Australia Tour Of Sri Lanka

Blue Lanka Tours recommends cricket fans to visit Sri Lanka during this tour so they can get the best of both worlds. We will schedule your itinerary according to the match schedule and arrange your accommodation at locations where the matches will be taking place. On match days, you will only be going to the stadium to enjoy the game of cricket. On days where no matches are scheduled, excursions can be arranged to preferred destinations such as Sigiriya, Kandy, Nuwara Eliya, Bentota, Negombo, Mirissa, and so on. With this Sri Lanka cricket tour itinerary, we hope to make your holiday in Sri Lanka an unforgettable one.





A brief background on the cricket history of Sri Lanka vs Australia



The two teams have been playing professional cricket since 1983, beginning with a Test Match which Australia won in Sri Lanka. Since then, Australia visited Sri Lanka in 1992, 1999, 2004, 2011, and 2016 for a series of Test Matches. Similarly, Sri Lanka toured Australia in 1995, 2004, 2007, 2013, and 2019. The Warne-Muralitharan Trophy was introduced in 2007, named after the legendary bowlers of both teams: Shane Warne from the Australian team and Muttiah Muralitharan from the Sri Lankan team.

Out of 31 head-to-head test matches, 8 have been drawn, 19 were won by Australia and 4 were won by Sri Lanka. Sri Lanka and Australia have played a total of 97 ODIs in the past, of which 61 have been won by Australia and 32 by Sri Lanka. From a total of 23 head-to-head T20s, Sri Lanka has won 9, while Australia remains the stronger team with 14 wins.

After six years, Australia will be touring Sri Lanka in June 2022 for a series of T20s, ODIs, and Test Matches, which is going to be an exciting experience for fans of both teams. So, book your tickets in advance and plan your tour of Sri Lanka with the Australian cricket team!

At a glance

Trip length

14 days

When to go

27th June to 10th July

Transfers

Airport – Hotel – Tour attractions & Cricket Tournaments – Airport

Picture your self

Cheer away at the Cricket Tournament

Ride in a Bullock Cart and Catamaran

Take the iconic train journey from Ella to Kandy

Watching the sunset from Galle Dutch Fort

Not to miss in this tour

sunsetSunset from Galle Dutch Fort & Views of the Stadium

village tourVillage Tour in Sri Lanka

foodSeafood in Negombo and Galle

trailsUNESCO World Heritage Sites

Day 1 BIA To Colombo

Airport Pickup & Transfer to Colombo
Rest & Relaxation
Overnight Stay in Colombo

Exploring Galle Fort in a Day Trip
Day 2 Colombo to Galle

Explore Colombo City Tour
Transfer to Galle
En route visit Kosgoda Sea Turtle Conservation Project
Explore Galle Dutch Fort UNESCO World Heritage Site
Overnight stay in Galle

International Cricket Grounds in Sri Lanka
Day 3 Galle

First Day of Sri Lanka vs Australia 01st Test Match in Galle International Stadium
Overnight stay in Galle

Cricket in Sri Lanka
Day 4  Galle

Second Day of Sri Lanka vs Australia 01st Test Match in Galle International Stadium
Overnight Stay in Galle

Cricket Fans in Sri Lanka
Day 5 Galle

Third Day of Sri Lanka vs Australia 01st Test Match in Galle International Stadium
Overnight Stay in Galle

Cricket Team in Sri Lanka
Day 6 Galle

Fourth Day of Sri Lanka vs Australia 01st Test Match in Galle International Stadium
Overnight Stay in Galle

Sri Lanka Cricket Team Players
Day 7 Galle

Fifth Day of Sri Lanka vs Australia 01st Test Match in Galle International Stadium
Overnight Stay in Galle

Jeep Safari Sri Lanka
Day 8 Galle To Yala

Transfer to Yala
Optional – Stilt Fishermen (Photo Purpose Only)
Afternoon Jeep Safari in Yala National Park
Overnight Stay in Yala

Ravana Falls
Day 9 Yala to Ella

Morning Jeep Safari in Yala National Park
Transfer to Ella
En route sightseeing Ravana Water Falls
Visit Nine Arches Bridge
Overnight Stay in Ella

Train Tours Sri Lanka
Day 10 Ella to Kandy

Morning hike in Little Adams Peak
Scenic Train Journey from Ella to Kandy
Overnight Stay in Kandy

Tooth Relic of Buddha in Kandy
Day 11 Kandy to Sigiriya

Blessings at Kandy Temple of Tooth UNESCO World Heritage Site
Kandy City Tour
Transfer to Sigiriya
En route explore Dambulla Caves Temple UNESCO World Heritage Site
Overnight Stay in Sigiriya

Sigiriya Rock Fortress Sri Lanka
Day 12 Sigiriya

Morning explore Sigiriya Lions Rock UNESCO World Heritage Site
Experience Hiriwadunna Village Tour by Bullock Cart & Catamaran
Afternoon Jeep Safari in Minneriya National Park
Overnight Stay in Sigiriya

Day 13 Sigiriya to Negombo

Transfer to Negombo
En route visit Ridee Viharaya
Visit Millennium Elephant Foundation
Evening Boat Safari in Muthurajawela Marsh
Overnight stay in Negombo

Sri Lankan Airline
Day 14 Negombo to BIA

Airport Transfer

Trail on the ground

Real people, real views

How they experienced it

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Insightful Tips

  • Sunset from Galle Dutch Fort & Views of the Stadium
  • Village Tour in Sri Lanka
  • Seafood in Negombo and Galle
  • UNESCO World Heritage Sites

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