Day 01 Airport to Habarana
  • Welcome on Arrival by a Sanota Walkers representative

  • En Route visit Pinnawala Elephant orphanage 

  • Proceed to Habarana

  • Dinner & overnight stay in Habarana

About Elephant Orphanage 

Let us start the day by visiting the Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage which is an orphanage, nursery and captive breeding ground for wild Asian elephants. The orphanage was opened in 1975 to provide shelter and care for orphaned baby elephants found wandering around the jungles of Sri Lanka and was established by the Sri Lanka Department of Wildlife Conservation.

Habarana

After immersing yourself in the history of Sri Lanka and marvelling at the amazing engineering and artistic wonders of the ancient world, let us now go visitHabarana. 

Day 02 Sigiriya Habarana
  • After Breakfast proceed to Sigiriya rock fourtess

  • Lunch in Habarana 

  • Proceed to Minneriya National Park (Jeep safari)

  • Dinner & overnight stay in Habarana.

About Sigiriya

The day will start with a trip to the Sigiriya Lion Rock. Sigiriya is labelled as the Eighth Wonder of The World and is located in the Central Province of Sri Lanka. Sigiriya, labelled as the Eighth Wonder of the World, is the best preserved city centre in Asia from the 1st millennium and the best known monument here is undoubtedly the rock fortress of Sigiriya also known as the Sigiriya Lion Rock. 

Minneriya National Park

Being part of the elephant corridor which joins up with Kaudulla and Wasgomuwa parks, Minneriya National Park gives the opportunity to see herds of Elephants throughout the year.May to October is the best period to visit Minneriya National Park in view of the famous Gathering of the wild elephants.

Day 04 Kandy to nuwaraeliya
  • After Breakfast proceed to Nuwaraeliya

  • En Route visit Tea Gardens & Tea factory 

  • Visit Water falls

  • Dinner & overnight stay in Nuwaraeliya

About Tea in Sri Lanka

The World's purest and finest tea is produced by Sri Lanka which is the world's 4th largest producer and the 2ed largest exporter of tea world-renowned as "Ceylon Tea", The Sri Lankan tea is of distinctive taste, attractive aroma and untouchable quality. this is becouse the country's tropical climate and fertile soil are healthier for quality tea production.

Water Falls

Sri Lanka, in comparison to its size, has perhaps the largest number of waterfalls of any country in the world. Indeed, there are over 400 recorded waterfalls in Sri Lanka. LCWF was the first organization to put an consolidated effort to develop an complete list of waterfalls of Sri Lanka. They created an database of 382 waterfalls in the country.   

Day 06 Nuwaraeliya to yala
  • After Breakfast proceed to Nanuoya Railway Station for Tarin Journey from Nanuoya to Ella

  • Pickup Ella Railway Station 

  • proceed to Yala

  • En Route visit Rawana Falls

  • Dinner & overnight stay in Yala

Rail Tour

Nanu Oya, just outside Nuwara Eliya to Ella. In actual kilometers it's a pretty short journey but the train has to cross a lot of mountain ranges and descends from 1800m down to 1000m, passing through tea plantations, eucalyptus forests, mountains, villages and more tea plantations.

Ella

Ella is only a small village located high in the mountains. Most visitors to Ella only spend a couple of days there. But if you are willing to travel out of town, you can find plenty of things to do to keep you occupied. 

Day 08 transfer to airport
  • Transfer to Airport

Day 03Habarana to Kandy
  • After Breakfast proceed to Kandy.

  • En Route visit Dambulla Cave Temple.

  • Visit Herbal Spice Garden in Mathale.

  • Dinner & overnight stay in Kandy.

About Dambulla Temple

You will then be taken for a bit cave exploration at the Dambulla Cave Temple Complex. Dambulla is an ancient city with a history of early inhabitants reaching as far back as 7th to 3rd century BC. 

About Herbal Garden

On the way, a visit to the Ayurvedic Herbal Spice Garden is a must in order to understand the root of a branch of Science known as Ayurveda. Sri Lanka has been associated with Ayurveda since the 3rd Century BCE and is not only a form of medication but rather a complete way of life to generations of Sri Lankans.

Day 05 Nuwaraeliya to hoton plains
  • Early morning proceed to Hoton Plains 05:30 a.m

  • Lunch in Nuwaraeliya Tourist Restaurant 

  • Walk Nuwaraeliya city arround in the evening 

  • Dinner & overnight stay in Nuwaraeliya.

About Hoton Plains

Horton Plains in Sri Lanka, is the coldest and windiest location in the country. It consists of ecosystems such as Montane evergreen forests, grasslands, marshy lands and aquatic ecosystem. At an altitude of 2,100 meters above sea level, Horton Plains spreads across over 3,169 hectares of the highest tableland of the island. In view of the large number of endemic flora and fauna species, Horton Plains was declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site on 30th July 2010. .

Nuwaraeliya

Nuwara Eliya is a city in the hill country of the Central Province, Sri Lanka. Its name means "city on the plain (table land)" or "city of light". The city is the administrative capital of Nuwara Eliya District, with a picturesque landscape and temperate climate. It is at an altitude of 1,868 m (6,128 ft) and is considered to be the most important location for tea production in Sri Lanka. The city is overlooked by Pidurutalagala, the tallest mountain in Sri Lanka. Nuwara Eliya is known for its temperate, cool climate — the coolest area in Sri Lanka.

Day 07 Yala to Galle
  • Early morning proceed to Yala National Park(jeep safari)

  • Proceed to Galle

  • En Route Visit Stilt fishermen

  • Dinner & overnight stay in Galle

About Yala Park

Yala National Park’s Block 1, on the western side of the park, the only one of all five blocks open to the visitors, has recorded the highest density of leopards among the leopard populations scattered in the wildlife parks of Sri Lanka. These magnificent beasts have now much habituated to the encroachment of their domains by the humans in jeeps. Young males don’t betray any sign of disturbance; they seem confident roaming over the gravel roads tracks as well as the bush jungle during the day: the visitors enjoy to no ends, fine photographic opportunities to capture the magnificent beasts well focused at the close range.

 

Stilt Fishermen

This is no ordinary fishing, there might be several methods of catching a fish but this one is mind-boggling. Fishermen in Sri Lanka use stilts to catch a fish. Stilt Fishing is an old tradition practiced by around 500 fishing families in Galle, in southwestern-most Sri Lanka, especially around the towns of Koggala,Kathaluwa, and Ahangama.

We only feature hotels and lodges that we have stayed in and we believe to be the best in their area, always looking for value, character, and good service. In some of the secluded and undeveloped regions, the obvious trappings of comfort may not be immediately apparent, but something special is everywhere: a unique style, a remarkable setting, wholesome comforts, and a dedication to protect their natural setting and to please every guest.

We are not provide Home Stay and Guest Houses

Tour inclusions 

Ac Comfortable car with English speaking chauffeur,Star class accommodations with half board basis, Drinking water during the tour, highway tickets & parking tickets 

Sanota Walkers 

119/8, Kakunauyana, Loolwala Road,

Madapatha, Piliyandala.

Colombo Sri Lanka.

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