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Private Day Tour: Anuradhapura and Mihintale from Dambulla
"Enjoy breakfast at your Dambulla accommodation before your 8am pickup. Head out with your guide and begin your 1.5-hour drive to Anuradhapura for a 9:30am arrival. Your guide will give you a tour of the city including ancient monuments such as Sri Maha B take a 1-hour break at 2:30pm for lunch at a local restaurant (at your own expense). After lunch make a 30-minute drive to Mihintale one of the most significant sites in the cultural triangle. Mihintale is a mountain peak near Anuradhapura in Sri Lanka. It is believed by Sri Lankans to be the site of a meeting between the Buddhist monk Mahinda and King Devanampiyatissa which inaugurat your guide will take the lead and give you historical background about this background. Finally at approximately 5:30pm you will be transferred back to your Dambulla hotel."""
From $95.00
 
Private Tour: Hurulu Eco Park Safari
"Meet your guide at the park entrance gate and start your safari at 5:30 am if you select the morning safari or 2:30 pm if you select the evening safari. Hurulu Forest Reserve has been a Biosphere reserve since 1977. The average temperature sway including some which are endangered; such as the Sri Lankan elephant Indian Star Tortoise Sri Lankan Jungle fowl and the Rusty-Spotted Cat. Though you probably won’t see all of these endangered wildlife it’s quite possible that you may catch sight of at least some of them. The Sri Lankan elephants are a very high possibility with their migratory habits. Elephants that have been translocated to over 100 km away return to the Hurulu Reserve that they consider home periodically. If you are on the evening safari you have an even higher chance catching sight of the famed giants of Sri Lanka. They can be seen feeding or even taking a bath. Your safari tour guide will explain the sights and help you find as many
From $40.00
 
Private Day Trip to Sigiriya and Minneriya from Kandy
"You will be picked up from your hotel at 7am. The travel time is around 2 hours to reach Sigiriya. You will reach Sigiriya at 9am. You will climb up the rock through the magnificent entrance flanked by two lion paws which once formed the base of the lion that the entire rock was carved as. Now only the paws remain of this marvel of architecture that may have rivaled the Sphinx of Egypt in its heyday. From here onward you will enter the domain of the ancient k who ruled in the 5th century CE. You will get to see many wonders advanced beyond their time; multi tiered gardens unfading frescoes a mirror wall and many more. After viewing these sights you will climb back down with the aid of your guide to leave for your next destination at 11am. You will arrive at Hiriwaduna Village after a 20-minute drive. Many fun activities await you he where you will then go on a catamaran tour for 15 minutes. Your catamaran will drop you off at a bank that borders a field. Then your guide will take you on a relaxing 10-minute walk through the fields. The end of the walk will find you back at the villa
From $164.00

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Why Not

The creatively-named Why Not restaurant offers a lunch buffet for Rs 95, or Rs 90 for take-away. This includes rice and various curries, which are fairly tasty but also on the spicy side. The seating...
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Walker's Inn

This guesthouse has a very nice set vegetarian dinner for Rs 300. It comes with rice, three or four curries according to the menu though we were served five, plus salad and dessert. We weren't very...
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Fresh Juice Stalls

The first juice stall on the way towards the Samadhi Buddha has very good juice. They call it orange juice, but it's made from green, unripe oranges and tastes more like lemonade. Be sure to ask for...
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Family Baker - Alankumala Farm Shop

The receipt says Family Baker Main Street Anuradhapura although it does say Alankumala somewhere on the building. There's a supermarket next door.Lunch was good, less than Rs 200 for all of us with...
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