Best of Lanka Tour – 7 Days

Start / End : Colombo | Duration : 7 Days / 6 Nights

Best of Lanka Tour – 7 Days

Our Best of Lanka Tour begins from the serene seaside town of Negombo on the outskirts of Colombo and will take you on to the Cultural Triangle in the former medieval kingdoms of ancient Sri Lanka. Look forward to the wonderful experience of climbing the Sigiriya Rock Fortress (a UNESCO World Heritage Site), visiting the Temple of the Tooth in the Hill Capital, Kandy and enjoying the mist and chill of Nuwara Eliya. Return to Colombo to round up this memorable vacation..

Tour Summary

Duration: 7 Days / 6 Nights

Start / End: Colombo

Available : All year round

Highlights

  • Visit medieval capital city of Polonnaruwa
  • Visit and climb Sigiriya Rock
  • Visit Kandy Tooth temple
  • Visit Negombo & Colombo
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Day 01 Airport – Colombo – Negombo

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Meet on arrival from your flight or picked up from Colombo hotel/Airport. Leave for Negombo in the afternoon. Negombo is a characteristic fishing town north of Colombo. Set amid lush groves of coconut palms, it breathes the spirit of the sea. Negombo is a gourmet’s paradise with sea food in plenty.

Dinner and overnight in Negombo/ Waikkal

 

Day 02 Negombo – Polonnaruwa

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Leave Negombo for the medieval capital of Polonnaruwa in the afternoon. Polonnaruwa was the capital of Sri Lanka from the 11th to the 13th century AD. This ancient city is today one of the most beautiful centres of this island’s cultural heritage.

Arrive at Dambulla for Overnight

 

 

Day 03 Sigiriya

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Climb the famed Sigiriya Rock Fortress today. This is a masterpiece of construction, irrigation & artistry. It was also a resort of pleasure, a citadel of beauty & a fortress of strength. Sigiriya has been made famous for the frescoes on its rock wall.

Overnight will be at Sigiriya

 

 

Day 04 Sigiriya – Kandy

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Leave for Kandy the 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, surrounded by mountains & virtually encircled by the scenic Mahaweli river; the longest in Sri Lanka. Kandy, one of the most beautiful cities in Sri Lanka & is famous for it’s temple of the tooth, one of the most venerated Buddhist temples in the world.

Overnight and overnight will be at Kandy.

 

Day 05 Kandy – Nuwara Eliya

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Today, you will leave for the mountains. Nuwara Eliya is located in the cent er of the hill country also called the “Hill station”. This ruggedly picturesque location almost 6200 feet in elevation with its soft cool climate was favoured by the British, who made it their hill resort, during their rule in Sri Lanka, (then called Ceylon).

Overnight at Nuwara Eliya

 

Day 06 Nuwara Eliya – Colombo

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Leave for Colombo after breakfast. Afternoon, free for shopping .

Overnight will be in Colombo

 

 

Day 07 – Airport Transfer to airport

  • Accommodation sharing twin on Bed and Breakfast Basis while on tour at mentioned hotels or similar.
  • Air-conditioned private transport
  • English speaking chauffeur-guide
  • Government tax and service charge
  • International airfare
  • Lunch, Dinner & Beverages.
  • 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)
  • Entrance fees, Jeep hire costs, Trekker chargers etc at sites and locations as per itinerary.

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