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Cultural Triangle Extension

sri lanka Tours Cultural Triangle Extension

Cultural Triangle Extension

An ideal addition to a beach stay or easily added to our City, Safari and Surf family tour, this short extension explores the historic and natural wonders of the Cultural Triangle and the hill country town of Kandy.      

  • Style: Private Tour
  • Duration: 5 days/4 nights
  • Starts in: Kandy
  • UNESCO World Heritage Site of Sigiriya
  • Elephants and wildlife in Minneriya National Park
  • Dambulla cave temples
  • Scenic city of Kandy

Day 1  Colombo to the Cultural Triangle  
Drive to the Cultural Triangle, your base for the next three nights.    

Day 2  Polonnaruwa
Visit the former capital of Polonnaruwa and explore the ruins of this UNESCO World Heritage Site. Spend the afternoon at leisure.    

Day 3  Sigiriya & Minneriya NP  
This morning visit the rock fortress of Sigiriya. Hike to the top to see rock frescoes, the ruins of a 5th Century palace and spectacular views of the surrounding countryside. Later drive to Minneriya National Park for a game drive.    

Day 4  Cultural Triangle to Kandy  
Head first to the Dambulla cave temples, a complex of five caves filled with Buddha images and statues, reached by a hike to the top of a sloping rock. Continue to the hill country capital of Kandy, with an optional stop at a spice garden en route. In the evening enjoy a show of Sri Lankan music and dance before a visit to the famous Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic.    

Day 5  Kandy    
Depart Kandy and drive past picturesque scenery on the way back to Colombo, or head to the coast for a relaxing break.      

Colombo daily      
Your Bespoke Tour can depart on any day you please.

Guide Price £594
per person (based on 2 adults sharing)
  • Private vehicle & driver/guide
  • 4 nights hotel accommodation
  • 4 breakfasts
Not Included
  • International flights
Please Note:
This itinerary can start or finish from any of the coastal properties between Negombo and Galle, or from Nuwara Eliya in the tea country.
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The tour itinerary, inclusions and departures are based on travel from 01/11/2019 to 30/04/2021. Guide prices are based on twn/dbl share, are subject to availability and may vary by departure date. For travel outside of these dates, the itinerary and inclusions may vary to that shown above - please ask for details.

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