Heritage Tour of Sri Lanka

Colombo – Anuradhapura – Habarana - Sigiriya – Polonnaruwa - Dambulla – Kandy - Pinnawela – Colombo

This tour offers a closer look at the culture and heritage of this wonderful Indian Ocean Island. The bustling modern metropolis of Colombo, 2500 year old ancient cities and monuments, the green mist-laden heart of world renown ‘Ceylon Tea’ area and a number of World Heritage sites of historic importance.

Highlights:

  • Colombo City Tour
  • Ancient City of Anuradhapura
  • Sigiriya Rock Fortress
  • Dambulla Caves & Temple
  • Kandy Evening Tour
  • Pinnawela Elephant Orphanage

 

Itinerary

Day 1: Colombo

Arrival at Colombo airport and transfer.

Day 2: Colombo - Anuradhapura – Habarana (B)

This morning, leave for ancient city of ruins – Anuradhapura. After a tour of Anuradhapura continue your drive for Habarana.

Day 3: Habarana – Sigiriya – Polonnaruwa – Habarana (B)

Leave for Sigiriya and climb the Sigiriya Rock Fortress. Proceed to Polonnaruwa, the medieval capital of Sri Lanka from 11th – 13th AD. Return to Habarana

Day 4: Habarana – Dambulla - Kandy (B)

This morning, leave for Kandy en-route visiting Dambulla Caves & Temple.  Evening tour of Kandy visiting Upper Lake Drive, Market Square, Arts & Crafts Centre, Gem Museum and Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic.

Day 5: Kandy – Pinnawela – Colombo (B)

After breakfast leave for Colombo enroute visiting the Elephant Orphanage in Pinnawela.

Day 6: Colombo (B)

Enjoy an island tour before proceeding to Colombo city. Evening tour of Colombo, visiting Cinnamon Gardens, the Fort and Sea Street, the goldsmith’s quarters in the Pettah area, the Bazaar area and the Dutch Church of Wolfendhal dating back to 1749. Also visit the BMICH, see the replica of Avukana Buddha and Independence Square. Afternoon free and evening transfer to the airport.

Please note: Prices quoted are valid from 01 October 2018 - 30 September 2019. Cost above is indicative, based on Low Season in NZ Dollars and subject to change due to fluctuation in exchange rates

The tour can be priced on 3 star or 5 star accommodation to suit your requirements.

Independent program can be modified or operated in reverse.

Excluded: International and domestic flights, Visa, insurance, airport taxes, meals not included above, beverages during meals included in program, gratuities and any expense of personal nature.

Travel Dates:
Specific travel dates apply

*per person share twin

6 days from

$1,562*

Includes

  • Accommodation for 5 nights in 4 star accommodation
  • Breakfast daily
  • Transfers & sightseeing using air-conditioned private car & driver who will give insights into local customs and ensure flexibility to create your own unique experience
  • A local English speaking guide will escort you when you visit sights and attractions contributing historical knowledge with the personal touches only a local can provide
  • Entrance fees at monuments, current taxes, 24-hours local contact number for emergencies.
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