6 Days / 5 Nights Package Tour
Sri Lanka Active & Wild Life
Itinerary – Destinations Overview:
1. Airport – Dambulla – Sigiriya
2. Sigiriya – Kandy
3. Kandy – Kitulgala – Nuwara Eliya
4. Nuwara Eliya – Horton Plains and World’s End – Ella
5. Nuwara Eliya – Udawalawa Jeep Safari – Tissamaharama
6. Tissamaharama – Yala Jeep Safari – South Coast
Day 1. Airport – Dambulla – Sigiriya
Arrival at Bandaranaike International Airport.
Pick up by one of our English speaking drivers, transfer to a hotel in Sigiriya.
En route visit the Dambulla Cave Temple and lunch in Dambulla.
In the afternoon climb Sigiriya Rock Fortress.
If we have time village tour in Sigiriya.
Overnight stay at a hotel in Sigiriya.
Day 2. Sigiriya – Kandy
After breakfast 8 am leave for Kandy.
En route visit a spice garden at Matale.
Lunch break in Kandy.
En route visit the Royal Botanical Garden in Kandy.
Visit a wood carving factory.
Visit a Gem Bureau where you will be shown a documentary film on how Sri Lankan gem mining is traditionally done.
Evening 5 pm witness the cultural show featuring various types of dances.
Near to the auditorium is the Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic of Buddha, and after visiting the show people go to the temple.
Overnight stay at a hotel in Kandy.
Day 3. Kandy – Kitulgala – Nuwara Eliya
After breakfast 8.00 am leave for Kitulgala for White Water Rafting.
On the way visit hanging bridge with the village.
In Kithulgala the driver will arrange the rafting boat around 10 am.
Lunch break at Ramboda Waterfall restaurant with a view to the waterfall.
En route visit a tea plantation and a tea factory.
City tour in Nuwara Eliya.
Overnight stay at a hotel in Nuwara Eliya.
Day 4. Nuwara Eliya – Horton Plains & World’s End – Ella
Check out from the hotel at 6.30 am with breakfast packages.
Our driver will join the tour and arrange a jeep or a van to take you from Nuwara Eliya to Horton Plains.
In the morning light around 8 am the hiking in Horton Plains to World’s End begins.
After the hike around 11 am proceed to the Haputale Train Station where our driver will help you buy the right railway tickets.
Lunch at a small restaurant before you catch the 1.15 pm train for a scenic and beautiful journey to Ella.
The driver will in the meantime go back to Nuwara Eliya to pick up your luggage and take his vehicle and go to Ella.
3.30 pm at the Ella railway station our driver will pick you up and take you on a city tour in the small mountain village Ella.
Around 4.30 checking in to the hotel in Ella.
If you would like to have dinner in Ella town, our driver will drop you in Ella town. Taxi back to the hotel is around 200 rupees.
Overnight stay at a hotel in Ella.
Day 5. Nuwara Eliya – Udawalawa Jeep Safari – Tissamaharama
10.30 am start the jeep safari in Udawalawa Ntional Park.
After the jeep safari proceed for lunch in Tissamaharama.
Checking into the hotel around 3.00 pm.
Evening 6.00-7.30 pm, commence city tour of Kataragama including the Katragama Hindu Temple and see the pooja (a prayer ritual performed by Hindus).
Overnight stay at a hotel in Tissamaharama.
Example of the 3 star hotels we use:
Blue Turtle Hotel, Tissamaharama
Day 6. Tissamaharama – Yala Jeep Safari – South Coast
Pick up at Your hotel 5.30 am for an early morning wild life experience with jeep safari in Yala National Park.
Around 9.00 am back to the hotel for breakfast.
After Breakfast leave for the South Coast.
Our driver will drop You at the hotel on the south coast where You wish to stay for Your beach holiday. For example Mirissa, Unawatuna, Hikkaduwa or Bentota after Your choice.
The south coast hotel is not included in the price, but we will be happy to arrange it for you.