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  • On arrival you will be met and welcomed by the representative of Far Holidays, and transferred to Anuradhapura.

  • Arrive in Anuradhapura.  

  • Check in at hotel and evening leisure at the hotel

  • Overnight stay Overnight stay in Anuradhapura(Miridiya Lake, Anuradhapura)

  • No Meals Included.                                                

  • Breakfast at hotel. 

  • After breakfast check out and proceed to Anuradhapura.

  • Arrive to Anuradhapura to explore the temples and ruins of Buddhist culture.

  • Evening leisure at the hotel.

  • Overnight stay in Anuradhapura(Miridiya Lake, Anuradhapura)

  • Included Meals: Breakfast Only

  • Breakfast at hotel.

  • After breakfast proceed to Mihintale for sightseeing including the hospital, Sinha Pokuna, Ambasthale Dagoba,Mahaseya Dagoba, Naga pokuna and Kaludiya pokuna.

  • Overnight in Anuradhapura (Miridiya Lake, Anuradhapura)

  • Included Meals: Breakfast Only

  • Breakfast at hotel.

  • After breakfast check out and proceed to see Aukana Buddha Statue.

  • On completion proceed to visit Dambulla Cave Temple.

  • Check in to Hotel.

  • Overnight in Dambulla or Sigiriya(Palvehera Village, Dambulla)

  • Included Meals: Breakfast Only

  • Breakfast at hotel. 

  • After breakfast leave for Polonnaruwa. Visit Royal Pavilion, Watadagaya (circular stupa), Uththararamaya (Galvehare) where the reclining Buddha statue, Lankathilanka - the oldest Buddhist temple etc. 

  • On completion back to Dambulla. 

  • Overnight in Dambulla(Palvehera Village, Dambulla)

  • Included Meals: Breakfast Only

  • Breakfast at hotel.

  • After breakfast check out from the Hotel and there after proceed to Matale Spice Garden.

  • Then proceed on a City Tour including The Temple of The Tooth.

  • Evening Witness the cultural dance show in Kandy.

  • Overnight in Dambulla(Senani Hotel, Kandy)

  • Included Meals: Breakfast Only

  • Breakfast at hotel.

  • After breakfast check out and proceed to Beruwala, en route visit a Giragama Tea Factory.

  • On completion proceed to Negombo and evening leisure at the beach hotel.

  • Overnight in Dambulla(Full Moon Garden, Negombo)

  • Included Meals: Breakfast Only

  • Breakfast at hotel

  • After breakfast check out and proceed to airport for your departure flight accordingly. Have a safe flight!!!

Inclusions

  • Meet & Greet service at the airport

  • Transportation by A/C car as per the above programme.

  • Hotel accommodation at above mentioned hotels or similar as per the meal basis mentioned in the programme. (BB Basis)

     

  • Service of an English speaking guide

     

  • 2 no. of 500 ml mineral water bottles for each guest.

     

  • Departure transfer

     

  • All taxes

Exclusions

  • Lunch through-out the tour

     

  • Early check-in or late checkout (Standard check-in time 14:00hrs and check out time 12.00 hrs)

     

  • Camera & Video permits

     

  • Entrance fees to the places mentioned in the programme

     

  • Any beverages

     

  • Guide Tips and other tips

     

  • Air fare

     

  • Visa fees

     

  • Any additional visits which occur a cost

-        The above itinerary will be subjected to change depending on the timing of arrival and departure of the flight that are selected, and it may also cause for a difference in the final prices. Once the flight schedule being confirmed, you will be advised accordingly.

-        Hotel rates can be change due to the non-availability of particular hotels

Ask Locals

Ayubowan – aayu-bo-one – The iconic greeting in Sri Lanka, wishing long life

Gaana Keeyada – Gaa-nuh Ki-ya-da – How much is this?

Muhuda – mu-hu-da – Ocean.

Me Koheda – Meh Ko-he-da – Where is this?

Transportation

Travelling in Sri Lanka, is easy in almost all the tourist locations which has a relatively good interconnection in public transport. Within the commercial city Colombo – transport could be arranged by any type of vehicle and public transport services which are quite regular and same applies with Kandy, Galle, Anuradhapura and etc.

Trains are plenty – might not be quite punctual, main road bus services are active – always ask before you leap in. And the Tuk-Tuk (three-wheeler) culture is much famous among travelers and you can also travel around cities of Sri Lanka in a Tuk-Tuk.

Where to Go

Sigiriya – Named as a UNESCO world heritage site and with a uniqueness which you would not find on earth on construction, artistry and heritage Sigiriya holds the number 01 must visit of the country. The frescoes, ponds with water technology, a castle built on top of a rock, caves with thrones and fountains are only a few to amaze.

Kandy Perahera – This is a one of its kind pageant held in August every year with a number of cultural dances from different parts of the country, king’s men and elephants and tuskers parading on the streets of Kandy. Kandy Perahera is one single night of the cultural heritage of Sri Lanka.

Galle Dutch Fort–  Margined to the Indian Ocean from the southernmost coast, even after more than 450 years lies majestically with the remains of the Portuguese. The UNESCO had been able to recognize this marvelous construction as a World Heritage Site, rising strong for generations to explore Sri Lanka.

Activities

Watch a game of cricket – to be amazed by how people get boozed out with a International Cricket Match played at home – in one of the grounds around Colombo, Galle and Kandy. Wear a t-shirt with the name, have some face painting and cheer for a country other than yours.

Surfing – Arugam Bay and Hikkaduwa are named as world’s best surf spots and they are here in Sri Lanka. With all sorts of assistance for a beginner you can experience the rough and wild waves in a Best Surf Spot in the World.

White Water Rafting and other water sports– Kitulgala is the marked spot for white water rafting enthusiasts with a boulder-strewn grade 3–4 rapids. And also kayaking, canoeing, windsurfing, jet skiing are also available at various locations around.

Trekking – Spectacular scenery with modest climates captures the unexploited wildlife rich lowlands, rainforests, tea estates and paddy fields. While visiting some unique tourist locations of Sri Lanka, it is always advisable that you use trekking to travel for more experiences.

Diving and Snorkeling– The diving season on the west coast runs from November to April and in the east coast it is from May to October. Though the island is not much renowned for snorkeling you can dive to the Coral Sanctuary at Hikkaduwa, and also Pigeon Islands and Polhena.

Food & Accommodation

Ready to book a hotel in Sri Lanka, but has no idea which type to look for? Hotels in Sri Lanka has a vivid range on its room types may it be luxury or budget hotel rooms. Most importantly they change according to the location with its facilities and price. Almost every tourist hotspot in Sri Lanka has luxurious accommodation and also budget rooms which are safe and secure.

Food in Sri Lanka is a topic that is completely different. But in general, the native food is a little bit spicy – that even the mildest could be found with a curry or dish that is spicy. Still there are many places that you can find foods which would match your taste and many of the hotels provide Native Sri Lankan foods in their International buffet spread. When you are travelling out always make sure to experience some of the native foods with the help of our guides.