Ramayana Tour of Sri Lanka

ITINERARY OVERVIEW

Day 1 Colombo

The tour starts with the Colombo city tour. You will be visiting famous places like Independence Hall at Independence Square,  Fort District, and Old Parliament.  A must-visit place is the National Museum and  Twin World Trade Center Towers.  Drive through Colombo Lotus Tower, Jami-Ul-Alfar Mosque, the Viharamahadevi Park and Galle Face Green. Colombo is also famous for shopping.

Day 2 Colombo – Kandy

Today drive to Kandy which was the last capital of the ancient Kings of Sri Lanka.  Kandy is declared a Seven World Heritage site in Sri Lanka by UNESCO Visit the Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage.

Day 3 Kandy

Local tour of Kandy with Temple of Tooth Relic aka Dalada Maligawa, the Gem Museum.  Take a leisure walk around Kandy lake and visit the Bahirawakanda Vihara Buddha Statue & Rangala House Art Gallery.

Day 4 Kandy – Ella

Today take a historic train ride to Ella.  It is a Scenic route running through hills and tea plantations.

Day 5 Ella – Nuwara Eliya

Full day visit of  Nuwara Eliya.   Visit Seetha Eliya one of the oldest post offices in the world which started in 1894.

Day 6 Ella

Full-day visit of Ella – the Nine Arches Bridge, Ravana Falls, Little Adam’s Peak, Ravana’s cave, Lipton’s seat, Demodara railway loop, Ellatota Ella waterfall & Yala National Park.

Day 7 Ella – Galle – Bentota

Visit Galle Dutch Fort which is a historic fortress with shops and a museum. Galle Fort- Lighthouse- Stately Lighthouse with a swimming beach, Galle Fort – National Maritime Archaeology Museum.  The  Unawatuna Beach is a golden sand beach where you can enjoy water activities, Jungle beach with a beach bar.  If time permits you must go for the popular activity of Whale watching Cruise.

Day 8 Bentota

Bentota is the city of golden beaches. Here you can enjoy water sports as well as go for a boat ride in the Madhu River. Visit the turtle hatchery site.

Day 9 Bentota – Colombo

Transfer to Colombo Airport to connect to onward destination.