Our ultimate 2-week Sri Lanka itinerary is made for luxury lovers! Beautiful places to visit? Top things to do? How to travel in style? See here!
Planning to visit Sri Lanka?
Good decision! Sri Lanka is a fascinating country.
You’ll find beautiful beaches and cool mountains for hiking and tea touring. There are 8 epic UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Sri Lanka too.
Sri Lanka trip planning
Itinerary: See this 2-week Sri Lanka itinerary and luxury Sri Lanka guide
Must-do train ride: Take the scenic train from Kandy to Ella – it’s one of the world’s best train journeys!
Hotels: Check out these insanely gorgeous hotels in Sri Lanka
Kandy: Don’t miss these incredible places to visit in Kandy
Quick Sri Lanka information
About: Tear-shaped island in Southeast Asia, covering 25,333 sq. miles (65,612 sq. km)
Population: About 22 million (in 2023)
Languages: Sinhala, Tamil and English
Currency: Sri Lanka rupee (LKR)
Capital city: Colombo
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Sri Lanka’s Kandy to Ella train ride is insanely scenic! Heads-out-the-train experience in 1st class? Yup! Plus clean loos.
Planning a luxury trip to Sri Lanka? We stayed at some of the island’s best hotels. See our reviews of 15 gorgeous places in Galle, Kandy and elsewhere.
Jump in a tuk-tuk (if you dare!) for a tour of the best places to visit in Kandy, Sri Lanka, including the Temple of the Tooth, Botanical Gardens and giant Buddha.
Got a crush for ancient temples and cities? Crave exploring tea plantations and wildlife reserves? Then you’ll love these 8 UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Sri Lanka.