Experience the highlights of southern Sri Lanka on this 5-day private tour. Accompanied by a guide, explore the cities of Kandy, Nuwara Eliya, Yala, and Colombo in a private vehicle. Visit the Temple of the Tooth, a tea factory, Yala National Park, Galle Fort, and other culturally significant sites. Four nights of accommodation and a round-trip airport transfer are included.
ItineraryDay 1: Airport - KandyStop At: Kandy Lake Club - Cultural Dance Show, Kandy, Kandy District, Central ProvinceMeet your guide upon landing at Bandaranaike International Airport in Colombo for your 5-day tour of Sri Lanka. Travel by private vehicle to Kandy. Explore a spice garden and a batik factory before checking in at your hotel. In the evening, watch a Kandyan dance performance. Afterward, visit the Temple of the Tooth, home of the sacred Buddhist tooth relic. Duration: 4 hoursNo meals included on this day.Accommodation included: Over-night stay at Jasmine Hillhouse, Kandy (3star).Day 2: Kandy - Nuwara EliyaStop At: Nuwara Eliya Golf Course, Nuwara Eliya, Central ProvinceBegin the following day with breakfast before setting out on a Kandy city tour. Stop by the Royal Botanical Gardens. Depart Kandy and visit a tea factory en-route to Nuwara Eliya. There, see a local golf course, Victoria Park, and Gregory Lake.Duration: 4 hoursMeals included: • Breakfast: 1x500ml water bottles per person per dayAccommodation included: Over-night stay at Thuruliya Lodge, Ramboda (3star).Day 3: Nuwara Eliya - TissamaharamaStop At: Yala National Park, Sri LankaAfter breakfast in the morning, depart to Kataragama, visiting Ravana Waterfalls on the way. Check in at Peacock Reach before embarking on a jeep safari in Yala National Park. At the conclusion of the safari, return to your hotel.Duration: 4 hoursMeals included: • BreakfastAccommodation included: Over-night stay at Peacock Reach, Tissamaharama (3-star).Day 4: Tissamaharama - ColomboStop At: Colombo Fort, Colombo, Western ProvinceHead out the following morning for the Hambantota salt plains. Continue to Weligama and pause to gaze at the area’s stilt fishermen. Drive to Galle Fort, a UNESCO World Heritage Site that encompasses the colorful old city of Galle. Journey on to Colombo, and proceed on a Colombo city tour. Duration: 4 hoursMeals included: • BreakfastAccommodation included: Over-night stay at Fairview hotel, Colombo (3-star).Day 5: Colombo - AirportPass By: Colombo Airport Transfer, Colombo, Western ProvinceAfter breakfast, transfer to airport for departure flight.Meals included: • BreakfastNo accommodation included on this day.