Sri Lanka (once Ceylon) is an island country south of India in the Indian Ocean. Its assorted scenes run from rainforest and parched fields to good countries and sandy shorelines. It’s extremely popular for its old Buddhist remains, including the fifth century stronghold Sigiriya, with its royal residence and frescoes. The city of Anuradhapura, Sri Lanka’s old capital, has numerous vestiges going back over 2,000 years.
All transfers & sightseeing by AC vehicle.
Currency : LKR (Sri Lankan Rupee)
Population : 20.48 million
Religion : Buddhism, Hinduism, Islam, Christianity
Time Difference : IST
Best Time to Visit : December – March (West and south coasts) / April /May – September (East coast)
Capital : Colombo
Languages : Sinhala, English, Tamil
Dialing Code : +94
Best Connectivity : BOM, DEL, MAA, HYD, BLR, CCU, AMD
On arrival transfer to Anuradhapura. Check in to the hotel. Overnight stay in Anuradhapura.
After Breakfast initiate a city visit in Anuradhapura. Anuradhapura – one of the antiquated capitals of Sri Lanka, celebrated for its very much saved remnants of old Sri Lankan human progress. It was first capital of the Kingdom of Rajarata after Tambapanni and Upatissa Nuwara. The city, now an UNESCO World Heritage Site, was the focal point of Theravada Buddhism for a long time. The city lies 205 km north of the present capital Colombo in Sri Lanka’s North Central Province, on the banks of the memorable Malvathu Oya. It is one of the most seasoned ceaselessly occupied urban areas on the planet and one of the eight World Heritage Sites of Sri Lanka. It is trusted that from the fourth century BC, it was the capital of the Sinhalese until the start of the eleventh century AD. Amid this period it stayed a standout amongst the most steady and solid focuses of political power and urban life in South Asia. The old city, thought about consecrated to the Buddhist world, is today encompassed by religious communities covering a region of more than sixteen square miles (40 km).
The Samadhi Statue – a statue arranged at Mahamevn?wa Park in Anuradhapura, Sri Lanka. The Buddha is portrayed in the situation of the Dhyana Mudra, the stance of contemplation related with his first Enlightenment, additionally called Nirvana. Regardless of whether the Buddha’s Enlightenment was the experience in fact called Samadhi, or some other wonder, may rely on the philosophical faithfulness of the devotee. In the Dhyana Mudra the Buddha sits cross – legged with his upturned palms put one over the other on his lap. This position is all around known all through the Buddhist world, and this statue is along these lines a standout amongst the most normal bits of Buddhist model. It isn’t to be mistaken for the fundamentally the same as “Earth-Touching Mudra,” which portrays the straightforward move the Buddha made to battle off the figments anticipated by Mara, who was frantic to keep the Buddha from understanding that his, Mara’s, projections, and with them the whole world, are a fantasy. This statue is 8 feet in stature and cut from rock. Next continue to Trincomalee. Register with the lodging. Overnight remain in Trincomalee.
After breakfast continue to Koneshwaram Temple for Morning Pooja. Koneswaram sanctuary of Trincomalee – The Temple of the Thousand Pillars and Dakshina-Then Kailasam is a traditional medieval Hindu sanctuary complex in Trincomalee, a Hindu religious journey focus in Eastern Province, Sri Lanka. Constructed essentially amid the rule of the early Cholas and the Five Dravidians of the Early Pandyan Kingdom on Konesar Malai, a projection sitting above Trincomalee District, Gokarna narrows and theIndian Ocean, its Pallava, Chola, Pandyan and Jaffna configuration mirror a consistent Tamil Saivite impact in the Vannimai locale from the traditional period.
Kenniya Hot Water Wells – There are 7 hot springs now changed over to showering wells. The temperature of each is somewhat not the same as each other. It is likewise trusted the water from the wells have remedial recuperating powers and can cure numerous aliments. As indicated by the notice load up put by the Pradeshiya Saba at the wells, this well backpedals to the seasons of King Ravana who governed the nation more than 5000 years prior.
The Trincomalee Harbor – substantial normal harbor in Sri Lanka. Situated in Trincomalee, Sri Lanka in the core of the Indian Ocean, its vital significance has formed its current history. There had been numerous ocean fights to vanquish the harbor. The Portuguese, Dutch, French, and the English, each held it thusly. In 1942 Japanese Imperial Navy assault the Trincomalee harbor and sunk three British warship moored there.
