Day 01 - Galle > Wilpattu > Anuradhapura
Start your journey at 0700 hrs from your hotel in Galle. You will be met by a designated chauffer guide from Lakpura Travels. After the formalities at the hotel, you will be escorted to your air-conditioned vehicle and proceed to Wilpattu. (Travel Time – 5 ½ to 6 hrs)
On arrival to Wilpattu go on a lovely jeep safari in Wilapttu National Park.
Feel the call of the wild with the Wilpattu National Park Safari. Get a chance to catch sight of the elusive Sri Lankan Leopard and famous Sri Lankan Elephant. See hundreds of other wildlife such as deer, buffalo, monkeys, crocodiles, and rare birds. Get the photographs of a lifetime as you become one with nature.
On completion of the safari proceed to Anuradhapura, check into the hotel and relax. (Travel Time – 50 to 60 mins)
Day 02 - Anuradhapura > Mihintale > Galle
After breakfast at the hotel check out and visit the Sacred City of Anuradhapura.
Walk through the ancient ruined city of Anuradhapura, which was the capital for over a millennium until the 10th century AD. View the pagodas, monastic buildings and ponds that are scattered all over the vast area. Visit important landmarks such as Jetavanarama, which was one of the tallest buildings in the ancient world, the Sri Maha Bodhi and the ruins of the huge Abhayagiri Monastery. Gain more knowledge about Sri Lanka's history as you walk in the footsteps of Kings.
Thereafter visit Mihintale Rock. (Travel Time – 30 to 40 mins)
Visit the place where Buddhism began in Sri Lanka. See the spot where the meeting of King Devanampiyatissa and Monk Mahinda took place. View the monastic ruins at the foot of the mountain. Walk in the footsteps of Mahinda as you visit the cave where he resided. View historic stupas, Ambasthala Dagoba and the Maha Stupa. Enter the ruins of an age long past to understand its impact on the history of Sri Lanka.
On completion start your journey back to your hotel in Galle. (Travel Time – 5 ½ to 6 hrs)
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