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Sri Lanka can be a perfect destination for all those couples who love nature, serenity, peace, culture, historical stories and mythologies. Sri Lanka has all of the above-stated things in abundance which is surely going to fascinate you and make your honeymoon worth remembering. Sri Lanka besides its rich and cultural heritage is also famous for its spa and rejuvenating wellness packages which is a must to take on your honeymoon to pacify your soul and mind after those hectic wedding rituals. The bazaars in Sri Lanka are quirky exhibiting the real culture and traditions of the country in everything it sells.6 days Sri Lanka honeymoon itinerary can be customized as per your liking and requirements.
Sigiriya: Arrival in Colombo
Once you arrive at the Bandaranaike International Airport in Colombo our representative will receive you, and will also help you with your transfers to the hotel in Sigiriya. En route, you will get to visit Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage and witness innocent baby elephants being fed by caretakers. You can also visit Dambulla Cave Temple that has 80 ancient caves. On the way, you will get to enjoy the experience of climbing 1,200 steps that lead to the top of Sigiriya Rock Fortress. Also visit Water Garden, Frescoes, Mirror Wall, and Lions Paw at Sigiriya.
Once you reach Sigiriya, check into the hotel and then stay for the night.
Tip: Make sure you wear clothing that covers your legs and shoulders while visiting temples in Sri Lanka. Carry a sarong or a scarf for the same if needed
Distance from Colombo to Sigiriya: approx 180 km
Travel Time: approx. 4 hours
Kandy: Off to the heritage city
After a hearty breakfast, get transferred to the beautiful city of Kandy. Enjoy the scenic views en route and once you reach, check into the hotel. Rest for a while and then set out and explore the beautiful Tooth Relic Temple, where the sacred relic of the Buddha’s tooth is.
Take your beloved’s hand and head over to the Ceylon Tea Museum and let the wonderful aroma embrace both of you. Next, head over to Kandy Lake and just sit back and relax. You can also buy some knickknacks for each other at Market Square. After a fun day, head back to the hotel and stay the night.
Optional: If you have time, request for a short trip to Kitulgala and indulge in a bit of whitewater rafting. (charges extra)
Distance from Sigiriya to Kandy: approx 90 km
Travel Time: approx 2.5 hours
Nuwara Eliya: Sightseeing tour
Start the day with a delicious breakfast with your loved one and then check out from the hotel. Set out to explore the English ambiance of the rose-tinted Nuwara Eliya town on your honeymoon trip in Sri Lanka.
Enjoy a fun scenic ride with your beloved through the estates and then head over to Peradeniya Botanical Garden. Stop at the Ramboda Waterfalls and click pictures of you and your better half under these majestic falls.
Once you have spent a fun day with each other, check into the hotel and stay for the night.
Distance from Kandy to Nuwara Eliya: approx 76 km
Travel Time: approx 2.5 hours
Bentota: Beach walks & much more
Start the day with a hearty breakfast and then check out from the hotel. You and your loved one will then be transferred to Bentota. Enjoy the scenic views en route as you journey through to Bentota on this honeymoon trip to Sri Lanka.
Once you reach Bentota, check into the resort and then head over to the beach. Take romantic walks on the beach and go fishing. You can also take part in interacting with the cute turtles at the Turtle Hatchery project. Once you have spent your time at the beach, head back to the hotel and rest.
Distance from Nuwara Eliya to Bentota:approx 210 km
Travel time:approx 5 hours
Colombo: Welcome to the capital city
Start your day with a delicious breakfast and then check out from the hotel. Whisper sweet nothings in your beloved’s ears en route to the garden city of the east, Colombo.
When you reach, check into the hotel and then head over for a sightseeing tour of this beautiful city on your honeymoon in Sri Lanka. Visit the Galle Face Green and just rest on the vast lawns. Then see the beauty of the Dutch architecture at the Old City Hall and the Dutch Period Museum. Head back with your partner to the hotel and end the night with a romantic candlelight dinner and some peaceful rest.
Distance from Bentota to Colombo: approx 87 km
Travel time: approx 1 hour
Colombo: Time to depart
Cab Airport Transfer
Your 6 day Sri Lanka itinerary comes to an end but the memories will last forever.
Enjoy a grand breakfast on the last day of your Sri Lanka honeymoon tour and then head over to the Colombo International Airport. You and your partner will have amazing memories of your time spent here.
- Accommodation as mentioned above
- Airport Transfers
- All Transfers in Private Vehicle
- Accommodation on twin sharing basis
- Local Sightseeing as per programme
- English speaking chauffeur
- Local Sim Card
- 5%Discount voucher to shop at ODEL dress boutique
- Lunch and Dinner
- Entry tickets, if any
- Personal and incidental expenses
- Anything not mentioned in inclusions
Boating and beach activities in Bentota, checking out historical structures in Colombo, temples and wildlife parks are some great experiences every tourist should collect while holidaying in Sri Lanka with family.
The best time to visit Nuwara Eliya is from February to April. However, rest of the year experiences average climate where the temperatures shoot as high as 31 degrees Celsius.
Newlyweds should take time to enjoy attractions like the Temple Kande Viharaya, a safari trip on River Bentota, and Brief Gardens during their honeymoon in Sri Lanka.
ou can try dishes like Paruppu (dhal curry), Fish ambul thiyal (sour fish curry), Polos (green jackfruit curry), Pol Sambol (coconut relish) ,Lamprais (meat, rice and sambal chili sauce, wrapped into a banana leaf packet and steamed), and wood apple.
The best time to visit Sri Lanka is between January and March. It is a fantastic time to travel across the whole country,as Sri Lanka is generally basking in sunshine and relatively dry all over throughout these months.
The climate is tropical and warm, due to the moderating effects of ocean winds. Mean temperatures range from 17 °C in the central highlands, where frost may occur for several days in the winter, to a maximum of 33 °C in other low-altitude areas.
Yes. Opting for a Sri Lanka sightseeing tour is safe. However, it’s always recommended to be a little cautious when you visit a new place.