7 days in Sri Lanka & Israel Itinerary

7 days in Sri Lanka & Israel Itinerary

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Negombo, Sri Lanka
— 1 day
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Yala National Park, Sri Lanka
— 1 night
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Dambulla, Sri Lanka
— 1 night
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Jerusalem, Israel
— 1 day
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Eilat, Israel
— 2 nights

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Negombo, Sri Lanka

Little Rome

Located close to the international airport, Negombo has a reputation for being either the first or last taste of the country for visitors.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Tue): get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour.

To see more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Negombo trip maker.

Tel Aviv, Israel to Negombo is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 3.5 hours traveling from Tel Aviv to Negombo. Traveling from Tel Aviv in April, expect Negombo to be a bit warmer, temps between 38°C and 29°C. On the 16th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Yala National Park.

Things to do in Negombo

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Dolphin & Whale Watching

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Yala National Park, Sri Lanka

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 17th (Wed), see exotic creatures in open habitats at Shehan Safari.

To see maps, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, read our Yala National Park day trip planning site.

Getting from Negombo to Yala National Park by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In April, plan for daily highs up to 38°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Wed) early enough to travel to Dambulla.

Things to do in Yala National Park

Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours

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Dambulla, Sri Lanka

On a trip to Dambulla, visit the largest and best-preserved cave temple complexes in the country, declared a World Heritage Site.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Thu): see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour and then explore the fascinating underground world of Golden Temple of Dambulla.

For reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Dambulla visit planner.

You can fly from Yala National Park to Dambulla in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Thu) early enough to travel to Jerusalem.

Things to do in Dambulla

Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours · Nature

Side Trip

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Safaris
Golden Temple of Dambulla ©
Golden Temple of Dambulla

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Jerusalem, Israel

Jerusalem ©

Holy City

Few places in the world boast such a long history and such a rich multiethnic culture as Jerusalem, a city sacred to Jews, Muslims, and Christians.
On the 19th (Fri), admire the masterpieces at The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, then get engrossed in the history at Yad Vashem - The World Holocaust Remembrance Center, then wander the streets of Old City of Jerusalem, and finally make a trip to Western Wall.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Jerusalem vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

Do a combination of taxi and flight from Dambulla to Jerusalem in 16.5 hours. The time zone difference moving from India Standard Time to Israel Standard Time is minus 3.5 hours. In April, plan for daily highs up to 30°C, and evening lows to 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) so you can drive to Eilat.

Things to do in Jerusalem

Museums · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods
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Old City of Jerusalem ©
Old City of Jerusalem
The Israel Museum, Jerusalem ©
The Israel Museum, Jerusalem

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Eilat, Israel

Eilat ©
At the northern extreme of the Red Sea sits Eilat, a resort town popular with domestic and international tourists.
On the 20th (Sat), meet the residents at Underwater Observatory Marine Park, see the vivid underwater world at Coral Beach Nature Reserve, and then explore the gorgeous colors at Dolphin Reef. Here are some ideas for day two: discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour and then get a dose of the wild on Eilat Action.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Eilat vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Jerusalem to Eilat takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. Traveling from Jerusalem in April, expect Eilat to be somewhat warmer, temps between 38°C and 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sun) early enough to fly back home.

Things to do in Eilat

Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Eilat Action ©
Eilat Action
Scuba & Snorkeling
Dolphin Reef ©
Dolphin Reef

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