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Knuckles Mountain Range

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Address: Matale 20000, Sri Lanka
Phone Number: 94714997666
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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Knuckles mountain range from Kandy and its forest trails are the most...

Knuckles mountain range from Kandy and its forest trails are the most suitable for trekking in Sri Lanka. It has many nature trails cleared trough the forest by forest department with campsites. For example Mini worlds end trails in the west and east, Pitawala pathena trail, Ash cave trail, Nitre cave trail, Knuckles summit trail are very exciting. Also there are interconnected footpaths of cardamom planters, toddy tapers, tea plantation workers, farmers and villages. Traditional villages of the Knuckles foothills with so mach of treks and short walks such as Last King of Kandy hide out place, Rathna water fall trek, Sitakotuwa limestone cave and waterfall trek. There are some camp sites in and around the Knuckles Range.

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A great place to nature adventure

Knuckles is a mountain range located in the heart of hill country, Sri Lanka. In this area you can explore a good bio diversity. Knuckles range is surrounded by small villages... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 19 October 2016
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Matale, Sri Lanka

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Matale, Sri Lanka
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

Knuckles is a mountain range located in the heart of hill country, Sri Lanka. In this area you can explore a good bio diversity. Knuckles range is surrounded by small villages which contains paddy fields and people who doing traditional industries. There are number of great waterfalls inside the jungle. You will have to get a guider support to explore... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016

Nature Trails and Hikes at Knuckles by Dulshan from Knuckles. Time duration is about 1 hour to do the hiking. One of the best nature trails in Sri Lank.

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Hamburg, Germany
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

We booked a guided tour with transport in a minivan from kandy. Paid 35$ each including lunch and some snacks and tea. We were picked up at 7am and drove for about 3,5 hours. We did about 5 hours of hiking. The view was amazing, it was worth the long ride!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

We went here with a guide through our hotel (Kandyan white holiday homes) his nickname is Ginger beer. We went for a day hike, 15 km. It was great!! Through rice fields, small villages, forest, tea plantations, waterfall and everywhere so much fruit trees and spices growing everywhere. Our guide got to let us taste a lot of it and... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016

local will be amazed by the weather. similer weather to nuwaraeliya. and few water falls and Mini Worlds end some more things watch as well...

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016

Knuckles provides one of the most beautiful mountain sceneries in Sri Lanka. There is Mini Words End, Reverston Peak, Pitiwala Patana and Manigala providing variety of experience. This is a must visit place in Sri Lanka. There are two sides to enter the range. Reverston Side and Deanston Side.

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Kandy, Sri Lanka
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2016

knuckles is a one of the word heritage site among eight site from Sri Lanka. It has a Aesthetic Value of flora and fauna one day tracking tour for nurture lovers.......

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Gold Coast, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 June 2016

Excellent natural beauty..breathtaking views .... find an eco friendly lodging hidden in the jungle ...don't forget to visit breath taking water falls and have a dip in the icy cold water ... Mini worlds' end is not to be missed ... prepare for drizzles ...

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 May 2016 via mobile

It was a great time with some crazy friends on a short weekend. Few pics attached. Overall a beautiful place to all nature lovers and adventures folks out there. Cheers.

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Kandy, Sri Lanka
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 May 2016

its a good tracking tour., beautiful view from the summit. do not do in rainy day. and don't forget to take DETOL or SALT to avoid Leaches.....

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