Experience the wonders of Sri Lanka like never before with SLS Tours

10 Days / 09 Nights Tour Package – Culture, Heritage, Wildlife & Beach

Tour Reference: PNASKNYB009N

Day 01: Airport / Negombo

“Ayubowan” On arrival at the Colombo International Airport, welcome by a Representative of S L S Tours giving your first taste of warm Sri Lankan hospitality.

Visit the Negombo Fishing Village- this little fishing port with canals of the Dutch era.

The beautiful beaches where the fishermen live in houses made of coconut palm leaves and dry the fish they caught earlier that day, the fish market, the old Dutch churches, landscape & canals are fascinating.

Over Night Stay at a Hotel - Negombo

Day 02: Negombo / Pinnawala / Anuradhapura

Check-out from the Hotel after Breakfast,

Then travel to Anuradhapura –The first capital of Sri Lanka in 04th century BC, a UNESCO World Heritage site since 1982.

Visit the Elephant Orphanage to catch the excitement of watching the baby elephants being fed with bottles and how playful even the older ones are in the river.

Over Night Stay at a Hotel - Anuradhapura

Day 03: Anuradhapura / Sigiriya

Check-out from the hotel after breakfast,

Visit the ancient monuments of historical & cultural interest of Anuradhapura sacred city founded in the 04th century B.C It has the largest number of ancient monuments of the great Sinhala civilization which flourished in this region.

Afternoon travel to Sigiriya - a part of the Cultural Triangle, is a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Over Night Stay at a Hotel - Habarana / Sigiriya / Dambulla

Day 04: Day Excursion to Polonnaruwa & Back.

After breakfast at hotel,

Transfer to Polonnaruwa - The medieval capital city of Sri Lanka in 11th century, a UNESCO World Heritage site since 1982.

Visit the ancient monuments of historical & cultural interest of Polonnaruwa sacred served as the medieval capital of Sri Lanka from 11 AD to 13 AD replacing Anuradhapura. Prominent monarchs of this period are King Vijayabahu I, King Maha Parakramabau I and King Nissankamalla.

On the way back undertake Jeep safari of Minneriya National Park- the best place to spot herds of elephants in the wild and also to see other wildlife.

Over Night Stay at the same Hotel – Habarana / Sigiriya / Dambulla

Day 05: Sigiriya / Kandy

Check-out from the hotel after breakfast,

Proceed to Sigiriya Rock Fortress built by King Kassapa in 05th century AD, was a castle for more than 18 years, climb the Lion Rock-Rock Fortress a citadel of unusual beauty, rising 200 meters from the scrub jungle. See the moat, rampart, water gardens, the majestic Lion’s Paw picturesquely guards the stairway of the palace on the summit, famous frescoes of the “Heavenly maidens” of Sigiriya and the 10 foot high Mirror Wall.Then travel to Kandy - The hill capital of Sri Lanka a part of the Cultural Triangle, is a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

In Matale, visit a spice garden to see different spices for which Sri Lanka is famous.

Over Night Stay at a Hotel - Kandy

Day 06: Kandy

After breakfast at hotel,

Sightseeing tour in the city of Kandy, driving around the Lake built in 1807, the Market Place, Upper Lake road to get a panoramic view of the Kandy Lake & etc.., picturesque premises of the University of Peradeniya.

Proceed to Peradeniya Botanical Gardens, where a rare collection of tropical exotic and indigenous flora including the famous Orchid House.

Evening visit the Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic and witness the Cultural performance by traditional Kandyan dancers & drummers and an impressive fire walking display.

Over Night Stay at the same Hotel - Kandy

Day 07: Kandy / Nuwara Eliya

Check-out from the hotel after breakfast.

Travel to Nuwara Eliya - The hill City is known as “Little England” of Sri Lanka through beautiful backdrops of Mountains, Valleys, cascading Waterfalls and Tea Plantations.

