3 days in Hikkaduwa, Galle & Unawatuna Itinerary

3 days in Hikkaduwa, Galle & Unawatuna Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Colombo
Train:  2 h 30 min
1
Hikkaduwa
— 1 day
Drive:  45 min
2
Galle
— 1 night
Drive:  30 min
3
Unawatuna
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 45 min
End: Colombo

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Hikkaduwa

Hikkaduwa ©
One of the most scenic beach resorts in Sri Lanka, Hikkaduwa features a number of long white sand beaches with palm trees and gentle waves.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Mon): see the interesting displays at Community Tsunami Museum, stroll through Turtle Hatchery Hikkaduwa, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Hikkaduwa Beach.

To find maps, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Hikkaduwa trip planner.

Colombo to Hikkaduwa is an approximately 2.5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of train and taxi; or do a combination of bus and taxi. In February, plan for daily highs up to 37°C, and evening lows to 27°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) early enough to drive to Galle.

Things to do in Hikkaduwa

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Hikkaduwa Beach ©
Hikkaduwa Beach
Turtle Hatchery Hikkaduwa ©
Turtle Hatchery Hikkaduwa
Community Tsunami Museum ©
Community Tsunami Museum

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Galle

Galle ©
The southernmost city on the island, Galle combines colonial-era history with a tropical feel and climate.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Tue): tour the pleasant surroundings at Sea Turtle Farm Galle Mahamodara, thenindulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, thensteep yourself in history at Galle Fort, and finally stop by Stick No Bills Poster Gallery.

To find ratings, maps, and other tourist information, read our Galle trip planner.

Traveling by car from Hikkaduwa to Galle takes an hour. In February, daytime highs in Galle are 37°C, while nighttime lows are 27°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Unawatuna.

Things to do in Galle

Historic Sites Spas Parks
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Galle Fort ©
Galle Fort
Sea Turtle Farm Galle Mahamodara ©
Sea Turtle Farm Galle Mahamodara
Spas

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Unawatuna

Unawatuna ©
Palm-fringed beaches with golden sand, turquoise water, and a colorful coral reef are enough to draw any beachgoer to Unawatuna, but there's plenty to do off the beach here as well.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Wed): make a trip to Japanese Peace Pagoda, enjoy the sand and surf at Jungle Beach, and then discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

To find traveler tips, maps, photos, and tourist information, read Unawatuna online itinerary planner.

Unawatuna is just a short distance from Galle. In February in Unawatuna, expect temperatures between 37°C during the day and 27°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Wed) early enough to go by car back home.

Things to do in Unawatuna

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Jungle Beach ©
Jungle Beach
Scuba & Snorkeling
Japanese Peace Pagoda ©
Japanese Peace Pagoda

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