Year Around
Dates
9 Days 8 Nights
Duration
4 X 4 Jeep Tours, Horse Riding
Adventure

Tour route: Negombo – Anuradhapura – Sigiriya – Kandy – Colombo
Tour code: DLT-901
Highlights:

  • Know about ancient Sri Lanka civilization at Anuradhapura ruins
  • Hike up to the top of Lion Rock and trace the relics of the royal palace
  • Admire the sacred Temple of the Tooth Relic
  • Go sightseeing from the Tea Estate to the city of Colombo

Any part of this itinerary can be tailor-made to fit your needs, e.g. tour length, activities, destinations.

DEPARTURE/RETURN LOCATIONBandaranaike International Airport (CMB) or Any Requested Locations.
DEPARTURE TIMEAny time.
RETURN TIMEApproximately 2 hours before departure time.
WEARComfortable athletic clothing, hiking boots, hat, jacket, and sunscreen.
WHAT YOUR TOUR PRICE INCLUDED
Price includes double sharing accommodation.
Including pick up and drop off at the air port Or any requested location.
Transfer in an A/C car with an English speaking chauffeur guide.
Tours include all locations mentioned on itinerary.
Warm welcome by Dream Lanka Tours representative at the airport.
All breakfast.
5% to 10% discount instant group discount.
WHAT YOUR TOUR PRICE DOES NOT INCLUDED
International flights and Domestic flights.
travel insurance.
On arrival visa fee.
Guide gratuity
Personal expenses, tips or grautituty.
Early check-in & late check-out chargers.
Entrance fees, if any, at sightseeing places.
Anything not specifically mentioned in ‘What your Tour Price includes’ box.

1

Day 1

Arrival, Negombo

Welcome to Sri Lanka, the “Pearl of the Indian Ocean”! On arrival at Colombo Bandaranaike International Airport, meet your private chauffeur-guide and be driven to your hotel in Negombo, a seaside town which is only 20 minutes away from the airport. Rest of the day is at your leisure.
Accommodation: 3 stars, Standard Room
2

Day 2

Negombo – Anuradhapura

In the morning, start your exploration of Negombo, this historical commercial center surrounded by a fascinating network of canals teeming with rural life. Wake up early and catch the action at the Negombo fish market. Afternoon, head for one of the best-preserved ruins of ancient Ceylon – the UNESCO World Heritage City of Anuradhapura (approx. 5 hrs), known as one of the ancient cities in Sri Lanka’s cultural triangle. Check in with your Anuradhapura hotel.
Accommodation:  3 star Standard Room
Meal: Breakfast
3

Day 3

Anuradhapura – Sigiriya

Today, you will visit the ancient sites which dot the towns of Anuradhapura and Mihintale, which is famous for its well-preserved ruins of ancient Lankan civilization. From the 4th century BC, Anuradhapura was the capital of Sri Lanka until the beginning of the 11th century AD. During this period it remained one of the most stable and durable centers of political power and urban life in South Asia. The ancient city, considered sacred to the Buddhist world, is today surrounded by monasteries covering an area of over 16 square miles.
Accommodation: 3 stars, Standard Room
Meal: Breakfast
4

Day 4

Sigiriya – Polonnaruwa – Sigiriya

Start the day with an excursion to Polonnaruwa (2 hours’ drive away from Sigiriya), the second ancient capital of Cultural Triangle. It well preserves ruins of palaces, bathing pools, stupas and religious rock sculptures. Return to Sigiriya after your tour in Polonnaruwa.
Accommodation: 3 stars, Standard Room
Meal: Breakfast
5

Day 5

Sigiriya

In the morning, start your Sigiriya trip with a visit to the 5th-century legendary sky citadel of “Lion Rock” – the Landmark of this country, also the highlight of your cultural triangle tour; although a steep climb is requested, the story behind the monument and the panoramic view of Dambullaseen on the top is definitely worth the effort.
In the afternoon, continue your exploration in the rural village of Hiriwadunna. Travel into the lush Sri Lankan countryside by a jeep or a Tuk Tuk. Hop into a bullock cart alongside paddy fields and rural vegetable plantations. At dusk, take a boat ride and sail to the other side of a lake, enjoying the fantastic sunset view, and looking out for birds, butterflies, as well as the villagers fishing or washing clothes at the periphery of the lake.
Accommodation: 3 stars, Standard Room
Meal: Breakfast
6

Day 6

Sigiriya – Kandy

Today, get started with the famous Dambulla Cave Temple, home to many magnificent Buddha images and rock painting dating back to 2nd century BC. Then head for Ceylon’s old capital of Kandy, en route stop for an interesting visit to learn a wide range of spices at one of the spice gardens, whose 15-minute complimentary Ayurveda Massage is recommended.
After arriving in Kandy (approx. 3.5 hrs by road), appreciate a vivid and traditional cultural dance(Kandyan Dance) before walking to the nearby Sacred Temple of the Tooth Relic – Sri Lanka’s most sacred Buddhist shrine, the Puja Ritual held in the temple with all the fanfare, drums, trumpets and brightly colored Monks definitely shows you how special and spiritually important the temple means to Sri Lanka.
Accommodation: 3 stars Standard Room
Meal: Breakfast
7

Day 7

Kandy

In the morning, take an interesting visit to Royal Botanical Garden of Peradeniya which boasts 300+ varieties of orchids, spices, medicinal plants and palm trees at. The afternoon is at your leisure. You could either rest at your lovely hotel or explore the city with your chauffer-guide, like walking around Kandy Lake in city center or doing some shopping in the downtown markets.
Accommodation: 3 star, Standard Room
Meal: Breakfast
8

Day 8

Kandy – Colombo

Ceylon tea is known as one of the best teas in the world and is crucial to the Sri Lankan economy. Today you will take a morning half-day excursion to Geragama Tea Estate, 20 minutes away from Kandy city, where you could visit see the tea plantation, visit a tea factory and view a presentation of intricate steps that tea leaves are processed into tea.
After enjoying a cup of estate grown and processed tea, you will be driven to Colombo city be the private vehicle (approx. 3.5 hours). Check in to your hotel upon arrival and rest of the day is at your leisure.
Accommodation: 3 star, Standard Room
Meal: Breakfast
9

Day 9

Colombo, Departure

The morning after breakfast, take a guided city tour to explore Colombo’s colonial legacies including theIndependence Square, Gangarama Temple of Colombo, the mile-long promenade of Galle Face Green and Colombo’s National Museum. Stop for taking pictures when driving by the former British Administrative Center. In the late afternoon, you will be escorted to CMB airport (1 hour’s drive from Colombo city) for your onward flight.
Meal: Breakfast
9

Departure

Bandaranaike International Airport (CMB)

Return to Bandaranaike International Airport 2 hours prerior to your departuure time. (Have a nice and safe flight home)

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Optional Excursions:

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