- Price$ 628
- LocationSri Lanka
- Contact nameToursZoo
- Contact phone082 497 8688
- Durations 06 days 05 nights
- Start CityCOLOMBO
- End CityCOLOMBO
If you are looking for an amazing destination to explore then you are actually at the right place. Srilanka is a place wherein you will get a number of options for some spectacular attractions to must visit. One can witness the Beautiful hills and golden beaches here. An endless number of options of temples, wildlife Sanctuaries, Portuguese architecture available to explore . One of the famous and popular attractions in Sri Lanka is the number of Elephant Orphanages over here. It is something unique about this place. The scenic beauty is must visit for the very travel enthusiast. Right from the mountains to beaches, one can find any and every single attraction here. It is not a place it’s a paradise on earth.
Let’s Unfold the magic of Srilanka Today. It’s Not a destination it’s a Paradise. Come and explore this Stunning place.
Know before you go
Your tour at Tours Zoo includes all airport to hotel to airport transfers as per the itinerary with meeting and assistance by our representative
Welcome with garlands on arrival
Sightseeing services using airconditioned transport with the driver as per the tour programme
Accommodation in standard hotels offering good 3-star facilities with breakfast in all the places. Double or twin sharing shall be provided as per your preference. Accommodation includes all applicable taxes.
All taxes are included
Parking fees, fuel charges, driver allowance are all included
Entrance fees to the monuments are not included
Any personal usage items at the hotel or on tour are not included.
Any domestic or International airfare is not included. We will be pleased to assist you incase you need any assistance for the flights to be booked.
Any guide services are not included and the same can be arranged at an extra cost, to be booked in advance to ensure the availability and confirmation of the guide services during the sightseeing tour.
- Audio guide
- Entrance fees
- Food and drinks
- Pick-up and drop off
- Private tour
- Professional guide
- Special activities
- Transport by air-conditioned
DAY 01 : ARRIVAL COLOMBO
On Arrival in Colombo, you will be greeted & provided with warm assistance by our representatives to get transferred to the hotel. Check in overnight at hotel and refresh yourself before a wonderful expedition in our able company. Proceed to your hotel in the most joyous and colourful city of Sri Lanka, Colombo. Colombo is the largest city of Sri Lanka portraying a mixture of both history and modern culture. Sightseeing at this colourful and joyous city will begin by driving through the city to the Fort and Pettah, commercial areas of Colombo followed by tree-lined Colombo – 07 Cinnamon Gardens. You’ll spend your day by visiting other spots such as The Hindu Temple at Sea Street, lined with goldsmith’s shops, the Dutch Church at Wolfendhal which is designed back in 1749, The Independence Hall, B.M.I.C.H, a replica of Avukana Buddha will steal your sight followed by visiting, the Independence Square and Gangarama Temple. The beautiful day comes to an end and enjoy your overnight stay at the hotel.
DAY 02 : COLOMBO – PINNAWALA – DAMBULLA
After having your breakfast you’ll head towards the Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage. Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage is famous for largest captive wild Asian elephants. It serves as a shelter, nursery and breeding land for baby elephants who are found lost in the forests. At the beginning when it started its main aim was to provide shelter and care to orphaned wild elephants from forests. The place will give you a great humanly feeling looking at those baby elephants being well treated. Further, you’ll proceed to Dambulla. The beautiful day comes to an end and enjoy your overnight stay at the hotel
DAY 03 : PINNAWALA – POLONNARUWA
Enjoy your breakfast and further start your journey to Polonnaruwa and begin your sightseeing. Polonnaruwa, the 2nd capital of Sri Lanka from 11th to 13th century brings you wonderful and candid view. Lankatilake, Thivanka and Thuparama are among the most elegant and largest shrine ruins and Thivanka serves the best example of the Polonnaruwa regime. Rankot Vihara, Kiriwehera have historically preserved stupas and Gal Vihara, the rock shrine has 4 Buddha statues two seated, one standing and one reclining and Parakrama Bahu statue are among the best examples of Sinhalese stone carver. Further, you’ll see the unique creation of artists of Sri Lanka. In the afternoon return to Sigiriya and climb the adventurous Sigiriya Rock Fortress. Sigiriya is the home to ‘Fortress in the Sky” from 5th Century which is the amazing wonder of the Island built by its ruler Kashyapa (477-495 AD) also known as Lion Rock as a huge lion used to stand at its entrance. On its summit are the foundations of a great palace and gardens with swimming pool. The beautiful day comes to an end and enjoy your overnight stay at the hotel.
DAY 04 : POLONNARUWA – DAMBULLA – KANDY
After enjoying your breakfast proceed to the candid city Kandy by visiting through Dambulla cave temples and spice garden of Matale. Dambulla is a five cave temple on the rock donated by king Walagambahu in the 1st century BC to Buddhist monks. The initial 3 caves are old, better and large than the remaining two. The ceilings of all of them are covered with Buddhist murals and it has around 130 Buddha statue, statues of various gods and rulers can be seen here. Visit the Spice Garden at Matale to see the wonderful Cinnamons, Cardamoms, Pepper plants etc. you can shop the best quality spices here as per your needs. Enjoy authentic Sri Lankan homemade lunch at Spice Garden if you wanna learn about the Sri Lankan local taste. Further, begin sightseeing trip of hill city Kandy from a gem factory which is famous for all kinds of gems found in the Island Sri Lanka. You’ll see the artisan where people cut and polish the gems. Then you will visit the Kandy Garrison cemetery, it is a beautifully kept garden cemetery founded in 1817 depicting British rule and is managed by the Commonwealth War Graves Commission. The beautiful day comes to an end and enjoy your overnight stay at the hotel
DAY 05 : KANDY – NUWARA ELIYA
After having your breakfast you’ll head towards Royal Botanical gardens in Peradeniya. In the afternoon you’ll visit the best cultural heritage of Kandy or even Sri Lanka, The Temple of the Tooth Relic. A Buddhist temple, which serves the belief that Lord Buddha’s sacred tooth, was brought here by hiding it into a princess’ hair. Kandy is a world heritage because of this famous temple. Further take a luxury train ride from Peradeniya to NanuOya with complementary lunch, wifi onboard. Pick the train from NanuOya station and finally, proceed to a city tour of Nuwara Eliya. Nuwara Eliya known as The ‘Little England’ of Island Sri Lanka is in between beautiful awestricken Mountains, Valleys, Waterfalls and Tea Plantations. Nuwara Eliya is the coldest place on the island, in the morning it feels like England’s spring day although the temperature drops at night. Around Nuwara Eliya, you will see evidence of the British history. Houses here look like country cottages or Queen Ann style mansions. Nuwara-Eliya has the finest 18 holed golf court in South Asia. The beautiful day comes to an end and enjoy your overnight stay at the hotel
DAY 06 : NUWARA ELIYA – COLOMBO – DEPART COLOMBO
After having your breakfast you’ll depart for the airport . Although the six-day long journey has come to an end.
How many people will be on my trip?
Good things come in small packages, which is why we keep our group sizes down. This means we’re small enough to remain flexible as we thread our way through communities without intimidating the locals. On most of our trips you’ll be part of an intimate group of 12-16 people, though our group sizes are on average 10 people. Our Overland trips are in purpose-built vehicles that can carry up to 24 travellers. Group sizes are displayed on each trip’s overview page on our website.
Can I just do part of the trip?
Although you won’t be reimbursed for any portion of the trip unused, you can opt to sign off the trip if you need to leave a day or so earlier. If you let us know before travel that you’ll be arriving late or need to leave before the trips ends, we will notify our team on the ground to best accommodate your requirements.