11 days in Sri Lanka Itinerary

11 days in Sri Lanka Itinerary

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Beruwala
— 2 nights
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Galle
— 3 nights
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Negombo
— 2 nights
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Dambulla
— 1 night
5
Kandy
— 1 night

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Beruwala

Beruwala ©
Beruwala is a town in Kalutara District, Western Province, Sri Lanka, governed by an Urban Council. Kick off your visit on the 6th (Sat): expand your horizons at Dara Gems & Jewellery, kick back and relax at Bentota Beach, and then stroll through Victor Hasselblad Sea Turtle Research & Conservation Center.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Beruwala trip itinerary maker website.

Perth, Australia to Beruwala is an approximately 17-hour combination of flight and car. You'll gain 2.5 hours traveling from Perth to Beruwala due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Perth in January, expect a bit warmer with lows of 27°C in Beruwala. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sun) so you can go by car to Galle.

Things to do in Beruwala

Classes · Parks · Shopping

Side Trips

Victor Hasselblad Sea Turtle Research & Conservation Center, Bentota Beach
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Bentota Beach ©
Bentota Beach
Dara Gems & Jewellery ©
Dara Gems & Jewellery

3
nights
Galle

Galle ©
The southernmost city on the island, Galle combines colonial-era history with a tropical feel and climate.
Visiting Mirissa Beach and Jungle Beach will get you outdoors. Do some cultural sightseeing at Galle Fort and EXOTIC ROOTS. Step out of Galle to go to Mirissa and see Dolphin & Whale Watching, which is approximately 48 minutes away. There's still lots to do: stop by Orchid House.

To find ratings, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, read our Galle online trip itinerary builder.

You can drive from Beruwala to Galle in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a train. January in Galle sees daily highs of 37°C and lows of 27°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) so you can go by car to Negombo.

Things to do in Galle

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks

Side Trips

Mirissa, Jungle Beach
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Galle Fort ©
Galle Fort
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Jungle Beach ©
Jungle Beach

2
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Negombo

Negombo ©
Located close to the international airport, Negombo has a reputation for being either the first or last taste of the country for visitors.
On the 10th (Wed), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Gangaramaya (Vihara) Buddhist Temple, look for gifts at Stone 'N' String, and then buy something for everyone on your list at Dutch Hospital Shopping Precinct. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 11th (Thu): enjoy the sand and surf at Negombo Beach and then surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Negombo trip planning website.

You can drive from Galle to Negombo in 2.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect a daytime high around 37°C in January, and nighttime lows around 26°C. On the 12th (Fri), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Dambulla.

Things to do in Negombo

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife

Side Trip

Colombo
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Negombo Beach ©
Negombo Beach
Gangaramaya (Vihara) Buddhist Temple ©
Gangaramaya (Vihara) Buddhist Temple
Nature & Wildlife Tours

1
night
Dambulla

Dambulla ©
On a trip to Dambulla, visit the largest and best-preserved cave temple complexes in the country, declared a World Heritage Site.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Fri): explore the fascinating underground world of Golden Temple of Dambulla.

For photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Dambulla trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Negombo to Dambulla takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and flight; or do a combination of bus, train, and taxi. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) early enough to drive to Kandy.

Things to do in Dambulla

Historic Sites · Nature · Parks
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Golden Temple of Dambulla ©
Golden Temple of Dambulla

1
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Kandy

Kandy ©
Nestled between mountains in inland Sri Lanka, Kandy proudly bears its World Heritage Site designation while remaining culturally independent and colorfully picturesque.
On the 13th (Sat), contemplate the waterfront views at Kandy Lake, examine the collection at Raja Museum, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic, then stop by Jayamali Batiks Studio, and finally stop by Prestige Selections - Batiks, Handicrafts and Gift Items. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 14th (Sun): tour the pleasant surroundings at Udawattekele Sanctuary and then play a few rounds at Victoria Golf & Country Resort.

For more things to do, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Kandy itinerary builder app.

You can drive from Dambulla to Kandy in 2.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Kandy

Parks · Golf · Outdoors

Side Trip

Victoria Golf & Country Resort
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Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic ©
Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic
Kandy Lake ©
Kandy Lake
Udawattekele Sanctuary ©
Udawattekele Sanctuary

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