3 days in Colombo, Sigiriya & Kandy Itinerary

3 days in Colombo, Sigiriya & Kandy Itinerary

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3 days in Colombo, Sigiriya & Kandy Itinerary

Start: Moscow
Fly:  11​h 15​min
1
Colombo
— 1 night
Fly + taxi:  2​h 15​min
2
Sigiriya
— Few hours
Drive:  2​h 45​min
3
Kandy
— 1 night
taxi + Fly:  12​h
End: Moscow

1
night
Colombo

Colombo ©
The commercial capital of the country, Colombo has added modern touches to its colonial-era core, creating an exciting and eclectic coastal city.
You've now added Rent a Car with Driver Sri Lanka - Private Day Tours to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 24th (Sun): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Borella All Saints Church and then do sightseeing your way with Rent a Car with Driver Sri Lanka - Private Day Tours.

For where to stay, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, read Colombo day trip site .

Moscow, Russia to Colombo is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus. Traveling from Moscow to Colombo, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Plan for much warmer temperatures traveling from Moscow in November, with highs in Colombo at 36°C and lows at 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Sun) to allow time for travel to Sigiriya.

Things to do in Colombo

Tours Transportation Historic Sites
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Borella All Saints Church ©
Borella All Saints Church

few
hours
Sigiriya

Sigiriya
The historic rock of the same name dominates the landscape of World Heritage-listed Sigiriya, where the steep and striking lava plug contains the ruins of an ancient empire.
To see traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, use the Sigiriya trip itinerary tool .

Traveling by combination of flight and taxi from Colombo to Sigiriya takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. On the 24th (Sun), you're off toKandy.

Things to do in Sigiriya

Tours Wildlife Outdoors

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.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Mon): steep yourself in history at Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic and then contemplate the waterfront views at Kandy Lake.

To see other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Kandy attractions planner .

You can drive from Sigiriya to Kandy in 3 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 25th (Mon) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Kandy

Historic Sites Parks Nature
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Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic ©
Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic
Kandy Lake ©
Kandy Lake

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