Sri Lanka Hotel bookings / Tour packages

ATM 2012 Packages Summer 12

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05
Nights / 06 Days Cultural Tour

 

Day 01  -

Arrival &
transfer to Sigiriya. En-route visit Pinnwala
elephant orphanage

Which is home for about 90 elephants, out of which
some are baby elephants found abandoned or orphaned in the wild. The best
time to visit is during the feeding time at 9.15 a.m or 1.15 p.m.

Relax at the hotel in the afternoon.

Overnight stay in Sigiriya /
Dambulla

 

Day 02 

Breakfast
at the hotel

Optional excursion to Sigiriya Rock Fortress

Rock Fortress of Sigiriya – This
World Heritage site – a spectacular

Rock
Fortress – is one of Sri Lanka’s major attractions. The most impressive
elements of the unique complex are the Water Gardens, the Frescoes of beautiful
maidens, the Mirror Wall with ancient graffiti, the Lion platform and the Summit
with an area of 1.6 hectares which was completely covered with buildings during
the period of Sigiriya’s glory.

 

In the
afternoon optional Jeep safari to Minneriya national park.

Overnight stay in Sigiriya /
Dambulla

 

Day 03             

After breakfast proceed to Kandy. En route visit a spice garden in Matale.

 

Spice Garden at Matale and see the luscious
Cinnamons, Cardamons, Pepper plants etc. You can also purchase your
requirements of spices. You can have Srilankan style home made lunch at the
Spice Garden if interested.

Thereafter proceed to Kandy.

In the afternoon proceed on a sightseeing tour
of Kandy including visiting The Temple of the Tooth Relic.

 

Kandy - the hill capital which was the last capital of the Sri
Lankan kings. Kandy is venue of the annual Perahera festival happening in July
or August in Kandy every year, it has become a unique symbol of Sri Lanka. It
is a Buddhist festival consisting of dances and nicely decorated elephants.
There are fire-dances, whip-dances, Kandian dances and various other cultural
dances. The elephants are usually adorned with lavish garments.

The last stronghold of the Sinhala Kings was finally ceded to the British in
1815. Kandy is an example of the Buddhism’s influence in Sri Lanka today.
Temple’s shrines and monasteries keeping alive Buddhist traditions are
everywhere. Drive around the Kandy Lake built by the last Sinhala king Sri
Wickrama Rajasinghe. Visit the Kandy town and Bazaar, the arts &
crafts centre and a gem museum and a lapidary.
 

 

In the evening watch a cultural show
featuring the exotic traditional dances of Sri Lanka.

Return back to the hotel in the evening.

Overnight
stay in Kandy

Day 04  -          

Visit the Royal
Botanical Gardens –
once a        pleasure
garden of our ancient Queens, it has a
wide and rare collection of tropical and temperate, exotic and indigenous
flora.

Thereafter visit to Tea Plantation and tea factory

Return back to Kandy in the evening.

Overnight
stay in Kandy

Day 05  -          

After
breakfast proceed to Colombo

 

In the
afternoon commence a city tour of Colombo

 

Colombo – A drive through the city will take you to the Fort and
Pettah – the commercial area of the city and tree-lined Colombo – 07 Cinnamon
Gardens. The Hindu Temple at Sea Street, lined with goldsmith’s shops, the
Dutch Church at Wolfendhal, dating back to 1749. The Independence Hall,
B.M.I.C.H, see the replica of Avukana Buddha, the Independence Square and
Gangarama Temple. 

 

Return to
the hotel for overnight stay.

