13 Days
Duration
Anuradhapura, Kandy, NuwaraEliya, Pasikudah, Polonnaruwa, Trincomalee
Destination

You can select your destination with accommodation and transport. Ceylon Island has its own unique and adventurous tour packages that you can choose from. Also we organize special packages to celebrate your special occasions with dear ones.

DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATION Bandaranayake International Airport, Negombo
DEPARTURE TIME Please arrive by 8:15 AM for a prompt departure at 8:30 AM.
RETURN TIME Approximately 6:30 PM.
WEAR Comfortable clothing and sunscreen.
INCLUDED
Hotels Accommodation for 12 nights on Half board basis
Transport by air-conditioned Car/Van/Mini Bus
English speaking chauffeur guide throughout the tour
 Meals: Breakfast & Dinners at all hotels
Luxury Jeep for Minneriya National Park
Elephant ride in Habarana
Water bottles for every day
All mentioned sightseeing
 All Government Taxes
NOT INCLUDED
Lunches & Dinners unless specified
Entrance to any sites
Cost of any beverages / Personal expenses
 Tips, Porter cost, and any other extras
Travel Insurance
Visa fees if any or any International or domestic airline costs
Any services which do not mentioned under price include

 

Day 1

AIRPORT / NEGOMBO

Upon Arrival welcome & assist by our representative and Transfer to Negombo (20min drive) and check into the hotel in Negombo refresh at hotel and relax at Negombo beach.

Negombo – A characteristic fishing town 6 Km from the International airport, Negombo has a fascinating and picturesque beachfront. The town has several buildings dating back to the Dutch & Portuguese Colonial days. Also client may enjoy some nice sea foods lobsters, crabs, prawns and etc.

Dinner & Overnight stay at Negombo Hotel, Negombo (B, D)

Day 2

NEGOMBO / ANURADHAPURA

After breakfast leave for Anuradhapura (04hrs drive) via Girihulla road this road one of scenic roads in Sri Lanka going through beautiful tropical villages in Sri Lanka.

Afternoon Sightseeing in Anuradhapura, the Anuradhapura Kingdom named for its capital city, was the first established kingdom in ancient Sri Lanka. Founded by King Pandukabhaya in 377 BC, the kingdom’s authority extended throughout the country, although several independent areas emerged from time to time, which grew more numerous towards the end of the kingdom. Nonetheless, the king of Anuradhapura was seen as the supreme ruler of the country throughout the Anuradhapura period. Buddhism played a strong role in the Anuradhapura period, influencing its culture, laws, and methods of governance. Society and culture were revolutionized when the faith was introduced during the reign of Devanampiya Tissa; this cultural change was further strengthened by the arrival of the Tooth Relic of the Buddha in Sri Lanka and the patronage extended by her rulers. 

Dinner & Overnight stay at Anuradhapura Hotel, Anuradhapura (B, D)

Day 3

ANURADHAPURA / MIHINTALE / TRINCOMALEE

After breakfast proceed to Mihintale (20 min)  12km east of the Anuradhapura where The Close Encounter between the Supremely Enlightened Arahath Mahinda & King Devanampiya Tissa the famous Deer Hunter took place & the Aryan Sinhalese civilization took flight to still superior civilization by gentle sway of Buddhism. It is another rock 1000 feet in height, one of the peaks of mountainous range. Though the site was called Missaka Pabbata or Cetiyagiri or Sagiri, today it is popularly known as Mihintale -the cradle of Buddhism in Sri Lanka.

Thereafter drive to Trinomalee (02 hours) reach to beach resort in Trincomalee check in and afternoon relax at the Beach.

Dinner & Overnight stay at Trincomalee Hotel, Trincomalee (B, D)

Day 4

TRINCOMALEE LEISURE

After breakfast leisure at Trincomalee beach in morning hours, afternoon some sightseeing in Trincomalee.

Trincomalee – situated 250Kms from the capital Colombo, Trincomalee has natural harbor. Horatio Nelson, British admiral of the 18th Century had described Trincomalee Harbor is the finest harbor in the world. Trincomalee offer some of the best sea bathing in the country. In the northern stretch of ‘Trinco’ known as Nilaweli, shadow beach goes up to half mile into the sea. The Hot well and the Pigeon Island are the important places of tourist interest in the vicinity. There is an Old Portuguese/ Dutch fort reminiscent of the Colonial era and Konshewaram Hindu Temple.

Dinner & Overnight stay at Trincomalee Hotel, Trincomalee (B, D)

Day 5

TRINCOMALEE / PASIKUDA

After breakfast leave for Pasikuda along the East coast (01 ½ hrs drive) check into hotel in Pasikuda, Pasikuda bay, a 2Km long wide stretch of beach – located 32Km north of Batticaloa is well protected from the monsoon by an off shore reef. Pasikuda Bay is another wide beach 4 km long, just south of Kalkudah. The two beaches form an ideal stretch for bathing, windsurfing and water skiing. The combined area of Pasikuda and Kalkudah was declared a National Holiday resort in 1973.

Evening leisure at hotel beach in Pasikuda.

