Kandy Day Tour

1 Day

Kandy Tour – Travel around the Royal city of Kandy City tour from Pinnawala, Mawanella, and Kegalle in a luxurious car with a driver for just $19 with Tulip Holidays Travels Sri Lanka.

The Sacred Temple of the Tooth in Kandy is the main tourist attraction. Experience an ancient Kandyan legacy engraved around its crown jewel, a historic temple that houses the Sacred Tooth Relic of Lord Buddha. Go on a city tour of Kandy in the afternoon. Last ruled by King Sri Wickrama Rajasinghe, before it was brought under British rule in 1815, this city was the final royal capital of Sri Lankan kings. A UNESCO World Heritage Site, it has a rich culture, history and heritage and attracts travellers from around the world.

Kandy city viewpoint is a place where you can see the whole city from one place. You will decide on the place you take your Lunch. Alternatively, take a stroll amidst the vibrant colour of the fresh fruits and vegetables in the Kandy Market. Fine-tune your evening by stepping to the beat of traditional music and drumming amplified by a cultural show that enhances the rich and vibrant culture of the Wonder of Asia, Sri Lanka.

The Royal Botanical Gardens in Peradeniya, is a flourishing national asset is 45 mins away from The Ayurvedic Garden. First developed as a pleasure garden under royalty and later improved upon by the British, the gardens are located just four miles from Kandy and feature the most welcoming facilities as well. Walk into this 147-acre haven for an experience of bliss, passing well-tended lawns, pavilions and an octagon conservatory. Be greeted by the vast expanse of magnificently landscaped, lush green turf which will encourage you to take an exhilarating break. Towards the north of the entrance is a cafeteria that one might come across, before heading to some of the highlights here; this includes the Orchid House and the giant Javan fig tree, each with its sense of grace and beauty.

The Sri Lankan Gem and Jewellery Museum is also situated in Kandy.

You can visit a Leather Shop with Arts and Crafts where you can do souvenir shopping, visit a Batik or a Silk clothing store. The batik craft in Sri Lanka is inspired mostly by Indonesian-style batik and can be found in all sorts of garments and textiles. From classic designs to more contemporary fashions, batik is an important part of Sri Lankan fashion and textile manufacture. Batik can be found in classic sarees and Western-style clothing.

You can customize the tours according to your preference. Destination experts of Tulip Holidays Sri Lanka are happy to help you plan your trip to Sri Lanka – just fill in the Tailor-Made tour form and we will get back to you at the earliest possible.

Itinerary

Day 1 :

Pick up from your hotel in and around Pinnawala. Visit The Ceylon Tea Factory and Plantation (40 min drive) where you will learn about Ceylon Tea Plantation and Manufacturing process (FREE). En route, you can stop in a famous place called "Pahala Kadugannawa". Your next stop is The Sri Lankan Gem Museum (FREE) which is 1 hour away from the Resort. Thereafter visit the Royal Botanical Gardens in Peradeniya, a flourishing national asset which is 20 mins away from Gem Museum. First developed as a pleasure garden under royalty and later improved upon by the British, the gardens are located just four miles from Kandy and feature the most welcoming facilities as well. Walk into this 147-acre haven for an experience of bliss, passing well-tended lawns, pavilions and an octagon conservatory. Be greeted by the vast expanse of magnificently landscaped, lush green turf which will encourage you to take an exhilarating break. Towards the north of the entrance is a cafeteria that one might come across, before heading to some of the highlights here; this includes the Orchid House and the giant Javan fig tree, each with its sense of grace and beauty. Next, Visit The Sacred Temple of the Tooth in Kandy (30 min drive). Experience an ancient Kandyan legacy engraved around its crown jewel, a historic temple that houses the Sacred Tooth Relic of Lord Buddha. Go on a city tour of Kandy in the afternoon. Last ruled by King Sri Wickrama Rajasinghe, before it was brought under British rule in 1815, this city was the final royal capital of Sri Lankan kings. A UNESCO World Heritage Site, it has a rich culture, history and heritage and attracts travellers from around the world. Kandy city viewpoint is a place where you can see the whole city from one place. You will decide on the place you take your Lunch. Alternatively, take a stroll amidst the vibrant colour of the fresh fruits and vegetables in the Kandy Market. Fine-tune your evening by stepping to the beat of traditional music and drumming amplified by a cultural show that enhances the rich and vibrant culture of the Wonder of Asia, Sri Lanka. Head back to the Hotel, on the way you can visit a Shop with Arts and Crafts/ Ayurveda where you can do souvenir shopping as well.

Price Includes

  • Hotel Pick up and Drop
  • Luxurious air-conditioned car with the driver
  • Vehicle Insurance is provided
  • Package Rates include all Government Taxes
  • Highway Tolls

Price Excludes

  • International Airfare
  • Entrance fees, Jeep hire costs, Camera permits, Trekker chargers and other services not mentioned above
  • Meals & Beverages
  • Expenses of a personal nature and Tips
  • Personal Travel and Medical Insurance
  • Departure Airport Tax

Overview

  • Please note that local conditions prevalent at the time of travel may result in modifications to tour contents without prior notice.
  • No refund for unused Services.
  • Prices are on sharing basis. A supplement will be applicable for Single requests.
  • Children up to 12 years of age are on Complimentary basis.
  • Full refund at any point is possible when the travel dates are not fixed.
  • If the travel dates are fixed, full refund can be made if notified 21 days prior to travel date.
  • Cancellation charges will be applicable for any cancellation made less than 20 days prior travel date

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Kandy Day Tour
From $19
/ Adult
From $9
/ Child (Sharing Room)
From $0
/ Infant

Trip Facts

  • Luxurious air-conditioned car
  • 2
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