3.00am to 9.00pm next day
You will visit
- Pinnavela Elephant Nursery
- Spice Garden
- Visit to Dambulla Temple
- Hotel (dinner+breakfast)
- Royal Botanical Gardens of Peradeniya
- Tea Plantation
- Ramboda Falls
- Tea Factory, Tea Tasting
- Nine-arch bridge
- Ravana Falls
If you’re looking for a two-day excursion that offers a mix of culture, nature, and adventure, this itinerary might be perfect for you. This two-day trip includes a visit to the Pinnavela Elephant Nursery, a spice garden, the Dambulla Temple, and the Peradeniya Royal Botanical Gardens. You’ll also explore a tea plantation, the stunning Ramboda Falls, and the beautiful Nine-arch Bridge before concluding the tour with a visit to the Ravana Falls.
On the first day, you’ll begin with a visit to the Pinnavela Elephant Nursery, where you can get up close and personal with these gentle giants. You’ll have the opportunity to watch them play, bathe, and even feed them. Next, you’ll visit a spice garden to learn about Sri Lanka’s famous spices, including cinnamon, cardamom, and pepper. From there, you’ll head to the Dambulla Temple, one of the most important Buddhist sites in the country, with stunning cave temples filled with ancient statues and murals.
On the second day, you’ll start with a visit to the Peradeniya Royal Botanical Gardens, which boasts over 4000 plant species and a beautiful orchid house. You’ll then visit a tea plantation to learn about the tea-making process and sample some of the country’s famous Ceylon tea.
Afterward, you’ll visit the Ramboda Falls, a beautiful waterfall with a height of 109 meters. You’ll then take a train ride over the Nine-arch Bridge, an impressive railway bridge constructed during the British colonial era. Finally, the tour will end with a visit to the Ravana Falls, which is surrounded by beautiful greenery and offers a refreshing break from the heat.
Overall, this two-day excursion offers a diverse range of experiences, including animal encounters, cultural exploration, and stunning natural beauty. It’s a great option for those who want to experience a variety of Sri Lanka’s attractions in a short period of time.