Nuwara Eliya from Kandy by Train

(SKU: LK60020300) The Nuwara Eliya Tour from Kandy gives you a very special chance to spend a spectacular day in the ‘Little England’ of Ceylon, Nuwara Eliya. Enjoy the views of rolling green fields of tea as you travel on a scenic train journey from Kandy to Nanu Oya. Travel up the tightly winding mountain roads to the City of Nuwara Eliya. Go on a tour of this city that was once the holiday resort town of the British. See the old colonial-style mansions and calm Lake Gregory. Send a pretty postcard from the historic post office.

per adult from

$117

NZD

Duration

12 hours

Pickup

Hotel pickup available

Voucher

Mobile ticket

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  • What's included :
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off from your hotel in Kandy.
    • Transport in an air-conditioned vehicle.
    • Service of an English-speaking chauffeur guide.
    • Train Tickets. (2nd class or 03rd class tickets / 1st class upgrade complimentary on availability).
    • Water bottle (per-person).
    What's excluded :
    • Entrance tickets to the visiting sites.
    • Food and drinks.
    • Gratuities (optional).
    • Entry/Admission - Gregory Lake
    • Entry/Admission - Victoria Park of Nuwara Eliya
    • Entry/Admission - Ramboda Waterfall
  • This is a typical itinerary for this product

    Stop At: Gregory Lake, Nuwara Eliya Sri Lanka

    Gregory Lake was created in 1873 by the British era Governor at the time, Sir William Gregory, supposedly for the purpose of providing electricity. However, the lake was mainly used for leisure and recreation after it was built. At its peak of fame, Gregory Lake was the most prominent attraction in the area and was used as a place to relax by many visitors.

    Now visitors can follow the ancient British era tradition of relaxing picnics on the shore of the lake, or more modern leisure activities such as rides in swan-shaped paddle boats, normal boat rides, pony rides along the shore, water walking balls, watersports such as jet skis, windsurfing and etc. As such with these many attractions Gregory Lake is a family-friendly historic location of SriLanka, attracting many holidaymakers who visit the country.

    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Victoria Park of Nuwara Eliya, A5, Nuwara Eliya 22200 Sri Lanka

    The Victoria Park is a public park located in Nuwara Eliya, next to the Nuwara Eliya Post Office in Sri Lanka.

    Originally the park was the research field of Hakgala Botanical Garden. The park was formally named in 1897 to commemorate Queen Victoria’s Diamond Jubilee. The park was established with the planting of its first tree, an Oak, by a visiting German Princess. The Nanu Oya River runs through the park, creating a number of small lakes. A number of rare bird species can be found in the park. At the far end of the park is a small children’s playground and miniature ridable railway.

    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Ramboda Waterfall, Pussellawa Sri Lanka

    Ramboda Falls, at 109m (357ft) high, is the 11th highest waterfall in Sri Lanka and one of the highest waterfalls in the world. It is situated in Pussellawa area, on the A5 highway at Ramboda Pass.

    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Bluefield Tea Gardens, Ramboda, Nuwara Eliya 22200 Sri Lanka

    Get a guided tour through the Tea Estate and learn more about the varieties, processing methods, and qualities of tea.

    Sri Lanka is one of the world's largest exporters of tea. Since the introduction of the plant to Sri Lanka in the mid-19th century, Nuwara Eliya has been the capital of the tea industry. For many miles prior to reaching Nuwara Eliya, from either direction, you will find acres and acres of tea plantations.

    Duration: 40 minutes

  • Departure Point :
    Traveler pickup is offered
    Your hotel in Kandy
    Departure Time :
    7:30 AM
    Return Detail :
    -
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 3 days of travel. In this case confirmation will be received within 48 hours, subject to availability
    • Maximum of 8 people per booking
    • Comfortable walking shoes and hats are recommended
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Near public transportation
    • Most travelers can participate
    • Please train ride is not a private ride.
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
    • Face masks required for guides in public areas
    • Face masks provided for travelers
    • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
    • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
    • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
    • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
    • Guides required to regularly wash hands
    • Regular temperature checks for staff
    • Temperature checks for travelers upon arrival
    • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
    • Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.

Language

English

Age Req.

-

Fitness Req.

None

Group Size

8

Organised by Lakpura LLC

Activity ID: V-16052P186

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