Budget Lanka – 7 Days

Tour Code : SL6

Tour Highlights:

This is a fully guided private tour. (You will have your own air-conditioned vehicle and personal services of a driver/guide) The tour can be fully customized according to your requirements. (Your choice of accommodation, attractions etc) You can start the tour at a preferred date.

Tour Highlights:

  • Cart ride, Catamaran ride

  • Pollonnaruwa

  • Climb Sigiriya Rock Fortress

  • A jeep safari in Minneriya national park

  • Botanical gardens

  • Kandy city and Temple of the Tooth Relic, a fascinating cultural show

  • Cool climate in Nuwara Eliya / visit to a tea factory

  • Train ride from Nanu oya to Ella

  • Sunny down south beaches

Inclusions:

  • 6 night accommodation (medium hotels) including breakfast

  • Airport transfers

  • Hire of an air conditioned vehicle with an English speaking chauffeur guide throughout the tour (includes fuel)

  • Entry fee into attractions (Pollonnaruwa, Sigiriya, Cart ride, Catamaran ride, Temple of the Tooth Relic / Cultural show, Minneriya national park and Train ride)

  • Jeep hire at Minneriya national park

Exclusions:

  • Airfares

  • Lunch and dinner

  • Still camera permit and video camera permit at some locations

  • Expenses of a personal nature

  • All other expenses not under inclusions

GALLERY

Itinerary

Day 1 : Airport – Habarana

Cart ride + catamaran ride in the evening we could visit pollonnaruwa 9th to 12th AD ruin city 2nd capital of Sri Lanka.

Accommodation
Day 2 : Habarana

Climb Sigiriya rock fortress evening view wild elephants at Minneriya declared by UN as the 6th greatest wild life spectacle in the world. The largest gathering of wild elephants in Asia mentioned in the Lonely planet as well.

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Day 3 : Habarana – Kandy

Walk along the famous Kandy lake explore the old town Bazaar and visit the famous Peradeniya botanical gardens.

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Day 4 : Kandy – Nuwara eliya

Visit a tea plantation working tea factory see the lush green country side take a hike through tea bushes.

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Day 5 : Nuwara eliya

Train ride from Nuwara eliya to Ella passing through the old railway stations railway tunnels see waterfalls lush tea plantations and deep valleys view some of the most beautiful sceneries on this stretch of Sri Lanka.

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Day 6 : Ella – Mirissa – Unawatuna

The sun kissed beaches at Mirissa are a joy to the tired eyes of a western traveler-for Sri Lankans its people have taken its landscape for granted.Sri Lanka is a island blessed in every sort of way. Visiting Tangalle bay traveling along the coast line. Plenty of beautiful scenery along the way.

Accommodation
Day 7 : Unawatuna – Airport
Whale watching in the morning (Optional)

On the way the traveler will be able to see the stilt fisherman a speciatiality in this area.Visit the star fort at Galle constructed by the Portuguese Dutch the ramparts were built to keep away invaders but never attacked. The recent tsunami devastated many in the coastal town but the Galle fort was spared a credit to ancient engineers. (The alleys and old Dutch/Portuguese houses can cost fortune in this highly sought after area) many old buildings restored a world heritage city. Visit a turtle hatchery where many of the endangered species a reared and send to the ocean. The leather back olive riddly, the hawks bills are a few to name… and proceed to Colombo …