Prepare to explore a country that truly has it all, from sun-kissed golden sandy beaches to verdant, lush landscapes. This 5-day Sri Lanka Tour Package promises an unforgettable adventure that spans the ancient city of Kandy, where the iconic Temple of Tooth Relic awaits, to the pristine southwest coast of Bentota, where you’ll bask in the beauty of picturesque beaches and encounter fascinating turtle hatcheries.
But the journey doesn’t stop there! Your exploration continues as you traverse the enchanting city of Dambulla, rich in history and culture. Get ready for a thrilling wildlife safari experience in the renowned Minneriya National Park, a rare natural gem of Sri Lanka that promises encounters with its diverse wildlife.
And for a truly mesmerizing experience, don’t miss the opportunity to embark on a scenic train ride, winding through lush green plantations and endless misty mountains. We’re confident that this journey will capture your heart!
Dambulla, an age-old city nestled in Sri Lanka, exudes an irresistible blend of charm and spirituality, making it an indispensable addition to your Sri Lanka itinerary. Visitors are enchanted by the mesmerizing Dambulla Cave Temples, where over 150 Buddha statues coexist harmoniously alongside regal figures, deities, and goddesses from ancient Ceylon's history. The sheer awe that envelops one upon entering these meticulously preserved temple complexes is truly indescribable.
Moreover, Dambulla offers a gateway to prehistoric wonders, including the remarkable 'Ibbankatuwa Megalithic Tombs.' For nature enthusiasts, the options are abundant. A journey to 'Kaludiya Pokuna,' yet another ancient pond, promises an exhilarating experience as vibrant avian species gracefully swoop down to capture their prey. It is these captivating attributes that firmly establish Dambulla as a must-visit destination on your Sri Lanka adventure.
Activities - day 01
Begin your Sri Lanka adventure as you arrive at Katunayake International Airport
Be greeted with a warm welcome by our Olanka representative and chauffeur
Your journey commences towards the ancient city of Sigiriya
Check in at your charming antique-style hotel and unwind
Later, embark on a visit to the renowned Sigiriya Rock Fortress, a world-famous wonder
Treat yourself to an Ayurveda body massage, immersing in relaxation on your first evening
Delight in your inaugural Sri Lankan grand dinner buffet
Spend your first night in the captivating surroundings of Sigiriya
Activities - day 02
Awaken to the melodious squawks of peacocks on your first morning
Savor the sweet essence of Sri Lanka's tropical fruits dripping with honey
Relish a delightful breakfast buffet at the hotel
Explore the ancient marvel of Dambulla Cave Temple, home to over 150 Buddha statues and ancient sculptures
Next, journey to the Sigiriya village, where you'll engage with friendly locals
Embark on a traditional boat ride through picturesque villages, immersing yourself in the simple Sri Lankan way of life
Return to the hotel and indulge in a rejuvenating Ayurveda spa session
Spend your evening sipping local Sri Lankan beverages
Cap off the day with a traditional dinner buffet bursting with exquisite flavors
Ensuring Kandy's inclusion in your Sri Lanka itinerary is an absolute must, for it beckons with a treasure trove of beautiful and captivating attractions. At its heart lies the renowned Temple of the Tooth, an iconic shrine that resonates with deep spirituality. Within Kandy's embrace, you'll also discover the breathtaking Botanical Garden, a sanctuary of incredible flora and near-endangered plants nurtured over the years.
Make sure to pencil in a serene interlude in your Sri Lanka itinerary to refresh your body and soul with a rejuvenating yoga session amidst the expansive landscapes of Sri Lanka's largest botanical gardens.
For an unforgettable encounter with elephants, a visit to the Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage is in order, followed by an exploration of Kandy city's renowned landmarks. As the day unfolds, you'll be treated to a mesmerizing cultural dance performance, featuring dancers bedecked in vibrant attire, moving to the rhythmic beats of traditional drums.
With this rich tapestry of experiences, the day culminates in a tranquil overnight stay at your chosen hotel.
Greet the day with the beauty of a Sigiriya morning
Savor a comforting cup of freshly brewed Ceylon tea
Relish a sumptuous breakfast buffet against the backdrop of the refreshing village breeze
Bid farewell to your village hotel as you check out
Embark on the journey to Kandy city
Cruise through picturesque traditional villages by boat, immersing in the local culture
Later, discover the aromatic wonders of Sri Lanka's Spice Village
Gain insight into the art of crafting world-famous Sri Lankan spices
Indulge in a delectable Sri Lankan rice and curry lunch
Check in at your Kandy hotel and rejuvenate
Pay homage to the iconic Kandy Temple, the Dalada Maligawa
Witness the vibrant spectacle of a Sri Lankan cultural dance in Kandy
Unwind with a refreshing Sri Lankan Lion beer
Culminate the day with a mouthwatering dinner buffet
Bentota, a serene resort town renowned for its tropical coastal beauty, lush gardens, and exclusive spas tailored for tourists from across the globe, is an absolute must in your Sri Lanka itinerary. Day 7 offers a delightful respite following exhilarating water adventures, making it the perfect destination for relaxation and rejuvenation.
This idyllic spot can rightfully be called the heart of tranquility, as it delivers a blissful spectrum of experiences for our cherished travelers. Explore the captivating 'Brief Garden,' thoughtfully designed by the renowned Sri Lankan artist, Bewis Bava. Meander along the sun-kissed shores of Bentota Beach, where golden sands meet the gentle lull of the sea.
For a different perspective of the city, consider renting a bicycle and explore its charming streets – a recommendation you'll surely appreciate including in your Sri Lanka itinerary. The city also boasts soul-soothing temples and antique boutiques, offering traditional ornaments and unique jewelry pieces that make for elegant and cherished souvenirs.
Begin the day with a refreshing yoga session
Wind down with a soothing cup of Ceylon tea
Satisfy your appetite with a hearty breakfast buffet
Complete your check-out from the hotel
Set course for the enchanting Bentota Beach
Check in at your beachfront hotel
Immerse yourself in the inviting turquoise waters
Relish the stunning sunset while sipping on a Sri Lankan cocktail
Unwind with a rejuvenating Ayurveda spa treatment
Indulge in a delectable seafood BBQ, featuring Asia's finest crab
Join in the festivities at a lively beach party with the friendly locals
Retreat for a restful overnight stay at your beachfront hotel