Colombo-Kandy - One Day Visit

Food, Wine & Nightlife in Kandy

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Tour description provided by Viator

The guide personally take you from beginning to the end of the tour with the best caring. We do guarantee the quality of our service from the 30 years of experience. The itinerary is flexible to amend for your convenience. It takes about 3 hours to drive from Colombo to Kandy (One way), hence we provide sufficiently spacious and comfortable car / mini van with fully air-condition (smoking free). And baby seats are available on your request. Early departure from Colombo make the tour more convenient to cover all attractions. Car can be stopped for you to experience many local thing along the way for such as King Coconut drinking, Cashew Village, Pineapple village, view points for photo capturing, local fruit stalls etc.
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage, Pinnawala, Sabaragamuwa ProvinceThe orphanage shelter hundreds of elephants, one of the largest in Asia in this kind. Elephant bathing in the river, groom by caretaker, soap with river mud, water fight are impressing to watch while having a cup of tea on top of the riverDuration: 1 hour 30 minutesStop At: Royal Botanical Gardens, Peradeniya, Kandy District, Central ProvinceThe garden was designed by old British empires in the colony era. Hosts thousands of flora species. Walk through roads shade by tall palms and fenced by diversified plants and green lawns give you a relaxing atmosphereDuration: 1 hourStop At: Temple of the Sacred Tooth RelicThe old palace of Sri Lanka's last kingdom, Kandy. The blessed city amidst misty mountains, where Buddha's tooth relic is proceeded. The holy festival is happening in July and August where whole city is colored by lights and stunning presentations of "Dalada" procession. The breeze of calm and quietness blends with enchanting of "Pirith" every night echoing around the city. Duration: 1 hourStop At: Kandy Market Hall, Kandy, Kandy District, Central ProvinceThe local market of Kandy city, walking through local fruit and vegetable stalls and sound of vendors may give you the true experience of local life style. And you can find many constructions preserved as world heritage sites long the by roads of Kandy city.Duration: 45 minutesStop At: Geragama Tea FactoryYou can experience the way of making freshly plucked tea leaves and taste finely grounded and blended pure Ceylon tea. It's an art where you need to feel it from your all sensors. Duration: 1 hour

What’s included

  • Bottled water

What’s not included

  • Entry/Admission - Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage
  • Entry/Admission - Royal Botanical Gardens
  • Entry/Admission - Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic