5 days in Sri Lanka Itinerary

5 days in Sri Lanka Itinerary

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Start: Kuwait City
Fly + Taxi:  7 h 45 min
1
Galle
— 3 nights
Taxi + Fly:  1 h
2
Kandy
— 1 night
Taxi + Fly:  7 h 45 min
End: Kuwait City

3
nights
Galle

Galle ©
The southernmost city on the island, Galle combines colonial-era history with a tropical feel and climate.
You'll get in some beach time at Mirissa Beach and Hikkaduwa Beach. Family-friendly places like Jungle Beach and Ahungalla Beach will thrill your kids. Get out of town with these interesting Galle side-trips: Dolphin & Whale Watching (in Mirissa) and Bentota Beach (in Bentota). Next up on the itinerary: steep yourself in history at Galle Fort, take in the exciting artwork at Saffron Robes, look for gifts at Lak Gems & Jewellery, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Unawatuna Devol Devalaya.

To see traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Galle online tour planner.

Kuwait City, Kuwait to Galle is an approximately 8- hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also fly; or do a combination of flight and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2.5 hours traveling from Kuwait City to Galle. Traveling from Kuwait City in February, you will find days in Galle are a bit warmer (37°C), and nights are much warmer (27°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Thu) so you can travel to Kandy.

Things to do in Galle

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Unawatuna, Mirissa, Hikkaduwa, Ahungalla Beach, Bentota Beach
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Mirissa Beach ©
Mirissa Beach
Jungle Beach ©
Jungle Beach
Bentota Beach ©
Bentota Beach

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 28th (Fri), contemplate the waterfront views at Kandy Lake, take in the spiritual surroundings of Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic, then make a trip to Kandy view point, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanical Gardens.

To find more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Kandy visit planner.

You can do a combination of taxi and flight from Galle to Kandy in an hour. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and taxi; or drive. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Kandy

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites

Side Trip

Royal Botanical Gardens
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Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic ©
Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic
Royal Botanical Gardens ©
Royal Botanical Gardens
Kandy Lake ©
Kandy Lake

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