6 days in Sri Lanka Itinerary

6 days in Sri Lanka Itinerary

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Yala National Park
— 1 night
2
Monaragala
— 1 night
3
Buttala
— 1 night
4
Udawalawa
— 1 night
5
Hambantota
— 1 night

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Yala National Park

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.
On the 12th (Thu), take in the spiritual surroundings of Sithulpawwa Rock Temple. On your second day here, take in the spiritual surroundings of Kiri Vehera and then see Off-Road Tours.

To find more things to do, maps, ratings, and tourist information, use the Yala National Park trip itinerary planning app.

Colombo to Yala National Park is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. In December, daytime highs in Yala National Park are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Monaragala.

Things to do in Yala National Park

Wildlife Tours Outdoors

Side Trips

Sithulpawwa Rock Temple, Kiri Vehera
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Off-Road Tours
Sithulpawwa Rock Temple ©
Sithulpawwa Rock Temple
Kiri Vehera ©
Kiri Vehera

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Monaragala

Monaragala
Start off your visit on the 14th (Sat): don't miss a visit to Biso Pokuna.

To find traveler tips, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Monaragala trip planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Yala National Park to Monaragala. On the 14th (Sat), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Buttala.
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Buttala

Buttala ©
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Sun): make a trip to Dematamal Viharaya, don't miss a visit to Dambegoda Bodhisattva Statue, thenpause for some photo ops at Maligawila Buddha Statue, and finally don't miss a visit to Ancient Yudaganawa Stupa.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Buttala day trip app.

Drive from Monaragala to Buttala in an hour. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Sun) early enough to travel to Udawalawa.
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Maligawila Buddha Statue ©
Maligawila Buddha Statue
Dematamal Viharaya ©
Dematamal Viharaya
Ancient Yudaganawa Stupa ©
Ancient Yudaganawa Stupa

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Udawalawa

Kick off your visit on the 16th (Mon): get to know the resident critters at Udawalawa Elephant Orphanage and then take an exotic tour of a safari tour.

To see ratings, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Udawalawa day trip app.

Traveling by car from Buttala to Udawalawa takes 2 hours. In December in Udawalawa, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Mon) so you can drive to Hambantota.

Things to do in Udawalawa

Wildlife Tours Outdoors
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Safaris

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Hambantota

Hambantota ©
Hambantota is the main town in Hambantota District, Southern Province, Sri Lanka. Kick off your visit on the 17th (Tue): take in nature's colorful creations at Mirijjawila Botanical Garden, thentake in nature's colorful creations at Dry Zone Botanical Garden, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Agro Technology Park.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Hambantota vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Udawalawa to Hambantota takes 1.5 hours. December in Hambantota sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Hambantota

Parks Wildlife
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Dry Zone Botanical Garden ©
Dry Zone Botanical Garden
Mirijjawila Botanical Garden ©
Mirijjawila Botanical Garden

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