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  • On arrival you will be met and welcomed by the representatives of Far Holidays and transferred to Colombo or Negombo

  • Overnight in Negombo(Full Moon Garden – 3 star)

  • No Meals Included

  • After breakfast proceed to Sigiriya or Dambulla, En route visit the Elephant Orphanage in Pinnawala.

  • Evening at your leisure.

  • Overnight Sigiriya or Dambulla.(Palvehera Village – 3 star)

  • Included Meals: Breakfast Only.

  • After breakfast leave to Sigirya to climb Sigiirya Rock Fortress.

  • On completion proceed to Trincomalee.

  • Arrive in Trincomalee and evening at your leisure.

  • Overnight in Trincomalee.(Anilana Nilaveli – 4star)

  • Included Meals: Breakfast Only.

  • Breakfast at the Hotel.

  • Full day at leisure OR you enjoy following excursions to the mentioned places.

    • Fort Frederick
    • Thirukonesvaram Kovil
    • Koneswaram Rock Temple
    • Lovers Leap
    • Tiriyayi 29 miles north of Trincomalee is a place of Buddhist interest
    •  World War 2 Cemetery 
    • Three main bays - Back Bay, Dutch Bay, and the Inner Harbour

     

  • Overnight in Trincomalee.(Anilana Nilaveli – 4star)

  • Included Meals: Breakfast Only.

  • Breakfast at the Hotel.

  • Enjoy the warm sun and the white sandy beaches.

  • Full Day at leisure…OR any interested excursion…

  • Overnight in Trincomalee(Anilana Nilaveli – 4star)

  • Included Meals: Breakfast Only.

  • After breakfast check out and proceed to Pasikuda.

  • Evening leisure at beach hotel.

  • Overnight in Pasikuda.(Anilana Pasikuda -4star)

  • Included Meals: Breakfast Only.

  • Breakfast at the hotel.

  • Full day leisure at beach hotel and experience sandy beach in Pasikuda.

  • Overnight in Pasikuda.(Anilana Pasikuda -4 star)

  • Included Meals: Breakfast Only.

  • Breakfast at the hotel.

  • Full day leisure at beach hotel and experience sandy beach in Pasikuda or water sport activities .

  • Overnight in Pasikuda.(Anilana Pasikuda -4 star)

  • Included Meals: Breakfast Only.

  • Breakfast at the hotel.

  • After breakfast check out and proceed to Mahiyanganaya.

  • Overnight in Mahiyanganaya.(Kevan’s Casa ( Boutique Hotel))

  • Included Meals: Breakfast Only.

  • Breakfast at the hotel.

  • After breakfast proceed to Dambana to investigate life style of Sri Lankan indigenous people called “Veddha”.

     

  • Overnight in Mahiyanganaya.(Kevan’s Casa ( Boutique Hotel))

  • Included Meals: Breakfast Only.

     

  • Breakfast at the hotel.

  • After breakfast check out and proceed to Kandy.

  • Upon arrival to Kandy proceed on a City Tour including The Temple of The Tooth .

  • Overnight in Kandy.(Oak Ray Regency – 3star +)

  • Included Meals: Breakfast Only.

     

  • Breakfast at the hotel.

  • After breakfast check out and proceed to Colombo.  Arrive in Colombo and proceed on city tour in Colombo.

  • Overnight in Colombo.(Global Towers- 3star)

  • Included Meals: Breakfast Only.

     

  • Breakfast at the hotel.

  • After breakfast, leave for airport for your connecting departure flight.

Inclusions

  • Meet & Greet service at the airport

  • Transportation by A/C vehicle 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

  • Departure transfer

  • All taxes

Exclusions

  • 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

     

  • Minimum passengers - 2

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.