Map of Sri Lanka
Temple in Kandy
Tour of Sri Lanka
The tour price includes:
-accommodation in shared double rooms in the mentioned hotels
-beach hotel and breakfast
-porter and entrance fees
-scheduled transports in air-conditioned cars
Flight from Helsinki (Monday, Tuesday, Friday) via Prague to Colombo.
Arrival in Colombo. Transport to Beach Hotel Sinbad, Kalutara.
Towards Yala, a famous wildlife sanctuary. On the way a stop at Galle, where the Portuguese came ashore in 1505 and built a fortress, which is on our visit list. We will also explore some Dutch and Portuguese architecture. Accommodation at Hotel Yala Safari Beach.
After breakfast a jeep drive to the wildlife sanctuary. It is famous for its elephants, deer, wild boars, buffaloes, crocodiles and a multitude of birds including peacocks.
After breakfast towards Nuwara Eliya, a paradise for golfers. On the way, at the village of Ella, a stop to admire the breathtakingly beautiful view from Mt. Ella. Another stop at Burudagwar, which is Sri Lanka at its loveliest. There you will see the ancient Buddhist rock carvings. Accommodation at Grand Hotel.
Sightseeing in the afternoon.
After breakfast towards Kandy. On the way a stop at tea plantations and a tea factory. Accommodation at Hotel Mahaveli Reach. Kandy is considered the most beautiful town of Sri Lanka. In the evening a visit at a folk dancing show.
In the morning sightseeing of the city, tour of a batik and handicraft center and a visit at the Royal Botanical Garden. In the afternoon a drive to Negombo, possibly the most famous beach holiday resort on Sri Lanka. Accommodation at Club Dolphin Hotel.
Days 10 to 13
Free for sunbathing, swimming and rest. Night flight.
Arrival in Helsinki.