Nature Retreat

Destinations : Colombo / Pinnawala / Dambulla / Sigiriya / Polonnaruwa / Knuckles / Kandy / Nuwara Eliya / Horton Plains
Duration : 09 Nights / 10 Days

Day 01

Destination: Colombo    Drive: Approximately 1 Hour (35 km)

On arrival in Sri Lanka you will be met and assisted by our Airport Representative, who will direct you to your very own Chauffeur who will transfer you to Colombo, the commercial capital of the country.
Once you check in at your hotel relax and recover from any jet lag. If you have spare time your chauffeur will introduce you to the sights and sounds of Colombo.

Overnight Stay: Hotel in Colombo

Day 02

Destination: Dambulla      Drive: Approximately 5 ½ Hours (220 km)

Enjoy your breakfast early and leave for Dambulla. The world heritage site, Dambulla cave temple is a splendor. Thus it is the largest persisting cave temple built on a 600 feet high rock in Sri lanka. You will find nearly 80 documented caves in the area. It is evident that the caves were used as a prehistoric dwelling place before the arrival of Buddhism to sri lanka.

Overnight Stay: Hotel in Dambulla

Day 03

Destination: Kandalama     Drive: Approximately 15min (8km)

Acquire your breakfast bit early and get ready to travel for Kandalama forest where you can experience a full day experience of bird watching. Sri Lankan Spur fowl, Sri Lanka Grey Horn-bill, the Crested Serpent Eagle, White –bellied Sea Eagle, Little and Intermediate Egrets, Eurasian Open bill and Grey Heron are some of the indigenous and rare species of birds in the forest. Perhaps you can have a boat safari at Kandalama.

Overnight Stay: Hotel in Dambulla

Day 04

Destination: Sigiriya     Drive: Approximately ½ an Hour (25 km)

Enjoy your breakfast and head for the citadel of Sigiriya. This is a brainchild of King kashyapa who reigned around 5th century.

Destination: Polonnaruwa     Drive: Approximately 1 ½ Hours (67 km)

After breakfast, head for the world heritage site Polonnaruwa. It was the second capital of ancient Sri Lanka. Gradually you will find ruins of ancient palaces, monasteries and historical monuments constructed during the Polonnaruwa kingdom.

Overnight Stay: Hotel in Dambulla

Day 05

Destination: Knuckles     Drive: Approximately 3 ½ Hour (122km)

Acquire your breakfast and head for the Knuckles mountain range nesting in the Central highlands of Sri lanka. The mountain range gets this name as it appears like a clenched fist at a distance. Absolutely the wonderful scenery viewed from the distance is breathtakingly mysterious. The forest houses to a cluster of exclusive flora and fauna which has a great geographical value. You are indulged to take photographs and camp in the site.

Overnight Stay: Camping in Knuckles

Day 06

Destination: Knuckles      Drive: N/A

Get ready to travel for Knuckles forest reserve and observe the wildlife activities. Yet the forest has a earned a remarkable reputation for bird watching you can see Jungle fowl, Sri Lankan Grackle, Yellow-fronted Barbet, Small Barbet, Layard’s Parakeet, Sri Lanka White-eye, Black headed Bulbul, White Yellow eared Bulbul, Brown capped Babbler, Sri Lankan Lorikeet, Sri Lankan Warbler, faced Starling, Spot Wing Thrush, Sri Lankan blue Magpie and Dusk blue Flycatcher in the forest.

Overnight Stay: Camping in Knuckles

Day 07

Destination: Kandy      Drive: Approximately 1 ½ Hour (45km)

Thence continue your tour to Kandy. By the way visit a spice and herbal garden in Matale. Your chauffeur will support you to find out and arrange the hotel.
Kandy is another world heritage site travelled by so many travelers regarding its beauty and legacy. The evening is arranged to visit the temple of tooth relic or the Dalada maligawa. Then tour towards the Kandyan arts and cultural center. You can watch and enjoy a show presented by traditional sri lankan dancers and drummers.

Overnight Stay: Hotel in Kandy

Day 08

Destination: Nuwara Eliya      Drive: Approximately 1 Hour (20km)

Enjoy your breakfast and leave for the Peradeniya Botanical garden where thousands of visitors gather every day. The garden has earned a reputation cause of the wide range of Roses and Orchids planted in premises.
Nuware eliya, so called as ‘Little England is frequently visited by many tourists whom arrive sri lanka in their vacations and holidays. Leisurely spend your day and enjoy the other landmarks around the city.

Overnight Stay: Hotel in Nuwara Eliya

Day 09

Destination: Horton Plains      Drive: Approximately 1 ½ Hour (30 km)

Hortain plains located in Nuwara eliya, is the southern plateau of Central Province in Sri lanka. Horton plains are reckoned as the only national park in sri lanka that allows visitors to walk and travel freely on their own tracks in the park. Misty climate, high winds are common situations here. Finally you can head for Colombo.

Overnight Stay: Hotel in Colombo

Day 10

Destination: Airport    Drive: Approximately 1 Hour (31km)

Now that you are at the end of your journey with us, after breakfast your chauffeur will comfortably take you to the airport in order to catch your flight and depart from beautiful Sri lanka.


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