3 days in Sri Lanka Itinerary

3 days in Sri Lanka Itinerary

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Ella
— 1 day
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Dambulla
— 1 night
3
Kandy
— 1 night

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Ella

Ella ©
The relaxing hilltop village of Ella benefits from a more temperate climate than much of the rest of country thanks to its high elevation.
On the 28th (Fri), take in the views from Nine Arches Bridge, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Little Adam's Peak, and then admire the natural beauty at Honey Bee Garden.

For other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Ella trip maker.

Colombo to Ella is an approximately 3.5-hour car ride. You can also fly; or do a combination of bus and taxi. August in Ella sees daily highs of 39°C and lows of 29°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Dambulla.

Things to do in Ella

Parks · Nature · Classes
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Little Adam's Peak ©
Little Adam's Peak
Honey Bee Garden ©
Honey Bee Garden
Nine Arches Bridge ©
Nine Arches Bridge

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Dambulla

Dambulla ©
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 29th (Sat): explore the ancient world of Sigiriya and then explore the fascinating underground world of Golden Temple of Dambulla.

For traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Dambulla online travel route planner.

Drive from Ella to Dambulla in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Kandy.

Things to do in Dambulla

Historic Sites · Nature · Parks

Side Trip

Sigiriya
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Golden Temple of Dambulla ©
Golden Temple of Dambulla
Sigiriya ©
Sigiriya

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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 30th (Sun): make a trip to Royal Botanical Gardens, then explore the activities along Kandy Lake, then stop by Prestige Selections - Batiks, Handicrafts and Gift Items, and finally don't miss a visit to Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic.

To find other places to visit, maps, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Kandy route planning website.

You can drive from Dambulla to Kandy in 2.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Kandy

Parks · Wildlife · Historic Sites

Side Trip

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

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