From the Airport to Sigiriya via Pinnawala and Dambulla
As we proceed towards Sigiriya, an iconic and culturally significant destination in Sri Lanka, our journey will encompass a selection of must-see attractions, each offering a unique glimpse into the island's diverse heritage and natural beauty. This route has been carefully curated to include some of the most remarkable and historically rich sites, ensuring a deeply engaging and memorable experience.
- Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage
First, we visit the Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage, a sanctuary for rescued elephants. Witness these majestic creatures in their natural habitat, a truly heartwarming experience.
- Dambulla Temple
Next, we explore the Dambulla Cave Temple, a UNESCO World Heritage site. This temple complex boasts stunning murals and statues, reflecting Sri Lanka's rich Buddhist heritage.
- Pidurangala Rock Sunset
The day culminates with a hike up Pidurangala Rock. The summit offers a breathtaking view of the sunset, with the iconic Sigiriya Rock Fortress in the backdrop.
After your journey, proceed to the hotel to unwind.
Overnight Stay in Sigiriya.
Visit Sigiriya for sunrise, and Kandy
Early Morning at Sigiriya for sunrise is optional but recommended. Climbing the ancient rock fortress provides a panoramic view of the surrounding landscapes and an insight into Sri Lanka’s historical prowess and then proceed to Kandy and Explore Kandy in the afternoon!
- Spice Garden Visit
En route to Kandy, we stop at a spice garden, delving into Sri Lanka's famous spices, integral to its cuisine and Ayurveda.
- Kandy Explorations
In Kandy, a city walk awaits, including a visit to the bustling vegetable market. Depending on time, we either visit the sacred Temple of the Tooth Relic or stroll through the Royal Botanical Gardens.
- Try truly local Sri Lankan foods in local street in Kandy City
After your tour, proceed to the hotel to unwind.
Overnight Stay in Kandy.
Ambuluwawa ,Nuwarae Eliya & Scenic train journey to Ella
After enjoying a delightful breakfast, our journey continues as we make our way to Nuwara Eliya, often referred to as "Little England" due to its colonial architecture and cool climate. This charming town is nestled in the heart of Sri Lanka's tea country, surrounded by lush green hills and tea plantations. The drive to Nuwara Eliya is a visual treat, with scenic views of rolling hills, Ambuluwa tower, waterfalls, and tea pickers at work in the fields. Then we take the beautiful train ride to Ella from nanu-oya.
We start with a visit to Ambuluwawa, a biodiversity complex, scenic Instagrammable place and multi-religious center
- Explore a tea estate and factory, understanding the journey of Ceylon tea from leaf to cup..
The Ramboda Waterfall, a stunning natural spectacle, is our next stop, offering a moment of tranquility amidst nature.
Scenic Train to Ella;
A scenic train ride to Ella. This beautiful train ride, known for its breathtaking views, is a highlight of Sri Lankan travel.
After the train journey to Ella, proceed to the hotel to unwind.
Overnight Stay in Ella.
Ella’s Natural Wonders and Mirissa Beach
After explorations Ella natural beauties, our journey takes us to our final destination, Mirissa Beach. The drive from Ella to Mirissa unveils the diverse landscapes of Sri Lanka, transitioning from the cool highlands to the warm, tropical coast. Mirissa, a coastal paradise, is renowned for its golden sandy beaches, clear blue waters, and laid-back vibe. It's the perfect place to relax, reflect on the journey, and soak up the sun. Here, you can enjoy the rhythm of the waves, indulge in fresh seafood, and experience the charm of Sri Lanka’s southern coast.
- Nine Arch Bridge and Little Adam’s Peak
Our Ella exploration includes the famous Nine Arch Bridge and a hike to Little Adam’s Peak, offering spectacular views of the surrounding hills.
- Rawana Zipline and Ravana Falls
For thrill-seekers, the Rawana zipline is an exhilarating experience. We also visit the Ravana Falls, another testament to Sri Lanka’s natural beauty.
- Proceed to Mirissa via southern expressway.
After this short but beautiful journey of Sri Lanka,proceed to the hotel to unwind.
Overnight Stay in Mirissa.
TOUR ENDS HERE