Ramayana Tour 2019
7 Days 6 nights
Dress CodeCasual. Comfortable athletic clothing, hiking shoes, hat and warm jacket.
Day 1: Airport / Negombo
You will be welcomed by our Ramayanam Tour coordinator in Bandaranaike International Airport and transfer to a Hotel in Negombo. Leisure in the Hotel.
Day 2: Trincomalee
Ramayanam Tour starts! After breakfast transfer to Trincomalee and Visit Munneswaram Temple which is an important regional Hindu temple complex in Sri Lanka. It has been in existence at least since 1000 CE, although myths surrounding the temple associate it with the popular Indian epic Ramayana and its legendary hero-king Rama.The temple is one of five ancient temples (Ishwarams)dedicated to Shiva in the region. Then in the evening visit Manavari Temple as the last attraction of our Ramayanam Tour 2019. Manavari s the first place where Lord Rama installed the Shiva Lingam and prayed after the end of the war with King Ravana. Then relax in the hotel.
Day 3: Trincomalee / Kandy
After breakfast visit Thirukoneswaram, the Holy Koneswaram Temple, is a Hindu temple in Thirukonamalai (Trincomalee) on the east coast of Sri Lanka. The temple lies on a high rocky promontory surrounded on three sides by the sea. The next in our Ramayan Tour, we worship Shankar Devi temple in Trincomalee. It is a prominent temple for Hindus. Shankari Devi temple is situated in an east coast town of Cliffs koneswaram Sri Lanka; Trincomalee. Along with the temple of Shankari Devi, there is a temple of Lord Shiva- Trikoneswara temple. Koneswaram/Trikoneswara temple is believed to have been a major religious shrine since before the arrival of Prince Vijaya 2500 years ago. After Then we visit Sigiriya Lion Rock. On our way to Kandy we visit Spicy Garden. Arrive in Kandy check-in hotel and participate to a Sri lankan cultural dancing show.
Day 4: Kandy / Nuwara Eliya
After the morning visit the Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic which is a Buddhist temple in the city of Kandy; it is located in the royal palace complex of the former Kingdom of Kandy, which houses the relic of the tooth of the Buddha. Kandy was the last capital of the Sri Lankan kings and is a World Heritage Site mainly due to the temple. Then to enrich our Ramayanam Tour we visit tea plantation and a factory where we will be guided inside and will be give to taste world's best Ceylon Tea. In the evening we visit Ramboda Waterfalls then Shri Bhakta hanuman Temple which is On The hills of Ramboda Where Hanuman was searching for Sita Devi chinamaya mission of Sri Lanka built temple with Hanuman as the presiding deity. On every full moon day special pooja’s are conducted and witnessed by thousand devotees. This temple is called Sri Baktha Hanuman Temple. The image of Lord Hanuman here is 16 feet. and Gayathri Peedam. After that visit Gaythri Peedam is believed to be the place from where King Ravana’s son Meghan propitiated Lord Siva with penance and pooja’s and in turn was granted super natural powers by Lord Siva. This the first and the foremost temple built for Gaythri Amman in Sri Lanka & Siva Lingam found in this temple was brought from the holy river Narmada.
Day 5: Nuwara Eliya / Kataragama
After the breakfast, during our Ramayanam Tour 2019 visit Seetha Amman Temple which is a unique temple it has been made at the place where Sita Mata spent her days in the prison of Ravana approx 5000 years ago. It is also unique in a way that it is one of the very few temples dedicated to Seeta. The temple is located on Nuwara Eliya Kandy road very close to the scenic town of Nuwara Eliya (8 Kilometers). Then we visit Ashok Vatika, Divrumpola, Ravana Ella Caves - The Ravana Cave is located about 2 km from the Ella town and 11 km (7 mi) away from Bandarawela. It is quite a small cave, measuring about 50ft wide, 150ft long and 60ft high. History says that the cave is used by King Ravana to hide the Princess Sita. and Waterfalls.
Katharagama / Bentota
After the breakfast proceed to Bentota. On our way of Ramayanam Tour 2019, we visit Visit God Skanda Temple, Ussangoda, Rumassala, Lagoon boat safari, Leisure in beach. Bentota is located 64km south of Colombo in the South-western coastal belt of Sri Lanka. CMB Colombo Bandaranaike Airport at Katunayake – Negombo being 37km north of the city of Colombo, Bentota is approximately 101km south of the airport. Sri Lanka water sport (Sunshine) center lies directly on the Bentota River, in Aluthgama, 60 km from International Airport and Few km from your Hotels, resorts or villas between Beruwela and Bentota.
Day 7: Bentota / Transfer to Airport
After breakfast transfer airport for departure via Colombo. If time permits visit Panchamuga Anjaneyar temple, Gangarama temple, Colombo city tour and Shopping.