5 days in Mirissa, Unawatuna & Colombo Itinerary

5 days in Mirissa, Unawatuna & Colombo Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Mirissa
— 1 night
2
Unawatuna
— 2 nights
3
Colombo
— 1 night

1
night
Mirissa

Mirissa ©
The fishing town of Mirissa has developed into a notable tourist destination.
For more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, read Mirissa trip planner.

Hyderabad, India to Mirissa is an approximately 7-hour flight. Expect a daytime high around °C in August, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Unawatuna.

Things to do in Mirissa

Outdoors Parks Wildlife
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Mirissa Beach ©
Mirissa Beach
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Spas

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Sat): contemplate the long history of Galle Fort, thenmake a trip to Japanese Peace Pagoda, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Jungle Beach. Keep things going the next day: explore the world behind art at Ranjiths Carving and Batik Museum, thenkick back and relax at Bentota Beach, thenstroll through Sea Turtle Protection Association, and finally look for gifts at Lak Gems & Jewellery.

Start your trip to Unawatuna by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

Drive from Mirissa to Unawatuna in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train. In August, daily temperatures in Unawatuna can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Colombo.

Things to do in Unawatuna

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Bentota, Ranjiths Carving and Batik Museum, Galle Fort
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Galle Fort ©
Galle Fort
Bentota Beach ©
Bentota Beach
Jungle Beach ©
Jungle Beach

1
night
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 10th (Mon), take an exotic tour of a safari tour, stroll around Galle Face Green, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Gangaramaya (Vihara) Buddhist Temple.

To find reviews, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Colombo trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Unawatuna to Colombo takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and taxi. In August, daytime highs in Colombo are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Colombo

Outdoors Wildlife Tours
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Safaris
Gangaramaya (Vihara) Buddhist Temple ©
Gangaramaya (Vihara) Buddhist Temple
Galle Face Green ©
Galle Face Green

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