Itinerary: 5 Days Sri Lanka Tour Package for Family
On arriving at Colombo airport, meet our tour representative who helps you in an assisted transfer to Kandy. On the way, visit the Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage, a popular attraction of Sri Lanka, which is home to around 65 orphan elephants. After reaching Kandy, check-into your hotel. Later you are free to spend the day as per your own liking. Explore the surround on your own, visit the local market, interact with the locals, relish the popular local delicacies and more. Overnight stay in Kandy.
Post breakfast on day 2, leave for sightseeing in this UNESCO world heritage site. Around 480 m above the sea level, this historic city is encircled by Kanda Udu Rata hills and is home to a number of tourist attractions. Kandy has been the home of the last independent kingdom of Sri Lanka. The list of attractions of the day includes Botanical Gardens, the Temple of the tooth and campus of the Peradeniya University. When in Kandy, admire nice city views from upper lake drive. Do not forget to visit the local markets to shop for some nice silks, jewelry, gems, batiks and handicrafts. In the evening, attend a Kandyan Dance performance(optional). Stay overnight.
As you have breakfast, check-out and get an assisted transfer to Nuwara Eliya. On the way, visit a tea estate and factory. This place is known for being placed at the highest elevation in Sri Lanka and offers nice views of Piduruthalagala, the tallest peak at 2555 m. Nuwara Eliya was founded by the British during the 19th century and was fondly called ‘Little England’. Tourists today come here to enjoy the nice weather and to explore colonial-style bungalows. Do visit a factory and a plantation here to witness the whole tea brewing process. Overnight in Nuwara Eliya.
Today after an early morning breakfast, continue to Colombo, visiting Devon falls and the St Clair’s, on your way back. The largest city of Sri Lanka, it is modern vivacious busy city that is clinging to its to its colonial days. On reaching, visit the popular tourist attraction including the influential residential Cinnamon Gardens, Fort and Pettah, the Galle Face Green, the local market for shopping and so on. Stay overnight.
On the last day of the tour, post breakfast, get an assisted transfer to the Airport to board the flight back home.