4 days in Sri Lanka Itinerary

4 days in Sri Lanka Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: New Delhi
Fly + Taxi:  5 h
1
Bentota
— Few hours
Drive:  3 h 30 min
2
Ella
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h
3
Nuwara Eliya
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 30 min
4
Kandy
— 1 night
Taxi + Fly:  8 h
End: New Delhi

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Bentota

Bentota ©
The coastal town of Bentota boasts a number of seaside attractions to draw in guests.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Thu): kick back and relax at Bentota Beach.

For ratings, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Bentota online trip planner.

New Delhi, India to Bentota is an approximately 5- hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also do a combination of flight and bus. Plan for much warmer temperatures traveling from New Delhi in January, with highs in Bentota at 37°C and lows at 27°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Thu) so you can drive to Ella.

Things to do in Bentota

Beaches Outdoors Parks
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Bentota Beach ©
Bentota Beach

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night
Ella

Ella ©
The relaxing hilltop village of Ella benefits from a more temperate climate than much of the rest of country thanks to its high elevation.
On the 3rd (Fri), learn the tricks of the trade with Honey Bee Garden, then take in the awesome beauty at Little Adam's Peak, and then don't miss a visit to Nine Arches Bridge.

For where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Ella trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Bentota to Ella takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus; or take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Nuwara Eliya.

Things to do in Ella

Parks Nature Classes
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Little Adam's Peak ©
Little Adam's Peak
Nine Arches Bridge ©
Nine Arches Bridge
Honey Bee Garden ©
Honey Bee Garden

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Nuwara Eliya

Nuwara Eliya ©
Sitting high up in the hills, the green and pleasant Nuwara Eliya offers both a rich history and proximity to pristine natural areas.
To find photos, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, read Nuwara Eliya holiday app.

Getting from Ella to Nuwara Eliya by car takes about 2 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Kandy.

Things to do in Nuwara Eliya

Parks Nature Wildlife
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Horton Plains National Park ©
Horton Plains National Park
Hakgala Botanic Gardens ©
Hakgala Botanic Gardens

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night
Kandy

Kandy ©
Nestled between mountains in inland Sri Lanka, Kandy proudly bears its World Heritage Site designation while remaining culturally independent and colorfully picturesque.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Sun): admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanical Gardens and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic.

For photos, reviews, and tourist information, read Kandy tour planner.

Drive from Nuwara Eliya to Kandy in 2.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Kandy

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites

Side Trip

Royal Botanical Gardens
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Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic ©
Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic
Royal Botanical Gardens ©
Royal Botanical Gardens

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