Emerald Island 4 Days

SRI LANKA - THE EMERALD ISLAND

 

An island of 65,610 square kms, surrounded by the Indian Ocean lies the Isle of Serendipity....Sri Lanka. Explore terraced tea plantations, water falls and lakes, unspoiled palm lined beaches with coral reefs, rice paddies, wildlife parks filled with animals in their native and much more.

 

Day 01       Arrive Colombo  - On arrival a warm welcome by our representatives and transfer to Kandy, en route visiting the elephant orphanage at Pinnawela, which is home to about 60 elephants orphaned in the wild. In the afternoon go on a city tour of Kandy - the last capital of the Sri Lankan kings with visions of a storied past, splendour, legend, folklore, mystery and traditions lovingly kept alive for countless years.

 

Day 02       Kandy / Colombo -         After breakfast proceed to Colombo, en route visiting the Botanical Gardens in Peradeniya, with nearly 4000 species of plants found in this garden encircled by the Mahaweli river. In the afternoon go on a city tour of Colombo. Experience the sights and sounds of this wonderful city during your city tour as you will really get a feel of the Sri Lankan way of life.

 

Day 03       Colombo - After breakfast, transfer to your beach hotel. The coastal stretch south of Colombo offers palm-lined sandy expanses as far as the eye can see. Witness Sri Lanka's classical architecture, sculpture and painting which is predominantly Buddhist. Stupas sprinkle the countryside, and there are several extravagantly large Buddha sculptures. Afternoon at leisure.

 

Day 04       Colombo / Depart - After breakfast day at leisure or option of doing last minute shopping in Colombo. As it's your last day in this historic city get the best of what Colombo has to offer. Pick up some souvenirs to take home so as to cherish memories of your dream holiday on this exotic island. After lunch proceed to the airport after your wonderful and memorable holiday in Sri Lanka.

 

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