Kandy City Tour

We arrange this tour to make knowledge about Sri Lankan Kandyan kingdom as that was in king period Sri Lanka, and through some relaxations for travelers mind and happy for their tour

per adult from

$54

NZD

Duration

6 hours

Pickup

Hotel pickup available

Voucher

Mobile ticket

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  • What's included :
    • Air-conditioned vehicle
    • Private transportation
    What's excluded :
    • Entrance fee of the exciting places - Temple / Three temples/ Big buddha statues/Botanical Garden
    • Entry/Admission - Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic
    • Entry/Admission - Royal Botanical Gardens
    • Entry/Admission - Lankatilaka Temple
    • Entry/Admission - Temple of the Gadaladenia
    • Entry/Admission - Embekka Devalaya
    • Entry/Admission - Udawattekele Sanctuary
    • Entry/Admission - Kandy Lake Club - Cultural Dance Show
    • Entry/Admission - Kandy War Cemetery
  • This is a typical itinerary for this product

    Stop At: Kandy View Point, Rajapihilla Mawatha, Kandy 20000 Sri Lanka

    Best place to see all Kandy city area

    Duration: 20 minutes

    Stop At: Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic, Sri Dalada Veediya, Kandy 20000 Sri Lanka

    More secret a place for the Buddhist as buddha tooth relic deposited in Golden colour pagoda

    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Royal Botanical Gardens, Peradeniya Road, Peradeniya 20400 Sri Lanka

    it is more popular for many kinds of flowers and trees

    Duration: 2 hours

    Stop At: Hanthana Mountain Range, Hantana Road, Kandy 20000 Sri Lanka

    Tea plantations

    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Kandy Lake, Centre of Kandy City, Kandy 20000 Sri Lanka

    Walking around the lake

    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Lankatilaka Temple, Gadaldeniya Rd, Kandy 20000 Sri Lanka

    The lankatilaka veharaya is considered to be one of the best examples of traditional Sinhalese temple architecture in 14th century it has built by king Buwenekaba IV in Gampola era.

    Built on the rock the temple is reached by a long series of rock-cut steps an arched passage of image house leads through a mandapa (hall) in to the inner sanctum which is richly decorated with beautiful floral designs the two side walls and the ceiling are decorated with paintings doors of wood and bright frescos with sited image of the Buddha.

    Lankatilaka veharaya especially offering to honor lord Buddha and secondly holy Hindu gods by senadilankara minister of king Buvenakabahu IV many of evidence clarified as there was a monastery before establishing a temple.

    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Temple of the Gadaladenia, Kandy 20000 Sri Lanka

    In 1344 king Buwenakabahu iv was built Gadaladeniya temple with an ancient monastery on the flat rock Didggela pilimhalawa in kandy.

    That temple is named Damakrithi veharaya as which is the name of who found it

    Four standing images of Buddha and statue of lord Buddha under makara thorana . The makara tohrana is made beautiful with paintings of Gods like Brahama .Natha Maithree,Suyama ,and santusha, and two attendance in the main shrine room and the temple is designed in a south Indian style.

    Vishnu devale or shrine to make holy is placed very close to the shrine in Gadaladeniya temple .there is a stupa made on a rock it known vejayanthi prasadaya it has a roof constructed over it around the main stupa there are small shrine rooms which house four smaller stupas it supposedly built by king parakkramabahu V

    The chief architect of this temple south Indian nationalist called Ganaesvarachari as this temple is related to south Indian design their original painting still exhibit on 638 year old jack wood doors. Also Gadaladeniya temple image room has had damage by the Portuguese

    Upulvan Deiyo (God Vishnu) hold a special place among sri Lankans the guardian to protect the Buddhism and land of sri lanka

    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Embekka Devalaya, Embekka Pilimatalawa Road, Kandy 20000 Sri Lanka

    In the Digge (Dancing hall)are to be found sculptured in the middle panels of the wooden pillars and on the Beams conventional Sinhalese designs of the swan the double headed Eagle .the women growing out of the vine Bacchanalian figures in characteristic pose

    Wrestling pair dancers and soldiers’ men and women influent and graceful movement and these unique carvings display the skills of the ancient masters and bear testimony to the craftsmanship of the school of wood sculptors of the period.

    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Hela Bojun Hala / සාම්ප්‍රදායික දේශිය ආහාර, Sri Wickrama Rajasinghe Mawatha, Kandy, Sri Lanka

    Experienced about Sri Lanka Culturel Foods processing, this place is introduced to the department of Agriculture for healthy foods for people

    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Udawattekele Sanctuary, Lovers Walk, Kandy 20000 Sri Lanka

    UIdawattekelle sanctuary is a historical forest reservation in hill country during the Kandyan period udawattakelle sanctuary was called as “uda wasala watta “ it has been recorded that who called senkeda for who named the city real name senkadagala derives , lived in a cave in this forest .the cave now known as the senkadagalalena is located on the slope above the temple of the tooth the sanctuary is also of religious importance as there are three Buddhist meditation hermitage and three rock shelter dwellings for Buddhist monk senanayakaramaya and Tahpowanaya and three cave dwellings for Buddhist monks “buddhi-Lena maître –Lena and senkadagala –Lena

    The sanctuary is famous for it is extensive avifauna the reserve also contains a great variety of plant, species, especially lianas, shrubs, and small trees., many of small and medium-size mammals that inhabit Sri Lanka can be seen here several kinds of snakes and other reptiles might also be seen at udawattakelle was announced as a forest reserve in 1856 and it becomes a sanctuary in 1938. The forest was reserved for the royal family and the pond situated in the forest was used for bathing the public was restricted from accessing the forest hence the name “forbidden forest”

    Udawettakelle is a popular Bird watching among other Bird watching places many kinds of birds are common in the forest “myna, Blue-winged, Leaf Bird, spotted Dove Golden-fronted. Emerald Dove, crimson-fronted Bardet, Tickell s, Blue flycatcher

    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Kandy Lake Club - Cultural Dance Show, 7 Sangamitta Mawatha, Kandy 20000 Sri Lanka

    Kandyan Dance show is every evening a very beautiful event at Kandy .it was originally performed by dancers who were identified as a separate caste under the Kandyan feudal system. They were aligned to the Temple of the Tooth and had a significant role to play in the Kandy procession held each year by the temple.

    The dance waned in popularity as the support for the dancers from the Kandyan kings ended during the British period. It has now been revived and adapted for the stage and is Sri Lanka's primary cultural export.

    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Kandy War Cemetery, Lady Magdalene Drive, Kandy 20000 Sri Lanka

    Kandy War Cemetery is a British military cemetery in Kandy, Sri Lanka, for soldiers of the British Empire who were killed during World War 2 as well as a soldier who died during World War

    Duration: 10 minutes

  • Departure Point :
    Traveler pickup is offered
    Contact 0713414099
    Departure Time :
    8:00 AM
    Return Detail :
    -
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Near public transportation
    • Infants must sit on laps
    • Infant seats available
    • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

Language

English

Age Req.

-

Fitness Req.

None

Group Size

3

Organised by Sri Lanka Hill Country Tours

Activity ID: V-223719P1

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