3 - Days of Sri Lanka - Tour (2 nights)
1st day: Waikkala - Kandy.
On the way we visit a spice garden.
In Kandy we visit the Botanical Garden. We attend the early evening ceremony at the temple of the "holy tooth". Then we look Sri Lankan folk dances in the auditorium.
Stay overnight in Kandy at Hotel Swiss Rresidency or Hotel Thilanka.
2nd day: Kandy - Polonnaruwa - Sigiriya - Dambulla.
Stay overnight in Dambulla at Hotel Thilanka.
On the way we visit the Hindu temple in Matale. Continue driving through a landscape of lakes, partly nature reserve to Polonnaruwa visiting the ruins of temples, palaces and stupas from the 11th Century. The highlights are the rock sculptures of standing, sitting and reclining Buddha and the statue of the King Parakramabahu. Drive back to Sigiriya.
On the road you can see sometimes wild elephants, hyenas and jackals.
Stay overnight in Dambulla at the Hotel Thilanka.
3rd day: Dambulla - Sigiriya - Elephant Orphanage –
Early morning we will ascent to the famous Sigiriya Rock.
We can see ancient rock paintings, excavations of the royal palace and wonderful views.
After the descent we have the breakfast at the hotel. Then we returned to Waikkala.
On the way we visit the famous elephant orphanage with over 60 elephants (including 32 elephant babies). We can see elephant feeding and Elephant bath in the river. (You can even bottle-feed babies).
Along the way we make several interesting discoveries.
(Rice crop, rice mills, coconut processing, pottery, lime kiln, etc.)
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