Go on a skipping tour through Paradise exploring its beauties of culture and art in an instant. You will walk through the last kingdom of Sri Lanka, and hear the stories of times past. Visit the lush green tea estates of the hill country. Wander around the Commercial City of Colombo and explore its secrets. Have a complete experience of the Paradise Island in a flash.
Day 01 | Airport > Kandy
Arrive at Colombo International Airport proceed to Kandy and checking in to the hotel in Kandy.
Day 02 | Kandy > Nuwara Eliya ( B )
After the breakfast in Kandy visit the Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic. Thereafter check out from the hotel and proceed to Nuwara Eliya, en-route make a stop at Ramboda Falls and visit a tea factory and plantation and check in to the hotel in Nuwara Eliya. Explore the scenic city of Nuwara Eliya in the evening and return back to the hotel.
Day 03 | Nuwara Eliya > Colombo ( B )
After the breakfast check out from the hotel and proceed to Colombo and check into the hotel in Colombo. Visit some historic monuments in Colombo and return back to the hotel.
Day 04 | Colombo > BIA ( B )
After the breakfast check out from the hotel and explore the Colombo City and finally proceed to the airport for the Departure.
The Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic
Visit the Temple of the Tooth Relic a UNESCO World Heritage Site which was built in the 16th century as the place of veneration and protection for Lord Buddha’s sacred tooth. Walk through the beautifully embellished passageways and elaborately painted halls, done in red, cream and black. Lounge against delicately carved pillars and get amazed by the beautiful golden statues. Get an unforgettable experience of history and art.
Ramboda falls is the 11th highest waterfall in Sri Lanka and located by the Pussellawa. Ramboda falls consists of three sections. You will get a good view of the middle section from the A5 highway, just above the bridge. This is very small in size with compared to other parts. You can get a far view of the top part from the main road, but not the complete view of the fall. You need to climb up to see the top part of the Ramboda falls and there is a pathway just before the bridge. You may find the climbing bit difficult, but you will be compensated with the great view of the top fall and the surrounding.
Visit a Tea Factory and a plantation where you would see how the world’s famous “Ceylon Tea” is manufactured. In 1824 a tea plant was brought to Ceylon by the British from China and was planted in the Royal Botanical Gardens in Peradeniya for non-commercial purposes. James Taylor was a British citizen who introduced commercial tea plantation in Sri Lanka (Ceylon). He arrived to Sri Lanka in 1852 and settled down in Loolecondera estate in Kandy. Today even people who have never heard of Sri Lanka are familiar with Ceylon tea, which is known for its quality.
Visit the highland city that was the premium holiday resort town of the British in the 19th and early 20th centuries. Enjoy walking through the streets with their pretty little cottages, quaint villas and beautiful mansions. Make a memory in the old red-bricked postoffice as you purchase an inexpensive and colorful postcard to take home or send to your friends. Relax at Queen Victoria Park or on the shores of Lake Gregory.
Experience the colorful lights and bright life of Colombo, the capital City of Sri Lanka. Visit historic monuments such as the Old Lighthouse, the Old Parliament, Galle Face Hotel, Galle Face Green, Gangarama Temple, the National Museum and more. Enjoy the malls of Independence Square or the Race Course. Visit boutique shops and designer stores. Enjoy the nightlife as you party till the morn.
- Accommodation on Twin / Double Sharing Basis. Many accommodation options are available. Please speak to our travel experts in order to select the best fitting hotel for you.
- Meals as stated in the program (B=Breakfast, L=Lunch, D=Dinner). Meals can be added as required.
- Airport Arrival and Departure Transfers will always be included. (Note your tour chauffeur and airport transfers chauffeur may be different)
- Tours with local English-speaking driver guides in air-conditioned vehicles. (1 to 2 Persons / 2 Adults and 1 child in a Sedan / SUV | 3 to 5 Persons in a Mini Van | 6 to 8 Persons in a Large Van.)
- Entrances fees and/or boat, & jeep fees as stated in the program.
- Drinking water available in the vehicles.
- International Airfare.
- Entry Visa Fees, please visit www.eta.gov.lk for more details / submit your individual visa application.
- Cost of Beverages during meals.
- Expenses of a personal nature including telephone calls, laundry, beverages etc.
- Tips & Portages
- Price may be subject to change at time of booking.
Does this tour include International Flights?
No, the tour cost does not include International Flights.
Can this tour be booked for someone else?
Yes. You can book this tour as a gift for a friend or family. We can personalize it by giving a lovely little Sri Lankan gift on arrival.
Can I get VISA from Lakpura?
No. VISA can be obtained online via https://www.eta.gov.lk where the fees are nominal and quite easy to process.
Is this a group tour or a private tour?
This is a private guided tour.
Does this tour include International Flights?
No, we do not provide International Flights.
Where does the driver / chauffeur stay? Is their accommodation included?
Yes, drivers’ accommodation is included within this tour.
Can we buy Travel Insurance from Lakpura?
No. We recommend purchasing travel insurance prior to booking your holiday.
Can we see some pictures of the vehicle?
Yes, we can send you pictures of a vehicle make and the model. However keep in mind that the vehicle could change last minute due to unavoidable circumstances. We will however, ensure that the vehicle offered is of good quality and condition. All our vehicles are manufactured 2010 or newer.
Does the cost include sight admission fees
What if I have special medical requirements?
Special medical requirements can be accommodated. In fact, we require you to mention this to us at the time of booking. Please note that some requirements may not be options available in Sri Lanka. It is best to research before traveling. Speak to our experts for help.
What are our payment methods?
We recommend 2 payment methods. Credit Card (Online & Offline) and Bank to Bank Transfers. If both these options are not possible, speak to our travel experts for help.
What is the Cancellation Policy?
Refer: Terms & Conditions
During the tour, can we add more experiences?
Yes, more experiences can be added. Such requests are subject to availability and confirmation. You might be required to pay the necessary charges and / or administrative fee.
Can we extend our stay?
Yes, but subject to availability and confirmation. You will be required to pay the necessary changes and / or administrative fees.
If you are still in the stage of finalizing your tour, we recommend selecting the bespoke option and obtaining the help of our experts to create the perfect experience to fit your requirement.
Can I buy International Flight Tickets from you?
This itinerary can be booked for any period of the year. However, experience may vary. We request you to check with us about your experience. When booking with us, we request you to provide us the following details.
All our holidays can be tailored to your precise needs. If you would like to make any alterations, or even start from scratch, take a look at “Bespoke Tours“.