Glimpse of Sri Lanka is a trip for those who appreciate true beauty of landscapes and unique wildlife. You will walk through the last kingdom of Sri Lanka, and hear the stories of times past. Visit the kingdom in central of Sri Lanka. Bask in the marvel of elephants in Minneriya. Have a truly Sri Lankan experience with a cup of Ceylon Tea or fresh King Coconuts. A tour of immense charm. Sri Lanka Experience
Next day morning driven to Polonnaruwa is the ancient heart of Sri Lanka, and an important royal capital with its well-preserved 12th century ruins and impressive stone culture. Evening visit, there is a chance to enjoy an optional game drive in Jeep Safari in Minneriya National Park to see elephants in their natural habitat. This gathering is the highlight of the National Park and is one the largest gathering seen anywhere in the world.
After breakfast, leave to Kandy On the way we stop at Dambulla, famous for its cave temple, one of Sri Lanka’s most impressive sights. Also known as the Golden Temple of Dambulla, the Cave Temple is a World Heritage Site and a truly unforgettable sight. Next we will stop at the herbal centre of Spicy Garden. Next visit Kandy. Kandy is located on a small lake and we spend time in and around the town. Visiting the Temple of the Tooth, which houses Sri Lanka’s most important Buddhist relic. In the evening we may have the chance to attend a performance of the athletic Kandian Dancing and fire walking.
Next Day After breakfast, leave to Royal Botanical Gardens. Spend the Morning basking amongst rows of flowers and towering palm trees in the Royal Botanical Gardens. Afternoon visit a Gem museum where you can see the products of the traditional methods of gem extraction. In the evening We drive to a beautiful Viewpoint to get a great view of Kandy and its environs that are overlooked by a huge Buddha.
After breakfast, leave to Nuwariya Eliya & have a wonderful drive through tea plantation districts to Nuwariya Eliya. Known locally as ‘Little England’ it is dotted with British style houses, hotels and a racecourse. There will be an optional walk into the hills around the town and also time to explore the bazaar & Visit Tea factory and Tea Plantations.
After breakfast, leave to Ella. Get ready for a Train ride from Nanu Oya to Ella. Ella is a quiet, rather sleepy village that offers wonderful views of the plains below, through the so called Ella Gap. The hiking route follows a railway line and offers a view of the top portion of Ravana Falls. Your trail also leads you through tea plantations and dense forests.
The Adam’s Peak hike takes you on a 1 & half hour long journey through tea plantations and offers spectacular views of Ella Rock and the valley below. On a clear, sunny day, you can see Sri Lanka’s South Coast during this hike.
you will be transferred to the Colombo or Bandaranaike Airport in time for your departing flight. We wish you safe travels for your journey onward! Sri Lanka Experience