Visit a tea plantation and a tea factory to witness the process of manufacturing the world famous “Ceylon Tea” from plucking of the green leaves to packeting of the processed tea.

Drive through the city of Nuwera-Eliya Town founded in the 19th century by the British, many of the buildings retain features from the colonial period. Many private homes still maintain their old English-style lawns and gardens. Drive pass the golf course, Race Course and boating or fishing on Lake Gregory & etc..

Over Night Stay at the a Hotel - Nuwara Eliya

Day 08: Nuwera Eliya / Yala

Check-out from the hotel after breakfast,

Travel to Yala– where the largest National Park in Sri Lanka is.

Late afternoon, proceed to the entrance of the Park and undertake a jeep safari of Yala National Park- the largest National Park in Sri Lanka and is approximately 1259 kms in extent in the southeastern corner of the Island. The specialty of this park is the home of wild elephants, wild boar, wild buffalo, leopard, bear, deer and crocodiles, also the peacock most famous of the birds in this park, large flocks of migratory and indigenous birds can be seen. Yala has a high concentration of leopards although seeing these nocturnal carnivores still requires some luck

Over Night Stay at a Hotel – Yala / Kataragama

Day 09: Yala / Galle / South Coast Beach area

Check-out from hotel after breakfast,

Travel along the coastal line to Hikkaduwa / Bentota / Beruwala in the South Coast area with the most beautiful, wide and sandy beaches.

Visit the Galle Dutch Fortress- a living World Heritage site in Galle, is the intersection where classic Dutch architecture meets a tropical setting creating a vivid atmosphere in beauty. Walk the Dutch-haunted streets listening to the creaks of wooden saloon doors and observe how European architecture mingles with South Asian traditions today flooding cultural enthusiasts on a global scale. Its original ramparts and bastions reserved up to date showcase evidences of a heritage preserved for more than 3 1/2 centuries. Walk clockwise within the fort to observe the 'old gate' carrying the British coat of arms. Flanking the old gate is the Zwart bastion - the oldest of all - and the lighthouse standing 18 feet in its glory next to the Point Utretcht Bastion.

Over Night Stay at a Hotel – Hikkaduwa / Bentota / Beruwala area

Day 10: South Coast Beach / Airport

Breakfast at hotel

Full day leisure on the beach OR free to join/ enjoy with the activities in the beach area.

Vacate your room by 12:00 noon.

Then transfer to Colombo International Airport in time to catch your departure Flight with memories to cherish.

(All passengers should be at the Airport 03 hours prior to their departure flight time as per Sri Lanka Airport & Aviation rule)

The Starting From Price of

US$ 480.00 Per Person Sharing basis

  • In US Dollars including all current applicable taxes for the services included in the itinerary.
  • Includes sharing accommodation in standard Double/ Twin room with daily breakfast from Day-02 onwards.
  • Includes private transportation by a modern A/C vehicle with an English Speaking Chauffeur Guide for return Airport transfers, hotel to hotel transfers + all city tours as mentioned in the itinerary.
  • All conditions apply.

Complimentary Add-Ons:

  • Local SIM Card (per card per room/ family)
  • Water Bottles while on tour (500 ML bottle per person per day)
  • Safari Jeep (01 time visit only) for half day Safari in Minneriya National park.
  • Entrance fees (01 time visit only) to a Tea factory.

Cost of Entrance Fees (Pay direct to the ticket counters at the attractions/ sites)

Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage US$ 20.00- Per Person
Anuradhapura US$ 30.00- Per Person
Polonnaruwa US$ 30.00- Per Person
Sigiriya Rock Fortress US$ 30.00- Per Person
Peradeniya Botanical Gardens US$ 10.00- Per Person
Kandy Temple US$ 10.00- Per Person
Cultural Show US$ 08.00- Per Person
National Parks (Per park Per visit) US$ 35.00- Per Person
Safari Jeep Hires (half day) US$ 35.00- Per Jeep (1-6 pax)
(50% off for child under 12 years)