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Sri Lanka Beaches
 02 nights Sigiriya / 01 night Kandy / 01 night Nuwara Eliya / 01 night Colombo 
 
Day 1
Meet on arrival and proceed from Airport to Kandy. In the evening watch a cultural show. Overnight stay in Kandy.
Day 2
After breakfast go on a city tour. Kandy, the last capital of the Sri Lankan Kings, is a World Heritage Site. Visit the town and bazaar, the arts and crafts centre, a gem museum and a lapidary. Also visit the Temple of the Tooth Relic. Proceed from Kandy to Nuwara Eliya, en route visiting a tea factory & the famous Anjaneear [18 feet idol] temple in Pusselawa, situated on a hill overlooking the Kotmale reservoir area. Overnight stay in Nuwara Eliya.
Day 3
After breakfast, visit the Sita Amman temple. Ancient statues of Rama and Sita are present on one side of the temple. The temple seen today is a modern building with paintings & sculptures depicting the tale of Rama and Sita. The rear of the temple overlooks a stream, while from its front can be seen the Hakgala peaks. Later, visit Hakgala gardens, said to be one of the pleasure gardens of King Ravana. Expanded during the British period, it has a wide variety of flowers including a superb collection of orchids. Leave for Isthripura via Welimada, where you will see Divurumpola temple. Revered by thousands, this sacred spot is believed to be where Sita performed her Agni Pariksha to prove her chastity. Isthripura is the exotic cave that has a 2000 year old scenic waterfall. It is here that Sita was held prisoner with over 1500 women to attend to her every need.
Proceed to visit Ella, a small mountain near Bandarawela. Legend has it that Ravana hid Sita in the Ravana Ella Cave, situated in the massive Ella Rock. Then there is Ravana Ella Falls and a nearby pool bored out of the rock by the gushing waters, where Sita is said to have bathed. The Bandarawela hotel is a delightful heritage hotel built during the colonial period. Overnight stay in Bandarawela.
Day 4
After breakfast, proceed to Colombo via Ratnapura and Sitawaka, Avissawella. Visit a gem mine and a museum and strike a bargain at one of the shops in Ratnapura, the fabled city of gems. Sitawaka is situated near Avissawella on a tributary of the Kelani Ganga (river). Then go on a city & shopping tour of Colombo. See the 100-year-old clock tower and several British built colonial buildings. Other places of interest are a Hindu and a Buddhist temple, residential areas with stately homes of the affluent & the Bandaranaike Memorial International Conference Hall (BMICH & the old parliament. Also visit House of Fashion, ODEL, Noritake ceramic shop & a local souvenir shop.
Visit the Kelaniya Raja Maha Viharaya , a temple built in the 3rd century B.C. Kelaniya was one of the three places visited by Lord Buddha. It is also the centre for traditional Sinhala pottery. Within the temple is a shrine dedicated to Vibhushana, King Ravana’s brother, who joined Rama in rescuing Sita . Transfer from Kelaniya to Wattala / Seeduwa. Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 5
After breakfast, proceed to Chilaw & visit Manavari. God Shiva advised Lord Rama on installing and worshipping four lingams at Manavari, Thiru Koneshwaram, Thiru Ketheshwaram and Rameshwaram in India, to get rid of the dosham that was following him, since he had killed King Ravana, who was a Brahmin. Manavari is the first place where Lord Rama installed the Siva-lingam. To this date the lingam is called as Ramalinga Shivan. Rameshwaram is the only other lingam in the world named after Lord Rama. Transfer from Chilaw to Wattala / Seeduwa or Colombo (at a supplement). Overnight stay at the hotel.
Day 6
After breakfast proceed to Airport for departure.