The Lankan Tour
Ratings 1 Review5/5
Activity Level Moderate
Min Group Size Max Group Size
Sri Lanka, or Ceylon as it was known for many years, is an ancient land with a recorded history that began around 4th century BC when people settled in Anuradhapura. History, however, is just one small part of what this country offers to travel enthusiasts.
Breathtaking landscape, a calm yet dynamic culture, and warm people that reflects in their hospitality, Sri Lanka as a destination is heavily influenced by Buddhism, and thereby one experiences this culture and its allied things on this island country off the coast of India.
Explore tourism to its potential in this trip involving visits to Buddhist and Hindu temples, rich flora in the lush green tea estates, amazing sandy beaches and an overall captivating cultural experience.
Commencing the tour at the fishing village of Negombo, we cycle our way through the sacred city of Anuradhapura. With panoramic view of Trincomalee city from the fort, we clinch on to the caves well-preserved in Dambulla. Not living the culture being in the state, won’t do just so we delve in some cooking demonstration and enjoy the delectable Sri Lankan cuisine in Sigiriya.
Furthermore, we visit the city of gems- Ratnapura where you get to discover the gems mine and see for real distinguished stones like the blue sapphires. Lastly, we also engage in a boat ride through thick mangroves at Mandu river with cinnamon plantations all around.
With shopping and delectable food rest assured, join us on this tour of hovering over the Sri Lankan island hiding amidst the vast Indian Ocean and take back memories worth narrations.
World Heritage Sites
- Golden Temple of Dambulla, Dambulla
- Old Town of Galle and its Fortifications, Galle
- Sacred City of Anuradhapura, Anuradhapura
- Sacred City of Kandy, Kandy
- Ancient City of Sigiriya, Sigiriya
Tour Itinerary at Glance
The tour package inclusions and exclusions at a glance
Whats included in this tour
Accommodation for 17 nights.##17-night accommodation sharing twin & single, half board basis as per itinerary.##Lunch on day 03, 06, 10, 12##Day 13 - Galle stay breakfast only##Entrance tickets as per the itinerary (Anuradhapura, Yapahuwa, Cycle tour, Pigeon Island, Mihintale, Snorkeling, Cooking demonstration, Sigiriya, Village tour, Temple of tooth relic, Train Tour, Botanical Garden, Horton plains, Victoria Park, Yala Safari, Boat Safari, Jeoffry Bawa Museum, Turtle hatchery)##Air-conditioned car/van with an English-speaking chauffeur guide throughout the tour.##Late checkout on last day till 6 pm##Government tax and service charges##Entrance fees, jeep hire costs, trekker chargers etc at sites and locations as per itinerary##2 bottles of 500 ml drinking water each day per person (Complimentary)
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