Itinerary Overview

Experience the best of Sri Lanka and the Maldives on this 11-day journey. From rural serenity and wildlife safaris to aerial adventures and tranquil beach escapes, immerse yourself in diverse landscapes and cultures before departing from paradise.

Skeleton Itinerary:

01DAY 1: Arrival in Sri Lanka After reaching Colombo's Bandaranayake International Airport, Katunayake, an orange dmc representative will welcome you and escort you to your hotel nestled in the scenic rural surroundings of Wadumunnegedara.

02DAY 2: Rural Serenity Following breakfast, enjoy a relaxed walk amidst the verdant gardens and discover the thriving plantations abundant with coconut trees, various fruits, vegetables, herbs, spices, and rice. Afterwards, treat yourself to a charming afternoon tea experience, including homemade cheesecake, piping hot tea, and other delicious specialties.

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03DAY 3: Wildlife Safari Adventure in Sigiriya Following breakfast, journey to Sigiriya (about a 3.5-hour drive) and check in at Water Garden Resort. In the afternoon, embark on a jeep safari in either the Hurulu Forest or Minneriya/Kaudulla National Parks to spot wild Asian elephants. Your guide will inform you about herd movements, influenced by rainfall patterns. Spend the night at the resort.

04DAY 4: Aerial Views and Ancient Wonders in Kandalama Rise early and travel to Kandalama (approximately a 20-minute drive) for an exhilarating Hot Air Ballooning experience, offering a bird's eye view of the cultural triangle's core area. Flight duration is around 1 hour, subject to weather conditions. After the ride, return to the hotel for a late breakfast. Then, visit the iconic 5th-century Sigiriya rock fortress, exploring its royal gardens and ascending to the summit for panoramic views. Finally, relax back at the hotel.

05DAY 5: Pilgrimage and Peace in Kandy Following breakfast at Water Garden, journey to Kandy (approximately a 2.5-hour drive). Upon arrival, visit the renowned Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic, locally known as Sri Dalada Maligawa. This revered site attracts numerous pilgrims daily, adorned in white attire, offering lotus blossoms and frangipani in pujas. Remember to dress modestly, covering legs and shoulders, and remove shoes before entering the sacred temple. Afterwards, retire to your hotel for relaxation.

06DAY 6: Leisurely Day in Kandy Today, indulge in a curated picnic breakfast experience followed by a guided nature walk led by the resort's naturalist. The remainder of the day is yours to enjoy at leisure in Kandy.

07DAY 7: Transfer to Maldives - Arrival in Paradise Today, transfer from Kandy to Colombo Airport for your flight to Male (flight schedule to be confirmed later). The journey takes around 3.5 hours; ensure you arrive at least 3 hours before departure. Fly to Male and upon arrival at Ibrahim Nasir International Airport, our representative will meet you with a placard. You'll then be escorted to your resort, where you'll check in.

08DAY 8-10 : Luxury Retreat in the Maldives The Maldives is renowned for its opulent resorts set on private islands, stunning coral walls, and exceptional opportunities for deep-sea diving. Delight in snorkelling around the vibrant house reef, encountering diverse marine life. Relax and indulge in various spa treatments and savor delectable cuisine. Enjoy a plethora of activities, including diving, snorkelling, sunset cruises, and surfing, ensuring a memorable and fulfilling stay at the resort.

11DAY 11: Departure from Paradise Depart from your island resort to Male Airport for your connecting flight onwards.

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