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Ex-India Ex-India 01-Nov-2016 31-Dec-2016 6 Nights /
7 Days
Rs. 57,171.00
Highlights of the tour

Return economy class air ticket inclusive of taxes, visa charges, 02 nights stay in Kandy, 01 night stay each in Nuwara Eliya, Yala, Bentota and Colombo and sightseeing.

 
Day 01
 

Arrive in Sri Lanka. You will be met by a representative and transferred to Kandy. En route visit Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage.
* Pinnawela Elephant Orphanage - Started in 1975 to house the abandoned and the wounded, the orphanage has grown to be a big family today. A unique experience never to be missed. Check-in to the hotel. Overnight stay at Kandy.

Day 02
 

After breakfast commence city tour of Kandy, including Upper Lake Drive, Market Square and the Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic.
* Kandy - the hill capital. Venue of the annual Perahera. The last stronghold of the Sinhala Kings was finally ceded to the British in 1815. Kandy is an example of the Buddhism's influence in Sri Lanka today. Temple's shrines and monasteries keeping alive Buddhist traditions are everywhere.
* Royal Botanical Gardens, Peradeniya - Sixty Seven hectares of exquisite beauty and botanical treasurers containing more than 4000 species, this is haven not only for Scientists but to every nature lover as well.
* Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic - ever since 4th Century A.D, when the Buddha's Tooth was brought to Sri Lanka hidden from sacrilegious hands in an Orison princess' hair, the Relic has grown in repute and holiness in Sri Lanka and throughout the Buddhist world. It is considered Sri Lanka's most prized possession. Evening view a cultural show featuring various dance types of Sri Lanka. Overnight stay at Kandy.

Day 03
 

After breakfast leave for Nuwara Eliya and enroot visit tea plantation.
* Tea Plantation - Tea was first planted in Sri Lanka in 1824 at the Botanical Gardens at Peradeniya, when a few plants were brought from China. More were introduced from Assam in 1839. In 1867 a Scottish Planter named James Taylor planted tea seedlings on an 8 hectares of forestland, in the Loolcondura Estate.
* Nuwara Eliya - The ,Little England' of Sri Lanka, is set against beautiful backdrops of Mountains, Valleys, Waterfalls and Tea Plantations. It is supposed to be one of the coldest places on the island, but is really just like an England spring day although the temperature does drop at night. All around Nuwara Eliya you will see evidence of the British influence. Houses are like country cottages or Queen Ann style mansions.
* Seethaeliya - the little Kovil dedicated to Seetha with statue of Rama, Lakshmana and Hanuman. Overnight stay at Nuwara Eliya.

Day 04
 

After breakfast proceed to yala. Afternoon safari at Yala National Park.
* Yala is a haven for Fauna both indigenous and migrant. Bird concentrations are by the Lagoons/Salvers. Here are thousands of Flamingoes, Assemblies of spotted Billed Pelicans, Spoonbills, Cormorants and various species of Herons. Pheasants, Pea Fowl, Peacocks and the Wild Fowl are found in hundreds. Wild Buffalo and herds of wild Elephants are a common sight. Whether it is birds or animals you have them all at Yala. Overnight stay at Yala.

Day 05
 

After breakfast leave for Bentota. En route commence sightseeing of Galle.
* Galle - Sri Lanka's most historically interesting town is Galle. Built on a premonitory rock in the south of the Island. It was a major port until about 100 years, but today still handles shipping and sailing boats in the natural harbor. Stroll around the Light House and harbor or visit the old town where you can see the traditional lace makers and carvers and purchase some the finest shell-craft souvenirs in the world. Check-in to the hotel. Overnight stay at Bentota.

Day 06
 

After breakfast transfer to Colombo and commence city tour of Colombo including shopping.
* Colombo a drive through the city taking you to the busy commercial areas as well as the tree-lined residential, Cinnamon Gardens. Visit Fort, the former British administrative center and military garrison, Sea Street - the Goldsmith's quarters in the heart of Pettah, the Bazaar area, where is also a Hindu Temple with elaborate stone carvings, and the Dutch Church of Wolfendhal dating back to 1749. The historic Dawatagaha Mosque and the former Eye Hospital are two buildings in Cinnamon Gardens worth looking at. Also visit the BMICH, see the replica of Avukana Buddha and the Independence Square. Overnight stay at Colombo.

Day 07
 

After breakfast transfer to the airport to board the flight back home.

Type of Hotels

City

Hotel

Kandy

Swiss Residence - 3*

Nuwara Eliya

Galway Forest Lodge - 3*

Colombo

Hotel Ramada - 3*

Yala

Elephant Reach - 3*

Bentota

Induruwa Beach Hotel - 3*

Package Prices Per Person (for Indian Nationals)

City

Adult in Twin

Child With Bed

Child No Bed

BOM

Rs.57,171

Rs.36,855

Rs.32,499

DEL

Rs.55,706

Rs.40,620

Rs.36,264

BLR

Rs.46,006

Rs.30,920

Rs.26,564

MAA

Rs.44,326

Rs.27,090

Rs.22,734

Important Notes

  • There will be additional Service Tax on gross value @ 4.50% applicable for any sale of Outbound tour services.
  • The above rates are not valid during Christmas and New Year Eve.
  • What is included in this price?

    Cost Includes:


    • Return economy class air ticket inclusive of taxes.
    • Visa charges.
    • Accommodation on bed and breakfast basis at the three star hotels specified or similar.
    • 02 nights stay in Kandy, 01 night stay each in Nuwara Eliya, Yala, Bentota and Colombo.
    • Visit to Pinnawela Elephant Orphanage, Royal Botanical Gardens, Peradeniya in Kandy, Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic in Kandy.
    • Visit to Tea Plantation and Seethaeliya in Nuwara Eliya.
    • Afternoon safari at Yala National Park.
    • City tour of Colombo.
    • Transportation in an AC vehicle with an English speaking chauffeur / guide for 06 pax and a separate English speaking guide from 07 pax onwards.
    • Value added tax.

    Cost Excludes:


    • Any increase in the cost or taxes.
    • Any meals other than specified in the above inclusions.
    • Any personal expenses like telephone, fax, laundry, tips, mini bar, room service, etc.
    • Any additional excursion / inclusion over and above those mentioned herewith.
    • Lunch or Dinner on tour.
    • Early check-in and late check out.
    • Camera / video permits.
    • All applicable entrance fees.
    • Jeep hire to Yala National Park.
    • Compulsory X'mas and New Year supplements.

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