Istražite Šri Lanku

Od Colomba do Marawila

PREGLED PUTOVANJA

Provedite 11 dana otkrivajući izuzetnu otočnu državu Šri Lanku . Istražite tvrđavu Sigiriya Rocks i pronađite unutarnji mir u neobičnom špiljskom hramu Dambulla. Prošetajte kroz začinske vrtove, plantaže čaja i jašite kroz nacionalni park Wilpattu sa šumskim rangerom u potrazi za slonovima i leopardima. Doživite ovaj jedinstveni dio svijeta što malo putnika ima priliku.

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12 DANA

Od Colomba do Marawila

od 1659 EUR

REZERVIRAJ

JE LI OVO PUTOVANJE ZA MENE?

Tip putovanja:

National Geographic

Dizajnirane u suradnji sa National Geographicom , ove ture su zbirka jedinstvenih putovanja stvorenih da bi putnike snažno približili običajima i kulturama posjećenih mjesta. Ove ture uključuju puno istraživanja, osobni i insiderski pristup uz lokalne National Geographic stručnjake kao i slobodno vrijeme za potpuno nove doživljaje, a sve uz boravak u udobnom i kvalitetnom smještaju.

Razina usluge:

Visoka

Smještaj više kvalitete, uz više dodatnih uključenih aktivnosti i pogodnosti nego na drugim Croatia Active turama, poput privatnog prijevoza (uključujući i unutarnje letove na nekim turama) kao i više uključenih obroka i izleta.

Težina putovanja:

Umjerena

Pješačenje i planinarenje pogodno za većinu ljudi umjerene fizičke spreme.

Vrsta putovanja:

Manja grupa

Manja grupa putnika. Od 2 do 16 ljudi, prosječno 10 osoba.

Minimalna dob:

12+

Svi putnici ispod 18 godina moraju biti u pratnji odrasle osobe.

ŠTO JE UKLJUČENO:

Dolazni transfer

Obilazak grada Colombo

Piknik i planinarenje u nacionalnom parku Horton Plains

Čaj u Hotelu Grand

Večernji obilazak tuk-tukom sela Nuwara Eliya

Obilazak grada Kandy i posjet plantaži čaja Ceylon

Vođeni obilazak hrama Tooth

Planinarski izlet u području masiva Knuckles

Stručno predavanje i demostracija Ayurvede

Posjet začinskom vrtu Matale

Posjet ruševinama hrama Nalanda Gedige

Posjet špiljskom hramu Dambulla

Posjet farmi i obrok na njoj

Obilazak kamene utvrde Sigiriya

Jeep safari i razgovor o očuvanju u nacionalnom parku Wilpattu

Obilazak ruševina i hrama Anuradhapura

Svi prijevozi između destinacija i od i do planiranih aktivnosti

SMJEŠTAJ

Hotel/Resort (10 noći)

*Doplata za jednokrevetnu sobu - 879 EUR

OBROCI

10 doručaka
1 ručak
4 večere

PRIJEVOZ

Privatni prijevoz kobijima
Mini bus
Brod
Šetnja

VODIČI I OSOBLJE

Pratitelj puta, lokalni vodiči

POLASCI

Datumi (Početak - Kraj) Cijena po osobi

ITINERAR

U itineraru Vam donosimo sažetak putovanja a puno više informacija možete naći u detaljnom putopisu.

Dan 1  Colombo

Dolazak u bilo koje vrijeme. Dolazni transfer uključen.

Dan 2  Colombo/Nuwara Eliya

Otkrijte Colombo na turi koja uključuje obilazak područja Fort i Pettah. Putujte kroz scenske prizore planina do grada Nuwara Eliya  poznatog po proizvodnji čaja, te zastanite u Kitulgala koji je na ruti. Mogućnost rafting izleta na rijeci Kelani.

