This 11 days cultural tour of Sri Lanka has been created with maximum luxury and comfort in mind. The duration of the tour may vary depending on your flight arrival and departure times. Also, you can extend this stay with added nights at any of the selected hotels for your accommodation.
For price details regarding this tour, kindly email us with your travel and passenger details. We will prepare a customized quotation for you according to your preferences.
Who can go on this tour?
Those who have a passion for studying the culture and tradition of various ethnicities will enjoy the cultural tour of Sri Lanka. This tour is also enjoyable for anyone wanting to explore the beauty, history and tradition of the island. Our accommodation is family friendly so do not hesitate to bring your children along as there is a lot for them to learn on this tour.
From pick up at the Bandaranaike International Airport, your 11 days cultural tour will begin in Colombo the commercial capital of the island. Since it would have a long fly, this day you will relax at hotel in Colombo
This day morning, we will proceed to Anuradhapura. En route, you stop at Yapahuwa ancient city (a 300-foot fortified wonder dating back to the 13th century) and explore the area. Your night will be staying at a hotel in Anuradhapura.
On day three, the ancient city of Anuradhapura will be explored where you will get to observe several historical remains. Later in the day you will visit the Mihintale Buddhist Temple and head back to your hotel for the night.
On your way to Sigiriya the next day, you will stop for a visit to the Aukana Buddha Statue and the Dambulla Cave Temple. Your hotel for the night will be staying at hotel in Sigiriya.
On day five we have a touch of adventure lined up for you where you can climb and explore the “Lion’s Rock” in Sigiriya. This activity is quite doable by most people so don’t fret at the task of climbing a rock! Later in the day you will be taken to visit the ancient and historical city of Polonnaruwa and will return back to Sigiriya for the night stay.
The next morning you will begin your journey to the hill capital of Kandy. En route you will visit the Matale Alu Viharaya, Buddhist Temple and the Matale Hindu Temple. In Kandy, you will be taken to enjoy an evening show of the cultural dance of Kandyans. Your night will be staying at hotel in Kandy.
On day seven you will visit the Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic and obtain blessings from the Buddhist Monks there. Next you will go on to visit the Three Temple Loop known as the Gadaladeniya, Embekke and Lankathilake Temples. These are Hindu-Buddhist Temples from the 14th Century. Towards the evening you will get back to your hotel in Kandy for the night stay.
This day morning, we will proceed to beautiful town of Nuwara Eliya where you will come across several waterfalls on the way. Ramboda Falls is one visit we have scheduled for you. Along the way you can also visit the Pedro Tea Factory and the luscious tea plantations of the country. You will also be given a tour of Nuwara Eliya, also known as “Little England”. Your overnight stay will be at hotel in Nuwara-Eliya.
This day is scheduled for the train journey from Nanu-oya to Ella, where you can have panaromic views of the tea plantations, waterfalls and mountains. Afterwards we will proceed to udawalawa same day,
your night will be staying at hotel in Udawalawa.
This day morning you can have adventures jeep safari in Udawalawa National park, afterwards we will proceed to Galle, there you will explore Galle dutch fort, then proceed to Mirissa. Your night will be staying at hotel in Mirissa.
According to your departure time we will drop us you to the airport. If time will not lack we can do the Colombo city tour as well on the same day.
The amazing cultural tour with U.S.P Lanka Tours comes to an end here. This itinerary is dedicated to exploring the cultural aspects of Sri Lanka as well as touching its splendid beauty and we hope you found it attractive.
Mon – Sat 8.00 – 18.00 Sunday CLOSED