14 days in Sri Lanka Itinerary

14 days in Sri Lanka Itinerary

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Dharga Town
— 1 night
Drive
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Mannar
— 2 nights
Drive
3
Jaffna
— 1 night
Drive
4
Trincomalee
— 2 nights
Drive
5
Batticaloa
— 1 day
Drive
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Nuwara Eliya
— 2 nights
Drive
7
Ella
— 2 nights
Drive
8
Habarana
— 3 nights
Drive

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Dharga Town

Dharga Town is a town located in Kalutara District, Western Province, Sri Lanka. To see traveler tips, photos, ratings, and tourist information, read Dharga Town tour itinerary builder tool.

If you are flying in from United Kingdom, the closest major aiports are Bandaranaike International Colombo Airport and Mattala Rajapaksa International Airport. On the 16th (Mon), you'll travel to Mannar.

Things to do in Dharga Town

Tours · Outdoors · Wildlife · Transportation

2
nights
Mannar

Mannar, formerly spelled Manar, is a large town and the main town of Mannar District, Northern Province, Sri Lanka. On the 17th (Tue), make a trip to Shrine of Our Lady of Madhu, take in the spiritual surroundings of Thiruketheeswaram Kovil, and then don't miss a visit to Mannar Fort.

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Traveling by car from Dharga Town to Mannar takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. On the 18th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Jaffna.

Things to do in Mannar

Parks · Wildlife · Historic Sites
Highlights from your trip
Thiruketheeswaram Kovil ©
Religious Site
Thiruketheeswaram Kovil
3.4
Mannar Fort ©
Landmark
Mannar Fort
3.8

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Jaffna

A center of Tamil culture, the city of Jaffna remains in the process of rebuilding after suffering greatly during the civil war.
On the 18th (Wed), take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Mary's Cathedral and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kadurugoda Buddhist Temple.

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You can drive from Mannar to Jaffna in 2.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Trincomalee.

Things to do in Jaffna

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip

2
nights
Trincomalee

A center of Tamil culture and language, Trincomalee suffered greatly during the 30-year civil war, but the troubles haven't dimmed the natural and cultural charms of the place.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Fri): meet some fierce fish with a shark diving experience, tour the pleasant surroundings at Trincomalee Beach, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Sri Pathrakali Amman Temple.

To find where to stay, maps, ratings, and tourist information, read our Trincomalee day trip planning website.

You can drive from Jaffna to Trincomalee in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and taxi; or take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sat) so you can drive to Batticaloa.

Things to do in Trincomalee

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife · Parks
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Shark Diving
Shark Diving
5.0

1
day
Batticaloa

Batticaloa is a major city in the Eastern Province, Sri Lanka, and its former capital. Start off your visit on the 21st (Sat): tour the pleasant surroundings at Kallady Beach and then visit a coastal fixture at Batticaloa Lighthouse.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Batticaloa vacation app.

Traveling by car from Trincomalee to Batticaloa takes 3 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sat) to allow time to travel to Nuwara Eliya.

Things to do in Batticaloa

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Historic Sites
Highlights from your trip

2
nights
Nuwara Eliya

Little England

Sitting high up in the hills, the green and pleasant Nuwara Eliya offers both a rich history and proximity to pristine natural areas.
On the 22nd (Sun), take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Moon Plains, then look for gifts at Franciscan Sister's Jam Room, then explore the activities along Kande-ela Reservoir, and finally explore the wealth of natural beauty at Horton Plains National Park.

To find maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Nuwara Eliya trip tool.

Drive from Batticaloa to Nuwara Eliya in 5.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) so you can drive to Ella.

Things to do in Nuwara Eliya

Nature · Parks · Wildlife · Shopping
Highlights from your trip
Moon Plains ©
Mountain
Moon Plains
3.7
Kande-ela Reservoir ©
Water Body
Kande-ela Reservoir
4.6

2
nights
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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Diyaluma Falls and Honey Bee Garden. Escape the urban bustle at Little Adam's Peak and Ravana Ella Falls. And it doesn't end there: look for gifts at R. M. S Antique And Brassware, explore the striking landscape at Ella Rock, and stroll through Nature Trail Ella.

To find maps, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Ella trip planning app.

You can drive from Nuwara Eliya to Ella in 2 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Wed) so you can go by car to Habarana.

Things to do in Ella

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip
Diyaluma Falls ©
Must see
Diyaluma Falls
4.6
Honey Bee Garden ©
Must see
Honey Bee Garden
4.8

3
nights
Habarana

Although lacking in sights of its own, tourism in Habarana flourishes due to its proximity to cultural and natural attractions.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Thu): stroll through Dhilip De Alwis, then stroll through Fernando Adventure Safaries, then see Off-Road Tours, and finally indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas. Keep things going the next day: Head underground at Golden Temple of Dambulla and then take an exotic tour of a safari tour.

For traveler tips, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Habarana trip itinerary maker tool.

You can drive from Ella to Habarana in 4 hours. Another option is to take a train. On the 28th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Habarana

Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours · Parks

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Off-Road Tours
4.3
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Must see
Safaris
4.9

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