Dinner & Overnight stay at Pasikuda Beach resort, Pasikuda (B, D)

6 & 7

PASIKUDA LEISURE

After breakfast leisure at Pasikuda beach. While enjoy the time at Pasikuda you may do some excursions to Batticaloa.

Batticaloa – 30min drive from Pasikuda and famous  its `Singing Fish’ and picturesque lagoon. On full moon nights a faint but distinct musical sound rises from the lagoon waters. This is attributed to a noise emanated by a kind of fish found in the lagoon. A Dutch Fort near the lagoon is another tourist attraction.

Dinner & Overnight stay at Pasikuda Beach resort, Pasikuda (B, D)

Day 8

PASIKUDA / POLONNARUWA / MINNERIYA / HABARANA

After breakfast Proceed to Polonnaruwa (01 hour) sightseeing in Polonnaruwa rose to fame as the new capital after decline of Anuradhapura (11th – 13th Century) Lunch at local restaurant in Polonnaruwa after lunch sightseeing in Polonnaruwa. Its period of greatness was from tenth of 12th Centuries AD. The entire landscape of the region is punctuated by huge man – made reservoirs, veritable inland seas, the most famous of which is the Prakrama Samudra or the Sea of Parakrama, larger in size than the Colombo harbor. The monuments of this medieval city are relatively well preserved and give clear evidence of the glory of Sri Lanka’s past, see the Royal Palace complex the Quadrangle with its concentration of ancient heritage and the spectacular Gal vihare complex of four massive images of the Buddha, cut from a single slab of granite – a highlight of ancient Sri Lanka rock carving.

Thereafter Jeep Safari in Minneriya National Park the 8890 hectares of MINNERIYA NATIONAL PARK is an ideal eco tourism location in Sri Lanka. The park consists of mixed evergreen forest and scrub areas and is home to Sri Lanka’s favorites such as sambar deer, leopards and elephants

Evening reach to hotel in Habarana If time permit enjoy elephant ride in Habarana Elephant ride takes around the bund of an ancient manmade rainwater reservoir named Giritala wewa, even cross a part of the lake where you could get your feet wet whilst still seated on the elephant, also opportunity to observe rural Sri Lankan life style.

Dinner & Overnight stay at Habarana Hotel, Habarana (B, D)

Day 9

HABARANA / SIGIRIYA / DAMBULLA / KANDY

After breakfast proceed to Sigiriya (15 min) climb Sigiriya rock fortress The Lion Rock Citadel, Sigiriya was the Royal Citadel of King Kasayapa who ruled in The 05th Century A.D. Moats, Terrace Gardens, water Gardens, Fountain Garden Boulder Gardens & Stone Stairways and the beautiful ancient frescos of heavenly maidens in a pocket of the rock, on the top of rock are ruins of the palace & two intact man – made pools of water.

Thereafter proceed to Dambulla visit cave temple in Dambulla, Dambulla is a magnificent rock temple consists of 5 caves, on a hill 340 m high, containing 150 serene statues of Buddha, numerous carvings & murals. The fascinating & memorable site was founded by King Valagambahu during the 1st century BC in gratitude for the shelter he found in the caves during an invasion by marauding Dravidians from southern India.

Drive to Kandy (02 hours) en route visit spice Gardens in Kandy which grows spices and herbs used for Sri Lankan cuisine and medication. Spices of Sri Lanka attracted the early sea-faring merchants who made the long voyages to purchase this precious merchandise.

Reach to Kandy and lunch at Local restaurant in Kandy afternoon sightseeing in Kandy visit Upper Lake drive, stopping at market square and walk around bazaars and markets visit Anglican Cathedral and Hindu Temple visit sacred Tooth relic Temple where enshrined the Buddha’s Tooth relic, this temple built for its protection and veneration within the Royal Palace The Tooth relic is encased in seven caskets one kept inside the other outermost of which has the shape of a Stupa adorned with a large number of or gold ornaments.

Dinner & Overnight stay at Kandy Hotel, Kandy (B, D)

Day 10

KANDY / PINNAWALA / KANDY

After breakfast drive to Pinnawala (01 hrs drive) It was established 1975 by the Sri Lanka wildlife department, this 24 acres large elephant orphanage is a also breeding for elephants the first elephant baby was born in 1984 and it has the greatest herd of elephants in captivity in the world, Between 1975 and 2012, 67 animals were born here main attractions are here baby elephants feeding by milk bottle and taking all elephants for bathing.

Drive back to Kandy visit Peradeniya Botanical garden 01 – 02 hrs spend) were originally conceived in 1371 as the queens pleasure garden, later becoming the residence of a Kandyan king the 60 hector park was were converted into a botanical garden with extensive well kept lawns, pavilions an orchid house with an outstanding collection, an Octagon conservatory fernery bank of bamboo and numerous flower bed with cannas, croton and colorful bougainvilleas. Giant water lily and papyrus reeds complement unusual exotic specimen trees.

Evening some sightseeing in Kandy or relax at Hotel in Kandy.

