Discover beautiful Kandy City, situated in a valley, among rainforests and mountains. Marvel the beautiful Kandy Lake and visit Buddhist sanctuaries!
How the day plan will look? Firstly be picked-up from the Colombo or Negombo hotel and transfer to Kandy. On the way Visit Tea Factory and Tea Plantation. Mathale Spice garden (only for a visit) you can learn of their medicinal healing properties and how to use them in your day to day needs. Used worldwide in many medicines, the healing powers of spices have been respected from the time of the Pharaohs and Chinese Dynasties, while our herbs are used in Ayurvedic concoctions.[readmore] Later Visit Peradeniya Royal Botanical Garden. The groundwork for a botanical garden was formed by Alexandar Moon in 1821 during the British colonial period. He used the garden for coffee and cinnamon plants. The garden includes more than 4000 species of plants, including orchids, spices, medicinal plants, and palm trees.
Enjoy Lunch at a recommended restaurant. Then visit Temple of the Tooth Relic in Kandy where Lord Buddha’s sacred tooth relic calls home. Kandy Temple of Tooth Relic is the most sacred and venerated temple in Sri Lanka and is a must when visiting Sri Lanka. After enjoy the Kandy City Tour. Transfer back to Colombo or Negombo.Lee mas
Comfortable walking shoes are recommended
All visitors to Buddhist and Hindu temples are expected to remove their shoes and hats. Shoulders and knees should also be covered
The duration of the transfers is approximate and will depend on the time of day and traffic conditions
A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
After the invasion of the Portuguese, Konappu Bandara (King Vimaladharmasuriya) intelligently won the battle and became the first king of the kingdom of Kandy. He built the Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic. The monarch ended with the death of the last king, Sri Vikrama Rajasinha in 1832.
Kandy is a large city in central Sri Lanka. It's set on a plateau surrounded by mountains, which are home to tea plantations and biodiverse rainforest. The city's heart is scenic Kandy Lake (Bogambara Lake), which is popular for strolling. Kandy is famed for sacred Buddhist sites, including the Temple of the Tooth (Sri Dalada Maligawa) shrine, celebrated with the grand Esala Perahera annual procession.