Itineraries

Hills and Tea Plantations
Hills and Tea Plantations

6 DAYS / 5 NIGHTS

DAY 01
 

Airport / Colombo

On your arrival in Sri Lanka, you will be welcomed and assisted by a representative of Adithya Lanka Holidays and you will be then assisted to the Car park / Coach Park to begin your journey as per the booked itinerary with the guide.

Overnight stay at the hotel.

DAY 02
 

City Tour in Colombo

Colombo – a drive through the city taking you to the busy commercial areas as well as the tree-lined residential, Cinnamon Gardens.

Visit Fort, the former British administrative center and military garrison, Sea Street – the Goldsmith’s quarters in the heart of Pettah, the Bazaar area, where is also a Hindu Temple with elaborate stone carvings, and the Dutch Church of Wolfendhal dating back to 1749.

Also visit the BMICH, see the replica of Avukana Buddha and Independence Square.

Overnight stay at the hotel.

DAY 03
 

Colombo / Kandy

After breakfast proceed to Kandy.

Enroute visit a Spice Garden at Mawanalle and see the luscious Cinnamons, Cardamons, Pepper plants etc. You can also purchase your requirements of spices.

Afternoon city tour of Kandy, including Upper Lake Drive, Market Square, Arts & Crafts Centre, Gem Museum and Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic.

Kandy – the hill capital, venue of the annual Perahera. The last stronghold of the Sinhala Kings was finally ceded to the British in 1815. Kandy is an example of the Buddhism’s influence in Sri Lanka today. Temple’s shrines and monasteries keeping alive Buddhist traditions are everywhere.

Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic – ever since 4th Century A.D, when the Buddha’s Tooth was brought to Sri Lanka hidden from sacrilegious hands in an Orissan princess’ hair, the Relic has grown in repute and holiness in Sri Lanka and throughout the Buddhist world. It is considered Sri Lanka’s most prized possession.

Overnight stay at the hotel.

DAY 04
 

Kandy / Peradeniya / Nuwara Eliya

After breakfast visit Peradeniya botanical gardens

Royal Botanical Gardens – 147 acres in extent: started in 1374 as a pleasure garden of the King’s of Kandy. There are more than 5000 species of tree and plants. Some and endemic as well as flora from the tropical world. Spice garden and Orchid House are popular with Tourists.

Thereafter proceed to Nuwara Eliya

Nuwara Eliya – The ‘Little England’ of Sri Lanka, is set against beautiful backdrops of Mountains, Valleys, Waterfalls and Tea Plantations. It is supposed to be one of the coldest places on the island, but is really just like an England spring day although the temperature does drop at night. 

All around Nuwara Eliya you will see evidence of the British influence. Houses are like country cottages or Queen Ann style mansions.

Evening commence city tour in Nuwara Eliya.

Overnight stay at the hotel..

DAY 05
 

Nuwar Eliya / Kitulgala / Colombo

Transfer to Colombo Via Kithulgala famous for its rubber plantation, waterfalls, lush vegetation and a variety of birds and butterflies. Optional white water rafting and return to Colombo.

Overnight stay at the hotel.

Day 06
 

Colombo / Airport

Departure from the Hotel to Airport.