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From Colombo to Sigiriya, southern beaches to the tea plantations, Kandy to the national parks - you'll love Ceylon!
Destinations > Sri Lanka > Handpicked Sri Lanka
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31 Mar 2021
01 Apr 2021 to 31 Oct 2021
12 nights’ accommodation, some meals, activities and entrances fees, services of a private car and driver with local English speaking guides.
From the ruined cities of Anuradhapura and Polonnaruwa, to the Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic and impressive Sigiriya Fort - Sri Lankan culture spans more than 2,000 years, still remaining vibrant and alive today. Trek through lush tea plantations, indulge in seafood feasts in quaint fishing villages and dip your toes in the calm, clear waters off the beach at Mirissa on this all-encompassing adventure for those seeking a unique travel experience.
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Spot herds of elephants, wild buffalo, sambar deer and leopards at Uda Walawe National Park. The park that best rivals the savannah reserves of Africa.
Ella’s beautiful small sleepy town in the central highlands offers fantastic walks through tea plantations to temples and waterfalls.
Explore Sigiriya most valuable historical monuments of Sri Lanka. Surrounded by vast gardens, ponds, canals, alleys and fountains.
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Upon arrival, transfer to your hotel.
This morning meet your driver-guide and travel towards the Cultural Triangle. After a stop at Chilaw to see the markets and have lunch, continue to Anuradhapura.
Take a tour of ancient Andurapura, including the giant dome of Ruwanweliseya and the 2,000 year old Sri Maha Bodhi Tree. In the afternoon drive to nearby Sigiriya. (B)
After breakfast climb the rock citadel of Sigiriya. Enjoy incredible views of th surrounding jungles, farmlands and the beautiful 5th century frescoes. After lunch, drive to Polonnaruwa with its ruined palaces and temples. (B)
Depart for the hill city of Kandy. En route stop in Dambulla to climb the rock temples which house unique frescoes and Buddah images. In the evening attend a cultural show. (B)
This morning take part in a market visit and cooking class and learn some of the secrets of Sri Lankan cuisine. After lunch, drive the short distance to Peradeniya and see the magnificent royal botanical gardens. (B)(L)
Depart for Kandy, stopping at a tea estate. Continue on to charming Nuwara Eliya, in the heart of tea country. (B)
Another scenic drive through the hills brings you to beautiful Ella, a quaint hillside village. The rest of the day is at leisure. (B)
This morning take a scenic train ride to Haputale. Continue by road to Uda Walawe and take an afternoon safari into the national park, famous for its elephant herds. (B)
This morning visit the Elephant Transfer Home, where orphaned and injured elephants are rehabilitated. Take a scenic drive to charming Galle, the beautifully-preserved for town overlooking the Indian Ocean. (B)
Take a walking tour of the Galle Fort with its wonderful fusion of Dutch, Portuguese, Moorish and British architecture. There is plenty of free time to explore the cobbled streets and cafes at your leisure. (B)
Depart Galle and stop at Lunuganga Estate, the former home of architect Geoffery Bawa. (B)
Transfer to the airport after breakfast. (B)
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All prices are quoted in NZD, per person, twin share based on travel during above periods. Offer is valid for travel dates between 01 Apr - 15 July 21 & 01 Sep - 31 Oct 21. Black out dates apply between 16 Jul – 31 Aug21 All care is taken to promote correct pricing at time of publication but is dependent upon availability and will be confirmed at time of reservation. Valid for sale 01Nov20-31Mar21 or until sold out. Offers are subject to availability and can change without notification due to fluctuations in charges and currency. Seasonal surcharges & single supplements may apply. Airfares not included unless specified. Contact Adventure World for details. Credit Card surcharges apply. For full terms and conditions please view www.adventureworld.com/terms-and-conditions
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