10 Best Nature and Wildlife Tours in Kandy - 2020 (with 285 Reviews)

Popular Kandy Nature and Wildlife Tour Packages

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Excursion to Riverston Gap in Sri Lanka 9H ₹ 5784 4.0 star View Details
Kandy Tea Plantation | Overnight Tour | Flat 10% off 2D/1N ₹ 6700 4.0 star View Details
Udawattekele Forest Reserve | Nature Retreat | 32% off 5H ₹ 2500 4.0 star View Details
Knuckles Range Trek | 2 Days/1 Night | Flat 16% off 2D/1N ₹ 4500 4.0 star View Details
Knuckles Waterfalls Trek | Flat 25% off | 1000 Cashback 13H ₹ 4200 4.0 star View Details
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Excursion to Riverston Gap in Sri Lanka Featured
Excursion to Riverston Gap in Sri Lanka

9H

Matale

About the Activity:Get ready to feel the essence of Riverston, located approximately 30 km from the Matale town.Get picked up from your hotel in Kandy and commence your exploration by 8:30 AM in the morning after reaching Riverston and enjoy the view until it is dusk.Visit the two great waterfalls of Riverston “Sera Ella” and “Bambarakiri Ella which will get refreshed and rejuvenated.Embark on a 4 KM trek along the Sera Ella waterfalls and passing through the beautiful dense forest. Aftermath, enjoy a lip-smacking lunch and proceed to enjoy a photography session in Pitawala Pathana trail and witness the beauty of the surroundings. At around 5.30 PM in the evening, end your trip and head back to Kandy by getting dropped off to your respective hotel. 
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40 Ratings

4.0

40 Ratings

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INR 6,124

INR 5,784

Kandy Tea Plantation | Overnight Tour | Flat 10% off Best Seller
Kandy Tea Plantation | Overnight Tour | Flat 10% off

2D/1N

Kandy

Kandy, a well-known place in the Sri Lankan city imparts great influence of its history as well as religious composition. The location is popularly called as the Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic that signifies the home of several exceptional museums and iconic spectacles. The spot is perfect for finding peace and provides endless delight to the visitors.About the Activity:The overnight tea plantation adventure in Kandy lets you witness the scenic beauty of tea plantations and grab immense pleasure. The tour is ideal for nature lovers to experience supreme bliss and adventure at the same time by undergoing an overnight plantation tour in a tea and spice plantation. The package is inclusive of hotel pickup and drop-off and overnight accommodation at Simson’s Forest with all meals. You shall also gather a tea plucking experience with estate workers along with hiking and trekking experiences. You shall also enjoy Candlelight dinner with a glass of wine and champaign breakfast with unlimited cocktail, mocktail, wine and beer (Selected brands) by the glass (11.00 am to 10:00 pm only).  Besides, you receive a 15 minutes foot or head and shoulder massage at the spa and a delightful one-hour high tea experience. The package is inclusive of all taxes, fees and handling charges.Starting/Ending Point:  The package comes with comfortable pick-up and drop off facility to and from your hotel in Sigiriya.Note: Minimum 2 and maximum 4 persons are required to book this activity.
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28 Ratings

4.0

28 Ratings

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INR 7,500

INR 6,700

Udawattekele Forest Reserve | Nature Retreat | 32% off Best Seller
Udawattekele Forest Reserve | Nature Retreat | 32% off

5H

Kandy

Get the most out of your visit to the Udawatte Kele Sanctuary by traveling with a private nature guide. Travel via tuk-tuk through the scenic hill country to the sanctuary, located near Kandy Lake. The sanctuary includes three Buddhist forest monasteries and three cave dwellings for Buddhist monks and also acts as a catchment area for the supply of water to the city of Kandy.  Listen to guided commentary tailored to your interests and enjoy the ability to travel at your own pace.About the tour:-You will be picked up from your hotel in Kandy and transferred to Udawatta Kele sanctuary for bird watching and nature trekking.-As you reach there, you will with your nature guide who will give a brief detail of the trail and the forest reserve. Afterward, your nature trail will begin. -Udawatte Kele sanctuary is a home of birds like yellow fronted barbet, Layard’s Parakeet, Spot bellied eagle owl, Sri Lankan hanging parrot, Green fronted leaf bird and native three-toed Kingfisher. It is a good location for panoramic photographs of Kandy city and butterflies, mammals that come very close to you. -As the tour concludes, you will be dropped off to your hotel. Timings: 6:00 am - 11:00 am Time duration: 5 HoursStarting/Ending Point: Your hotel from KandyNote:-Minimum 2 people are required to book this tour.-Maximum 9 people are required to book this tour. 
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26 Ratings

