- 16 Nights
- Price from £1,999
Departing 28 Aug 18
5 day fully escorted sri lanka tour
Departing 28 Aug 18
Discover the secrets of Southeast Asia and Sri Lanka during this 16 night cruise and stay holiday.
Fly to Hong Kong where you’ll enjoy an overnight hotel stay before embarking the entertainment-packed Voyager of the Seas® the following day. Sailing away you’ll reach Nha Trang, rich in history and home to numerous sacred sites, including the famous Po Nagar Cham Towers. Discover more of Vietnam as you cruise to Ho Chi Minh City, a dynamic and diverse destination that carries with it a complex history and rich culture just waiting to be discovered. An overnight stay in Thailand’s capital, Bangkok, awaits. Offering a true taste of Thailand, the city has glimmering temples, floating markets and a vibrant and intoxicating street life. Your cruise ends in Singapore where you’ll disembark for the next part of your holiday, a city to beach Sri Lanka discovery.
A tropical oasis filled with historic sites, beautiful beaches and of course majestic, plodding elephants, your first day takes you to Kandy, a UNESCO World Heritage site and the last capital of the Sri Lankan kings. Here you’ll get to explore the city’s Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic and enjoy a colourful performance of Kandyan dancing and drumming.
The next day you’ll travel to Dambulla, where you’ll have the opportunity to climb the Dambulla Rock Temple, the most impressive of Sri Lanka's cave temples; followed by Sigiriya, home to the Sigiriya Rock Fortress, a kingdom city built in the 5th century with lily pad-covered moats, mist-shrouded forests and two colossal lion’s paws carved into the bedrock.
The final afternoon of your Sri Lanka tour takes you to Polonnaruwa where you can see an amazing array of sights including the ruins of the Royal Palace, the Parakrama Samudraya Lake and the Shiva Temple. Your Sri Lankan highlights tour complete, it’s time for a well-deserved dose of rest and relaxation as three nights at the Avani Kalutara await. Located in a unique setting where the Kalu River meets the Indian Ocean, you can spend your days relaxing on the palm fringed terrace, enjoying delicious cuisine at the Mangrove restaurant or exploring the nearby lively town of Kalutara.
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Monday to Sunday 9am - 9pm
Whatever kind of fantastic cruise holiday you want, you’ll find it on-board the stunning Voyager of the Seas. There are luxurious, tranquil areas for couples wanting a romantic getaway to some of the world’s most amazing destinations. Royal Caribbean’s famous range of activities, entertainment and sports facilities – including a roller-blading track and an ice-rink - make it ideal also for those wanting a holiday packed with fun for all the family. Add in a great variety of superb dining options as well as friendly and efficient crew and the Voyager of the Seas brings you everything you could want for a cruise of a lifetime.
Kandy - Tour Day 1
Airport to Kandy
A World Heritage Site, in Kandy you’ll visit Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic and experience a Puja Ceremony before an overnight hotel stay
Kandy - Tour Day 2
In the cool of the morning visit the Peradeniya Botanical Gardens and enjoy a tour around Kandy, exploring local markets and wandering around the lake. Overnight hotel stay in Kandy.
Kandy - Sigiriya - Tour Day 3
On your way to Dambulla, stop at an exotic Spice Garden in Matale. Visit the Dambulla Rock Temple, which was donated by King Walagambahu in the 1st century BC to Buddhist monks. Dambulla is a World Heritage site and is the most impressive of Sri Lanka's cave temples.
Sigiriya - Tour Day 4
Climb the 5th century Sigiriya rock fortress, built by King Kashyapa in 495AD. the 'Lion Rock' is a citadel of unusual beauty rising 200 metres from the scrub jungle. Visit Polonnaruwa, which was the 2nd capital city of Sri Lanka, built in the 11th & 12th centuries AD. Here you can see the ruins of the Royal Palace, the Gal Viharaya where four splendid statues of the Buddha reside. Overnight at hotel in Sigiriya.
Sigiriya - Kalutara - Tour Day 5
Following a relaxed breakfast, continue your journey to Kalutara.
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