Best of Caregiver Tourism in Sri Lanka:
DAY 1 – AIRPORT – NEGOMBO – (52 KMS)
When arrived at the Katunayake international airport, greeted by a representative of Sunny Ceylon Travels; and transfer NEGOMBO, and then visit FISH MARKET, MUNNESHWARAM TEMPLE, the TEMPLE that was dedicated for lord SIVA, DUTCH FORT GATE, DUTCH CANAL and you may also want to go for a LAGGOON excursion by a boat, return to hotel to spend day rest and relax.
[HOTEL: JETWING BEACH – DELUXE – DBL- HB]
DAY 2 & 3 – NEGOMBO – DAMBULLA – (140 KMS)
After breakfast depart to DAMBULLA, on the way visit PINNAWELA ELEPHANT ORPHANGE, and go for ELEPHANT BACK RIDING at HABARANA, overnight stay. – Next day visit IRONWOOD FOREST & PINK QUARTZ MOUNTAIN, SPICE GARDEN & ROCK TEMPLE.
(HOTEL: HERITANCE KANDALAMA – DELUXE – HB)
DAY 4 – DAMBULLA – POLONNARUWA – (100 KMS)
After early breakfast depart to POLONNARUWA the medieval capital of SRI LANKA to visit PARAKRAMA SAMUDRA, COUNSEL CHAMBER, VATADAGE, NISSANKA LATA, LOTUS BATH, KIRI VEHERA, and GAL VIHARE.
(HOTEL: DEER PARK HOTEL – SUPERIOR COTTAGE – HB)
DAY 5 & 6 – POLONNARUWA – TRINCOMALEE – (130 KMS)
After breakfast depart to TRINCOMALEE and go for a beach walk and visit to KANNIYA HOT SPRINGS which contains medicinal properties to cure ailments like skin eruptions and other rheumatic pains, overnight stay. – Next day go for a WHALE WATCHING EXCURSION.
(HOTEL: JUNGLE BEACH – JUNGLE CHALET – HB)
DAY 7 & 8 – TRINCOMALEE – KANDY – (190 KMS)
After breakfast travel to KANDY and visit TEA MUSEUM and other key sites in KANDY. At 17:30hrs witness the KANDYAN DANCE. Also visit the “TEMPLE OF TOOTH RELIC” 19:00hrs. Watch the traditional rituals performed daily by the religious dignitaries of the temple in keeping with the cultural heritage of the country. Lastly you will visit the “KINGS COURT”.
(HOTEL: MAHAWELI REACH HOTEL – DELUXE – HB)
DAY 9 – KANDY – NUWERA ELIYA – (100 KMS)
After breakfast depart to NUWARA ELIYA to visit TEA ESTATES, TEA FACTORY, TEA MUSEUM and VEGETABLE FARM LAND and overnight stay
(HERITANCE TEA FACTORY – DELUXE – HB)
DAY 10 – NUWERA ELIYA – RATNAPURA – (150 KMS)
After breakfast depart to RATNAPURA and before check in to hotel let’s go for GEM MINING EXPLORATION, here you will see the traditional gem mining and the modern methods as well, and overnight stay.
(LAKE SERENITY HOTEL – DELUXE – HB)
DAY 11 – RATNAPURA – YALA – (200 KMS)
After breakfasts depart to YALA NATIONAL PARK has the largest leopard density population in the world. The park has several entrances. For viewing the water birds enter through Okanda. You would also find eagles, crocodiles, deer and elephants. However no other animal can match leopard. Jeep safari is the best way to enjoy the park. You are advised not to get out of vehicle within park boundaries, 4X4 SAFARI at YALA NATIONAL PARK.
(HOTEL: JETWING YALA – DELUXE – BB)
DAY 12 & 13 – YALA – HIKKADUWA – (210 KMS)
After breakfast depart to see REKEVA TURTLE HATCHERY FARM and BLOW HOLE, and the GALLE DUTCH RAMPART. And overnight stay in Galle. – Next day take a GLASS BOTTOM BOAT RIDE to see CORAL REEF.
(HOTEL: JETWING LIGHTHOUSE – DELUXE – HB)
DAY 14 – HIKKADUWA – COLOMBO – (100 KMS)
After breakfasts depart to COLOMBO, and a CITY TOUR will be covering BRITISH REMAINS, such as RAILWAY STATIONS, OLD PARLIAMENT, BUILDINGS, MUSEUM and visit INDEPOENDANCE SQUARE, BEIRA LAKE, and shopping too.
(HOTEL: MOUNT LAVINIA HOTEL – OCEAN VIEW – HB)
DAY 15 – COLOMBO – AIRPORT – (80 KMS)
Transfer to the airport to connect to your flight. (Reporting time at airport 3 hours before flight as required by airline)