Classic Cultural Tour

TYPOLOGIES

Cultural

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DIFFICULTY

Low

MIN. AGE

3 Years

SALE

1350 1250

Uncover Sri Lankan culture and traditions in 15 days

This 'Classic Cultural Tour' takes you deep back into ancient history. You will gain a better understanding of the island’s remarkably rich cultural and religious history that dates back 2,500 years. Tour takes you to the Cultural Triangle, towards Kandy and the Hill Country, visiting cultural monuments, botanical gardens and tea plantations along the way. After all of that history and culture, you will head down to enjoying an exciting wildlife safari and finally the south coast for a well-earned rest by the beach.

we are able change this itinerary for your preference and add an extra night here and there or even add a different hotel in order to suit your needs. So feel free to Contact us for modifications.

3 Star Hotels

$ 500

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5 Star Hotels

$ 800

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4 Star Hotels

$ 650

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Eco Hotels

$ 750

Entrance Fee and Tickets

Paying at the counter on all admissions

Travel with children and infant

Possibility to rent the stroller

Travel by bus, car and minivan

Air conditioning guaranteed Private transporter

Package specifications

Vehicle Passenger insurance covered

Breakfast and dinner included

English Speaking Driver Guide

Services NOT included

Lunch not included in the package

Travel or Baggage protection insurance

Tour Map

Day by Day

Classic Cultural Tour of Sri Lanka is also ideal for families, couples and elderly travelers lovers who like to explore new cultures and heritages. We also can tailor itineraries according to your preferences, so feel free to Contact us for modifications.

DAY 1 - Departure at the airport and arrival at the hotel in Negombo

Our friendly driver guide will welcome you and then you will be transfer to the fishing village of Negombo, located near the airport so you can relax after a long flight journey. Negombo is certainly not just to relax in the beach, but this coastal city has a rich history to share with you.

DAY 2 & 3 - Departs to Anuradhapura Ancient Kingdom

Head towards Cultural Triangle the ancient city of Anuradhapura was Sri Lanka’s first city and the capital for more than 100 kings. The ruins of Anuradhapura now a UNESCO World Heritage. Wander among the thousand years old ancient mystic ruins with your love ones. Anuradhapura unlike other ancient cities is not packed with crowd. It creates a perfect environment for both of you to enjoy these ancient settings. Your luxury boutique resort will just bring the romance while you stay for 2 nights.

DAY 4, 5 & 6 - Visit Cultural Triangle UNESCO Site

After the breakfast depart to the cultural tri-angle Dabulla at the center of the island in the morning. You will be staying next 3 days in Dabulla on a fabulous hotel in the area. Visit the the Sigiriya Rock Fortress and Dambulla Cave Temple both UNESCO World Heritage sites. Visit the Ancient city of Polonnaruwa. The city is also rich in monasteries and Buddhist remains from this kingdom. The most attractive of all would be the Gal Vihara rock Temple, You can also visit Archaeological Museum in Polonnaruwa, on your way back to Dabulla Cycling in the Habarana village and experience an authentic village tour will be the key thrilling activity on this area. You could climb the UNESCO World Heritage Site- Sigiriya Rock Fortress. Hot Air ballooning (optional), which will unfold a spectacular view as it fly over the cultural tri-angle of Sri Lanka and It absolutely will be a most memorable experience. Ballooning takes off at dawn where you can enjoy glorious sight of sunrise.

DAY 7 & 8 - Departs for Kandy City tour

Transfer to Kandy the Hill capital UNESCO World Heritage city Kandy. A history where draws thousands each year to observe the center of Buddhist world, The Temple of the tooth. It was the last kingdom of Sri Lanka before it fell for the British administration We recomand you to visit the Peradeniya Botanical garden in the morning and also visit some colonial time architectures. Its also worthy to see Kandy City at night and try out Local Food from Local Restaurants.

DAY 9 & 10 - Train to Hill Country

Reach Ella via a train journey on the first-class observatory. It will be a extraordinary train ride as some describe as ‘the most scenic train ride in all of Asia’. Your guide will transfer the luggage to the hotel and pick you up at the train station. Its fascinating scenic views consists of lush neatly decorated tea bushes, white waterfalls, misty lofty mountains that make this journey an everlasting memory. You could Visit Nuwara Eliya the ‘little England’ for its Victorian era structures and the mild weather and visit Bandarawela, Haputale and enjoy the amazing views.

DAY 11 & 12 - Departs to Yala National Park

Transfer to Yala after breakfast. On the Way visit Rawana Falls if time permits you can have a natural water shower from the rawana falls, reach the hotel in Yala in the evening Next day you will need to prepare yourself for a safari at the most visited and popular park in the country. The Yala National Park. It is having as remarkable characteristic of the tropical forest bordering the sea. Your opportunity to catch the sight of the Sri Lankan Leopard, Asian Elephant, and many other mammals and birds in their natural habitat going on a Safari and in the wild. We also recommend you to visit Kataragama Dewalaya and Kiri wehera your Driver guide can suggest places for you to stop and explore along the way.

DAY 13 & 14 - City tour in Galle Fort City

This morning after good Breakfast leave Yala and head south along the coastline to Galle you will be staying next 2 days in a fabulous hotel by the sea, a UNESCO World Heritage Site where tiny back streets in the Dutch Fort provide a very charming experience. This is a long drive, usually taking most of the day, but your Driver-guide can suggest places for you to stop and explore along the way. You can choose activities like Madugaga Boat rides, Kosgoda Sea Turtle Conservation, Water Sports activities, Rumassala Temple walk. Your Driver-guide can suggest places for you to visit and explore.

DAY 15 - Farewell, transfer to the airport

Transfer to the Katunayake int. airport. May we way ‘Ayubowan‘ ( Sinhalese traditional greeting meaning: ‘may you long live’)!