Sri Lanka Cultural Tour
7 Days / 6 Nights Package Tour
Itinerary – Destinations Overview:
2. Negombo – Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage – Sigiriya
3. Sigiriya – Dambulla – Kandy
4. Kandy – Nuwara Eliya
5. Nuwara Eliya – Ella
6. Ella – Yala Jeep Safari – Tissamaharama
7. Tissamaharama – South Coast
Day 1. Airport – Negombo
Pick up by one of our English speaking drivers
Transfer to a hotel in Negombo.
Evening leave for City Tour of Negombo.
Overnight stay at a hotel in Negombo.
Day 2. Negombo – Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage – Sigiriya
En route visit Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage.
In the evening climb Sigiriya Rock Fortress.
Overnight stay at a hotel in Sigiriya.
Day 3. Sigiriya – Dambulla – Kandy
En route visit the Dambulla Cave Temple.
Visit a spice garden at Matale.
Visit a wood carving factory.
Visit a Gem Bureau where you will be shown a documentary film on how Sri Lankan gem mining is traditionally done.
Afternoon city tour of Kandy, including Upper Lake Drive.
Evening witness the cultural show featuring various types of dances.
Near to the auditorium is the Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic of Buddha, and after visiting the show people go to the temple.
Overnight stay at a hotel in Kandy.
Day 4. Kandy – Nuwara Eliya
Visit the Royal Botanical Garden in Kandy.
En route visit a tea plantation and a tea factory.
Overnight stay at a hotel in Nuwara Eliya.
Day 5. Nuwara Eliya – Ella
After breakfast we take the train to Ella (3 – 3 1/2 hours of beautiful landscape)
Driver will pick you up from Ella train station.
En route stop at Ella grand Motel to enjoy the view of the famous Ella gap.
En route see the Ravana Falls.
Village tour in Ella.
Overnight stay at a hotel in Ella.
Day 6. Ella – Yala Jeep Safari – Tissamaharama
Leave for Yala National Park.
En route stop at the Ravana Falls.
Afternoon jeep safari in Yala National park.
Evening, commence city tour of Kataragama including the Katragama Hindu Temple.
Overnight stay at a hotel in Tissamaharama.
Day 7. Tissamaharama – South Coast
Our driver will drop You at the hotel on the south coast where You wish to stay for Your beach holiday. For example Mirissa, Unawatuna, Hikkaduwa or Bentota after Your choice.
Please note! Fernando Tours does not support elephant riding!