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Шри-Ланка, Канди, Сигирия, Храм Зуба Будды

Discovering Sri Lanka: Holy sites, mountains, whales and beaches

Шри-Ланка, Канди, Сигирия, Храм Зуба Будды

Discovering Sri Lanka: Holy sites, mountains, whales and beaches

Price
$850
+ flight to Colombo and back home
Duration
12 days
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An island, for centuries considered one of the most mysterious places on Earth. And discovering it has never been easier, or more fun! We will see main Buddhist holy sites and the best of island’s stunning nature - ancient city of Kandy and 16th century Galle fort, Dambulla caves and Sigiriya rock fortress, the most beautiful railroads in the world, Buddha Tooth temple, and magical waterfalls. We will also enjoy ocean, elephants, whales, and picturesque tea plantations.

  • Day 1
    Arrival in Colombo, transfer to the nearby Negombo where we check into a hotel near the beach. Here we will watch fishermen going to the sea and will visit a bustling fish market.
  • Day 2
    We go to Kandy by bus (3-4 hours on the way), where we check into a hotel near the lake. After visiting island’s trademark Buddha Tooth temple, hosting the main relict of Sri Lanka, we will walk around the lake and explore Kandi’s famous botanical garden.
  • Day 3
    We go to the town of Dambulla by bus (about 1 hour) where we explore the largest cave temple complex of Sri Lanka known since the first century BC. Then we explore Sigiriya, a 5th century rock fortress. Afterwards those interested can visit the national park nearby to see elephants in the wild. After sunset we go back to Kandy.
  • Day 4-5
    We take a morning train to Hatton and then take a short ride to our guesthouse at the foot of Adam's Peak mountain. In the morning we walk up the mountain to enjoy stunning sunrise views on top of the 2000 m high point.
  • Day 6
    we take a 6 hours train to the town of Ella enjoying beautiful views of tea plantations, jungles, rivers and waterfalls. This railroad is known as one of the most beautiful in the world. In Ella we check into a hotel.
  • Day 7
    In the morning we take a walk to Ella rock up the hill (2 hours). This is a spot with some amazing views of the valley. For the sunset we go to the Little Adam’s peak and then visit local waterfall.
  • Day 8
    We ride rented vehicles to Mirissa (2-3 hours on the way), where we check into a guesthouse on the beach. On the way we will visit Dondra Head lighthouse near the southernmost point in Sri Lanka and also one of the tallest lighthouses in South East Asia. We will also visit the temple on the island near Matara.
  • Day 9
    Early in the morning we ride boats to watch whales, then visit turtle farm and finally, explore Buddhist temples in Mirissa and Unawatuna. Those interested can take surfing classes in Mirissa or in nearby Weligama, take excursion to the fields of spices on Koggala lake, visit Yala national park, and enjoy the ocean and lagunes.
  • Day 10
    We take a short trip to Galle, a city inside the Dutch fort which preserves the atmosphere of 19th century. We check into an old villa in the fort, and spend a day visiting local museums, churches and exploring colorful streets.
  • Day 11
    Train to Colombo (6 hours), where we check into a hotel and then visit two 19th century Buddhist temples - Gangaramaya and Asokaramaya, as well as Viharamahadevi park.
  • Day 12
    Flight back home.
Шри-Ланка, Канди, Сигирия, Храм Зуба Будды Шри-Ланка, Канди, Сигирия, Храм Зуба Будды
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At a Glance
Buddha Tooth temple, Sigiriya rock fortress, Tea plantations and factory, Waterfalls, Holy Buddhist caves, One of the most picturesque railroads in the world
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Dates Availability
2017
25.11 - 06.12 Available for booking
2018
08.03 - 19.03 Available for booking
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2017
25 November - 06 December Available for booking $850 $435 Rus.,Ukr.,Eng. Book
2018
08 March - 19 March Available for booking $850 $435 Rus. Book
Departures 25.11.2017 - 06.12.2017
Availability Available for booking
Price $850
Deposit $435
This group speaks Rus.,Ukr.,Eng.
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Departures 08.03.2018 - 19.03.2018
Availability Available for booking
Price $850
Deposit $435
This group speaks Rus.
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Group size 12 persons.

An island, for centuries considered one of the most mysterious places on Earth. And discovering it has never been easier, or more fun! We will see main Buddhist holy sites and the best of island’s stunning nature - ancient city of Kandy and 16th century Galle fort, Dambulla caves and Sigiriya rock fortress, the most beautiful railroads in the world, Buddha Tooth temple, and magical waterfalls. We will also enjoy ocean, elephants, whales, and picturesque tea plantations.

Is this trip for you? 

This trip is of easy physical grade. It includes visiting towns and a short nature walks (up to 2 hours). We will be moving around in public buses and trains, as well as rented vehicles and speed boats. Most of these trips will be short, some will take up to 6 hours. This trip is of standard service grade. Accommodation will be provided in hotels and guesthouses, most will have hot water and wi fi internet.

Price of the trip includes:

  • All accommodation including hotels, guesthouses/bungalows during the entire trip; 
  • All transportation including public buses and trains, rented vehicles, speed boats and airport transfers; 
  • Professional guiding services. 

To be paid separately:

  • Flight to Colombo and back home; 
  • Medical insurance (mandatory); 
  • Visa to Sri Lanka ($35); 
  • Food ($10-20 per person per day); 
  • Tickets to museums, temples and other places of interest ($55); 
  • Surfing classes (from $20 per hour); 
  • Additional excursions: Boat trip to see whales ($40), trip to Koggala lake ($15) and Yala national park ($90), elephant safari ($35). 
At a Glance
Buddha Tooth temple, Sigiriya rock fortress, Tea plantations and factory, Waterfalls, Holy Buddhist caves, One of the most picturesque railroads in the world
Have a question?
Ask us.
Dates Availability
2017
25.11 - 06.12 Available for booking
2018
08.03 - 19.03 Available for booking

An island, for centuries considered one of the most mysterious places on Earth. And discovering it has never been easier, or more fun! We will see main Buddhist holy sites and the best of island’s stunning nature - ancient city of Kandy and 16th century Galle fort, Dambulla caves and Sigiriya rock fortress, the most beautiful railroads in the world, Buddha Tooth temple, and magical waterfalls. We will also enjoy ocean, elephants, whales, and picturesque tea plantations.

Have a question?
Ask us.
Dates Availability
2017
25.11 - 06.12 Available for booking
2018
08.03 - 19.03 Available for booking

Citizens of almost all countries need a visa to enter Sri Lanka. Visa is received upon arrival to Colombo airport and costs $35. 

We provide free visa consulting for our clients. 

At a Glance
Buddha Tooth temple, Sigiriya rock fortress, Tea plantations and factory, Waterfalls, Holy Buddhist caves, One of the most picturesque railroads in the world
Have a question?
Ask us.
Dates Availability
2017
25.11 - 06.12 Available for booking
2018
08.03 - 19.03 Available for booking
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At a Glance
Buddha Tooth temple, Sigiriya rock fortress, Tea plantations and factory, Waterfalls, Holy Buddhist caves, One of the most picturesque railroads in the world
Have a question?
Ask us.
Dates Availability
2017
25.11 - 06.12 Available for booking
2018
08.03 - 19.03 Available for booking