How to choose the best 5 days Sri Lanka itinerary?

5 days Sri Lanka itinerary is a best-seller on the web and is just what you need for a rejuvenating break. The natural wonders, breathtaking scenery, and fascinating architecture of this island nation are all yours to discover with the help of this Sri Lanka 5 days tour package. Our 5-day tours of Sri Lanka include visits to both Sri Lanka’s palm-lined beaches and its rolling hills dotted with tea plantations.

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Are you planning a trip to the exotic island of Sri Lanka in the future? Our Sri Lanka 5 days tour package is a best-seller on the web and is just what you need for a rejuvenating break. The natural wonders, breathtaking scenery, and fascinating architecture of this island nation are all yours to discover with the help of this Sri Lanka 5 days tour package. Our 5-day tours of Sri Lanka include visits to both the island’s palm-lined beaches and Sri Lanka hill country dotted with tea plantations.

Splendid Sri Lanka5 DaysCultural triangle, hill country, beaches, and wildlife.
Nature cocktail Tour5 DaysWildlife, watersport, hill country, southern coast, Ella.
The Beauty of Sri Lanka5 DaysCultural Triangle, Kandy, Hill Country and Colombo.
Sri Lanka Heritage Tour5 DaysCultural triangle, Anuradhapura, wildlife, hill country, Kandy.

Why should I book 5 days Sri Lanka itinerary?

Sri Lanka is a popular tourist destination because of its scenic beauty and the fact that it is home to one of the numerous UNESCO world heritage sites. In spite of its cultural and ecological riches, this country was not widely visited until recently. Around eight of the world’s most important cultural and natural sites can be found in Sri Lanka. These iconic landmarks are a testament to the splendour of this nation. The ideal way to spend 5 days in Sri Lanka is to see all the major attractions, participate in exciting activities, shop at the local markets, and indulge in the delicious Sri Lankan cuisine. It is possible to tailor the best Sri Lanka 5 days tour package to each individual’s preferences and demands.

When is the best time for 5 days Sri Lanka itinerary?

Sri Lanka is a year round holiday destination and travellers can explore the interesting places mentioned in the tour package throuout the year. However, if you are beach holiday lover there should be a small twist to the package mentioned in this article. The traveller, who venture on this 5 days trip should head to east coast for beach holiday if they plan the trip from May through October. If the travellers embark on this Sri Lanka 5 days tour package from Novemenr to April they should head on to west and south coast for enjoyable beach stay with plenty of salt water activities

What to do on 5 days Sri Lanka itinerary?

This mysterious Sri Lanka trip plan has been made only for you so that you can have a once-in-a-lifetime encounter with the teardrop-shaped island. You may spend your vacation in Sri Lanka doing anything from exploring the temples in Kandy to taking in the stunning scenery in Nuwara Eliya. On your beach vacation in Sri Lanka, don’t let the pristine Bentota atmosphere pass you by. One can’t ask for a better mix of leisure and enjoyment than a trip to Sri Lanka, which includes shopping in metropolitan Colombo, sampling wonderful Sri Lankan food, and enjoying a rich cultural history. Take off on an exciting adventure to Sri Lanka and learn about a fascinating new culture. This incredible Sri Lanka 5 day tour package departs from cities on the west coast such as Colombo, and Negombo.

Sri Lanka hill country train trip with 5 days tour

Sri Lanak hill country train trip is a popular activity among the foregn travellers. The demand for this activity is very high. The 5 days trip package can be customized to includes this fascinating activity, however, starndard tour packge does not include this activty.

Sri Lanka wildlife tour at Udawalawe national Park

The 5 days trip can be cutomized to accommodate a wildlife safari based on either Minneriya national park or Udawalawe national park. There is a surcharge based on the national park you choose for the safari.

Accommodation on your 5 days Sri Lanka itinerary

These Sri Lanka 5 days tour packages also include accommodations at opulent properties, where guests may relax in comfort during their time in Sri Lanka. Get ready for an exciting adventure by booking this wonderful Sri Lanka trip package right away.

Highlights of the Beauty of Sri Lanka

Visit Ramboda Waterfalls to take in the stunning scenery. Enjoy a cup of world-famous Ceylon tea at a reputable tea plantation. Spend some time relaxing on Bentota’s beach. Kandy is a great place to learn about the history and culture of Sri Lanka.

The tour itinerary of Sri Lanka 5 days tour package (Beauty of Sri Lanka)

Day 1: Colombo>>Pinnawala>>Kandy

The 5 days Sri Lanka itinerary normally starts in Colombo, becausue most travellers land in the Colombo international airport, however, travellers from other places such as south coast beach or west coast beach also can join the trip. We arrange a shuttle bus for you to travel to Colombo from your hotel.

Visiting temples dedicated to Buddha and feeding young elephants are great ways to kick off your trip to Sri Lanka.

A Seerendipity Tours employee will meet you at the airport in Colombo and drive you to Kandy through Pinnawala. Visit the Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage on the first day of your trip to Sri Lanka to see young elephants being fed. You should leave for Kandy in the afternoon, where you can settle into your hotel and take it easy for a while.

Take a tour around Kandy after lunch. Enjoy a day of shopping, a trip to the Temple of the Tooth Relic, and an evening of traditional Sri Lankan dance. Relax in your hotel room and get some rest after an exciting day.

Colombo is 133 kilometres away from Kandy. It takes three hours to get from Colombo to Kandy.