Dan 3  Nuwara Eliya

Uživajte u piknik doručku i planinarenju u nacionalnom parku Horton Plains. Uputite se natrag u Nuwara Eliya i razmazite se luksuznim čajem u povijesnom Grand hotelu. Ove večeri, ukrcajte se na tuk-tuk vožnju i posjetite centar grada i tržnicu.

Dan 4 Nuwara Eliya/Madukele

Putujte u Kandy, i zastanite usput na plantaži čaja Ceylon kako bi naučili više o procesu proizvodnje. Uživajte u obilasku grada i jezera sa vođenim posjetom Hramu Secred Tooth Relic. Nakon toga uputite se u eko kolibiu smještenu na plantaži čaja kako bi tamo proveli noć.

Dan 5  Madulkele

Pripremite se za planinarski izlet planinskim područjem Knuckles, prateći staze kroz gustu šumu, povijesna sela i plantaže čaja. Kasnije, sudjelujte na predavanju i demonstraciji Ayurvede stručnog lokalnog praktikanta. Uživajte u još jednoj noći u kolibi

Dan 6  Madulkele/Dambulla

Iskoristite jutro za posjet začinskom vrtu Matale prije dolaska na arheloško nlazište Nalanda Gedige – dom jedinstvenom spoju Hindu i Budističke arhitekture i karaktera. Nastavite do impresivnog špiljskog hrama Dambulla i divite se antičkim budističkim muralima i statuama.

Dan 7  Dambulla

Posjetite farmu CIC Hingurakgoda kako njihov posao od “sjemena do police” spaja moderne i tradicionalne modele agrikulture. Opskrbite se lokalnim proizvodima i uputite na malu farmu na ručak. Upoznajte lokalnu obiitelj i pomozite pripremiti obrok dok iznutra upoznajete kuhinju Šri Lanke. Nakon ručka uputite se u kamenu utvrdu Sigiriya (Lion) i uspenjite stepenicama do vrha  ovog zanosnog mjesta kako bi istražili povjesne lokalitete sa UNESCO liste.

Dan 8  Dambulla/Anuradhapura

Putujte prema sjeveru do nacionalnog parka Wilpattu, poznatom po svojoj populaciji leoparda. Istražite park terenskim vozilom i upoznajte šumskog rangera punog znanja koji će vas naučiti o trudu i načinima očuvanja rezervata u divljini. Nastavite do Anuradhapura kako bi tamo proveli noć.

Dan 9  Anuradhapura/Marawila

Istražite sveti grad Anuradhapura – UNESCO svijetska baština- otkrijte antičke Budističke hramove. Kasnije putujte do grada Marawila na obali.

Dan 10  Marawila

Uživajte u opuštajućem danu na plaži.

Dan 11  Marawila

Odlazak u bilo koje vrijeme.

 

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*Cijena ture NE uključuje avionsku kartu iz Hrvatske
**Svi polasci u tablici niže su garantirani
***Za polaske na alternativne datume, napomenite u upitu
****Cijene su izražene u EUR informativno, a po poslanom upitu primiti ćete točan obračun u HRK

 

ŠTO JE UKLJUČENO:

Dolazni transfer

Obilazak grada Colombo

Piknik i planinarenje u nacionalnom parku Horton Plains

Čaj u Hotelu Grand

Večernji obilazak tuk-tukom sela Nuwara Eliya

Obilazak grada Kandy i posjet plantaži čaja Ceylon

Vođeni obilazak hrama Tooth

Planinarski izlet u području masiva Knuckles

Stručno predavanje i demostracija Ayurvede

Posjet začinskom vrtu Matale

Posjet ruševinama hrama Nalanda Gedige

Posjet špiljskom hramu Dambulla

Posjet farmi i obrok na njoj

Obilazak kamene utvrde Sigiriya

Jeep safari i razgovor o očuvanju u nacionalnom parku Wilpattu

Obilazak ruševina i hrama Anuradhapura

Svi prijevozi između destinacija i od i do planiranih aktivnosti

SMJEŠTAJ

Hotel/Resort (10 noći)

