Highlights of Sri Lanka

5 Nights / 6 Days | 1 Country / 4 Cities

Highlights of Sri Lanka

5 Nights / 6 Days - 1 Country / 4 Cities

Kandy (2N)/Nuwara Eliya (1N)/Bentota (2N)

  • Family

Starting Price Per Adult

AED 1,340

  • day 1

  • MORNING

    Arrive in Colombo

  • NOON

    Transfer to Kandy with Enroute Visit to Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage & Spice Garden

  • day 2

  • FULL DAY

    Kandy City Tour with Visit to Temple of Tooth Relic & Peradeniya Botanical Garden & Gems Museum

  • day 3

  • MORNING

    Transfer to Nuwara Eliya

  • NOON

    Enroute Visit to Tea Factory, Tea Plantation, Hanuman Temple & Ramboda Falls. Afternoon Nuwara Eliya City Tour with Visit to Hakgala Garden, Seetha Amman Temple & Gregory Lake.

  • day 4

  • MORNING

    Transfer to Bentota

  • NOON TO EVENING

    Day Free at Leisure or Enjoy Optional Water Sports activities in Bentota

  • day 5

  • MORNING

    Morning Bentota City Tour with Visit to Turtle Hatchery & Madu River Boat Ride

  • day 6

  • MORNING

    Transfer to Colombo Airport

Day 1

| Colombo

Welcome to Colombo! Our representative will meet you at the Bandaranaike International Airport and then you’ll be escorted to your vehicle to begin your holiday in Sri Lanka with transfer to Kandy.

Lying amidst the hills, Kandy is the last capital of the ancient kings of Sri Lanka. While being the second largest city in Sri Lanka it is also famous for its immense beauty and is named as one of the seven UNESCO declared World Heritage sites in the country. Enroute while travelling from Colombo to Kandy we will Visit Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage & Spice Garden. Volunteers and caretakers provide shelter and take care of orphaned, abandoned and injured elephants within the park. You can watch caretakers feed, bathe and help these gentle giants. You want walk with the herd to the nearby river to watch the elephants bathe and play around in water. Spice Gardens shapes a key fascination with Sri Lanka. The nation is well known over the world for its uncommon accumulation of spices and herbs. The key fascination of this area is to investigate the famous and additionally the unusual herbs being are prepared in the most stunning way. Herbs those are regular in a family unit like Peppercorns, Turmeric, Cardamom, Cloves, Nutmeg, Cinnamon, Vanilla, Aloe Vera, Cocoa, and so on are being handled here.

Day 2

| Kandy

After enjoying a hearty breakfast, you will proceed to enjoy Kandy City Tour. Start your journey from one of the world heritages as well as a sacred place for the Buddhists all over the world; namely the Temple of tooth Relic known to the Sri Lankans as Dalada Maligawa. Your next visit will be to the Peradeniya Botanical Gardens which is a paradise for nature lovers. This beautiful flower Eden is restored with over 300 different varieties of orchids, other spices, medicinal plants and Palm trees. Every year more than 1.2 million people are enchanted by the beauty of these 147 acre flower gardens. The real evidence of the richness will be affirmed by your visit to the Gem Museum. Sri Lanka produces the finest quality of gems in the world. Semi-precious gems, the sapphires of Sri Lanka, which are very exclusive and comes in shades of blue, red, green, white etc. After your journey you will drop to Hotel safely.

Dress Code for Temple: Wear clothes that cover your legs and your shoulders, and remove your shoes outside the temple.

Day 3

| Nuwara Eliya

After breakfast, we will proceed to Nuwara Eliya. Nuwara Eliya (City of Lights), blessed with salubrious climate, breathtaking views of valleys, meadows, mountains and greenery; Surrounded by hills and tea plantations, the town of Nuwara Eliya enjoys spring-like weather throughout the year. It is also known as "'Little England" which was the favorite hill station of the British who tried to create Nuwara Eliya into a typical English Village. Enroute to Nuwara Eliya we will visit Tea factory, Tea plantation, Hanuman Temple & Ramboda Falls. Afternoon Check-In to your hotel in Nuwara Eliya & later we proceed for city tour of Nuwara Eliya. You will visit the main attractions of the town which include the golf course, Victoria Park, and boating or fishing on Lake Gregory. You will also visit Seetha Eliya and Haggala Gardens. Seetha Eliya is a temple which was mentioned in the famous epic Ramayana. Haggala is a temperate hill-country garden where languid low-country lotus and water lily float in their serene loveliness.

Day 4

| Nuwara Eliya

After enjoying a hearty breakfast, start your journey towards Bentota, the city of the Golden Beaches. The day is divided in spending Swimming in the water and bathing in the sun. Bentota provides the perfect turf for unfurled vacation at the beach. While enjoying the sun, sea and sand the beach lovers can enroll themselves in various water sports bringing in the unique pleasure of this locale.

Day 5

| Bentota

On your city tour you will enjoy a boat ride along the Madu River. It is a scenic tour relaxing and interesting while passing many islets forested with mangroves and experience the natural rhythms as well. Then visit to turtle Hatchery which give unforgettable experience. The Turtle Hatchery is the prime turtle nesting site which was open by the Wild life Protection Society in 1981. Here you can see huge tanks filled with new born turtle hatchlings. After being fed, the baby turtles are taken to the sea and released when they are 2-4 days old, usually during the safer hours of darkness. After your journey you will drop to Hotel safely. You can opt for Optional Water Sport Activities such as Jet Ski, Banana Boat Ride & Tube Ride

Day 6

| Colombo

After enjoying your breakfast, proceed to the airport for your return flight. We hope you had a great holiday and hope to see you again soon.

