Trip Duration: 5 Nights / 6 Days
Itinerary: 1 Nights Negombo | 1 Nights Dambulla | 1 Nights Kandy | 1 Nights Nuwara Eliya | 1 Nights Colombo
Passengers should report at Bangalore International Airport at 6 pm with Original Passports, Ticket and Visa Copy. On arrival at Sri Lanka, you will be meeting our representative and be transferred to Negombo. Over night stay at negombo.
After breakfast proceed to Dambulla. En-route visit Muneeshwaram Temple, Chilaw. Muneswaram Temple, Chilaw After his victorious battle, Lord Rama left for Ayodhya, in one of King Ravana\'s vimana (carriages).He felt he was being followed by bramhaasthidosham as he had killed King Ravana who was a Brahmin. Legend has it that when he came to this place he felt bramhaasthidosham was not following him and he stopped the vimana and asked God Shiva for remedy. Lord Shiva blessed Lord Rama and advised him to install four lingams there and pray to get rid of the dosham. Since then many Hindu devotees flock to the Temple. Thereafter proceed to Manavari Temple. Manavari Temple. Manavari is the first lingam installed and prayed to by Lord Rama and this lingam is also called RamalingaShivan. In the evening visit Dambulla Cave temples. Photo Stop only Overnight stay at Dambulla.
Breakfast at the hotel, thereafter proceed to Kandy. In the evening commence city tour of Kandy, including Upper Lake Drive, Market Square and the Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic. Kandy - the hill capital, venue of the annual Perahera. The last stronghold of the Sinhala Kings was finally ceded to the British in 1815. Kandy is an example of the Buddhism\'s influence in Sri Lanka today. Temple\'s shrines and monasteries keeping alive Buddhist traditions are everywhere. Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic Ever since 4th Century A.D, when the Buddha\'s Tooth was brought to Sri Lanka hidden from sacrilegious hands in an Orissan princess hair, the Relic has grown in repute and holiness in Sri Lanka and throughout the Buddhist world. It is considered as Sri Lanka\'s most prized possession. Witness the cultural show. Overnight stay at Kandy.
After breakfast proceed to NuwaraEliya, En route visit the Sri Baktha Hanuman Temple, Ramboda. Sri Baktha Hanuman Temple, Ramboda On these hills of Ramboda where Hanuman was searching for Sitadevi, the Chinmaya mission of Sri Lanka built a temple with Hanuman as the presiding deity. On every full moon day special poojas are conducted and witnessed by thousands of devotees. Check-in at the hotel. Evening visit the GayathriPeedam in NuwaraEliya. GayathriPeedam It is believed to be the place from where King Ravana\'s son Meghanath propitiated Lord Shiva with penance and poojas and in turn was granted super natural powers by lord Shiva. Return to hotel. Overnight stay at NuwaraEliya.
After breakfast proceed to Seetha Amman Temple, SeethaEliya. Seetha Amman Temple, SeethaEliya. The stream that runs from the hill, catered to the needs of Sitadevi during her stay at Ashoka Vatika. She is said to have bathed in this stream. Now there is a temple erected for Lord Rama, Sitadevi, Lakshmana and Hanuman by the side of this stream. It is interesting to note that foot prints akin to Lord Hanuman\'s are found by this river -some small and some large. Thereafter proceed to Divurumpola situated in NuwaraEliya Welimada road. Divurumpola Divurumpola means a place where one takes an oath. Sitadevi, after being liberated from King Ravana was subjected to a test to prove her chastity by offering herself to the fire. However she came unscathed and proved her holiness during this ritual at this place. Thereafter proceed to Colombo In the evening visit PanchamugaAnjaneyar Temple. A temple dedicated to Anjaneyar in Sri Lanka. This is the only temple in the world to have a chariot of Anjaneyar. Overnight stay at Colombo.
Breakfast at the hotel. In the morning commence half day city tour of Colombo. Colombo - a drive through the city taking you to the busy commercial areas as well as the tree-lined residential, Cinnamon Gardens. Visit Fort, the former British administrative center and military garrison, Sea Street - the Goldsmith\'s quarters in the heart of Pettah, the Bazaar area, where there is a Hindu Temple with elaborate stone carvings, and the Dutch Church of Wolfendhal dating back to 1749. The historic Dewatagaha Mosque and the former Eye Hospital are two buildings in Cinnamon Gardens worth looking at. Also visit the BMICH, see the replica of Avukana Buddha and the Independence Square. After lunch transfer to the airport for the departure flight.