Sri Lanka Day Tours

Sri Lanka Day Tours are specially designed for tourists who are planning a single-day trip to a particular destination in Sri Lanka. If you are someone who has the same intent, then you are at the correct place.

We are The Visit Lanka Tours, a leading tour operator in Sri Lanka. We provide mainly Sri Lanka Day Tours, Round Tours, Private tours, and Luxury Tour packages for visitors. We have been active in the business for more than 15 years now, and we understand guest requirements and how to serve them for an unforgettable vacation in Sri Lanka. 

As a beautiful island in the Indian Ocean, Sri Lanka is a paradise with so many beautiful destinations to travel to. We hope you have already picked some of those locations to travel to in Sri Lanka. If not, we can help you choose the best destinations to visit in Sri Lanka

Tourists can visit and explore their selected destinations alone. But if you are coming to Sri Lanka for the first time, that’s not an ideal decision to make. It’s better if you travel to those places with a trusted tour operator like us. We have the best Driver Guides and chauffeur guides to help you. They also care about your interests, preferences, and other requirements. Therefore, if you can choose a private day tour in Sri Lanka, that will bring you an unforgettable and massive experience for your money.

Sri Lanka Day Tour Packages by The Visit Lanka Tours

We have six main single-day trip packages for the guests. Those six are must-visit destinations for anyone in this little paradise. Our Driver Guides and chauffeurs will take you to these destinations and give valuable insights about their significance and the specialty behind them. 

So, here are our Sri Lanka day trips for you:

Sigiriya is another UNESCO world heritage site and located here is the famous fortress of Sigiriya which is one of the most popular places to visit in Sri Lanka

Kandy is a city that prides itself as a UNESCO world heritage site. and is very popular among the locals for the cultural and religious value and scenic beauty.

Nuwara Eliya, also known as “little England” as well as the “city of lights”, is a beautiful town located on a large, green valley amidst many lush green hills. 

Ella is more popularly known as a little village paradise in the central highlands of Sri Lanka.

The most popular and main attraction is White water rafting where you can ride the tides of Kelani River.

The city of Galle is really lovely and peaceful, full of color and texture. Galle is also recognized as a UNESCO world heritage site.

Why should you plan your one-day trip with us?

As one of the leading tour operators in Sri Lanka, we have completed hundreds of tours with foreign travelers. These Sri Lanka Day Tours have been carefully designed to fulfill the requirements of the majority of guests.

Our Driver Guides or Chauffeurs pick you up from Kandy, Colombo, Negombo, or your location and drop you safely wherever you wish. We have special inclusions for every day tour, which you can browse inside each tour listed above. Our Driver Guides explain each place by giving you valuable insights into its history and other significance.

These single-day packages are designed to offer a balance of relaxation, adventure, and exploration for the guests. No matter whether you are a solo traveler, a family member, or a group of friends, our day tours cater to all kinds of travelers.

Testimonials about our day tours in Sri Lanka

We requested Manju to arrange a day tour for us to visit Nuwara eliya and experience the tea estates . He was very help and planned a very day tour for us with many experiences along the way. We visited a Tea Plantation and enjoyed tea plucking , visited some of the historic British buildings in Nuwara eliya etc… the sceneries with the waterfalls was amazing. Manju did a very good job of planning and delivery a wonderful and enjoyable day tour to nuwara eliya


We had a wonderful nuwara eliya day tour with Manju who was our tour guide. He is very friendly and arranged a very good tour for us. He picked us up in the morning from the hotel we were staying and gave us a mini tour of kandy before continuing to nuwara eliya. We visited tea plantations , tea factories and also enjoyed tea plucking with the ladies. We managed to reach Horton plains and explore the plateau before the mist took over the place and had lunch at a restaurant Manju recommended. Manju provided a very good tour for us, we highly recommend him.


Highly recommended tour guide for Sri Lanka!
Manju was a wonderful tour guide for our day trip to Sigiriya and Kandy. We had changed our itinerary a few times but he was very kind and accommodating for our trip. He’s awesome, very easy to get along with and speaks great English. We would recommend him to anyone seeking a tour of Sri Lanka as he can customize your itinerary if you’re looking for something specific 🙂


How to Book Sri Lanka Day Tours of The Visit Lanka Tours?

If you satisfy the above criteria for our day tours in Sri Lanka, then you can easily book your best package by visiting our contact page. You can also discuss more about each tour package with us. Here, we are able to give you all the details about them and how you can book.

FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions) about Sri Lanka Day Tours

What are Sri Lanka Day Tours?

Sri Lanka Day Tours are specially crafted trips where you can get to explore the beautiful places in Sri Lanka in just one day. It's a nice option if you have limited time but still need to see some of the best parts of the island. 

Which places do your day tours cover?

Our day tours take you to some of the best tourist attractions in Sri Lanka. It takes you to the six best places, including Sigiriya, Kandy City, Nuwara Eliya, Galle, Kithulgala, and Ella. If you have any other selected place, then we can arrange it for you. For that, you can go to our tailor-made page and fill out the form with your requirements.

Can everybody join your day tours?

Absolutely! We welcome everyone to join our day tours in Sri Lanka! It doesn't matter if you're a solo traveler, with a group of family members, with a group of friends, or with a team. We can proudly say that day trips have something for all ages and interests.  Let us know if you have any special needs, preferences, or requirements.

Can I change my day trip plan according to my interests?

Definately! We know everyone has different likes, interests, and preferences. You can talk to us without hesitation. We will try our best to adjust your day tour to match what you want to experience in Sri Lanka.

What language do the guides speak?

Normally, our guides mostly speak English, so you can easily understand and communicate with them. If you are looking for special guides who speak other languages, then we can try to arrange that for you.

What is the cost of these day packages?

Our tour package costs mainly include things like transportation, entrance fees to the attractions, and meals. But it doesn't include personal expenses and optional activities you will carry out. Here, we don't mention the cost per tour. But you can discuss the cost with us before booking any of our packages.

What kind of things should I bring on the day tour?

It's better if you can wear comfortable clothes and have sunscreen with you. A hat, sunglasses, and a water bottle are the other main things you should have. It's also better to have a camera with you to capture the beautiful moments in those places. We'll also give you a list of things to bring based on the activities planned for your day tour in Sri Lanka. You should note that sometimes religious places don't allow you to take some items and wear some clothes.

Is your day tour suitable for solo travelers all over the globe?

Yes, for sure! Our day tours are well suited for solo travelers. It's a nice way to meet new people and have fun together while exploring Sri Lanka. So, choosing The Visit Lanka Tours for your solo travel is well worth it and the best value for your money. 

What happens if the weather is bad or unexpected things occur?

As a leading tour agency in Sri Lanka, we especially care about your safety and happiness. If the weather conditions are bad or something unexpected happens, we'll find a good alternative plan for your day trip. We will first discuss your preferences and plan to not waste your valuable time and joy in Sri Lanka.

Can I give you feedback after finishing the day tour?

Yes, we'd love to hear your humble thoughts about your Sri Lanka Day Tour with us. Your feedbacks are very important us to make our tours even better for other tourists in Sri Lanka. You can also give valuble suggestion to us to improve.