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5 Days Sri Lanka Ramayana Tour Package

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5 DAYS - 4 NIGHTS
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Tour Details

Embark on a captivating journey through the Ramayana Trail, intricately connected to the legendary Hindu epic poem, the Ramayana. This extraordinary tale recounts the abduction of Seetha, the wife of Rama, by King Ravana. The island bears significant evidence of this captivating narrative. Explore it further with the 5 Days Sri Lanka Ramayana Tour Package offered by Lanka Tour Experts. We will take you to the very places where these crucial chapters of the legendary story unfolded.

Sri Lanka Ramayana Tour Package

TOUR STARTColombo / Negombo
TOUR ENDColombo / Negombo
INCLUDED
Private air-conditioned vehicle
Private English-speaking driver for the entire journey
Accommodations* (bed & breakfast)
Guidance to locations
All government taxes
All travel expenses are covered, including highway tolls, fuel, and parking
NOT INCLUDED
Sightseeing entrance charges
Meals
Train tickets
Guide/driver tips

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Day 1: Negombo to Kandy

Upon arrival, you will be warmly greeted by a representative of Lanka Tour Experts. From there, you will proceed to Kandy, making a stop at the renowned Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage along the way.

The Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage serves as a sanctuary for orphaned elephants, offering a unique opportunity to observe these majestic creatures up close. Established in 1975, the orphanage has seen its elephant population grow over the years, with several elephant calves being born here. Visitors can witness the feeding sessions (at 09:15am and 01:15pm) and the elephants’ daily bath in the nearby river (at 10:00am and 02:00pm), where these gentle giants joyfully frolic in the water.

Continue your journey to Kandy, the last stronghold of the island before it fell under British rule. This vibrant town boasts a rich history deeply ingrained in the local culture. Among its many highlights is the revered Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic, a significant place of worship for Buddhists. Explore bustling markets brimming with fresh produce, visit a modern shopping center, explore a gem museum, and discover an arts and crafts center. Conclude the day by enjoying a captivating cultural show featuring traditional performances and lively drumming.

Relax and unwind at your hotel in Kandy.

Overnight stay in Kandy.

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Day 2: Kandy – Nuwara Eliya – Kandapola

After a satisfying breakfast, embark on a scenic journey to Kandapola via Nuwara Eliya.

You have the option to visit the Royal Botanical Gardens in Peradeniya. Spread across 147 acres, these gardens are home to over 4,000 plant species and have a history dating back to the 14th century. Stroll through this enchanting botanical paradise, admire orchid varieties, and marvel at notable attractions such as the Avenue of Palms and the Cannonball Tree, originally planted by King George V.

Continue your journey to Kandapola via Nuwara Eliya. Along the way, visit a tea factory and the Hanuman Temple in Ramboda.

Ceylon Tea is an integral part of Sri Lanka’s identity and is adored worldwide. Immerse yourself in the scenic beauty of tea-covered hills as you explore a tea factory and learn about the intricate tea processing techniques. Conclude your experience with a cup of expertly brewed tea, the perfect way to savor this time-honored tradition.

Proceed to Ramboda, a place deeply connected to the Ramayana legend. It is believed that Lord Hanuman searched for Sita in this region. Today, you can visit the Hanuman Temple, constructed by the Chinmaya Mission of Sri Lanka, which houses a 16-foot-tall image of this revered Hindu deity.

Afterward, continue your journey to Nuwara Eliya and Kandapola.

Overnight stay in Kandapola.

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Day 3: Kandapola to Kalutara

Enjoy a delicious breakfast at the hotel before embarking on your journey to Kalutara.

En route, take a city tour of Nuwara Eliya, including visits to the Seetha Amman Temple and the Hakgala Botanical Garden.

Nuwara Eliya, a former British colonial retreat, exudes a charming old-world ambiance amidst picturesque landscapes adorned with tea plantations. As you explore the town, you will encounter colonial-style bungalows and English cottages that enhance its allure. The town boasts a magnificent 18-hole golf course and Lake Gregory, a popular spot for picnics and recreational activities.

Visit the Seetha Amman Temple, another site with ties to the Ramayana. This temple was constructed to honor Sita, Lord Rama’s wife, who, according to local tradition, was held captive in this area by King Ravana. At the nearby stream, you can find indentations on the rocks believed to be Lord Hanuman’s footprints.

Conclude your exploration of the hill country with a visit to the Hakgala Botanical Garden, also known as the “Pleasure Garden of Ravana.” This scenic garden is a paradise for nature enthusiasts, boasting an array of flora, including orchids, roses, and other vibrant flowering plants that add splashes of color to the surroundings.

Once you have completed your tour, proceed to Kalutara on the south coast and check into your hotel.

Overnight stay in Kalutara.

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Day 4: Kalutara – Kosgoda to Colombo

Indulge in a delightful breakfast at the hotel before making your way to the Kosgoda Turtle Hatchery.

Also known as the Kosgoda Sea Turtle Conservation Project, this hatchery plays a vital role in the conservation of endangered sea turtles. Visitors can witness this conservation effort firsthand, observing the newly hatched turtles as they await their release into the sea.

Afterward, proceed to Colombo, where you will check-in to your hotel.

Overnight stay in Colombo.

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Day 5: Colombo to Airport

Today is last day of 5 days Sri Lanka Ramayana tour package. After a satisfying breakfast, embark on a city and shopping tour of Colombo.

As the commercial capital of Sri Lanka, Colombo is a bustling metropolis located by the sea, blending modern development with colonial influences. Explore the city’s vibrant shopping hotspots, including the Colombo Racecourse, Arcade Independence Square, and the Dutch Hospital. These transformed colonial sites now serve as bustling hubs for shopping and leisure.

Other highlights of the city tour include the Gangarama Temple, the BMICH (Bandaranaike Memorial International Conference Hall), the Nelum Pokuna performance center, and the bustling Pettah area, known for its diverse array of shops and stalls offering a wide range of goods.

Afterward, proceed to the Negombo airport for your departure.

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