Upon arrival at the Bandaranaike International Airport, meet our tour representative who will help you with guided transfer to Kandy. There will be a halt at the Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage en route. The nursery, orphanage and captive breeding ground for wild Asian elephants provides shelter to the injured, abandoned and orphaned elephants. Watch the herds of elephants playing and bathing in the river nearby.
Thereafter, continue your journey towards Kandy. Tucked beautifully on a plateau bounded by mountains, comprising biodiverse rainforest and tea plantations, the city is a haven for nature lovers. Counted as UNESCO World Heritage Site, Kandy boasts of splendid lake, lush grasslands, mist-clad mountains and Sri Lanka's longest river. Complete the check-in formalities after reaching the hotel.
Post this, get ready for a sightseeing in Kandy. The first attraction of the tour is Temple of the Tooth relic. Also known as the Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic and Sri Dalada Maligawa, the holy place is also one of the most revered Buddhist sites in the world.
After this, proceed towards the Peradeniya Botanical Gardens. Fascinating millions of visitors with its collection of orchids, the garden is a paradise for nature enthusiasts. Walk around more than 4000 species of plants and check how many of them you can recognize. Next on the line is a visit to the Gem Museum. The museum is known for producing world's finest quality semi-precious stones and gems including sparkling sapphires in different colors like white, green, red, blue, etc.
A traditional cultural dance show is scheduled for the evening.
Enjoy an overnight stay in the hotel at Kandy.