Sri Lanka 10 Day Tour – 9 Nights Sri Lanka Tour

Sri Lanka Itinerary for 10 days from Splendourholidaytours offers any traveller the opportunity to explore the important tourist visiting places in Sri Lanka.

Sri Lanka Holidays is extremely popular all throughout the world while Sri Lanka is a beautiful country set in the Indian Ocean with many things to do & places to visit.

Sri Lanka is home to the best 8 UNESCO World Heritage Sites, 1,330 kilometres of coastline which most of it is ideal for beach holidays, 15 national parks to explore the wildlife, 350 waterfalls, 25,000 water bodies and a vibrant culture which goes back to over 2,500 years.


Day 1 – Airpoty/Habarana (Travel Time Approx.: 4- 4 ½ hours)

Arrival at Bandaranayake International Airport and transfer to the hotel in Habarana and relax at the Hotel. Optional Elephant back ride through the jungle can be arranged based on interest.

Overnight accommodation at Habarana/ Dambulla

Day 02 – HABARANA / SIGIRIYA (Travel Time Approx: 1 hours)

After breakfast at the hotel head towards famous Sigiriya which is part of the Sri Lanka 12 day Itinerary where you could climb the 1200 steps and experience breathtaking views. Sigiriya Rock Fortress is known as the 8th wonder of the world. Return back to the hotel.

Overnight accommodation at Habarana/ Dambulla

Day 03 – HABARANA/ ANURADHAPURA (Travel Time Approx: 1- 1½ hours)

Enjoy the Breakfast at the hotel and head towards the famius historic city of Anuradhapura. Anuradhpura is Sri Lanka’s first capital and is one of the most visited historic sites in Sri Lanka.

Anuradhapura is knon to be founded around 5th Century BC, and Anuradhapura is known to be the oldest city in the Cultural Triangle of Sri Lanka.

Return to the hotel. Overnight accommodation at Habarana/ Dambulla

Day 04 – HABARANA/ KANDY (Travel Time approximately 2 ½ – 3hours)

Enjoy breakfast at the Hotel and head towards the famous city of Kandy which is also the gateway to Hill Country Sri Lanka. While travelling to Kandy, en route visit Dambulla Cave Temple. This is known to be the place that king Valagambahu took refuge in the 01st century B.C which later turned the caves into a rock temple. Dambulla is a famous world heritage site. Arrive at Kandy and check in at the hotel. In the evening visit the Temple of the Tooth which is also known as Dalada Maligawa. After visiting the temple the witness a cultural dance show.

Overnight stay at Kandy

Day 05 – Kandy

Enjoy breakfast at the Hotel in Kandy and head towards Pinnawala Elephant Orohanage to witness feeding held at the Elephant Orphanage in Pinnawala. Visiting Kandy can be identified as one of the best parts of the tailored 12 days Sri Lanka Itinerary. Pinnawela is a world famous Elephant Orphanage and is home for young and baby Elephants who have been displaced or lost from their natural habitat. After visiting the Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage visit to the Royal Botanical Gardens in Peradeniya.

Overnight stay at Kandy

Day 06 – Kandy/Nuwaraeliya(Travel Time Approx: 2-3 hours)

Enjoy breakfast aproceed to the colonial tea country of Sri Lanka, Nuwara Eliya which is also known as “Little England”. (Kandy to Nuwara Eliya: Travel duration approximately 01 1/2 – 02 Hrs.) Nuwara Eliya is set in the heart of tea-country and is situated 6,200 feet above sea level. Forget all work stress and be ready to enjoy breath-taking views of hills and greenery of this beautiful city. Our experienced guide will take you on a sightseeing tour and upon completion check in to the hotel and relax.

Overnight accommodation in a beautiful hotel in Nuwara Eliya

Day 07 – Nuwaraeliya/ Yala (Travel Time Approx: 5 ½ -6 ½ hours)

Yala is Sri Lanka’s most known and famous National Park and is very popular for Elephant, Leopard, Bear, Crocodile and Wild Boar. Yala is the 2nd largest National Park in Sri Lanka with an extent if 97,800 hectares.

Overnight stay at Yala/ Tissamaharama

Day 08 – Yala

Enjoy Breakfast at the hotel Hotel in Yala. There is the option to enjoy either morning or evening safari of Yala national park.

Overnight stay at Yala/ Tissamaharama

Day 09 – Yala/ Bentota or Beruwela (Travel time approx: 5 ½ -6 HRS)

Enjoy your Breakfast at the hotel. Sri Lanka Holiday will never be complete without experiencing a beach holiday. Leave the hotel and proceed to the beach resort. Enjoy a trip to Galle via beautiful and famous coastal towns such as Hambantota, Tangalle, Dickwella Mirissa & Matara Make sure to stop at little sea side resorts like Weligama where you will get the opportunity to observe the stilt fishermen of Sri Lanka.

Overnight at Bentota/ Beruwela

Day 10 – Bentota / Airport

Spend the rest of the day at leisure relaxing by the pool or on the beach After the wonderful 10 days tour, transfer to the airport in time to check in for your departure flight.