Sri Lanka Tour (10 Days) lanka round driver.com
- DAY-01-Negombo / Anuradhapura
After you got picked up at the airport or your hotel, you will proceed to the ancient city of Anuradhapura while visiting coconut plantations and observing the famous toddy tappers at work. After you've checked into your hotel at Anuradhapura you will start the city tour of Anuradhapura, dating back to 3rd century B.C to 10th century A.D. You will visit the Sri Maha Bodhi, the Brazen Palace, the Ruwanveli Seya Dagoba (biggest dagoba in Sri Lanka), the Thuparama Dagoba, the Lankarama Dagoba, the Elephant Pond, the Abhayagiriya Monastery Complex, the world famous Samadhi Buddha Statue and the Isurumuniya Temple (stone carving of the Sri Lankan Romeo & Juliet). Overnight stay in Anuradhapura.
- DAY-02-Anuradhapura / Polonnaruwa / Sigiriya
After breakfast at the hotel we proceed to do some sightseeing in the ancient city of Polonnaruwa (10th-12th century A.D). You will visit the modern Museum, the Parakrama Samudra, the Statue of King Parakramabahu, the Library Shrine, the Palace of King Parakramabahu, the Kumara Pokuna, the Shiva temple, the Thuparama shrine room with its glittering statues, the Alahana Monastery Complex, the Gal Vihare, the Lotus Pond and the Thivanka Image House. After your afternoon tea you will proceed to Sigiriya. Overnight stay at Sigiriya.
- DAY-03-Sigiriya / Dambulla / Nalanda Gedige / Aluvihara / Kandy
In the early morning you will have the opportunity to climb the Sigiriya Rock Fortress, built 5th century A.D, see the Water Garden, Bolder Garden, Mural Paintings, The Mirror Wall, The Lion's Paws and the Royal Swimming Pool on top. Back to the hotel you will get a well deserved breakfast. After this you will proceed to the Dambulla Cave Temple. This is followed by Nalanda Gedige (a temple built in the geographical center of Sri Lanka), the Aluvihare Cave Temple (this is where Buddhism was brought into book form in the 1st century B.C). Overnight stay in Kandy.
- DAY-04-Kandy / Elephant Orphanage / Kandy
You will visit the Elephant Orphanage in Pinawella where you can see the feeding of baby elephants by milk bottles and elephants bathing in the river. After that we visitthe Royal Botanical Garden followed by a Kandy city tour including th market, Baaar and the famous Temple of the Tooth Relic and a traditional Kandyan dance performance. Overnight stay in
- Kand Nuwaraara Eliya / Ella
After breakfast at the hotel we leave for Ella. En-route we visit a Tea Factory and Tea Plantation. After a picturesque drive through Sri Lanka's hill country you will reach Nuwara Eliya (the so-called Little England) with its colonial hotels, the Race Course and Golf Courses. Followed by a visit to the Hakgala Botanical Gardens. After that we will proceed to Ella, Sri Lanka's highest village. Overnight stay at Ella.
- DAY-06-Ella / Buduruwagala / Tissamaharama
After breakfast at hotel you proceed to Tissamaharama. En-route we visit Buduruwagala, the magnificent views of Ella valley and the Rawana Water Falls. After that we stop at the Buduruwagala Temple. On completion you will continue to the hotel at Tissamaharama. In the afternoon you do a jeep safari where you can watch leopards, elephants, bears, thousands of local and migrant birds in the wild. Just to name a few. Overnight stay at Tissamaharama
- DAY-07-Tissamaharama / South & South-West Coast
After breakfast at the hotel you will drive back to the airport or your hotel along beautiful beaches with the opportunity to stop wherever you like to take a dip. The most known beach resorts are Tangalle, Mirissa, Unawatuna, Hikkaduwa, Kosgoda, Induruwa, Bentota and Beruwala.