Day 1: Sigiriya / Dambulla
After the arrival at the Bandaranaike International Airport, you will be warmly welcomed by our company Representative and proceed to Sigiriya which is located in Central province, Sri Lanka.In evening you will visit Sigiriya Rock fortress. It is the most attractive part of your journey and you have to climb it by 12000 steps. You have to experience Sigiriya Lion’s paws, Sweeping Stroke Paintings, Sigiriya Mirror Wall and Sigiriya Ancient Pools.
Day 2: Kandy
Third day you will proceed to Kandy which was the capital city of the Sinhalese Kandyan kingdom. Dambulla Cave Temple is located in the Sigiriya-Kandy road and this is the largest and best-preserved cave temple complex in Sri Lanka.Visit Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage, a popular and accessible place in Kandy. Check into the hotel & then proceed to The Temple of the Scared Tooth Relic. In evening Sri Lankan traditional cultural dances attracts and entertains everyone who came from all around the word.
Day 3: Nuwara Eliya
After breakfast you will head towards Nuwara Eliya, also known as “Little Englandz” which is in the Centra Mountain range of Sri Lanka. You can visit Ravana Falls and St. Clairs Falls during your stay. It’s the most famous district for tea plantation and u can even visit tea factories like the Mackwoods Tea Center.Evening take the boat rides at the Gregory Lake It witnesses the beauty in the hill country. Strawberry farms in Nuwara Eliya is a sight not to be missed. During the season time you can pick your own strawberries.
Day 4: Ella
Fifth day you will reach to Ella which has rich bio diversity, surrounded by hills covered with cloud forests and tea plantations. Little Adam’s peak is the most famous hike up in Ella with green tea plantations, waterfalls and paddy fields including nice sceneries.Demodara Nine Arch Bridge is one of magnificent bridges in Sri Lanka and it is stunning walk alongside the train track in Ella. Ravana Ella is one of the widest falls in country its roots connected to the famous Indian epic the Ramayana.
Day 5: Bentota
Next day you will reach to Bentota and visit Kande Vihara Temple to get blessings with Buddhist cultural and religious activities. Experience Madu River boat rides and lagoon fishing can be easily arranged for your enjoyment.A wide range of water sports activities such as water skiing, jet skiing, mono skiing, wake boarding, banana boat rides, wind surfing and cannoning are available. Evening sunset at the beachside is stunning and very relaxing.
Day 6: Bentota
During your last beach stay, you can enjoy the hotel atmosphere and food. Relax yourself and take a moment to memorize your life journey.
Day 7: Colombo
After the breakfast you will proceed to Colombo, also known as the capital city of Sri Lanka. Enjoy the Colombo city tour and it witnesses the charm of Colombo with several places. The Gangarama Viharaya is a best Buddhist Temple in Colombo and it’s decorated with wonderful Buddhist Art.Relax at Galle face beach or the Mount Lavinia beach with enjoying Sri Lankan street food. Visit some famous places in Colombo such as BMICH, Old Parliament the Dutch hospital and the Fort Bazar. Colombo is the best place in Sri Lanka for some last-minute shopping.
Day 8: Departure
Last day our guide will take you to the airport. At the end of your wonderful tour with Ceylon Empire Travels, you will say Good Bye to Sri Lanka.