A pleasant and enlightening mix of adventure and culture, there is everything from bird watching, White Water Rafting, treks, a visit to the Hakgala Gardens and explorations of ancient caves. You will travel from Kithulgala, through Kandy and Nuwara Eliya to return to the seaside town of Negombo where you will be able to relax in pleasant surroundings
Day 01 – Airport / Colombo
Airport transfer to a Hotel in Colombo. The Airport is approx 35 km form Colombo city. Dinner & Overnight stay in Colombo.
Day 02 -Colombo / Kitulagala
Leave Colombo after breakfast for Kitulgala. Bird watching at the Kitulgala forest. Overnight stay at Kitulgala .
Day 03 .Kitulagala
After breakfast White water Rafting at kitugala. Evening at your leisure. “The Kelani river graded 2/3 rafting site stretches for six kilometers with seven exciting rapids namely, Teaser, Virgin’s Breast, Butter Crunch, Killer Fall, White Quarter, Head Chopper and Rafter’s Quarter. A briefing is given prior to running in the river with instructions on paddling techniques.” Dinner & Overnight stay at Kitulgala .
Day 04 -Kitulagala /Nuwara Eliya
Leave for Nuwara Eliya. and visit Victoria & Hakgala gardens. “Hakgala is a small botanical garden close to the famous hill resort of Nuwara Eliya. A special attraction here is the variety of orchids, many of them endemic to Sri Lanka.It was once the pleasure garden of Ravana of the Ramayana epic and according to many; it was one of the places where the beautiful Sita was hidden by the demon king.” Overnight stay at Nuwara Eliya
Day 05 -Nuwara Eliya
After early breakfast leave for Horton Plains and trek to Kirigalpotta. “The rugged mountain route to the plains is a tough drive; but the hauntingly beautiful surroundings & majestic scenery will keep them enthralled throughout the journey. Horton Plains is a highland plateau comprising montane grassland and elfin forest. It is home to a large variety of endemic birds & flora. The full day nature trail covering World’s End, a scenic viewpoint with a dramatic drop & Baker’s Falls.” Dinner & overnight stay at Nuwara Eliya.
Day 06 -Nuwara Eliya / Kandy
After breakfast leave for Kandy. City tour of Kandy and in the evening you will observe a cultural show. “Kandy was the last capital of the Sri Lankan kings, which fell to the British in 1815. This hill capital is situated in a valley 1600 feet above sea level. Due to it’s Its cultural and religious significance UNESCO designated the Sacred City of Kandy as a World Heritage Site in 1988.” Overnight stay at Kandy.
Day 07 -Kandy / Negombo
Leave to Negombo Leisure at a Beach Resort. Overnight stay at Negombo/Waikkal .
Day 08 -Negombo / Airport
Leave to the Airport on time for the flight.
- Accommodation sharing twin on half board Basis while on tour at mentioned hotels or similar.
- Air-conditioned private transport
- English speaking chauffeur-guide
- Government tax and service charge
- All the entrance fees during the tour, Jeep for the safaris, etc at sites and locations as per itinerary.
- Elephant ride and Bull cart village tour
- International airfare
- Expenses of a personal nature (telephone calls, laundry etc,.)
- Personal travel and medical insurance
- Departure airport tax
- Compulsory Cricket/Peak and any Seasonal supplements at selected hotels.( To be notified by the time of the booking)
- This tour package is available as luxury and budget.