Dinner & overnight stay in Colombo

 

DAY 06

After
breakfast proceed up to the airport

 

 

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PACKAGE INCLUDES:

  • Meet and assist arrival and
    departure at the airport.
  • Tour as per the itinerary
  • Transport is by air-conditioned
    vehicle with an English speaking driver /guide.
  • 05 nights accommodation based on
    bed and breakfast basis in hotels mentioned or similar.
  • Entrance fees as per itinerary.
  • Service charges and government
    taxes

 

COST EXCLUDES:

  • Any additional excursions not
    specified in the itinerary.
  • Lunch, Dinner and any
    additional meals/snacks.
  • Minneriya jeep safari
  • Entrance tickets for Minneriya
    and Sigiriya rock fortress.
  • Expenses of a personal nature.
  • Tips

 

Budget (3 star)

2 – 3 pax US$ 355 per person

4 – 6 pax US$ 300 per person

Single supplement @ US$ 140 per person

Child @ US$ 90

 

Standard (4 star)

2 – 3 pax US$ 435 per person

4 – 6 pax US$ 380 per person

Single supplement @ US$ 205 per person

Child @ US$ 90

 

Luxury (5 star)

2 – 3 pax US$ 535 per person

4 – 6 pax US$ 480 per person

Single supplement @ US$ 300 per person

Child @ US$ 95

 

Rates are valid up to
31st October 2012

 

SUPPLEMENTS:

Budget _ No Supplement

Standard – No Supplement

Luxury – 1st July to 31st August – US$
20 pp

 

Kandy Perahera supplement (23rd
July to 1st August 2012)

@ budget – US$ 30 pp

@ Standard – US$ 40 pp

@ Luxury – US$ 50 pp

 

** Cricket
supplement will be applicable during the cricket match periode

Hotels we use;

 

Budget (3 star)

Colombo                      Concord
Hotel

Kandy                           Devon
Hotel X 2

Sigiriya                         Kasspa
Lion Rock X 2

 

Standard (4 star)

Colombo                      Pegasus
Reef Hotel

Kandy                           Tree
of Life Hotel X 2

Sigiriya                                     Sigiriya Village Hotel X 2

Luxury (5 star)

Colombo                      Galadari
Hotel

Kandy                           Mahaweli
Reach Hotel X 2

Dambulla                      Amaya Lake X 2

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HILL
COUNTRY + BEACH TOUR (6 NIGHTS / 7 DAYS)

Day 01 

Upon
arrival, when you leave the airport terminal please look for Lanka Holidays Net
tour guide displaying a signboard with your name. Transfer to your hotel in
Colombo.

In
the afternoon commence a city tour of Colombo.

Colombo
- A drive through the city will take you to the Fort and Pettah – the
commercial area of the city and tree-lined Colombo – 07 Cinnamon Gardens. The
Hindu Temple at Sea Street, lined with goldsmith’s shops, the Dutch Church at Wolfendhal,
dating back to 1749. The Independence Hall, B.M.I.C.H, see the replica of
Avukana Buddha, the Independence Square and Gangarama Temple.  .

 

Return to
the hotel for overnight stay.

Overnight stay in Colombo

 

Day 02 

After breakfast proceed to Kandy. En route visit Pinnawala Elephant
Orphanage and a spice garden in Mawanella

 

Visit Temple of the tooth relic in Kandy

 

Kandy - the hill capital which was the last capital of the Sri
Lankan kings. Kandy is venue of the annual Perahera festival happening in July
or August in Kandy every year, it has become a unique symbol of Sri Lanka. It
is a Buddhist festival consisting of dances and nicely decorated elephants.
There are fire-dances, whip-dances, Kandian dances and various other cultural
dances. The elephants are usually adorned with lavish garments.

The last stronghold of the Sinhala Kings was finally ceded to the British in
1815. Kandy is an example of the Buddhism’s influence in Sri Lanka today.
Temple’s shrines and monasteries keeping alive Buddhist traditions are
everywhere. Drive around the Kandy Lake built by the last Sinhala king Sri
Wickrama Rajasinghe.

 

In the afternoon proceed on a sightseeing tour
of Kandy including vistiingt the Kandy
town and Bazaar, the arts & crafts centre and a gem museum and a
lapidary.
  .

 

In the evening watch a cultural show
featuring the exotic traditional dances of Sri Lanka.

Return back to the hotel in the evening.

Overnight
stay in Kandy

Day 03

Breakfast
at the hotel

After lunch
visit Royal Botanical Gardens in Peradeniya

Overnight
stay in Kandy

Day 04

After breakfast proceed to Nuwara
Eliya, visiting a tea estate and a factory en route.