A short time later continue to Marble Beach. Relaxation on the shoreline. Marble Beach escape and unwind at Sri Lanka’s most separated shorelines helpful shorelines. It is a standout amongst the most incredibly excellent extends of shoreline in Trincomalee with delicate fine white sands and clear turquoise water, it is a standout amongst the most tranquil and delightful shorelines in the world.Overnight remain in Trincomalee.
After breakfast continue to Polonnaruwa. Register with the inn. Initiate a half day city visit in Polonnaruwa. Polonnaruwa – the Capital of Sri Lanka from eleventh – thirteenth Century, contains some awe inspiring and astounding statues. Lankatileke, Tivanka and Thuparama are the most excellent and biggest hallowed place remains and Tivanka has the best case of frescoes of the Polonnaruwa period. Rankot Vihara and Kiriwehera are all around saved extensive stupas, and Gal Vihare – a stone holy place, has four Parakrama Bahu statue are cases of Sinhalese stone carver. Overnight remain in Polonnaruwa.
After Breakfast climb the Sigiriya Rock Fortress. Sigiriya – is home to the fifth Century “Stronghold in the Sky” which is maybe the most awesome single ponder of the Island. It is otherwise called Lion Rock on account of the colossal lion that used to remain at the passageway to the stronghold. Inside its triple-moated protection the immense shake rises nearly to a sheer stature of 500ft. On its summit are the establishments of what was at one time an extraordinary and extravagant royal residence and patio nurseries finish with swimming pool. On one of the stairways the main known old work of Sinhala common painting made due as Frescoes of life measured maids in all the freshness and delicacy of their unique color.A UNESCO World Heritage Site.Afterwards visit to Cave Temple Dambulla.
Dambulla – is a tremendous segregated shake mass 500ft high and a mile around the base. Here is discovered the acclaimed Rock Temple dating to the First Century BC. The caverns of Dambulla shielded the King Walagamba amid his 14 years of outcast from Anuradhapura. When he recaptured the position of royalty he manufactured the most eminent of Rock Temples to be found on the Island. An UNESCO World Heritage Site.Check in to the inn. Overnight remain in Dambulla.
After breakfast continue to Kandy. On the way visit to En course visit Spice Garden. Visit a Spice Garden at Matale (OPTIONAL) – and see the delicious Cinnamons, Cardamoms, Pepper plants and so on. You can likewise buy
your necessities of flavors. Next continue to Kandy. Register with the lodging. Kandy – the slope capital. The last fortress of the Sinhala Kings was at long last surrendered to the British in 1815. Kandy is a case of the Buddhism’s impact in Sri Lanka today. Sanctuary’s altars and religious communities keeping alive Buddhist conventions are all over the place.
A while later start city voyage through Kandy, including Upper Lake Drive, Market Square, Arts and specialties Center, a Gem exhibition hall and a lapidary and the Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic. Sanctuary of the Sacred Tooth Relic – as far back as fourth Century A.D, when the Buddha’s Tooth was conveyed to Sri Lanka avoided heretical submits an Orissan princess’ hair, the Relic has developed in notoriety and sacredness in Sri Lanka and all through the Buddhist world. It is viewed as Sri Lanka’s most prized ownership.
An UNESCO World Heritage Site. Jewel Museum and Lapidary – Sri Lanka produces the finest nature of diamond on the planet. We mine semiprecious diamonds, the sapphires of Sri Lanka, which are extremely restrictive and comes in shades of blue, red, green, white…act. Be an observer of the social show. Kandyan Dance is a move shape that began in the territory called Kandy of the Central slopes area in Sri Lanka. In any case, today it has been
boundless to different parts of the nation. Overnight remain in Kandy.
After breakfast continue to Nuwara Eliya. In transit visit to Sri Bhaktha Hanuman Temple in Ramboda. Sri Bhaktha Hanuman Temple – According to the antiquated stories, Ramboda is a region, where the powers of Rama’s accumulate to battle against King Ravana. This sanctuary was worked by the Chinmaya mission of Sri Lanka and committed to Hanuman. This sanctuary houses for 16 feel stature statue of Hanuman. A short time later continue to Nuwara Eliya. Register with the inn. Initiate a city visit in Nuwara Eliya.
The city was established by Samuel Baker, the pioneer of Lake Albert and the adventurer of the Nile in 1846. Nuwara Eliya’s atmosphere fit turning into the prime asylum of the British government employees and grower in Ceylon. Nuwara Eliya, called Little England at that point, was additionally a slope nation withdraw where the British colonialists could drench in their leisure activities, for example, fox chasing, deer chasing, , polo, golf and cricket. A significant number of the structures hold highlights from the pilgrim time frame, for example, the Queen’s Cottage, General’s House, Grand Hotel, Galway Forest Lodge, Town Post Office and even new lodgings are frequently constructed and outfitted in the frontier style. Any individual who visits the city can flounder in its wistfulness of past days by going by these milestone structures. Numerous private homes still keep up their early English-style yards and greenery enclosures.
