This tour covers Anuradhapura, Polonnaruwa, Sigiriya, Kandy, Nuwara Eliya, and Galle within 10 days. Polonnaruwa (1982), ancient city of Sigiriya (1982), the sacred city of Anuradhapura (1982), the old town of Galle and its’ fortifications (1988), the sacred city of Kandy (1988) and golden temple of Dambulla (1991) are declared as world heritage sites by UNESCO. All these are an amazing creature of Sri Lankan kings and ancestors. Just send us an inquiry about your cultural tour plans in Sri Lanka we are here to customize itinerary for you.
Cultural Tour in Sri Lanka
One of the most significant and sacred cities that belong to the ancient world, Anuradhapura was the first capital of Sri Lanka. To the east of the Cultural Triangle, following the Anuradhapura era is the second ancient capital of Sri Lanka, Polonnaruwa. Capture the essence of Sri Lanka and take in seven of the country’s eight UNESCO World Heritage Sites. The sacred tooth relic of Lord Buddha is placed in Kandy in a temple known as the Sri Dalada Maligawa, one of the most venerable temples of the Buddhist world. It was tradition to house the sacred tooth relic in the city that the King chose to reside in and according to ancient scripts Kandy was the last capital in Sri Lanka.
Highlights of Cultural Tour of Sri Lanka
- Anuradhapura ancient city
- Polonnaruwa world heritage site
- Sigiriya rock fortress
- Dambulla cave temple
- Minneriya national park
- Tooth relic temple in Kandy
- Royal botanical garden in Kandy