Day 01 - Airport / Negombo:
On your arrival in Sri Lanka you will be welcomed by our representative at the airport and transferred to Negombo. In the evening visit Negombo city including fish market, Dutch Canal, a Buddhist Temple and the shopping complex etc., dinner and overnight stay according to the selected hotel category.
Day 02 - Negombo / Anuradahpura / Dambulla:
After breakfast leave for Anuradhapura, on the way visit the Yapahuwa rock fortress (13th century A.D.), climb the Yapahuwa rock to see the magnificent medieval stairway, proceed to Anuradhapura, the first capital of Sri Lanka, after a short leisure start the Anuradhapura city tour including visits of the Sacred Bo-tree, Ruwanwelisaya dagoba, Samadhi Buddha statue, Kuttam Pokuna twin ponds, Issurumuniya temple etc. Afterwards proceed to Dambulla or Sigiriya, dinner and overnight stay according to the selected hotel category.
Day 03 - Dambulla / Polonnaruwa:
After breakfast leave to Polonnaruwa, Sri Lanka's second capital in the 11th and 12th century, visit the former Royal Palace, king Parkramabahu's assembly hall, Kumara pond, Shiva temple, Vatadaga, Atadaga, Hatadaga, Rankoth Veharaya dagoba, Thuparama temple and further Buddhist monuments including the Galvihara temple with the world-famous rock-cut Buddha sculptures, proceed to Sigiriya, see the cloud maiden frescoes and climb the rock, transfer to Dambulla or Sigiriya. Dinner and overnight stay according to the selected hotel category.
Day 04 - Dambulla / Matale / Kandy:
After breakfast visit Dambulla's Golden cave temple, afterwards proceed to Kandy, on the way at Matale visit a herbal and spice garden. Check in at your hotel in Kandy. In the afternoon relax in the hotel or use time at your own disposal for shopping in Kandy, dinner and overnight stay at selected hotel category.
Day 05 - Kandy / Pinnawala / Botanical Garden:
After breakfast proceed to the Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage, see the babies bottle feeding and further elephant activities, on the way back to Kandy visit the Peradeniya Botanical Garden, in the evening see Kandy's famous Sacred Temple of the Tooth Relic and enjoy a cultural show featuring various dance types of Sri Lanka, dinner and overnight stay at the same hotel.
Day 06 - Kandy / Nuwara Eliya:
After breakfast leave for Nuwara Eliya (the Little England of Sri Lanka), on the way visit a tea plantation and factory, see waterfalls, in the evening have a Nuwara Eliya city tour, dinner and overnight stay according to the selected hotel category.
Day 07 - Nuwara Eliya / Ella / Yala:
After breakfast leave for Yala National Park, on the way see Ella gap and the Ravana Ella falls, visit Buduruwagala temple with its rock-cut standing Buddhas, in the afternoon at about 2.30pm start a jeep safari in Yala National Park, watch leopards, wild elephants, deers, wild buffaloes, many kinds of birds and monkeys, enjoy the splendid nature of the Yala National Park, dinner and overnight stay according to the selected hotel category.
Day 08 - Yala / Galle / Colombo / Negombo:
After breakfast leave for Negombo, on the way see stilt fishermen at Weligama, visit Galle city including the Dutch museum, fortress etc., enjoy a short sightseeing tour in Colombo, finally proceed to the airport or to Negombo or to a beach resort of your choice in the south or west of the island.