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  • Enjoy a wonderful tour of of this exotic island, famed for its abundant wildlife and beautiful beaches
  • Take in the highlights of the country whilst staying in luxury 4* and 5* hotels throughout
  • After a memorable tour visiting iconic destinations, head to your luxury beach resort to relax for 5 or 7 nights

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Booking 35 days in advance and spending over £500 per person? No need to pay in full today! Just select the 30% deposit option on our payment page (terms & conditions apply)

For any additional information on this offer or assistance in making your reservation please call one of our dedicated team on 0844 8262098  or email sales@voyageprive.com

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Your Destination

Sri Lanka is a lush, tropical island paradise, known to ancient Greek mariners as Taprobane. Arab traders called it Serendib – hence the word "serendipity", meaning discovery by happy accident. It was famously described by Marco Polo as "undoubtedly the finest island of its size in the world".

This is a culturally rich and environmentally diverse country, with nine World Heritage Sites (the oldest dating back to the 3rd Century BC); 86 species of mammals (including elephant and leopard) and more than 400 bird species (including 26 endemics); a colorful array of flowering plants and trees, and a Hill Country famous for tea; 14 National Parks out of 100 areas protected by the government; and an Indian Ocean coastline boasting palm-fringed and sandy tropical beaches.

Your Itinerary

Day 01: AIRPORT/ COLOMBO (Travel Time Approx: 40 - 50 MINS)
Arrival at Colombo International Airport. Here, you will be met by a professional Chauffeur Guide Lecturer of Hayleys Tours.
(STANDRAD CHECK-IN AT 1200HRS. EARLY CHECK-IN IS SUBJECT TO AVIALBILITY ON DAY OF ARRIVAL)

After the formalities at the airport you will be escorted to your air conditioned vehicle.

Next, transfer to your hotel in Colombo and check-in.

Sri Lanka’s commercial capital and the largest city with the highest population, Colombo is situated in the Western Province. It is a fascinating town which has a blend of eastern and western cultures where all colors of the island are drawn together. Many visitors appreciate the city’s colonial heritage and enjoy the vast range of fine shopping and dining outlets that can be located within the rush of its urban buzz.

OVERNIGHT ACCOMMODATION AT THE KINGSBURY COLOMBO, COLOMBO or SIMILAR

Day 02    COLOMBO / PINNAWALA / DAMBULLA

After breakfast leave for Pinnawala Elephant orphanage (Travel Time Approx: 1 ½ – 2 hours)

Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage is the home for young Elephants who have been displaced or lost from their natural habitat, located at Pinnawala village in Sabaragamuwa province of Sri Lanka. Pinnawela Elephan t Orphanage is the best place for an up close and personal experience with the world’s largest land mammals!  Today with 70 elephants herein, Pinnawela has become the home to the largest captive group of elephants in the world.
Feeding time at 0915 hrs or 1315 hrs/

On completion continue to Dambulla and check-in to your hotel

OVERNIGHT ACCOMMODATION AT THE PARADISE, DAMBULLA or Similar

Day 03: DAMBULLA / SIGIRIYA/ HIRIWADUNNA /DAMBULLA
After breakfast make a visit to the Rock Fortress in Sigiriya (Approx Transfer time: 20 – 30 mins)

Built by an obsessed monarch in the 5th century, Sigiriya or Lion Rock is an astonishing feat of engineering and construction. Set in the cultural heart of Sri Lanka, Sigiriya rises a sheer 200 metres above a forested plain, its flattened summit sloping gently. Designated a World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 1982, Sigiriya is Asia’s best preserved city of the first millennium, showing complex urban planning around the base of the rock, combined with sophisticated engineering and irrigation skills in the palace perched on the summit.

After your descent from the rock head to the village of Hiriwaduna where you can enjoy an exciting trek on a bullock cart experiencing the local culture and traditions and the warmth of Sri Lankan hospitality. (Approx Transfer time: 30 – 40 mins)

Here you will be taken on a bullock cart ride through a banana plantation where you can taste and savor the ripe bananas there. You will then be crossing a scenic reservoir in an “oruwa” (traditional boat) to visit a chena cultivation. On your way back, you will be dropping by a local villager’s house to enjoy a typical Sri Lankan boiled sweet potatoes or manioc, a delicious substitute for potatoes and the third largest source of carbohydrates. Taking a page from the life of a Sri Lankan farmer you can serve your meal on to a banana leaf and take it to the paddy field.
On Completion return to your hotel.

