Day One - Arrival
Arrival and transfer from Bandaranaike International Airport Colombo to Bentota.
Bentota is a coastal city situated along the Colombo – Galle road. It is renowned for its beautiful beach which is an ideal place for diving, surfing and evening sceneries. It is also famous for indigenous Ayurvedic Spas and delicious sea food restaurants. Over night stay in Bentota.
Transfer from Bentota to Nuwaraeliya.
Nuwaraeliya is a mountain station at 1,868 m (6,128 ft) of altitude, in a splendid landscape. The city pretends to be particularly well-kept and neat, and the always green grass gives to the locality an aspect of “colonial British style". Nuwara Eliya was built entirely during the 19th century and its architecture mimics that of an English country town, with red-brick walls, country house like hill club and mock-Tudor half-timbering. Blessed with salubrious climate, breathtaking views of valleys, meadows, mountains and greenery; it's hard to imagine that Nuwara Eliya is only 180 Km from the hot and humid Colombo. Temperatures are 14C-21C (Jan- April) 16C-18C (May-Aug) 15C- 18C (Sept-Dec). You will visit the Hakgala Botanical Garden which is one of the three botanical gardens in Sri Lanka and the second largest among them. It is renowned for its collection of vivid roses and orchids. When you reach Nuwaraeliya town you can go on a boat ride at Gregory’s Lake. After that you can visit Ambewela New Zealand Farm and return to Nuwaraeliya city. Nuwaraeliya is very famous among honeymooners both local and foreign. Over night stay in Nuwaraeliya.
Relax and feel the breathtaking views of valleys and greenery. Overnight stay in Nuwaraeliya.
Transfer to Kandy.
Kandy is a major city in Sri Lanka, located in the Central Province, Sri Lanka. It is the second most populated city in the country after Colombo. It was the last capital of the ancient kings' era of Sri Lanka. The city lies in the midst of hills in the Kandy plateau, which crosses an area of tropical plantations, mainly tea. Kandy is both an administrative and religious city and is also the capital of the Central Province. Kandy is the home of The Temple of the Tooth Relic (Sri Dalada Maligawa), one of the most sacred places of worship in the Buddhist world. It was declared a world heritage site by UNESCO in 1988. On your way to Kandy, you will visit the Ramboda falls and Embakka Dewalaya. It is an ancient temple which is decorated with unprecedented wood carvings. Your next visit will be to the Temple of Tooth Relic at Kandy. It is located in the royal palace complex of the former Kingdom of Kandy, which houses the relic of the tooth of Lord Buddha. This is one of the most sacred places in Sri Lanka. After that you will visit the Gem museum. Over night stay in Kandy.
Departure from Bandaranaike International Airport - Colombo