Sri Lanka known to Greek mariners as Taprobane, Arab traders named it Serendib, hence the word ‘serendipity’ discovery by happy accident and famously described by Marco Polo as ‘undoubtedly the finest island of its size in the world’. Discover this lush tropical paradise, surrounded by 1500 km of stunning coastline, unspoilt golden beaches and pristine turquoise waters. Explore Sri Lanka’s World Heritage Sites, experience spectacular botanical gardens, visit an Elephant Orphanage, discover vibrant cities and picture perfect landscapes. End your journey at the Citrus at Waskaduwa immerse yourself in this enchanting country, its eclectic cuisine and charming friendly people for a journey of discovery, including private transfers with English Speaking Guides, sightseeing, daily breakfast and international flights on multi award winning Emirates Airlines.
Watch the old-world fishing craft bringing in their amazing catch of the day
Visit Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage, home to young displaced elephants and get up close and personal with these beautiful pachyderms
Climb 1200 steps of the ancient rock fortress in Sigiriya, known as the 8th wonder of the world
Visit Dambulla Cave Temples known as the Golden Temple of Dambulla, the best-preserved and largest cave temple complex in Sri Lanka
Board your train from Peradeniya railway station in a Luxury airconditioned compartment to experience the scenic train journey to Nanu Oya Nuwara Eliya
Return econumy flights on Emirates via Dubai to Colombo
Accommodation in hotels specified in the itinerary
Meals on Bed & Breakfast (Except at the beach Stay in Citrus Waskaduwa which is on AI basis)
Air conditioned transport with services of an English speaking Chauffeur Guide on tour (Vehicle not at disposal during beach stay) but include departure transfer on day of departure.
Entrance fees to Pinnawela Elephant Orphanage, Sigiriya Rock Fortress, Polonnaruwa Ancient City, Dambulla Cave Temples. Temple of the tooth & Cultural Show, Train ride from Peradenia to Nanu Oya
All applicable current local taxes
What's not included:
Expenses of personal nature
Cost of beverages
Porterage & Tips
Early Check-in/ Late Check-out
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