10 days in South Asia Itinerary

10 days in South Asia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Sri Lanka trip planner

Make it your trip
Fly
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Negombo
— 1 night
Drive
2
Sigiriya
— 1 night
Drive
3
Ella
— 1 night
Drive
4
Yala National Park
— 1 night
Drive
5
Mirissa
— 1 night
Drive
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Galle
— 1 night
Drive
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Bentota
— 1 night
Drive
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Colombo
— 1 night
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Negombo

— 1 night

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.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Sat): stroll through Negombo Beach.

To find maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Negombo trip maker website.

New Delhi, India to Negombo is an approximately 7-hour flight. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Negombo when traveling from New Delhi in November, with lows around 27°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sun) to allow enough time to fly to Sigiriya.

Things to do in Negombo

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks
Highlights from your trip

Sigiriya

— 1 night
The historic rock of the same name dominates the landscape of World Heritage-listed Sigiriya, where the steep and striking lava plug contains the ruins of an ancient empire.
You've now added Minneriya National Park to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 21st (Sun): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Minneriya National Park and then delve into the distant past at Sigiriya Fortress.

To find where to stay, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Sigiriya trip builder website.

Getting from Negombo to Sigiriya by flight takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) so you can drive to Ella.

Things to do in Sigiriya

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Find places to stay Nov 21 — 22:

Ella

— 1 night
The relaxing hilltop village of Ella benefits from a more temperate climate than much of the rest of country thanks to its high elevation.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Ravana Ella Falls as well as Ravana's Cave. Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Mon): Head underground at Ravana's Cave, then snap pictures at Nine Arches Bridge, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Little Adam's Peak, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Ravana Ella Falls.

To find where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Ella trip tool.

Traveling by car from Sigiriya to Ella takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and taxi; or do a combination of taxi, bus, and train. Expect a daytime high around 35°C in November, and nighttime lows around 27°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue) to allow time to drive to Yala National Park.

Things to do in Ella

Parks · Nature

Yala National Park

— 1 night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Tue): take an exotic tour of a safari tour.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Yala National Park itinerary planning site.

You can drive from Ella to Yala National Park in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. In November in Yala National Park, expect temperatures between 35°C during the day and 27°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Wed) early enough to fly to Mirissa.

Things to do in Yala National Park

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife
Find places to stay Nov 23 — 24:
Highlights from your trip

Mirissa

— 1 night
The fishing town of Mirissa has developed into a notable tourist destination.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Dolphin & Whale Watching. Kick off your visit on the 24th (Wed): head outdoors with Outdoor Activities and then see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour.

For other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Mirissa itinerary builder.

Getting from Yala National Park to Mirissa by flight takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive. In November in Mirissa, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 28°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Galle.

Things to do in Mirissa

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife

Galle

— 1 night
The southernmost city on the island, Galle combines colonial-era history with a tropical feel and climate.
Walking tours has been added to your itinerary. On the 25th (Thu), get the lay of the land with Walking tours, then stroll through Sea Turtle Farm Galle Mahamodara, and then steep yourself in history at Galle Fort.

To see traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Galle trip itinerary app.

You can drive from Mirissa to Galle in an hour. Another option is to take a train. In November in Galle, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 28°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Fri) early enough to drive to Bentota.

Things to do in Galle

Tours · Historic Sites · Wildlife · Parks
Find places to stay Nov 25 — 26:

Bentota

— 1 night
The coastal town of Bentota boasts a number of seaside attractions to draw in guests.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Fri): relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, then stroll through Sea Turtle Protection Association, and then stroll through Bentota Beach.

To find photos, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, read Bentota trip maker site.

You can drive from Galle to Bentota in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of taxi and bus. In November, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Sat) early enough to catch the train to Colombo.

Things to do in Bentota

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Spas
Find places to stay Nov 26 — 27:

Colombo

— 1 night
The commercial capital of the country, Colombo has added modern touches to its colonial-era core, creating an exciting and eclectic coastal city.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Sat): stroll around Galle Face Green, take in the spiritual surroundings of Gangaramaya (Vihara) Buddhist Temple, and then see the interesting displays at Colombo National Museum. Here are some ideas for day two: browse the different shops at Dutch Hospital Shopping Precinct.

To see more things to do, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Colombo trip itinerary site.

Take a train from Bentota to Colombo in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In November, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 28th (Sun) to allow time for the flight back home.

Things to do in Colombo

Shopping · Museums · Historic Sites · Parks