Standard :

  • KANDY-Oak Ray Regency or similar

    NUWARA ELIYA-Oak Ray Tea Bush or similar

    BENTOTA-Joe’s Resort Bentota or similar

Deluxe :

  • KANDY-Royal Classic Resort or similar

    NUWARA ELIYA-Araliya Red or similar

    BENTOTA-Temple Tree or similar

Premium :

  • KANDY-Mahaweli Reach or similar

    NUWARA ELIYA-Araliya Green City or similar

    BENTOTA-Cinnamon Bay or similar

Inclusions

Exclusions

Inclusions

  • 2 Nights’ accommodation in Kandy at selected hotel category
  • 1 Night accommodation in Nuwara Eliya at selected hotel category
  • 2 Nights’ accommodation in Bentota at selected hotel category
  • Meet & Assist at Colombo International Airport
  • Daily Breakfast & Dinner
  • Transportation in PVT Air Conditioned Vehicle
  • Services of an English Speaking Chauffeur
  • Entrance Ticket to Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage
  • Entrance Ticket to Spice Garden
  • Entrance Ticket to Temple of Tooth Relic
  • Entrance Ticket to Royal Botanical Garden in Kandy
  • Entrance to Hakgala Gardens in Nuwara Eliya
  • Tickets for Madu River Boat Ride
  • Entrance Tickets to Turtle Hatchery
  • Complimentary Entrance to Woodcarvings visit in Kandy
  • Complimentary Entrance to Silk & Batik Shop at Kandy
  • Gems Factory Visit & Explanation in Gem Making Process at Kandy
  • Complimentary Tea Plantation Visit with Entrance to Tea Factory & Tea Making Process
  • Complimentary Flamingo Duty Free Discount Voucher – 5%
  • Safety Kit (Mask, Hand Gloves, Sanitizer, Wet Tissues & Siddhalepa Lakpeyawa Ayurveda Tea Packet)
  • Cost of COVID-19 Insurance of USD 12 per person which covers USD 50,000 hospital fee up to one month
  • All Local Government Taxes

Exclusions

  • Any Video or Camera Permits
  • Visa
  • Entrance Fees to Sightseeings other than the one’s listed above in Inclusions
  • Extra Meals
  • Cost of RT-PCR Test before departure
  • Expenses of personal nature such as tips, telephone calls, laundry, liquor, etc.
  • Anything which is not specified in Inclusions
  • Peak / Festival Period Surcharge to be paid extra & will be notified at time of booking confirmation
  • Early Check-In & Late Check-Out Charges
  • Packages are valid till 30th March 2022

Cancellation Policy

Cancellation Policy (Per Person)
Days before departure:Cancellation Charge:
10 days100%
10 to 15 days75% + Non Refundable Component
15 to 30 days30% + Non Refundable Component
Hotel / Air 100% in case of non-refundable ticket / Hotel Room
Cruise / Visa On Actuals

Payment Policy

Payment PolicyOnline Advance as per Website
Within 45 to 30 days prior to the departure of the tour 75% of total tour cost or Non Refundable component whichever is higher
Within 30 days prior to the departure of the tour100% of total tour cost
  • All Prices are in UAE AED and subject to change without prior notice.

  • In case FIT flight inclusive package, full amount of flight will be payable at the time of booking.

  • **For Air tickets being issued / blocked on time limit: Full UAE AED component to be collected before issuance,else price will be subject to change.

  • Booking confirmations are subject to availability.

  • All Hotels Rooms are subject to availability

  • We are not holding any reservations of air seats, hotel rooms, conference rooms etc. Final availability status will only be known when we request for bookings.

  • Holiday Surcharge will be additional if applicable

  • Any overstay expenses due to delay or change or cancellation in flight will be on the guests own & Akbar Holidays will not be held liable for such expenses however we will provide best possible assistance.

  • Price on website //quoted are subject to availability at time of confirmation, we are currently not holding any blocking against the sent quotation.

Terms & Conditions

Prior to boarding, travelers are required to:

i. Have a valid tourist visa. All visas must be applied online. Visit www.eta.gov.lk.

ii. Have done a negative PCR test within 72 hours prior to embarkation (Children

below 2 years are exempted).

Note:

  • Fully vaccinated travelers are EXEMPTED from obtaining the mandatory COVID-19 Local Insurance cover. However, travelers should ensure that they have a comprehensive travel insurance that will cover health and other expenses related to COVID-19 should there be a need as Government of Sri Lanka will not bear any costs resulting.
  • Fully vaccinated travelers if accompanied by not-vaccinated/not-fully vaccinated children of 12-18 years, pay for on-arrival PCR test at USD 40 per test. Travelers can pay for PCR test at the Ministry of Health approved laboratory established at Bandaranaike International Airport (BIA) or any other MOH approved laboratory. Also, travelers can visit www.visitsrilanka.gov.lk to pay in advance.
  • Fully vaccinated travelers if accompanied by not-vaccinated/not-fully vaccinated children, (all age groups) ensure that the comprehensive travel insurance is extended to cover the children adequately as the Government of Sri Lanka will not bear any costs resulting

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