Sri Lanka & Maldives Trip

10 NIGHTS / 11 DAYS
Holidays in World
INCLUDES
Meet & greet at the airport
02 Night’ accommodation in Srigriya
01 Night’ accommodation in Yala
01 Night’ accommodation in Nuwara Eliya
01 Night’ accommodation in Kandy
01 Night’ accommodation in Bentota
01 Night’ accommodation in Colombo
04 Night’ accommodation in Maldives
Daily Breakfast+ Dinner
Transportation by air-conditioned Car / Micro van
Entrance fees for Dambulla Cave Temple, Kandy Temple, Yala National Park,
Cycles at Polonnaruwa & Jeep, and Turtle Hatchery
Services of an English Speaking chauffeur Guide
DOES NOT INCLUDE
International flights and visas
Tipping - an entirely personal gesture
Anything not specifically mentioned in the incluisons
Any sightseeing not mentioned in incluisons
Port-rage, tips, laundry, wines, mineral water, telephone charges, optional tours
All items of personal nature and also food and drinks not forming part of the itinerary

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Day 1: Airport / Dam bulla / Sigiriya

Arrival to Colombo International Airport and meet Representative at the airport arrival lobby. Transfer from Airport to Dam bulla. Dam bulla Rock temple was built by King Walagambahu during the 1st Century B.C. The major attraction of Dambulla is the largest and best preserved cave temple complex which covers an area about 2,100 m². Dam bulla is a UENESCO world heritage site. There are more than 80 documented caves in the surrounding and the paintings are done on the ceiling. There are a total of 153 Buddha statues 3 statues of Sri Lankan kings and 4 statues of god and goddess. Transfer from Dam bulla to Sigiriya. – Lunch at a Restaurant. Climb the citadel of Sigiriya which was built in 5th century. Sigiriya is one of the most valuable historical monuments of Sri Lanka.

Built by King Kassapa (477-495 AD).
Optional Excursion Elephant Back Safari.
Ride on an Elephant Back crossing rough rivers & beautiful jungles.

  • Overnight: Sigriya
  • Meals: Dinner

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Day 2: Sigiriya / Matale / Kandy

Breakfast at Hotel. Transfer from Sigiriya to Matale. Visit Nalanda Gedige. Believed to be found right in the center of Sri Lanka, Nalanda Gedige is an ancient complete stone building near

Matale. The richly decorated facade sections, laboriously reassembled in 1975, are predominantly in the South Indian style, and may have originated in the eighth to 11th centuries, but cannot be precisely dated. However, the god Kubera appears on the south side of the tympanum over the sanctuary, and this is a feature only to be found in Sri Lanka.

Visit a Spice Garden
Visit a spice garden in Matale to see different spices for which Sri Lanka is famous for. Clients will be able to see different spices and how some of these spices are grown and processed. Witness Cookery demonstrations as well.

Spice Garden visit with cookery demonstrations
This culinary tour is an ideal way by which the discerning traveler can immerse himself or herself in the history and the ethos of Sri Lanka, its people and their customs and of course most importantly their food. You can learn about Sri Lankan spices and various Sri Lankan cookery methods

Transfer from Matale to Kandy.
Kandy was the last capital of Sinhala Kings. The valley of Kandy is surrounded by magnificent hills which made it as the last bastion. Today Kandy offers its visitors rich collection of art and craft and historical buildings. It includes a collection of ancient temples buildings, handicrafts, souvenirs, bazaar and gem museum and the temple of tooth relic which houses the most sacred Buddhist relic in the world, the Tooth of Lord Buddha. Visit the Kandy town and bazaar, the arts and crafts center, a gem museum and a lapidary. Witness a Cultural Show

  • Overnight: Kandy
  • Meals: Breakfast, Dinner

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Day 3: Kandy / Ramboda / Nuwara Eliya

Breakfast at Hotel. Explore Kandy - Gems & Jewelry!!

Sri Lanka is world renowned for its precious & semi-precious Gems. Specially the Sri Lankan Blue Sapphire. It is very unique & owns a huge reputation in the world. Clients could visit a Gemological Museum, a gem cutting factory & also can witness a documentary on Gem mining & the process. Later you can shop for Gems, Jewelry & Other ornaments. Don’t forget to collect your authenticity certificate for gems.
Transfer from Kandy to Ramboda

Visit a Tea Factory.
Sri Lanka is world famous for Ceylon Tea. Clients will be shown a tea plantation & a factory. You will be able to witness the processing of Tea and also taste a cup of nice & hot Ceylon Tea. You can buy various different Tea products from the Tea shop.

Visit the Famous Ramboda Falls. – Lunch at a Restaurant.
Ramboda is a breathtaking natural beauty. There are two prominent waterfalls next to each other. Clients could take pictures & enjoy the view from a view deck.

Transfer from Ramboda to Nuwara Eliya
Nuwara Eliya is located at the heart of the hill country 6182 feet above from the sea level. The town is situated at 74 km away along Kandy-Nuwara Eliya road and this was rediscovered by British in 1827. It is still very much like an old English town with styled Bungalows and buildings. The cool calm climate, gorges rolling tea plantation which makes the best “Ceylon tea” and the breathtaking beautiful waterfalls makes Nuwara Eliya one of the most beautiful town in the world.

Transfer to Seetha Amman Temple. A temple for Lord Rama, Seetha Devi, Lakshmana and Hanuman built on the sides of the stream where Seetha Devi Bathed. This is considered a prime location in the Ramayana Trail. Worshiped by many thousands of Hindu Devotees around the globe.

