Airport / Pinnawala / Sigiriya
You will be greeted at the airport by one of our Udani Holidays representatives upon arrival at the airport.
Once we pick you up, we will take you straight to Pinnawala.Read More...
Visit the famous elephant orphanage here. It is a 25 acre coconut property that is a conservation camp for Sri Lankan elephants. Here you will witness baby elephants being fed by a feeding bottle as soon as you enter. This is a lovely site for tourists. This elephant orphanage also houses the crippled elephants that can’t take care of themselves. Special mahouts are trained to take care of these ‘gentle giants’ who are sometimes orphaned. This orphanage was started in 1975 and has birthed over 20 new-born calves in its premises. Some elephants even have had the opportunity to witness their own grand children being born in the past few decades.
Witness as these beautiful creatures are fed at 9.15am, 12.15pm & 5.00pm, or when they are bathed – twice a day at 10.00am and 02.00pm respectively. This is an experience that is sure to leave you mesmerized for a life time!
Thereafter, you will proceed to Sigiriya and check into the hotel. You will stay at the Vil Uyana – in either a paddy/marsh room.Read More...
After a hearty breakfast at the hotel, you will then be escorted to climb the mighty Sigiriya Rock Fortress.Read More...
The 5th century rock citadel which was built by Sri Lankan King Kashyapa in 477-495AD, is not only famous for its remarkable engineering and urban planning supremacy, but is also said to be quite famous for its unique art and culture. This beautiful monument is also known as the ‘Lion Rock’ and is a citadel of unusual beauty in Sri Lanka. It stands 200 meters tall and was the innermost stronghold of the 70 hectare fortified town. Step through the huge ‘Lion Paws’ to witness the beautiful surroundings that once dominated this rock fortress. The walls are covered in beautiful frescos paintings that are said to resemble the Gupta style paintings in the Ajanta cave in India.
As you stroll further, you will come across a well fabricated museum downstairs. Here you can learn about the wonders of the irrigation systems back in the day, where water was pumped straight to the summit through an ingenious hydraulic system that remained a mystery for several centuries.
Once you descend this mighty rock fortress, you will return to the Vil Uyana hotel and settle in for the night in one of their paddy/marsh rooms.
Sigiriya / Matale / Kandy
After a delicious breakfast in Sigiriya, you will proceed to Kandy via Matale.Read More...
Known as the agricultural zone in the Central province of Sri Lanka, Matale is famous for its remarkable contribution of flagship crops, such as tea, rubber, vegetable and spices, to the island. You will have the opportunity to visit the famous spice garden here, where you will be greeted warmly by the friendly staff there. Observe how spices are grown and processed and also learn about their therapeutic values while enjoying a refreshing cup of herbal tea while you’re at it!
You will then check into of the premium rooms at the Earls Regency hotel upon reaching KandyAfter a brief break and, you will then proceed on a city tour of Kandy.Read More...
Kandy was the last capital of the kings of Sri Lanka and was ruled by the last King – King Sri Wickrama Rajasinghe before the British came into power in 1815. Kandy is known as a world heritage site and is famous for its rich heritage and spectacular local culture. The most significant highlight in Kandy would be the famous ‘Temple of the Tooth’ also called ‘Sri Dalada Maligawa’. Other attractions would be the Kandy Lake and its forever buzzing town.
Wonder on a stroll across this small lakeside town and come across the Kandy City Center nestled amongst the misty hills. This building features many worldwide brands and is an arts & crafts center, shopping mall, and even has a gem museum and lapidary in it. You could also drive towards the Victoria Golf Course, which is without a doubt one of the best golf courses in the world. Stroll through a world of colour as you see an array of fresh fruits and vegetables being sold in the local Kandy market. The evening will come to an end with a beautiful cultural show organized for you, that showcases the traditional music and drumming of Sri Lanka.
After the city tour, you will return to the Earls Regency hotel in Kandy and retire for the night.
Kandy / Ella
After breakfast at the Earls Regency hotel, you will then proceed to Ella. On the way you will visit a tea factory/ tea plantation.
Upon reaching Ella, you will have a delicious dinner and thereafter check into one of the luxury rooms at the 98Acres hotel for the night.Read More...
Spend the entire day at leisure at the 98Acres hotel in Ella and enjoy the beautiful scenery and cool climate around you. You will be on full-board basis at this beautiful hotel, so you will be able to indulge in their delicious local cuisine during your stay here.
Ella / Bentota
After a delicious breakfast, you will proceed to Bentota. In Bentota you will check into the Saman Villa hotel.
Enjoy the entire day at Bentota which is said to be one of the most romantic beaches in Sri Lanka, caved by both river and sea.
This beautiful setting is utter bliss and will leave you with many memories once you return to your homeland from your holiday in Sri Lanka. Take a quick dip in the ocean or enjoy some amazing water sports such as jet skiing, surfing, diving or even body boarding. Finally witness the beautiful and enchanting sun as it sets and creates the most beautiful view ever.
You will spend the night at a superior suite at the Saman Villa hotel.
Bentota / Galle
After breakfast you will proceed from Bentota to Galle.Read More...
Galle is known as the Southern Capital and is the intersection where classic Dutch architecture meets a tropical setting creating an amazing and distinctive atmosphere in beauty. You can notice the fusion culture that Galle has developed today; mixing the European and South Asian traditions together.
The original ramparts and bastions that are preserved up to date are evidence of a heritage that has been around for over 3 ½ centuries. The famous Galle fort has the ‘old gate’ that carries the British Coat of arms, and adjoining the old gate is the Zwart bastion and the famous lighthouse that stands 18 feet tall. The Dutch bliss is surrounded with streets that spread out in a grid-like pattern and adorned with small houses with Dutch colonial style verandas and the Galle city is always buzzing with so much excitement and is filled with commercial buildings & old churches; it will surely leave you mesmerized.
Once you are done exploring the city of Galle, you will return to Bentota and stay on at the superior suite at the Saman Villa hotel.
Bentota / Colombo
After breakfast, you will proceed to Colombo and check into the CASA hotel, to spend your last night in Sri Lanka.Read More...
This buzzing city used to be the country’s capital city, it now one of the cleanest cities in Sri Lanka. Check out the crystal white Race Course – that used to be the horse racing hub in 1893 but is now furnished with the latest clothes boutiques, restaurants and tea shops. You could even travel to Pettah and witness the famous ‘floating market’ for a new kind of shopping experience, or the famous Colombo Port City which is an offshore city featuring parks, commercial complexes and even a F1 track.
If you head towards Bauddhaloka Mawatha, you would come across the “Arcade”. This building features the best designer branded shopping boutiques, souvenir shops, restaurants and coffee shops. One of its unique aspects is the ‘walk-over fish tank’ that has made this spot one of the trendiest and coolest hangout spots in Colombo.
Indulge in a chilled beer at the Dutch Hospital that overlooks fancy windows showcasing the best of fashion, jewelry & handicraft brands. The Gangarama temple is also another famous tourist attraction that you could visit. Do not miss out on Colombo’s night life that is also quite jazzed up by many night clubs & casinos.
Colombo / Airport
After breakfast at the CASA hotel – you will finally be taken back to the airport as your luxury holiday finally comes to an end.
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Accommodation with daily breakfast and dinner at selected hotels
Private tours, transfers and all services as mentioned in the itinerary
Services of a private driver and air-conditioned vehicles
Service of English/ German/ Russian speaking chauffeur guide
Meals other than those mentioned in the itinerary
Early check-in and late check-out at hotels
Personal expenses (such as laundry, telephone, drinks, etc.)
Tips for guides and drivers
Personal travel insurance