New Year in Sri Lanka - GoKurban

NEW YEAR IN SRI LANKA

Date: Dec 29, 2019 - Jan 05, 2020

8 DAYS/7 NIGHTS - STARTING 1,250 USD

Colombo – Kandy – Nuwara Eliya – Waskadua   

 

Rates Include: 

  • Flight ticket Beirut-Kuwait-Colombo-Kuwait-Beirut with Kuwait Airways on economy class basis
  • Airport taxes 
  • 1-night accommodation in Colombo on Bed & Breakfast Basis
  • 2-night accommodation in Kandy on Bed & Breakfast Basis
  • 2-night accommodation in Nuwara Eliya on Bed & Breakfast Basis
  • 2-night accommodation in Waskaduwa on Bed and Breafast Basis 
  • Welcome at the airport with flower garland 
  • Transportation by air-conditioned coach as per itinerary.
  • English Speaking National Guide
  • Entrance Fees to: Pinnawala Elephant Orpahnage - Kandy Temple - Peradeniya Botanical Gardens 
  • Cultural Show - Sigiriya Rock Fortress 
  • Obligatory New Year Gala Dinner at Cinnamon Citadel in Kandy
  • Free wifi in all hotels, safe boxes in the rooms and towels. 
  • Travel insurance

Rates Exclude: 

  • Visa Fees: $60
  • Lunch and dinner throughout the tour
  • Tips and personal expenses 
  • Optional tours other than mentioned in the program
  • Supplement for Child paying with Extra Bed $160

RECOMMENDED HOTELS:

CATEGORY
HOTEL NAMES
PER PERSON
IN TRIPLE
PER PERSON
IN DOUBLE
PER PERSON
IN SINGLE
CHILD (02-11)
Sharing parent bed
Standard
Package
 
Cinnamon Lake Side 5* - Colombo
 
Hotel Topaz 4* - Kandy
 
The Golden Ridge 5* - Nuwara Eliya
 
Jie Jie Beach 5* - Panadura
 
$1,170
$1,250
$1,650
$725
Deluxe
Package
 
Cinnamon Grand 5* - Colombo
 
Cinnamon Citadel 5* - Kandy
 
The Golden Ridge 5* - Nuwara Eliya
 
Citrus Waskadua 5* - Waskadua
 
$1,395
$1,470
$1,915
$780
*Rates are guaranteed, seats are limited*
 

FLIGHT DETAILS:

 

Flight#
Date
From
To
Departure
Arrival
KU 504
28DEC
Beirut
(BEY)
Kuwait
(KWI)
21:00
00:55
KU 363
29DEC
Kuwait
(KWI)
Colombo
(CMB)
02:00
10:00
KU 364
05JAN
Colombo
(CMB)
Kuwait
(KWI)
11:15
14:50
KU 503
05JAN
Kuwait
(KWI)
Beirut
(BEY)
17:05
19:45


 

 

 

 

 

 

ITINERARY

 

29 DEC
(Sunday)
 
BEIRUT – KUWAIT – COLOMBO
 
Arrival to Colombo Airport, Meet and assist then transfer to your hotel in Colombo (Approximately 01 hour). Arrival & Check in.
In the afternoon you will make the city tour of Colombo.
 
Meal: Breakfast
30 DEC
(Monday)
 
COLOMBO – PINNAWALA – KANDY
 
After breakfast, transfer from Colombo to Pinnawala (Approximately 03 hours) to visit the Elephant Orphanage. Continue to Kandy (Approximately 01 hour). Arrival to the hotel for check-in. Afternoon do a guided city tour of Kandy the last capital of the Sri Lankan kings which is a World Heritage Site. Visit the Kandy Temple, town and Bazaar, the arts and crafts centre, a gem museum and a lapidary.
 
