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Day 6

routeRoute :  Nuwara Eliya > Yala

DriveDrive :  4 and ½ hours drive

HotelHotel :  Jetwing Yala

HighlightsHighlights :  Enjoy a leopard safari at the Yala National Park.

From the hills of Nuwara Eliya descend to the jungles of Yala. One of the foremost places to visit in Sri Lanka, the Yala National Park is famous for the elusive leopard and has one of the highest densities of leopards in the world. The sloth bear and Asian elephant that are also part of Sri Lanka’s Big Five can be spotted. With some good luck you will witness all these creatures and more over an evening jeep safari accompanied by a naturalist guide.

Day 7

routeRoute :  Yala > Galle

DriveDrive :  4 hours

HotelHotel :  Amari Galle

HighlightsHighlights :  Discover the Dutch Fort of Galle

Drive southward towards the Southern Coast of the island to Galle. Galle is the country’s oldest living city and is sure to capture your interest, with its historic sites and its unique fusion of European and Arabic cultural and architectural influences.  In the afternoon, explore the Galle Fort with its low lined streets and history behind its Rampart. The Fort remains a hive of activity and is one of the few World Heritage listed sites in which a bustling population continues to thrive. Walk through the alleys lined with stores and restaurants. After you have explored the city you could proceed to do some shopping in the very heart of Galle. You will come across shops with fine variety of gems and jewelries, antiques, art galleries and Design stores.

Day 8

routeRoute :  Galle > Airport

DriveDrive :  2 and half hour drive

HotelHotel :  

HighlightsHighlights :  

As all good things must come to an end, we bid you farewell as our Chauffeur Guide transfers you to the Airport to meet your departure flight home.


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