7-Day Sri Lanka Excursion
Tour Style: Tailor-made tour
- Elephant Orphanage: Lovely elephants walking, eating and bathing in a free environment
- Temple of the Tooth Relic: The most sacred Buddha temple in Sri Lanka
- Galle Dutch Fort: A best preserved sea fortress full of colonial style
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- Day 1
Upon your arrival at the Bandaranaike International Airport, you will be welcomed by a chauffeur guide of India Odyssey Tours and then be escorted to your hotel for check-in.
Note: Buddhism is extremely respected in Sri Lanka, any disrespectful words or acts may cause deportation or denial of entry, e.g. Buddha tattoos, kissing/climbing/riding Buddha statue, drinking inside a temple, etc.
- Day 2
After breakfast we head for to Pinnawela to visit the Elephant Orphanage where you can get up-close and personal with a pachyderm during their morning feeding and river bathing. After lunch, proceed to Kandy. Upon arrival, our guided city tour gets started with the vivid Cultural Dance (Kandyan) Dance.
After the show, take a five-minutes’ walking to the Sacred Temple of the Tooth Relic - Sri Lanka's most sacred Buddhist shrine. The evening Puja Ritual held in the temple will offer you a chance to discover the special atmosphere and ultimate spiritual importance of this famous temple.
Note: Driving time in the program is approximate, subject to the traffic, weather and road conditions.
- Day 3
In the morning, take an interesting visit to Royal Botanical Garden of Peradeniya which boasts 300+ varieties of orchids, spices, medicinal plants and palm trees. Afternoon is free at leisure.
- Day 4
After breakfast, you will be driven to Galle. Upon arrival, visit Asia's best preserved colonial sea fortress of Galle Dutch Fort, which is also a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Check into the hotel and relax the rest of the day.
- Day 5
Today is free for you own exploration, a stroll around within the Fort district and discover the exotic vibe so distinguished from the rest of Sri Lanka could be a good choice.Overnight: Galle
- Day 6
Today, you will drive back to Colombo. En route take a stopover at a turtle hatchery on the beach; Set up for conserving the endangered turtle population, the hatchery will introduce you more about this creature when letting you to stay close to with them.
Upon arrival in Colombo, your tour guide will show you around the city including the Gangarama Temple of Colombo, mile-long promenade of Galle Face Green and Colombo's National Museum etc.
- Day 7
Today is free at your leisure until your chauffeur guide pick you up from the hotel and escort you to the airport for your departure flight.
No hotel in Colombo.
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