 

* Nuwara
Eliya
– The ‘Little
England’ of Sri Lanka, is set against beautiful backdrops of Mountains,
Valleys, Waterfalls and Tea Plantations.
It is supposed to be one of the coldest places on the island, but is
really just like an England spring day although the temperature does drop at
night. All around Nuwara Eliya you will see evidence of the British
influence.  Houses are like country
cottages or Queen Ann style mansions.
Nuwara-Eliya
also has one of the finest 18 hole golf courses in South Asia.
 

Overnight stay in Nuwara Eliya .

 

Day 05

After
breakfast proceed to Bentota via Kithulgala, the famous film location site “The
Bridge on the River Kwai”

Optional
white water rafting excursion.

Overnight at Beruwala / Wadduwa

 

Day 06

Leisure on
the beach

Overnight at Beruwala / Wadduwa

 

Day 07 

After
breakfast proceed up to the airport

 

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PACKAGE INCLUDES:

  • Meet and assist arrival and
    departure at the airport.
  • Tour as per the itinerary
  • Transport is by air-conditioned
    car with an English speaking driver/guide
  • 06 nights accommodation based on
    bed and breakfast basis in hotels mentioned or similar.
  • Entrance fees as per itinerary.
  • Service charges and government
    taxes

 

COST EXCLUDES:

  • Any additional excursions not
    specified in the itinerary.
  • Lunch, Dinner and any
    additional meals/snacks.
  • White water rafting in
    Kithulgala
  • Expenses of a personal nature.
  • Tips

 

Budget (3 star)

2 – 3 pax US$ 350 per person

4 – 6 pax US$ 300 per person

Single supplement @ US$ 120 per person

Child @ US$ 120

 

Standard (4 star)

2 – 3 pax US$ 465 per person

4 – 6 pax US$ 420 per person

Single supplement @ US$ 230 per person

Child @ US$ 75

 

Luxury (5 star)

2 – 3 pax US$ 620 per person

4 – 6 pax US$ 575 per person

Single supplement @ US$ 340 per person

Child @ US$ 115

 

Rates are valid up to
31st October 2012

 



COMPULSORY SUPPLEMENTS:

 

Budget: No Supplement

Standard: No supplement

Luxury: 1st July to 31st August 2012 =
US$ 40 pp

 

Compulsory Kandy Perahera supplement
for Kandy stay only (23rd July to 1st August 2012)

@ budget – US$ 30 pp

@ Standard – US$ 40 pp

@ Luxury – US$ 50 pp

 

** Cricket
supplement will be applicable during the cricket match periode

 

Hotels we use;

 

Budget (3 star)

Colombo                      Concord
Grand hotel

Kandy                           Devon
Hotel

Nuwara
Eliya                 Ceybank Hotel

Beach                           Lanka Super Corals X
2

 

Standard (4 star)

Colombo                      Pegasus
Reef Hotel

Kandy                           Tree
of Life Hotel

Nuwara
Eliya                 St. Andrews Hotel

Beach                           Tangerine Beach Hotel
X 2

Luxury (5 star)

Colombo                      Galadari
Hotel

Kandy                           Mahaweli
Reach Hotel X 2

Nuwara
Eliya                 Tea Factory

Beach                           Eden Resort and Spa X
2

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Island Explorer (09 Nights / 10 Days)

 

Day 01 

Upon
arrival, when you leave the airport terminal please look for Lanka Holidays Net
tour guide displaying a signboard with your name. Transfer to your hotel in
Colombo.

In
the afternoon commence a city tour of Colombo.

Colombo
- A drive through the city will take you to the Fort and Pettah – the
commercial area of the city and tree-lined Colombo – 07 Cinnamon Gardens. The
Hindu Temple at Sea Street, lined with goldsmith’s shops, the Dutch Church at
Wolfendhal, dating back to 1749. The Independence Hall, B.M.I.C.H, see the
replica of Avukana Buddha, the Independence Square and Gangarama Temple.  .

 

Return to
the hotel for overnight stay.

Overnight stay in Colombo

 

Day 02

After breakfast pickup
from the hotel and proceed to visit Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage.

