Excursion Tour 3

Sigiriya 2Day tour 1st Day Pickup from hotel at 6.00AM: Breakfast at Pinnawala(Colombo to Pinnawala 2 ½ Hours) Entering Pinnawala Elephant orphanage at 8.30 AM: till 10.30 AM: Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage is an orphanage, nursery and captive breeding ground for wild Asian elephants.The orphanage was established to feed, nurse and house young elephants found abandoned […]

Sigiriya 2Day tour
1st Day
Pickup from hotel at 6.00AM:
Breakfast at Pinnawala(Colombo to Pinnawala 2 ½ Hours)

5 Entering Pinnawala Elephant orphanage at 8.30 AM: till 10.30 AM:
Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage is an orphanage, nursery and captive breeding ground for wild Asian elephants.The orphanage was established to feed, nurse and house young elephants found abandoned by their mothers. Young elephants sometimes fall into pits and ravines in their quest for water during drought period. Other orphans have been displaced from their wild habitat by development projects or have been found abandoned before weaning, diseased or wounded

6 Botanical gardens at 12.00 Noon, till 1.30PM:
Once a pleasure gardens of a Kandyan Queen this 40hectares land is a beautiful park with numerous tropical foliage and the best in the island. The Commander of the allied forces in Southeast Asia Earl Mountbatten had the headquarters in the garden during the Second World War

Lunch in Kandy at 2.00PM:
Kandy, the last Royal capital of Sri Lanka is a major tourist destination. ( 115kM from Colombo, 465 meters above sea level). Famous for the Temple of the Tooth and many other temples the city could be called the cultural capital of the Island.

Tea Museum from 3.00 PM till 4.00PM
Tooth Relic temple till 5.00PM
The main attraction of the city and also the most sacred Buddhist establishment in Sri Lanka is where one of Buddha’s Tooth is being kept.A Golden canopy was added recently. Daily rituals are being carried out at various offering times to the shrine. A dress code applies for entering the temple. The magnificence has been enhanced by the octagonal pavilion

Kandyan dancing show 5.00 to 6.00PM:
7 Kandyan Dance is a dance form that originated in the area called “Kande Uda Rata” (the Central Hills region) which became Kandy in English. However, today it has spread widely to other parts of the country

Shopping and strolling in city till 7.30 PM:
Checking to hotel at 7.30 PM:

2nd Day
Leaving hotel at 7.00 AM:
Via Matale to Sigiriya reaching at 10.00AM:

Visit Sigiriya
8Sigiriya being a fortress had been well designed for its defences by having ramparts and moats built around it. There are several approaches to the inner city and the most prominent is the Western entrance

Leaving Sigiriya at 2.00 PM:
Lunch at a hotel in Sigiriya 2.00PM
Reaching Dambulla at 2.30 PM:
Visit Dambulla Cave Temple till 4.00 PM:
Leave Dambulla at 4.00 PM:
Reach Colombo at 8.00 PM:

Total Hours for the trip 261/2 Hours