Sri Lanka 2002

It is time to start longhaul travel again with the latest edition to the Burnett family. Duncan, Ruth, Erin and baby Ailsa are off to Sri Lanka, with additional support from 'Grandad' McKibbin. We plan to travel across Sri Lanka by private minibus visiting Colombo, Habarana, Kandy, Nuwara Eliya and Galle.

  • 15 days (17 Jan 2002 - 01 Feb 2002)
  • 19315 km (12002 miles)
  • 2 countries
  • 18 entries (18480 words)
  • 71 photos
  • 3.8 ratings (11 votes)
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Day Journal date: Country Place Title Distance Media Rating
1 Jan 17, 2002 12:19 United Kingdom Belfast » Departure from Belfast 0 km
1 Jan 17, 2002 20:15 United Kingdom Heathrow » Departure from London Heathrow 505 km [*] (1)
2 Jan 18, 2002 14:36 Sri Lanka Colombo » Arrival in Colombo 9249 km [*] (2) 5 (1 votes)
2 Jan 18, 2002 22:06 Sri Lanka Habarana » Arrival in Habarana 9407 km [*] (3) 5 (1 votes)
3 Jan 19, 2002 20:47 Sri Lanka Sigiriya » The Rock Fortress of Sigiriya 9417 km [*] (5)
4 Jan 20, 2002 21:53 Sri Lanka Pinnawela » Pinnawela Elephant Orphanage 9555 km [*] (5) 4.7 (1 votes)
5 Jan 21, 2002 22:52 Sri Lanka Polonnaruwa » The Ancient City of Polonnaruwa 9695 km [*] (7)
6 Jan 22, 2002 22:07 Sri Lanka Kandy » A Short Sojourn in Kandy 9777 km [*] (8)
7 Jan 23, 2002 22:29 Sri Lanka Nuwara Eliya » A visit to the Pedro Tea Estate 9817 km [*] (6) 3.4 (8 votes)
8 Jan 24, 2002 21:02 Sri Lanka Nuwara Eliya » The Tea Factory Hotel, Kandapola. 9817 km [*] (5)
9 Jan 25, 2002 21:48 Sri Lanka Kitulgala » The Bridge on the River Kwai 9857 km [*] (2)
10 Jan 26, 2002 22:39 Sri Lanka Galle » A walk around Galle Fort 9965 km [*] (9)
11 Jan 27, 2002 17:12 Sri Lanka Galle » Church Parade, Galle 9965 km [*] (4)
12 Jan 28, 2002 21:48 Sri Lanka Galle » A day by the sea 9965 km [*] (6)
13 Jan 29, 2002 22:00 Sri Lanka Galle » Lunch at the New Oriental Hotel, Galle 9965 km [*] (6)
14 Jan 30, 2002 21:59 Sri Lanka Galle » Another trip to the New Oriental Hotel 9965 km [*] (2)
15 Jan 31, 2002 22:06 United Kingdom Heathrow » Return to London 18810 km
16 Feb 01, 2002 16:37 United Kingdom Belfast » Return to Belfast 19315 km