2 days in Colombo & Trincomalee Itinerary

2 days in Colombo & Trincomalee Itinerary

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Colombo
— 1 day
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Trincomalee
— 1 night
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Colombo

The commercial capital of the country, Colombo has added modern touches to its colonial-era core, creating an exciting and eclectic coastal city.
On the 11th (Sat), stop by Vishwa Tharu Spice and Ayurveda Herbal Shop, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Gangaramaya (Vihara) Buddhist Temple, get engrossed in the history at Colombo National Museum, then walk around Galle Face Green, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedral of Christ The Living Saviour.

To see where to stay, ratings, maps, and tourist information, use the Colombo road trip tool.

The Route module can give you travel options from your home to Colombo. Expect a daytime high around 37°C in July, and nighttime lows around 31°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Trincomalee.

Things to do in Colombo

Museums · Shopping · Historic Sites · Parks

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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 12th (Sun): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Koneswaram Temple, take in the spiritual surroundings of Sri Pathrakali Amman Temple, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Nilaveli Beach.

To see reviews, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, use the Trincomalee trip planner.

Traveling by car from Colombo to Trincomalee takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of flight and taxi. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) early enough to go by car back home.

Things to do in Trincomalee

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Historic Sites

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