  • Overnight: Nuwara Eliya
  • Meals: Breakfast, Dinner

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Day 4: Nuwara Eliya / Ella / Yala

Breakfast at Hotel. Transfer from Nuwara Eliya to Ella

Ella is only a small village located high in the mountains. Most visitors to Ella only spend a couple of days there. The other nice thing about Ella is the climate. Hot during the day and nice and cool at night. If you fancy climbing the peaks that are dotted around Ella, then make sure you take sun protection and water!

Visit the Ravana Falls -– Lunch at a Restaurant.
The Ravana Falls (popularly known as Ravana Ella in Sinhala) is a popular sightseeing attraction in Sri Lanka. It currently ranks as one of the widest falls in the country. This waterfall measures approximately 25 m (82 ft) in high and cascade from an oval-shaped concave rock outcrop.

Transfer from Nuwara-Eliya to Yala
Yala National Park is the second largest national park in Sri Lanka and is the most visit The Park consists of 05 blocks. Only two are now open for the public.

Safari at Yala Park.
Do a jeep safari at Yala National Park, Stated about 309 km from Colombo Yala National Park is treated as one of the most premier tourist destination of Sri Lanka. The park is very popular for Jeep Safaris among local and foreign tourists Park is home to elephants, spotted deer, barking deer, sloth bear, Wild buffalo, and wild boar. More than 120 species of birds are living in the park.

  • Overnight: Yala
  • Meals: Breakfast, Dinner

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Day 5: Yala / Weligama / Galle / Bentota

Breakfast at Hotel. Transfer from Yala to Weligama

Still fishing is one of the most iconic scenes in Sri Lanka. It is a very unique traditional way of fishing for Sri Lankan fishing community. The fisherman spends hours sitting on a thin plank waiting for a good catch.

Proceed to Galle. – Lunch at a Restaurant.
Galle was a main port of Sri Lanka from 14th century. The first fort of Galle was built by Portuguese. Walk along the walls of the fort enjoy the magnificent view of the ocean and do not forget to watch the sun set which gives you an astonishing view from the walls of the Galle fort.

Visit a Turtle hatchery at Kosgoda.
There are five varieties of Sea Turtles found in Sri Lanka, namely Olive Ridley Turtle, Loggerhead Turtle, Green Turtle, Hawksbill Turtle and Leatherhead Turtle. The all major nesting habitats are located in the Galle

Transfer from Galle to Bentota.
A Sri Lankan coastal city famous for golden beaches, Bentota is situated on the southern coastal tip of the Galle District of the Southern Province. The town is a popular Tourist attraction and also a favorite destination for watersports.

  • Overnight: Bentota
  • Meals: Breakfast, Dinner

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Day 6: Bentota / Colombo

Breakfast at Hotel Transfer from Galle to Colombo

City tour of Colombo.
In the afternoon, do a city tour of Colombo . Colombo is the commercial and business center of Sri Lanka located on west coast. The city blends together with old colonial type building, high-rise commercial buildings and hotels. It is filled with shopping malls. Some of the finest structures built during the colonial times still preserved in one part of the City. For example, there is a 100- year-old clock tower. And the Bandaranaike Memorial International Conference Hall (BMICH) which was a gift to Sri Lanka from the People's Republic of China.

Transfer to Pettah Bazaar
It is an ideal location for street & bargain shopping. There are thousands of venders selling all kinds of goods & one could have a localized shopping experience. It is not advisable to purchase expensive things from here. It is good for mingling with local folks.

Casino
Visit one of the famous Colombo Casinos. You could play Roulette, Poker, Baccarat, and Blackjack to slot games. Enjoy the lavish buffet, any kind of spirits & witness lovely dancing acts while mingling amongst the vibrant & fun loving crowd

  • Overnight: Columbo
  • Meals: Breakfast, Dinner

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Day 7: Colombo-Maldives (By Flight)

Airport Breakfast at Hotel Transfer from Colombo to Airport to take a flight for Maldives. After clearing the immigration, you will be met by our local representative and transferred to Hotel by Motor Boat. Rest of the day free for relaxation. Dinner at the Hotel. Overnight at the hotel in Maldives

  • Overnight: Maldives
  • Meals: Breakfast, Dinner

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Day 8: Maldives

After breakfast in the morning you have day free to enjoy the water activities. You can also take the Male island tour (optional at additional cost). Dinner at the hotel. Overnight stay at Hotel in Maldives.

  • Overnight: Maldives
  • Meals: Breakfast, Dinner

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Day 9: Maldives

After breakfast rest of the day free for at leisure. You can take the Submarine ride (optional at additional cost) or relax at the beach. Dinner at the hotel and Overnight stay at Hotel in Maldives.

  • Overnight: Maldives
  • Meals: Breakfast, Dinner

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Day 10: Maldives

After breakfast rest of the day free for at leisure. You can take the Submarine ride (optional at additional cost) or relax at the beach. Dinner at the hotel and Overnight stay at Hotel in Maldives.

  • Overnight: Maldives
  • Meals: Breakfast, Dinner

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Day 11: Maldives - Departure

After breakfast check out from the hotel and transfer to the airport by speed boat, to board you’re a flight to Onboard journey.

  • Meals: Breakfast
HOTELS
Chaaya Village - Sigiriya
Ozo Kandy - Kandy
St Andrews - Nuwara-Eliya
The Safari - Yala
Villa Ocean View - Bentota
Ozo Colombo - Colombo
Sun Island Resort & Spa - Maldives
HOTELS
Cinnamon Lodge - Sigiriya
Mahawali Reach Hotel - Kandy
The Grand - Nuwara-Eliya
Cinnamon Wild - Yala
Cinnamon Bey - Bentota
The Kingsbury - Colombo
Holiday Inn Kandooma - Maldives
Cost Per Person
Cost valid till 31st, Oct, 2017
HOTELS USD 1910 (Twin)
HOTELS USD 2480 (Twin)

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