Apart from Rameshwaram, it is the only lingam that is named after Lord Rama. You can watch caretakers feed, bathe and help these animals. The main tourism zones in this region are , , and. Upon arrival, head for Colombo sightseeing tour which includes an excursion to Galle Face Green, the Viharamahadevi Park, National Museum, Twin World Trade Center towers, Old Parliament Building, Fort district, Independence Hall at Independence Square and prominent Buddhist, Hindu, Islam and Christian places of worship. Check-in and retire to sleep in the comfortable hotel room. Enjoy a comfortable overnight stay in Kandy. The stream that runs from the hill catered to the needs of Sita during her stay at Ashoka Vatika.
Tourism in Sri Lanka is growing rapidly. You could also consider visiting Haggala, a temperate hill-country garden. Chief among these are the historic Beli Lena Caves where the pre-historic Balangoda Man supposed to have lived. When in Bentota, enjoy Madhu river safari at an additional cost to watch the unique tradition of stilt fishing. On these hills of Ramboda where Hanuman was searching for Sita, the Chinmaya mission of Sri Lanka built a temple with Hanuman as the presiding deity. Then, you will continue your ride to the hotel in Negombo. Colombo is the largest city and commercial capital of Sri Lanka.
The city apart from its suave urban glimmer also houses some prominent forts and buildings of colonial era. Here you will be able to relax and feel the spirit of the sea and the warmth of the soft sand. This beautiful flower Eden is restored with over 300 different varieties of orchids, other spices, medicinal plants and Palm trees. After a hearty breakfast, you would be picked up from the hotel and be transferred in a private vehicle to Colombo. Sprawling beaches, laidback vibes, white sands gently getting kissed by waters from the Indian Ocean, herds and herds of slow-moving elephants, perpetually enthusiastic people, tender coconuts on a perfect tropical afternoon, sunsets views that restore hope in life, vibrant food and delicacies and poignant backdrops and scenic locations, Sri Lanka is a vibrant paradise on earth.
You can also walk with the herd to the nearby river to watch the elephants bathe and play around in water. No other place is this more evident in the heart of the city the Fort area. It is believed to be the place from where King Ravanas son Meghanath propitiated Lord Shiva with penance and prayers and was in turn granted super natural powers by Lord Shiva. Entrance fees to sites not included. Once you arrive at Kandy, check into your hotel and get ready for a visit to the Gem Museum. During the journey, make visit to a spice garden.
We want our clients to experience the real Sri Lanka, rather than see it. Entrance fees for sightseeing points not included Relish a delicious meal and embark on a six hours ride to reach Bentota which is home to some of the finest beaches in the Sri Lanka's south-west coast. We explored Colombo, Mirissa and Kandy and everything in this trip was managed by Thomas Cook. On these hills of Ramboda where Hanuman was searching for Sita, the Chinmaya mission of Sri Lanka built a temple with Hanuman as the presiding deity. You can see beautiful small islands speeded over the area.
After a hearty breakfast, you would be picked up from the Hotel for you embark on a journey to Kandy - the second largest and mesmerizing city in Sri Lanka. The islands east coast is a mirror image of its West coast. Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage can only be covered if the flight is reaching early morning at Colombo Airport. Our representative will meet you at the Bandaranaike International Airport and then you? As the day comes to an end, return to the hotel for a relaxing overnight stay. Therefore, it has become an important shopping destination among tourists.
Evening is free for you to enjoy as you like. India is separated from Sri Lanka by Palk Strait and the Gulf of Mannar. Entrance fees to sites not included City Tour: While on your city tour in Colombo, you may visit famous places including Galle Face Green, the Viharamahadevi Park, National Museum, Twin World Trade Center towers, Old Parliament Building, Fort district, Independence Hall at Independence Square and prominent Buddhist, Hindu, Islam and Christian places of worship. A beautiful coastal town, Negombo, with its Dutch era charm, is known for its placid vibes. Today, you could visit Kosgoda Turtle Hatchery entrance fee excluded - a must-visit for the nature lovers. After the breakfast, proceed for the city tour to Nuwara Eliya. Your day will be divided between swimming in the water and relaxing on the beach.
Check-in and retire to the comfortable room after enjoying your dinner. Upon arrival, head for Colombo sightseeing tour which includes an excursion to Gangarama Temple, National Museum, Old and New Parliament and Galle Face Green. Later, enjoy a delicious dinner by the beach. The tropical island has become more of a hot-spot to keen travellers in recent years, whereas before it was shadowed by its more dominant neighbour, India. Natural attractions include nature spots, flora and fauna, and places with a pleasant climate.
When in Ella, explore the Ravana Falls. Note: Do note that entrance fees to all these sights aren't included After the excursion, check-in at the hotel for an overnight stay. Some studies indicate that quick modern tourism development would not cater to the specific needs of the local people. Book Sri Lanka tourism packages at MakeMyTrip. After enjoying a hearty breakfast, proceed for Nuwara Eliya.
It is popular for its sun-kissed beaches, exotic gardens, wildlife, sacred temples as well as a dazzling nightlife with some of the finest clubs in town. Volunteers and caretakers provide shelter and take care of orphaned, abandoned and injured elephants within the park. Be it the capital city Colombo or the beautiful coastal town Bentota, you can get hotels and resorts of your choice and budget in all the travel destinations of Sri Lanka. In the evening, you will witness a traditional cultural dance show. After the Tsunami in 2004, by 43% giving many locals jobs in the tourism and service industry.