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Kandy Trips & Tours

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Cycle the Backroads of Sri Lanka tour

Cycling & Biking, Cultural, Nature & Wildlife

4.6 | Excellent | 100+ Reviews
15 Days
$ 181 per day
Type: Small Group Tour
Lodging:
Value - 3 star

Value - 3 star Lodging LevelMid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.

Physical:
Moderate

Moderate Physical LevelRegular walking or cycling over moderately long, hilly, or bumpy distances. Some public transport or utility vehicles such as safari jeeps.

Visits: Sri Lanka
From
$ 2,715

Highlights

  • The magnificent cave temple at Dambulla
  • Climb the rock fortress at Sigiriya for breathtaking views
  • Explore the old ruined city of Polonnaruwa
  • The fascinating town of Kandy
  • Ride through tea estates to Nuwara Eliya
  • Search for leopard in Yala National Park
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Tropical Island Wanderer tour

Nature & Wildlife, Cultural, Family Friendly

4.6 | Excellent | 100+ Reviews
14 Days
$ 147 per day
Type: Small Group Tour
Lodging:
Value - 3 star

Value - 3 star Lodging LevelMid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.

Physical:
Moderate

Moderate Physical LevelRegular walking or cycling over moderately long, hilly, or bumpy distances. Some public transport or utility vehicles such as safari jeeps.

Visits: Sri Lanka
From
$ 2,055

Highlights

  • Explore the lost city fortress of Sigiriya
  • Relax on palm-fringed tropical beaches
  • The ancient cave temple of Dambulla
  • A game drive in Yala National Park
  • Cycling through lush green rice paddy fields
  • Optional game drive to see elephants in their natural habitat
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Discover Sri Lanka - Premium tour

Cultural, Nature & Wildlife

4.6 | Excellent | 100+ Reviews
16 Days
$ 135 per day
Type: Small Group Tour
Lodging:
Value - 3 star

Value - 3 star Lodging LevelMid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.

Physical:
Moderate

Moderate Physical LevelRegular walking or cycling over moderately long, hilly, or bumpy distances. Some public transport or utility vehicles such as safari jeeps.

Visits: Sri Lanka
From
$ 2,215

Highlights

  • The magnificent cave temples at Dambulla
  • Cycle through rice paddy fields
  • Take a train journey through tea plantations
  • Search leopard in Yala National Park
  • Climb the rock fortress at Sigiriya for breathtaking views
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North Sri Lanka Revealed tour

Cultural, Nature & Wildlife

4.6 | Excellent | 100+ Reviews
18 Days
$ 138 per day
Type: Small Group Tour
Lodging:
Value - 3 star

Value - 3 star Lodging LevelMid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.

Physical:
Moderate

Moderate Physical LevelRegular walking or cycling over moderately long, hilly, or bumpy distances. Some public transport or utility vehicles such as safari jeeps.

Visits: Sri Lanka, Colombo
From
$ 2,365

Highlights

  • The unexplored north, including the Hindu temples of Jaffna
  • Game drives in Wilpattu and Udawalawe National Parks
  • Discover the ancient capital of Anuradhapura
  • Climb the rock fortress at Sigirya for breathtaking views
  • The beautiful lakeside town of Kandy
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Discover Sri Lanka tour

Cultural, Nature & Wildlife, Festivals & Special Events, Culinary & Wine

4.6 | Excellent | 100+ Reviews
16 Days
$ 135 per day
Type: Small Group Tour
Lodging:
Value - 3 star

Value - 3 star Lodging LevelMid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.

Physical:
Moderate

Moderate Physical LevelRegular walking or cycling over moderately long, hilly, or bumpy distances. Some public transport or utility vehicles such as safari jeeps.

Visits: Sri Lanka
From
$ 2,215

Highlights

  • The magnificent cave temples at Dambulla
  • Cycle through rice paddy fields
  • Take a train journey through tea plantations
  • Search for leopard in Yala National Park
  • Climb the rock fortress at Sigiriya for breathtaking views
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Buddha's Island + Maldive Dhoni Cruise tour

Nature & Wildlife

4.6 | Excellent | 65 Reviews
22 Days
$ 169 per day
Type: Small Ship Cruise
Lodging:
Value - 3 star

Value - 3 star Lodging LevelMid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.

Physical:
Easy

Easy Physical LevelSome walking over short or flat distances. Some trips may include cycling options. Some are wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Some cruises.