Meals: Breakfast
31 DEC
(Tuesday)
 
KANDY – SIGIRIYA – MATALE – KANDY
 
After breakfast, it is time to visit Sigiriya (Approximately 03 hours). After the visit transfer from Sigiriya to Matale (Approximately 01.30 hours) visiting the Spice Garden in Matale to see different spices for which Sri Lanka is famous
 
Once done, go back to Kandy to prepare yourself for the New Year Gala Dinner
 
Meals: Breakfast + New Year Gala Dinner
01 JAN
(Wednesday)
 
KANDY – PERADENIYA – TEA PLANTATION – NUWARA ELIYA
 
After breakfast proceed to Peradeniya Botanical Gardens (Approximately 30 minutes). This Botanical Garden provides an amazing variety of trees, plants and flowers.
Continue to visit the tea plantation and the tea factory (Approximately 02.15 hours). Take a tour to the cold & misty hills that take pride of an ultimate tea tour, or just step into a tea factory processing the prestigious brand of Ceylon Tea, to observe a rich tradition kept alive up to date.
Later Transfer to your hotel in Nuwara Elia (Approximately 45 minutes) with panoramic city tour. Arrival to the hotel and check in.
 
Meals: Breakfast
02 JAN
(Thursday)
 
NUWARA ELIYA
 
Have your breakfast at Hotel before the morning tour of Nuwara Eliya.
A hike through the green grass and red-brick walls should present breathtaking views of a buzzing countryside hamlet. Drive through green valleys of the hill country pierced by endless waterfalls & dotted by tea pluckers draped in bright-colored saris. Or rent a bike for a gentle ride along the banks splashed by the waters of Lake Gregory.
Free Afternoon
 
Meals: Breakfast
03 JAN
(Friday)
 
NUWARA ELIYA – WASKADUWA
 
Breakfast at Hotel, then transfer from Nuwara Eliya to Waskaduwa (Approximately 06 hours). Arrival & Check in at your hotel, rest the day.
 
Meals: Breakfast
04 JAN
(Saturday)
 
WASKADUWA
 
Breakfast at Hotel, Free day at leisure
Or you can do as Optional tour: Galle city Tour + Boat Ride in Madhu river (around 3hours)– $20 per person
 
Meals: Breakfast
05 JAN
(Sunday)
 
WASKADUWA – COLOMBO – BEIRUT
 
Breakfast then transfer from hotel to Airport for the departure (Approximately 02 hours)
 
Meals: Breakfast


Your Travel checklist:

  • Your passport should be valid for at least 6 months
  • Lebanese passport holders require a visa to enter Sri Lanka. Visa will take 1 working day.
  • The routing is fixed and cannot be amended. 
  • Check the weather and currency exchange rate before you go
  • Make sure that you have all your travel documents ready and issued
  • Don’t forget to buy a travel insurance 

 

General Terms and Conditions


The purchase of any package or service from Kurban Travel Services represents a contractual agreement between the buyer of the package and Kurban Travel. They buyer fully accepts Kurban Travel Services terms and conditions.

Booking Procedure:
In order to proceed with your booking, a photocopy of your passport is needed at the time of booking along with 30% down payment and cost of visa if required. Balance to be settled 30 days prior to departure.
 
Mode of Payment:
Kurban Travel Services accepts the following payment methods: Cheque, Bank Transfer, Visa Master Card, American Express Credit Card, and Western Union.

Liability:
Kurban Travel Services S.A.R.L. is considered as a re-seller agent for suppliers in regard to all travel-related services. Kurban Travel Services S.A.R.L. therefore, shall not be held liable for breach of contract, careless actions or omissions of any kind, whether intentional or unintentional, on behalf of such suppliers which might result in any loss, damage, delay, or injury to you and/or your travel companions or group members outside of the contractual insurance policy provided by Kurban Travel Services S.A.R.L. 

Charges:
Cash or Cheque: No Charges
Visa Card, Master Card, Authorization Letter: 2% Bank Charges
American Express, Online Payment: 3% Bank Charges
Western Union: according to the amount transferred

Modification:
Once a booking is done, it is immediately processed in order to ensure that the requested booking is properly done. Any modification done by the buyer will result in an extra fee of 25 USD per person.

Cancellation & Cancellation Fees:
45 – 75 days prior to departure date: 20% of the total cost of the package
30 – 45 days prior to departure date: 30% of the total cost of the package
00 – 30 days prior to departure date: 100% of the total cost of the package

Refund Process:
No cash refunds are made. Funding are either by Cheque, or Credit Card.
Cheque refunds require 1 to 2 weeks processing time
Credit card refunds require 1 to 2 weeks processing time

Important:
In case of visa rejection, above penalties apply even if the visa is handled by Kurban Travel services.

Insurance:
In case if purchasing a travel insurance, kindly refer to the terms and conditions of the policy provided with your travel documents.

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