1N Kandy, 1N Nuwara Eliya, 2N Bentota
1N Kandy, 1N Nuwara Eliya, 2N Bentota, All Meals, Transfers & Sightseeing by Pvt, ETA & Ins
In this package you will cover the cities Nuwara Eliya, Kandy & Bentota. First you will arrive in Colombo Airport & proceed to Kandy via Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage. Also visit famous Temple of the Tooth Relic in Kandy, Royal Botanical Garden. You also have the option to visit Ramboda Falls. Later you would proceed to Bentota. From Bentota you have the option to visit same day Galle Tour places to cover Galle Fort, Galle International Cricket Stadium, Galle Lighthouse, the National Maritime Museum. Back to Colombo Airport.
Kandy: Kandy is a large city in central Sri Lanka. It's set on a plateau surrounded by mountains, which are home to tea plantations and biodiverse rainforest.
Bentota: Bentota is a resort town on Sri Lanka’s southwest coast. Its long Bentota Beach stretches north, where it becomes a sandy strip known as Paradise Island, parallel to Bentota Lagoon. Coral-rich dive sites include Canoe Rock. On Bentota River, centuries-old Galapota Temple has a large Buddha statue.
Nuwara Eliya: Nuwara Eliya is a city in the tea country hills of central Sri Lanka. The naturally landscaped Hakgala Botanical Gardens displays roses and tree ferns, and shelters monkeys and blue magpies.
Tentative Tour Plan:-
Day 01 - Airport / Kandy (3hrs / 110 km)
On arrival you will be blessed to get your first taste of warm Sri Lankan hospitality representative or the guide will welcome you at the Airport & transfer clients to Kandy.
On the way visit Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage.
Pinnawela Elephant Orphanage – set amongst the verdant hills of Kegalle is a unique orphanage, where the tiny tots weigh 60 kg or more. This is the Pinnawela Elephant Orphanage, the world's first and only elephant orphanage established to feed, nurse and house young elephants lost or abandoned by their mothers. Other occupants are elephants displaced from their natural environs by development projects or those found wounded. Visitors could see the baby elephants being fed milk from gigantic feeding bottles or bathed in the river which flows nearby – an unforgettable sight! Established in 1975, by the Wildlife Department and National Zoological gardens which subsequently led to a breeding programme through which more than twenty-five elephants have been born since 1984.
Proceed to Kandy. Evening relaxes at the hotel. Overnight stay at Kandy. (Meals: Dinner)
Day 02 - Kandy / Nuwara Eliya (3hrs / 80 km)
Breakfast at the hotel.
Visits to the Temple of the Tooth Relic
Dalada Maligawa or the Temple of the sacred Tooth Relic in Kandy is the most venerated place of worship for Buddhists throughout the world. Built in the 16th century this temple houses the sacred Tooth Relic of the Buddha brought to Sri Lanka from the Kalinga province in ancient India in the 4th century AD. Several buildings have been added to the temple complex by successive rulers, the latest being the Golden Canopy over the inner shrine where the Tooth Relic is placed. Originally the Temple was within the King's palace complex as it was the symbol of Royal Authority
After visit to the Royal Botanical Gardens at Peradeniya (109 km. from Colombo) near Kandy was laid out in 1821 by the British colonial rulers. Prior to that it was the Royal Pleasure Garden of the Kandyan Kings. It is located in a beautiful setting with the longest river of Sri Lanka, Mahaveli bordering on one side. This attractively laid out garden displays many varieties of floral and green plants. Special features are the Orchid House which displays a fine collection of Sri Lankan orchids, the fernery, spice garden, and the trees planted by distinguished visitors to the Island.
After transfer to Nuwara Eliya.
