Discover Sri Lanka (8 Day Tour)

Day 1 : Airport-Negombo.

Arrive at airport in Sri Lanka and meet your guide, transfer to the Beach Hotel in Negombo (15 minute drive to the airport), in the evening either visit a fishing village or spend time at your leisure on the beach, overnight stay in Negombo.

Day 2 : Negombo-Weddagala (Sinharaja Forest)

After breakfast drive to Waddagala passing by green paddy fields, rubber and tea plantation. In the evening explore the Sinharaja Forest, Sri Lanka’s major eco tourism destination, overnight stay in Waddagala.

Day 3 : Weddagala- Dalhousie (Adams Peak).

After breakfast travel to Kitulgala, feel the adventure of white water rafting and late evening start hiking the 2243 meter peak from Dalhousie. Adams Peak has great significance for different religions. Overnight stay in Dalhousie (Adams Peak).

Day 4 : Dalhousie-Kandy.

Leave from Dalhousie around 11am, drive to Kandy on the way visiting thevery impressive Botanical Garden in Peradeniya. Overnight stay in Kandy.

Day 5 : Kandy-Pinnawala-Kandy.

After breakfast drive to Pinnawala elephant orphanage a government funded home for abandoned, wounded or sick elephants in Sri Lanka. Here you can see baby elephants being hand fed milk at 9.15 A. M. and 1.15 P.M followed by all the elephants trekking down to a nearby river for a dip in the cool running water. After that back to Kandy visiting the sacred Tooth Temple in Kandy and then a spectacular Sri Lankan culture dance show. Overnight stay in Kandy.

Day 6 : Kandy- sigiriya.

After breakfast proceed to Sigiriya on the way visit Mathale Hindu temple, and Mathale Aluwiharaya the place pali buddhist scriptures were first written down completely in text on Ola (palm) leaves and also the Dabulla Cave Temple which contains statues and paintings related to Buddha and his life spread out over 5 caves. Overnight stay in Sigiriya.

Day 7 : Sigiriya-Kalpitiya.

Morning 7 o’ clock visiting sigiriya lion rock where the place 5th century rock fortes and places with its famous frescoes, After breakfast leave sigiriya for the drive to kalpitiya beach. Overnight stay in kalpitiya beach.

Day 8 : Kalpitiya-Negombo.

Spend a leisurly morning on the Kalpitiya sandy beach enjoy swimming and sunbathing. In the evening start the drive to Negombo.