tour explores the typical Sri Lankan village culture
The Bandaragama Agro Village tour explores the typical Sri Lankan village culture within a day. Just 45 km from Colombo & you would discover Tea, Rubber, Paddy, Cinnamon, Pineapple plantations packaged with cottage industries of Handloom, Pottery, Metal & Toddy Tapping. A trek or ‘tuk tuk’ ride awaits the adventurous who would not mind a little bit of greenery, fresh air and curiosity
Bandaragama Kithsirimewan Ancient Temple,Pokunavita
Refreshments at the Village – Fresh Fruit Juice with Sweets
Visit to a paddy Field
Visit to Pineapple Plantation
Visit to Cinnamon Plantation & Learn Cinnamon Making process
Visit to a Rubber Plantation
Visit to small scale Tea Plantation
Lunch at a village House – Rice & Curry with fruit platter
After lunch visit small scale industries, – Traditional Iron Work shop – Handmade Clay pottery – Handloom work shop
Refreshments at Ampitigala Temple and free to discuss about Buddhism with the Temple priest.
0630 hrs – Marawila/ Waikkal/ Negombo (Pick-up location)
0730 hrs – Beruwela/ Bentota/ Ahungalle/ Hikkaduwa/ Galle (Pick-up location)
0800 hrs – Mount Lavinia/ Wadduwa/ Kalutara (Pick-up location)
Meet the Chauffer Guide/National Guide and reception & proceed to Bandaragama.
0830 hrs – Arrive at the Uyanwatte Reservoir, Bandaragama and the Guide will do a brief introduction of the Irrigation system of Sri Lanka.
0900 hrs – Visit Kithsirimewan ancient Buddhist Temple – 1700 years Old Temple
0930 hrs – Depart the Temple.
1000 hrs – Arrive at Millaniya Village and do a Walking tour of the Village.
1400 hrs – Depart Millaniya Village and proceed to Ampitigala
1430 hrs – Visit Ampitigala small scale Industries
1430 hrs – Traditional Iron Work shop
1430 hrs – Handmade Clay pottery
1430 hrs – Handloom work shop
1500 hrs – Refreshments at Ampitigala Temple and you are free to have a discussion about the Buddhism with temple priest.
1530 hrs – Depart the Temple.