Which is home for about 90
elephants, out of which some are baby elephants found abandoned or
orphaned in the wild. The best time to visit is during the feeding time at 9.15
a.m or 1.15 p.m.

Thereafter proceed to Sigiriya
/ Dambulla

Overnight stay in Dambulla / Sigiirya

Day 03

Breakfast
at the hotel

(Optional)
excursion to visit Sigiriya Rock Fortress

Sigiriya is home to the 5th Century ‘Fortress in the Sky” which is
perhaps the most fantastic single wonder of the Island built by King Kashyapa
(477-495 AD).  It is also known as Lion
Rock because of the huge lion that used to stand at the entrance to the
fortress.  Within it triple-moated
defence the huge rock rises almost to a sheer height of 500ft. On its summit
are the foundations of what was once a great and sumptuous palace and gardens
complete with swimming pool.  On one of
the stairways the only known ancient work of Sinhala secular painting survived
in the form of frescoes of life sized damsels in all the freshness and delicacy
of their original color. These Frescos painted in earth pigments on plaster.

(Optional) Jeep safari to
Minneriya national park.

Overnight stay in Dambulla / Sigiirya

Day 04

After breakfast proceed to Kandy. En route visit a spice garden in Matale.

 

Spice Garden at Matale and see the luscious
Cinnamons, Cardamons, Pepper plants etc. You can also purchase your
requirements of spices. You can have Srilankan style home made lunch at the
Spice Garden if interested.

Thereafter proceed to Kandy and visit Temple of the Tooth relic.

In the afternoon proceed on a sightseeing tour
of Kandy including visiting the Kandy town
and Bazaar, the arts & crafts centre and a gem museum and a lapidary

 

Kandy - the hill capital which was the last capital of the Sri
Lankan kings. Kandy is venue of the annual Perahera festival happening in July
or August in Kandy every year, it has become a unique symbol of Sri Lanka. It
is a Buddhist festival consisting of dances and nicely decorated elephants. There
are fire-dances, whip-dances, Kandian dances and various other cultural dances.
The elephants are usually adorned with lavish garments.

The last stronghold of the Sinhala Kings was finally ceded to the British in
1815. Kandy is an example of the Buddhism’s influence in Sri Lanka today.
Temple’s shrines and monasteries keeping alive Buddhist traditions are
everywhere. Drive around the Kandy Lake built by the last Sinhala king Sri
Wickrama Rajasinghe.

 

In the evening watch a cultural show
featuring the exotic traditional dances of Sri Lanka.

Return back to the hotel in the evening.

Overnight
stay in Kandy

Day 05

After breakfast visit the Royal Botanical Gardens – once a           pleasure
garden of our

ancient Queens, it has a wide and rare collection of tropical
and temperate.

 

Thereafter proceed to Nuwara Eliya, visiting a
tea estate and a factory en route.

 

* Nuwara
Eliya
– The ‘Little
England’ of Sri Lanka, is set against beautiful backdrops of Mountains,
Valleys, Waterfalls and Tea Plantations.
It is supposed to be one of the coldest places on the island, but is
really just like an England spring day although the temperature does drop at
night. All around Nuwara Eliya you will see evidence of the British
influence.  Houses are like country
cottages or Queen Ann style mansions.
Nuwara-Eliya also has one of the finest
18 hole golf courses in South Asia.
 

Overnight stay in Nuwara Eliya .

           

Day 06

After breakfast leave for Yala.

Overnight stay in Yala / Kataragama or Tissamaharama.

 

 

Day 07

Early
morning jeep safari of the Yala National Park with packed breakfast.

 

* Yala is a haven for Fauna both
indigenous and migrant.
this park is famous for Elephants,
leopards, bears and platoons of crocodiles. Bird
concentrations are by the Lagoons/Salvers.
Here are thousands of Flamingoes, Assemblies of spotted Billed Pelicans,
Spoonbills, Cormorants and various species of Herons. Pheasants, Pea Fowl,
Peacocks and the Wild Fowl are found in hundreds. Wild Buffalo and herds of
wild Elephants are a common sight. Whether it is birds or animals you have them
all at Yala.

