Day 1: Arrival at ColomboMeals: None On arrival you will be transferred to Kandy. Welcome to the last capital city of Srilanka (Kandy) which is also listed in a world heritage site. Then you will be transferred to hotel. Take rest awhile and in the afternoon transfer to for the city tour of Kandy. Kandy was the last capital of the Sri Lankan kings, and is a World Heritage Site. The name Kandy conjures visions of splendor and magnificence. Many of the legends, traditions and folklore are still lovingly kept alive. Drive around the Kandy Lake built by the last Sinhala king Sri Wickrama Rajasinghe in 1798. Visit the Kandy town and Bazaar, the arts & crafts centre and a gem museum and a lapidary. In the evening visit the Temple of the Tooth Relic and thereafter witness a cultural show featuring traditional Sri Lankan dancing. Stay overnight at the hotel in Kandy.
Day 2: Kandy to Nuwara ElliyaToday after delicious breakfast you will leave for Nuwara Elliya. On the way you will visit a tea plantation and a tea factory, where the best tea in the world is produced. You will be shown the process of manufacturing tea and how it is graded. Taste a cup of pure Ceylon tea in the factory. Nuwara Elliya, because of its invigorating mountain climate and scenery, is Sri Lanka's most popular hill resort. Nuwara Elliya is also the heart of Sri Lanka's tea country producing a significant share of the world's best tea. Sri Lanka's highest mountain Pidurutalagala (8282 feet) is located here. Nuwara-Elliya also has one of the finest 18 whole golf courses in South Asia. In the evening a walking tour to explore the city of Nuwara Elliya is suggested. Stay overnight at the hotel in Nuwara Elliya.
Day 3: Excursion to Hakgla Garden and Seetha TempleAfter breakfast enjoy the tour of Hakgla Garden and Seetha Temple. The Gardens (27ha) were established in 1860 as an experimental Cinchona plantation from which the anti- malarial drug quinine is derived. Subsequently the gardens were used for experiments in acclimatizing temperate-zone plants to life in tropics. Today Hakgala's gardens of roses, shrubs, ferns & montane woodland are delightfully located in salubrious environment, with small streams running across & wooden bridges built over them with birds flying all over. The temple is an important one in Hindu Mythology. The kidnapping of Sita by Ravana (was King of Lanka) - meant that Ravana had to hide Sita in several locations. The Seetha Amman temple was named after the wife, Sitadevi, of Lord Rama. The structure was built on one of the exact sites where the demon king Ravana held Sita as his captive, in the Ashoka Forests of the region. It is believed that the Lorddess used the stream by the temple and meditated by the rocks along the stream. Stay overnight at the Nuwara Elliya.
Day 4: Nuwara Elliya to Kithulgala to ColomboMeals: Breakfast After breakfast proceed to Kithulgala. Kitulgala was the location where the famous film 'Bridge on the River Kwai' was filmed. Also en route observe the waterfalls St. Clare's and Devon. In the afternoon explore the city of Colombo including shopping. Stay overnight at hotel in Colombo.
Day 5: ColomboMeals: Breakfast Enjoy your leisure day in Colombo.
Day 6: Departuremeals: Breakfast Today your tour ends with the beautiful memories, transfer to airport to connect the flight to back to Kathmandu
Colombo, Sri Lanka’s capital, its biggest city and port. The cosmopolitan face of the country, it is also the financial and commercial capital of the country. Walk through its streets and the colonial buildings speak of a time bygone. But then walk into the next street, and the latest brand stores, apartments, and snazziest cars catch your eye, indicating the coming together of two different eras, the rise of a nation. When in Colombo, visit the national museum if you want to understand the country’s history. Chill at the Galle Face Promenade with your loved one in the evening, or just roam the street bazaar at Pettah and mingle with the locals.
- All tours transfer
- Round trip airfare from Ktm /Colombo/Ktm (Subject To Change as per Seats Availability).
- Accommodation for 5 nights in 3* hotel.
- Pick up and transfer on air conditioned Micro Van from Airport to Hotel to Airport.
- Cost of cultural show.
- Kandy city tour.
- Colombo city tour.
- Daily Breakfasts.
- Entrance fees for placed mentioned in the program
- Hakgla Garden and Seetha Temple tour.
- All taxes.