6 days in Sri Lanka Itinerary

6 days in Sri Lanka Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Mumbai
Fly:  4 h 30 min
1
Bentota
— 1 night
Drive:  30 min
2
Ahungalla
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 30 min
3
Mirissa
— 1 night
Fly:  1 h 15 min
4
Kandy
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 15 min
5
Dambulla
— 1 night
Fly:  5 h 30 min
End: Mumbai

1
night
Bentota

Bentota ©
The coastal town of Bentota boasts a number of seaside attractions to draw in guests.
On the 15th (Sun), make a trip to Bentota Bazaar and then explore the world behind art at Ranjiths Carving and Batik Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: kick back and relax at Bentota Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Hikkaduwa Beach, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Turtle Hatchery Hikkaduwa.

To find photos, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Bentota road trip site.

Mumbai, India to Bentota is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. Traveling from Mumbai in December, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Bentota, with lows around 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Ahungalla.

Things to do in Bentota

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Hikkaduwa, Ranjiths Carving and Batik Museum
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Bentota Beach ©
Bentota Beach
Hikkaduwa Beach ©
Hikkaduwa Beach
Turtle Hatchery Hikkaduwa ©
Turtle Hatchery Hikkaduwa

1
night
Ahungalla

Ahungalla ©
On the 17th (Tue), don't miss a visit to Galagoda Shailatharama Viharaya, explore the activities along Madugnga Lake, and then kick back and relax at Ahungalla Beach.

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Ahungalla is just a short distance from Bentota. In December, daytime highs in Ahungalla are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Mirissa.

Things to do in Ahungalla

Parks Nature Beaches

Side Trips

Madugnga Lake, Galagoda Shailatharama Viharaya
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Madugnga Lake ©
Madugnga Lake
Ahungalla Beach ©
Ahungalla Beach

1
night
Mirissa

Mirissa ©
The fishing town of Mirissa has developed into a notable tourist destination.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Wed): relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, enjoy the sand and surf at Mirissa Beach, and then get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour.

To see ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Mirissa vacation planning tool.

Traveling by car from Ahungalla to Mirissa takes 1.5 hours. In December, daytime highs in Mirissa are 35°C, while nighttime lows are 26°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) so you can travel to Kandy.

Things to do in Mirissa

Outdoors Wildlife Beaches
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Mirissa Beach ©
Mirissa Beach
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Spas

1
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.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Thu): make a trip to Royal Botanical Gardens, thendon't miss a visit to Kandy view point, thencontemplate the waterfront views at Kandy Lake, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic.

To see where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Kandy trip planner.

You can fly from Mirissa to Kandy in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Thu) early enough to drive to Dambulla.

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
Kandy Lake ©
Kandy Lake
Royal Botanical Gardens ©
Royal Botanical Gardens

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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 20th (Fri): delve into the distant past at Sigiriya and then Head underground at Golden Temple of Dambulla.

For ratings, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Dambulla trip planner.

Drive from Kandy to Dambulla in 2.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Dambulla

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trip

Sigiriya
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Sigiriya ©
Sigiriya
Golden Temple of Dambulla ©
Golden Temple of Dambulla

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