SOUTH EXPRESS

  • 4 days & 3 nights

  • 1ST NOV 2020 – 30TH APR 2021

Itinerary

Day -1

DAY-1 (Approx. 2 h 10min Travelling time)

Arrival at Bandaranayake International Air Port

Meet & Greet by Let’s See Asia Representative at the arrival Lobby.

Proceed to Colombo Hotel and check in

After few hours rest, proceed to Dehiwala Zoo Park.  

End of the visit , return to hotel.

Dinner & Overnight stay at Colombo Hotel.

Day-2

DAY-2 (Approx. 5h Travelling time)

Breakfast at Hotel

Proceed to  Colombo city tour.

After City tour Proceed to Katharagama via southern expressway.

Check in to Katharagama Hotel

Visit Kataharagama sacred Temple. Participate in the  evening Pooja

Back to hotel after kataharagama Temple.

Dinner & Overnight stay at Katharagama Hotel

Day -3

DAY-3 (Approx. 4h 15min Travelling time)

Collect your Breakfast packs at hotel reception

Drive to Yala national park by safari Jeep 4x4

After exploring Yala , back to hotel and collect your baggage to proceed to Ella.

You will be travelling through  katharagama – Buttala road going through Yala national Park.

En route you can see beautiful upcountry sceneries, Ravana Falls and nine arch Bridge.

Check in to Ella Hotel. Dinner & Overnight stay at Ella Hotel.

5

CINNAMON WILD -YALA

5

TAJ SAMUDRA - COLOMBO

4

GALWAY HEIGHTS -NUWARA ELIYA

4

LAYA SAFFARI HOTEL YALA

4

HOTEL MANDARINA - COLOMBO

3

RAMBODA FALLS -RAMBODA

3

OAK RAY WILD YALA -TISSAMAHARAMA

3

FAIRVIEW HOTEL COLOMBO

Overview

COLOMBO

Colombo is the commercial capital and largest city of Sri Lanka. According to the Brookings Institution, Colombo has a population of 5.6 million metropolitan area and 752,993 in the City proper. It is the financial centre of the island and a popular tourist destination. Due to its large harbor and its strategic position along the East-West sea trade routes, Colombo was known to ancient traders 2,000 years ago. Colombo was designated as the commercial capital of Sri Lanka. Famous landmarks in Colombo include Galle Face Green, Viharamahadevi Park, Beira Lake, Colombo Racecourse, Planetarium, University of Colombo, Mount Lavinia beach, Nelum Pokuna Theatre, Colombo Lotus Tower (is being constructed) as well as the National Museum.

DEHIWALA ZOO PARK / COLOMBO CITY TOUR

National Zoological Gardens of Sri Lanka is a zoological garden in Dehiwala, Sri Lanka, founded in 1936. Its sprawling areas are host to a variety of animals and birds. The zoo exhibits animals but also places an emphasis on animal conservation and welfare, and education.

KATHARAGAMA TEMPLE

Kataragama is a pilgrimage town sacred to Buddhist, Hindu and indigenous Vedda people of Sri Lanka. People from South India also go there to worship. The town has the Kataragama temple, a shrine dedicated to Skanda Kumara also known as Kataragama deviyo.

YALA NATIONAL PARK

Yala National Park is the most visited and second largest national park in Sri Lanka. The park consists of five blocks, two of which are now open to the public and also adjoining parks. The park covers 979 square kilometers (378 sq mi) and is located about 300 kilometers (190 mi) from Colombo. Yala was designated as a wildlife sanctuary in 1900, and, along with Wilpattu was one of the first two national parks in Sri Lanka, having been designated in 1938. The park is best known for its variety of wild animals. It is important for the conservation of Sri Lankan elephants, Sri Lankan leopards and aquatic birds.

ELLA – NINE ARCH BRIDGE, RAVANA FALL / LITTLE ADAMS PEAK

NUWARA ELIYA CITY TOUR

Quotation on request basis. Please fill the booking form and send us.  

 

Inclusions for the rate

  • Accommodation in standard rooms on half board basis at hotels specified or of similar standard.
  • Transportation by air-conditioned vehicle from pick up at airport to drop off Colombo.
  • Entrance fees and visits as per the itinerary.
  • Service of  National Guide/Chauffer - Guide

Value added services

  • Bottled water during the tour.
  • 01 SIM Card on arrival with 2 GB data.
  • ODEL shopping discount vouchers.
  • Gift Souvenirs.

 

Exclusions for the rate

  • Visa fees – US$ 45.00 apply
  • Entrance fees to sites not specified above.
  •  “X mas” & “New Year” Gala Dinner Supplement
  • Cost of beverage throughout the tour.
  • Expenses 
  • Optional excursions and additional services could be provided for which we will charge additionally.
  • Visits to wild life parks will be at client's own risk. 
  • Jeeps available are very basic with basic insurance cover (not comprehensive as in the case of vehicles used for tours).

Hotel rules & Regulations

The official check-in time at all hotels will be 1400hrs.

The official check-out time at all hotels will be 1200hrs.

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