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Sri Lankan Heritage Expedition: Temples, Forts & Tea Estates



7 Nights / 8 Days

Tour Type

Daily Tour

Group Size

10 people




Embark on a captivating journey through the “Sri Lankan Heritage Expedition: Temples, Forts & Tea Estates.” Explore ancient cities like Anuradhapura, discover the majestic Sigiriya Rock Fortress, and delve into the cultural richness of Kandy. Immerse yourself in the lush tea plantations of Nuwara Eliya, encounter wildlife in Yala National Park, and witness the historic charm of Galle Fort. This tour offers a vibrant tapestry of heritage, natural beauty, and cultural treasures in the heart of Sri Lanka.


  • Explore the cultural treasures of Colombo, including the historic Fort, bustling Pettah, lush Cinnamon Gardens, and iconic cultural landmarks.
  • Journey to Anuradhapura, a UNESCO World Heritage site, to visit ancient dagobas, palaces, temples, and the sacred Bo tree, and explore the birthplace of Buddhism in Mihintale.
  • Discover the rich history of Polonnaruwa, another UNESCO site, with its Royal Palace, Gal Viharaya, and temples, then ascend Sigiriya Rock Fortress, famed for its frescoes and gardens.
  • Experience the sensory delights of Dambulla Rock Temple's cave paintings and a spice garden in Matale en route to Kandy. Explore the city, visit the Temple of the Tooth Relic, and enjoy a cultural show.
  • Dive into the picturesque landscapes of Nuwara Eliya's tea plantations, where you'll learn about tea production, explore the area's natural beauty, and venture on an exciting Yala National Park safari to spot diverse wildlife.


Day 1: Arrival Colombo
Arrive in Colombo and transfer to your hotel. Later, explore the city, including Fort, Pettah, Cinnamon Gardens, and cultural landmarks. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 2: Colombo – Anuradhapura (210kms)
After breakfast, drive to Anuradhapura, a UNESCO World Heritage site. Visit ancient dagobas, palaces, temples, and the sacred Bo tree. Explore Mihintale, where Buddhism was introduced to Sri Lanka. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 3: Anuradhapura – Polonnaruwa – Sigiriya (160kms)
Drive to Sigiriya via Polonnaruwa, another UNESCO World Heritage site. Explore the ruins of the Royal Palace, Gal Viharaya, temples, and more. Later, visit Sigiriya Rock Fortress, known for its frescoes and gardens. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 4: Sigiriya – Dambulla – Matale – Kandy (92kms)
After breakfast, head to Kandy. En route, visit Dambulla Rock Temple, a UNESCO site with impressive cave paintings. Explore a spice garden in Matale. In Kandy, visit the city, the arts center, and the Temple of the Tooth Relic. Enjoy a cultural show in the evening. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 5: Kandy – Nuwara Eliya (75kms)
Drive to Nuwara Eliya, known for its tea plantations. Visit a tea plantation and factory to learn about tea production. Explore Nuwara Eliya's scenic beauty and golf course. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 6: Nuwara Elliya – Yala – Hambantota (200kms)
Proceed to Hambantota via Yala National Park. Enjoy an afternoon safari in Yala, known for its wildlife, including elephants, leopards, and birds. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 7: Hambantota – Galle – Colombo (252kms)
Drive to Galle and explore the city, including Galle Fort, a UNESCO site. Witness fishermen on stilts in Weligama. Transfer to Colombo. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 8: Colombo - Departure
After breakfast, transfer to the airport for your onward flight.


  • Assistance on arrival at airport.
  • 7 Nights' accommodation in 4-star hotels.
  • Daily breakfast & meal as per day plan.
  • Private air-conditioned deluxe car for airport transfer, sightseeing and excursion as per program.
  • English speaking tour guide on sightseeing days (local guide in each city), as per program.
  • Monuments entrances and activities charges mentioned in the itinerary.
  • Bottled drinking water in car.
  • Government taxes.
  • Any flight tickets.
  • Camera charges at monuments.
  • Expenses of personal nature like liquor, laundry, tips, telephone, fax, internet etc.
  • Gratuities & optional activities.
  • Anything not mentioned in inclusions.

Tour's Location


What is the standard of the hotels on this tour?
4 Star hotels
Can travelers upgrade the accommodation to 5-star hotels?
Yes, travelers can upgrade the accommodation to 5-star hotels by paying the supplement. Please send inquiry for same from the booking page to get the price quote.


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