SRI LANKA HINDU PILGRIMAGE TOUR
Tour Duration: 05 Days & 04 Nights
Day 01 :Colombo / Kandy
Arrive at the Colombo airport. Meet assist and we leave for Kandy. On the way visit the Pinnawela Elephant Orphanage. Arrive Kandy. Visit the Murugan Temple in Kandy and later visit the Temple of the Tooth relic of Lord Buddha. Evening shopping in Kandy and watch the Kandy Cultural show and fire walking Ceremony. Overnight Hotel.
Day 02 :Kandy / Nuwara Eliya
We leave for Nuwara Eliya, 2200 meters above sea level. Visit waterfalls, tea estates/factory. On the visit the Hanuman Temple, in Pussellawa on the way. Its we famous Hanuman Temple, later we arrive in Nuwara Eliya. Visit the city Lake etc. Overnight at Hotel
Day 03 : Nuwara Eliya /Sita Amman Temple/ Colombo
We visit the Sita Amman Temple in Nuwara Eliya (Ramayanaya) Seetha Amman temple, Seetha Eliya The stream that runs from the hill, catered to the needs of Sitadevi during her stay at ‘Ashok Vatika’. She is said to have bathed in this stream. About a century ago of three idols were discovered in the stream, one of which was that of Sita. It is believed that the idols have been worshipped at this spot for centuries. Now there is temple for Lord Rama, Sitadevi, Luxshmana, and Hanuman by the side of this stream. It is interesting to note that foot prints akin to Lord Hanuman's are found by this river and some are of small size and some are of large size, which tells us of the immense powers of hanuman transforming himself into any size. Attend special “Pooja” ceremony arranged for you. Later we leave for Colombo, Overnight at Hotel
Day 04 : Colombo / Munneswaram / Colombo
We visit the Munnerswaram Hindu Temple, Munneswaram Temple is one of the three celebrated ancient Isvarams of Lord Siva - the other two being Thirukethiswaram near Mannar and Konneswaram in Trincomalee. It is situated about half a mile east of Chilaw. We first hear of this Temple in the Ramayana or the story of Rama and Sita, when Sri Rama Bhagavan is said to have found solace there of his heavily weighted conscience in respect of the many deaths in war and Killing of Ravana, Lord Ram got the “Brahmadosha” because Ravana was son of a Brahmin Rishi “Vishrava’, on this place after the war lord Ram stayed here for a while, established a shivalingam performed poojas and other ceremonies. There after we visit Colombo city. The Gangaram Buddha Temple, Indepence Sqaure, Gale Face Raod, etc, later shopping at Odel and House of fashions Overnight hotel.
Day 05 : Colombo / Airport
Breakfast at Hotel and transfer to the airport for the departure flight