Sri Lanka "The Pearl of the Indian Ocean"
A 10-DAY private TOUR IN SRI LANKA FROM / TO HOTEL OR AIRPORT.
DAY - 1
Reception by the local Sri Lankan tour guide drive to hotel.
DAY - 2
Today you will drive to Pinnawela and visit the “Elephant Orphanage” where elephants motherless boy found are reared. Then it’s on through a varied landscape pass rice fields, rivers and mountains typical formations. Along the way you meet the Dambulla Cave Temple and then one hours elephant safari is planned through the jungle.
DAY - 3
After breakfast you will visit the oldest royal city of Sri Lanka, Anuradhapura.it was the capital of the first kingdom of 6 up to 10 Century. Then visit the holy and over 2000-year-old Bo tree, stupas an artificial lake and many other worth seeing. After lunch we continue to Mihitale, a center of Buddhism in Sri Lanka.
DAY - 4
The excursion to the rock fortress of Sigiriya is morning on the program. The oldest palace of the 5th Century is famous for its frescoes and over 800 graffiti, including the famous "Cloud Damsels".
We visited on this day Polonnaruwa, the second oldest imperial city of Sri Lanka. It was dated 11 to 13 Erected century and is now recognized as a World Heritage Site. The city is known for its large Buddha statues, palace, temples, and for the man-made royal bathing pond. After a woodcarving shop (carvings from teak, mahogany etc) ,Travel to hotel.
DAY - 5
Today we drive to Kandy, the last capital of the Sinhala kings. In Matale , We Can see a spice and herbel garden. In Kandy, we visit the "Temple of the Sacred Tooth" (Tooth of the Buddha) and experience the Kandy dance(including fire eaters and dancing on hot coals) ..
DAY - 6
In the morning ,we will visit a silk shop (T-shirts, shirts, trousers, saris and sarongs). It is followed by a walk through the Botanical Gardens in Kandy. Then We Will leave Kandy and take the Vehicle in the mountains of Sri Lanka. It goes through the middle of tea plantations, You can see the tea pickers at work and we Will visit a tea factory.
DAY - 7
Today you will see in a spectacular and unforgettable train ride (seat to availability), misty mountains and waterfalls until we reach an altitude of 1884 m Nuwara Eliya. Here, the main growing area for the famous Ceylon tea is. The cityscape shape facades with European architectural style and other parks. The area is also called "Little England" ..
DAY - 8
Today,Our goal is the Yala National Park. In the afternoon You will take on a jeep safari. In Sri Lanka, the Yala National Park is the most famous and oldest nature reserve. In the southeast of the island is located on the territory of the southern province of about 1500 km ² National Park. It is also a haven for water birds.
DAY - 9
Immediately after your breakfast ,we Will travel towards Sinharaja. we will visit the Sinharaja rain forest. Here you can see, among others, a variety of bird and butterfly species. It counts since 1988 a UNESCO World Heritage Site and one of the last large contiguous forest areas on the island of Sri Lanka.
DAY - 10
Immediately after your breakfast ,we will travel towards Galle. Here you will visit the historic fortifications (World Heritage Site). We visit a famous moon stones (semi-precious stones)mine. Then we take You to the beach booked hotel or airport.
- Minimum of 2 people.
- German or any other language speaking tour guide with driver Or Chauffeur guide.
- 5 nights in mid-priced hotels.
- Half board, consist of: breakfast and dinner
- Fees for photo and film permits
- Entrance fees
Not included: -
Additional excursions (admission fees)
- Minimum of 2 people.