Day 2: Kandy >> Nuwara Eliya

On day two of your 5 days Sri Lanka itinerary, make your way to Nuwara Eliya to hear the storied narrative of waterfalls, gardens, and delicious Ceylon tea.

You will depart for Nuwara Eliya after a satisfying breakfast. Ride through winding hills and fragrant tea plantations on the second day of your Sri Lankan vacation. Stop at the Peradeniya Botanical Gardens on the way to Nuwara Eliya to see some of the more than 4,000 varieties of exotic plants that are kept there. This area is also highly recommended for birdwatchers visiting Sri Lanka.

The famous Ramboda Waterfalls and the nearby Tea Factory are on your itinerary for Sri Lanka. After a hearty meal, explore Nuwara Eliya. Stroll the sidewalks and discover a golf course, an Anglican church, a lake, and a racetrack. You should check into your hotel and call it a night.

The 76 kilometres between Kandy and Nuwara Eliya. It takes 2.5 hours to get from Kandy to Nuwara Eliya.

Day 3: Bentota>>Nuwara Eliya

On the third day of your 5 days Sri Lanka itinerary, you’ll enjoy a beachside event in a mystical setting.

Start your journey to Bentota after a hearty breakfast at the hotel. Stop at Kitulgala, the setting of the Academy Award–winning film The Bridge on the River Kwai, along the way.

When you get to Bentota, go into a hotel and take it easy for a while. Take it easy on this day of your beach vacation in Sri Lanka. In Sri Lanka, you can go for a stroll on the golden beach in Bentota, swim in the refreshing water, or just rest at the water’s edge.

Nuwara Eliya is 210 kilometers from Bentota. The trip from Nuwara Eliya to Bentota takes about 5 hours.

Day 4: Bentota (leisure)

The day 4 of the 5 days Sri Lanka itinerary is reserved for relaxation and to enjoy the pristine beaches.

After a satisfying breakfast, take it easy on the beach for the rest of the day. Relax on the beach with a good book and a cold tropical fruit drink, or enjoy a stroll while reading your book. Water sports such as water skiing, windsurfing, snorkelling, and riding a jet water scooter are also available during a beach vacation in Sri Lanka.

Adding a whale-watching excursion to your bespoke Sri Lanka vacation package is possible, but would incur additional costs.

To see baby turtles of endangered species, you should go to a turtle hatchery in Bentota.

Day 5: Bentota>>Colombo

Leave this island nation with fond thoughts of your time spent here.

After a satisfying breakfast, head to Sri Lanka’s financial hub of Colombo. Take in the sights and sounds of Colombo’s cityscape on an evening shopping and sightseeing excursion. Take off from Sri Lanka with wonderful memories in tow.

Bentota is 87 kilometres away from Colombo. It takes 1.5 hours to get from Bentota to Colombo.

Visit Lakpahana Handicrafts or Laksala Emporium for unique keepsakes to take home to loved ones.

5 days Sri Lanka itinerary – Inclusions

  • Arrival/departure transfers from the airport
  • Entire ground transportation in a private vehicle.
  • Complimentary water
  • 4-Nights accommodation based on double occupancy
  • Morning Meal (4 Breakfasts)
  • Taxes, fees, and other governmental levies
  • Visits to nearby attractions as per itinerary
  • Driver/Guide who speaks English

5 days Sri Lanka itinerary – Exclusions

  • Dinner and Lunch
  • Entrance Tickets, if any, for entry
  • Expenses such as tips and telephone
  • Any miscellaneous items anything that isn’t already included.

Common Questions about 5 days Sri Lanka itinerary

What should a person bring on 5 days Sri Lanka itinerary?

What a traveller should bring on a vacation is determined by both the location and the time of year. Long-sleeved, loose-fitting cotton garments and a brimmed hat are recommended for protection against the sun. Bringing some warm clothing on a trip to a mountainous area is a good idea. Visitors to religious places, such as Buddhist or Hindu temples, are expected to dress respectfully and take off their shoes and hats before entering the buildings.

Is it possible to have an English-speaking driver in my 5 days Sri Lanka itinerary?

This Sri Lanka vacation package can, indeed, include the services of an English-speaking driver. The journey to Sri Lanka will go more smoothly if the passenger informs the designated tour operator of his specific needs in advance.

In Sri Lanka, where can one find the best place for dining?

There are many good eateries in the main cities, especially where a lot of travellers stay such as Kandy, Colombo, and Galle Hikkaduw. Your guide help you to find a good restaurant at each place you are travelling to.

When taking this 5 days Sri Lanka itinerary, what sights shouldn’t you miss?

Visitors visiting Sri Lanka will find a plethora of sights and experiences waiting for them. These are Sri Lanka’s top tourist destinations.

Wild Asian elephants are bred at the Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage. See newborn elephants being bottle-fed.

One of the holiest Buddhist sites in Kandy, the Temple of the Tooth Relic is revered because it contains the Buddha’s actual tooth relic.

You can see some of the world’s best orchids and royal palms in Peradeniya Botanical Gardens.

The white sands of Bentota Beach in Sri Lanka are ideal for unwinding on a beach vacation.

Is it possible to personalize the 5 days Sri Lanka itinerary?

This top-selling Sri Lanka itinerary can be modified to suit the needs of individual travellers. It is recommended that before booking a trip to Sri Lanka, tourists discuss their needs with a local tour operator.

For how many days will Sri Lanka be ideal?

A weeklong trip to Sri Lanka is ideal, as visitors can experience the country’s top attractions within that time.