A Land of Love Songs

  • Duration: 8 days

Map Route (Area Covered):

Route: Airport – Negombo – Pinnawela – Dambulla – Sigiriya – Kandy – Nuwara-eliya – Colombo – Airport

Day 1
Welcome to Sri Lanka!
With a warm welcome to the tropical paradise of Sri Lanka travel to Negombo, the city of Catamarans. Your driver for the tour will take you to your hotel where you could freshen up and then go for a walk along the beach road, visit the fruit and vegetable market, see the Dutch built canals or if you’re tired after the flight, you can simply relax on the beach or at your hotel and get rid of any jet lag.
Overnight stay at Negombo
Day 2
Rise and Shine!
Drive to Sigiriya in the morning. On the way, visit the Elephant Orphanage where you can see how these elephants are fed, trained and bathed.
Relax in the evening at Sigiriya
Overnight stay at Sigiriya
Day 3
Good Morning!
In the morning leave to Sigiriya, where the world heritage Rock fortress is located. On the way, visit the “Dambulla Rock Cave Temple” which is also known as the “Golden Temple” which dates back to the 1st century BC. In the evening you will have the opportunity to climb to the top of the Sigiriya Rock fortress which was built by king Kashyapa and enjoy the breathtaking view of the sunset.
Overnight stay at Sigiriya
Day 4
Good Morning!
Visit the “Royal Botanical Gardens” of Peradeniya which is located right next to the great sandy river, “River Mahaweli” which is also the longest river in Sri Lanka. The royal botanical garden is home for many different herbal plants, trees and also a vast range of orchids. While on your visit there, the garden will definitely take your breath away.
In the morning, leave to Kandy, the capital of the last kingdom of Sri Lanka. You will have the opportunity to visit the temple of the tooth relic which is considered a world heritage and is located next to the Bogambara Lake.
After the visit to the Temple of the tooth you will be witnessing one of the most glamorous cultural dances of Sri Lanka “The Kandyan Dance”.
Overnight stay at Kandy
Day 5
Welcome to a day travelling to the heart of tea country!
After an early breakfast, leave to Nuwara-eliya, the heart of the tea country where the finest tea in Sri Lanka is produced. You will have the opportunity to visit a tea estate and a tea factory and also to sip up a cup of Sri Lanka’s finest tea while enjoying a delicious piece of chocolate cake.
Along the way to Nuwara-eliya you will be able to see many waterfalls as well.
Overnight stay at Nuwara-eliya
Day 6
Good morning!
Drive to Kandy in the morning and do a shopping tour at Kandy
In the evening you will have the opportunity to visit an Aurvedic spa in order to have an Ayurvedic massage and a herbal bath which would cleanse not only your body but your soul as well.
Overnight stay at Kandy
Day 7
Rise and Shine!
Drive to Colombo in the morning

Visit the city of Colombo for a city tour. Visits include the Galleface green, Colombo lighthouse, Gangaramaya temple and the Colombo Museum.

Overnight stay at Colombo
Day 8
As all good things come to an end, with a heart-felt Good Bye, leave to the airport to connect to the flight.