3 days in Sri Lanka Itinerary

3 days in Sri Lanka Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)
Fly + Taxi:  3 h 15 min
1
Kandy
— Few hours
Taxi + Fly:  1 h 15 min
2
Unawatuna
— 2 nights
Taxi + Fly:  3 h 15 min
End: Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum)

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Kandy

Kandy ©
Nestled between mountains in inland Sri Lanka, Kandy proudly bears its World Heritage Site designation while remaining culturally independent and colorfully picturesque.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Sun): admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanical Gardens.

To find reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Kandy driving holiday planner.

Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum), India to Kandy is an approximately 3.5- hour combination of flight and taxi. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sun) so you can travel to Unawatuna.

Things to do in Kandy

Wildlife Parks

Side Trip

Royal Botanical Gardens
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Royal Botanical Gardens ©
Royal Botanical Gardens

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nights
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 23rd (Mon): kick back and relax at Bentota Beach and then enjoy the sand and surf at Mirissa Beach. On the 24th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, tour the pleasant surroundings at Jungle Beach, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Hikkaduwa Beach.

For where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Unawatuna trip planner.

Getting from Kandy to Unawatuna by combination of taxi and flight takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In December, daytime highs in Unawatuna are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Unawatuna

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Hikkaduwa Beach, Mirissa Beach, Bentota Beach
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Hikkaduwa Beach ©
Hikkaduwa Beach
Mirissa Beach ©
Mirissa Beach
Jungle Beach ©
Jungle Beach

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