- 1 How can I spend 10 days in Sri Lanka?
- 2 How many days are enough for Sri Lanka?
- 3 How can I spend a week in Sri Lanka?
- 4 Can you do Sri Lanka in 2 weeks?
- 5 What is the best time to visit Sri Lanka?
- 6 How long does it take to travel around Sri Lanka?
- 7 How much money do I need for 2 weeks in Sri Lanka?
- 8 Which side of Sri Lanka is best?
- 9 Is Colombo worth visiting?
- 10 Is Trincomalee worth visiting?
- 11 Is Sri Lanka safe?
- 12 What is the cultural triangle in Sri Lanka?
- 13 Is Sri Lanka cheaper than Thailand?
- 14 Is Sri Lanka expensive for tourists?
- 15 How should I dress in Sri Lanka?
How can I spend 10 days in Sri Lanka?
Sri Lanka 10 day itinerary
- Day 1 – Colombo.
- Days 2-3 – Jaffna.
- Day 4 – Anuradhapura.
- Day 5 – Pidurangula, Sigiriya and Minneriya Elephant Safari.
- Day 6 – Riverstone Peak ‘Mini World’s End’ in Matale.
- Day 7 – Kandy.
- Day 8 – Train to Nuwara Eliya.
- Day 9 – Nuwara Eliya.
How many days are enough for Sri Lanka?
When it comes to how long to spend in Sri Lanka, I generally advocate a duration of about two weeks. Depending on what the weather is doing during your trip, this can allow you to follow a trajectory that looks something like this: 1-2 days in Colombo. 1-2 days in Kandy.
How can I spend a week in Sri Lanka?
1 week Sri Lanka itinerary
- Day 1: Arrive at Bandaranaike International Airport / Colombo.
- Day 2: Head to Sigiriya.
- Day 3: Visit Polonnaruwa and leave for Ella.
- Day 4: Explore Ella.
- Day 5: Head to Yala or Udawalawe.
- Day 6: Beach, cocktails and chill.
- Day 7: Galle and airport.
Can you do Sri Lanka in 2 weeks?
This is, however, a quite tight two-week Sri Lanka itinerary. Ideally, you should have more than two weeks on this itinerary, since it is fairly busy. That will allow you to take things a bit slower. You will have more time to enjoy each place and relax on the beach.
What is the best time to visit Sri Lanka?
Generally, the best time to visit the west and south coasts as well as the Cultural Triangle is between December and April, while on the east coast the climate is at its finest from May through to October.
How long does it take to travel around Sri Lanka?
It is time consuming to travel around Sri Lanka For example, it takes approximately 3 hours to travel from Colombo to the southernmost point of Sri Lanka (around 160 KMs) if you take the Southern Expressway, but it could take you up to 5 hours if you take the scenic, coastal route.
How much money do I need for 2 weeks in Sri Lanka?
A vacation to Sri Lanka for one week usually costs around LKR46,888 for one person. So, a trip to Sri Lanka for two people costs around LKR93,776 for one week. A trip for two weeks for two people costs LKR187,551 in Sri Lanka.
Which side of Sri Lanka is best?
The south coast is one of Sri Lanka’s most rewarding areas to visit. Representing the island in microcosm, the region offers gorgeous beaches, colonial towns, and superb wildlife parks, as well as a host of Buddhist shrines and temples.
Is Colombo worth visiting?
Colombo is well worth a visit for a day or two if you are heading to Sri Lanka, although I must admit that it is not the highlight of Sri Lanka in our opinion.
Is Trincomalee worth visiting?
Is Trincomalee Worth Visiting? Yes! This proved to be the ultimate way to end our month long trip around Sri Lanka. There were awesome places to visit in Trincomalee and Uppuveli, lots of exploring to be done and we did a whole lot of relaxing as well.
Is Sri Lanka safe?
Travellers are treated well and Sri Lanka is a safe place to visit for tourists. Although the terrorist attacks did target tourism locations (including hotels), they were not an attack against tourists. They were an attack against Sri Lanka’s forefront industry and, so far, nothing similar has been repeated.
What is the cultural triangle in Sri Lanka?
The entire area is loosely referred to as the Cultural Triangle, an imaginary construct with its points at the three great Sinhalese capitals of Kandy, Polonnaruwa and Anuradhapura, which encapsulates one of the world’s most extraordinary collections of Buddhist art and architecture.
Is Sri Lanka cheaper than Thailand?
Sri Lanka is 45.2% cheaper than Thailand.
Is Sri Lanka expensive for tourists?
Sri Lanka Budget: Per day breakdown As you can see, Sri Lanka is very affordable – not as cheap as India, but you can get by on an average $30 a day, if you stay in budget accommodation and don’t take expensive tours every day.
How should I dress in Sri Lanka?
For women, loose cotton skirts or trousers and tops, and a long dress or skirt. For men cotton trousers or shorts and a T-shirt, or even the traditional sarong. Some warm clothes are recommended if you are heading for the hilly regions, where the evenings tend to get chilly.