Diving Tour 8Days / 7Night
Summary of Itinerary
Arrival, welcome by a representative of Lanka Sportreizen and transfer to Hotel in Bentota
Bentota is everything a tropical paradise should be - miles of golden, palm-fringed beaches, lapped by the azure waters of the Indian Ocean. The township offers visitors an opportunity to explore Sri Lanka's natural, cultural and historical riches, at their own pace.
Overnight stay at Bentota
After breakfast leave for Kandy – “The Hill Capital”
En route visit the Royal Botanical Gardens which is one of the best of its kind in Asia with more than 5000 species of different varieties of flora which incidentally was the Headquarters of Lord Louise Mountbatten - the Supreme Commander of the Allied Forces during the 2nd World War.
City Tour of Kandy including the Upper Lake Drive - a place where one could have a bird's eye view of the city below, the Royal Botanical Gardens - one of the best of its kind in Asia, a Gem Museum - to see how the valuable gems that you see on a shop shelf are turned out from a raw stone with the back ground history.
In the evening watch a Cultural Performance by traditional Kandyan Dancers and Drummers Including devotional “Fire Walking" Overnight stay at Kandy
After breakfast leave for Nuwara Eliya - "Little England" through the Ramboda Pass surrounded by "Green Carpets"- hills covered with Tea and cascading Water Falls amidst breathtakingly beautiful landscapes
En route visit a Tea Factory and a Plantation to witness the manufacturing process of world famous “Ceylon Tea" and to taste a pure unblended cup of factory fresh tea before being sent to the Tea Auctions in Colombo leading to Export.
Proceed to visit the Elephant Orphanage, Pinnawala to see the world's largest herd of domestic Elephants including babies who are still being fed by bottle thrice a day.
Transfer to Airport for departure