7 days in Sri Lanka & Mauritius Itinerary

7 days in Sri Lanka & Mauritius Itinerary

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7 days in Sri Lanka & Mauritius Itinerary

Start: Pune, India
Fly:  5​h 30​min
1
Colombo, Sri Lanka
— 1 night
Fly:  1​h
2
Kandy, Sri Lanka
— 1 night
+2
bus + foot + Fly:  16​h 30​min
3
Chamarel, Mauritius
— 1 day
Drive:  1​h 15​min
4
Grand Baie, Mauritius
— 3 nights
Fly:  9​h 15​min
End: Pune, India


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1
night
Colombo, Sri Lanka

Colombo ©
The commercial capital of the country, Colombo has added modern touches to its colonial-era core, creating an exciting and eclectic coastal city.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Sat): walk around Galle Face Green and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Gangaramaya (Vihara) Buddhist Temple.

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Pune, India to Colombo is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight. In May in Colombo, expect temperatures between 38°C during the day and 30°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) so you can travel to Kandy.

Things to do in Colombo

Museums Parks Historic Sites
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Colombo National Museum ©
Colombo National Museum
Gangaramaya (Vihara) Buddhist Temple ©
Galle Face Green ©
Galle Face Green

1
night
Kandy, Sri Lanka

Kandy ©
Nestled between mountains in inland Sri Lanka, Kandy proudly bears its World Heritage Site designation while remaining culturally independent and colorfully picturesque.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Mon): make a trip to Royal Botanical Gardens, then contemplate the long history of Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic, then explore the different monuments and memorials at Kandy Garrison Cemetery, and finally explore the activities along Kandy Lake.

To see traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Kandy day trip planning app .

You can fly from Colombo to Kandy in an hour. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train; or drive. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) so you can travel to Chamarel.

Things to do in Kandy

Parks Historic Sites Wildlife

Side Trip

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

1
day
Chamarel, Mauritius

Chamarel ©
The village of Chamarel represents a small settlement surrounded by big attractions.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Tue): take in the dramatic scenery at Chamarel Waterfall, delve into the lush surroundings at Ebony Forest Reserve, explore the striking landscape at Seven Colored Earths, then get outside with Parc Aventure Chamarel, and finally stop by Rhumerie de Chamarel.

To find ratings, maps, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Chamarel vacation website .

Getting from Kandy to Chamarel by combination of bus and flight takes about 16.5 hours. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Kandy to Chamarel. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in May, and nighttime lows around 24°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) so you can go by car to Grand Baie.

Things to do in Chamarel

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Chamarel Waterfall
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Ebony Forest Reserve ©
Ebony Forest Reserve
Seven Colored Earths ©
Seven Colored Earths
Chamarel Waterfall ©
Chamarel Waterfall

3
nights
Grand Baie, Mauritius

Grand Baie ©
Wide-open beaches with dazzling blue water and a relaxed coastal atmosphere lure visitors to take a trip to Grand Baie.
On the 8th (Wed), stop by Studio 44 Mauritius, step off the mainland to explore Ile aux Cerfs, and then admire the natural beauty at SSR Botanic Garden. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 9th (Thu): find something for the whole family at Casela World of Adventures.

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You can drive from Chamarel to Grand Baie in 1.5 hours. In May in Grand Baie, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 24°C at night. On the 10th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Grand Baie

Parks Theme Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Studio 44 Mauritius, Ile aux Cerfs, Mont Choisy Beach, Casela World of Adventures, SSR Botanic Garden
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SSR Botanic Garden ©
SSR Botanic Garden
Ile aux Cerfs ©
Ile aux Cerfs
Casela World of Adventures ©
Casela World of Adventures

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