On the way visit Ramboda Falls
It is 109 meters high and is the 11th highest waterfall in Sri Lanka. It is the 729th highest waterfall in the world. This is also known as “Puna Ella”. It is formed by a tributary on the Kotmale River, namely Panna Oya. Ramboda Falls is situated at an altitude of 945 m above sea level. Ramboda Falls is a spectacular tiered type of waterfall which falls in to a large basin pool. This natural pool is a popular area for swimming. Ramboda Falls stands among some of the top most beautiful waterfalls of Sri Lanka. The waterfall is surrounded by amazing landscapes which consist of hills, highlands, plains and ridges. Proceed to Nuwara Eliya. Dinner at hotel. Overnight stay at Nuwara Eliya. (Meals: Breakfast Lunch & Dinner)
Day 03 - Nuwara Eliya / Bentota (6hrs / 220 km)
Breakfast at the hotel
City tour at Nuwara Eliya
Nuwara Eliya is nicknamed “Little England” because It was established by the British in the 1840s as a as a base for the colonialists and still retains some of the British quirks. Visit the iconic Nuwara Eliya Golf Club, one of the oldest golf clubs in Asia from outside. Also visit one of Sri Lankas oldest post offices. A typical Tudor styled colonial building that stands proud with its red brick exterior. Then visit traditional colonial buildings that reflect the British influence during their colonial years. Such buildings would be the HNB Bank, Nuwara Eliya Police Station, St. Xavier’s Church and Nuwara Eliya’s pride, the prestigious colonial masterpiece of the Grand Hotel with its gorgeous manicured lawns from outside. Then visit to the Nuwara Eliya Race Course, another colonial beauty stemming from the British era. Then visit Lake Gregory, a man made marvel of colonial days. It was initially built for the purpose of electricity and is now used for recreation and leisure. This beautiful lake is surrounded by breathtaking views of mountains in the distance. After proceed to Bentota.
Dinner AT Hotel. Overnight stay at Bentota. (Meals: Breakfast Lunch & Dinner)
Day 04 - Bentota / Galle / Bentota (2Hrs / 80Kms)
Breakfast at the hotel
Proceed to Galle for day excursion which includes the Galle Fort, Galle International Cricket Stadium, Galle Lighthouse, the National Maritime Museum, the Dutch Reformed Church, etc.
Galle Fort was built in the late 1500s by the Portuguese, later fortified by the Dutch and is now a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Walk along the ramparts and take in panoramic views of the fort, harbor and crystal clear waters below. Meet descendants from the original merchant families. Experience the island’s fascinating boutiques and museums with colonial antiques to modern bistros and bars.
Later afternoon proceed again to Bentota. Dinner at Hotel. Overnight stay at Bentota. (Meals: Breakfast Lunch & Dinner)
Day 05 - Bentota / Colombo / Airport (3Hrs / 150kms)
Breakfast at the hotel. Proceed to Colombo. Later afternoons leave for city tour at Colombo, Colombo was probably known to Roman, Arab, and Chinese traders more than 2,000 years ago. Muslims settled there in the 8th century and controlled much of the trade between Sinhalese kingdoms and the outside world. The Portuguese arrived in the 16th century and built a fort to protect their spice trade. The Dutch captured the city in the 17th century. The British made the city the capital of their crown colony of Ceylon in 1802
Sightseeing highlights include the Colombo National and Dutch period museums, old and new parliament houses, Gangarama Buddhist Temple, Town Hall, and the Bandaranaike Memorial International Conference Hall. Apart from excellent shopping, Colombo offers visits to one of the world’s leading tea auctions, an 18-hole Golf Course, seasonal Buddhist and Hindu pageants, international cricket tournaments, plush casinos, enjoyable evening entertainment and excellent restaurants. State-of-the-Art communications and Cyber services are available in the hotels and other outlets. This is the last day of your tour; Clients proceed to the Colombo International Airport from where you can board the flight for your onward destination. (Meals: Breakfast)
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1. 1Night stay in Kandy hotel as per selection
