Pearls of Sri Lanka


Srí Lanka by SAFIR

Colombo - Elephant Orphanage Pinnawala

In the early morning we will arrive to Colombo, the capital of the island, also called “The Pearl of the Indian Ocean”. Welcome at the airport. We will go through the tropical nature, across the green rice fields, the cinnamon and pineapple plantations to Pinnawala. An elephant orphanage in Pinnawala on the banks of the River Ma Oya will be a special experience and a light refreshment after arrival. The current herd, which has grown to nearly 70 elephants, was originally contained of a few elephants rescued from various jungle injuries. Feeding and bathing in the river will be an unforgettable experience for you. Relax at the hotel in the afternoon.

Overnight in Sigiriya.

Polonnaruwa - Jeep Safari in NP Kaudulla

Tour of the famous city Polonnaruwa, the former second capital of Sri Lanka famous for temples and palaces, it was built in the 11th and 12th centuries and is a UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1982. We can find the ruins of the royal palace, the royal bath, the citadel and the world-famous Buddha statues carved into the rocks in the Gal Vihara shrine here.

We will go on the jeeps for safari to the Kaudulla National Park in the afternoon. Our cameras will be on standby to “catch” wild animals in their natural environment.

Overnight in Sigiriya

Srí Lanka by SAFIR

Srí Lanka by SAFIR

Sigiriya - Dambulla - Garden of Spice - Kandy

Visit to the rock formation of Lion Rock – Sigiriya (UNESCO) with the ruins of the royal palace at the top is the most attractive experience for all tourists coming to Sri Lanka. The fortress in the clouds was built in the 5th century and you can see amazing frescoes on the walls of ancient caves during the way to the top. There is a complex of gardens, water reservoirs and fountains at the foot of the hill.

We will visit Dambulla, a cave Buddhist temple (UNESCO) with beautiful sculptures and ceiling paintings. You will find more than a hundred Buddha statues in different poses in the cave temple. Wall paintings with Buddhist motifs are also unique.

We will visit the Ayurvedic Garden of Spice on the way to Kandy, the last royal city of the Sinhalese Kingdom. We will enjoy the cultural performance of the dancers from Kandy in the evening.

Overnight in Kandy

Buddha's Tooth Temple - Royal Botanic Garden Peradeniya - Ramboda Waterfall - Nuwara Eliya

Kandy – tour around the lake, marketplace and Temple of Buddha’s tooth. Kandy is UNESCO World Heritage Site, it is located in the picturesque mountainous region of Sri Lanka, surrounded mainly by tea plantations. The city is one of the most sacred places in Sri Lanka and was the last capital of Sinhalese kings. The Temple of Buddha’s Tooth retains a relic, it is a prominent Buddhist temple in Sri Lanka and has a mystical atmosphere.

Royal Botanic Garden Peradeniya – is situated on 147 acres of land. The Botanical Garden was built in 1374 as a relaxing garden for kings from Gampola and Kandy. You can find here more than 4000 species of trees, flowers, plants and five palm streets that were planted in 1905.

Tea plantations where the original Ceylon tea is grown, visit to a tea factory, picturesque tea landscape scenery, mountain massifs and an unmistakable tea scent.

Nuwara Eliya – also called Little England, is one of the most sought tourist areas of Sri Lanka. The variety of nature, mountain valleys, waterfalls, tea plantations, Victoria Park and the English influence gives this place a unique charm. City tour. Overnight in Nuwara Eliya. 

Srí Lanka by SAFIR

Srí Lanka by SAFIR


We will discover a beautiful place hidden in the middle of dense vegetation. The village Kitulgala with a traditional lifestyle of villagers attracts tourists and photographic enthusiasts for an interesting river Kelani Ganga. The green rainforest is situated in an endless land. The famous movie The Bridge on the River Kwai was filmed on the river Kelani near Kitulgala and although nothing remains except for the concrete foundations, the site is the base for White Water Rafting. (it can be purchased on-site at the guide)

The place is also known as a site of relics of prehistoric human presence 32,000 years ago.

The price includes:

  • Pick up at the airport
  • Transport in an air-conditioned vehicle during the tour
  • Accommodation in double rooms in min. 3* hotels with half-board (4 nights)
  • All admissions to monuments

Price does not include:

  • Flight ticket
  • Visa
  • Other meals
  • Beach stay at the hotel (we can advise and arrange beach hotel on request)
  • Transfer from the beach hotel to airport (we can arrange it on request)

We can modify the tour according to your requirements, so your holiday in Sri Lanka becomes your dream holiday.

Come with us to paradise!
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