach Hotel| Include: Bed and Breakfast | Approximately Price Range: 60 to 70 USD | Click here to see the hotel
DAY 07 + Free Colombo City Tour
End of Tour and Transfer to AirportAfter breakfast enjoy free city tour of Colombo as you visit the various landmarks. Colombo is fast changing and developing to the modern city preserving the old charm to its splendor. Here visit the 100 years old clock tower, elegant historical building and many places like Pettah Bazaar, Buddhist Temple and Bandaranaike Memorial International Conference Hall on your Colombo tour. Enjoy shopping in the colorful bazaars to take home lots of souvenirs, artifacts and Sri Lanka delights. Finally you will checkout of the hotel and transfer to the airport.
Ayubowan! And Thanks for visit Sri Lanka with WALK IN LANKA Tours. We will appreciate and we will most welcome to give best hospitality. See you soon in next time and come again.
Master Route Plan: Bandaranaike International Airport – Dambulla – Sigiriya – Polonnaruwa – Kandy – Kitulgala -Betota – Colombo – Bandaranaike International Airport