Sri Lanka East Coast Tour (5d/4n)
Airport - Sigiriya - Trincomalee - Nilaveli - Polonnaruwa - Kandy - Peradeniya Botanical Garden - Elephant Orphanage - Airport
On our East Coast Tour you will not only see major cultural sites like Kandy, Sigiriya or Polonnaruwa but also some of the best beaches Sri Lanka has to offer. Nilaveli is an unspoiled beach just outside Trincomalee where you can not only swim or sunbathe but go diving, snorkeling or watch Whales in their natural environment.
All our Sri Lanka East Coast Tours can be easily combined with each other, allowing you the flexibility to choose the perfect arrangement.
Additionally the tours can be to added to one of our Holiday or Hotel/Villa Packages.
Transportation is by limousine or mini van, air conditioned and fully insured to guarantee the maximum safety of the traveler.
Our experienced Chauffeur / Guides are fully licensed and they leave no question unanswered.
If you have any questions and/or need to customization, please contact us or use the "Notes" field in the form below.
Day 1 : After you got picked up at the airport or your hotel, you will proceed to Sigiriya. In the afternoon you will have the opportunity to climb the Sigiriya Rock Fortress, built 5th century A.D (claimed by some as the 8th wonder in the world), see the water garden, bolder garden, mural paintings, the mirror wall, the lion's paws and the royal swimming pool on top.
Overnight at Kassapa Lion Rock Hotel in Sigiriya
Day 2 & 3: After breakfast proceed to Trincomalee. Trincomalee is a port city in on the southern coast of Sri Lanka about 113 miles south of Jaffna. Trincomalee is one of the main centers of Tamil speaking culture on the island. . The beaches are used for surfing, scuba diving, snorkeling and whale watching. The city also has the largest colonial Dutch Fort in Sri Lanka.
Overnight at Suryia Lagoon in Nilaveli, Trincomalee.
Day 4 : Leave Trincomalee after breakfast and proceed to ancient city of Polonaruwa. Sightseeing of the ancient city of Polonnaruwa (10th-12th century A.D). You will visit the modern museum, the Parakrama Samudra (gigantic reservoir made by king Parakrama the Great), Statue of King Parakrama, the Library Shrine, Palace of King Parakrama, the Kumara Pokuna (pond used by royal family with the water flowing system), the Shiva temple, the Thuparama shrine room with its glittering statues, the Alahana Monastery Complex, the Gal Vihare (a master piece of stone carving), the Lotus Pond and a traditional wood carving factory.
Overnight at Hotel Suisse in Kandy.
Day 5 : Kandy is also a great place to buy local handicrafts, artwork and jewelry, and visiting Kandy’s bustling markets is an experience in itself. Which you will have chance to experience on city tour , visiting a wood carving factory, gem museum. After lunch you will visit Peradeniya Botanical Garden and /or the Pinawella Elephant Orphanage before make you way back to the airport or your hotel.
End of tour.
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|*the rate is per person sharing a double room. If you need an extra bed or a baby cot please mention it in the form below .|
|Sri Lanka East Coast Tour (5D/4N)||$325*||$325*||$375*|
Apart from some local festivals and events, the high season is generally from July to September and January to March; the Peak Season over the Christmas / New Year period. This varies slightly between the different locations and venues. We always make sure that you will get the best rates available. See also our Best Rate Policy