Pre & Post Conference Tours

A drive through the city taking you to the busy commercial areas as well as the tree lined residential Cinnamon Gardens. Visit Sea Street – the Goldsmith’s quarter in Pettah, the bazaar area, a Hindu Temple, the Dutch Church of Wolfendhal dating back to 1794, the historical Davatagaha Mosque, the Colombo Museum. Visit the shopping malls for your souvenirs and handicrafts.

Colombo, like many capital cities in developing countries, is fast changing its face. Almost overnight, skyscrapers arise from where old buildings once stood. Yet in some parts, the old-world charm is retained. For example, there is a 100-year-old clock tower and several British built colonial buildings. Other places of interest are; the Pettah bazaar - where one can shop for bargain, residential areas where you find the stately homes of the affluent, the Colombo museum, the Bandaranaike Memorial International Conference Hall (BMICH)-an outright gift to Sri Lanka from the People's Republic of China, the new Parliament and the Dutch Museum.

Pick up the client from Colombo & proceed to Galle via Balapitiya

Do a boat ride in Balapitiya

Madu ganga is situated in Balapitiya, along the country’s southern coast, within the Galle District of the southern Province of Sri Lanka. The bio-diversity of the Madu River is of monumental signification when considering the wide ranges of aquatic and avian life as well as wetland dwelling amphibians, reptiles, mammals that inhabit the environs of this natural treasure.

On completion proceed to Galle and visit the Galle Fort, the chief port during the time of the Dutch reign. A fortress was erected by the Dutch to protect the natural harbor of Galle, which was the main port from where the Dutch exported spices, gems, essential oils etc. It also still offers buildings of Dutch architecture and the Dutch church with its graveyard is still in existence and should not be missed.

Lunch in Galle

After lunch proceed to Colombo via Kosgoda

Visit the turtle hatchery in Kosgoda

Kosgoda is famous for its turtle hatchery operated by the Wildlife Protection Society of Sri Lanka. Several species of turtles, especially the endangered hawksbill is protected here. Most vulnerable of all are their eggs which are left uncovered on beaches all around the coast. These eggs are brought to the hatcheries by the fishermen. Visitors are shown the huge tanks filled with newborn but lively hatchlings. After being fed, the hatchlings are taken to the sea and released when they are a few days old.

On Completion Return to Colombo

Pick up the clients from Colombo & proceed to Kandy via Pinnawala.

Visit the elephant orphanage in Pinnawala. This orphanage is the home for about 60 elephants, out of which some are baby elephants found abandoned or orphaned in the wild. They are being cared, fed and trained by the wildlife authorities. Also, could accompany the elephants to a river close-by and see them having their daily bath.

On completion proceed to Kandy.

Do a city tour of Kandy.

Kandy was the last capital of the Sri Lankan Kings and is a World Heritage Site. The name Kandy conjures visions of splendor and magnificence. Many of the legends, traditions and folklore are still lovingly kept alive. Drive around the Kandy Lake built by the last Sinhala King, Sri Wickrama Rajasinghe in 1798. Visit the Kandy town and Bazaar, the arts & crafts center and a gem museum and a lapidary. Also visit the Temple of the Tooth Relic.

Lunch in Kandy

After lunch visit the Peradeniya Botanical Gardens. This botanical garden was first built as a pleasure garden by a Sinhala King and was expanded by British. It is 147 acres in extent and provides an amazing variety of trees, plants and flowers.

On Completion return to Colombo

Pick up the clients from Colombo & proceed to Dambulla.

Visit Dambulla Rock Temple, donated by King Walagambahu in the 1st Century BC, to the Buddhist monks. This World Heritage site is the most impressive of Sri Lanka’s cave temples. The complex of five caves with over 200 square meters of painted walls and ceilings is the largest area of paintings in the in the world. Over 150 images of Buddha, including a colossal figure spanning 14 meters, imparts an impressive sight.

