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Duration: 15 Days Route: Negombo to Negombo Style: Worldwide Adventures Price from: US$1,849.00

Sri Lanka

Explore Sri Lanka’s land of hidden temples and caves, sacred Buddhist sites and Hindu shrines. Venture into the British tea plantations, nature reserves and botanical gardens of the hill country. Visit ancient royal capitals, enjoy the urban buzz of leafy Kandy, and trek in the sweeping Horton Plains to see giant Buddha statues, before taking a beach break. There’s no doubt you’ll enjoy Sri Lanka’s rich cultural heritage and tranquillity during this eclectic tour.

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Day 1 Arrive Negombo 2-3 Stop at Negombo's fish market and Aukana's beautiful reservoirs on the way to Anuradhapura where you can visit the extensive religious ruins 4 Explore Polonnaruwa with a guided tour through the archeological site 5 Climb Sigiriya rock rising out of the jungle 6-7 Drive around Kandy Lake, visit the town and the bazaar and enjoy the gems of the city and the Royal Botanical Garden 8 Sample the delicious local delicacies of Kitulgala 9 Enjoy a sightseeing tour in Nuwaraeliya including a visit to a high grown tea plantation and a factory 10 Explore Horton Plains NP where you can trek to World's End cliff and to the Baker's waterfall. Continue to Ella nestled in a sleepy valley 11 Game drive through Yala NP spotting elephants, leopards and bears. Tonight we camp inside the park 12-13 Enjoy a Sri Lankan cooking demonstration in Unawatuna 14 Visit the turtle hatchery 15 Depart Negombo

What's Included

  • Negombo city tour & fish market

  • Coconut Plantation and Toddy Tapping

  • Anuradhapura Ruins

  • Ancient Mihintale excursion

  • Aukana Buddha

  • Polonnaruwa ruins

  • Sigiriya Rock Fortress

  • Royal Botanical Garden

  • Dambulla Caves

  • Evening Puja at Temple of the Tooth

  • Kandy city tour

  • Kandy Cultural Dance Show

  • Sight Seeing Tour in Nuwaraeliya

  • Entry & trek in Horton Plains National Park

  • Scenic Train ride to Ella

  • Ella Rock or Little Adam's peak and Ravana waterfalls

  • Game drive at Yala NP

  • Visit to Udawalawe Elephant Transit Home

  • Cookery Demonstration

  • Galle City Tour

  • Colombo city tour

  • Turtle Hatchery

  • 13 night(s) in hotels, 1 night(s) camping

  • 14 breakfasts, 1 lunches, 1 dinners

  • Travel by Public Bus, Private Vehicle, Train, Trek

  • Tucan Travel tour leader, English-speaking local guide(s) on included excursions

What's not Included

  • International flights to/from the start/end of your tour and departure taxes

  • Tips on included excursions, visas, travel insurance, personal items and single rooms.

  • Airport transfers and pre and post tour accommodation

  • Spending money – budget for meals, snacks, drinks, limited souvenirs, laundry, tips and any extras

  • Optional excursions - Please see the optional excursions on the dossier page for a comprehensive list of optional activities and excursions available on this tour.

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