4 days in Sri Lanka Itinerary

4 days in Sri Lanka Itinerary

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Kandy
— 1 night
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Ella
— 1 night
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Galle
— 1 night

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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.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Wed): take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanical Gardens, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic, then look for gifts at Prestige Selections - Batiks, Handicrafts and Gift Items, and finally explore the activities along Kandy Lake.

To see maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Kandy trip planner.

Colombo to Kandy is an approximately 1.5-hour combination of taxi and train. You can also do a combination of taxi and flight; or drive. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Ella.

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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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 20th (Thu), take in the dramatic scenery at Ravana Ella Falls, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Little Adam's Peak, and then make a trip to Nine Arches Bridge.

To find traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Ella online visit planner.

You can drive from Kandy to Ella in 4 hours. Another option is to take a train. In August, plan for daily highs up to 39°C, and evening lows to 29°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Galle.

Things to do in Ella

Nature · Parks
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Little Adam's Peak ©
Little Adam's Peak
Nine Arches Bridge ©
Nine Arches Bridge
Ravana Ella Falls ©
Ravana Ella Falls

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Galle

Galle ©
The southernmost city on the island, Galle combines colonial-era history with a tropical feel and climate.
On the 21st (Fri), indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, then stroll through Sea Turtle Farm Galle Mahamodara, and then steep yourself in history at Galle Fort.

Make your Galle itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Traveling by car from Ella to Galle takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and flight; or do a combination of taxi and bus. August in Galle sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 30°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat) to allow time to drive back home.

Things to do in Galle

Historic Sites · Spas · Wildlife

Side Trip

Spas
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Galle Fort ©
Galle Fort
Spas
Sea Turtle Farm Galle Mahamodara ©
Sea Turtle Farm Galle Mahamodara

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