Private Kandy Day Tour With Pinnawala From Colombo

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Tour Information

Key Details

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  • Hotel pickup Available
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  • Duration: 14 Hrs
  • Departure Time :
    6.00 Am
  • Departure Details :
    From Colombo Hotel
  • Return Details :
    To Colombo Hotel
  • Cancellation Policy :
    Cancel up to 2 days in advance for a full refund

Overview

The Journey of tour will be Experience of Sri Lankas Old hill capital of Kandy on a privately full-day trip from Colombo.

Know More about this tour

You will be starting your tour at 6:00 am from your hotel in Colombo. If you bring a packed breakfast you will be able to eat along the way.
What Are the Places You Can Expect on this Tour?
1.Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage
Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage is an orphanage, nursery and captive breeding ground for wild Asian elephants located at Pinnawalavillage, 13 km (8.1 mi) northeast of Kegalle town in Sabaragamuwa Province of Sri Lanka. Pinnawala has the largest herd of captive elephants in the world. In 2011, there were 88 elephants, including 39 males and 49 females from 3 generations, living in Colombo.

2. Geramgama Tea Plantation & Tea Factory
The Geragama Tea Estate is not too far from the center of Kandy, which was already on our route. While it isnt in the heart of picturesque tea country, its an ideal place to visit if you also arent able to spend time in in the mountains. Once you arrive at the estate, go up the stairs on the left side of the building into the tasting room. The room is decorated nicely with dark polished wood, glass tables, and a windows that open out onto the tea field. Once youve checked in with the front desk, youll be able to take a tour of the processing facility for free. The tour guides work on tips though so make sure to tip them well! Youll see the sorting tools, the grinding tools, drying tools, and the packaging machines in addition to learning how tea goes from shiny green leaves to the bits in your tea bag. (Entrance Free)

3.Highlights Of Technical tours
you will be going on technical tours to see the crafts of some of the traditional artisans of Kandy; such as the gem crafters, wood carvers and batik makers. You will get to see the process of how the they do their work, and will be able to purchase some great souvenirs (Entrance Free) if you wish too.
You will finish these tours by and break for lunch at a local restaurant. After an enjoyable meal at your own cost
4.Highlights Of UNESCO- Listed Temple of Tooth
To the Buddhist of Sri Lanka and the World, Kandy is one of the most sacred sites as it is the home of the Dalada Maligawa - Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic of Lord Buddha. Close by are the remains of the Royal Palace (Maha Wasala), Palle Wasala- where the Queens stayed-now used for the National Museum, Meda Wasala where other close relatives lived.

Inclusions

  • Entrance fees( Pinnawala,Temple of tooth)
  • Bottled water
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Nature Refreshment King Coconut.
  • Complimentary WiFi Excess During the Travel (Subjected To Availability)

Exclusions

  • Entrance fees (Botanical Garden, Tea Factory)
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities (optional)
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Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Comfortable walking shoes recommended for this tour.

All visitors to Buddhist and Hindu temples are expected to remove footwear and hats. Also shoulders and knees should be covered

Not recommended for participants with heart complaints or other serious medical conditions

A moderate amount of walking is involved

The duration of transfers are approximate, the exact duration will depend on the time of day and traffic conditions

A current valid passport is required on the day of travel

Subject to favorable weather conditions. If canceled due to poor weather, you will be given the option of an alternative date