Explore Central Highlands

Explore the cool central highlands of Sri Lanka
9 Nights, 10 Days
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Day 1

Arrival / Airport / Negombo

Arrival by flight.  Meet greet and assist by Gemini Rep and transfer to the Hotel.  Rest and relax.  Afternoon commence sightseeing of the Negombo City.  Evening return to the hotel for overnight stay.

Day 2

Negombo / Pinnawala / Kandy

Morning after breakfast at 9 am, proceed to Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage.  See the feeding and bathing of Baby Elephants.  Optional Elephant ride at Pinnawala.  Lunch at Pinnalanda Restaurant overlooking the scenic river.  Thereafter proceed to Kandy and check-in to the Hotel.  Rest and Relax.  Evening commence sightseeing of the Kandy Bazzar.   Thereafter return to the hotel for overnight stay.

Day 3

Kandy Sightseeing / Peradeniya

Morning after breakfast, commence sightseeing of Kandy.  Visit the Peradeniya Royal Botanic Gardens.  Open luncheon.  After lunch, shopping in Kandy for Souvenirs, Gems, Batiks, Handicrafts, Curious, Garments,  Silver & Brass Wares.  Evening return to the hotel for overnight stay.

Day 4

Kandy / Nuwara Eliya

Morning after breakfast, proceed to Nuwara Eliya driving through beautiful tea capped mountains.  Enroute visit the Tea Factory and have freshly brewed famous Ceylon Tea.  Arrive in Nuwara Eliya and check-in to the Hotel.  Evening take a walk in the cool fresh breeze of the Hill Country and through the Bazaar and visit the Park.  Thereafter, return to the hotel for overnight stay.

Day 5

Nuwara Eliya Sightseeing

Morning after breakfast at 10 am, commence sightseeing of Nuwara Eliya and visit the Hakgala Botanical Gardens or Ambewela Dairy Farm.  Open luncheon.  After lunch visit Lake Gregory and the Golf Club.  Evening at leisure or walk around the city.  Thereafter return to the hotel for overnight stay.

Day 6

Nuwara Eliya / Kitulgala / Bentota

Morning after breakfast, proceed to Bentota via Kitulgala.  Enroute see the St. Clair and Devon Water Falls.  Open luncheon at Kitulgala Rest House.  Optional White Water Rafting in Kitulgala.  After lunch continue to Bentota and check-in to the Hotel.  Rest and relax and overnight stay at Hotel.

Day 7

Full Day at Leisure

Morning after breakfast, full day at leisure at Beach or Pool.  Afternoon visit the Turtle Hatchery.  Overnight stay at Hotel.

Day 8

Bentota / Colombo

Morning after breakfast, at leisure.  Afternoon proceed to Colombo and check-in to the Hotel. Rest and relax and overnight stay at Hotel.

Day 9

Colombo Sightseeing

Morning after breakfast, commence sightseeing of the Colombo City.  Open luncheon.  After lunch, last minute shopping in Colombo.  Evening return to the hotel for overnight stay.

Day 10

Colombo / Airport / Departure

Morning after breakfast, proceed to Airport for the departure flight.

Hotel Accomodation

Location3 Star Hotels4 Star Hotels5 Star Hotels
Negombo Camelot Beach Jetwing Sea Jetwing Beach
Kandy Hotel Suisse Amaya Hills Earls Regency
Nuwara Eliya St. Andrews Grand Hotel Tea Factory
Bentota The Surf Bentota Beach Vivanta By Taj
Colombo Ramada Colombo Galle Face Cinnamon Grand