On completion proceed to have lunch in Dambulla

After lunch proceed to Kandalama & check in at Heritance Kandalama hotel

Evening at lesuire

Buffet dinner at the hotel

Overnight stay in the hotel on Half-board basis

Buffet breakfast at the hotel

After breakfast proceed to Sigiriya

Sigiriya rock fortress, which is a world heritage site, built by King Kashyapa (477-495 AD). The 'Lion Rock' is a citadel of unusual beauty rising 200 meters from the scrub jungle. The rock was the innermost stronghold of the 70-hectare fortified town. A moat, rampart, and extensive gardens including the renowned water gardens ring the base of the rock. Visit the world-renowned frescoes of the 'Heavenly Maidens' of Sigiriya, which are in a sheltered pocket of the rock approached by a spiral stairway. These frescoes are painted in earth pigments on plaster.

On completion proceed to have lunch in Sigiriya.

After lunch proceed to Minneriya Jeep Safari

Do a safari of Minneriya National Park

The extent of the Minneriya National Park is about 8,889 hectares. There are wet lands in this National Park, which have international importance, animal and plant species, which are plenty in dry zone are found in this park. Wild elephants, various amphibians, local and immigrant bird species are plenty in this park. About 160 species of birds, 09 amphibians, 25 reptile species, 26 fish species and more than 78 butterfly species have been found in this area. There are bamboo trees, which are rare in other parks and wild elephants can be seen conveniently. The significant feature is that these elephants can be seen going close to them.

On completion return to hotel

Buffet dinner at the hotel

Overnight stay in the hotel on Half-board basis

After breakfast check out from the hotel and proceed to Polonnaruwa.

Do a tour in Polonnaruwa

The second capital city of Sri Lanka, built in the 11th and 12th centuries AD. Visit the ruins of the Royal Palace, the Gal Vihara (where four splendid statues of Buddha in different poses are carved out of rock) and numerous other historic attractions at this World Heritage site.

On completion, proceed to have lunch in Polonnaruwa

Pick up the clients from Colombo & proceed to Dambulla via Kandy.

Do a city tour in Kandy

Kandy was the last capital of the Sri Lankan Kings and is a World Heritage Site. The name Kandy conjures visions of splendor and magnificence. Many of the legends, traditions and folklore are still lovingly kept alive. Drive around the Kandy Lake built by the last Sinhala King Sri Wickrama Rajasinghe in 1798. Visit the Kandy town and Bazaar, the arts & crafts center and a gem museum and a lapidary.

On completion proceed to have lunch in Kandy

After lunch proceed Dambulla

Visit Dambulla Rock Temple, donated by King Walagambahu in the 1st Century BC, to the Buddhist monks. This World Heritage site is the most impressive of Sri Lanka’s cave temples. The complex of five caves with over 200 square meters of painted walls and ceilings is the largest area of paintings in the in the world. Over 150 images of Buddha, including a colossal figure spanning 14 meters, imparts an impressive sight.

On completion proceed to Kandalama

Check in at Heritance Kandalama hotel

Overnight stay in the hotel on Half-board basis

Buffet breakfast at the hotel

After breakfast proceed to Sigiriya

Climb the 5th Century Sigiriya rock fortress, which is a world heritage site, built by King Kashyapa (477-495 AD). The 'Lion Rock' is a citadel of unusual beauty rising 200 meters from the scrub jungle. The rock was the innermost stronghold of the 70-hectare fortified town. A moat, rampart, and extensive gardens including the renowned water gardens ring the base of the rock. Visit the world-renowned frescoes of the 'Heavenly Maidens' of Sigiriya, which are in a sheltered pocket of the rock approached by a spiral stairway. These frescoes are painted in earth pigments on plaster

On completion proceed to have lunch in Sigiriya

After lunch proceed to Minneriya

Do a safari at Minneriya National Park by jeep

The extent of the Minneriya National Park is about 8,889 hectares. There are wetlands in this National Park, which have international importance, animal and plant species are found in this park. Wild elephants, various amphibians, local and immigrant bird species are also seen in this park. About 160 species of birds, 09 amphibians, 25 reptile species, 26 fish species and more than 78 butterfly species have been found in this area. There are bamboo trees, which are rare in other parks and wild elephants can be seen conveniently. The significant feature is that these elephants can be seen going close to them.

On completion return to hotel in Kandalama

Buffet dinner at the hotel

Buffet breakfast at the hotel

After breakfast proceed to Polonnaruwa

Do a tour in Polonnaruwa, which is the second capital city of Sri Lanka, built in the 11th and 12th Centuries AD. Visit the ruins of the Royal Palace, the Gal Vihara (where four splendid statues of Buddha in different poses are carved out of rock) and numerous other historic attractions at this World Heritage site.

