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"Private Tour of Pinnawala
"Private Tour of Pinnawala Kandy and Peradeniya ""You will be picked up form Colombo city or the Colombo International Airport (CMB) or your hotel in Negombo Kochchikada or Waikkal and then proceed to Kandy. En route visit Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage where elephants are well taken care of and being bathed and bottle fed. Later go to a Kandy; Kandy is the cultural symbol of Sri Lanka and you will visi Kandy Lake and Kandy market for handy-craft shopping. When it's lunch time feel free to ask your driver for some recommendations for local restaurants. After lunch visit the Gem Museums and see a cultural show that includes an exciting live fire walking performance. Also stop by the Peradeniya Royal Botanical Gardens that is re including of orchids
From $120.00
 
Private Tour: Kandy Day Tour from Colombo
"You will be picked up at your hotel in Colombo at 5:30 am and then start heading to Pinnawala (approx. 2 hours / 110km).En route stop by one of the largest elephant orphanages in Sri Lanka where they rear elephants that were lost to their herds by human-elephant conflict and fell into pits. Most of them are baby elephants. The elephants are fed at the orphanage and bathed in the nearby Maha Oya river twice a day. After spend some time with proceed to Peradeniya (approx. 30 min / 40km).Upon arrival in Peradeniya visit the Royal Botanical Garden. The garden is well known for its large collection and variety of plants that are ornamental decorative useful and medicinal. More than 4000 species include indigenous and introduced plants. This garden is best known for its collection of Orchids the largest in Asia. Thereafter enjoy a lunch at your own cost at the park and then head over to Kandy City for some shopping (20min / 6km). As one of the best cities to explore
From $88.00
 
Full-Day Private Rail Tour from Colombo to Kandy
"6:00am: Pick up from your hotel in Colombo or Mount Lavinia by tuk tuk and transfer to Colombo Railway station for a 3-hour scenic train ride to Kandy. On arrival in Kandy Railway station at 9:50am you will meet your driver who will take you on a guided tour by tuk tuk in the city of Kandy. The hill capital is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. It was the last stronghold of the Sinhalese kings during the Portuguese Dutch and British rule and finally ceded to the British in 1815 after an agreement. During this tour you will be able to visit Peradeniya Botanical garden Kandy Temple Market square
From $50.00

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Temple of the tooth

The next day early morning found us at the entrance to the Sri Dalada Maligawa (The Sacred Temple of Tooth Relic). The temple complex is huge and the setting serene. It is situated 1630 m (5,350 ft)...
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Rock Cave Temple In Dambulla

As we know Sri Lanka is one of a greatest place to visit in the world mainly because of the bio diversity. You simply find the difference traveling in 3 or 4 hours into the countryside. I am a Sri...
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Peradeniya Botanic Gardens

At the entrance of the garden we experienced a drizzle which made the garden look even more pleasant. The Royal Botanic Garden’s well-tended landscape is separated into variety of themes. It is a...
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Kandy Lake

Kiri Muhuda has a great history behind it but there is nothing special about it to visit. It is just like every other lake. To make the visit interesting we took a ride on the boat. The boat ride was...
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Pinawella Elephant Orphanage

this is another popular event to get to Pinnawalla in time for to see elephant babies (not particularly small and still in need of having milk 3 times a day) - very popular of course with school...
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Esala Perahara

The Esala Perahera in Kandy is far and away the biggest and most important of all Sri Lankan perahera festivals. Held in the lunar month of Esala it celebrates the month in which Buddha was conceived...
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