Dinner & Overnight stay at Kandy Hotel, Kandy (B, D)

Day 11

KANDY / NUWARA ELIYA

After breakfast our chauffeur drop you at Kandy railway station to take observation coach or intercity express train to Nuwara Eliya considered most spectacular and beautiful rail routes, hugging narrow mountain passes with views of mountain ranges and waterfalls get down from Nanu oya railway station pick up from our chauffeur and drive to Nuwara Eliya.

Arrive in Nuwara Eliya, also known as “Little England” to be greeted by the fresh wintry atmosphere, the cottage type bungalows and the colonial air. City tour in Nuwara Eliya: we drive through the town of Nuwara Eliya observing the well-maintained buildings of colonial Architecture. Busy market, Lake Gregory, golf course, race course, vegetable cultivation, tea plantations.

Dinner & Overnight stay at N – Eliya Bungalow or hotel, N – eliya (B, D)

Day 12

NUWARA ELIYA / COLOMBO

After breakfast drive to Colombo (04hrs drive) via passing through mix plantation Tea, rubber, coconut and the sky kissing beautiful mountains, plain with full of greenish, lakes and view two of the most beautiful waters falls in Sri Lanka (Devon, St.Clair waterfalls) stop at Kitulgala famous place for white water rafting you may enjoy white water rafting in Kitulgala.

Sightseeing and shopping in Colombo visit Galle Face Green, Old Parliament, BMICH conference Hall, Independence square, Gangarama Temple and bare Lake and Hindu Kovil, Bazaars & Markets. Shopping at Colombo visit Majestic city shopping complex, House of Fashion and the ODEL unlimited Dress Boutique, also visit the ceramic cooperation show room Noritake shopping & Crest cat.

Dinner & Overnight stay at Colombo Hotel, Colombo (B,D)

Day 13

COLOMBO / AIRPORT

After breakfast leave for airport for departure transfer (01 – 01 ½ hrs drive).

Standard Package – (COST BASED ON PER PERSON BASIS)

Duration between : 16th January 2015 – 31th July 2015 – 01ST September – 20th Dec 2015

HOTEL CATEGORY

SINGLE ROOM STAY DOUBLE ROOM SHARING

TRIPLE ROOM SHARING

01 PAX COST US$ 1870.00
02 PAX COST US$ 1560.00  US$ 1140.00 US$  1100.00
 03 – 05 PAX COST US$ 1445.00 US$ 1080.00 US$  1050.00
06 – 08 PAX COST US$ 1365.00 US$ 1030.00 US$   990.00
09 – 15 PAX COST US$ 1280.00 US$   960.00 US$   910.00
Standard Package – (COST BASED ON PER PERSON BASIS)

Duration between :  – 01st – 31st August 2015

01 PAX COST US$ 2030.00
02 PAX COST US$ 1840.00  US$ 1280.00 US$ 1230.00
03 – 05 PAX COST US$ 1740.00 US$ 1210.00 US$ 1150.00
06 – 08 PAX COST US$ 1660.00  US$ 1150.00 US$ 1080.00
09 – 15 PAX COST US$ 1580.00  US$ 1080.00 US$ 1020.00

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Deluxe Package – (COST BASED ON PER PERSON BASIS)

Duration between : : 16th January 2015 – 31st July 2015 – 01st September – 20th Dec 2015

HOTEL CATEGORY

SINGLE ROOM STAY DOUBLE ROOM SHARING

TRIPLE ROOM SHARING

01 PAX COST US$  2630.00
02 PAX COST US$  2160.00  US$ 1510.00 US$  1460.00
 03 – 05 PAX COST US$  2030.00 US$ 1435.00 US$  1395.00
06 – 08 PAX COST US$  1950.00  US$ 1360.00 US$  1315.00
09 – 15 PAX COST US$  1880.00 US$ 1280.00 US$  1240.00
Deluxe Package – (COST BASED ON PER PERSON BASIS)

Duration between : 01st – 31st August 2015

01 PAX COST US$ 2830.00
02 PAX COST US$ 2455.00  US$ 1610.00 US$ 1545.00
03 – 05 PAX COST US$ 2325.00 US$ 1550.00 US$ 1480.00
06 – 08 PAX COST US$ 2180.00  US$ 1480.00 US$ 1430.00
09 – 15 PAX COST US$ 2070.00 US$  1420.00 US$ 1360.00

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  • Prices are per person based on sharing basis entire program.
  • Above rates are net and includes all taxes.
  • It is recommended for travelers to our destinations to have a travel insurance covering also the cost of a medical evacuation flight. A travel insurance is the best purchased in your of origin/ residence and cannot be purchased on arrival.
  • Services as per availability at the time of request.
  • Tour programs could be changed or re-routed due to natural causes or unavoidable other conditions which are beyond our control. Such changes will be done in consultation with guests locally as and when required for the best interest of the safety and comfort of guests.
Nilaveli Beach
Negombo
Anuradhapura Kuttam Pokuna
Pigeon Island National Park
Trincomalee Koneswaram Temple
Pasikuda
Pasikuda Beach
Minneriya National Park
Nuwara Eliya Gregory Lake

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