 

Overnight stay in Yala /
Kataragama or Tissamaharama.

 

Day 08

After breakfast transfer up to the down south beach. En route visit
the Dutch Fort in Galle, stilt fishermen in Weligama and turtle hatchery in
Kosgoda.

 

The Fort of Galle – The South Coast’s major city is Galle, whose oldest
landmark is the massive Portuguese and Dutch fort in which the central city is
contained.  But the city may be much
older. Some scholars believe it to be the ‘Tarshish’ of the Old testament, to
which King Solomon sent his merchant Vessels, and to which Jonah fled from the
Lord. Today, the 90 acre Galle Fort who’s no evidence of the Portuguese
founders.  The Dutch incorporated the
Portuguese northern wall in a great rampart in 1663.  A second, taller wall was build inside of
it.  Between the two walls, a covered
passage connected the central bastion with the fort’s two half bastion’s
overlooking the sea.  The original gate
to the fort was by the harbor.  It is
still there, marked by the old Dutch V.O.C ( for ‘Verenigde Oost Indische
Compagnie) arms with a rooster crest.

 

Overnight
stay at Hikkaduwa / Kalutara / Beruwala

 

Day 09

Leisure by the beach

Overnight
stay at Hikkaduwa / Kalutara / Beruwala

 

Day 10 

Departure
transfer to Airport.

 

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PACKAGE INCLUDES:

  • Meet and assist arrival and
    departure at the airport.
  • Tour as per the itinerary
  • Transport is by air-conditioned
    vehicle with an English speaking driver /guide.
  • 09 nights accommodation based on
    bed and breakfast basis in hotels mentioned or similar.
  • Entrance fees as per itinerary.
  • 4×4 Jeep safari in Yala
  • Service charges and government
    taxes

 

COST EXCLUDES:

  • Any additional excursions not
    specified in the itinerary.
  • Lunch, Dinner and any
    additional meals/snacks.
  • Minneriya jeep safari
  • Entrance tickets for Minneriya
    and Sigiriya rock fortress.
  • Expenses of a personal nature.
  • Tips

 

Budget (3 star)

2 – 3 pax US$ 565 per person

4 – 6 pax US$ 450 per person

Single supplement @ US$ 200 per person

Child @ US$ 145

 

Standard (4 star)

2 – 3 pax US$ 735 per person

4 – 6 pax US$ 620 per person

Single supplement @ US$ 360 per person

Child @ US$ 130

 

Luxury (5 star)

2 – 3 pax US$ 890 per person

4 – 6 pax US$ 715 per person

Single supplement @ US$ 475 per person

Child @ US$ 180

 

Rates are valid up to
31st October 2012

 

COMPULSORY SUPPLEMENTS:

 

Budget: No Supplement

Standard: No supplement

Luxury: 1st July to 31st August 2012 =
US$ 40 pp

 

Compulsory Kandy Perahera supplement
for Kandy stay only (23rd July to 1st August 2012)

@ budget – US$ 15 pp

@ Standard – US$ 20 pp

@ Luxury – US$ 25 pp

 

** Cricket
supplement will be applicable during the cricket match periode

Hotels we use;

 

Budget (3 star)

Colombo                      Concord
Hotel

Sigiriya                         Kasspa
Lion Rock X 2

Kandy                           Devon
Hotel

Nuwara Eliya                 Ceybank
Hotel

Yala                              Taprospa
Tissa X 2

Hikkaduwa                    Lanka Super Corals X 2

 

Standard (4 star)

Colombo                      Pegasus
Reef Hotel

Sigiriya                                     Sigiriya Village Hotel X 2

Kandy                           Tree
of Life Hotel

Nuwara Eliya                 St.
Andrews Hotel

Yala                              Mandara
Rosen hotel X 2

Wadduwa                      Tangerine Beach Hotel X 2

Luxury (5 star)

Colombo                      Galadari
Hotel

Dambulla                      Amaya Lake X 2

Kandy                           Mahaweli
Reach Hotel

Nuwara Eliya                 Heritace
Tea Factory

Yala                              Mandara
Rosen hotel X 2

Beruwala                       Eden Resort and Spa X 2

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03
Nights / 04 Days Kandy Tour

 

Day 01

Arrival &
transfer to Kandy.

