Discovery of Sri Lanka
Duration: 05 Nights/ 06 Days
Destinations Covered : Colombo – Habarana - Anuradapura - Polonnaruwa Kandy - Colombo
Day 01: Colombo -Habarana
Meeting, greeting & assistance on arrival at Colombo international airport and drive straight to Habarana- the most convenient base for excursions to the Ancient historical cities –Sigiriya/Dambulla 30 minutes, Polonnaruwa 45 minutes, Anuradhapura- 60 minutes, Ritigala 10 minutes and Minneriya National Park 15 minutes. On reaching Habarana, check in at your hotel. After brief leisure you have the option to enjoy Elephant safari through the jungles of Habarana. Stay overnight in your hotel.
Day 02: Habarana (Excursion to Anuradapura)
Morning after breakfast, proceed for the excursion to Anuradapura – the oldest cities of Sri Lanka. The place is today well known for its historical monuments and splendid architectural specimens. Stay overnight at your hotel.
Day 03: Habarana (Excursion to Sigiriya & Polonnaruwa)
After breakfast, proceed to visit the rock fortress of Sigiriya - a UNESCO world heritage site. Later visit Polonnaruwa city which was built during 11th & 12th Centuries AD. Stay overnight at your hotel.
Day 04: Habarana – Kandy
Morning after breakfast, drive to Kandy- the cultural capital of Sri Lanka, en-route visiting Spice Gardens in Matale. Later drive further to reach Kandy and on arrival, check in at your hotel. Later visit the Temple of the Tooth popularly known as the "Dalada Maligawa" during the evening.
Day 05: Kandy
Morning drive to visit Peradeniya, an exotic botanical garden built by Sinhala King. Later visit Pinnawela - an Elephant orphanage now become an important tourist attraction in Srilanka. Evening visit the craft centre, gem museum and a lapidary. Stay overnight at your hotel.
Day 06: Departure
Morning after breakfast, checkout from your hotel and at appropriate time you will be transferred to Colombo international airport for your onward journey. The tour ends.