15 days

From £4,295

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We are sorry to inform you that due to the COVID-19 outbreak, it has become necessary to reschedule this tour. Your safety and wellbeing are our utmost priorities, so we do hope you understand this enforced change of travel arrangements. A new date will be confirmed shortly. For more information, please read our full statement about the Coronavirus here. If you are booked onto this tour, you can get in touch with our friendly sales team on 01722 713800, who are ready to help.

Summary

Small wonder that Sri Lanka is home to some of the finest World Heritage Sites, with landmark monuments and ancient ruined cities that still stand in homage to the island’s past civilisations and cultures, their unique artefacts and archaeological treasures. Join us on this trip of a lifetime as we learn more about one of the earliest great Buddhist kingdoms.

Tour highlights:

  • Witness the unique ‘puja’ ceremony at the Temple of the Tooth
  • Climb Kasyapa’s citadel of Sigiriya and enjoy unforgettable views
  • Explore the Golden Temple of Dambulla, a UNESCO World Heritage Site
  • Enjoy a free day in Nuwara Eliya, a jewel of a hill station in the cool uplands
  • Share the road with working elephants as you journey though tropical countryside

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Today's Price
£4,295

Deposit: £500 Single supplement: £800

Includes flights

Meet your Experts

Prof. Bilinda Devage Nandadeva

Guide Lecturer

Professor Nandadeva, retired from the Fine Arts department of the University of Kelaniya after nearly 40 years, where he taught Art History and Historic Preservation.

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Prof. Nilan Cooray

Guide Lecturer

Prof Cooray has over 25 years of extensive work experience in design and supervision of architectural conservation work, trained to Doctorate level.

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The golden temple of Dambulla
Tour dates & prices

Included in your cost:

  • Expert Guide Lecturer
  • Professional Tour Manager
  • Local travel aboard a private air-conditioned coach
  • Accommodation
  • Meals as per the itinerary, either two glasses of wine, two beers, or two soft drinks and tea or coffee with dinner
  • Entries to all sites as per the itinerary
  • All taxes & gratuities
  • Field notes
Tour Departure Tour ID Departure date Return Date Guided by Price Deposit Single Supp. Availability
6 November 2020 ASRI201106 6 November 2020 (Friday) 20 November 2020 (Friday) Prof. Bilinda Devage Nandadeva Prof. Nilan Cooray £4,295
(inc. flights)
£500 £800

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7 May 2021 ASRI210507 7 May 2021 (Friday) 21 May 2021 (Friday) Prof. Bilinda Devage Nandadeva Prof. Nilan Cooray £4,495
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