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LKA02: 8 Days Colombo - Negombo - Sigiriya - Kandy - Galle - Colombo

Tour Type: Private Tour, flexible and customized
Guide & Driver: English-speaking guide, experienced driver & air-conditioned car
Accommodation: 4-star well selected hotels, also be open to your own choice
Meals: A mix choice of local cuisines and western-style food

Itinerary Details
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Day 1: Arrival in Colombo, Transfer to Negombo
Welcome to Sri Lanka! When your flight lands at Colombo airport, our driver guide will meet you and then take you to the hotel in Negombo, a coastal city near the airport.

Accommodation: Jetwing Sea Hotel (4 stars)

Day 2: Negombo tour with Dutch Cannel, Explore Dambulla &Drive to Sigiriya
In the morning, we will bring you to get a close look at the life of local fishermen in Negombo Fish Market and Lellama Fishing Village. Some villagers are busy fishing in the sea, while others are shouting loudly to sell their fish. Later, we visit the Dutch Cannel to learn about their ancient transport system. Then, we drive to Dambulla to have a sight of Dambulla Cave Temple, whose rock murals and magnificent Buddha statues are well-known. Later, we continue to Sigiriya and have a good rest for the following best tour packages in Sri Lanka.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch

Accommodation: Amaara Forest (4 stars)

Day 3: Sigiriya highlights tour with Sigiriya Rock Fortress
Today's itinerary starts with Sigiriya Rock Fortress, one of the bests of Sri Lanka tours. As a worldwide great wonder, the Rock Fortress, aka Lion Rock, is unique in that it was built on a giant orange rock. Other scenic spots surrounding it have been developed for tourists to visit, such as Mirror Wall and Royal Gardens. Later, we have an educational stop at a local school, where you may communicate with the lovely children. You can also share something interesting and significant with them if you would like to. At the end of the day, a comfortable massage is particularly arranged for you to relieve the tiredness.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch

Accommodation: Amaara Forest (4 stars)

  • Lion Rock Fortress in Sigiriya
    Sigiriya Rock Fortress
Day 4: Drive to Kandy, One-day Kandy tour with Temple of Tooth Relics
Today, we drive to Kandy, a destination with profound and rich culture heritage. En route, we stop at a Spice Garden to have a look at their various spices. In Kandy, the best way to learn well about its rich culture is to visit the local markets, so Kandy Bazaar, Art & Craft Centre, and Batil Factory are scheduled for you. Later, we will head to the Gem Museum & Lapidary to appreciate shinning gems. Next, a fantastic Culture Dance Show is specially arranged for you. Thereafter, we proceed to the Temple of Tooth Relics, the holiest temple for Buddhist followers in Sri Lanka.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch

Accommodation: Ozo Kandy (4 stars)

Day 5: Full-day Kandy exploration
After breakfast, we visit some best of Sri Lanka tours in Kandy: Lankatilaka Temple, Gadaladeniya Temple and Embekke Temple, all of which were built in the 14th century. After that, we have a relaxing walk around the Kandy Lake.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch

Accommodation: Ozo Kandy (4 stars)

Day 6: Private transfer to Galle, Discover Tea Plantation en route
In the morning, we drive to Galle to continue the best tours in Sri Lanka. On the way, we make a delightful stop at Giragama Tea Plantation and a Tea Factory, where the world's best Ceylon tea is planted and made. Learn to pick up the best tea leaves and then taste a cup of Ceylon black tea here. After arrival in Galle, you will be escorted to Galle Dutch Fort, which is typical architecture from Sri Lanka's colonial time.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch

Accommodation: Amari Galle (4-5 stars)

  • Charming scenery of Giragama Tea Plantation
    Tea Plantation scenery
  • A woman collecting tea leaves
    A woman collecting tea leaves
Day 7: A scenic train trip from Galle to Colombo
The best tour packages in Sri Lanka will not be complete without train journey. After breakfast, our guide will transfer you to Galle Railway Station and help you board the train to Colombo City. It will be a scenic trip for the train runs along seaside area. When the train arrives, our driver guide will greet you at the exit of the railway station and transfer you to the hotel. The rest time of the day is free for you.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch

Accommodation: Ozo Colombo (4 stars)

Day 8: Departure from Colombo, Airport see-off
Your best Sri Lanka tour ends today. Our driver guide will transfer you to the airport and see you off. Wish you a nice flight home!

Meals: Breakfast

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Tour Prices

Christmas & 2023 special: Enjoy 12% off if you book before Dec. 25, 2022

Month2-3 travelers4-5 travelers
Nov-Apr, Jul-Aug$1219 $1072$1139 $1002
May-Jun, Sep-Oct$1019 $896$939 $826
  • Prices are per person in US Dollars based on double occupancy.
  • The prices in red reflect 12% discount.
  • Any part of the itinerary e.g. tour length, activities & hotels can be tailored to your individual interests.
What's Included
  • Accommodation with daily breakfast at selected hotels.
  • Meals as mentioned in the itinerary.
  • English speaking driver with air-conditioned vehicles.
  • A separate guide serving the group for at least 9 pax.
  • Entrance fees for all mentioned sights visited.
  • Reserved train tickets from Galle to Colombo.
  • 2 bottles of mineral water per person per day.
  • All Government taxes.
What's Excluded
  • International and Domestic Flights.
  • Meals other than those mentioned in the itinerary.
  • Personal expenses (laundry, telephone, drinks etc.).
  • Tips for guides and drivers.
  • Personal travel insurance.
  • Sri Lanka Visa Fee.
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