*Doplata za jednokrevetnu sobu - 879 EUR

OBROCI

10 doručaka
1 ručak
4 večere

PRIJEVOZ

Privatni prijevoz kobijima
Mini bus
Brod
Šetnja

VODIČI I OSOBLJE

Pratitelj puta, lokalni vodiči

POLASCI

Datumi (Početak - Kraj) Cijena po osobi

DETALJNI PUTOPIS

Detaljni putopis organizatora putovanja
Organizator putovanja: G ADVENTURES INC. s registriranim uredom na adresi BASTWICK STREET 60, LONDON, EC 1V3TN, UJEDINJENO KRALJEVSTVO pod registracijskim brojem 7848780 i poreznim brojem VAT no. 175450502, kojeg u Republici Hrvatskoj zastupa DMC Adriatic d.o.o. na web stranici www.croatia-active.com.hr

DAY 1 COLOMBO

Arrive at any time. Arrival transfer included.

Arrive at any time and enjoy your day. Please meet your CEO in the hotel lobby at 6:15PM for the welcome meeting.

Arrival Airport Transfer
Bandaranaike International Airport – Colombo

You will be met at the airport and transferred to the hotel to start your adventure.

Arrival Day and Welcome Meeting
1h

The adventure begins tonight. Feel free to explore, but make sure you’re back in time to meet the group. After introductions, your CEO will review the details of your tour.

Accommodation

Ramada Colombo (or similar)
Hotel

DAY 2 COLOMBO/NUWARA ELIYA

Discover Colombo on a city tour including the Fort and Pettah areas. Travel through scenic mountains to the tea-producing town of Nuwara Eliya, stopping in Kitulgala en route. Opt for a rafting excursion on the Kelani River.

City Tour
Colombo

Enjoy a tour of the city, including the Fort area, the historic Pettah district, and the cinnamon gardens.

Private Vehicle
Colombo – Nuwara Eliya4h30m

Settle in and scan the scenery from the convenience of a private vehicle.

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Optional Activities – Day 2

Kelani River Rafting
Kitulgala

20USD per person

Embark on an exciting whitewater rafting excursion on the Kelani River.

Accommodation

Grand Hotel (or similar)
Hotel

Meals included: Breakfast

DAY 3 NUWARA ELIYA

Enjoy a picnic breakfast and hike in Horton Plains National Park. Head back to Nuwara Eliya and indulge in high tea at the historic Grand Hotel. This evening, embark on a tuk-tuk ride and visit the town centre and market.

The trek this morning is strenuous – If you are not interested in hiking, feel free to stay at the hotel and relax this morning.

Horton Plains Trek
Horton Plains Nature Reserve4h-4h30m9km

Get close to nature and stunning scenery on this Horton Plains Trek. Hike 9km (6 mi) into the Horton Plains and walk through the clouds to discover a majestic drop that provides amazing views over the plains into the sea.

High Tea at the Grand Hotel
Nuwara Eliya

Step back in time and enjoy high tea at the historic Grand Hotel. Enjoy a lovely setting with Elizabethan-era architecture and beautiful gardens. The building was the former mansion of Sir Edward Barnes who was the Governor of Sri Lanka during 1830-1850.

Nuwara Eliya Tuk-tuk Tour
Nuwara Eliya

Enjoy an evening tuk-tuk ride through the centre of town. Get out and explore the market and surrounds.

Private Vehicle
Nuwara Eliya2h

There is a 1 hour drive each way to Horton Plains.

Accommodation

Grand Hotel (or similar)
Hotel

Meals included: Breakfast

DAY 4 NUWARA ELIYA/ELKADUWA

Travel to Kandy, stopping at a Ceylon tea plantation en route to learn about the production process. Enjoy a tour around the city and lake, with a guided visit to the Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic.

Private Vehicle
Nuwara Eliya – Kandy45m

Settle in and scan the scenery from the convenience of a private vehicle.

