Southern Province trip planner

Create a fully customized
day-by-day itinerary for free

Itinerary Planner
+ Add destination
2 adults
Adults
- +
Teens
- +
Kids
- +
Close

Southern Province

Trip Planner Asia  /  Sri Lanka  /  Southern Province
(3.6/5 based on 19,000+ reviews for top 30 attractions)
Things to do: beaches, historic sites, nature
Among Sri Lanka's nine administrative units, Southern Province remains a top tourist destination for both domestic and foreign visitors. A holiday in Southern Province usually includes visits to important natural attractions, such as wildlife sanctuaries sheltering hundreds of species of birds, mammals, reptiles, and amphibians. Visitors looking to enrich their Southern Province itinerary with a few cultural sites generally head to Galle, which thrived as a major port during the Dutch colonial period. Today, this provincial capital lures travelers with its historic 16th-century fort, as well as a good selection of museums, temples, and churches. Take a peek at our international travel planner: Southern Province and its charms laid bare and easily scheduled.
Create a full itinerary — for free!

Plan your trip to Southern Province

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Extend your holiday

Visit top cities in Southern Province:
Historic sites, beaches, sightseeing
Visit for: 4 daysStart a plan »
Beaches, spas, adventure
Visit for: 3 daysStart a plan »
Beaches, wildlife areas, adventure
Visit for: 2 daysStart a plan »
Nature, sightseeing, religious sites
Visit for: 2 daysStart a plan »
Beaches, wildlife areas, spas
Visit for: 2 daysStart a plan »

Recently planned trips to Southern Province

8 days in Sri Lanka BY A USER FROM EGYPT December, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 7 days in Sri Lanka BY A USER FROM INDIA April, outdoors, romantic, beaches, historic sites, popular PREFERENCES: April, outdoors, romantic, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 10 days in Sri Lanka BY A USER FROM ARGENTINA January, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, popular PREFERENCES: January, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 12 days in Sri Lanka BY A USER FROM SRI LANKA December, popular PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 11 days in Sri Lanka BY A USER FROM INDIA April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping, hidden gems PREFERENCES: April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 8 days in Sri Lanka BY A USER FROM SRI LANKA February, popular PREFERENCES: February ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 5 days in Sri Lanka BY A USER FROM MALAYSIA December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 28 days in Sri Lanka BY A USER FROM SRI LANKA December, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 9 days in Sri Lanka BY A USER FROM SRI LANKA December, popular PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 8 days in Sri Lanka BY A USER FROM SRI LANKA December, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 16 days in Sri Lanka BY A USER FROM SRI LANKA December, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 7 days in Sri Lanka BY A USER FROM SRI LANKA February, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, popular PREFERENCES: February, relaxing, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium
View more plans

Inspirock Trip Planner in the News