11 days in Sri Lanka Itinerary

11 days in Sri Lanka Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Colombo
— 4 nights
2
Galle
— 2 nights
3
Beruwala
— Few hours
4
Kandy
— 2 nights
5
Dambulla
— 2 nights

4
nights
Colombo

Colombo ©
The commercial capital of the country, Colombo has added modern touches to its colonial-era core, creating an exciting and eclectic coastal city.
Head to Dutch Hospital Shopping Precinct and Barefootfor some retail therapy. Visit Mount Lavinia Beach and Negombo Beach for some beach relaxation. There's lots more to do: examine the collection at Colombo National Museum, browse the different shops at Arcade Independence Square, stroll around Galle Face Green, and stop by Stone 'N' String.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, use the Colombo trip planner.

New Delhi, India to Colombo is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. In March, Colombo is somewhat warmer than New Delhi - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Galle.

Things to do in Colombo

Shopping Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Negombo Beach
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Gangaramaya (Vihara) Buddhist Temple ©
Gangaramaya (Vihara) Buddhist Temple
Negombo Beach ©
Negombo Beach
Colombo National Museum ©
Colombo National Museum

2
nights
Galle

Galle ©
The southernmost city on the island, Galle combines colonial-era history with a tropical feel and climate.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Sat): stop by Orchid House and then kick back and relax at Jungle Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: kick back and relax at Mirissa Beach and then look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas.

For ratings, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Galle day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Colombo to Galle takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In March, daytime highs in Galle are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Mon) so you can drive to Beruwala.

Things to do in Galle

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

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

few
hours
Beruwala

Beruwala ©
Beruwala is a town in Kalutara District, Western Province, Sri Lanka, governed by an Urban Council. On the 26th (Mon), stroll through Sea Turtle Protection Association and then learn something new at Dara Gems & Jewellery.

For reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Beruwala trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Galle to Beruwala in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In March, daily temperatures in Beruwala can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Mon) early enough to travel to Kandy.

Things to do in Beruwala

Shopping Classes Parks

Side Trip

Sea Turtle Protection Association
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Dara Gems & Jewellery ©
Dara Gems & Jewellery
Sea Turtle Protection Association ©
Sea Turtle Protection Association

2
nights
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 27th (Tue), stop by Kandy City Center, thencontemplate the waterfront views at Kandy Lake, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic, and finally look for gifts at Jayamali Batiks Studio. Here are some ideas for day two: see the interesting displays at Raja Museum, thenexplore the historical opulence of Royal Palace of Kandy, and then stroll through Udawattekele Sanctuary.

To find traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, use the Kandy day trip planner.

You can do a combination of taxi and train from Beruwala to Kandy in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Wed) early enough to drive to Dambulla.

Things to do in Kandy

Parks Historic Sites Shopping
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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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nights
Dambulla

Dambulla ©
On a trip to Dambulla, visit the largest and best-preserved cave temple complexes in the country, declared a World Heritage Site.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Thu): delve into the distant past at Sigiriya, thenlook for gifts at Karu Arts & Crafts, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Golden Temple of Dambulla. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 30th (Fri): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Minneriya National Park.

To find ratings, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, read Dambulla trip maker website.

You can drive from Kandy to Dambulla in 2.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Dambulla

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Karu Arts & Crafts, Minneriya National Park, Sigiriya
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Sigiriya ©
Sigiriya
Golden Temple of Dambulla ©
Golden Temple of Dambulla
Minneriya National Park ©
Minneriya National Park

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