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Kandy City Walk with a Local (Private 5-Hour Tour)

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US$ 50.00
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    Kandy Lake
    Stop: 6 hours -
    Start your tour at Railway Station in Kandy by 08:30 am. Then go on a walk through the streets surrounding the Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic, and view important monuments such as the National Museum Kandy and Kandy Lake, plus visit a Hindu temple. Other interesting things you will see and do on your tour include watching a garland maker create flower garlands from scratch; taking a short 3-wheeled ride around the city on a tuk-tuk; walking through the market to see stalls filled with fresh fruit, produce, and other merchandise; and eating Sri Lankan street food such as koththu.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Kandy, Kandy, Kandy District, Central Province

Traveler pickup is offered
Your hotel in Kandy or Kandy Railway Station.
Departure Time
8:30 AM
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • English Speaking Walking city guide
  • Water and refreshments
  • Street Food Experience
  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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This an excellent tour to discover Kandy up close. Guide was excellent and loved showing his city around, and let me discover some hidden gems around the back streets of Kandy. Highly recommended
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About the operator

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By: Lakpura LLC (Kandy)
20 reviews
Linda T
Adelaide, Australia
Get reserved train tickets via agent
We caught the 8.40am train from Kandy to Nanu Oya as we were staying in Nuwara Eliyia. Nanu Oya is the closet
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Srilankan visit
Tour was awesome and memorable.lot of places for visit in srilanka. Cultural program at kandy was simply super
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The real reason to come to Kandy
Be prepared to walk in your bare feet from entrance to temple and back on cobbled stones. It is most impressive as
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Bipin A
A real crazy ride :)
One of the Most beautiful train ride you will ever be on. But the best part is from Ella to Nuwara Eliya.
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Brighton, Australia
Dont travel any later than the 08:30 start or you will miss the last hour or two because it will be dark.
Second class is the same as first class and the Observation carriage is not worth paying extra for. I bought a
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Shelley B
Kendal, United Kingdom
Superb. Blown away by the scenery
This stunningly superb train trip was marred slightly, by the tour operators,Viator and Lakpura, who altered our
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Rochdale, United Kingdom
Overrated hyped journey
Did this journey from Nanu Oya in Nuwara Elliya to Ella. Could not get first class tickets or reserve d second
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Singapore, Singapore
Great ride, fantastic views
We did the train ride to Nanu Oya. With 2 kids a ride of 4hrs was long enough. I loved the tea plantages and other
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Belinda B
Tully, Australia
Great Day
Nalinda was friendly and professional. He was also very flexible - happy to stop whenever we wanted and to change
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Murray H
Surfers Paradise, Australia
There's more to the Esala Perhera festival than the parade.
We did a 14 day tour of Sri Lanka, but the Esala Perahera festival was the prime reason for our visit. We were not
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Kent, United Kingdom
Amazing spectacle, a must-see
We got tickets from Lakpura a couple of months before we visited, front row in the raised Queens Hotel corridor,
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Port Elizabeth, South Africa
The highlight of my trip!
I loved the train ride from Kandy through the tea plantations. Book a seat at the back of the train, but make sure
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Singapore, Singapore
I did not take the tour, but took the train ride only
It was a relaxing train ride as I booked 2nd class (reserved seats). Throughout the ride, there were many
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London, United Kingdom
Amazing to this off on your bucket list of things to do before you die!
Everything I read about Sigiriya Lions Rock was true in terms of the jaw dropping scenery and views. It is best to
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London, United Kingdom
Amazing must do
I would highly recommend this trip, although be careful of which train you take. There appears to be two trains a
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Key Details
  • Duration: 6h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
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  • Hotel Pickup
  • Languages Offered: English
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