6 days in Sri Lanka Itinerary

6 days in Sri Lanka Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Sri Lanka trip itinerary planner

©
This plan was created by another user. Make it your plan

Route & dates

6 days in Sri Lanka Itinerary

Start: Colombo
Train:  1 h 30 min
1
Bentota
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h
2
Hikkaduwa
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 15 min
3
Mirissa
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 15 min
End: Colombo

2
nights
Bentota

Bentota ©
The coastal town of Bentota boasts a number of seaside attractions to draw in guests.
On the 5th (Thu), stroll through Induruwa Sea Turtle Conservation Project & Sea Turtle Information Center. On the 6th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stroll through Bentota Beach, then stroll through Sea Turtle Protection Association, then stroll through Kosgoda Sea Turtle Conservation Project, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Kosgoda Turtle Care.

To find reviews, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Bentota online trip itinerary builder .

Colombo to Bentota is an approximately 1.5-hour train ride. You can also drive. In March, daily temperatures in Bentota can reach 38°C, while at night they dip to 29°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Hikkaduwa.

Things to do in Bentota

Wildlife Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Ahungalla, Kosgoda, Induruwa Sea Turtle Conservation Project & Sea Turtle Information Center
Find places to stay Mar 5 — 7:
Highlights from your plan
Sea Turtle Protection Association ©
Sea Turtle Protection Association
Bentota Beach ©
Bentota Beach
Dolphin & Whale Watching

1
night
Hikkaduwa

Hikkaduwa ©
One of the most scenic beach resorts in Sri Lanka, Hikkaduwa features a number of long white sand beaches with palm trees and gentle waves.
On the 8th (Sun), kick back and relax at Hikkaduwa Beach, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Turtle Hatchery Hikkaduwa, then examine the collection at Community Tsunami Museum, and finally don't miss a visit to Tsunami Honganji Vihara. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 9th (Mon): see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, stroll through Jungle Beach, and then relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Hikkaduwa trip planner.

You can drive from Bentota to Hikkaduwa in an hour. In March in Hikkaduwa, expect temperatures between 38°C during the day and 29°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Mirissa.

Things to do in Hikkaduwa

Outdoors Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Unawatuna, Spas
Highlights from your plan
Hikkaduwa Beach ©
Hikkaduwa Beach
Jungle Beach ©
Jungle Beach
Scuba & Snorkeling

1
night
Mirissa

Mirissa ©
The fishing town of Mirissa has developed into a notable tourist destination.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Tue): relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, tour the pleasant surroundings at Mirissa Beach, and then see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour.

To find ratings, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Mirissa holiday builder site .

You can drive from Hikkaduwa to Mirissa in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 38°C in March, and nighttime lows around 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Tue) early enough to drive back home.

Things to do in Mirissa

Outdoors Parks Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Mirissa Beach ©
Mirissa Beach
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Spas

Similar Plans

7 days in Sri Lanka BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA November, culture, outdoors, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: November, culture, outdoors, historic sites, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 8 days in Sri Lanka BY A USER FROM INDIA March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 10 days in Sri Lanka BY A USER FROM UNITED ARAB EMIRATES February, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: February, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 8 days in Sri Lanka BY A USER FROM THAILAND February, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, fast-paced, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: February, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 9 days in Sri Lanka BY A USER FROM INDIA May, teens, kids, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: May, teens, kids, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 10 days in Sri Lanka BY A USER FROM INDIA April, culture, outdoors, historic sites, shopping, popular sights PREFERENCES: April, culture, outdoors, historic sites, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 9 days in Sri Lanka BY A USER FROM THAILAND February, culture, outdoors, historic sites, wildlife, fast-paced, popular sights PREFERENCES: February, culture, outdoors, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Fast-paced 10 days in Sri Lanka BY A USER FROM ITALY June, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, slow & easy, popular sights PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Slow & easy 8 days in Sri Lanka BY A USER FROM THAILAND February, culture, outdoors, historic sites, wildlife, fast-paced, popular sights PREFERENCES: February, culture, outdoors, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Fast-paced 8 days in Sri Lanka BY A USER FROM INDIA April, culture, outdoors, historic sites, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: April, culture, outdoors, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 10 days in Sri Lanka BY A USER FROM SRI LANKA March, culture, historic sites, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: March, culture, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 8 days in Sri Lanka BY A USER FROM THAILAND February, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, fast-paced, popular sights PREFERENCES: February, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Fast-paced
See more plans