Sri Lanka Tour – Kandy Perahera Festival
$299   / Per Person
Duration

5 Days

Min. Pax

5-6 Pax

Tour Type

Leisure

Destination

Sri Lanka

A 5 Days Sri Lanka Tour, Exploring Sri Lanka's Cultural Treasures​

Colombo Sri Lanka

Day 1: Arrival and Cultural Immersion in Kandy

Upon arrival at the airport, you’ll be warmly greeted by Hala Arabia representative who will accompany you on your journey to Kandy, the cultural heart of Sri Lanka.

Visit to Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage

Sri Lanka Tour Pinnawala
Sri Lanka Tour Pinnawala

En route to Kandy, take a mesmerizing stop at the Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage. Established in 1975, this sanctuary is home to orphaned elephants and offers an incredible opportunity to witness these majestic creatures up close. You can observe feeding time and watch as the herd enjoys a refreshing bath in the nearby river.

Check-in and Evening Festivities

Kandy Perahera Drum
Kandy Perahera Dance

Afterward, check in at your hotel in Kandy. In the evening, immerse yourself in the vibrant ambiance of the Kandy Esala Perahara, a grand cultural procession that celebrates Sri Lanka’s rich heritage with traditional dances, drumming, and beautifully adorned elephants.

Overnight stay in Kandy

Day 2: Exploration of Kandy's Cultural and Natural Wonders

Peradeniya Botanical Garden

Peradeniya Botanical Garden
Peradeniya Botanical Garden

Start your day with a hearty breakfast at the hotel before visiting the Peradeniya Botanical Garden. Spread over 147 acres, this botanical paradise features a stunning array of flora, including an impressive orchid house, pavilions, and a giant Javan fig tree.

City Tour of Kandy

Embark on a full city tour of Kandy. It was the last capital of the ancient kings of Sri Lanka and is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Explore Kandy Lake. Visit an arts & crafts center. Then, delve into the history of the Temple of the Tooth Relic. It houses a revered Buddhist relic. Don’t miss the chance to witness a captivating cultural show that highlights Sri Lanka’s traditional arts. Return to your hotel for some leisure time or optional activities.

Evening at Kandy Perahera

As night falls, see the Kandy Esala Perahara again. Soak in the magic of this great festival.

Overnight stay in Kandy

Day 3: From Kandy to Nuwara Eliya - The Tea Country

Scenic Journey to Nuwara Eliya

Nuwara Eliya Sri Lanka Tour
Nuwara Eliya Sri Lanka Tour

After breakfast, depart for Nuwara Eliya, a picturesque hill resort renowned for its cool climate and tea plantations.

Tea Factory Visit

En route, explore a tea factory and plantation where you can learn about the process of tea production, which is integral to Sri Lanka’s economy.

Exploration of Nuwara Eliya

Upon arrival in Nuwara Eliya, enjoy a city tour that showcases its colonial heritage, including the finest 18-hole golf course in South Asia and the majestic Pidurutalagala, Sri Lanka’s highest mountain.

Overnight stay in Nuwara Eliya

Day 4: Nuwara Eliya to Colombo - Urban Exploration

Journey to Colombo

After breakfast, travel to Colombo, Sri Lanka’s bustling capital city, known for its blend of modernity and colonial charm.

Colombo City Tour

Colombo City Tour Sri Lanka
Sri Lanka Tour, Colombo Lotus Tower

Upon arrival, embark on a city tour of Colombo. Witness the rapid development reflected in its skyscrapers juxtaposed with remnants of its colonial past, such as the 100-year-old clock tower and colonial buildings. Explore the vibrant Pettah bazaar, visit a Hindu temple, and discover the tranquil surroundings of a Buddhist temple. Visit the BMICH, a symbol of Sri Lanka’s diplomatic ties with the People’s Republic of China.

Overnight stay in Colombo

Temple of Tooth Relic, Ella, Tea Plantation in Nuwara Eliya, Sigiriya Rock

Day 5: Departure

Final Exploration and Departure

Enjoy a final breakfast at your hotel before transferring to the airport for your departure flight, concluding your enriching journey through Sri Lanka’s cultural and natural wonders.

Package Details

Option 1

Amaya Hills | Araliya Red | Radisson Colombo 
Cost per person sharing double

Compulsory Perahera Supplement
Amaya Hills-US$ 50.00 Per room per night

02 PAX03 - 04 PAX05 - 06 PAX
$368$342$299
Option 2
02 PAX03 - 04 PAX05 - 06 PAX
$410$385$342

Earl’s Regency | Araliya Green City | NH Collection Colombo
Cost per person sharing double

Compulsory Perahera Supplement
Earl’s Regency-US$ 80.00 Per room per night

Package Inclusions

  • Accommodation in standard rooms for 04 nights at hotels mentioned
  • Transportation by air-conditioned Car/Micro Van as per the above itinerary 
  • Cost of English Speaking Chauffeur Guide

Package Exclusions

  • Meals not specified in the itinerary
  • Video and Camera permits 
  • Entrance fees to sites. 
  • Cost of beverage throughout the tour 
  • Expenses of a personal nature 
  • Any other services not specified above 

Special Notes

  • The above rates are net and include all government taxes  
  • These rates are subject to current Government taxes. If any taxes are revised including 
  • VAT the rates quoted will be revised accordingly 

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