The Thambapanni

Itinerary


Day 1

Welcome on arrival at the airport. Transfer to the hotel in Colombo. In the afternoon Colombo city tour. Dinner and overnight stay in Colombo at Galadari Hotel.

Day 2

After breakfast transfer to Anuradhapura. Late afternoon visit to Mihintale. Dinner and overnight stay in Anuradhapura at Palm Garden Village Hotel.

Day 3

After breakfast transfer to Anuradhapura. Visit the highlights of the Anuradhapura ancient city. Dinner and overnight stay in Anuradhapura at Palm Garden Village Hotel.

Day 4

After breakfast transfer to Giritale. Check in to the hotel in Giritale. Afternoon visit the Polonnaruwa Ancient city. Dinner and overnight stay in Giritale at Deerpark Hotel.

Day 5

After breakfast transfer to Dambulla. En route climb the Sigiriya Rock Fortress. Check in to the hotel in Dambulla. Afternoon at leisure. Dinner and overnight stay in Dambulla at Amaya Lake Hotel.

Day 6

After breakfast transfer to Kandy. En route visit the Dambulla Cave Temple. Thereafter proceed to Kandy. En route visit a spice garden in Matale. Check in to the hotel in Kandy. Visit the evening ceremony at the Temple of Tooth Relic and a cultural dance show. Late dinner and overnight stay in Kandy at Amaya Hills Hotel or Randholee Resort & Spa.

Day 7

After breakfast visit elephant orphanage Pinnawela. Thereafter visit the Royal Botanical Gardens of Peradeniya and Kandy city tour. Dinner and overnight stay in Kandy at Amaya Hills Hotel or Randholee Resort & Spa.

Day 8

After breakfast transfer to Nuwara Eliya. En route visit to a tea factory and plantation. Check in to the hotel in Nuwara Eliya. Afternoon visit the Nuwara Eliya city. Dinner and overnight stay in Nuwara Eliya at the Grand Hotel.

Day 9

After breakfast visit Horton Plains and Worlds End. Afternoon visit the Haggala Garden en Rawana Hindu Temple. Dinner and overnight stay in Nuwara Eliya at the Grand Hotel.

Day 10

After breakfast transfer to Ella by train. En route enjoy the scenic beauty of the up country. Check in to hotel in Ella. Dinner and overnight stay in Ella at Ella Resthouse.

Day 11

After breakfast transfer to Yala. Check in to the hotel in Yala. Afternoon jeepsafari in Yala National Park. Dinner and overnight stay in Yala at Laya Safari or Cinnamon Wild Yala.

Day 12

After breakfast transfer to Galle. En route visit Tissamaharama, Hambantota, Tangalle, Matara, the stilt fishermen at Weligama and the Galle Fort and museum. Dinner and overnight stay in Galle at Galle Heritage Villa or Galle Fort Hotel.

Day 13

After breakfast transfer to selected beach hotel. En route visit moonstone mine and turtle hatchery. Dinner and overnight stay in in the selected beach stay hotel.

Day 14

After breakfast at leisure in selected beach hotel. Dinner and overnight stay in in the selected beach stay hotel. Optional excursions can be arranged on request, like boat rides, village tours, etc.

Day 15

After breakfast at leisure in selected beach hotel. Dinner and overnight stay in in the selected beach stay hotel.

Day 16

After breakfast transfer to airport for departure flight.

This tour includes:
  • Accommodation on half board basis;
  • All transfers mentioned in the itinerary;
  • All excursions and entrance fees mentioned in the itinerary;
  • All local taxes;
  • Service of an English speaking driver/guide.
Please note:
  • Prices mentioned are per person based on sharing a double room;
  • Lunch, drinks and personal expenses are not included;
  • Professional guides (Russian / German / Italian / French speaking) can be provided on extra cost;
  • Hotels will be provided only on availability at the time of confirmation;
  • If hotels mentioned in the itinerary are not available at the time of confirmation similar hotels will be provided from the same area after a prior notification.
 Duration:
16 days / 15 nights
 Airport:
Colombo
Mealplan:
Half Board

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