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Tabs

DAY 1


Arrive at Colombo International Airport, Katunayake. Meet, assist, welcome with garlands and transfer to Sigiriya. Dinner & overnight at Sigiriya Village / Kandalama Hotel or similar.

DAY 2


Breakfast at hotel. Morning leave for Polonnaruwa for sight seeing. Polonnaruwa was the Island's medieval Capital during the period 11th to 13th century A.D. The city in its day was fortified with three concentric walls, beautified with parks and gardens and sanctified by many shrines. Visit the ruins of the Audience hall, Council Chamber, the Royal Citadel, the Kumara Pokuna (pond), Royal Pavillion, Siva Dewale, the Thuparama, the Vatadage Relic House, Kiriwehera, Hatadage, Gal Vihare, with most impressive sculptures & stone carvings. Also see the reservoirs. Return to hotel.
Afternoon : Climb Sigiriya rock fortress, built by King Kassapa in the 05th century A.D. The lion rock is a citadel of unusual beauty, rising 200 metres from the scrub jungle.
The base of the rock is ringed by a moat and rampart and extensive gardens including the renowned water gardens. See the world famous frescoes of the 'Heavenly maidens' of Sigiriya in a sheltered pocket of the rock. Also see the mirror wall and the lion stairway which leads to the summit.
Dinner & overnight at Sigiriya Village / Kandalama Hotel or similar.

DAY 3


Breakfast at hotel. After breakfast leave for Kandy. Enroute visiting Dambulla Rock Cave Temple.
Like Sigiriya, this is a vast isolated rock mass where King Valagambhahu took refuge in the 01st century B.C. He later turned the caves into a rock temple. The temple consists of a series of 5 caves containing many statues and paintings including a 47 ft. long statue of the Buddha.
Thereafter continue drive to Kandy. Enroute visit spice garden in Matale. Afternoon: Sightseeing tour of Kandy - the last capital of the Sri Lankan kings.
Visit to the Market Place, and an Arts & Crafts showroom. Then drive along the Upper lake road to get a panoramic view of the Kandy lake and its environs and drive past the picturesque University premises. Late afternoon witness a cultural pageant highlighting various up country dance forms, including a fire walking display. Thereafter visit the Temple of Tooth Relic of 'the Buddha'. Dinner & overnight at Hotel

DAY 4


Breakfast at hotel. After breakfast visit the Peradeniya Botanical Garden , where a rare collection of tropical exotic and indigenous flora can be viewed and also the famous Orchid House. Leave for Pinnawela to visit the Elephant Orphanage, where you can view the feeding of elephants, which takes place daily. The highlight of this event is to observe feeding of baby elephants using Milk bottles. (All these events can be photographed.) After feeding of the elephants they will be taken by foot to nearby river for their daily bath.
Last Day Drop :
(a) At a Beach Hotel Down South up to Hikkaduwa , or
(b) At a Hotel in Colombo , or
(c) At the Katunayake Airport.

DAY 1


NEGOMBO - SIGIRIYA
Early morning leave for Sigiriya,visit a roof tile factory and pineapple plantation as well as Pinawella Elephant Orphanage ,one of the popular attractions, established as a sanctuary .Visitors are invited to observe and assist the baby elephants as they are fed from giant feeding bottles, before they plod down to the river for their daily bath.
In the afternoon visit the Sigiriya Fortress, which was a royal palace of King Kassyappa (477-495 A.D) Dinner and overnight in hotel in Sigiriya.

DAY 2


SIGIRIYA – ANURADHAPURA
After breakfast proceed to Anuradhapura visit the ancient city. .
You will visit the Sri Maha Bodhi (the oldest tree in the world with a written history and it is a sapling from the original tree under which Buddha got enlighted), the Brazen Palace, the Ruwanveli Seya Dagoba (biggest dagoba in Sri Lanka), the Thuparama Dagoba (oldest dagoba), the Lankarama Dagoba, the Elephant Pond, the Abhayagiriya Monastery Complex, the world famous Samadhi Buddha Statue and the Isurumuniya Temple. In the afternoon proceed back to hotel in Sigiriya

DAY 3


SIGIRIYA – POLONARUWA - SIGIRIYA
After breakfast sightseeing of the ancient city of Polonnaruwa (10th-12th century A.D).On the way back visit the Mineriya National Park for afternoon Jeep safari and proceed back to hotel in Sigiriya.

DAY 4


SIGIRIYA - KANDY
After morning elephant ride through the jungle proceed to Kandy,visiting Dambula Cave Temple, batic factory and spice garden in Matale on the way.,Visit of Temple of The Tooth and traditional cultural dancing show in the evening. Dinner and overnight in hotel in Kandy.

DAY 5


KANDY – NEGOMBO
On your last day you will visit a wood carving factory, gem museum and Peradeniya Botanical garden before proceed back to your hotel in Negombo.End of tour .