One day Excursions

One day Kandy

  • Kandy from Colombo or beach hotel
  • Pinnawala elephant orphanage
  •      Features one of the biggest herds of captive elephants in the world. The Pinnawala herd today numbers nearly 71 and is easily on of the most populer tourist attractions in Sri Lanka. The main attraction at Pinnawala is watching the elephants walking down to the river twice a day to have their bath. Feeding time for baby elephants is also a very populer time at the elephant orphanage.

  • Temple of the tooth
  •      Sri Dalada Maligawa or the Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic is a Buddhist temple in the city of Kandy, Sri Lanka. It is located in the royal palace complex of the former Kingdom of Kandy, which houses the relic of the tooth of Buddha. Since ancient times, the relic has played an important role in local politics because it is believed that whoever holds the relic holds the governance of the country. Kandy was the last capital of the Sri Lankan kings and is a UNESCO world heritage site partly due to the temple.

  • Botanical Garden
  •      Royal Botanical Garden, Peradeniya is situated about 5.5 km to the west from the city of Kandy in the Central  Province of Sri Lanka and attracts 2 million visitors annually. It is renowned for its collection of a variety of orchids. It  includes more than 4000 species of plants, including of orchids, spices, medicinal plants and palm trees. Attached to it is  the National Herbarium of Sri Lanka. The total area of the botanical garden is 147 acres (0.59 km2), at 460 meters  above sea level, and with a 200-day annual rainfall. It is managed by the Division of National Botanic Gardens of the Department of Agriculture.

  • Spice garden
  •      Sri Lanka is famous for its spices and spices gardens. These spice gardens offers tourists memorable visits to various spice plantations in Sri Lanka. In order to promote and uplift spice growing and spice gardens of Sri Lanka a spice council was established with all key industry private and public sector stakeholders. During early historical times Sri Lanka Known as Taprobane, was world renowned for its quality spices. During ancient times the Greeks, Romans and the Arabic maintained there links with Sri Lanka through the spice trade.

  • Kandy cultural show
  •      Sri Lanka, a country rich with culture & tradition offers a very vibrant and unique show of Sri Lankan traditional  dances, in the form of Kandy cultural show. The beat a dancing from "Salupliya" depicting several demons, "Thelme"  vibrant expression of low country rhythm, Fire and Harvest dances accompanied by Ceremonial Drums and the Drum  Orchestra rising and falling to the lively tempo. As many as 12 different folk and traditional dances are performed by  Kandy lake club dance troop within the span of one hour.

    One day Galle

  • Galle from Colombo or beach hotel
  • Turtle Hatchery
  •      Kosgoda is famous for its sea turtle conservation project operated by the Wild Life Protection Society of Sri Lanka. It was established in 1988 to protect Sri Lanka’s turtles from extinction. Since then it has released about 3.5 million baby turtles into the wild. The hatchery pays fishermen for eggs that they collect at night along the long sandy beach. Although October to April is the main laying season, some eggs (mostly green turtles) can be found at Kosgoda throughout the year. The hatchery buries the eggs in sand, and when they hatch around 50 days later the baby turtles are released into the sea at night. Only about one in 1,000 turtles survives to maturity. Kosgoda turtle hatchery also has tanks for injured or disabled turtles, including albino turtles that would not survive in the wild.

  • Balapitiya boat trip
  •      Madu ganga is situated in Balapitiya, along the country’s southern coast , within the Galle District of the southern Province of Sri Lanka. It opens to the Indian Ocean Madu lagoon is a very wide and a beautiful lagoon in sri lanka. It is in the wet zone of sri lanka with a high bio-diversity. Madu River has been proclaimed a Ramsa wetland in the world in 2004. A word from the captain’s boat house Gangabada Asiriya in Balapitiya in the coastal area of sri lanka. This is a very famous and popular among the lovers of nature in the world.sWe are very proud to say that we are the best suppliers of providing the best facilities and protection for all the guests who go round the madu lagoon to see the beauty of the nature.

  • Mask Museum
  •      The area around Ambalangoda, about 25km up the coast from Galle, is well-known for the craft of mask production. The masks are worn in dances, and are also sold to the tourist trade and institutions for display. This private museum, for example, is also a commercial outfit, selling masks that are made by hand on the premises.

         According to the museum's handout, there are three kinds of masked dances. Kolam masks are used in storytelling performances. Raksha (Demon) masks are apotropaic, used in processions and festivals. Sanni ("Devil Dance") masks are also apotropaic, used in curing ceremonies.

  • Moonstone Mine
  •      Immemorial Sri Lanka has been enjoying a prestigious position throughout the world as a country rich in numerous varieties of invaluable rare gems, precious and semi-precious stones having different pigments. Blue Sapphires, Yellow Sapphires, Alexandrite, Zircon or Tourmaline, Star Ruby, Star Sapphires, Amethyst, Garnets,Topaz or Quartz and Moonstones are some of the gems found scattered mostly in marshy lands and on river beds all over in Sri Lanka.Historical records of Sri Lanka that date back to the prehistoric eras reveal that present day Sri Lanka known by many other names in the past was a much sought after country for its gems, ivory and spices.

  • Hikkaduwa Corels
  •      Hikkaduwa has for long been the centre of sun, sand and surf in Sri Lanka and from the early days of tourism has been a popular stop for tourists travelling along the palm lined southwest coast. A major attraction in Hikkaduwa is its coral reefs and, over the years, the presence of the reefs has helped develop the town’s reputation as a destination for snorkelling and scuba diving.

         While coral reefs are found along much of the southern coastline, the reefs around Hikkaduwa are among the most diverse and accessible. Located close to the main road and in generally calm, shallow water, the reefs are an integral part of Hikkaduwa’s identity.

  • Galle Dutch Fort
  •      Basking on the southern coast of Sri Lanka in the bay of Galle, the Fort was first built by the Portuguese in 1588 before being extensively fortified by the Dutch in the mid 1600s. Recognized by UNESCO for its cultural heritage value, the Fort was declared a World Heritage Site in 1988 as a unique exposition of "an urban ensemble which illustrates the interaction of European architecture and South Asian traditions from the 16th to the 19th centuries.

  • galle city tour back to hotel

  • Two days Kandy

    Day One

  • Start from Colombo or beach hotel
  • Pinnawala elephant orphanage
  • Spice garden
  • Botanical garden
  • kandy city tour
  • Temple of the Tooth
  • Kandy Cultural show

  • After Breakfast proceed to kandy shopping.
  • Tea factory and plantation
  • Proceed to Colombo or Hotel
  • The above prices include:

  • Transportation by air-conditioned vehicle through out the tour.
  • Services of a Chauffer or National Guide Lecturer.

  • Above prices does not include:

  • Hotel Charges
  • Enterance tickets to the sites.
  • Video Camera permits at Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage.
  • Video Camera and still Camera permits at the Temple of the Tooth Relic in Kandy.
  • Cost of beverage throughout the tour.
  • Expenses of a personal nature.
  • Tips and Porterage.
  • Any other services not specified above.

  • Two Persons : € 75 / $ 80 (per day)
    Above Four Persons : € 70 / $ 95 (per day)
    Over Six Persons : Price Negotiable (per day)
    *We can provide hotel booking facility for lowest rates.