OVERNIGHT ACCOMMODATION AT THE PARADISE, DAMBULLA or Similar

Day 04:    DAMBULLA/MATALE/KANDY  
After breakfast visit the Dambulla  cave temple.
A vast isolated rock mass- it was here that king Valagambahu took refuge in the 01st century B.C. He later turned the caves into a rock temple. Dambulla is a world heritage site and is the most impressive of Sri Lanka’s cave temples. The complex of five caves with over 2000 sq. meters of painted walls and ceiling found here are over 2000 years old and is the largest area of painting found in the world. The caves contain over 150 images of the Buddha of which the largest is the colossal figure of the Buddha carved out of rock and spanning 14 meters.
On completion proceed to Kandy,

En route visit Spice Gardens in Matale. (Approx. Transfer time: 1 – 1 ½ HRS)
Matale is famous for its batik production and spice gardens. Batik has been an ancient art of painting cloth and today Sri Lanka is among the world leaders in the design of batik. Batik galleries and factories offer batik from simple single-colored designs to intricate multi-colored masterpieces. For centuries, spices have been one of Sri Lanka's celebrated exports. Spices are mostly grown in home gardens (as a home industry) and used not only to flavor food but also for medicine and cosmetics.

On completion continue to Kandy and check into your hotel (Approx. Transfer time: 1 – 1 ½ HRS)
        
Kandy is a lovely city, the Hill Capital and last stronghold of the Sinhala Kings retains an aura of grandeur, which time has not affected. Encircled by hills, with a tranquil lake in its center, it is the site of the renowned "Temple of the Tooth". Kandy and its satellite villages is the center of the island’s handicraft industry and its traditional dances are the most spectacular in the country.

Since ancient times, the relic has played an important role in local politics because it is believed that whoever holds the relic holds the governance of the country. Kandy was the last capital of the Sinhalese kings and is a UNESCO world heritage site partly due to the temple.

OVERNIGHT ACCOMMODATION AT CINNAMON CITADEL, KANDY or similar

Day 05    KANDY / PERADENIYA / KANDY
After breakfast leave for the Royal Botanical Gardens in Peradeniya (Approx Transfer time: 30 -40 MINS)

This was originally the King’s own royal pleasure garden that was later converted in to a botanic garden and opened   to the public.  At the Royal Botanical Gardens at ‘Peradeniya’ you could treat your eyes to an amazing, wide and rare collection of tropical and temperate, exotic and indigenous flora, and an orchid house with the largest collection in Asia.

On completion do a city tour of Kandy and you will also have the time to do some shopping in Kandy, where you could fetch souvenirs in wood, copper, silver, brass, ebony, bronze, ceramics, lacquer work, handlooms, batiks, jewelry and reed-ware at bargain prices!! 

Late afternoon, make a visit to The Temple of the Tooth Relic is located in the royal palace complex which houses the Relic of the tooth of Buddha.
    
If time permits after that witness a Cultural Dance performance in the evening. These classical dance forms are associated with the performance of various rituals and ceremonies which are centuries old and are based on the folk religion and folk beliefs going back to times before the advent and acceptance of Buddhism by the Sinhalese people in the third century B.C. Return to the Hotel.
OVERNIGHT ACCOMMODATION AT CINNAMON CITADEL, KANDY or similar

Day 06 KANDY / WASKADUWA
After breakfast drive down to the south west for you beach stay in Waskaduwa. (Approximately 4 - 5 hours.)
Check into your hotel for Lunch and spend the rest of the day at leisure.
DINNER AND OVERNIGHT ACCOMMODATION AT THE CITRUS WASKADUWA, WASKADUWA  

Day 07- 10 or 12: WASKADUWA
Breakfast and Lunch at hotel, spend the full day at leisure by the beach or enjoy the facilities of the hotel.
DINNER AND OVERNIGHT ACCOMMODATION AT THE CITRUS WASKADUWA, WASKADUWA  

Day 11 or 13: WASKADUWA /AIRPORT (Approx Transfer time: 2 - 2 ½ HRS)
Today after breakfast you will be transferred to the Colombo Airport to catch your flight back home accompanied with all the happy memories of the tropical isle.

