Sri Lanka with its nearly 3000 years old history is rich in cultural heritage. With ancient cities likes Anuradhapura, Polonnaruwa and Kandy, legendary tales & culture is scattered across whole Sri Lanka. Sri Lanka heritage tour offers its guests visits of 08 UNESCO World Heritage Sites.
Day 01 : Bandaranaike International Airport - Kandy
Head to the capital of Sri Lanka visiting the Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage on the way. See the elephants playing at the nearby river and orphaned baby elephants been bottle fed. Spend the evening within the attractive interiors of Temple of the Tooth Relic. Overnight at hotel.
Day 02 : Kandy - Peradeniya Botonical gardens - Kandy - Dambulla - Kandalama
Spend a morning strolling amidst the exotic flora of Peradeniya Botanical Gardens and head to Dambulla temple, an ancient cave temple with intricate frescoes and magnificent Buddha statues. Spend the night in Kandalama on the banks of the Kandalama Reservoir.
Day 03 : Kandalama - Sigiriya - Anuradhapura
Spend the early morning on the banks of the KandalamaWewa enjoying the rich bird life through a bird watching trip. Try conquering Sigiriya a rock fortress and a pleasure garden, adorned with murals of beautiful damsels after breakfast and head to Anuradhapura, the greatest city of Lanka after lunch.
Day 04 : Anuradhapura
Tour the ancient city of Anuradhapura including the visit to the Ruwanwelimaha Seya, the great stupa of Lanka and the Jaya Sri MahaBodhiya, the sacred fig tree, one of the oldest trees in the world. Behold the serene beauty of Samadhi Buddha Statue and spend the evening riding the waters of Kala Wawa.
Day 05 : Anuradhapura - Polonnaruwa
Commence exploring one of the better kept ruins of ancient Ceylon - the UNESCO World Heritage City of Polonnaruwa and end the day with a boat ride in Parakrama Samudraya.
Day 06 : Polonnaruwa
Continue exploring the city of Polonnaruwa and head to Minneriya Wildlife reserve neighbouring Kavdullah National Park, a vast sanctuary home to about 250 wild elephants, wild buffaloes, spotted deer, sloth bear and more in the afternoon.
Day 07 : Polonnaruwa - Colombo
Tour the city of Colombo including a visit to the National Museum and to the Antiquities replica sales Centre at Museum premises.
Day 08 : Colombo
Departure transfer to International airport for the flight to onward destination.