6 days in Sri Lanka Itinerary

6 days in Sri Lanka Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Chennai
Fly + Drive:  9 h
1
Netolpitiya
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
2
Mirissa
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
3
Kosgoda
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 30 min
4
Pinnawala
— Few hours
Drive + Fly:  7 h 30 min
End: Chennai

2
nights
Netolpitiya

Netolpitiya ©
Most people take a trip to Netolpitiya to enjoy a classic beach holiday.
To find where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Netolpitiya online tour itinerary planner.

Chennai, India to Netolpitiya is an approximately 8.5- hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. In January, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Thu) early enough to travel to Mirissa.

Things to do in Netolpitiya

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

Tangalle
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Goyambokka Beach (Sriyanga Sanjeewa) ©
Goyambokka Beach (Sriyanga Sanjeewa)
Tangalle Lagoon ©
Tangalle Lagoon
Indika Art Gallery ©
Indika Art Gallery

2
nights
Mirissa

Mirissa ©
The fishing town of Mirissa has developed into a notable tourist destination.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Thu): stroll through Mirissa Beach and then see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour. Here are some ideas for day two: soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers and then kick back and relax at Jungle Beach.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Mirissa journey maker app.

You can drive from Netolpitiya to Mirissa in 1.5 hours. In February, daytime highs in Mirissa are 37°C, while nighttime lows are 26°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sat) so you can go by car to Kosgoda.

Things to do in Mirissa

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trip

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

1
night
Kosgoda

Kosgoda ©
On the 3rd (Sat), enjoy the sand and surf at Bentota Beach and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Kosgoda Sea Turtle Conservation Project.

To see more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Kosgoda trip itinerary builder website.

You can drive from Mirissa to Kosgoda in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In February, daily temperatures in Kosgoda can reach 37°C, while at night they dip to 27°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sun) early enough to drive to Pinnawala.

Things to do in Kosgoda

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

Bentota Beach
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Kosgoda Sea Turtle Conservation Project ©
Kosgoda Sea Turtle Conservation Project
Bentota Beach ©
Bentota Beach

few
hours
Pinnawala

Pinnawala ©
The main attraction in Pinnawala is undoubtedly its elephant orphanage.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Sun): tour the pleasant surroundings at Millennium Elephant Foundation and then stroll through Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage.

For traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Pinnawala trip planner.

Getting from Kosgoda to Pinnawala by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a train. February in Pinnawala sees daily highs of 38°C and lows of 26°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Pinnawala

Wildlife Parks

Side Trip

Millennium Elephant Foundation
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Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage ©
Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage
Millennium Elephant Foundation ©
Millennium Elephant Foundation

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