Your Hotels

Adults Adults
2 Adults
+
1 Child
The Kingsbury - Superior Room, Bed and Breakfast (1 night)
Only 15 minutes walk to the city centre, this 5* hotel boasts spectacular views of the Indian Ocean, 5 food and beverage options and classical English architecture. With an ideal beach front location, infinity pool overlooking the ocean, spa and gym, this is the perfect stay to begin your tour and start exploring the buzzing city of Colombo.
The Paradise - Deluxe Room, Bed & Breakfast (2 nights)
Deep within the ancient city of Dambulla, enveloped in mesmerizing greenery, The Paradise Resort & Spa offers  67 luxurious eco villas, tastefully designed with modern amenities and comforts whilst being at one with nature. 

The Saturnia Spa offers traditional Thai and Ayurveda treatments to help your relax and rebalance. There is a fine dining restaurant, a relaxed pizzeria and a cocktail bar and pool bar.


Cinnamon Citadel - Superior Room, Bed & Breakfast (2 nights)
The city of Kandy is steeped in cultural heritage and natural beauty, set amidst historic monuments, enchanting forests, great rivers and breath-taking vistas of picturesque mountains and valleys.

Influenced by this old-world charm and mystical aura, Cinnamon Citadel has fused retro chic design with the rich heritage of this ancient kingdom to create this stylish hotel in the hills of Sri Lanka.
Take a dip in the outdoor pool and enjoy the breathtaking view of the Mahaweli River that flows along the periphery of the resort, and relax in this truly tranquil location.
Citrus Waskaduwa - Superior Ocean View Room, Half Board (5 or 7 nights)
This ultra modern, 5 star resort is set along a stretch of unspoiled, pristine white sand, close to the popular tourist destinations of Wadduwa and Kalutara.Offering 150 rooms all with magnificent sea views, a state of the art spa, 5 bars and restaurants, and a watersports centre, this is the perfect place to relax and wind down after your exciting tour.

Your Journey

Flights: You may choose from economy or business class flights

The flights included are with either a scheduled or no-frills airline and are subject to live availability and prices can change. You can choose your preferred departure times during the booking process. Please select your flight options carefully as departure and arrival airports may differ.

Transfers: Transfers are included as per the itinerary.

Meet and Greet

If you are driving to the airport in the UK, and book our package including flights, you may wish to add our Meet and Greet service. Take the hassle out of airport parking and have an official representative take your car on arrival, and it will be waiting for you on your return.

This can be added at the next stage of booking process where available.

Your Contract

The flight inclusive offer(s) shown on this page are ATOL Protected by the Civil Aviation Authority. Voyage Privé’s ATOL number is 10170. Please read our booking conditions before confirming your holiday.

Travel Documents

You will receive an email confirming your booking within the next 48 hours.Please check all details on this confirmation are correct. If there are any discrepancies, please notify us as soon as possible.

The airline is ticketless and therefore, you will not receive any hard copy documents. You will however, receive an email from us detailing your flight information and reference number to enable you to manage your booking online via the airline website.

You will also receive an accommodation voucher for presentation at the hotel reception at point of check-in.

If you have booked transfers, Meet & Greet, car hire or airport lounges, you will receive a separate voucher for each of these services. Please note that transfer vouchers are sent directly from the transfer supplier.

Please do make sure that you either add Voyage Privé to your Safe Senders list or check your Junk mail regularly for your travel documents.

We will send all documents out as early as possible (subject to full payment being received) but you should receive all your documentation at least 10 days prior to departure.

If by any chance you have not received all the above by this time, please contact us at customer.relations@voyageprive.com

Important Information

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Please note that the location shown on our map is to be used as a guide only and the actual location of the property may differ

Although we endeavour to provide up to date information we cannot guarantee that all hotel facilities and services will be available during your stay, especially when travelling out of the main holiday periods

Star rating standards may differ to that of the UK, depending on the country of travel

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