Upon arrival at the airport, transfers to Kandy. En-route, you may visit (at your own expense) one of the most sought after tourist attractions in Sri Lanka, the Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage. Volunteers and caretakers provide shelter and take care of orphaned, abandoned and injured elephants within the park. You can watch caretakers feed, bath and help these animals; for which they have a fixed schedule for all the elephants. You can also walk with the herd to the nearby river to watch the elephants bath and play around in water. After spending a joyous time watching all the gentle giants go about their lives, head out to Kandy where after check-in at the hotel,enjoy a delicious dinner and comfortable overnight stay at the hotel.
After a hearty breakfast, you would be picked up from the hotel lobby to embark on a journey to Kandy - the second largest and mesmerizing city in Sri Lanka. The city is famous for its immense scenic beauty like lush prairie, picturesque lakes and rivers and misty mountains. Lying amidst the hills, Kandy is the last capital of the ancient kings of Sri Lanka. Here visit Dalada Maligawa, the Temple of tooth Relic, one of the worlds famous heritage sites sacred to the Buddhists. The next destination would be Peradeniya Botanical Garden, the beautiful Garden-of-Eden which is a home to over 300 different varieties of orchids, medicinal plants and Palm trees. After a session of treating your senses, get ready for a heritage drive to the Gem Museum, where you could witness the finest quality of gems in exclusive shades of blue, red, green etc. Later proceed to watch the Kandyan cultural dance show, featuring a variety of traditional dances such as: the Pooja dance, the Peacock dance etc. and other spectacular performances displaying aspects of Sri Lankan culture. After an eventful day, relish a lavish dinner at the hotel and enjoy a comfortable sleep.
After enjoying sumptuous breakfast, leave for Bentota city popular for its sun-kissed beaches, exotic gardens, wildlife, sacred temples as well as a dazzling nightlife with some of the finest clubs in town. Here you will be able to relax and feel the spirit of the sea and the warmth of the soft sand. Swin and laze at the beach today. Bentota provides the perfect turf for an unfurled vacation at the beach. Besides enjoying the sun, sea and sand, you could also indulge in various water sports like scuba diving, jet skiing, kayaking, etc. and set free the adventure lover in you as Bentota is a favoured destination in Sri Lanka for the adventure enthusiasts. Return to your hotel for a comfortable overnight stay in Bentota.
After enjoying your breakfast, proceed for a city tour of Bentota. Today, you could visit Kosgoda Turtle Hatchery - a must-visit for the nature lovers. The Turtle Hatchery is the prime turtle nesting site, established as an attempt to protect Sri Lankas marine turtles from extinction. Here, you would see huge tanks filled with new born turtle hatchlings. After being fed and taken care of for about 2-4 years, these little creatures are released into the sea. It would be an entirely new experience to watch closely different species of this marine creature, while also being able to hold them and getting photographed. The duration of the visit would be about 1 hour Evening is free for you to enjoy as you like. You may like to visit (at your own expense) Bentota Bazar, a place for shopping-enthusiasts. The market provides a large number of articles to shop for, such as: Batik textiles, momentos, gift items made of carved wood and brassware, etc. which could be bought at genuine rates. So, stuff up your bag of memories with souvenirs for your loved ones. After having a scrumptious dinner, you would return to the hotel for a comfortable overnight stay. Enjoy a comfortable overnight stay.
After a hearty breakfast, you would be picked up from the hotel in a private vehicle and transferred to Colombo. Upon arrival in Colombo, you would check-in at the hotel, rest for a while and then be picked up from the lobby in a private vehicle, to proceed for a city tour. Have a closer glance at the charms of the city, which includes visit to the most popular tourist attractions, such as: the Galle Face Green, a vast expanding stretch of lawn facing the sea and a beautiful place to walk along the greens and watch a splendid sunset, Viharamaha devi Park, Colombo National Museum, exhibiting ancient English paintings, miscellaneous sculptures from the colonial period and an antique collection of demon masks, World Trade Center towers, the tallest building in Sri Lanka and the best business centre rose with the concept of One Stop Shop, Old Parliament Building, Fort district, Old Colombo Lighthouse, Independence Hall at Independence Square in Cinnamon gardens, Jami Ul-Alfar Mosque St.Pauls Church Milagiriya.For a fun-filled evening, you may plan to visit (at your own expense) Colombos night clubs, bars and casinos, and set free the party-animal in you. Ballys Casino, Rhythm and Blues Nightclub and Sky Lounge are amongst the most popular party spots in Colombo, offering a wide choice of exotic food and interesting beverages. The amazing ambience with some wonderful music would add to your party fever. After a tiring yet exciting day, grab an appetizing dinner and then enjoy a comfortable sleep at the hotel.
After breakfast checkout from your hotel. You will be dropped at Colombo Airport for your onward journey with memories of ALifetimeTrip.