SRI LANKA WITH MALDIVES 2019

highlights

  • Travel with Gem Tours Serving since 1983
  • One & only travel agency in India serving Pure Vegetarian Food “GEM TOURS AND TRAVELS”
  • 6 nights Accommodation @ 5* hotels with Breakfast in Sri Lanka
  • 4 nights accommodation @ 4* hotel with breakfast in Maldives
  • Daily Dinners at hotel in Sri Lanka
  • Lunch at Indian Restaurant in Sri Lanka
  • Daily Dinners prepared by our chef @ Maldives
  • Places Covered in the tour
  • Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage
  • Dambulla cave temple
  • Sigiriya rock, Spice Garden
  • Blue Field Tea factory
  • Sita Amman Temple
  • Hakgala Garden
  • White Water Rafting
  • All tour and transfers on Air conditioned KDH Vehicle
  • Return airport transfers by speedboat at Maldives

Itinerary

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Mumbai – Dambulla( DAY 1)
Distance :03:30 hrs drive (appx.160 kms)
Arrive at the Airport in the early morning to be greeted by Local Guide representative who will escort you to your vehicle. Have your breakfast and Drive to Dambulla, a town within close proximity to Sigiriya, in the centre of the cultural triangle of Sri Lanka. Visit the PINNAWALA ELEPHANT ORPHANAGE, a rare opportunity to view at close range, hundreds of Asian elephants as they roam, bath and feed. Check in to your hotel, rest & relax. (Meals: D)
Dambulla( DAY 2)
Visit the DAMBULLA CAVE TEMPLE UWHS, also k nown as the Golden Temple of Dambulla, Sri Lanka's best preserved cave temple complex. Then Drive to the SIGIRIYA ROCK FORTRESS UWHS, Sri Lanka's most visited attraction, a 180m high rock complex that houses ruins of an ancient palace, a giant lion carved in to the rock, beautiful frescos and ancient rock scriptures. Overnight at Dambulla. (Meals: B/L/D)
Dambulla - Nuwara Eliya( DAY 3)
Distance : 04.35 hrs drive ( 174 kms)
Visit a SPICE GARDEN and enjoy the play of spices on your senses. Drive to Nuwara Eliya, also known as little England, set against beautiful backdrops of Mountains, Valleys, Waterfalls and Tea Plantations. Visit a typical TEA FACTORY and discover the fascinating art of processing Ceylon tea. Enjoy a cuppa. Overnight at Nuwara Eliya. (Meals B/L/D)
Nuwara Eliya ( DAY 4)
After Breakfast proceed to visit the HAKGALA BOTANICAL GARDENS, the second largest in Sri Lanka, and famed for its Cinchona cultivation. SITA AMMAN TEMPLE is built in the place where, Hanuman's and Sita Devi's first encounter took place. It is fascinating to see footsteps both big and small in the temple premises, which is believed to be Hanuman's by the folks. Later enjoy NUWARA ELIYA CITY TOUR then return back to hotel. Overnight at Nuwara Eliya. (Meals: B/L/D)
Nuwara Eliya - Ahungalla( DAY 5)
Distance: 05:46 hours by Road (254 kms)
After complete breakfast check out from hotel and proceed for Ahungalla. Take on the adrenalin rush of 5km of WHITE WATER RAFTING, available for anyone above the age of 10 years with safety gear, modern rafts, and a comprehensive safety briefing. However, those suffering from heart ailments, epilepsy and those uncomfortable in turbulent waters aren't advised to go. Experienced rafter may take on the 8km stretch that includes 5 major rapids. Drive to Ahungalle, your beach destination of the tour, found among the popular beaches of the South-western Coast. Overnight at Ahungalla. (Meals : B/L/D)
Ahungalla ( DAY 6)
After breakfast visit one of the many TURTLE HATCHERIES (Optional) along the southern coast, a haven for baby turtles until they are ready to be released to the open oceans. Take a boat trip down MADU RIVER (Optional), riding through tangled arches of mangroves, home  to hundreds of species of plants, birds and animals. End it all by dipping your feet in the river for a brief fish pedicure experience. Rest and Relax, enjoying your Sun, Sand and Sea. Overnight at Ahungalla. (Meals: B/L/D)
Ahungalla - Colombo Airport - Maldives ( DAY 7)
Distance: 02:00 hrs drive (120 kms)
After breakfast check out from hotel and proceed to the Bandaranaike International Airport (BIA) to take flight for Maldives GAN airport. Arrive at the airport and transfer to the hotel by Speeboat. Check in at hotel. Day free for rest. Enjoy Longest island of 4.5kms surrounded by a natural forest. Enjoy Longest swimming pool in Maldives.  Overnight at Maldives. (Meals: B/D)
Maldives ( DAY 8)
After breakfast day free to enjoy the hotel facility. Facilities such as tennis court, spa, sports bar & beach bar, Organic fruits & salad farms within the resort, 04 swimming pools to enjoy, including 1 kids pool, free Wi-Fi, flat-screens, minibars, and tea and coffeemakers, plus furnished terraces. All have enclosed backyards and partially open-air en suite bathrooms. Enjoy fresh breeze while you serenade in the sound of the waves and admire the view beyond the horizon of the Indian Ocean. Overnight at Maldives. (Meals: B/D)
Maldives( DAY 9)
After breakfast day free to enjoy water sport activities (optional). Snorkeling, Scuba, wind-surfing, canoeing, banana boat ride, jet-ski, fun-tube, diving. Overnight at Maldives. (Meals: B/D)
Maldives( DAY 10)
Day free for leisure and enjoy the property. Overnight at Maldives. (Meals: B/D)
Maldives – Home Destination( DAY 11)
Morning breakfast check out from hotel and proceed to airport by speedboat. Arrive airport to take board flight for home bound destination with sweet memories. (Meals: B)

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Sockets & plugs

Maldives uses 230V, 50Hz with sockets and plugs Type C, Type D, Type G, Type J, Type K and Type L.
Sri Lanka uses 230V, 50Hz with sockets and plugs Type D and Type G.

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