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Rainbow Tours Sri Lanka

#4 of 74 Tours in Kandy Features Animals
| Central Province, Kandy 20000, Sri Lanka
+94 77 147 3127
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RAINBOW TOURS - the Best in Sri Lanka has to offer and more

I booked a 6 day tour with Peter from Rainbow Tours for my son and I....Cost was approx. 1/2 that... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Hugh C
A Sri Lankan dream

We have just returned from a simply wonderful holiday to Sri Lanka, 10 days of our 14 having been... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
CarolineWy
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A privately owned, family run domestic tourism agency offering cultural round island tours and sightseeing Day Tours in and around Kandy. We are an experienced team actively involved in local and international tourism for over 30 years. Our safe, Tourist Board registered drivers/general guides have good spoken English and are family friendly. We offer an efficient and courteous service that is highly recommended on many forums.
  • Excellent94%
  • Very good4%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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| Central Province, Kandy 20000, Sri Lanka
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+94 77 147 3127

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I booked a 6 day tour with Peter from Rainbow Tours for my son and I....Cost was approx. 1/2 that quoted by Blue Lanka...I was initially a little sceptical as they didn't have a payment portal that accepted CC for PayPal.....Payment was via Western Union...More

Thank Hugh C
Rainbow-Tours-SLanka, Owner at Rainbow Tours Sri Lanka, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We're so pleased that your first tour to the island went well and that you, like many others, really appreciated Rainbow Tour's quality service :) Good to know too that our product was so competitively priced, since we do not operate in the "cheap deals"...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have just returned from a simply wonderful holiday to Sri Lanka, 10 days of our 14 having been arranged and executed by Rainbow Tours. The ever smiling and accommodating Wasantha ferried us from one amazing experience to the next, expertly navigating the chaotic roads...More

Thank CarolineWy
Rainbow-Tours-SLanka, Owner at Rainbow Tours Sri Lanka, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We really appreciate your enthusiasm for the family tour we planned and operated for you as an introduction to the island. It was a great pleasure working so easily with you to put it all together and we're delighted that the experience has had such...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Travelling to Sri Lanka as two young 20 year old girls from New Zealand, we we’re a little anxious of how we were to get around the island, do and see what we wanted and arrive back in one piece! After much encouragement from our...More

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Rainbow-Tours-SLanka, Owner at Rainbow Tours Sri Lanka, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

SO happy that with all our many years experience Rainbow Tours was able to give you both a memorable first impression of the island:) Your review is a delight to read as you so well describe your happy holiday mood and make the experience "live"...More

Reviewed 9 July 2017

We found Rainbow tours from an online search for a tour company to help us plan our honeymoon trip to Sri Lanka, and from first contact, to the end of our tour, we could not be more happy! Peter helped us arrange our tour (via...More

Thank Ian H
Rainbow-Tours-SLanka, Owner at Rainbow Tours Sri Lanka, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2017

Specialising in Honeymoons and Family tours is a big responsibility requiring professional organisation and after the many we have operated successfully in recent years, we are pleased to see that our long established tour operating qualifications deliver the goods for our clients. It's easy to...More

Reviewed 5 July 2017

This was our first time visiting the country and our family of four (2 young teenagers) didn't know what to expect. From the beginning Peter was incredibly responsive to our emails and questions and worked closely with us to establish a sensible itinerary suited to...More

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Rainbow-Tours-SLanka, Owner at Rainbow Tours Sri Lanka, responded to this reviewResponded 8 July 2017

Great to hear that our "family tours" speciality has worked well again and thanks for adding yet another "excellent" to our score, which is still by far the highest on the TA Kandy list - earned over the 3 straight years of our "5 star...More

Reviewed 15 June 2017

This was my second trip to Sri Lanka - and I was recommended Rainbow Travels by a friend. Since I already had made some plans and time was limited - I did not travel with Rainbow Tours but stayed 2 nights in the B&B, and...More

Thank nadja b
Rainbow-Tours-SLanka, Owner at Rainbow Tours Sri Lanka, responded to this reviewResponded 18 June 2017

Always happy to work with recommendations as much of our business now comes in this way due to the large number of clients enthusiastic about our services over the years. Thanks so much for your supportive reviews on TA and FaceBook about your time with...More

Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

My partner (28) and I (23), 11 days with Rainbow Tours visiting Negombo, Nuwara Eliya, Ella, Kandy, Anamaduwa, Anuradhapura, Sigiriya & Pollonawura. Well what can we say, we have never experienced such a beautiful and magical place... We would have never been able to see...More

Thank Sophie23H
Rainbow-Tours-SLanka, Owner at Rainbow Tours Sri Lanka, responded to this reviewResponded 18 June 2017

It was our pleasure hosting you both on your island tour with us, especially as you came on the recommendation of your parents, who so much enjoyed their trip with us last year! We take your kind and generous remarks here and on FaceBook as...More

Reviewed 15 May 2017

I discovered Rainbow Tours through Trip Advisor. While I had booked all of my hotels, I was looking for a driver for our 10 day itinerary through Sri Lanka. Communicating with the Rainbow Tours team was professional, friendly and efficient - they offered advice on...More

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Rainbow-Tours-SLanka, Owner at Rainbow Tours Sri Lanka, responded to this reviewResponded 18 May 2017

Your kind and supportive comments are very much appreciated and help to maintain our leading profile on this forum. It was a pleasure looking after you and your family on your recent visit - and fortunate too that we had spare driver capacity due to...More

Reviewed 26 April 2017

We came across this company whilst researching on Trip Advisor and were not disappointed. Our initial inquiry about organizing a bespoke itinerary was addressed promptly and great attention was devoted to providing exactly what we asked for. The payment procedure was exceptionally easy and secure...More

Thank Naomi D
Rainbow-Tours-SLanka, Owner at Rainbow Tours Sri Lanka, responded to this reviewResponded 28 April 2017

It was a great pleasure hosting you both on your cultural round island tour and catching up in person over a "cuppa" at the Rainbow Tours B&B in Kandy! Glad to hear that our many years expertise in local tourism ensured that your visit was...More

Reviewed 22 April 2017

My friend and I had the most fabulous time in Sri Lanka with this being the case due to Rainbow Tours. We had been recommended the tour company from friends and we most certainly were not disappointed. Communication was efficient from the start from organising...More

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Rainbow-Tours-SLanka, Owner at Rainbow Tours Sri Lanka, responded to this reviewResponded 26 April 2017

After many years experience as a tour operator, we are now really pleased to be getting ever more "returning" and "recommended" clients such as yourself. There can be no greater sign of confidence in our services :) Delighted that you both enjoyed your round island...More

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Veronan186
13 November 2016|
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Response from del961 | Reviewed this property |
As you choose the cost of your accommodation depending on what standard of hotel you would like and its location, the cost will vary. When I first spoke to them I gave them an idea of what was acceptable to me. I could have... More
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Lynn M
29 August 2016|
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Response from Jannnab | Reviewed this property |
I would agree that Kandy is the best base. I would make sure you visit the tea country, in particular Ella,which is very special. From Kandy you can do many trips, even up north, depending on your time - make sure you use... More
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dragon72Devon
12 May 2016|
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I can't remember the exact amount but $35 seems right, just be wary of scammers - that charge a lot more - I nearly got caught the last time I went to Sri Lanka as they look legit, yet they act as middle men and charge an... More
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