6 days in Colombo & Galle Itinerary

6 days in Colombo & Galle Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: New Delhi
Fly:  6 h 15 min
1
Colombo
— 3 nights
Train:  1 h 45 min
2
Galle
— 2 nights
Taxi + Fly:  5 h 30 min
End: New Delhi

3
nights
Colombo

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 (Tue), get your game on at VRx and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Gangaramaya (Vihara) Buddhist Temple. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: tour the pleasant surroundings at Sea Turtle Protection Association, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Bentota Beach, then don't miss a visit to St. Mary's Church, and finally stop by Urban Island.

For where to stay, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Colombo tour itinerary planning website.

New Delhi, India to Colombo is an approximately 6.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus. Traveling from New Delhi in November, plan for a bit warmer nights in Colombo, with lows around 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Fri) so you can take a train to Galle.

Things to do in Colombo

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Negombo, Bentota
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Gangaramaya (Vihara) Buddhist Temple ©
Gangaramaya (Vihara) Buddhist Temple
Bentota Beach ©
Bentota Beach
Food Tours

2
nights
Galle

Galle ©
The southernmost city on the island, Galle combines colonial-era history with a tropical feel and climate.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Fri): kick back and relax at Jungle Beach, contemplate the long history of Galle Fort, and then stop by Cara Jewellers. On the next day, stroll through Hikkaduwa Beach, see the interesting displays at Community Tsunami Museum, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Mirissa Beach.

To find other places to visit, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, read Galle sightseeing planner.

Take a train from Colombo to Galle in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In November, daily temperatures in Galle can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. On the 15th (Sun), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Galle

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Hikkaduwa, Unawatuna, Mirissa Beach
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Galle Fort ©
Galle Fort
Mirissa Beach ©
Mirissa Beach
Jungle Beach ©
Jungle Beach

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