2. 1Night stay in Nuwara Eliiya hotel as per selection
3. 2Nights stay in Bentota as per selection
3. Meals are as stated in the program inclusive of Full Board (FB) (Breakfast and Dinner at the hotels and lunch at outside restaurants or hotels)
4. Arrival & Departure transfers as per itinerary by PVT Car
5. Services of English-speaking chauffeur guide
6. Mineral water bottles available on the vehicles
7. Tours & S/Seeing as per itinerary by PVT Car
8. Visit Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage
9. Visits to the Temple of the Tooth Relic + Royal Botanical Gardens
10. City tour at Nuwara Eliya
11. Galle full day excursion
12. Colombo city tour on way drop to Airport
13. Electronic Travel Authorization fee for Visas upon arrival
14. Compulsory COVID-19 local insurance cover
15. All transfers as per itinerary on PVT basis
16. GST Inclusive
*Entrance Fees Supplements (not added to the cost)* – SAARC Countries passport holders
- Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage - USD 06 Per Person
- Peradeniya Botanical Garden - USD 11 Per Person
- Kandy Temple - USD 06 Per Person
- Gregory Lake Entrance - USD 02 Per Person
Note: Rates are not valid between 20 Dec 2021 - 10 Jan 2022
1. GST Extra on Total Billing unless specified
2. Visa on arrival or Visa Fees payable to Concerned Authorities
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4. Entrance Fee /Monument fees
5. Insurance , Baggage Claim & any related charges.
6. Hotel Security Deposit at the Check In & Resort Fees /City Taxes/Tourism Fees are always payable directly at Check in.
7. Luggage truck ,Porterage Charges, Tips, Laundry , Extra Meals , all beverages etc
8. Intercity surface transfers/ Airfare/Train Fare unless specified.
9. Breakfast missed due to flight timing.
10. In case Itinerary is blocked with Limited Kms & Hours (especially applicable for Indian Itineraries) :Any extra kms/Extra Hours charges payable extra to Driver /DMC directly by the customer in case the Travelling goes beyond the blocked kilometers limit/ Fixed Tour plan/Point to Point ( transportation rates are charged from garage to garage i.e. the starting & ending point of the vehicle) .
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12. Expenses caused by factors beyond our control like rail and flight delays, roadblocks, vehicle mal-functions, political disturbances etc.
13. TCS 5% Additional on Total Package Value ( you can claim while filling ITR)
- 36 days or more before departure :80% of the package will be refunded
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*Note:*Below conditions to travel to Sri Lanka (Subject to change by the authority)*
- Any vaccination type accepted by the country of origin is acceptable.
- Only the Fully Vaccinated Travelers who have completed the recommended 02 doses of COVID-19
Vaccination and arriving after 2 weeks of completion of vaccination and arriving with a negative COVID-19 PCR Report done within 72 hours of embarkation
- Should have an original vaccination certificate / card in English
- No on-arrival PCR test for “Fully Vaccinated” travellers.
- A Health Declaration Form (HDF) should also be submitted prior to boarding, on-board the flight or upon arrival at https://sltda.gov.lk/storage/common_media/Health_Declaration_Form_061120202182760486.pdf
- Clients must make the full payment at least 12 working days prior to the arrival date in order to make the payment to SLTDA and get the reference number to apply for the VISA. After receiving the reference number, the travel agent can apply for the VISA.
- No 2nd PCR for fully vaccinated travellers
- Not-vaccinated children of 12 -18 years need to undergo on-arrival PCR testing at the Ministry of Health approved laboratory at BIA or at any other MOH approved laboratory and inform the result to the area MOH. If the Day 1 PCR report is negative, they will be allowed to travel with their parents.
- Travellers are also required to purchase a mandatory COVID-19 Insurance Cover (for a $50,000 cover over a period of 1 month)
- When returning back to India, within 24 hours prior to check in have to fill the Air Suvidha Self Declaration Form To be Mandatorily for all Passengers to India https://www.newdelhiairport.in/airsuvidha/apho-registration