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DAY 1

Ayubowan
Meet and assist at the airport by the your guide and transfer from airport to Habarana.

HABARANA



Habarana is a central location for all the ancient city and sites, national parks. Afternoon at leisure can visit elephant back safari through the jungle of Habarana or Jeep safari Minneriya national park to see the wild elephants(optional).

Overnight stay at hotel in Habarana

DAY 2

After breakfast visit to Polonnaruwa, Sigiriya.

POLONNARUWA



Polonnaruwa, the island’s medieval capital 11th – 13th centuries’ AD is situated 206 Km from Colombo. A unique irrigation complex (the Sea of Parakrama). Watered the city as well as the surrounding plains, the largest of the man made Reservoir’s the huge Parakrama samudra (Tank). See also the ruins of the king’s council chamber, the royal citadel, the Kumara Pokuna, royal pavilion, the Watadage relic house, Kiriwehera the best persevered of all Sri Lanka’s un-restored Dagaba’s, Gal Vihare- the most impressive sculpture are the colossal Buddha images.

SIGIRIYA



Sigiriya is a massive monolith red stone fortress 5th century. It is also known as “Lion Rock” because of the huge crouching lion image that is carved at the entrance to the fortress. King Kashshapa made for hide. King Kashshapa having murdered his father, he wanted to hide from his brother Mugalan. “Lion Rock” world famous for its historical frescoes and wonderful water gardens, Sigiriya today is one of the world heritage sites, also is considered to be the 8th wonder of the world.

Overnight stay at hotel in Sigiriya


DAY 3
After breakfast proceed to Kandy. En route visit to Dambulla cave temple and spice garden.

DAMBULLA



Dambulla the greatest of Sri Lanka’s cave temple’s, the famous cave temple daring to the 1st century BC is found here. The cave of Dambulla sheltered King Walagamba during his 14 years of exile from Anuradapura. When he regained the throne he built the most magnificent of rock temples to be found on the island. The first cave is a recumbent image of the Buddha 47 ft long cut of the rock. The ceiling is also covered with frescoes which depict grate events in the life of the Buddha and landmarks in the history of the Sinhala people.

           
KANDY



Kandy the last kingdom of Sri Lanka. This royal city surrounded by the mountains. The Temple of the Tooth relic also known as Dalada Maligawa. Kandy is the most venerated place of worship for Buddhist throughout the world. Built in the 16th century. This temple house, the sacred tooth relic of the Buddha brought to Sri Lanka from the Kalinga province in ancient India in the 4th century AD.

The latest being the golden canopy over the inner shrine where the tooth relic is placed. Originally the temple was within the king’s palace complex.
Late evening view a cultural dance performance featuring various dance types of Sri Lanka.     

Overnight stay at hotel in Kandy

DAY 4
After breakfast leave to Pinnawala Elephant orphanage


PINNAWALA



The Pinnawala Elephant orphanage is one of Sri Lanka’s most popular attractions situated halfway between Colombo and Kandy, the orphanage has a population of about 75 elephants, making it the world’s largest collection of captive elephants. The elephants here range from newborn calves to elderly matriarchs and include orphaned and abandoned elephants, as well as those injured in the wild. Amongst them are its famous residents, Sama, the lame elephants injured by a landmine during the ethnic conflict in the north and Raja.

Experience the sheer delight of watching these great pachyderms frolic in the river at bath time or the baby elephants being fed twice a day.

Overnight stay at hotel in Pinnawala

DAY 5

After breakfast proceed to Colombo. En route stop to see wonderful Peradeniya botanical garden. In the evening Colombo city tour and last minute shopping.

COLOMBO

Sri Lanka’s Commercial Capital

Colombo is a bustling vibrant cosmopolitan city located on the west coast of the Island. It was made the capital city when Ceylon was Ceded to the British Empire in 1815 and remained so until 1978, when the administrative functions where moved to Sri Jayawardanapura Kotte.

Among its much attraction are the twin towers of the World Trade Center. In contrast to its modern architecture, the old parliament building stands majestically in all its grandeur, along with many grand old colonial buildings. Leftovers from the days of the British, Portuguese and Dutch empire. The city is promenade, the Galle face green is a mile –ling stretch along the coast where the Sapphire water’s shimmer in the dazzling sun.

Overnight stay at hotel in Colombo

DAY  6

After breakfast leave to airport for your departure flight.
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