Visits: Maldives, Sri Lanka
From
$ 3,710

Highlights

  • Leopards - Take a jeep safari in Willpaththu National Park
  • Mihintale - Explore the caves where Buddhism began in Sri Lanka
  • Aukana - Visit the Standing Buddha, a UNESCO world heritage site
  • Dambulla - Explore 5 of the ancient painted Cave Temples
  • Sigiriya - An early morning climb to the dramatic Sky Fortress
  • Kandy - Visit the unique Temple of the Tooth
  • Seven-day cruise - Relax on board a traditional dhoni boat, with all meals included and freshly prepared by the boat crew
  • Uninhabited islands and pristine beaches - Visit unspoilt, idyllic corners of the Maldives
  • Remarkable snorkelling and swimming - Enjoy warm, clear water and spot manta rays, turtles and clown fish on spectacular reefs.
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Sri Lanka Mixed Activity tour

High Adventure, Nature & Wildlife, Rafting, Kayaking, Canoeing

4.6 | Excellent | 100+ Reviews
11 Days
$ 190 per day
Type: Small Group Tour
Lodging:
Value - 3 star

Value - 3 star Lodging LevelMid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.

Physical:
Moderate

Moderate Physical LevelRegular walking or cycling over moderately long, hilly, or bumpy distances. Some public transport or utility vehicles such as safari jeeps.

Visits: Sri Lanka
From
$ 2,095

Highlights

  • Whitewater rafting, biking and kayaking
  • Snorkelling in the Indian Ocean
  • Sunrise from the summit of Adam’s Peak
  • Climb the rock fortress at Sigiriya for breathtaking views
  • Search for elephants and leopard in Wilpattu National Park
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Highlights of Sri Lanka and Maldive Dhoni Cruise   tour

Nature & Wildlife

4.6 | Excellent | 65 Reviews
14 Days
$ 195 per day
Type: Small Ship Cruise
Lodging:
Value - 3 star

Value - 3 star Lodging LevelMid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.

Physical:
Easy

Easy Physical LevelSome walking over short or flat distances. Some trips may include cycling options. Some are wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Some cruises.

Visits: Maldives, Sri Lanka, Negombo
From
$ 2,788

Highlights

  • Wilpattu National Park - Take a jeep safari to search for leopards, elephants and sambar deer
  • Sigiriya - View the colourful painted frescos on the climb up to King Kasyapa's ancient sky fortress set on the top of Lion's Rock, a UNESCO World Heritage Site
  • Dambulla - Explore incredible painted cave temples and share a meal with a local family
  • Kandy - Option to explore the Temple of the Tooth
  • Trincomalee - Relax on the pristine beaches of the east coast
  • Seven-day cruise - Relax on board a traditional dhoni boat, with all meals included and freshly prepared by the boat crew
  • Uninhabited islands and pristine beaches - Visit unspoilt, idyllic corners of the Maldives, far away from the tourist resorts
  • Remarkable snorkelling and swimming - Enjoy warm, clear water and spot manta rays, turtles and clown fish on spectacular reefs
  • Traditional fishing villages - Spend time with the local people to gain an appreciation of their life in this tropical paradise
  • Impressive barbeque banquet - Prepared by the boat crew on a sublime white-sand beach
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Highlights of Sri Lanka    tour

Nature & Wildlife

4.6 | Excellent | 65 Reviews
7 Days
$ 168 per day
Type: Small Group Tour
Lodging:
Value - 3 star

Value - 3 star Lodging LevelMid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.

Physical:
Easy

Easy Physical LevelSome walking over short or flat distances. Some trips may include cycling options. Some are wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Some cruises.

Visits: Sri Lanka, Negombo
From
$ 1,216

Highlights

  • Wilpattu National Park - Take a jeep safari to search for leopards, elephants and sambar deer
  • Sigiriya - View the colourful painted frescos on the climb up to King Kasyapa's ancient sky fortress set on the top of Lion's Rock, a UNESCO World Heritage Site
  • Dambulla - Explore incredible painted cave temple and share a meal with a local family
  • Kandy - Option to explore the Temple of the Tooth
  • Triconamalee - Relax on the pristine beaches of the east coast
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North Sri Lanka Revealed tour

Cultural, Nature & Wildlife

4.6 | Excellent | 100+ Reviews
18 Days
$ 129 per day
Type: Small Group Tour
Lodging:
Value - 3 star

Value - 3 star Lodging LevelMid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.

Physical:
Moderate

Moderate Physical LevelRegular walking or cycling over moderately long, hilly, or bumpy distances. Some public transport or utility vehicles such as safari jeeps.

Visits: Sri Lanka, Colombo
From
$ 2,325

Highlights

  • The unexplored north, including the Hindu temples of Jaffna
  • Game drives in Wilpattu and Udawalawe National Parks
  • Discover the ancient capital of Anuradhapura
  • Climb the rock fortress at Sigirya for breathtaking views
  • The beautiful lakeside town of Kandy
More
Active Sri Lanka! tour

Education / Learning

4.6 | Excellent | 65 Reviews
14 Days
$ 160 per day
Type: Small Group Tour
Lodging:
Value - 3 star

Value - 3 star Lodging LevelMid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.