4.0

26 Ratings

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INR 3,700

INR 2,500

Knuckles Range Trek | 2 Days/1 Night | Flat 16% off Best Seller
Knuckles Range Trek | 2 Days/1 Night | Flat 16% off

2D/1N

Kandy

The Knuckles Mountain Range implies to a prominent tourist spot, declared as the National Heritage and Wilderness Area by UNESCO. You can carry out a thrilling trekking activity that lets you trespass through beautiful forests and excellent trekking trails, occupied with different climatic zones.About the Activity:The Overnight Hike Knuckles Riverston package provides you with the scope of going through an overnight hike and witness nature wonders of the amazing knuckles mountain range through the Riverston area. Grab the charming scenes of the highlands around along with the foggy mountain of Riverston, the point from where you can observe the entire view of the surrounding countryside, in addition to Thelgamuwa Valley.The package comes with comfortable hotel pickup & drop off facility on a tuktuk along with letting you grab delicious meals, tea with snacks & bottled water. The tour is also accompanied with the assistance of a professional trekking team and standard equipment & first aid officer with a stretcher.  The package is inclusive of all entrance fees and taxes and provides a memorable DVD with all the photos and videos. You shall also be provided with overnight accommodation at a holiday resort.Timings: The package has the duration of 1 night 2 days, where the tour begins at 5.30 am on the first day and ends at 6.30 pm on the second day.Start/End Location: The package comes with convenient pickup and drop off facility to and from your hotel in Kandy, Dambulla, Sigiriya or Habarana.Note: The minimum number of persons required to book this package is 2.
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28 Ratings

4.0

28 Ratings

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INR 5,400

INR 4,500

Knuckles Waterfalls Trek | Flat 25% off | 1000 Cashback Best Seller
Knuckles Waterfalls Trek | Flat 25% off | 1000 Cashback

13H

Kandy

Experience a side of Sri Lanka other tourists rarely see in this waterfall-trekking tour of Knuckles Mountain Range. The UNESCO World Heritage Site has one of the most adventurous trekking paths in the country. The trek is about 10 KMs both ways. The journey begins and ends with a memorable Tuk Tuk ride which will add value to your adventure.About the tour:-You will be picked up from your hotel via Tuk-Tuk and transferred to the Knuckles mountain range. -As you reach there, you will with your nature guide who will provide a brief description of the route and the hike. And from here, your trekking tour will begin. During this trekking, you will have the opportunity to witness many of these species.-As it gets towards midday, you will stop en route for a hearty picnic lunch and then continue to a hidden waterfall where you will get an opportunity to have a bath in the crystal –albeit slightly chilly – water.-Now its time to climbing down with your guide and meet your TukTuk driver who will take you back to the hotel. Timings: 5:00 am - 6:30 pm Time duration:13.5 HoursStarting/Ending Point: Your hotel from KandyNote:-Minimum 2 people are required to book this tour.
Superb

40 Ratings

4.0

40 Ratings

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INR 5,600

INR 4,200

Camping in Knuckles | Flat 21% off | 1000 Cashback Best Seller
Camping in Knuckles | Flat 21% off | 1000 Cashback

2D/1N

Kandy

Get out in Sri Lankan nature and explore the majestic mountains in the Knuckles Range with a private guide. This private trekking tour includes an overnight campsite set up for your and all meals. Walk at your own pace in the company of a private guide and keep your eye out for local bird and plant life species in one of the country's most biologically diverse places.Timings: 6:30 am - 6:00 pm Starting/Ending Point:  Your hotel from KandyNote:-Minimum 2 people are required to book this tour.-Maximum 10 people are required to book this tour.
Very Good

37 Ratings

3.0

37 Ratings

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INR 7,000

INR 5,500

Heeloya Tourism Village | Trekking with Lunch | 18% off Best Seller
Heeloya Tourism Village | Trekking with Lunch | 18% off