 

Kandy - the hill capital which was the last capital of the Sri
Lankan kings. Kandy is venue of the annual Perahera festival happening in July
or August in Kandy every year, it has become a unique symbol of Sri Lanka. It
is a Buddhist festival consisting of dances and nicely decorated elephants.
There are fire-dances, whip-dances, Kandian dances and various other cultural
dances. The elephants are usually adorned with lavish garments.

The last stronghold of the Sinhala Kings was finally ceded to the British in
1815. Kandy is an example of the Buddhism’s influence in Sri Lanka today.
Temple’s shrines and monasteries keeping alive Buddhist traditions are
everywhere. Drive around the Kandy Lake built by the last Sinhala king Sri
Wickrama Rajasinghe.

 

In the
afternoon visit the Temple of the Tooth and late evening witness a cultural
performance.

 

Overnight stay in Kandy

 

Day 02

After breakfast
visit Royal botanical Gardens.

Thereafter In the afternoon proceed on a sightseeing
tour of Kandy including visiting the Kandy town and Bazaar, the arts &
crafts centre and a gem museum and a lapidary.
 

.

Overnight stay in Kandy

Day 03

After breakfast
proceed to visit Pinnawala Elephant orphanage

Which is home for about 90 elephants, out of which some are baby
elephants found abandoned or orphaned in the wild. The best time to visit is
during the feeding time at 9.15 a.m or 1.15 p.m.

Thereafter transfer to Colombo and commence a city tour of Colombo.

Colombo – A drive through the city will take
you to the Fort and Pettah – the commercial area of the city and tree-lined
Colombo – 07 Cinnamon Gardens. The Hindu Temple at Sea Street, lined with
goldsmith’s shops, the Dutch Church at Wolfendhal, dating back to 1749. The
Independence Hall, B.M.I.C.H, see the replica of Avukana Buddha, the
Independence Square and Gangarama Temple.
.

 

Return to
the hotel for overnight stay.

Overnight stay in Colombo

 

Day 04 

After
breakfast proceed up to the airport

 

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PACKAGE INCLUDES:

  • Meet and assist arrival and
    departure at the airport.
  • Tour as per the itinerary
  • Transport is by air-conditioned
    vehicle with an English speaking driver /guide.
  • 03 nights accommodation based on
    bed and breakfast basis in hotels mentioned or similar.
  • Entrance fees as per itinerary.
  • Service charges and government
    taxes

 

COST EXCLUDES:

  • Any additional excursions not specified
    in the itinerary.
  • Lunch, Dinner and any
    additional meals/snacks.
  • Expenses of a personal nature.
  • Tips

 

Budget (3 star)

2 – 3 pax US$ 235 per person

4 – 6 pax US$ 205 per person

Single supplement @ US$ 80 per person

Child @ US$ 55

 

Standard (4 star)

2 – 3 pax US$ 295 per person

4 – 6 pax US$ 260 per person

Single supplement @ US$ 135 per person

Child @ US$ 40

 

Luxury (5 star)

2 – 3 pax US$ 365 per person

4 – 6 pax US$ 335 per person

Single supplement @ US$ 200 per person

Child @ US$ 35

 

Rates are valid up to
31st October 2012

 

SUPPLEMENTS:

 

Kandy Perahera supplement (23rd
July to 1st August 2012)

@ budget – US$ 30 pp

@ Standard – US$ 40 pp

@ Luxury – US$ 50 pp

 

** Cricket
supplement will be applicable during the cricket match periode

Hotels we use;

 

Budget (3 star)

Colombo                      Hotel
Concord

Kandy                           Hotel
Devon

 

Standard (4 star)

Colombo                      Pagasus
Reef Hotel

Kandy                           Tree
of Life Hotel

Luxury (5 star)

Colombo                      Galadari
Hotel

Kandy                           Mahaweli
Reach Hotel X 2