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Day Excursion to Nuwara Eliya from Kandy

by Beyond Escapes Private Limited
per traveler Price is $80
*Pricing based on group of 6 travelers
Duration: 13h Free cancellation available No Booking Fees E-voucher (printout not required) Offered in: English Offered in: English Picks up from select hotels Picks up from select hotels

Highlights

  • Witness the 11th highest waterfall in Sri Lanka

  • Explore sites related to the great Hindu epic - Ramayana

  • Enjoy lunch overlooking the peaceful Lake Gregory

  • Visit 2nd largest botanical garden in Sri Lanka

  • Opportunity to visit one of the oldest golf clubs in Asia

Highlights

  • Witness the 11th highest waterfall in Sri Lanka

  • Explore sites related to the great Hindu epic - Ramayana

  • Enjoy lunch overlooking the peaceful Lake Gregory

  • Visit 2nd largest botanical garden in Sri Lanka

  • Opportunity to visit one of the oldest golf clubs in Asia

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7:00 AM, Departure - Kandy in English, includes Food Only

Duration 13h

Live Commentary in English.

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Prices are cheaper when booked in bulk

Total price is $200, taxes included

No booking or credit card fees

Day Excursion to Nuwara Eliya from Kandy

Activity Location

Hakgala Gardens

Peradeniya-Badulla-Chenkaladi Highway

Hakgala

Meeting/Redemption Point
  • Hotel Pick-up

    Kandy


Description

Known as Little England, the town of Nuwara Eliya enjoys spring-like weather throughout the year. A favorite retreat of the British during colonial times, the town is dotted with English country style houses and half-timbered bungalows. During this tour you will visit Hanuman Temple, Tea Plantation and Tea Factory, Gregory Lake, 19th century Golf Club, Sita Amman Temple and Hakgala gardens.

7:00am - You will be picked up from your hotel in Kandy and driven to Nuwara Eliya

8:30am - Reach at Ramboda and visit the waterfall. Ramboda waterfall is not a single waterfall and it has two stairs. The upside of the main road of Ramboda place, there is another waterfall.

9:00am - Visit Hanuman Temple. A temple that has been built as a presiding deity with five meters tall granite statue of Rama's devoted supporter, Hanuman. Hanuman is believed to have started his searching for Seeta in the Baroda hills.

10:00am - Tea had been one of the main export in Sri Lanka for by-gone decades. On your way, you will see acres & acres of greenery, tea plantations all around. Step in to a tea factory and experience the glimpse of Ceylon tea making process and taste a cup of pure Ceylon tea.

12:00pm - Visit Gregory Lake. Gregory Lake was the most prominent attraction in the area and was used a place to relax by many visitors.

12:30pm - Lunch at Calamander Lake Gregory.

02:00pm - Visit Sri Seetha Amman temple which is a unique temple situated in Nuwara Eliya. This is believed to be the place where Seeta lived most of the time of her captivity according to the historical Legend of Ramayana.

2:30pm - Visit Hakgala Gardens. Hakgala is one of the most beautiful hill country botanical gardens in Asia. The garden was established in the British colonial era in 1861. It stands as the highest set Botanical Garden in the world with an elevation of 5000 – 6000 feet.

4:00pm - Do a panoramic tour in Nuwara Eliya city including a visit to the Golf Course.

5:00pm - Leave Nuwara Eliya and proceed back to your hotel in Kandy. You will arrive at your hotel approximately at 8:00pm.


Inclusions

  • Guided tour of Nuwara Eliya

  • Admission to Hakgala botanical garden

  • Lunch at Calamander Lake Gregory

  • Roundtrip transportation to and from most Kandy hotels

  • Live tour commentary provided in English

  • All current taxes


Exclusions

  • Meals not listed as inclusions

  • Expenses of personal nature

  • Gratuity


Know Before You Book

  • Children 4 years and younger are complimentary when accompanied by a paying adult.

  • This activity is not wheelchair accessible.

  • Maximum group size is 8 people.

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

  • In order to redeem your voucher, you must present a valid passport or government-issued photo ID that matches the contact name you used when booking. If you do not present a valid form of identification, you will not receive admission, and you will not be issued a refund.

  • Hotel pickup is available from most centrally located Kandy hotels. Please arrange pickup from your hotel or a nearby location when you call to confirm your reservation.

  • Please be ready and waiting in your hotel lobby 15 minutes prior to your scheduled pick-up time.