Colonial Trace Tour of Sri Lanka


Visit tea plantation in Sri Lanka's "little England" - Nuwara Eliya; Stroll into the colonial era by wondering in the amazing Galle fort and the culture capital of Sri Lanka - Kandy; The tour concludes in the sunny beaches of Bentota;

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Colombo - Kandy - Nuwara Eliya - Horton Plains National Park - Galle - Bentota



Colombo - Kandy

Ayubowan! Welcome to Sri Lanka. Meet your tour guide at Bandaranaike International Airport. You will then be transferred to the former Royal capital of Kandy (approximately 4hours). Once here, you will have time to settle into your hotel and to enjoy some time at leisure. Overnight in Kandy



Leisurely morning followed by a visit to the Temple of the Tooth, one of the most famous Buddhist sites, not just in Sri Lanka but in the religion worldwide followed by a visit to an early evening performance of traditional Kandyan Dance. Overnight in Kandy


Kandy - Nuwara Eliya

Sri Lanka is renowned for its high quality black tea. Today’s journey is to the breathtaking mountainous region of Nuwara-Eliya which is considered to be the most important location for tea production in Sri Lanka. This 3 hours road trip is packed with scenic view of tea plantations and mountains. We will visit a tea plantation and a tea factory; learn how to classify tea and their helpful uses other than beverage. Overnight in Nuwara-Eliya


Nuwara Eliya - Horton Plains National Park

This early morning after breakfast, we will drive (approximately 1 hours) to visit Horton Plains National Park, the coldest and windiest location on the island. It contains breath taking landscapes and is important for conservation purposes. The park contains a bounty of endangered species of flora and fauna, and furthermore some of them are confined to the highlands of the island. Here you will be able to witness amazing landscapes, interspersed with rocky outcrops and beautiful lakes, many types of bird, animals and flowers. Drive back to Nuwara Eliya for overnight. Overnight in Nuwara-Eliya


Nuwara Eliya - Galle

This morning you depart the tea country and head south and along the coastline to Galle (approximately 6.5 hours driving), a UNESCO World Heritage Site where small back streets in the Dutch Fort provide a very charming experience. Evening at your own leisure. Overnight in Galle



Today you will undertake a private city tour of Galle with your chauffeur guide. Galle is a UNESCO world heritage site and is home to a beautiful Dutch fort, with quaint streets and pretty walkways. The fort area is the largest remaining fortress of its kind in Asia! Overnight in Galle



We don’t arrange any tour today in Galle. You can explore this city independently. If it is the right season you will have the chance to arrange a whale watching excursion. Galle whale watching trip is available from November to April. Ship is scheduled to sail on every Saturday and Sunday at 0700 hrs from Naval Base at Galle harbor. Overnight in Galle


Galle - Bentota

This morning you will drive along the coast with your chauffeur guide to the sleepy town of Bentota and the beautiful crescent shaped beaches. In the afternoon your chauffeur-guide will take you to the lovely Brief Garden which is just outside of Bentota. Previously the home of the landscape architect Bevis Bawa, the gardens make for an interesting afternoon excursion. Overnight in Bentota



Enjoy a day at leisure today in Bentota. We would recommend going to visit a nearby turtle hatchery where a local project is helping to release baby turtles back into the ocean. Overnight in Bentota



Free day in Bentota. Overnight in Bentota



Free day in Bentota. Overnight in Bentota


Bentota - Colombo

Board on vehicle and drive to Colombo (approximately 2 hours) Bandaranaike International Airport. From where, you will catch your flight onward to your next destination. Colonial Trace Tour of Sri Lanka is finished now. The whole team of Bravo Asia Tours looks forward to meeting you again in your next trip to Asia.


Dear Clients

This tour is ready to be booked or tailored to fit your personal requirements,please contact us for quotation and custom details.