The Best 3-Day (Weekend) Tours in Sri Lanka

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Looking for the perfect 3-day getaway to Sri Lanka with a fantastic guided tour? We've carefully analyzed all of the possible weekend tour options to Sri Lanka based on price, comfort, service, guest ratings, cuisine, and activities in order to find the absolute best multi-day organized tour options available. Whether you're seeking a relaxing getaway or an action-packed expedition, these guided tours offer the perfect length to indulge in the best of both worlds. From captivating excursions to tantalizing cuisine, get ready to experience the ultimate 3-day escape to Sri Lanka that will leave you with unforgettable memories and a renewed sense of wanderlust. So, check out our curated list of tours below to get started!


The Top 3:

  • 3 Days, $215.00

  • 3 Days, $550.00

  • 3 Days, $420.00

Which 3-day tour options are available in Sri Lanka?

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Here are the important factors:

  • 8 trip options analyzed
  • $193 average price per day (USD)
  • 4.5 of 5 average rating
  • 10 people or less on average

You'll be surprised at the array of tours lasting 3 days in Sri Lanka, as there is something for everyone. It's no wonder that visitors can't get enough of these tours, boasting an impressive average guest rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars. Picture yourself joining a group of like-minded adventurers, with an average maximum size of 10 people, ensuring a fantastic blend of social and personalized experiences. With our thorough analysis of 8 tours lasting 3 days, we've found the best. So rest assured that Sri Lanka has something to captivate every kind of traveler.

(All tour prices are in US Dollars before taxes, and come from a base price that is reported by TourRadar. Peak season prices can vary significantly, particularly in destinations where seasonal travel fluctuates dramatically.)

So, let's get to it and see...

The 8 Best 3-Day Tours in Sri Lanka
  • On Sale: 20% Off
  • Great Value: the daily price is lower than average for tours lasting 3 days.
by Holiday Lanka Tours



3 Days Start/End in Colombo 4 Destinations 8 People at Most Ages 12 to 90 Guest Rating: 4.0 out of 5 stars

This fantastic journey has a rating of 4 out of 5 stars. Discover a journey that spans 4 destinations, with notable stops in Pinnawala and Kandy. Begin and conclude your remarkable journey in the gorgeous destination of Colombo. Lasting 3 days, the maximum group size is 8 people, and it's good for guests from 12 to 90 years old. Organized by Holiday Lanka Tours, this is a great deal because it's only $57 per day. Don't miss out on this limited-time sale.

  • Sightseeing
  • In-depth Cultural
$215 $172
TourRadar
  • Great Value: the daily price is lower than average for tours lasting 3 days.
  • High Quality: guest ratings are higher than average.
by Stelaran Holidays (Pvt) Ltd



3 Days Start/End in Colombo 3 Destinations 10 People at Most Ages 18 to 60 Guest Rating: 5.0 out of 5 stars

With a stellar 5 out of 5 rating, this extraordinary trip is the perfect choice. You'll start and end your journey in beautiful Colombo. Spanning across 3 days, the trip accommodates 10 individuals, and is suitable for guests from 18 to 60 years old. Offered by Stelaran Holidays (Pvt) Ltd, this remarkable trip is priced at just $183 per day. Don't miss out on this incredible experience.

  • Sightseeing
  • In-depth Cultural
$550
TourRadar
  • Great Value: the daily price is lower than average for tours lasting 3 days.
  • High Quality: guest ratings are higher than average.
by Beyond Escapes



3 Days Start/End in Colombo 6 Destinations 15 People at Most Ages 10 to 65 Guest Rating: 5.0 out of 5 stars

This exceptional trip offering by Beyond Escapes has received a 5 out of 5 rating. On this 3-day voyage you can unwind while also making new memories. With 6 destinations to explore, you'll get the chance to see Pinnawala, Kandy, Dambulla, and Sigiriya, and more. Colombo kicks off your expedition, serving as both the starting and finishing point. With a group size of 15 people, it's suitable for guests from 10 to 65 years old. You'll love the emphasis on local culture and family-friendly activities, too. This remarkable trip is priced at an unbeatable $140 per day.