Tea Plantation Visit
Nuwara Eliya1h-1h30m26km

Be welcomed into the homes of local plantation families who will talk about the hardships of the industry. The town of Nuwara Eliya produces the finest Orange Pekoe Ceylon tea, and is inhabited mainly by tea planters and plantation workers. Pay a visit to one of the factories to learn all about tea production.

Kandy Orientation Walk
Kandy1h-1h30m3-5km

Walk through the city and around Kandy Lake to get a better feel for the place.

Temple of the Sacred Tooth Tour
Kandy1h1km

Enjoy a tour of the Temple of the Tooth, which houses an important relic – a tooth of Lord Buddha kept in a well-preserved golden casket. Learn about the importance of this site from local guides.

Private Vehicle
Kandy – Elkaduwa1h-1h30m25km

Settle in and scan the scenery from the convenience of a private vehicle.

Accommodation

Madulkelle Tea and Eco Lodge (or similar)
Lodge

Meals included: Breakfast | Dinner

DAY 5 ELKADUWA

Set out for a hiking excursion in the Knuckles mountain range, following trails through lush forest past villages and tea plantations. Later, take in a lecture and demonstration on Ayurveda by an expert local practitioner. Enjoy another night at the lodge.

If you are not interested in hiking, feel free to stay at the hotel and relax this morning.

Knuckles Mountain Range Trek
Madulkele3h

Embark on a trek in the Knuckles mountain range – named for five peaks which resemble the knuckles of a clenched fist. Hike through the woods on one of the exciting nature trails and you may come across tea plantations, farmers, waterfalls, and small villages. Enjoy the pristine beauty of the area, free of roads for motorized vehicles.

National Geographic Journeys Exclusives:Understanding Ayurveda

Enjoy a lecture on ayurveda by a local practitioner. The talk includes history and a demonstration of traditional herbs used in the practice, as well as a discussion of the differences in using a holistic approach vs. modern medicine. We also are shown how herbs and spices can cure simple ailments, from headaches to fever and how these ancient methodologies of preparing medicine were pioneered.

Accommodation

Madulkelle Tea and Eco Lodge (or similar)
Lodge

Meals included: Breakfast | Dinner

DAY 6 ELKADUWA/DAMBULLA

Pay a morning visit to a spice garden in Matale before arriving at the archaeological site of Nalanda Gedige – home to a unique fusion of Hindu and Buddhist architecture and imagery. Continue on to the impressive Dambulla Cave Temple and admire ancient Buddhist murals and statues.

Spice Garden Excursion
Matale

Visit a spice garden and marvel at the various spices used as natural medicines and as condiments in food.

Nalanda Gedige Visit
Matale45m-1h2-4km

Discover combined Buddhist and Hindu architecture on this visit to Nalanda Gedige, a small and less-visited ancient site. Some of the designs are clearly Hindu, yet no Hindu gods are depicted. Also see some erotic, but eroded, Tantric Buddhist carvings, reminiscent of the famous Khajuraho Temple in India.

Dambulla Cave Temple Visit
Sigiriya1h-1h30m

Visit the ancient Dambulla cave temples at one of the most well-preserved temple and cave sites in Sri Lanka. See Buddhist mural paintings that line the walls of the seventh-century caves as well as a collection of hundreds of statues of Buddha in different poses.

Private Vehicle
Elkaduwa – Dambulla2h-2h30m85km

Settle in and scan the scenery from the convenience of a private vehicle.

Accommodation

Thilanka Resorts &Spa (or similar)
Resort

Meals included: Breakfast

DAY 7 DAMBULLA

Visit the CIC Hingurakgoda farm and learn how this “seed-to-shelf” business is bringing together modern and traditional agricultural practices. Purchase local ingredients and head to a small farmhouse for lunch. Get to know the family and help prepare the meal, while getting an inside look at traditional Sri Lankan cuisine. After lunch, head to Sigiriya (Lion) rock fortress and climb the steps to the top of this captivating site to discover UNESCO-listed ruins and take in stellar views.

