Programme : Kandy/Colombo
Duration : 03 Days/02 Nights
Arrival and transfer to Kandy. Check in at Hilltop /
Earl's Regency hotel, Kandy for lunch. In the afternoon do a city tour of
Kandy - the last capital of the Sri Lankan Kings. The name Kandy conjures
visions of a storied past, splendour, legend, folklore, mystery and
traditions lovingly kept alive for countless years. Visit the Kandy Bazaar
/ market, a Gem lapidary. Also, visit the Botanical Gardens in Peradeniya,
which was originally the pleasure gardens of the Royalty. Nearly 4000
species of plants are found in this garden and it is encircled by the
Mahaweli River. In the evening visit the Temple of the Tooth Relic and
thereafter witness a cultural show in Kandy. Dinner and overnight stay at
Hilltop /Le Kandyan Hotel / Earl's Regency Hotel, Kandy.
After breakfast proceed to Colombo, enroute visiting the
Elephant Orphanage in Pinnawela, which is a home to about 60 Elephants
found abandoned or orphaned in the wild. Also, accompany the Elephants to
a river close by to see them having their daily baths. Check-in at Hotel
Grand Oriental /Holiday Inn/ Taj Samudra for lunch. In the afternoon do a
city tour of Colombo, observing the old Parliament, the residential areas
and the BMICH (Bandaranaike Memorial International Conference Hall) .
Also, visit the Majestic City shopping complex, House of Fashion and the
ODEL Unlimited Dress Boutique, also visit the Ceramic cooperation show
room (Noritake). Dinner and overnight stay at Grand Oriental Hotel/
Holiday Inn/ Taj Samudra Hotel Colombo.
After breakfast proceed to airport for departure.