3 days in Sri Lanka Itinerary

3 days in Sri Lanka Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Colombo
Drive:  1 h
1
Negombo
— 1 day
Drive:  4 h
2
Ella
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h 45 min
3
Kandy
— 1 night
Train + Taxi:  1 h
End: Colombo

1
day
Negombo

Located close to the international airport, Negombo has a reputation for being either the first or last taste of the country for visitors.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Sun): look for gifts at Kalpana's Batik & Souvenirs and then hit the best photo ops around with an inspiring photography tour.

To see maps, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Negombo tour planner.

Colombo to Negombo is an approximately 1-hour car ride. You can also take a bus. In June, daytime highs in Negombo are 35°C, while nighttime lows are 30°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) so you can drive to Ella.

Things to do in Negombo

Tours Shopping
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Photography Tours
Kalpana's Batik & Souvenirs ©
Kalpana's Batik & Souvenirs

1
night
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 15th (Mon): look for gifts at R. M. S Antique And Brassware, thentake in the awesome beauty at Little Adam's Peak, thensnap pictures at Nine Arches Bridge, and finally admire the natural beauty at Honey Bee Garden.

Planning Ella trip won't be overwheling when you use's Insprock itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Negombo to Ella takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Mon) so you can drive to Kandy.

Things to do in Ella

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

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.
On the 16th (Tue), stroll through Knuckles Forest Reserve, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic, thenstop by Prestige Selections - Batiks, Handicrafts and Gift Items, and finally explore the activities along Kandy Lake.

To find more things to do, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Kandy trip itinerary planning site.

You can drive from Ella to Kandy in 4 hours. Another option is to take a train. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Kandy

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites

Side Trip

Knuckles Forest Reserve
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Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic ©
Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic
Kandy Lake ©
Kandy Lake
Knuckles Forest Reserve ©
Knuckles Forest Reserve

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