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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.


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 Habarana to Anuradapura
  • After Breakfast Proceed to Anuradapura.

  • Visit 08 sacred Places in Anuradapura

  • Lunch in Anuradapura

  • Dinner & overnight stay in Habarana

About Anuradapura

Anuradhapura -  Let us explore some of ancient Sri Lanka's rich cultural past with a visit to the city of Anuradhapura. The city of Anuradhapura was built in the 4th Century BE and not only was it the first capital of ancient Sri Lanka but also the greatest, most important and extensive of Sri Lanka's ancient cities. The monuments and ruins stand testimony to the rich cultural heritage with stupendous sculptures and giant statues of Lord Buddha carved in and around the buildings along with many other sculptures depicting various court scenes, people and animals like the giant seven hooded cobra with flared hood as seen on the walls of the Jethavana Stupa.

Day 03 Habarana to Polonnaruwa

  • After Breakfast proceed to Polonnaruwa

  • Visit Polonnaruwa Ancient Site.

  • Lunch in Habarana Tourist Restaurant

  • Proceed to Minneriya National park (Jeep Safari)

  • Dinner & overnight stay in Habarana

  • Plonnaruwa

  • Polonnaruwa, Sri Lanka’s splendid medieval capital was established as the first city of the land in the 11th Century, A.D. It replacedAnuradhapura, which was plundered, made desolate and laid hopelessly bare to the invading armies from South India.

  • 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 Habarana to Kandy
  • After Breakfast proceed to Sigiriya rock fortress

  • Visit UNISCO Site Sigiriya 

  • Lunch in Mathale Tourist Restaurant

  • Dinner & overnight stay in Kandy

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. 

Day 05 Kandy City Tour
  • After Breakfast proceed to Tooth Ralic Temple 

  • Visit Botanical Garden

  • Visit upper lake (View point Kandy)

  • Visit Bahirawakanda statue

  • Visit Gem Musiu & Batic factory

  • Dinner & overnight stay in Kandy

Tooth Relic Temple

You will then be taken to visit the monumental Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic in Kandy. Enclosed by a parapet of white stone dating to the beginning of the 19th century, are the city's official religious monuments, the Royal Palace and the Temple of the Tooth.

About Royal Botanicle Garden

It was formally established in 1843 and its origins date as far back as 1371, the Botanical gardens was developed towards the enlightenment of concepts of floriculture conservation, birdlife conservation, butterfly conservation, biodiversity and sustainability of the island and is situated on approximately 150 acres 

Day 06 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 07 Nuwaraeliya 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. .


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 08 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 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 09 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.

Day 10 Galle to Benthota 
  • After Breakfast Proceed to Visit Stilt Fishermen 

  • Visit Jungle Beach

  • Visit Galle Fort

  • Visit Turtle Hatchery 

  • Dinner & overnight stay in Galle

Stilt Fishermen

Complete your Galle day tour with a visit to see the amazing Stilt Fishermen in Weligama. The fishermen sit on a cross bar tied to a vertical pole which is planted in the coral reef and the stilt with one hand while seated and carry out rod and line fishing with the other hand. The practice of stilt fishing started about 50 years after the end of the Second World War when fishermen found that fishing off the rocks that protrude over the sea was not enough to catch fish in large numbers, so they started planting discarded metal pipes into the reef and using them to lean against and fish.

Day 11 Benthota to C0lombo
  • After Breakfast proceed to Colombo

  • Visit Colombo ( Colombo City Tour)

  • Shopping 

  • Dinner & overnight stay in Colombo


The city of Colombo offers historical monuments, colonial architecture, festivals and events, beaches, fine dining, and shopping. With so much to see, do, and experience in Colombo, it can sometimes be difficult to find all that you need to know about Colombo before or during your visit. 

Colombo City Shopping - And now that you have seen most of Colombo city, it is now time to go shopping! Being a country where the economy relies heavily on the garment industry, it is no surprise that Sri Lanka produces and manufactures high quality clothes at extremely affordable prices.

Day 12 Colombo to airport
  • Transfer to Airport

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 

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Colombo Sri Lanka.

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