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Sri-Lanka-in-10-days-colonial style

Sri Lanka in 10 days Colonial style

Housed in ancient colonial houses while you get to know the stunning Ceylon

Stay in old colonial houses while you’re discovering the beautiful Ceylon.

This tour evokes the romanticism of the era of the ancient colony.

We recommend this trip to those people in love with the colonial architectural style and therefore, of the cities of Kandy, Galle and Nuwara Eliya.

It is a relaxing itinerary including walks through the extensive tea plantations, the adventure of a safari, a visit to the Temple of Kataragama and a well-deserved rest in a typical tropical beach.

For this tour lodgings have been selected for their special charm and ancient colonial houses.

1st day. Colombo – Kandy

2nd day. Kandy  – Elephant Orphanage – Botanical Garden – Kandy

3rd day. Kandy – Temple – Traditional dance – Kandy

4th day. Kandy – Nuwara Eliya

5th day. Nuwara Eliya – Bandarawela – Horton Plains – Nuwara Eliya

6th day. Nuwara Eliya – Ella –Yala’s National Park

7th day. Yala – Kataragama – Beach of  Weligama

8th day. Beach of  Weligama – Galle – Weligama Beach

9th day. Weligama Beach

10th day. Weligama Beach – Airport

1st Day. Colombo – Kandy

Reception at Colombo International Airport by our guide and transfer to Kandy.

In the afternoon we will walk through the capital of the mountains, admire the colonial style buildings and take a walk around the lake surrounding the Buddha Tooth Temple.

This being the main religious centre of the Buddhists, which we will then visit.

Accommodation in Kandy 

2nd Day. Kandy – Elephant Orphanage – Botanical Garden – Kandy

After breakfast we leave for Pinnawela, visit to the Elephants Orphanage created by the Government of Sri Lanka to welcome orphaned or injured calves encountered in the forest. It is the largest reserve of elephants in captivity in the world. The afternoon will be dedicated in getting to know the Peradeniya Botanical Gardens.

This immense garden of 59 hectares houses vegetation from all over the world and it is of extraordinary beauty.

Accommodation in Kandy 

3rd Day. Kandy – Temples – Traditional dance – Kandy

In the morning we will follow with a visit to the old times of the region, getting to know the times of the XIV century of Godaladeniya, encompassing a visit to Lankatileka, and Ambakka, a temple built entirely in wood.

The afternoon is dedicated to a panoramic walk to the capital of the mountains follow by a typical Kandy traditional dance show.

Accommodation in Kandy

4th Day. Kandy – Ramboda Falls – Nuwara Eliya

On the way to the mountain station of Nuwara Eliya (1868 mt.) we will admire the extensive tea plantations; we will visit the Ramboda waterfalls and learn how to produce tea in the production plant.

In the afternoon we will take a tour in Nuwara Eliya to learn about the buildings with the British influence.

Accommodation in Nuwara Eliya

5th Day. Nuwara Eliya – Bandarawela –  Horton Plains – Nuwara Eliya

After breakfast we will go to the Horton Plains National Park.

This park offers the possibility of accessing the famous “end of the world” and the Baker waterfalls with an easy trek.

Then we will visit the location of Bandarawela and surroundings.

Accommodation in Nuwara Eliya

6th Day. Nuwara Eliya – Ella – Yala’s National Reserve

Breakfast and visit to the Ella and Ravana Falls waterfalls.

In the afternoon we will enter the Yala National Reserve for a safari.

Among the fauna you can admire elephants, peacocks, deer, jackals, pelicans, crocodiles, wild boars and a multitude of birds.

With a little luck we can also see the elusive leopards.

Accommodation in Yala

7th Day. Yala – Kataragama – Weligama’s beach

In the morning we will head to Kataragama.

The temple of Kataragama is a popular pilgrimage site for Hindus, Buddhists, Vedas and Muslims.

After lunch we will move to Weligama, a coastal town known for its famous “fishermen”.

Accommodation in Weligama

8th Day. Weligama’s beach – Galle – Weligama’s beach

We will move to the Galle Fortress and pass through this small fortified town that in its day was a home for the Portuguese, Dutch and British who left a strong architectural influence.

Free afternoon.

Accommodation in Weligama

9th Day. Weligama’s beach

Free day.

Accommodation in Weligama

10th Day. Weligama – International Airport of Bandaranaike

Transfer to the airport at the agreed time.

The arrival at Bandaranaike International Airport is essential 3 hours before your flight departs.


  • Accommodation and breakfast at the indicated hotels.
  • Private transport with  english spoken chauffeur/escort.(
  • Reception and escort service at the airport upon arrival and departure
  • The entrance tickets to the monuments, National parks and the temples of the itinerary.


  • Optional activities.
  • The visits not contemplated in the route.
  • Tips.
  • International flight and repatriation
  • Visa entry fees to Sri Lanka ($ 35)

to issue the ETA touristic Visa, follow the steps described in our article in Travel Guide:

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This question is very easy to answer. 
On all our routes in Sri Lanka we have a special visit that sets us apart from other travel agencies.

We firmly believe in making fair and responsible tourism in Sri Lanka.

For this reason, we create special circuits in which you are the protagonist and everything we do to satisfy your needs.

Eden Travels is a specialised agency in Sri Lanka. 

Only and exclusively that. We do not do Maldives or India. 

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Been in Sri Lanka and is here we put all our energy into making travel to Sri Lanka unique and unrepeatable.

What do our Sri Lankan circuits consist of? 

Well, our itineraries in Sri Lanka are designed so you can get to know this country during your holidays.

From the Cultural Triangle and the mountains from the centre to the coast, without forgetting the magnificent Fort of Galle.

If you don’t know what to see in Sri Lanka, read our classic circuits.

Now, if you are a restless person that you like to discover, look at our “exceptional itineraries” to learn about Sri Lanka outside of conventional routes.

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Sri Lanka is indeed the perfect place for children and for people who like animals and nature. 

Sri Lanka in 10 days 

This country is incredibly green.
It is impossible not to find elephant herds on safari or even on the same road traveling.

Also it is very easy to see leopards, macaques and other types of monkeys, giant squirrels, jackals, etc. etc

Furthermore, walking with children and adults through the Peradeniya Botanical Garden is a delight.

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Along with the giant trees and millions of plants, we will also find monkeys and other animals in this immense place.

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Sri Lanka in 10 days 

Those who love exotic beaches, full of palm trees and coconut trees, offer beaches in the west of the country such as Bentota, Ambalangoda, Chilaw and Negambo.
You can also swim in the Indian Ocean in the east of the country on the beaches of Trincomalee, Pasikudah, Nilaveli … 
If you like surfing you can practice at Arugam Bay, Weligama or Mirissa.
And of course, we have the beaches of southern Sri Lanka such as Tangalle, Unawatuna, Galle, Ahangama, etc. etc
And if you like cities, we have Jaffna, Galle Fort and Colombo where you can walk and shop among the wonderful shops and restaurants.

In short, we have a country with a wide variety of climates, places, cultures, religions, etc. 

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where we will always find Sinhalese smiling and waiting for us with open arms.

Coming to Sri Lanka and not being surprised is absolutely impossible.

Sri Lanka in 10 days