Budget Stays/ Holidays
Board a flight to Colombo. On arrival you will be transferred to the hotel. After check in day is free at leisure. Overnighta at the hotel.
Enjoy morning breakfast at hotel. Later we proceed for a city tour of Colombo. You`ll see while on a tour that the city has still its charm of the old world intact. 100 years old clock tower and several British colonial buildings take you to a bygone era. Enjoy your time travel in past. Return back to the Hotel. Rest of the day is at leisure. You can relax in your room or go for some local shopping.
Enjoy morning breakfast at hotel. Later Check out from the Hotel & drive from Colombo to Pinnawala that takes about 2 hours to reach. We visit Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage here. This orphanage is home to elephants that are abandoned or orphaned in the wild. Here they are being cared, fed and trained and given happy environment to live. See them play in river or feed them with bananas. After spending good time with elephants, we proceed to Kandy. It will take around 1 hour to reach from here. Arrive Kandy & Check in to the Hotel.
Enjoy morning breakfast at hotel. Today we drive to Peradeniya to visit the Royal Botanical Garden. It is known for its huge variety of orchids. This beautiful garden was built by a Sinhala king and was further expanded by the British. Covered in a span of about 147 acres, it has more than 4000 species of plants of spices, orchids, medicinal plants and palm trees. After enlightening our souls in the beautiful garden, we return to Kandy. Here we drive around the beautiful lake built by the last Sinhala king. The day follows with a visit to local bazaar, a museum of gems and an arts-n-crafts centre. Last visit for the day would be to the Temple of the Tooth Relic, a sacred Buddhist Temple located in the royal complex. Enjoy a cultural show in the evening. Return to hotel after an event-some day. Overnight at the hotel.
After having a fill at morning breakfast, check out from the hotel. Today we transfer back to Colombo Airport (it takes around 2 hours to reach) to board the flight for returning home.