Sigiriya Rock Fortress Visit
Sigiriya2h-3h15-20km

Be mesmerized by this rock fortress, which captivates every visitor with its well-laid out gardens, caves, monasteries, and palaces adorned with beautiful wall motifs. Start at the water gardens and climb more than 1,200 steps to reach the top. Pass caves with frescoes and boulders to find the ruins of a palace on the flat surface of the old volcanic magma rock. The rock rests 370m (1,213 ft) above sea level with a shear drop on all sides.

National Geographic Journeys Exclusives: Farm Visit and Local Lunch

Visit the CIC Hingurakgoda farm, part of a seed-to-shelf agri-business that works with over 20,000 rural farmers in Sri Lanka, in an effort to improve farmers’ income and quality of life, as well as the standards of food quality and production. The seed farm works toward implementing modern agricultural technology and enhanced mechanization while still protecting the traditional knowledge of farmers. Here we will learn about various farming processes including irrigation, livestock (buffalo), and milk and curd production. After, we purchase some vegetables and buy fish from local fisherman and visit one of the smaller farmhouses. Here we assist the farming family with making our lunch, learning about traditional rural Sri Lankan cuisine.

Private Vehicle
Dambulla

Settle in and scan the scenery from the convenience of a private vehicle.

Accommodation

Thilanka Resorts &Spa (or similar)
Resort

Meals included: Breakfast | Lunch

DAY 8 DAMBULLA/ANURADHAPURA

Travel north to Wilpattu National Park, known for its leopard population. Explore the park by jeep and meet with a knowledgeable forest ranger to learn about conservation efforts and the issues of human encroachment on wildlife reserves. Continue to Anuradhapura for the night.

Private Vehicle
Dambulla – Wilpattu National Park2h

Settle in and scan the scenery from the convenience of a private vehicle.

Wilpattu Safari and Talk
Wilpattu National Park

Explore Wilpattu, one of the largest and oldest National Parks in Sri Lanka, renowned for its leopard population. Explore the park by jeep with a forest ranger to observe the local flora and fauna, but be on the lookout for the parks most famed resident, the leopard. After our safari, meet with a park representative, knowledgeable in wildlife conservation of the area and the conflicts of human encroachment on wildlife reserves.

Private Vehicle
Wilpattu National Park – Anuradhapura

Settle in and scan the scenery from the convenience of a private vehicle.

Accommodation

Palm Garden Village (or similar)
Hotel

Meals included: Breakfast

DAY 9ANURADHAPURA/MARAWILA

Explore the sacred city of Anuradhapura – a UNESCO World Heritage site – and discover ancient Buddhist monasteries. Later, travel south to coastal Marawila.

Anuradhapura Excursion
Anuradhapura

Tour the ruins and monasteries of Sri Lanka’s first capital. A symbol of Sinhalese power, this is the nation’s most extensive and important ancient city.

Private Vehicle
Anuradhapura – Marawila3h

Settle in and scan the scenery from the convenience of a private vehicle.

Free Time
MarawilaAfternoon

Settle in at the hotel and enjoy free time to relax on the beach.

Accommodation

Club Palm Bay (or similar)
Hotel

Meals included: Breakfast | Dinner

DAY 10 MARAWILA

Enjoy a relaxing day at the beach.

Free Time
MarawilaFull Day

Opt to explore or relax on the coast.

Accommodation

Club Palm Bay (or similar)
Hotel

Meals included: Breakfast | Dinner

DAY 11MARAWILA

Depart at any time.

Hotel check out is at 12:00pm. Your CEO can assist you with arranging an easy transfer to Colombo or the International airport.

Departure Day

Not ready to leave? Your CEO can help with travel arrangements to extend your adventure.

Meals included: Breakfast

12 DANA

Od Colomba do Marawila

od 1659 EUR

REZERVIRAJ

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