Sri Lanka's Cultural Triangle

9 days tour from £2525

Sri Lanka

Introduction - Sri Lanka's Cultural Triangle

This introductory tour to Sri Lanka, ideal for first time visitors with limited time, begins with a couple of nights in this tropical island's busy capital, Colombo, and continues on to the 'Cultural Triangle' - Anuradhapura, Polonnaruwa and Kandy.

Anuradhapura is an important historical site, where Buddhism first came to Sri Lanka, and was the country's capital for 1,300 years. The medieval capital, Polonnaruwa, on the shores of a large lake, has a number of historic ruins.

Kandy was the last Sinhalese Capital before the British took over in 1815, and remains an important religious centre for Buddhism, being home to the temple containing Buddha's sacred tooth.

What's included:

  • International flights from London

  • 7 nights accommodation

  • All internal transportation and transfers

  • English speaking guides

  • Breakfast daily

  • Entrance fees to sites and monuments listed in tour itinerary


  Sri Lanka's Cultural Triangle tour map


Travel Arrangements

You travel by yourself on a departure date of your choice.