Departure: Colombo, Negombo, Kandy
Duation: 2 Days
Kandy is a large city in central Sri Lanka. It's set on a plateau surrounded by mountains, which are home to tea plantations and biodiverse rainforest. The city's heart is scenic Kandy Lake (Bogambara Lake), which is popular for strolling. Kandy is famed for sacred Buddhist sites, including the Temple of the Tooth (Sri Dalada Maligawa) shrine, celebrated with the grand Esala Perahera annual procession.
The city of Colombo offers historical monuments, colonial architecture, festivals and events, beaches, fine dining, and shopping. With so much to see, do, and experience in Colombo.
Day 1: pick up you from Colombo and transfer to Kandy and visit Pinnawela Elephant Orphanag. It is an Orphanage, Nursery and captive breeding ground forwild Asian Elephants located atPinnawala Village, 13 km North East of Kegalle town in the Sabaragamuwa Province of Sri Lanka. Pinnawala is notable for having the largest herd of captive Elephants in the world. In 2011, there were 88 Elephants, including 39 males and 49 females from 3 generations, living in Pinnawala. The Orphanage was originally founded in order to afford care and protection of the orphaned un-weaned wild Elephants found wandering inand near theforests of SriLanka.
No visit to Kandy is complete without seeing the Royal Botanical gardens at Peradeniya whichhas more than 700 years history.The gardens showcase all of Sri Lanka’s flora and representative species from around the tropical world, includingthe magnificent Orchid garden, and the Avenue of Memorial Trees. There are over 10,000 species of flora pooms here. After lunch, enjoy a city tour including a visit tothe Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic,lanted here and during the Spring season in Nuwara Eliya thousands of visitors come to see the blan arts and crafts centre and a gem museum. In the evening, watch a cultural show and have dinner.
Day 2: Colombo
Visit Hindu temple:
Visit the main Buddhist temple in Colombo-Gangaramaya, where we can meet with Theravada, ancient remains to the present day branch of Buddhism, see a lot of interesting things that were pressented by visitors to the temple and now constitute an amazing historical collection, such as the little gold statue of Buddha, which can be seen only under the magnifying glass, the stupa of pure gold, inlaid with diamonds and rubies, the largest elephantine tusks and many other amazing things, donated the temple for many years of its existence. We also see the Temple located in the heart of a beautiful lake surrounded by a variety of birds.
Visit Victoria Park and the Town Hall, also known as the Viharamahadevi Park (Viharamahadevi Park). The opening of the natural corner took place after the end of the second world war August 24, 1951 onwards
The new Parliament building was built in the classicalSri Lankanarchitectural style. At the end of the tour we leave time for shopping, if our customers need to buy any souvenirs, clothes, tea, etc.