  • In-depth Cultural
  • Family
$420
TourRadar
  • Great Value: the daily price is lower than average for tours lasting 3 days.
  • High Quality: guest ratings are higher than average.
by Stelaran Holidays (Pvt) Ltd



3 Days Start/End in Colombo 5 Destinations 6 People at Most Ages 1 to 90 Guest Rating: 5.0 out of 5 stars

Check out this voyage that has received rave reviews, earning a stellar 5 out of 5 rating. Along the way, this journey encompasses 5 destinations, including Nuwara Eliya, Horton Plains National Park, and Kandy. You'll start and end this amazing trip in Colombo. With an emphasis on local culture and family-friendly activities, you know you'll have an amazing adventure. Spanning across 3 unforgettable days, this voyage offers an intimate group experience with 6 participants, and it's great for guests from 1 to 90 years old. Brought to you by the renowned Stelaran Holidays (Pvt) Ltd, this exceptional opportunity is priced at an incredible $150 per day - an unbeatable value.

  • In-depth Cultural
  • Family
$450
TourRadar
  • Great Value: the daily price is lower than average for tours lasting 3 days.
  • High Quality: guest ratings are higher than average.
by Stelaran Holidays (Pvt) Ltd



3 Days Start/End in Colombo 5 Destinations 6 People at Most Ages 5 to 90 Guest Rating: 5.0 out of 5 stars

This 3-day voyage is ideal for guests from 5 to 90 years old. And priced at only $167 per day, it's a great value, too. This itinerary covers 5 captivating destinations, with stops in Pinnawala, Kandy, and Peradeniya, among others. Colombo will be both the start and end of your journey. It's offered by Stelaran Holidays (Pvt) Ltd, a very popular company with rave reviews and knowledgeable guides.

  • Family
$500
TourRadar
by Vishwa Tour



3 Days Start/End in Negombo 2 Destinations 6 People at Most Ages 15 to 99 Guest Rating: 4.0 out of 5 stars

Priced at just $367 per day, this terrific 3-day journey is ideal for guests from 15 and up. Your adventure starts and ends in Negombo. Organized by the reputable Vishwa Tour, this is one of the best tours on this list.

  • Health, Spa & Wellness
$1,100
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by Beyond Escapes



3 Days Start/End in Colombo 3 Destinations 10 People at Most Ages 10 to 60 Guest Rating: 4.0 out of 5 stars

Check out this incredible voyage that has received a 4 out of 5 rating from previous guests. This extraordinary adventure also revolves around family-friendly activities and safaris. With a duration of 3 days, this journey ensures an intimate group size of 10 people, and is good for guests from 10 to 60 years old. Colombo will be the beginning and end of your trip. This fantastic option, organized by Beyond Escapes, presents an unbeatable value at just $267 per day.

  • Family
  • Safari
$800
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by Beyond Escapes



3 Days Start/End in Colombo 3 Destinations 15 People at Most Ages 10 to 60 Guest Rating: 4.0 out of 5 stars

Spanning over 3 days, this trip has a maximum size of 15 individuals. Welcoming guests from 10 to 60 years old, it is organized by Beyond Escapes, a very popular company with plenty of great reviews. Begin and conclude your remarkable journey in the gorgeous destination of Colombo. This terrific trip also highights wildlife, family-friendly activities, and safaris. Available at an unbeatable price of only $217 per day, this option also has a rating of 4 out of 5 stars from previous guests.

  • Wildlife
  • Family
  • Safari
$650
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Also, if you're departing from a specific destination, see The Best 3-Day Tours from Colombo, The Best 3-Day Tours from Negombo, The Best One-Week (7-Day) Tours from Colombo, The Best One-Week (7-Day) Tours from Negombo, The Best 10-Day Tours from Colombo, The Best 10-Day Tours from Negombo, The Best 2-Week Tours from Colombo, or The Best 2-Week Tours from Negombo for more package tour options.

How much do 3-day tours to Sri Lanka cost?

Average Daily Price 3-Day Tours
$193

Visitors will find a large range of terrific options for tours lasting 3 days when planning a visit to Sri Lanka. The price of these specific trips can vary according to length, destinations, and travel style. The average price of tours lasting 3 days in Sri Lanka based on data from 8 options is an affordable $193 per day. If you're interested in more information about tours here, see our guide to tour prices in Sri Lanka.

And for more information on Sri Lanka, see Sri Lanka Travel Costs and Sri Lanka Hotel Costs.


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