Arrive at Colombo airport and welcome by our representative and ready to transfer to KANDY (Approx travelling time 4hrs)
Sri Lanka Day Tour - Kandy
Travel with Achini Lanka and share the experience of the Hill Capital, surrounding by the Mountain and Lake. We take you the most sacred Temple of Tooth Relic, Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage, Ayurveda and Spice Garden in Mathale.
Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage established in 1975 as place for shelter and cares the wounded elephants and abandoned baby elephants found in jungle. This is covered a area over 24 acre land. Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage was under the department of Department of Wildlife but now under the National Zoological Garden.
The main daily activities taken place in the Pinnawela Elephant Orphanage are Feeding milk to baby elephants and the bathing sessions. Feeding to babies usual taken place around 8.00 am ( may subjected to change, please contact the relevant authorities before you visit). Elephants were taken for bath in nearby Ma-Oya ( a river) around 10.00 am and 2.30 pm in the evening. After the end of the session next ready to visit Spice garden (You will be offered free Ayurveda head massage)
In the 16th century Ceylon, as it was then known, was discovered by Portuguese who soon began trading in cinnamon and other spices. The Dutch and British followed bringing with them their own history and influences, forming a strong Western presence which created a history of food expressed with spices which can be tasted in the dishes today. Also the Spices are use in Ayurveda in Sri Lanka.
Thereafter take a little break for refreshment.
Continue to Kandy. Commence a sightseeing tour around the Kandy city.
Visit the Daladha Maligawa(Temple of tooth), Kandy lake view point, Gem museum, Botanical garden and local markets etc…
Evening witnessing the Kandy cultural dance performance.
Late evening drop to the relevant hotel in Kandy.
- Transport in a Private luxury CAR/VAN with services of an English speaking driver guide throughout the stay with sight seeing
- Snack & water bottle for Refreshment
- Parking fees
- High way fees(Arrival and Departure
- Arrival / Departure transfers
- Government taxes
- Airport pick up
- Assistance at the airport
- Fuel/ Driver Bata/ Local insurance for the vehicle
- Accommodation and Meals
- Extras of a personal nature such as liquor, laundry etc
- Entrance fees to places of sightseeing (could be paid directly at each site)
- Tips and porter-age
- International air fares and visa fees