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Essence of Sir Lanka 8 Days or More :) provided by Overa Tours

Essence of Sir Lanka 8 Days or More :)

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Overview
Short and Sweet tour that covers major attractions in Sri Lanka. In this tour, the traveller can explore Historic, cultural and Ancient destinations Like Sigiriya, Kandy, Polonnaruwa. Nuwara Eliya, which called as little England due to there cool weather and British colonial building structures that remains present give feeling you are in Europe destination. Wildlife such as Elephants, Leopards, Bears, crocodiles and much more creatures can be explored in Yala National park and it is the second-largest national park in Sri Lanka. Then can visit down south of Sri Lanka to see the sandy beaches and, do water sports.
Itinerary
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16 stops
Day 1
Airport - Negombo
Day 2
Negombo - Sigiriya
Day 3
Sigiriya - Polonnaruwa
Day 4
Sigiriya - Kandy
Day 5
Kandy Leisure
Day 6
Kandy - NuwaraEliya
Day 7
NuwaraEliya - Yala
Day 8
Yala - Galle
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Duration
8 days
Inclusions
  • Breakfast
  • Breakfast
  • Breakfast
  • Breakfast
  • Breakfast
  • Breakfast
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner
  • Breakfast
  • Private transportation by an Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Sightseeing tours with service of an English-speaking chauffeur guide
  • Entrance fees for the mentioned Sites
  • Extra Excursions can be arranged for additional cost from day eight
  • Entry/Admission - Sigiriya The Ancient Rock Fortress
  • Entry/Admission - Golden Temple of Dambulla
  • Entry/Admission - Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic
  • Entry/Admission - Royal Botanical Gardens
  • Entry/Admission - Gregory Lake
  • Entry/Admission - Hakgala Botanic Gardens
  • Entry/Admission - Yala National Park
  • Entry/Admission - Galle Fort
Exclusions
  • Entry fees that note mentioned in the itinerary
  • Dinner that not mentioned in the itinerary and Lunch
  • Any video/still camera fee to the monuments and places of visit
  • Items of personal nature like drinks, laundry, telephone calls, tips, etc.
  • Early check-in and late check-out charges
  • Anything else not mentioned in inclusions
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Infant seats available
  • Not recommended for travellers with back problems
  • Not recommended for pregnant travellers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travellers. If it’s cancelled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Mamenviajera wrote a review Apr 2020
Barcelona, Spain11 contributions4 helpful votes
We were lucky to do a 10 day tour with the driver-guide Anura "Claude", he was a very responsible man, a safe driver. The traffic in sri lanka is very crazy, but Anura made the travel hours safe. In addition, the entire tour accompanied us with the stories and ancient traditions
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Date of experience: May 2019
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Clarianne A wrote a review Mar 2020
Toronto, Canada21 contributions1 helpful vote
Mr. Susantha and Mr. Bander are epitome of what a tour guides should be - kind, patient, friendly and an excellent drivers. Mr. Susantha knew all the gems Sri Lanka has to offer and gave us some really great recommendations. Every morning we are greeted with two smiling faces
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Date of experience: March 2020
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Probodini S wrote a review Feb 2020
1 contribution1 helpful vote
Yes, it was a very memorable trip and one that we would suggest to other people. Sity is a nice guy, he did a great job! "
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Date of experience: December 2019
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Response from Nipuni_Dinusha, Guest Relations Manager at Essence of Sir Lanka 8 Days or More :)
Responded 2 Mar 2020
Dear Madam / Sir, Greetings from Overa Tours!!  Thank you for taking the time to write such outstanding feedback on your recent experience with Overa Tours. We appreciate your most valuable compliments on our service. It brings us great joy in knowing that all our efforts have been successful in making your experience memorable and enjoyable. Looking forward to welcoming you back soon.
