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Sri Lanka Itinerary and BSL questions

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Hello,

We are traveling to Sri Lanka for our honeymoon this December and I am trying to nail down the itinerary. Below is where I am at, if I were to shave a night off the beaches at the end where should I add it? Also which beaches would you cut back? Or should I move a beach night to Galle?

I am emailing with BSL and have found some of their hotel rates significantly higher than what I can find online. Should I book myself? Is there any reason theirs might be higher? I do see some of theirs have half board while online it is breakfast only but the price differential was large in a few cases. Our hotels are mostly in the $150 - $250 range.

If there are any recommendations for snorkeling locations in December aside from Unawantuna please advise. Any recommendations for places to camp in Yala? I look forward to your input.

Itinerary
Dec. 6th - Arrive airport 2:40am meet driver depart Airport to Dambulla
- 2 nights Dambulla (Dec. 6th and 7th)
o Dec. 6th relax and then visit cave temples in the afternoon
o Dec. 7th up early and do Sigiriya
o Dec. 8th visit Polonnaruwa
Dec. 8th – After Polonnaruwa drive to Kandy
- 2 nights
- Dec. 8th arrive in evening
- Dec. 9th visit TOT then return to Kandy hotel
Dec. 10th - Take the train (2-3 hours) to Nuwara Eliya
- 2 nights Dec. 10th and 11th doing tea plantations, hiking, etc
Dec. 12th - Yala
- 2 nights in park camping Dec. 12th and 13th
Dec. 14th - South beaches - Unawatuna?
- 3 nights Dec. 14th, 15th and 16th snorkeling and day trip(s) to Galle
Dec. 18th – head SW to beach closer to airport, Bentota?
- 3 nights 17th, 18th & 19th
Dec. 20th - Airport for flight in the evening

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