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Temples In Kandy, Sri Lanka: Day Tour Includes

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Temples In Kandy, Sri Lanka: Day Tour Overview

Trip Location: Kandy

Take a break from the beach and immerse yourself in Sri Lankan culture on this half-day tour from Kandy. Visit the most ancient and historically important temples – Embekke, Lankathilaka, and Gadaladeniya.

About the tour:
-You will be picked up from your hotel by an air-conditioned car. 
-Visit Embekke temple which is famous for the intricately carved wooden pillars of its bigger, or drum hall.
-Continue to your next stop-  Lankatilake Temple. It is one of the finest temples in the district, built on a huge rock outcrop and painted a pale blue rather than the usual white.
-Moving forward to the last destination- Gadaladeniya Temple. It is a Buddhist temple with a Hindu extension that is a similar age to the Lankatilake Temple and the Embekka Devale.
-As the tour concludes, you will be dropped off to your hotel. 

Timings: 8:00 am - 12:30 pm 
Time duration: 4 Hours
Starting/Ending Point: Your hotel from Kandy

Note: 
-Minimum 2 people are required to book this tour.
-Maximum 8 people are required to book this tour. 

Temples In Kandy, Sri Lanka: Day Tour Itinerary

  • Day 1 -

    8:00 am: You will be picked up from your hotel in Kandy by an air-conditioned car.

    9:00 am: Visit Embekke temple.

    9:45 am: Visit Lankatilake Temple.

    10:30 am: Visit Gadaladeniya Temple.

    11:15 am: You will be taken back to your hotel in Kandy.

Activity

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  • Sightseeing

Other Inclusions

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  • Hotel Pick up and drop off by an air-conditioned vehicle.
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  • The entrance fee during sightseeing
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  • Service of an English-speaking chauffeur guide.
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  • Water bottles during the tour
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  • All government taxes

Things To Carry

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  • Camera
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  • Sunglasses
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  • Extra Pair of Clothes
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  • Sunscreen Lotion

Advisory

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  • Children of 5 years and younger are complimentary when accompanied by a paying adult.
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  • All children must be accompanied by an adult.

Tour Type

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  • This is a group tour

Temples In Kandy, Sri Lanka: Day Tour: Cancellation Policy

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  • 49 hours prior to the scheduled starting time: No Cancellation Fee
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  • Within 48 hours prior to the scheduled starting time: 100% Cancellation Fee.
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  • No Shows - 100% Cancellation Fee.

Temples In Kandy, Sri Lanka: Day Tour: Refund Policy

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  • The applicable refund amount will be processed within 10 business days
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  • All applicable refunds will be done in traveller's thrillophilia wallet as Thrillcash

Temples In Kandy, Sri Lanka: Day Tour: Booking Confirmation Policy

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  • The customer receives a confirmation voucher via email within 24 hours of successful booking
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  • In case the preferred slots are unavailable, an alternate schedule of the customer’s preference will be arranged and a new confirmation voucher will be sent via email.
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  • Alternatively, the customer may choose to cancel their booking before confirmation and a full refund will be processed.

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    People Also Ask About Temples In Kandy, Sri Lanka: Day Tour

    1. How much would a temple tour in Kandy cost?

      The minimum price of the tour of temples in Kandy is about INR 1900.There are also many other packages. There are many temples of religious significance all around Kandy.

    2. What are some of the most famous temples in Kandy?

      Kandy is a spiritual and cultural city dotted with many famous temples of historical significance.Some of the most famous temples in Kandy are :

      Embekke Temple

      Lankatilaka Temple

      Gadaladeniya Temple

      Kataragama Temple

      Temple of Tooth

    3. How do I get to Kandy?

      There are multiple ways to travel from Colombo to Kandy. It takes about 3h 15m to cover a distance of around 104 Kms by road. There are two types of bus available: the air conditioned smaller buses with ticket cost of INR 190 and the bigger buses non air conditioned buses with tickets costing INR 70-90. There is a limit on both types of busses for the amount of luggage you can carry.

      Generally large pieces of luggage are not entertained and you may have to buy an extra ticket for them. Colombo to Kandy taxi booking can be done at travel desks and through online portals.The fastest, comfortable and hassle free option would be private transfers by car. There are many places of tourist significance in Kandy like temples and museums.

      The Kandy temples and museums are also famous for their spiritual and cultural heritage. Some of the famous temples Kandy has to offer have both Buddhist and Hindu religious influences.

    4. What do I need to carry for this activity?

      Some of the things you can carry for this activity are :

      Camera

      Sunglasses

      Extra Pair of Clothes

      Sunscreen Lotion

    5. What are the other inclusions in the package?

      The inclusions in the Kandy temples tour package are :

      Hotel Pick up and drop off by an air-conditioned vehicle.

      The entrance fee during sightseeing

      Service of an English-speaking chauffeur guide.

      Water bottles during the tour

      All government taxes

    6. What is Kandy famous for?

      Kandi is famous for its location being surrounded by mountain ranges and having a scenic lake in the middle. Kandy is also famous for its cultural and spiritual sites. Some of the famous Kandy temples and places are :

      The Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic, The Royal Botanical Gardens in Peradeniya and Esala Perahara which is famous for its festivities.

    7. What is there to do in Kandy?

      Some of the temples of Kandy has to offer and things to do in Kandy are :

      A visit to the Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic .

      A visit to the Royal Botanical Gardens in Peradeniya.

      A visit to the Kandy Lake

      A visit to the Udawattakele Forest Reserve

      A visit to the Bahirawakanda Temple

      A visit to the Royal Palace and National Museum Kandy

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