10H

Kandy

Heeloya, based in the Kandy district, implies to a peaceful village in Sri Lanka which caters great scope of sightseeing activities, rendering immense peace to the visitors.   The visitors get a chance to witness the typical village culture and the beautiful agricultural composition of the location.About the Activity:The Heeloya Village trekking package lets you grasp the rural culture of Sri Lanka and undergo a fun-filled sightseeing activity. Witness the ancient Sri Lankan village composition and the lifestyle of the local people. You shall be able to observe how the proceedings of hearing a case is made by the village-headman and their ways of paddy cultivation, home gardening, livestock, spice plantations, toddy tapping, handicrafts, bee-keeping, etc.The package comes with comfortable hotel pickup & drop off facility along with letting you grab delicious lunch and refreshments. The tour is also accompanied with the assistance of an experienced and licensed multilingual local guide. The package is inclusive of all government taxes.Timings: The package has a duration of 10 hours, where the tour begins at 6 am and ends at 4 pm.Start/End Location: The package comes with convenient pickup and drop off facility to and from your hotel or residence in Kandy.Note: The minimum number of persons required to book this package is 2.
Superb

26 Ratings

4.0

26 Ratings

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INR 2,700

INR 2,200

Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage Tickets | from Kandy | 25% off
Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage Tickets | from Kandy | 25% off

8H

Kandy

About the Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage Day Tour:- You will be picked from your hotel at 8:00 am for a tour to Pinnawala elephant orphanage from Kandy where you can enjoy a daylong adventurous expedition. - Spend a day amid the elephants and explore the largest home of wild Asian elephants in the world. - Behold the large herds of captive elephants roaming around freely, bathing pleasingly, wading slowly, and cuddling each other affectionately.- Relish the fun of watching calves playing with each other happily and rushing here and there aimlessly.- Spend some moments among these elephants and experience the surreal bond between a human and an animal. - Observe the elephants from the closest proximity and capture this breathtaking vista in your digital lens.- Play with elephants, caress them, feed them, click snaps with them, and enjoy watching them bathe in a river. - In your Kandy to Pinnawala elephant orphanage tour, you’ll also get a chance to learn how this orphanage caters elephants, provides them food, and treats the injured ones. - Also, visit Royal Botanical Garden and witness a huge collection of orchids of numerous varieties. At 4:00 pm you will be drop off to your hotelAbout the Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage:Witnessing a large herd of elephants is not a usual thing. So, if you want to make your day unusual by seeing plenty of elephants, visit Pinnawala elephant orphanage from Kandy. Being the largest home of captive elephants in the world, this orphanage has many wonders to throw your way.  Pinnawala elephant orphanage is not just an orphanage but also a nursery and the captive breeding earth for the Asian elephants. The institution was home to nearly 10,000 elephants in 2011. Since then, the number is increasing only. No wonder why it is because Pinnawala elephant orphanage does a lot for the orphaned elephants. Once you’re there, you yourself can see how institution cares, rescues, and treats the elephants. In this elephant orphanage, you’ll get an opportunity to play with elephants and feed them. You can also delight in the herd of elephants wading, bathing, and cooling them off pleasantly in the riverside.  Before finishing your tour, head to Kandy View Point and capture the breathtaking vista of the entire city from the high above. In the end, take a stroll in Royal Botanical Garden and admire the glory of nature. Opening Hours:Daily from 8:30am - 5:30pm
Excellent

23 Ratings

5.0

23 Ratings

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INR 2,200

INR 1,650

Kalpitiya Luxury Beach Camp in Sri Lanka
Kalpitiya Luxury Beach Camp in Sri Lanka

2D/1N

Kalpitiya

About the Activity:Turtle point lodge and diving camp is situated near the small fishing village of Kandakuliya on the west coast of the Puttalam district of Sri Lanka.The lodge is a true escape from modern-day civilisation as guests can enjoy the romanticism of using oil lamps instead of electricity. After your arrival at the campsite, start your day with a lip-smacking breakfast and indulge in the bird watching activity as you enjoy the meal.Aftermath, embark on a short hiking amidst the dense and beautiful forest and explore the same.In the afternoon, enjoy a delicious barbecue lunch in the magical setting, followed by some fun filled activities and relaxation.In the night, carve your hunger with the five course dinner with beer and alcohol amidst the heart warming setting where the whole area is lit up with traditional flame torches and a roaring campfire. The next day, head back to your home with lots of memories, after a delicious breakfast. 
Superb

37 Ratings

4.0

37 Ratings

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INR 27,489

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