INDIPENDENT SQUARE

COLOMBO PORT

GANGARAMA TEMPLE

COLOMBO CITY

City by the sea. Interesting blend of the old & and new. Good shopping, event designer labels, handloom and cotton clothing & linen, handmade leather handbags and shoes, gems & jewellery. You may visit KelaniyaTemple (beautiful mural paintings), Colombo National Museum or drive on to Mt. Lavinia, best beach close to Colombo.

KANDY

Picturesquely located, no doubt the most beautiful city in the island.Regarded as Sri Lanka’s cultural center. You may witness the unique KandyanDancing, visit the DaladaMaligawa, golden roofed Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic of the Buddha, The Peradeniya Botanical Gardens, and shop for gems, jewellery and traditional handcrafts. Visit Pinnawela Elephant Orphanage en route.

ESALA PERAHERA

TEMPLE OF THE SACRED TOOTH RELIC

HANDCRAFT

PINNAWELA ELEPHANT ORPHANAGE

PERADENIYA BOTANICAL GARDENS

MASK

GALLE LIGHT HOUSE

WATER SPORT

GALLE DUTCH FORT

GALLE

Drive along the beautiful Southern coastline to Galle, Dutch fortified city, 17c. Fortress still burstling with life, shop for exquisite handmade lace, en route many beach hotels for a break at Kalutara, Beruwala, Bentota, (popular for water sports) Hikkaduwa (famous for corals & tropical fish) Ambalangoda (Masks & Batiks)

RATNAPURA

The '' City of Gems'' Gem mining, gem workshops (gem cutting, polishing, jewellery making), Enchanting drive through rubber plantations and typical Sri Lankan villages. Ceylon blue Sapphires considered the world best and a variety of precious and semi-precious gems, including deep red Rubies to Tourmalines of forest green, rich purple amethyst and golden Topaz.

GEM MINING

CUT & POLISHED GEM

JEWELLERY BOX

NECKLACE