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Tour Packages
06 Days 05 Nights with basic round tour and beach stay
06 Days 05 Nights with basic round tour and beach stayThis Tour covers - Colombo - Kandy - Nuwara Eliya - Beach Resort.
 
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Full Itinerary
DAY 1 AIRPORT / COLOMBO (35km)
  06 Days 05 Nights with basic round tour and beach stayArrive at Bandaranaike International Airport, met by "Don Voyage" Representatives and transfer to a Hotel in Colombo.
p.m. City tour and Shopping.
CITY TOUR & SHOPPING
The City Tour will include places of Tourist interest such as Old parliament, Bandaranaike Memorial International Conference Hall, Buddhist Hindu Temple and Town Hall.

SHOPPING
Shopping at Odel, House of Fashion, Bare foot and etc.

Over night Stay at Hotel in Colombo.
DAY 2 COLOMBO / PINNAWALA / KANDY (145km)
  06 Days 05 Nights with basic round tour and beach stayBreakfast at Hotel. Leave for Kandy. En route Visit the Elephant Orphanage.

ELEPHANT ORPHANGE
Pinnawala, Visit the Elephant Orphanage, the foster – home of elephants of different age and size feeding, bathing, playing together and even mating. These have been found injured or left abandoned in the wilderness. There are even little baby calves born in captivity.

Next Visit the Spice Gardens.

SPICE GARDEN
Visit a spice garden at mavanella 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.

Next Visit the Peradeniya Botanical Gardens.

BOTANICAL GARDEN
En-route visit the Botanical Garden Peradeniya. Which was a pleasure garden of a Kandyan King of the 16th Century and later made in to a Botanical Garden during the British regime. This gardens, one of the best in Asia is a place of beauty and site for bird watchers.

p.m. visit art and craft centre and Gem Bureau where you will be shown a documentary film on how Sri Lankan Gem mining is traditionally done.

Sight seeing of kandy including Upper Lake Drive and visit to Art and Craft Centres.

CULTURAL DANCE
enjoy a typical Sri Lankan Cultural Show of Drumming Dancing music and fire walking.

Over night Stay at Hotel in Kandy.
DAY 3 KANDY / NUWARA ELIYA (TRAIN JOURNEY (85km)
  06 Days 05 Nights with basic round tour and beach stayBreakfast at Hotel. Leave for Visit Temple of the Tooth Relic if Lord Buddha.

TEMPLE OF THE TOOTH RELIC.
Next Visit the Temple of the sacred tooth relic of the Buddha. This temple, the most important one for The Sri Lankan Buddhists. It was built in the 16th Century A.D. solely for the purpose of housing the tooth relic.

Leave for Nuwara Eliya by train. Met our represatative at Nanu Oya Station.

Nuwara Eliya, the misty city is located over 6000 feet above sea level.
The drive will be through refreshing Tea Plantations covering the hills like carpets and cascading waterfalls to mesmerize you.

En route visit water falls at ramboda.
RAMBODA AND GARADIYA ELLA - WATERFALLS
En route view the beauty of two falls Ramboda and Garadiya Ella.
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TEA FACTORY
Visit a Tea Plantation and a Tea Factory en route. Sri Lanka being famous for its “Ceylon Tea” adding cheer to many the world over for more than a century.
arrive in Nuwara Eliya to be greeted by the fresh wintry atmosphere. Observe the well preserved colonial architecture of bungalows that were the homes of Lords, Governor's and Planters who pioneered the "Ceylon Tea" drive.( Nuwara Eliya is also known as "Little England")
Leave for Sight Seeing of Nuwara Eliya which includes visits to the 18 Hole Golf course, Race Course .

NUWARA ELIYA CITY TOUR
Drive through the little town of Nuwara Eliya observing the well-maintained buildings of colonial Architecture. Visit the busy market where the tea plantation workers rush in and out with their days provisions. Visit the lake Gregory built for generating power during the British Colonial age but now a feature that adds beauty to the city.

Over night Stay at Hotel in Nuwara Eliya.
DAY 4 NUWARA ELIYA / KITHULGALA / BENTOTA (260km)
  06 Days 05 Nights with basic round tour and beach stayBreakfast and leave towards the South Coast Beach Resorts via kithulgala.
KITULGALA
Kitulgala is little village on one of the routes between Colombo and Nuwara Eliya. The name Kitulgala derived from the word KITUL (fish tail palm) trees that grow in abundance in these parts. The Kelani River that flows through Kitulgala does not only beautifully the village but also attracts tourists for the white water rafting that has become so popular in it. The most important scene of blasting the bridge and train in the famous film “ The Bridge on the River Kwai” was also filmed at Kitulgala and the film site is also a site visited by many tourists. Bandara Kele a patch of nature reserve that has become very popular with bird watchers and Nature lovers.

Next view beautiful of two water falls... Devon Fall and St. Clairs Fall.

Next visit Turtle Hatchery.
TURTLE HATCHERY
Projects have been launched to conserve the population of turtles that are reaching extinction and such projects are found along the southern coast of Sri Lanka where turtles come ashore to lay their eggs. The turtle digs a hole on the Beach, Lays hers eggs and covers it with sand where it is supposed to, incubate by the heat of the sun. What often happens is, the eggs are dug out by fisherman and sold to people who consume them.

But now the eggs are bought up by the conservation projects and are hatched the Natural way in enclosed areas where the Birds don’t have a chance of picking them up and the babies are let in to the sea after two days at night time which offers them a better chance of survival.

Overnight stay Hotel in Bentota.
DAY 5 BENTOTA OR BERUWALA (0km)
  06 Days 05 Nights with basic round tour and beach stayBreakfast at Hotel.

At lesiure

Over night Stay at Hotel in Bentota or Beruwala.
DAY 6 BENTOTA / AIRPORT (100km)
  06 Days 05 Nights with basic round tour and beach stayBreakfast at Hotel. a.m. at leisure.

Afternoon leave for Airport for departure. (depending on your flight times)
Includes
  • Accommodation on sharing Basis.
  • B/B or H/B Basis. (Please select)
  • Transport exclusively by air-conditioned Car or Coach with English Speaking chauffeur.
  • Meeting arrangements at the airport on arrival and departure.
  • The above are nett and include all government taxes.
Excludes
  • Air port taxes
  • Entrance fees for the following site.
  • Expenses of personal nature such as tipping, porters, laundry, telephones, etc.
  • Video and Camera permits.
  • Lunch through out the tour.
  • Any other services not specified above.
Remarks
  • Ideal for fit, familes and groups
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Tours Board Approved
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