5 days in Sri Lanka Itinerary

5 days in Sri Lanka Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Mumbai
Fly + Taxi:  5 h 15 min
1
Unawatuna
— 2 nights
+2
Taxi + Fly + Taxi:  1 h 30 min
2
Yala National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h
3
Ella
— 1 night
Taxi + Fly:  8 h 30 min
End: Mumbai

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): enjoy the sand and surf at Jungle Beach. On the 9th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: kick back and relax at Bentota Beach and then kick back and relax at Mirissa Beach.

To see ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Unawatuna vacation builder.

Mumbai, India to Unawatuna is an approximately 5.5- hour combination of flight and taxi. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Mumbai in February since evenings lows in Unawatuna dip to 27°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Yala National Park.

Things to do in Unawatuna

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

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

1
night
Yala National Park

Yala National Park ©
One of the most popular national parks in the country, Yala National Park boasts a wide variety of animals, and does important work in conserving and growing populations.
On the 11th (Tue), explore the striking landscape of Yala National Park.

For reviews, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Yala National Park trip planning tool.

You can do a combination of taxi and flight from Unawatuna to Yala National Park in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or drive. In February, daily temperatures in Yala National Park can reach 37°C, while at night they dip to 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Ella.

Things to do in Yala National Park

Nature Parks
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Yala National Park ©
Yala National Park

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 12th (Wed): take in nature's colorful creations at Honey Bee Garden and then take in the awesome beauty at Little Adam's Peak.

For other places to visit, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Ella visit site.

Getting from Yala National Park to Ella by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and flight. On the 12th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Ella

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

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