Day 1: Airport - Colombo
You will be picked-up Bandaranaike International Airport and taken to your hotel for check in.
Overnight in Colombo
Day 2: Colombo - Dambulla
Enjoy the scenic drive to Dambulla, en-route visit Dambulla Cave Temple, which is a UNESCO World Heritage site.
Overnight in Dambulla
Day 3: Dambulla - Kandy
Climb the famous Sigiriya Rock Fortress in the morning, embark on the Sigiriya Village tour in an Ox cart, enjoy a traditional Sri Lankan lunch in a tree house, and visit a spice garden before arriving in Kandy where you will watch a cultural show in the evening.
Overnight in Kandy
Day 4: Kandy - Kitulgala - Nuwara Eliya
Visit Dalada Maligawa (Temple of the Tooth) at 6am and the Botanic Garden, Gem museum, and Silk factory. Journey to Kitulgala to do water rafting. If you do not want to water raft, you may choose to proceed directly to Nuwara Eliya to visit a tea plantation and factory to learn about this native product. Visit Devon Falls, one of the most popular waterfalls in Sri Lanka.
Overnight in Nuwara Eliya
Day 5: Nuwaraeliya - Ella - Tissamaharama
Relax on a 3-hour Ella train trip through beautiful scenery including waterfalls, tea plantations and vegetable gardens. You will be picked up by your driver at the Ella Train Station and proceed to Tissamaharama, which takes approximately 2 hours.
Overnight in Tissamaharama
Day 6: Tissamaharama - Mirissa
Embark on a Yala Safari at 5:30am and proceed to Mirissa, en-route visit the Hummanaya Blow Hole, the second-largest blow hole in the world.
Overnight in Mirissa
Day 7: Mirissa - Galle - Bentota
Enjoy whale watching at 5:30am, after that proceed to Bentota. En-route watch stilt fishermen, visit Galle Fort, a UNESCO World Heritage site, and do Maduganga Boat safari where you are taken to the small cinnamon islands. Visit a turtle farm in Kosgoda.
Overnight in Bentota
Day 8: Bentota - Colombo
There is no itinerary planned for the day. You will be transferred back to Colombo and dropped off at Bandaranaike International Airport.