10-Day Wildlife and Culture Tour in Sri Lanka

Cultural & Theme Tours, Colombo International Air Port to null
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Tour description

Sri Lanka’s history starts from the time of pre historic man and dates back to some 40,000 years. The journey of Sri Lankan civilization from Iron Age to modern day could be seen through ruins and remnants at different sites.Sri Lanka has a rich culture which has been closely connected with nature and is featured by Buddhist architecture, art, archaeology, industry, dance, drama and agriculture. “Mihinthalawa”, the 2500 year old nature reserve in Sri Lanka is the oldest sanctuary in the world. Sri Lankans have given an important place in their culture for fostering and protecting wildlife. They have been closely associated with birds, butterflies, elephants, leopards and many other animals. Our “wildlife and culture” tour includes visiting cities which are some thousands of years old, nature reserves, national parks, bird sanctuaries with many other cultural activities.

ITINERARY Arrival Day Negombo –Arrival Day Night – Negombo (morning negombo afternoon drive to Kalpitiya) Day – 02 Kalpitiya – Kalptiya Whale watchingDay – 02 Night Wilpatthu Camping or Hotel Day- 03 Wilpatthu full day SafariDay – 03 Night A’pura Day – 04 Anuradapura (Optional Cycling)Day – 04 Night Dambulla Day – 05 Morning – Dambulla Cave TempleDay – 05 Afternoon Relaxing (Optional village walk)Day – 05 Night Dambulla Day – 06 Morning SigiriyaDay – 06 Afternoon Minneriya NPDay – 06 Night Kandy Day – 07 Morning Laksha, Pitthala, Gem, SpiceDay – 07 Evening Kandy Temple and DanceDay - 07 Night Kandy Day – 08 Morning Travelling by Old public train from Kandy to N’eliya Day – 08 Afternoon Old Ceylon Tea Culture Day – 09 Morning Horton PlainDay – 09 Night Negombo Day 10 - Departure Cover – Whales and Dolphin, Elephants, Leopard, Sloth Bear, Small Mammals, Hill Birds, Migratory Birds, UNESCO Sites, Ancient Industry, Agriculture, Art and Dance, CookeryThe Kalpitiya Whale watching tour highly depend on weather condition of the day. The Whale watching tour subject to cancel if bad weather occurred

What's included

  • Accommodation as per itinerary
  • Bottled water
  • Breakfast
  • Driver/guide
  • Private tour
  • Transport by private vehicle

What's not included

  • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)