Heritage Tour - 06 Days 05 Nights Tour
The Heritage tour brings you the real depth of Sri Lankan history, experiences of Ancient Pilgrimages, cultural experience & a mixture of pure Sri Lankan beauty. We have mainly focused on the Cultural Triangle of Sri Lanka and this is an ideal tour who are looking for a short but the best of the Island.
Air Port pick up and Over night 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. Heritage Tours in Sri Lanka
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.
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* Overnight stay at Heritance Negombo Beach Resort
Explore the birth place of the Sinhalese Civilization and The First Capital of Sri Lanka – “Ancient Anuradhapura”
After breakfast at your hotel in Negombo, you will be transferred to Anuradhapura Ancient City.
Anuradhapura is the birthplace of Sinhala civilization & one of the world’s largest archeological sites. It is considered as the greatest monastic city of the ancient world, & was founded in the 5th century BC. Do the ancient tour of Anuradhapura Ancient City.
After the tour of Anuradhapura, visit the ancient “Mihinthale Buddhist Temple”.
Mihintale is a mountain peak near Anuradhapura in Sri Lanka. It is believed by Sri Lankans to be the site of a meeting between the Buddhist monk Mahinda and King Devanampiyatissa which inaugurated the presence of Buddhism in Sri Lanka. It is now a pilgrimage site, and the site of several religious monuments and abandoned structures.
* Overnight stay Uga Ulagalla Boutique Hotel, Anuradhapura.
Discover the Medieval capital of Sri Lanka -“Polonnaruwa Ancient City”
Then travel to Polonnaruwa and visit the Polonnaruwa Cultural site. 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.Heritage Tours in Sri Lanka
* Overnight stay at Deer Park Hotel, Girithale.
Magnificent “Sigiriya Rock Fortress” & Safari trip to Asian Wild Jumbos
Breakfast at the hotel and leave for Sigiriya and visit the Sigiriya rock fortress. Sigiriya : 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. In the afternoon Take a jeep safari through the Minneriya National Park , looking for elephants, deer, peacocks, boars, and many kinds of birds.
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* Overnight stay at Aliya Resort & Spa, Sigiriya.
The Royal Temple Complex -“Golden Rock Temple” (Dambulla Cave Temple) & The Sacred Temple of the Tooth
Breakfast at the hotel and leave for Kandy via Dambulla and Matale. En-route visits the 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 visit the Matale spice garden. In Kandy ,visit the Temple of the Tooth. View a cultural dance in evening. Kandy – The Last seat of the Sinhala Kings, is a very popular destination for visitors from home and abroad.
*Overnight stay at The Golden Crown Hotel, Kandy
Transfer to the airport on time for the flight, En-route you will have a city tour in Colombo
Colombo is the commercial capital and largest city of Sri Lanka. Colombo has a population of 555,031 in the city limits. It is the financial center of the island and a popular tourist destination.
Do a City tour of Colombo before you flight back home- Visit & cover all major highlights of Colombo.
- Air Conditioned Private Car / Family Van / Mini Coach or Luxury Bus
- “Safe & Secure” Certified Level 1 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
- Visas & Flight Bookings
- Expenses of personal nature
- Tips & Portage
What to Pack for Sri Lanka
- Proper Hand Sanitizers, Face Masks and gloves (Your Own Safety Kit)
- Sun Creams
- Hat or a cap
- Slippers, Sandals , Jelly Flats
- Camera, memory cards & spare batteries
- Hiking Shoes
- Rain Jacket
- Back Pack & a Day Pack
- Warm Weather Clothes
- Sun Glasses
- Bathing Suit
- Mosquito Spray
- Sarong or wraparound skirt
- Travel Diary or a travel book