1 Day Kandy City Tour

1 Day

Trip Facts

  • Hotel Accomodation in kandy
  • 12
  • Vegeterian, Non Vegeterian
  • English and local language
  • 5 star executive suite
  • Suitable throughout the year

Welcome to kandy! Kandy is both an administrative and religious city and is also the capital of the Central Province. Kandy is the home of the Temple of the Tooth Relic (Sri Dalada Maligawa), one of the most sacred places of worship in the Buddhist world. It was declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 1988. you can visit Pinnewala Elephant Orphanage, The Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic, Commonwealth War Cemetery, Millenium Elephant Foundation, Horton Plains National Park, Bahiravokanda Vihara Buddha Statue and many more.

The Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic, Royal Palace of Kandy, Udawattekele Sanctuary, Udawattekele Sanctuary, Millenium Elephant Foundation, Horton Plains National Park, Bahiravokanda Vihara Buddha Statue, International Buddhist Museum, British Garrison Cemetery, Kandy Lake, Pinnewala Elephant Orphanage and many more places.

Sitting ideal is not even an option and hence you will find several places to visit in Kandy. Overlooking the city of Kandy, you will find a big statue of Buddha on top of a hill. It is one of the first things that you will get reminded of when you think of this city. The city houses some beautiful temples which has one of the most beautiful shrines of Buddha. The Buddhist temple has the relic of the tooth of Buddha which is a popular tourist attraction.

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For shopaholics, the city has its special Kandy City Centre which is the only shopping place in the city and you can definitely shop for some souvenirs too. The City Hall of Sri Lanka also showcases traditional and beautiful Kandyan dance which can be viewed by the visitors at a very minimal price range.

Overview

Are you a lover of water and light? Perhaps they see poetry in the blending of two of nature’s bounties. You will see a shimmering, pulsating painting on the verge of coming alive. Kandy is documenting one of the city’s landmark features, the Kandy Lake, and spent half the day just walking and gazing at this enchanting man-made body of water, absorbing the hustle and bustle of daily life around it. Lovingly nestled in a valley, protected by the hills, dominated by the tree covered lake with the mighty Mahaweli gushing in the background, the city of Kandy is still a focal point of Sri Lankan culture. It was the capital of the Kandyan Kingdom and the centre of governance for the last generation of the country’s kings. Enroute you will visit the Pinnawela Elephant Orphanage .The main attraction is clearly to observe the bathing_elephants from the tall river bank as it allows visitors to observe the herd interacting socially, bathing and playing Next, visit the Dalada Maligawa hundreds of devotees of white who throng to venerate the sacred Tooth Relic of The Buddha. It was rescued from the cremation flames in 543 BC and brought to Sri Lanka in the 4th Century. Continue to visit the Kandyan Arts and Crafts Centre to find craftsmen fashioning brass. silver and lacquer work. The next stop is at the Royal Botanical Gardens. See its magnificent Orchid House and the grove of splendid trees, all planted by eminent world figures. Return to Colombo by evening. Tour includes entrance fees to the Botanical Gardens, Dalada Maligawa and Pinnawela.

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Itinerary

The Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic, Royal Palace of Kandy, Udawattekele Sanctuary, Udawattekele Sanctuary, Millenium Elephant Foundation, Horton Plains National Park, Bahiravokanda Vihara Buddha Statue, International Buddhist Museum, British Garrison Cemetery, Kandy Lake, Pinnewala Elephant Orphanage and many more places.

heance you will find several places to visit in Kandy. Overlooking the city of Kandy, you will find a big statue of Buddha on top of a hill. It is one of the first things that you will get reminded of when you think of this city. The city houses some beautiful temples which has one of the most beautiful shrines of Buddha. The Buddhist temple has the relic of the tooth of Buddha which is a popular tourist attraction.
You can change the view point of the city according to your wish.

Cost

The Trip Cost Includes

  • Pick-up or Drop-off service from and to Airport(in our own vehicle)
  • Transportation to and from!!
  • Food all along the trip(Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner and a cup of coffee or tea) and accommodations during the trip in hotels with family environment
  • Transportation, food, accommodation and insurance of Guide during the trip
  • Down jacket, all-season sleeping bag, duffel bag and trekking map(in case if you don’t have your own. Down jacket, sleeping bag and duffel bag must be returned after completion of the trip)
  • First Aid Medical Kit(Your guide will carry the Medical Kit but we also advise to bring yourself for your own use, as far as possible)
  • All the required permits and paperwork

The Trip Cost Excludes

  • International Airfare
  • Visa Charges
  • Hotel Expenses(In Kathmandu, some packages do include hotel expenses)
  • Your travel and medical insurance
  • Personal Expenses such as shopping, bar bills, hot shower, telephone, laundry, titbits etc
  • Food and accommodations in Kathmandu
  • Services not mentioned or not promised by the agent.

Frequently asked Questions

How fit do I need to be to do this trek?

any fit person can do this trek, even if you do not have any previous experience. You should be aware of what to expect and mentally prepare for it. Then, as long as you will to, you can.

How long we walk in kandy city?

On average, you walk about 2 or 4 hours .

How is the daily temperature and weather during this trip?

The average annual temperature in Kandy is 23.5 °C | 74.3 °F. Precipitation here is about 1773 mm | 69.8 inch per year. The location Kandy is located in a temperate zone, making it difficult to categorize the seasons.

Can we get suitable food and other facilities in kandy city?

yes you can Good food can be provided for you to get suitable food and there are good hotels as well as suitable places to provide your other facilities.

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1 Day Kandy City Tour
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From $ 90 $ 80
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