7 days in Hikkaduwa & Galle Itinerary

7 days in Hikkaduwa & Galle Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Hikkaduwa
— 3 nights
2
Galle
— 3 nights

3
nights
Hikkaduwa

Hikkaduwa ©
One of the most scenic beach resorts in Sri Lanka, Hikkaduwa features a number of long white sand beaches with palm trees and gentle waves.
You've now added Community Tsunami Museum to your itinerary. You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Bentota Beach and Hikkaduwa Beach. Popular historic sites such as Gangaramaya (Vihara) Buddhist Temple and Seenigama Muhudu Viharaya are in your itinerary. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Hikkaduwa: Sea Turtle Hatchery (in Ambalangoda), Bentota Bazaar (in Bentota) and Colombo (Galle Face Green & Osman's). The adventure continues: stroll through Turtle Hatchery Hikkaduwa, take in the spiritual surroundings of Naga Viharaya, view the masterpieces at Saffron Robes, and look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas.

To see where to stay, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, read Hikkaduwa trip itinerary builder.

If you are flying in from United Kingdom, the closest major aiports are Mattala Rajapaksa International Airport and Bandaranaike International Colombo Airport. September in Hikkaduwa sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Galle.

Things to do in Hikkaduwa

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

Kosgoda, Colombo, Bentota, Sea Turtle Hatchery
Highlights from your plan
Turtle Hatchery Hikkaduwa ©
Turtle Hatchery Hikkaduwa
Bentota Beach ©
Bentota Beach
Gangaramaya (Vihara) Buddhist Temple ©
Gangaramaya (Vihara) Buddhist Temple

3
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 1st (Thu): enjoy the sand and surf at Mirissa Beach, thenstop by Warm Boutique, and then contemplate the long history of Galle Fort. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: tour the pleasant surroundings at Sea Turtle Farm Galle Mahamodara, kick back and relax at Jungle Beach, thenlook for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, and finally stroll through Koggala Sea Turtle Farm & Hatchery.

To find traveler tips, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Galle trip itinerary site.

You can drive from Hikkaduwa to Galle in an hour. September in Galle sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 3rd (Sat) to allow time for the car ride back home.

Things to do in Galle

Outdoors Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Mirissa, Jungle Beach, Koggala Sea Turtle Farm & Hatchery
Highlights from your plan
Galle Fort ©
Galle Fort
Jungle Beach ©
Jungle Beach
Dolphin & Whale Watching