22 days in Sri Lanka Itinerary

22 days in Sri Lanka Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Sterling
plane:  2 h
1
Negombo
— 1 day
+2
Taxi + Fly + Taxi:  45 min
2
Colombo
— 19 nights
Fly + Drive:  24 h
End: Sterling

1
day
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.
To see other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, read Negombo online road trip planner.

Sterling, USA to Negombo is an approximately 26- hour combination of car and flight. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to India Standard Time (IST) is 10.5 hours. Traveling from Sterling in August, expect a bit warmer with lows of 79°F in Negombo. On the 6th (Thu), you're off to Colombo.

Things to do in Negombo

Tours Outdoors Wildlife
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19
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.
Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic has been added to your itinerary. Community Tsunami Museum and Ganeshism Studio Gallery will appeal to museum buffs. Bring the kids along to Hikkaduwa Beach and Panadura Beach. Explore Colombo's surroundings by going to Galle (Galle Fort, Pilgrims Lounge Chrishtopher Handicraft and Paint Gallery, &more), Bentota (Sea Turtle Protection Association & Dolphin & Whale Watching) and Hikkaduwa (Turtle Hatchery Hikkaduwa & Saffron Robes). Next up on the itinerary: see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour, admire the masterpieces at Ranjiths Carving and Batik Museum, examine the collection at National Telecommunication Museum, and browse the exhibits of Sri Vijayarama Viharaya.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Colombo trip maker.

You can do a combination of taxi and flight from Negombo to Colombo in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or drive. In August, daytime highs in Colombo are 88°F, while nighttime lows are 79°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Colombo

Wildlife Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia, Galle, Hikkaduwa, Kosgoda, Bentota
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Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic ©
Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic
Hikkaduwa Beach ©
Hikkaduwa Beach
Galle Fort ©
Galle Fort

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