Explore the intriguing island of Sri Lanka. Embark on a comprehensive tour of its largest city, Colombo. Delight in a visit to a home for orphaned elephants that have been abandoned. Stand in awe before you climb up the 5th-century Sigiriya Rock Fortress, a former palace and UNESCO World Heritage Site. See elephants bathing and grazing in their natural habitat in Minneriya National Park. Learn about the unique spices used in Sri Lankan cuisine, such as cinnamon, clove and cardamom at a spice market. Behold the fascinating Temple of the Tooth Relic in Kandy, revered in the Buddhist world. Take a guided tour of a tea estate and see how tea is packed using traditional methods. Come to know the legends and art of traditional Sri Lankan mask making. Along the way discover a country of deep history and traditions and the immeasurable beauty of unspoiled landscapes.
An unforgettable journey of discovery and remembrance awa... more