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Full Day Kandy Tour

"with Peradeniya Gardens, Pinnawala & Tea Plantation visit"

Brace yourself for a day tour that will take you on a whirlwind adventure through some of Sri Lanka's most enchanting destinations. Get ready to marvel at historical wonders, witness the magnificent harmony between humans and elephants, and immerse yourself in the lush tranquility of botanical gardens. This is not just an ordinary tour, but an opportunity to be inspired by the beauty, culture, and traditions of this captivating country. So, come along with us and let the magic of Sri Lanka sweep you off your feet.

Experience a meticulously planned and unforgettable tour, guided by a licensed tourist guide who will also accompany you as your chauffeur in a comfortable air-conditioned vehicle. Our inclusive package offers the convenience of hotel pickup and drop-off, ensuring a seamless and stress-free journey throughout. With a total duration of 10 hours, our tour itinerary encompasses Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage, Kandy temple, Peradeniya Botanical Gardens, and an enchanting tea plantation. This comprehensive full-day excursion can be tailor-made to accommodate travelers with extended airport layovers of 10 hours or more. Our package covers all necessary expenses including tickets, entrance fees, and taxes, guaranteeing a hassle-free experience.

What Makes This Tour So Special

Licensed Tourist Guide

Entrance Tickets Included

Layover Friendly

Bottle-feed baby elephants

Itinerary Customisation

Visit a tea plantation

Tour Itinerary (10 hours)

In this 10 hour tour we cover all the highlights of Kandy, Pinnawala and Peradeniya. We will be visiting culturally sensible places of worship, such as Churches, Buddhist temples Hindu Kovils and Mosques. We invite you to adhere to the traditions and ethics as a sign of respect. Your guide will assist you in these.

  • 1

    Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage

    Experience the joyous opportunity to actively participate in the bottle feeding of adorable baby elephants during your visit to the captivating Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage. This hands-on experience allows you to be a vital part of their nurturing process, as you feed them with your own hands. Immerse yourself in the heartwarming connection with these gentle giants, creating precious memories that will last a lifetime. Witness their sheer delight and gratitude as they eagerly receive your care and affection. This cherished encounter promises to be an unforgettable highlight of your visit to Sri Lanka.

  • 2

    Kandy Temple & the city

    Experience the captivating Kandy Temple, also called the Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic, after your heartwarming visit to Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage. Uncover the deep historical, cultural, and ceremonial significance of this revered Sri Lankan temple. Marvel at its stunning architecture and immerse yourself in centuries-old traditions.

    Continue your journey immersing in vibrant traditional markets brimming with local handicrafts and souvenirs. Discover exquisite gemstones like Ceylon sapphires and witness the art of gemstone cutting. Indulge in a sensory experience at a Ceylon tea plantation, relishing the renowned flavors of Sri Lanka's tea. Complete your tour with visits to local handicraft shops, where skilled artisans create traditional crafts. Embrace the rich cultural heritage, vibrant markets, and delectable flavors of Sri Lanka, fostering unforgettable memories of this remarkable destination.

  • 3

    Peradeniya Royal Botanical Gardens

    Following a delightful lunch, our tour proceeds to the enchanting Peradeniya Botanical Gardens. Nestled in Sri Lanka, these gardens are a true haven of natural beauty and biodiversity. Immerse yourself in a captivating exploration of the garden's diverse flora, ranging from exquisite orchids to towering palm trees. As you wander through the meticulously landscaped pathways, be mesmerized by the vibrant colors, fragrant aromas, and serene ambiance that surrounds you. Discover the famous giant Javan fig tree and marvel at its impressive size and age. The Peradeniya Botanical Gardens offer a tranquil sanctuary where you can connect with nature and appreciate its inherent splendor.

A special note for for those who have a layover in Colombo airport, make sure you have at least 10+ hours available to make the most of this tour.

In this tour we will be visiting culturally sensible places of worship, such as Churches, Buddhist temples Hindu Kovils and Mosques. We invite you to adhere to the traditions and ethics as a sign of respect. Your guide will assist you in these.

We can arrange this tour from 3 different pickup locations,

  • From Airport to Airport
  • From Negombo
  • From Galle
  • and obviously from Colombo
Usually the tour ends returning to the original departure point. However customisations can be accommodate with prior agreement and might not result in additional charges. For example if the tour starts from Negombo and ends leaving you at the airport

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If you are on a cruise ship and would like to book a small group tour please visit this link instead.

The tour confirmation is instant. No need to reconfirm via email.

You are required to communicate any amendments such as late pickups, change of hotel etc timely so that we can make necessary adjustments.

If you have a layover, make sure you communicate your arrival and departure flight number, carrier and time accurately. Please be advised that we may cancel your booking if time does not permit to properly conduct the tour. You will be refunded in full in such event

With this tour we offer only oneway airport transfer. Either we collect you from the airport for the tour or drop off you for the departure flight after the tour free of charge. If you need 2-way airport transfers (both pickup and drop off) We charge extra US$ 10 per passenger

If you are on a cruise ship we will come to the port and get you right off the ship. You must communicate your cruise name, docking and boarding time, berthing pier and name in full of all the passengers and a working mobile number at least 2 working days (local) beforehand to prepare the necessary documentation required by local authorities to grant the port entrance permission. We charge US$ 10 per passenger to cover the expenses of the service.

You are required to communicate room number of the hotel. If you are staying in an Airbnb or a homestay unit please provide us clear indications. Additionally, you are required to provide your host's telephone number to ask for directions in case we are having difficulties finding the place

Answers to most frequest concerns

Yes, that's absolutely possible. Please send an email indicating your arrival & departure flight details such as flight number, carrier, arrival/departure times to evaluate the feasibility
Please call Raj on 071 514 7514, provide your name & booking reference to take immediate actions.
Sure, we can accommodate your wish. Please send us an email with your request for our internal records.
We certainly can entertain your request by offering you a full day extended Colombo city tour which includes a visit to Muthurajawela wetlands/mangroove marsh and historic Kelaniya temple. Please consult this brouchure for more information.

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