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Combine the cultural highlights of Sri
Lanka with relaxation in the idyllic
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Arrive and transfer to Sigiriya for 3 nights at
the Water Garden Sigiriya. (B)
Explore the 11th and 12th century ruins and the 2nd capital of Sri Lanka Polonnaruwa. After, visit
the Minneriya Tank, consisting of mixed evergreen forest and scrub areas and is a habitat for elephant, spotted deer, leopard, sloth bear and crocodile. Enjoy lunch at a family-run restaurant. (B)
Climb the iconic fifth-century Sigiriya rock fortress with rises majestically 200 metres from the scrub jungle below. Afternoon at leisure. (B)
Travel to Ashburnham Estate, a 1930s tea
planter’s house on the edge of the Knuckles
mountain range with fine views of the
surrounding hills and waterfalls. Stay 3 nights
on this working tea estate. (B)
Take gentle walks in the surrounding area,
visit the nearby waterfalls or explore the tea
estate in the company of the estate manager
Explore Kandy and its 16th century Temple of the Tooth in time for morning prayers. After explore the vibrant street market and wonderful botanical gardens that are home to a fine collection of orchids and a stately avenue of royal palms that were planted in 1905.
Travel to Colombo through tea plantations
and jungle covered hills for an overnight
stay at the boutique Maniumpathy. Colombo is teeming with delicious food stalls, this evening take a walking tour of the city to try a range of these delectable snacks. (B)
Transfer to the airport for the short flight
to the Maldives and a 5-night stay at the allinclusive
OZEN by Atmosphere. (B, L, D)
As per itinerary – B: Breakfast,
L: Lunch, D: Dinner, N: No meals.
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