Seetha Amman Temple is found around 1 kilometer from Hakgala Botanical Garden.The sanctuary is situated in the town called “Seetha Eliya”. This place is accepted to be where Sitha held hostage by the lord Ravana in the Lanka of the epic, Ramayana.
A while later continue to, Divurumpola Temple is where Sitadevi experienced test to demonstrate her Chastity. I am unadulterated, O fire, secure me. With these words she hopped into the blazes, to the frightfulness of the monkeys who remained on all sides viewing the grievous sight. At that point emerged from out of the fire Agni, the fire-god, whom she had summoned. He lifted Sitadevi from the blazes unharmed, and exhibited her to Lord Rama. I realize that she is spotless and unadulterated on the most fundamental level cried Lord Rama, facing get her. It is for the world that I influenced her to experience this trial of flame, with the goal that reality might be known to all. Overnight remain in Nuwara Eliya.
After breakfast continue to Colombo. On the way visit to Pinnawela. Pinnawela Elephant Orphanage (OPTIONAL) – Started in 1975 to house the surrendered and the injured, the shelter has developed
to be a major family today. A remarkable affair never to be missed. Next continue to Colombo. Visit Kelaniya Temple.
Kelaniya Raja Maha Vihara has turned out to be renowned as a result of the excellent works of art and figure by Solias Mendis portraying different occasions ever. Exceptional sanctuary devoted to Vibushana, King Ravana’s sibling, who aligned with Rama in the battle to safeguard Sita. Register with the inn. Overnight remain in Colombo.
After breakfast visit Anjaneyar sanctuary for morning Pooja. Anjaneyar Temple in Dehiwala – The main Anjaneyar Temple in Sri Lanka and furthermore the main Panchamuga (five confronted) Anjaneyar Temple in Sri Lanka. It’s the main sanctuary on the planet to have a chariot for Ajanyear. A while later City visit and shopping in Colombo (07 hrs – 80 kms).
Colombo – in the same way as other capital urban areas in creating nations Colombo is quick changing its face. Overnight, high rises emerge from where old structures once stood, yet in a few sections; the old world appeal is held. A 100-year-old clock tower and a few British assembled, frontier structures are still to be found in the city. The Pettah bazaar – where one can look for deals, a Hindu and a Buddhist sanctuary, local locations where you locate the stately homes of the well-to-do, the Colombo exhibition hall, the Bandaranaike dedication global gathering lobby – an altogether blessing to Sri Lanka from the general population’s republic of china, the new parliament in Sri Jayawardenapura and the society workmanship focus are a portion of the spots of intrigue that one can visit to Visit shopping buildings, for example, ODEL, HOUSE OF FASHION, MAJESTIC CITY. Overnight remain in Colombo.
After breakfast continue to Chilaw. Visit to Munneshwaram Temple and Manavari Temple. Munneswaram Temple – is an imperative provincial Hindu sanctuary complex in Sri Lanka, a dominatingly Buddhist nation. It has been in presence at any rate since 1000 CE, in spite of the fact that myths encompassing the sanctuary connect it with the prevalent Indian epic Ramayana, and its amazing legend ruler Rama. The sanctuary is one of five old sanctuaries (Ishwarams) devoted to Shiva in the area.
Manavari Temple is the primary spot where Lord Rama introduced the Siva Lingam and implored after the finish of the war with King Ravana. This Lingam is called Ramalingam on the grounds that it was made by Lord Rama. Aside from this, the Lingam in Rameshwaram is the main Lingam on the planet which is named after Lord Rama.
Next continue to Negombo. Register with the inn. Start a city visit at Negombo. Negombo – A noteworthy city in Sri Lanka, situated on the west bank of the island and at the mouth of the Negombo Lagoon, in Western Province, Sri Lanka. Negombo is the fifth biggest city in the nation after the capital Colombo, Kandy, Jaffna and Galle, and it is the second biggest city in Western territory after Colombo. Negombo is additionally the authoritative capital of Negombo Division. It is one of the real business center points in Sri Lanka of around 128,000 tenants in as far as possible, roughly 37 km north of Colombo city. Negombo is known for its enormous and old fishingindustry with occupied fish markets and sandy shorelines. Overnight remain in Negombo.
Breakfast, Check-out. Departure transfer to Airport.
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