Physical:
Easy

Easy Physical LevelSome walking over short or flat distances. Some trips may include cycling options. Some are wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Some cruises.

Visits: Sri Lanka
From
$ 2,302

Highlights

  • Hiking and Biking - Cycle through rural villages and hike across the striking landscapes of the Knuckles Mountains
  • Sigiriya - Climb up to the stunning cave temples at Dambulla and the mountain top fortress of King Kassapa
  • Rafting - Tackle the Kelani River as we raft to our jungle chalet
  • Willpaththu National Park - Game drive in search of leopard
  • Kandy - Visit vibrant markets and the unique Temple of the Tooth
  • Hikkaduwa - Relax beside the golden beaches and turquoise waters on the south coast
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Buddha's Island tour

Nature & Wildlife

4.6 | Excellent | 65 Reviews
15 Days
$ 134 per day
Type: Small Group Tour
Lodging:
Value - 3 star

Value - 3 star Lodging LevelMid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.

Physical:
Easy

Easy Physical LevelSome walking over short or flat distances. Some trips may include cycling options. Some are wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Some cruises.

Visits: Sri Lanka
From
$ 2,008

Highlights

  • National Parks - Enjoy a jeep safari with the hope of spotting a leopard, elephant and sambar deer in the wild
  • Anuradhapura, Polonnaruwa, Dambulla and Sigiriya - Explore ancient capitals, painted cave temples and the dramatic 'Sky Fortress'
  • Kandy and the Hill Country - Explore the rich cultural heritage of the 'Hill Capital' and the lush tea plantations and colonial charm of the surrounding area
  • Horton Plains - Trek amongst unique flora and fauna on this beautiful plateau, and peer down over an 880 metre escarpment at 'Word's End'
  • Unawatuna and Galle - relax on the white sand beaches of the south coast and soak up the laid-back, artistic vibe of Galle
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Cycle Sri Lanka tour

Education / Learning

4.6 | Excellent | 65 Reviews
14 Days
$ 156 per day
Type: Small Group Tour
Lodging:
Value - 3 star

Value - 3 star Lodging LevelMid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.

Physical:
Moderate

Moderate Physical LevelRegular walking or cycling over moderately long, hilly, or bumpy distances. Some public transport or utility vehicles such as safari jeeps.

Visits: Sri Lanka, Colombo
From
$ 2,460

Highlights

  • Cycle Backroads and tea plantations - Ride through the rural villages and hill country of Sri Lanka's central highlands
  • Sigiriya - The stunning cave temples at Dambulla and the mountain top fortress of King Kassapa
  • Polonnaruwa - Explore the ancient city of Polonnaruwa by bike
  • Kandy - Lovely gardens and the unique Temple of the Tooth
  • Unawatuna - Relax beside the golden beaches and explore the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Galle fortress
  • Nature and wildlife - A chance to take game drives through Udawalawe and Yala National Parks
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Sri Lankan and Maldives Family Adventure tour

Family Friendly, Nature & Wildlife

4.6 | Excellent | 65 Reviews
15 Days
$ 171 per day
Type: Small Group Tour
Lodging:
Value - 3 star

Value - 3 star Lodging LevelMid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.

Physical:
Easy

Easy Physical LevelSome walking over short or flat distances. Some trips may include cycling options. Some are wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Some cruises.

Visits: Maldives, Sri Lanka
From
$ 2,558

Highlights

  • Maldives - cruise around the islands with crystal clear waters
  • Polonnaruwa - Explore this deserted ancient city and see the huge reclining Buddha
  • Sigiriya - climb to the top of Lions Rock for incredible views
  • Wildlife - search for groups of wild elephants, buffalo and leopard in Minnerriya Kaudulla National Park
  • Anamaduwa - stay in a 'mud-house' eco-lodge with kayaking, cycling and nature trails all included
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Cycle the Backroads of Sri Lanka - Premium tour

Cycling & Biking, Nature & Wildlife, Cultural

4.6 | Excellent | 100+ Reviews
15 Days
$ 181 per day
Type: Small Group Tour
Lodging:
Value - 3 star

Value - 3 star Lodging LevelMid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.

Physical:
Moderate

Moderate Physical LevelRegular walking or cycling over moderately long, hilly, or bumpy distances. Some public transport or utility vehicles such as safari jeeps.

Visits: Sri Lanka
From
$ 2,715

Highlights

  • The magnificent cave temple at Dambulla
  • Climb the rock fortress at Sigiriya for breathtaking views
  • Explore the old ruined city of Polonnaruwa
  • The fascinating town of Kandy
  • Ride through tea estates to Nuwara Eliya
  • Search for leopard in Yala National Park
More
Family Adventure tour

Cultural, Cycling & Biking, Nature & Wildlife, Hiking & Walking

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4.4 | Great | 100+ Reviews
12 Days
$ 138 per day
Type: Private Guided
Lodging:
Value - 3 star

Value - 3 star Lodging LevelMid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.

