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Sri Lanka is a top-notch destination for Cultural tourism due to the diverse and colorful cultural essence the country shares with the world. Sri Lankan heritage of 2500 years is enriched with astounding architecture and monuments, vibrant festivals, religious sites, mesmerizing nature, and cultural traditions which you will unveil during your cultural travel with us.
Heritage and culture go hand-in-hand, UNESCO world heritage sites dispersed in north-central, central, and southern provinces will be explored during this tour while mesmerizing highlands in Nuwara Eliya and wildlife excursions to give you the ultimate experience of Sri Lankan cultural diversity.
Authentic cuisines with natural herbs and spices being a delicacy in Sri Lankan culture, cozy accommodation with flavorsome Sri Lankan staples will be prominent in this tour.
Archaeological Museum in the Ancient City of Anuradhapura representing a prolonged era of the most glorious kingdom in Sri Lanka, is a kickstart to your adventure unveiling Sri Lankan Culture.
You will experience the calming spiritual walk through the sacred religious attractions in the city, Sri Maha Bodi, Ruwanweliseya, and Jetawaramaya Monastery. Next, you will witness the glory of the Samadhi Buddha Statue located at Mahamevnawa Park.
You can comfort yourself at Heritage Hotel Anuradhapura with a scrumptious dinner later in the day.
After breakfast, you will set off to the Ancient City of Polonnaruwa, another heritage site with the Brahmanic monuments built by the Cholas. You will visit the Royal Palace of King Parakramabahu I in the 12th century. Next will be a safari ride in Minneriya National Park which is home to many wild animals including elephants, leopards, sloth bears, and spotted deer. The final visit of the day will be the Archaeological Museum Polonnaruwa.
Amaya Hotel, Dambulla one of the finest hotel chains in Sri Lanka will be your home for the night.
Early morning elephant safari in Sigiriya is a soothing start to a day full of adventure. Sigiriya Rock Fortress, the remarkable ancient castle of King Kashyapa will be a hike of 2-3 hrs stunning tour through Mirror Wall, Frescoes, and the entrance to the Lion Gate.
Next will be the sacred Dambulla Cave Temple with a historical significance in Sri Lankan Buddhist chronicle.
A long day in the ancient monuments and a long hike rewards you with 4 stars rated Amaya Hotel, Dambulla.
2 hrs drive from the dry-warm plains to cool green gentles of hillside meets the cultural capital of Sri Lanka, Kandy. Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage in the early morning is a charming experience. Spice Garden, Gem Museum, Wood Carving Center, and tea museum are famous bits of Sri Lankan Culture you will explore during the day.
Visiting the Temple of Tooth Relic will be a walk through the magnificent architecture and history of the Kandyan Empire. The evening in Peradeniya botanical garden is your time to lose yourself in nature until traditional Kandyan Dancing with a torch, lights up the night.
Royal Kandyan Hotel will be ready to welcome you for the night.
Nuwara Eliya is the heart of Tea plantations in Sri Lanka. The day starts with a visit to a tea factory. Next, you will visit Gregory Lake Park overlooking mesmerizing tea fields, mountains and engage in a variety of entertainment activities.
Then, Victoria Park, a historical park located in the center of the city with a museum you don’t want to miss. Next will be a Strawberry Farm to soothe in Nuwara Eliya Chilly Climate. Nuwara Eliya is home to a large number of waterfalls, you will visit wonderful Ravana Falls and Ramboda Falls. The next stop, Nuwara Eliya Hanuman Temple, is a prominent part of Sri Lankan Hindu culture and history.
Blackpool Hotel, Nuwara Eliya will be the night of the day with a cozy ambiance.
Yala National Park tops wildlife safaris in the country, as the park is surrounded by a dazzling coastal stretch down south, one of the most beautiful beaches in South Asia. The largest wildlife sanctuary in the country is home to much wildlife. The entire safari ride is full of wildlife surprises with a bright sky and soothing coastline.
Cinnamon Wild Yala is a serene 4-star hotel located overlooking the picturesque southern beach will be your last stay of this cultural adventure.