5-Day Sri Lanka Central Highlands Tour

Starting From

USD 380.00

Per Person
Adventure
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5 Days   4 Nights
Colombo
Total USD 380.00
Tour Overview

Journey through the central highlands of Sri Lanka which is regarded as one of the UNESCO world heritage sites where you can explore some natural wonders like waterfalls, mountains, valleys, endemic species of flora and fauna, tea plantations, hill country cities, temples and many more. If you are a nature lover and want to explore the hill country attractions, this tour is an ideal choice for you.

Itinerary

You will be warmly greeted by your very own chauffeur guide at Bandaranaike International Colombo Airport and transferred to your hotel in Colombo (Approx. 1 hour drive). Spend Overnight in Nuwara Eliya. Accommodation is in a 4 star hotel on bed & breakfast basis.
Drive to Nuwara Eliya (approx. 5 hours drive). En route visit Devon & St. Claire's waterfalls. In the afternoon, you will enjoy a city tour of Nuwara Eliya. Surrounded by hills and tea plantations, the town of Nuwara Eliya is blessed with spring-like weather throughout the year. A favorite retreat of the British during colonial times, the town is dotted with English country style houses and half-timbered bungalows. Spend Overnight in Nuwara Eliya. Accommodation is in a 4 star hotel on bed & breakfast basis.
06:00 Make a pre-dawn start to Horton Plains National Park, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Take a guided walk along the park's nature trails to a viewpoint known as World’s End. You may encounter a variety of wildlife including endemic Rhino-horned and Hump-nosed Lizards, highland bird species including the Sri Lanka White-eye, Dull-blue Flycatcher, Sri Lanka Bush Warbler, Yellow-eared Bulbul. You will continue your journey up to Baker's Falls, named after the famous explorer, Sir Samuel Baker. In the afternoon, you will visit the Tea Plantation and Pedro Tea Factory to learn about tea production and its significance to the Sri Lankan economy. You will be able to engage with a tea plucking experience during this visit. Spend Overnight in Nuwara Eliya. Accommodation is in a 4 star hotel on bed & breakfast basis.
Today after breakfast, you will be driven to Kandy (approx. 3 hours drive). In the afternoon, you will do the city tour of Kandy including a visit to the temple of the sacred tooth relic, upper lake drive, market square, gem lapidary and more. Spend Overnight in Kandy. Accommodation is in a 4 star hotel on bed & breakfast basis.
You will be dropped off in Colombo city or at Bandaranaike International Colombo Airport (approx. 3 hours drive) to catch your flight.

Tour Includes

  • 4 nights accommodation at 4-star hotels on bed & breakfast basis
  • Transport by air-conditioned vehicle
  • Entrance fee to Horton Plains, tea plantation and tea factory, Kandy Temple of Tooth, and cultural show
  • Nuwara Eliya city tour
  • Bottled water
  • English-speaking chauffeur guide
  • All current taxes as on date

Tour Excludes

  • Gratuities (recommended)
  • Any others expenses not mentioned in Inclusions section

Know Before You Go

  • Airport pick up will be arranged based on your flight details.
  • You must wear clothing that covers your shoulders and knees for visiting sacred or holy places.
  • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
  • The duration of transfers is approximate, the exact duration will depend on the time of day and traffic conditions.
  • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel.
  • Gratuity is not included and is left to individual discretion.
  • This activity is not wheelchair accessible. 

Tour Conditions

  • Child rate applies only when sharing with 1 paying adult
  • Children 4 Years +11 months and younger are complimentary when accompanied by a paying adult.
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult

Cancellation Policy

  • 30 Days prior to the scheduled starting date: No Cancellation Fee
  • 29-14 Days prior to the scheduled starting date: 50% Cancellation Fee
  • 13-8 Days prior to the scheduled starting date: 75% Cancellation Fee
  • Within 7 hours prior to the scheduled starting date: 100% Cancellation
  • Fee. No Shows - 100% Cancellation Fee.

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