4 days in Sri Lanka Itinerary

4 days in Sri Lanka Itinerary

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4 days in Sri Lanka Itinerary

Start: Colombo
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Colombo
— 1 night
Fly + taxi:  1​h
2
Kandy
— 1 night
+2
taxi + Fly + taxi:  2​h
3
Unawatuna
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
End: Colombo

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Colombo

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 10th (Sat): stop by Barefoot, look for gifts at Stone 'N' String, then look for gifts at Laksala, and finally buy something for everyone on your list at Dutch Hospital Shopping Precinct.

For where to stay, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Colombo journey planner.

The Route module shows you all the different ways you can get to Colombo. In March in Colombo, expect temperatures between 37°C during the day and 28°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Sun) early enough to travel to Kandy.

Things to do in Colombo

Shopping
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Stone 'N' String ©
Stone 'N' String
Dutch Hospital Shopping Precinct ©
Dutch Hospital Shopping Precinct
Barefoot ©
Barefoot

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Kandy

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 11th (Sun): look for gifts at Jayamali Batiks Studio, steep yourself in history at Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic, then contemplate the waterfront views at Kandy Lake, and finally look for gifts at Kandy City Center.

To find reviews, maps, and tourist information, go to the Kandy road trip planner.

You can do a combination of flight and taxi from Colombo to Kandy in an hour. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train; or drive. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Unawatuna.

Things to do in Kandy

Shopping Historic Sites Nature
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Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic ©
Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic
Kandy Lake ©
Kandy Lake
Jayamali Batiks Studio ©
Jayamali Batiks Studio

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Unawatuna

Unawatuna ©
Start off your visit on the 12th (Mon): stop by Stick No Bills Poster Gallery, stop by Orchid House, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Mirissa Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: look for gifts at Vyanni, then stop by Embark, then enjoy the sand and surf at Jungle Beach, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Unawatuna Beach.

For ratings, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Unawatuna trip itinerary planner .

Traveling by combination of taxi and flight from Kandy to Unawatuna takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and flight. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Tue) early enough to drive back home.

Things to do in Unawatuna

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Galle, Mirissa Beach
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Mirissa Beach ©
Mirissa Beach
Jungle Beach ©
Jungle Beach
Orchid House ©
Orchid House

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