If you want to spend your vacation in one of the most beautiful places on the planet, Times To Travel’s Sri Lanka and Maldives Tour is ideal. The Maldives is the ideal destination for those seeking an escape to a paradise-like setting. Incredible white-sand beaches, spectacular marine life, watersports, and more can be found here. Sri Lanka is another popular tourist destination due to its diverse landscapes, beautiful beaches, ancient Buddhist ruins, shopping avenues, and much more. The 6-night/7-day tour takes you on an exciting journey filled with adventure, surprises, and unforgettable memories.
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Arrive at the Male airport early in the morning and meet our team who will assist you with an assisted speedboat trip to your resort. Complete the resort's check-in procedures before enjoying a substantial breakfast. You have the rest of the day free.
Spend time surrounded by natural beauty, which is one of the highlights of the Sri Lanka and Maldives package. Admire the stunning natural beauty of the vast lagoons that dot the landscape. You can also engage in a variety of leisure activities such as taking a leisurely stroll on the beach, seeing the different sights around, and taking a dip in the deep blue waters. This is followed by a supper and an overnight stay at the resort.
Have a good breakfast. The remainder of the day is yours to do with as you please. Spend a relaxing day lazing on the white sandy beaches of the Maldives. Participate in other hobbies that interest you. Take in the natural beauty that surrounds you. You could also visit and explore the inhabited islands. Dinner at the resort will be followed by an overnight stay in the Maldives.
Enjoy an early breakfast before spending the rest of the day at your leisure. Relax on the beach or participate in thrilling water sports such as snorkeling, water polo, scuba diving, and surfing. Examine the coral reefs and marine life beneath the surface. Following dinner at the resort, guests will spend the night in the Maldives.
Enjoy your breakfast before continuing on to the next leg of your Sri Lanka and Maldives vacation. To catch a flight to Sri Lanka, take an assisted speed boat transport to the airport. After landing in Colombo, you will be taken to Kandy. En way, stop by the Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage. Later in the evening, take in a cultural entertainment in Kandy. This is followed by an overnight stay in a Kandy hotel.
The Pinnawela Elephant Orphanage is surrounded by the lush hills of Kegalle. This orphanage is unique in that the baby elephants weigh 60kgs or more. This orphanage is the world's first and only elephant orphanage, built to feed, nurture, and keep baby elephants abandoned by their mothers. The remaining residents are people who have been displaced from their native surroundings due to development projects or who were discovered in a wounded state. Visitors can observe the baby elephants being fed milk from massive feeding bottles or bathed in adjacent rivers, creating an amazing sight and a fantastic experience. The Wildlife Department and the National Zoological Gardens founded this orphanage in 1975.
After breakfast at the hotel, depart for a Kandy city tour. The Temple of the Tooth Relic and the Royal Botanical Garden are among the sights highlighted. Spend the night in Kandy at a hotel.
Kandy is a charming exotic city that also acts as Sri Lanka's hill capital. This lovely location, which was the last bastion of the Sinhala kings, is a UNESCO World Heritage Site that has kept its magnificence despite the passage of time.It is surrounded by hills and has a tranquil lake in the centre. It is home to one of the most known temples, which houses the Tooth Relic of the Buddha, and the Royal Botanical Gardens, which has the world's best collection of orchids. Kandy can be described as a cultural haven where many stories, folklore, and customs are still practised. Kandy and its satellite towns are the heart of the islands' handcraft sector (which is mostly centred on wood, brass, and silver products), superb silver or gold jewelry, and valuable stones of various sorts, including the world's best blue and star sapphires.
The Esala Perahera, during which a copy of the casket containing the Tooth is displayed, is one of the city's greatest attractions.
After breakfast, go on a shopping tour of Colombo. Bring back beautiful memories of your trip to Sri Lanka and the Maldives. This is followed by an overnight stay in a hotel Colombo.
Colombo is Sri Lanka's commerce and commercial hub, and as such, it has traditionally functioned as the country's gateway to the Orient. It is located on the west coast of Sri Lanka and attracts various cultures, religions, and influences from foreign nations, resulting in a potpourri of noises, smells, and a profusion of colours.
The original settlers and traders, such as the Arabs, Portuguese, Dutch, and British, have left imprints of their legacy in the form of churches and monuments, names and religions, costumes and food, and a smattering of their languages, which have been absorbed into the daily lifestyle of the common Sri Lankan. Colombo has various attractions and is a unique blend of east and west, past and present, and maintains its own charm. This dynamic and active city also features a fantastic selection of high-quality restaurants serving cuisine from all over the world, as well as some of Asia's best shopping choices. It is also home to Sri Lanka's principal seaport, which is located nearby.
Other points of interest include the beautiful Buddhist temples, Hindu temples, mosques, the historic Wolfendhal church, which was built in 1749, and residential areas where one can see the affluent's majestic homes, the Ceramic Corporation, which is famous for its well-known brand "Noritake," and ODEL, the famous shopping centre.
After a leisurely breakfast, proceed to the airport in preparation for an early departure.