PICK UP GALLE/UNAWATUNA
Pick up time 7.00 AM
Visit Kandy, the last capital of the Sinhalese kingdom. Walk and stroll through the bustling market and explore the rest of the city. By the lake which the city is built around you will see the Temple of the Tooth, which contains the most important Buddhist relic of the country, a tooth of Lord Buddha.
Transfer to Nuwara Eliya via Ramboda
Stay overnight at Standard bungalow type hotel on Dinner & Breakfast -01 double standard room
According to the ancient stories, Ramboda is an area, where the forces of Rama's gather to fight against King Ravana. This temple was built by the Chinmaya mission of Sri Lanka and dedicated to Hanuman. This temple houses for 16 feel height statue of Hanuman.
This word famous tea bush of Sri Lanka is 44 feet (13.4 meters) wide. This was planted in the year of 1840. This tea bush is located in the 7th division of âGonapitiya tea estateâ. You can evident this magnificent tea bush by traveling along Nuwara Eliya Raagala road and near the 17 kilometer post at the junction of Bruk side turn to left and travel 13 kilometers of this road to reach the place called Gonapitiya
Gregory Lake is located about one kilometer away from Nuwara Eliya town and built during the year 1874 by the governor Gregory. By stopping the Thalagala stream which starts from the Piduruthalagala mountain. It is believed that the main intention of building this Lake is to generate Electricity to the town.
Hakgalla Garden is located along Nuwara Eliya ~ Badulla road (along Kandy~Ramboda) This place is 5581 feet high from the sea level. It is said that the King Rawana used this place as a herbal garden.
With the cool climate of Nuwra Eliya many differnt kinds of plants from differnt parts of the world can be seen. For example conifers and cedars from Australia, Bermuda cypresses from the Himalayas English oak are some of the highlights.
From Nuwaraeliya around 14.00 hrs transfer to Galle/Unawatuna