On completion have lunch in Polonnaruwa

After lunch return to the hotel in Kandalama

Buffet breakfast at the hotel

After breakfast check out from the hotel and proceed to Anuradhapura

Do a city tour in Anuradhapura

Step into the cradle of the Sinhala civilization. 112 Kings ruled Anuradhapura, each King adding to it's splendor. Today Anuradhapura is considered a location of high religious interest, and many devout pilgrims visit Anuradhapura.

During the tour of Anuradhapura, visit the Sacred Bodhi Tree grown from a sapling of the very tree under which the Buddha attained Enlightenment, the ruins of the brazen palace (once with 1000 rooms) the Ruvanveliseya (92 M) the Abhayagiriya Dagabe (113 M), the Jetawana Stupa (122 M), - huge monuments built for the veneration and follow of Budhism magnificent Dagabe), the carved guards stones, the moonstone (depicting the life cycle of man), stone bridges, pleasure gardens, and also huge man made reservoirs.

On completion, proceed to have lunch in Anuradhapura

After lunch, proceed to Colombo

Pick up the clients from Colombo & proceed to Nuwara Eliya via Kandy.

Do a city tour in Kandy

Kandy was the last capital of the Sri Lankan Kings and is a World Heritage Site. The name Kandy conjures visions of splendor and magnificence. Many of the legends, traditions and folklore are still lovingly kept alive. Drive around the Kandy Lake built by the last Sinhala King, Sri Wickrama Rajasinghe in 1798. Visit the Kandy town and Bazaar, the arts & crafts centre and a gem museum and a lapidary.

On completion proceed to have lunch in Kandy

After lunch Proceed to Nuwara Eliya

Do a sightseeing at Nuwara Eliya

Because of its invigorating mountain climate and scenery, it is Sri Lanka’s one of the most popular tourist destination for both foreigners and locals. Nuwara Eliya is also the heart of Sri Lanka’s tea country, producing a significant share of the world’s best tea. Sri Lanka’s highest mountain, Pidurutalagala (8,282 feet) is located here. One of the finest 18-hole golf courses in South Asia is also situated in Nuwara Eliya

Check in at Grand Hotel

Buffet breakfast at the hotel

After breakfast check out from the hotel and proceed to Yala

Lunch in Yala

After lunch do a safari at Yala National Park by jeep

Yala is the largest National Park in Sri Lanka, which is the home for wild elephants, wild boars, wild buffaloes, leopards, bears, deer and crocodiles. Large flocks of migratory and indigenous birds are also found here.

On completion proceed to Cinnamon Wild, Yala

Check in at Cinnamon Wild hotel

Buffet dinner at the hotel

Buffet breakfast at the hotel

After breakfast check out from the hotel and proceed to Galle

Do a tour city tour in Galle, which was the chief port during the time of the Dutch reign. The natural harbor of Galle was used by the Dutch for the export of Gems, Spices, Essential oils etc. A Fortress was erected by the Dutch to protect the natural harbor which still in existence.

On completion of the city tour, proceed to have lunch in Galle

After lunch proceed to Kosgoda via Meetiyagoda and Ambalangoda

Visit the moonstone mine in Meetiyagoda & on completion proceed to Ambalangoda and visit the mask carvers factory & souvenir shop

On completion visit the turtle hatchery in Kosgoda

Kodgoda is famous for its turtle hatchery operated by the Wildlife Protection Society of Sri Lanka. Several species of turtles, especially the endangered hawksbill is protected here. Most vulnerable of all are their eggs which are left uncovered on beaches all around the coast. These eggs are brought to the hatcheries by the fishermen. Visitors are shown the huge tanks filled with newborn but lively hatchlings. After being fed, the hatchlings are taken to the sea and released when they are a few days old.

On completion proceed to Ahungalla

Check in at Heritance Ahungalla

Buffet dinner at the hotel

Overnight stay in the hotel on Half-board basis

Buffet breakfast at the hotel

Morning at leisure

Afternoon check out from the hotel and proceed Colombo