Classic Tour - 09 Days 08 Nights Tour
Classic yourself in Sri Lanka. Our Classic Tour offers you a memorable holiday experience of Sri Lanka including Heritage sites, Cultural & Religious sites, beautiful landscapes, an adventurous untamed wild safari tour & the real taste of Sri Lanka.
Air Port pick up. Overnight stay in Negombo.
You will be welcomed & picked up by our chauffer guide from Colombo International airport & transfer to Negombo for your first night stay.
Negombo is also the administrative capital of the Negombo Division. Negombo is known for its huge and old fishing industry with busy fish markets and sandy beaches. The international airport of Sri Lanka is also situated in Negombo Metropolis.
*Overnight stay in Negombo
Visit Elephant Orphanage & The ancient wonder – Sigiriya Rock Fortress.
Breakfast at the hotel and leave for Sigiriya Rock Fortress. En-route takes a short break and visits the Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage.
Sigiriya (Lion Rock) is a Rock Fortress and archaeological significance that is dominated by a massive column of rock nearly 200 meters (660 ft) high. According to the ancient Sri Lankan chronicle the Culavamsa, this site was selected by King Kasyapa (477 – 495 CE) for his new capital. He built his palace on the top of this rock and decorated its sides with colorful frescoes
* Overnight stay in Sigiriya
Polonnaruwa Cultural Tour & Minneriya Safari
After Breakfast and leave for Polonnaruwa Cultural Site and Ruins. Polonnaruwa was the capital of Sri Lanka from the 11th to the 13th century AD. This ancient city is today one of the most beautiful centers of this island’s cultural heritage. In its prime, the city, inside it’s 3½ miles strong encircling walls, housed hundreds of thousands of people.
Afternoon Take a jeep safari through the Minneriya National Park , looking for elephants, deer, peacocks, boars, and many kinds of birds.
* Overnight stay in Sigiriya.
Golden Rock Temple (Dambulla Cave Temple) and The Temple of Tooth, Kandy.
Breakfast at the hotel and leave for Kandy via Dambulla and Matale. En- Route visit Golden Rock Temple.
Golden Rock is a cave temple which dates back to the 1st Century .BC. Its rock ceiling is one large sweep of colorful frescoes which depict Buddhist mythology and the tales of the Buddha’s previous births. The caves house the largest collection of Buddha statues in one place.
Then travel to Kandy and on the way visit to Matale Spice Garden. In the evening visit Kandy Temple of Tooth. Evening view the Cultural Dance.
* Overnight stay at Kandy
Tea Factory and Ramboda Waterfall
Breakfast at the hotel and leave for Nuwara Eliya. En-route visits a Tea Factory, Tea Plantation and Ramboda Waterfall. Nuwara Eliya is a city, in the hill country of the Central Province, Sri Lanka. The city name meaning is “city on the plain (table land)” or “city of light”. The city is the administrative capital of Nuwara Eliya District, with a picturesque landscape and temperate climate. It is located at an altitude of 1,868 m (6,128 ft) and is considered to be the most important location for Tea production in Sri Lanka. The city is overlooked by Pidurutalagala, the tallest mountain in Sri Lanka. Nuwara Eliya is also known for the temperate, cool climate, the city is known for being the coolest area in Sri Lanka. In the Evening City tour in Nuwara Eliya town and visit the Geogery Lake.
* Overnight stay in Nuwara Eliya
Ravana Waterfall and Yala National Park
Breakfast at the hotel and leave for Tissamaharama. En- Route visit Ravana Waterfall.
In the evening go for a Wild life safari tour in Yala National Park.
Yala National Park – Yala National Park is the most visited and second largest national park in Sri Lanka. The park consists of five blocks, two of which are now open to the public, and also adjoining parks. The blocks have individual names such as, Ruhuna National Park (block and Kumana National Park or ‘Yala East’ for the adjoining area. It is situated in the southeast region of the country, and lies in Southern Province and Uva Province. The park covers 979 square kilometers (378 sq mi) and is located about 300 kilometers (190 mi) from Colombo. Yala was designated as a wildlife sanctuary in 1900, and, along with Wilpattu ws one of the first two national parks in Sri Lanka, having been designated in 1938. The park is best known for its variety of wild animals. It is important for the conservation of Sri Lankan elephants, Sri Lankan leopards and aquatic birds.
* Overnight stay at in Tissamaharama
Galle Dutch Fortr, Turtles & Pristine Beaches
Breakfast at the hotel leave for Galle .
Galle was known as Gimhathiththa before the arrival of the Portuguese in the 16th century, when it was the main port on the island. Galle reached the height of its development in the 18th century, during the Dutch colonial period. Galle is the best example of a fortified city built by the Portuguese in South and Southeast Asia, showing the interaction between Portuguese architectural styles and native traditions. The city was extensively fortified by the Dutch during the 17th century from 1649 onwards. The Galle fort is a world heritage site and is the largest remaining fortress in Asia built by European occupiers.
*Overnight stay in Galle
Relax at the beach
Lazing on a Sun deck reading a book of you choice, and sipping a cool fresh tropical fruit drink of pine apple, Mango, Banana. Its your relaxing day at a pristine southern beach.
* Overnight stay in Galle
Say Good Bye until see you again
Transfer back to your return flight back home from Galle after an amazing tour of Sri Lanka.
- Air Conditioned Private Car / Family Van / Mini Coach or Luxury Bus
- Guest Houses /Budget Hotels/ 2-3 Star Hotels / 4-5 Star Luxury Hotels & Resorts
- English / German speaking Professional Friendly Guides
- All Costs related to all tour excursions, Entrance fees of all UNESCO Heritage sites, Safari Jeep and other mentioned all tour activities are included
- Unlimited mineral water bottles for the entire tour
- Unlimited mileage throughout your tour
- All Government taxes & tariffs are included
- No Additional Charges
- Additional meals & beverages outside of the booked meal plan
- Expenses of personal nature