The Journeys is hosting a 15-day Agents’ Educational trip to Sri Lanka, followed by a River Cruise in India from April 2 to 17, 2020.
With a strong cultural past, few places have as many UNESCO World Heritage Sites (eight of them) packed into such a small area. On this itinerary guests can discover Sri Lanka’s 2000 + years of culture can be discovered at ancient sites where legendary temples boast beautiful details.
On this 7-day trip, you’ll learn about conservation at the Elephant Orphanage, explore the spectacular Buddha-filled interior of Dambulla Caves, climb the 5th century Sigiriya Rock Fortress, plus walk the streets of Colombo to experience what being Sri Lankan is all about.
Then it’s off to India to discover idyllic Kerala, home to fascinating history, rich culture, interesting customs, unique architecture, ayurvedic treatments & delicately spiced, taste-bud-tingling cuisine, elegant houseboats, wild elephants, exotic birds, the odd tiger, powerful vibrant art-forms.
On this 10-day luxury backwater cruise aboard the elegant Rice Boat, advisors will experience the joy of exploring enchanting locations, as you meander through the enchanting villages along the coconut palm trees lined banks of the tranquil lakes, lagoons, rivers and picturesque canals, soaking up beautiful scenery.
Advisors will enjoy immersive experiences like a visit to a local home, a traditional Kathakali dance performance, and interaction with traditional Craftsmen.
Rates for this FAM are $1,892.35 pp dbl; companions are welcomed with rates at $2,348.52. International flights and Visa Fee are not included. The “Land only” rate includes transfers, First Class (4-star & 5-star category) accommodation, most meals, entrance fees, sightseeing, and site inspections, plus government taxes.