Sun Sea and Sand East Cost8 nights / 9 days

Starts from

$3,515

ITINERARY

  • Arrive in Sri Lanka. You will be welcomed by a representative of Jetwing Travels & your local guide.

    Escorted to the coach park the Driver/guide will officially welcome you & give you a brief of the program for the day. Proceed to Negombo.

    Sightseeing in *Negombo - a famous fishing village North of Colombo, with a Dutch built Canal. The canal itself is a hive of activity with fishermen traveling up and down in their gaily-painted boats. On the shores of the canal you will find many homes and churches and many species of birds including spectacular Kingfishers.

    Transfer to hotel in Negombo
    Dinner & Overnight stay at a hotel in Negmbo

  • Breakfast at Hotel, Proceed to Anuradhapura

    Travel, at leisure

    Transfer to hotel in Anuradhapura
    Dinner & Overnight stay at a hotel in Anuradhapura

  • After breakfast leave from Anuaradhapura & commence a city tour of Anuradhapura Ancient Kingdom.

    • Anuradhapura Ancient Kingdom

      Anuradhapura was the first ancient kingdom and Capital of Sri Lanka. As you explore the ancient ruins of this UNSECO World Heritage listed site, be sure to visit the city’s greatest treasures. These include the magnificent 13 metre high statue of Lord Buddha carved out of solid granite, the most renowned relic of the Bodhi Tree (grown from a branch transported from India) under which Buddha was believed to have attained enlightenment. In addition to above, there are many other important shrines and monuments that give Anuradhapura its significant status as the first kingdom.

      Lunch at a Restaurant

      Proceed to Trincomalee

      Transfer to hotel in Trincomalee.
      Dinner & Overnight stay at a hotel in Trincomalee.

  • After breakfast at commence a city tour of Trincomalee including the fish market.

    • Tour of Trincomalee:

      Trincomalee is connected by Rail and Road. It has sunny weather throughout the year with white sandy beaches, calm, placid and warm waters ideal for underwater activities and for Whale watching. Trincomalee was a Buddhist Center known as “Gokanna” from very early times and later a Hindu Kovil was constructed at the site.

    • Natural Harbour

      Trincomalee Harbour is one of the largest and safest Natural Harbours in the World.

      Trinco Fort - In 1624 the Portuguese completed the construction of a Fort here after destroying the Hindu Temple at Swami Rock in the Fort. The Fort, which had only 3 Bastions was taken by the Dutch in 1639, but abandoned, re-fortified in 1675 and named it Fort Fedrick.

    • Nilaveli

      10 miles away is the finest beach in Trincomalee starting at Uppuveli 5 miles away extending all the way to Nilaveli.

    • Hot Springs

      There are 7 Hot Spring at Kanniyai just 5 miles away on the Anuradhapura road.

    • Thiriyai Vata-da-ge

      Thiriyai Vata-da-ge is 30 miles to the North of Trincomalee and is one of the best monuments in Sri Lanka.

    • Trinco War Cemetery

      Trincomalee British War Cemetery is a British military cemetery in Trincomalee for soldiers of the British Empire who were killed or died during World War II.

      Transfer back to hotel in Trincomalee
      Dinner & Overnight stay at a hotel in Trincomalee

  • Breakfast at Hotel

    Free & Easy
    Full day leisure at the beach

  • Packed breakfast and leave for Dambulla & visit Cave Temples

    • Dambulla Cave Temple

      Dambulla cave temple is part of the Golden Triangle of Sri Lanka and is encrusted into a magnificently large rock. It sits more than 160m above the surrounding land and spans for more than 1.5 km around the base.

      Also known as the “Golden Temple” it was listed as a UNESCO World Heritage site in 1991. This ancient complex was initially established in 3rd Century BC and is truly a wonder as it is the largest and best preserved cave temples in Sri Lanka.

      The cave temples are home to numerous religious and cultural paintings and sculptures.

      Lunch at a Restaurant

      Transfer to hotel in Sigiriya
      Dinner & Overnight stay at a hotel in Sigiriya

  • After breakfast climb Sigiriya Rock Fortress.

    • Sigiriya Rock Fortress

      One of Sri Lanka’s major attractions, the Sigiriya Rock Fortress was built by King Kashyapa (477-495 AD) for the purpose of protecting him from his rivals. An UNSECO World Heritage listed site, also known as the “Fortress in the Sky”. The climb up to the top of the fortress doesn’t only offer the reward of breathtaking views but there is so much to discover during your climb to the top.

      Highlights of the climb include water gardens, artistic frescoes, mirror wall, the lion gate and the magnificent views from the rock summit.

      Transfer back to hotel
      Overnight stay at a hotel in Sigiriya

  • Breakfast at Hotel

    Proceed to Colombo En-route visit Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage

    • Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage

      “Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage” is situated approx 90 km from Colombo. The orphanage was originally founded in 1975 by the Sri Lanka Department of Wildlife Conservation. It is aimed at providing care and protection for many of the orphaned baby wild elephants found wondering in the forests of Sri Lanka. Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage also places an emphasis on breeding and ongoing research for these gentle giants. (Optional)

      Transfer to hotel in Colombo
      Overnight stay at a hotel in Colombo

  • After breakfast Tour of Colombo (Optional)

    Free & Easy or last minute shopping.

    • Tour of Colombo

      Colombo tour includes a drive through the city taking you to the busy commercial areas as well as the tree-lined residential, Cinnamon Gardens. Visit Fort, the former British administrative centre and military garrison, Sea Street - the Goldsmith’s quarters in the heart of Pettah, the Bazaar area, a Hindu Temple with elaborate stone carvings and the Dutch Church of Wolfendhal dating back to 1749. If time permits, you may also see the replica of Avukana Buddha & the Independence Square. (Optional)

  • 8 Nights accommodation in specified hotels
  • Meals on Full Board Basis
  • Transportation in A/C vehicle throughout the tour
  • Entrance fees to all sites specified in the Itinerary
  • Service of English Speaking Guide throughout the tour
  • 2 Bottles of Water daily
  • Free Gift before departure

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