10 days in Sri Lanka Itinerary

10 days in Sri Lanka Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Ella
— 2 nights
2
Yala National Park
— 2 nights
3
Dambulla
— 2 nights

2
nights
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.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Sun): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Little Adam's Peak, thensnap pictures at Nine Arches Bridge, and then take in the dramatic scenery at Ravana Ella Falls. On the next day, look for gifts at Ella Gem & Jewelry, thenexplore the striking landscape at Ella Rock, thenadmire the natural beauty at Honey Bee Garden, and finally look for gifts at R. M. S Antique And Brassware.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Ella trip planner.

Amsterdam, The Netherlands to Ella is an approximately 22-hour combination of flight and car. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 4.5 hours traveling from Amsterdam to Ella. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Yala National Park.

Things to do in Ella

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

2
nights
Yala National Park

One of the most popular national parks in the country, Yala National Park boasts a wide variety of animals, and does important work in conserving and growing populations.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Tue): take in the spiritual surroundings of Kiri Vehera and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Yala National Park. Here are some ideas for day two: identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas.

To see maps, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Yala National Park trip planner.

Traveling by car from Ella to Yala National Park takes 2 hours. In April in Yala National Park, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Dambulla.

Things to do in Yala National Park

Tours Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trip

Kiri Vehera
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Safaris
Yala National Park ©
Yala National Park
Kiri Vehera ©
Kiri Vehera

2
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.
On the 30th (Thu), soar above the sights with a balloon tour, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Dambulla Cave Temple, and then explore the fascinating underground world of Golden Temple of Dambulla. On your second day here, explore the ancient world of Sigiriya, thenmake a trip to Pidurangala Rock, thentake in the exciting artwork at Pethikada, and finally don't miss a visit to Ibbankatuwa Megalithic Tombs.

To see other places to visit, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Dambulla trip itinerary tool.

Do a combination of taxi and flight from Yala National Park to Dambulla in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. On the 2nd (Sat), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Dambulla

Historic Sites Parks Tours

Side Trips

Sigiriya, Habarana
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Golden Temple of Dambulla ©
Golden Temple of Dambulla
Sigiriya ©
Sigiriya
Pidurangala Rock ©
Pidurangala Rock

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