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Gupta S wrote a review Feb 2020
India2 contributions
We have vista Sri Lanka in the month of Jan. it was an amazing tour with the help of best tour company Kamal is having. He has guided us though out our journey and infact every bit and piece were scheduled as per our demand. He is the best guy for taking tour services. Once
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Date of experience: January 2020
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Response from Overatours1, Guest Relations Manager at Essence of Sir Lanka 8 Days or More :)
Responded 26 Feb 2020
Dear Madam / Sir, Greetings from Overa Tours!!  Thank you for taking the time to write such outstanding feedback on your recent experience with Overa Tours. We appreciate your most valuable compliments on our service. It brings us great joy in knowing that all our efforts have been successful in making your experience memorable and enjoyable. Looking forward to welcoming you back soon.
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nuwan s wrote a review Feb 2020
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Thanks for Essence of srilanka.organizing a really unforgattable 7day tourin srilanka in February.and special thanks to manager kamal and our tour guid susantha.who were very helpful and professionalon all stage of the journey..we stayed in all 5🌟🌟🌟🌟🌟 hotels are well
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Date of experience: January 2020
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Response from Overatours1, Guest Relations Manager at Essence of Sir Lanka 8 Days or More :)
Responded 26 Feb 2020
Dear Madam / Sir, Greetings from Overa Tours!!  Thank you for taking the time to write such outstanding feedback on your recent experience with Overa Tours. We appreciate your most valuable compliments on our service. It brings us great joy in knowing that all our efforts have been successful in making your experience memorable and enjoyable. Looking forward to welcoming you back soon.
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698susannee
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So much more
So much more than what we expected!! A great place to visit if you are crazy over elephants and leopards
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Jesseayly
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An impressive trip with driver Chanike
The whole journey is smooth and fruitful. The driver, Chanike is helpful and recommended some places to go to us. T
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346chathurangak
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Highlights of sri lanka tour
1.This was our first time visiting Sri Lanka. We have had an amazing holiday. Sigiriya, dambulla, kandy, nuwaraeliy
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nilendra_pathi
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Wild life tour with friendly professional mates
Safaris were always handled by knowledgeable animal trackers. We felt that the overa team was working really hard
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ritu_dona
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Excited at wilpattu National park
There are approximately 40 species of malmmals in the Wilpattu National Park. One of the best place to see Sri Lan
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Sdm20207
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Wow
One of the wonderful creations in the world. Breathtaking view. A place was built on top of this rock. it's a place
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nadeekah2020
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comfortable and memorable tour
Overa tours provided an excellent Tour. The cost was very reasonable. Most enjoyable and memorable 6 days Vietnam T
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150vimukthik
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Journey
Best experience ever. We had a great fun of being there. Not only the wildlife the hospitality was awesome. Thank y
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nilakshib2020
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Ancient Miracle
Most Wonderful and Amazing Place. Sigiriya is a great Place to visit for any visitors.I will never forget this amaz
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amilau2020
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Loved my visit to Udawalawe
A great safari experience. It is home to lots of animals. And also we saw variety of different species of birds. We
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938surajb
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Srilankan wild elephants
One of the best place to see wild elephants. Our trip organized by gayani. Superb experience. Huge beautiful place
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927ayeshag
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Awesome view!!
Both sigiriya and dambulla temple are must visit places. Sigiriya has the most stunning view from the top. And so a
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oshanm2016
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The most amazing sites to visit
This is a fabulous day out to see sigiriya and dambulla in the heart of Sri Lanka's cultural triangle. Sigiriya is
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ayesham421
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Historical monuments
Lion rock is one of the most valuable historical monuments of Sri Lanka. It is a must visit place in your Sri Lank
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cvpsur
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Udawalaw National park Wonderful experience
We saw several migratory and endamic birds. Udawalawe is best place to see Asian Elephant. A great place to go if y
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Key Details
  • Negombo, Sigiriya The Ancient Rock Fortress, and 13 more
  • Duration: 8 days
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
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  • Hotel Pickup
  • Languages Offered: English
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