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Wild Wonders & Hidden Temples from Galle (2 Day Private Tour) provided by Lakpura LLC

Wild Wonders & Hidden Temples from Galle (2 Day Private Tour)

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Wild Wonders & Hidden Temples is a short, single night, 2-day tour that combines culture with wildlife. From two rather distinctive Buddhist temples to two of Sri Lanka’s largest and most famous Natural Parks, this experience gives visitors the chance to see some Buddha statues over 100 feet in height among other religious murals, figurines and intricately painted passages. Your journey will also allow you a chance to catch a glimpse of Sri Lanka’s wildlife in Yala National Park as well as Bundala Wildlife Sanctuary. Visit and bathe in the healing hot water springs of Madunagala. SKU: LK10011300
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Pass By: Lakpura LLC, Colombo Sri Lanka

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Stop At: Weherahena Buddhist Temple, Weherahena RD Weherahena, Matara 81000 Sri Lanka

Weherahena Poorwarama Raja Maha Viharaya is situated in the Matara District of Sri Lanka, about 6 kilometers off the Matara town. This rather unique temple is known as the first tunnel temple in the world. The temple hosts a massive 130-ft Buddha image that was built following the Anuradhapura and Polonnaruwa eras and also consists of all main features of a Buddhist temple- the pagoda, a sacred bo-tree and Samadhi Buddha statue. The walls of the temple are adorned with with Buddha murals. According to the historical records, the tunnel temple paintings narrate the Jātaka tales (legends) of Ummagga Jathaka and Umandawa

Duration: 45 minutes

Stop At: Wewurukannala Vihara, Dikwella Sri Lanka

Wewurukannala Raja Maha Viharaya, this sacred Buddhist temple is located 1.5 kilometers from Dikwella towards Beliatta. The main attraction of the temple is the 160-ft tall statue of seated Buddha. It is the largest statue in the whole of Sri Lanka and dates back to the late 18th Century. The temple has another section named the Tunnel of Hell. It features life-sized models of devils, demons and sinners going through the torments and horrors of hell. The temple walls show you the path towards enlightenment by depicting hundreds of comic strip representations of events in the Buddha’s life

Duration: 45 minutes

Stop At: Bundala National Park, A 2 Road .bundala Junction Hambantota, Weligatta 82000 Sri Lanka

Visit Bundala National Park which is the first declared Ramsar wetland site of Sri Lanka. Watch the giant flocks of greater flamingoes that visit Bundala. Get a chance to see the many other species of migratory waterbirds that winter here. Explore the seven terrestrial habitat types and six wetland types of area within the park and learn more about them

Duration: 3 hours

Stop At: Palatupana, Yala National Park Sri Lanka

This amazing Safari offers the opportunity to visit Yala National Park, the second largest in the island based off the Southeastern coast of Sri Lanka. Get a chance to see the famous Sri Lankan leopards, indigenous wild water buffalo, Sri Lankan Sloth Bear and large herds of Sri Lankan Elephants. The park is also home to many other species of mammals, birds, reptiles, amphibians, fish and invertebrates

Duration: 3 hours
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Important Information
Departure Point
Galle, Galle, Galle District, Southern Province
Duration
2 days
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Breakfast
  • Accommodation on at 3 Star Hotel.
  • Meal plan on Bed and Breakfast basis.
  • Transport in a Private Car, inclusive of all chauffer accommodation, cost of fuel, parking & highway tolls.
  • Service of an English-Speaking Chauffeur Guide throughout the tour.
  • 1 Jeep Safari in Bundala National Park.
  • 1 Jeep Safari in Yala National Park.
  • All prevailing taxes and service charges
  • Entry/Admission - Weherahena Buddhist Temple
  • Entry/Admission - Wewurukannala Vihara
  • Entry/Admission - Bundala National Park
  • Entry/Admission - Yala National Park
Exclusions
  • Entry Visa Fees, please visit www.eta.gov.lk for more details / submit your individual visa application.
  • International / Domestic Airfare
  • Any expenses of personal nature.
  • Tips & Portages.
  • Cost of Beverages
  • Meals where not specified.
  • Hotel compulsory supplements on 24-December (X' mas Eve) and 31-December (New Year's Eve).
  • Entrance fees where not specified.
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Comfortable clothes and hats recommended.
  • Near public transportation
  • Infant seats available
  • Not recommended for travellers with back problems
  • Not recommended for pregnant travellers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Most travellers can participate
Cancellation Policy
All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.

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  • Lakpura LLC, Weherahena Buddhist Temple, and 3 more
  • Duration: 2 days
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