Physical:
Moderate

Moderate Physical LevelRegular walking or cycling over moderately long, hilly, or bumpy distances. Some public transport or utility vehicles such as safari jeeps.

Visits: Sri Lanka, Colombo, Negombo
From
$ 1,650

Highlights

  • Explore this beach-front town nicknamed “Little Rome” with its rich colonial history and magnificent churches at Negombo
  • Discover Sri Lanka’s landscapes, driving along paddy fields, palm trees and hills.
  • Enjoy walks or bicycle rides in the neighbouring villages of Anamaduwa
  • Visit an ancient fortress in Yapahuwa
  • Explore the legendary Sigiriya rock fortress, an ancient royal abode built into solid rock
  • Visit Polonnaruwa, the island’s capital during the 11th and 12th centuries
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Sri Lanka: North to South tour

Cultural, Nature & Wildlife

5.0 | Excellent | 96 Reviews
14 Days
$ 521 per day
Type: Private Guided
Lodging:
Luxury - 5 star

Luxury - 5 star Lodging LevelThe highest level of comfort and service. All accomodations are in four or five star hotels, boutique lodges or high-end homestays.

Physical:
Easy

Easy Physical LevelSome walking over short or flat distances. Some trips may include cycling options. Some are wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Some cruises.

Visits: Sri Lanka, Colombo
From
$ 7,295

Highlights

  • Experience the safari in Minneriya National Park
  • Visit Royal Botanical Gardens
  • Discover Dambulla rock temple
  • Visit Tea Plantation and cinnamon plantation
  • Enjoy a private Kandyan Dance
  • Visit Kandy National Museum
  • Discover Sigiriya
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Wildlife of Sri Lanka: Whales to Leopards tour

Cultural, Nature & Wildlife

5.0 | Excellent | 96 Reviews
14 Days
$ 550 per day
Type: Private Guided
Lodging:
Luxury - 5 star

Luxury - 5 star Lodging LevelThe highest level of comfort and service. All accomodations are in four or five star hotels, boutique lodges or high-end homestays.

Physical:
Easy

Easy Physical LevelSome walking over short or flat distances. Some trips may include cycling options. Some are wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Some cruises.

Visits: Sri Lanka
From
$ 7,695

Highlights

  • Experience Leopard Trails in Wilpattu
  • Visit Pakrama Samudraya
  • Visit to Minneriya Natonal Park
  • Enjoy game drive in Horton Plains
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Southern India and Sri Lanka Intensive Tour tour

Cultural, Family Friendly, Local Immersion & Homestays, Photography, National Parks

5.0 | Excellent | 18 Reviews
20 Days
$ 170 per day
Type: Private Guided
Lodging:
Value - 3 star

Value - 3 star Lodging LevelMid-range budget with accommodations ranging from comfortable lodges, guesthouses, and homestays to three star hotels.

Physical:
Very Easy

Very Easy Physical LevelMinimal walking. Motor vehicles for all major parts of trip. Wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Most cruises.

Visits: India, Sri Lanka, Abu Simbel, Colombo, Kochi, Mumbai
From
$ 3,399

Highlights

  • Explore Mumbai, the heart of the Hindi-language Bollywood film industry;
  • Visit Aurangabad, the Ajanta Caves and Ellora Caves;
  • Watch Kerala’s ancient performing art - Kathakali dance show in Kochi;
  • Enjoy Backwaters cruise;
  • Transfer to Sri Lanka to take a bite of this black tea kingdom. 
  • Visit the temple of the tooth 
  • Admire traditional Kandyan Dance in Kandy.
  • Visit the tea plantation destination - Nuwara Eliya. 
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Bliss of Sri Lanka

Cultural

4.7 | Excellent | 100+ Reviews
11 Days
$ 210 per day
Type: Private Guided
Lodging:
Premium - 4 star

Premium - 4 star Lodging Level3 to 4 star western hotel equivalents. While not all lodging will be 'luxury' they will be quite comfortable by western standards.

Physical:
Easy

Easy Physical LevelSome walking over short or flat distances. Some trips may include cycling options. Some are wheelchair friendly (check for individual trips). Some cruises.

Visits: Sri Lanka, Colombo
From
$ 2,311

Highlights

  • Opportunity to see the UNESCO World Heritage site
  • Visit Anuradhapura the greatest city in the history of Sri Lanka
  • Visit UNESCO World Heritage site, Sigiriya Rock Fortress
  • Awesome safari of Yala National Park which is undoubtedly the largest and most popular in Sri Lanka
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