EXPLORE THE CULTURAL TRIANGLE

5 day tour

ROUTE
Airport - Kandy - Sigiriya - Negombo - Airport
TOUR CODE   
04002
ACCOMODATION   
Hotels
TOUR TYPE
Suitable for Groups or Individuals
 
 
 
 

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A short but active tour that covers the cultural triangle yet is stretched that little bit further to include a taste of wildlife too.

Highlights:

  • Explore multiple UNESCO World Heritage Sites 
  • Take a safari in the Minneriya National Park and keep a look out for the perfect photo opportunity 
  • Stroll through well preserved ancient ruins and get a glimpse of the workmanship of ancient craftsman
  • Get an introduction into the culture and heritage that continues to influence life in Sri Lanka
  • Physical challenge :     

Whats included on this tour?

  • Accommodation according to program sharing double/twin room, if you require a single room the single room supplement applies
  • All activities according to program
  • All transport according to program in a private car or van / for groups in a coach
  • Comfortable hotel nights - two categories of hotels to choose from(Economy or Deluxe)
  • 4 breakfasts
  • Local English-speaking guidance
  • All sighseeing as described in program

DAY 01: ARRIVAL TRANSFER TO KANDY

Welcomed by our representative on arrival at Colombo International Airport and transferred to your selected hotel in Kandy. An afternoon city tour of Kandy gives you the opportunity to see the fascinating cultural performance. Visit the temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic which was built as part of the Royal Palace of Kandy in the 18th century. Take a drive around the scenic Kandy Lake including upper lake drive to get a bird’s eye view of this bustling city which is also known for its arts and crafts.

Return to your hotel for the overnight stay.


DAY 02: KANDY - DAMBULLA - SIGIRIYA

After breakfast leave for Sigiriya with a visit enroute to the Dambulla cave temples. These caves which date back to the 1st century BC house around 150 Buddha statues and murals that adorn the cave ceilings. In the afternoon proceed to Sigiriya to visit the rock fortress and palace complex which is another UNESCO world heritage site. The climb to the summit of this rock may require some effort but the views from this vantage point are sure to take your breath away.

Check in to the hotel of your choice for your overnight stay in Sigiriya.


DAY 03: EXCURSION TO POLONNARUWA

After breakfast take an excursion to Polonnaruwa for a city tour of this ancient capital which was the backdrop for the Disney movie 'Monkey Kingdom'. In the afternoon visit the Minneriya National Park where elephants are often viewed in their natural habitat.

Return to your hotel in Sigiriya for your overnight stay


DAY 04: POLONNARUWA - ANURADHAPURA - NEGOMBO

After breakfast leave for Anuradhapura for a tour of this ancient capital. This city which is sacred to Buddhists is the perfect place to admire the ancient architectural marvels of stupas, edifices and hydraulic achievements. Complete your tour with a visit to the Isurumuniya rock temple and the Jaya Sri Maha Bodhi.

Proceed to Negombo for the overnight stay in your hotel of choice.


DAY 05: DEPARTURE FROM NEGOMBO

Your tour ends this morning after breakfast and your transfer will be provided to the airport in time for your departure flight.

Alternatively you can choose to extend this tour with a stay at any of the options available in Sri Lanka or the Maldives.


Whats not included?

  • Entrance fees to places of interest
  • addtional meals or snacks
  • Tips
  • Hotel peak or special supplements (You will be informed at the time of booking if there are any)
  • International Flights (You may book your flights after the confirmation of the tour)

Upgrades avaiable?

  • Single Room Supplement
  • Entrance fees to be inlcuded
  • Half Board upgrade
  • Deluxe Hotels upgrade

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