Its a great time to book your Sri Lanka and Maldives honeymoon package. Sri Lanka is generally blessed with lots of sunshine and a pleasant climate during this time. The monsoon is over and Sri Lanka is dry all over throughout the month of January. The temperature will be about 15-20 degree celsius which will be ideal for stepping out, going for sightseeing, and indulging in various activities this place has to offer. The weather will be a little cooler in the hilly areas like Nuwara Eliya and Ella.
The tropical paradise of Maldives experiences a daily average temperature of about 27ºC that can sometimes reach 29ºC, both of which are quite pleasant for basking on the beaches and exploring the islands. Don’t forget to pack loads of sunscreen before embarking on your Sri lanka and Maldives honeymoon
Arrival in Sri Lanka and meet your local representative at Bandaranayke International Airport. Transfer to Colombo.Arrival in Sri Lanka and meet your local representative at Bandaranayke International Airport. Transfer to Colombo.
Pinnawela Elephant Orphanage - App. 55 miles from Colombo, off the Colombo - Kandy road is Pinnawela, where an orphanage was started in 1975 to house the abandoned and the wounded elephants. The number of elephants has increased to more than 65 now; including Baby Elephants brought from various parts, as well as some of the more than 25 babies born, as a result of the captive breeding program. The best time to visit is the feeding time from 13.30-14.00 hrs and the bathing time from 14.00-14.30 hrs when all the elephants are taken to the river close by
Kandy the popular charming hill capital of Sri Lanka is surrounded by hills, valleys, rivers, lakes and waterfalls. It is the cultural center of the island and a UNESCO heritage city. The sacred tooth relic of Lord Buddha is enshrined at the Dalada Maligawa, the temple of the tooth. While in Kandy, a visit to the Royal Botanical Gardens is a must where you can see around 4000 species of plants. The arts and crafts center in Kandy, the main Buddhist monasteries Malwatta and Asgiriya Monasteries are places that must be visited. Kandy is a great place for souvenir shopping and to learn about its rich culture and history. VISIT TEMPLE OF THE TOOTH RELIC Special Note: Shoes, Hats & Burka not allowed inside the temple. Ever since 4th Century A.D, when the Buddha’s Tooth was brought to Sri Lanka hidden from sacrilegious hands in an Orissan princess’ hair, the Relic has grown in repute and holiness in Sri Lanka and throughout the Buddhist world. It is considered Sri Lanka’s most prized possession VISIT A GEM MUSEUM Then, witness the CULTURAL DANCE SHOW featuring various dancing types of Sri Lanka. (Entrance Ticket to Cultural Dance should be Collected from Gem Museum or paid by the Guest)
After having Breakfast at Hotel, Check out & proceed to Colombo CITY TOUR IN COLOMBO & DROP TO AIRPORT Colombo - Although reclaiming its 19th-century moniker 'the garden city of the East' is unlikely, Colombo is rapidly emerging as a must-see stop in Sri Lanka. No longer just the sprawling city you have to endure on your way to the southern beaches, it has become a worthy destination in its own right. The legacies of colonial Colombo's garden roots are still very much intact along its often shady boulevards. Fort is in the midst of widespread historic restoration of its landmark colonial architecture, while Pettah brims with markets and rampant commerce. Even traffic-clogged Galle Rd is getting spiffier with glossy new hotel complexes, while the seafront benefits from new roads that are spurring hotel construction. Colombo’s cosmopolitan side supports ever-more stylish eateries, galleries and museums. Surprises abound in its old quarters where you can find great local food and discover a characterful shop or tiny, convivial cafe. The capital is an excellent start – or finish – to your Sri Lankan adventures. Other places of interest are the Pettah bazaar one can shop for bargain, a Hindu and a Buddhist temple, residential areas where You find the stately homes of the affluent, the Colombo museum , the Bandaranaike Memorial National Conference Hall (BMICH) - an outright gift to Sri Lanka from the People's Republic of China. Evening, Transfer to flight to Maldives. Meet & Greet Service in Airport and transfer to hotel. Overnight in Hulhumale