6 days in Sri Lanka Itinerary

6 days in Sri Lanka Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Mumbai
Fly + Taxi:  5 h 15 min
1
Galle
— 3 nights
Fly + Taxi:  1 h
2
Kandy
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 45 min
3
Sigiriya
— 1 night
Taxi + Fly:  7 h 30 min
End: Mumbai

3
nights
Galle

Galle ©
The southernmost city on the island, Galle combines colonial-era history with a tropical feel and climate.
Relax by the water at Jungle Beach and Hikkaduwa Beach. Get some cultural insight at Galle Fort and Saffron Robes. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Galle: Tsunami Photo Museum (in Telwatta), Bentota Beach (in Bentota) and Mirissa (Dolphin & Whale Watching & Mirissa Beach). There's more to do: stop by Lak Gems & Jewellery and tour the pleasant surroundings at Sea Turtle Farm Galle Mahamodara.

For traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Galle tour itinerary maker website.

Mumbai, India to Galle is an approximately 5.5- hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also fly. Traveling from Mumbai in March, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Galle, with lows around 29°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) so you can travel to Kandy.

Things to do in Galle

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Hikkaduwa, Unawatuna, Mirissa, Tsunami Photo Museum, Bentota Beach
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Tsunami Photo Museum ©
Tsunami Photo Museum
Galle Fort ©
Galle Fort
Jungle Beach ©
Jungle 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.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Thu): admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanical Gardens, contemplate the waterfront views at Kandy Lake, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic, and finally stop by Prestige Selections - Batiks, Handicrafts and Gift Items.

Plan trip to Kandy with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Do a combination of flight and taxi from Galle to Kandy in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Sigiriya.

Things to do in Kandy

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites

Side Trip

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

1
night
Sigiriya

Sigiriya ©
The historic rock of the same name dominates the landscape of World Heritage-listed Sigiriya, where the steep and striking lava plug contains the ruins of an ancient empire.
On the 20th (Fri), view the masterpieces at Pethikada and then explore the ancient world of Sigiriya.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Sigiriya tour planning website.

Traveling by car from Kandy to Sigiriya takes 3 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Sigiriya

Historic Sites Shopping Museums
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Sigiriya ©
Sigiriya
Pethikada ©
Pethikada

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