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05 Days / 04 Nights Short Tour of Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka, an island in the Indian Ocean and located south of the Indian subcontinent, is also known as the Island of Serendipity. Sri Lanka lies between 5° 55' and 9° 55' north of the equator and between the eastern longitudes 79° 42' and 81° 52'. From North to South it has a maximum length of 435 km and at its widest point it measures 225 km, giving it a land area of 65,600 This entire stretch encompasses beautiful tropical beaches, verdant vegetation, ancient monuments and a thousand delights to please all tastes.

1 - DAY 1 : Colombo Airport - Colombo

Arrival at Colombo International Airport will be met by a representative of our company welcome with Garlands and transfer to Colombo.
Check in at the hotel with warm Welcome with cocktail

Afternoon sightseeing and shopping tour of Colombo
Colombo is the hub of commerce and administration of Sri Lanka. Colombo was a fort city during the times of occupation by successive European powers and architecture of buildings is a blend of the past influences. Highlight places of visit include the Colombo Museum, the Independence Square, and Bandaranaike Memorial International Conference Hall, Town Hall and Parliament
After sightseeing shopping at ODEL & Barefoot shopping
DAY 1 : Colombo Airport - Colombo

2 - DAY 2 : Colombo - Pinnawala - Habarana

Buffet breakfast at the hotel

Morning proceeds to Habarana with en route stop and visit the Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage, which was started in 1975 to house abandoned and wounded elephants. The sanctuary covers 25 acres of lush vegetation with an approximate population of about 77 elephants (both adult and baby elephants).

Afternoon check in at the Hotel
Evening proceeds for Safari Tour in Minneriya National Park by Jeep and after onwards Elephant Ride in Habarana.

national park on 12 August 1997, having been originally declared as a wildlife sanctuary in 1938. The reason for declaring the area as protected is to protect the catchment of Minneriya tank and the wildlife of the surrounding area. The tank is of historical importance, having been built by King Mahasen in third century AD. The park is a dry season feeding ground for the elephant population dwelling in forests of Matale, Polonnaruwa, and Trincomalee districts. The park earned revenue of Rs. 10.7 millions in the six months ending in August 2009. Along with Kaudulla and Girithale, Minneriya forms one of the 70 Important Bird Areas (IBAs) of Sri Lanka. The park is situated 182 kilometers (113 mi) from Colombo.
DAY 2 : Colombo - Pinnawala - Habarana

3 - DAY 3 : Habarana - Sigiriya - Polonnaruwa - Habarana

Buffet breakfast at the hotel

Morning proceed to climb the Sigiriya Rock Fortress.
Sigiriya, which is home to the 5th century "Fortress in the sky". On its summit are the foundations of what was once a great and sumptuous palace and garden. On one of the stairways is the only known ancient work of Sinhala secular painting survived in the form of frescoes of life sized damsels in all the freshness and delicacy of their original color.

Afternoon day excursion to Polonnaruwa
Polonnaruwa, which was the Capital of Sri Lanka from 11th - 13th Century. It contains some splendid and spectacular statues. Lankatilake, Tivanka and Thuparama are the most beautiful and largest shrine ruins, as for Tivanka, it has the best example of frescoes of the Polonnaruwa period. Gal Vihare - a rock shrine which has four Buddha statues, two seated, one standing and one reclining. En route visit a Batik Factory.

On completion return to Hotel
DAY 3 : Habarana - Sigiriya - Polonnaruwa - Habarana

4 - DAY 4 : Habarana - Dambulla - Kandy

Buffet breakfast at the hotel

After breakfast, proceed to Kandy, the laidback capital of the hill country and the historical bastion of Buddhist power. It is built around a peaceful lake and set in a picturesque bowl of hills. Today it is the center of Buddhism, Arts, Crafts and Culture.

En route, visit Dambulla, which is famous for the five cave Temples on a rock. All the 5 cave walls and ceilings are covered with Buddhist murals and there are more than 130 Buddha statues, as well as statues of Gods and Kings Cave temple and also visit the Spice Garden in Matale.
DAY 4 : Habarana - Dambulla - Kandy

5 - DAY 5 : Kandy - Airport

Buffet breakfast at the hotel

After breakfast, transfer to Colombo Airport for departure
DAY 5 : Kandy - Airport
Cost Include:
» 05 Days / 04 Nights Tour in Sri Lanka, accommodation for the mention Superior Hotels on Bed & Breakfast basis starting second day with Breakfast and ending last day with breakfast
» All transfers and sightseeing tours in an AC Private Car / Micro Van throughout the Tour with the services of an English Speaking Driver (Also we can organize French / German / Spanish / Japanese & Russian Speaking Guides for the tour)
» Sightseeing tours as per the Itinerary
» Jeep Safari at Minneriya National Park
» Elephant Ride in Habarana
» All the taxes & service charges (VAT)
» Departure transfer

Cost Does Not Include:
» Any Tips to the Guide / Driver / at restaurants etc
» Lunches + Dinners on tour
» Entrance Fees to the sites
» Camera / Video charges at monuments
» Any airport taxes
» Any extra meals other than specified
» Any expenses of personal nature like table drinks, beverages, alcohols, customary tips, laundry, telephone calls, etc
» Any expenses incurred beyond our control due to natural disaster, weather conditions etc. 

» Rates are quoted in US Dollars
» Rates are non-commissionable
» Check-in / checkout time is 12:00 noon
» Early check-in / late checkout subject to availability
» All meals at hotel will be at the coffee shop and not at the specialty restaurant
» Above quotes include present applicable Service tax element
» At present we are not holding accommodation at any Hotel
» Please note, the names of hotels mentioned above only indicate that our rates have been based on usage of these hotels. It is not to be construed that accommodation is confirmed at these hotels until and unless we convey the confirmations to you on receipt of your acceptance. However in the event of any of the above mentioned hotels not becoming available at the time of initiating the reservations, we shall book alternate accommodation at a similar or next best available hotel and shall pass on the difference of rates (supplement/reduction whatever applicable) to you 

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