Sri Lanka is an island country located off the southern coast of India. Sri Lanka is surrounded by the Indian Ocean, Gulf of Manner, the Palk Strait, and lies in the vicinity of India and the Maldives. The geography of Sri Lanka includes coastal plains in the north and hills and mountains in the interior. The government system is a republic; the chief of state and head of government is the president. Sri Lanka has transitioned to a market-orientated economy, but the central government is still involved in economic planning. Sri Lanka is a member of the Asia- Pacific Trade Agreement (APTA) and the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC).
Arrive in Sri Lanka. You will be met by our representative and transferred to Sigiriya. En route Visit Pinnawala elephant orphanage & Dambulla cave Temple. Overnight stay at Sigiriya.
After breakfast checkout from the hotel and leave for climbing to Sigiriya rock fortress. One of Sri Lanka's most fascinating UNESCO world heritage sites. No matter how often you climb to the summit of this one-time hilltop fortress of the maverick Sinhalese king, Kassapa, the pleasure barely diminishes because of the abandon spectacular views at the summit. Then travel to Kandy. En-route visits a Matale spice garden. In Kandy , visit the Temple of the Tooth, Wood carving factory, Kandy lake and View a cultural dance in evening. Overnight stay at Kandy.
After breakfast proceed to Colombo. Upon reaching Colombo check-in to your hotel. Relax for some time.
Today morning check-out from your hotel. Keep your bags in the reception and proceed for Colombo City Tour. Visit Fort, the former British administrative center and military garrison, Sea Street - the Goldsmiths quarters in the heart of Pettah, the Bazaar area where there is also a Hindu Temple with elaborate stone carvings, the Kaymans Gate with the Belfry at the original gate to enter the Fort, the Dutch Church of Wolfendhaal dating back to 1749, Kelaniya Buddhist Temple dating to 6th C.B.C., Davatagaha Mosque, Colombo Museum and the Natural History Museum are some of the sites to be visited. Also visit the BMICH (Bandaranaike Memorial International Conference Hall), see the replica of Avukana Buddha in front and the Independence Memorial. Once completed, you can do some shopping and later you will be transferred to the airport to catch your return flight back home