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Kandy Temple & City Walk

The quintessential tour of Sri Lanka’s Hill Capital

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Kandy Temple & City Walk

The quintessential tour of Sri Lanka’s Hill Capital

Host

Your host has lived in Kandy his whole life, seeing the city change much over the years, and has an excellent grasp of local culture and Sri Lankan history. His easy-going style lends itself well to showing people around and in 2014 he obtained his guiding license specializing in personalized travel and Sri Lanka’s Cultural Triangle.

US$ 36.00

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  • Joy Boat Service, Kandy Lake, Kandy
  • 3 Hours / 30 Mins
  • Child Friendly, Senior Friendly

Highlights

  • A guided walk around Kandy city, the last Capital of Sri Lanka and a UNESCO World Heritage Site

  • Explore the sacred Temple of the Tooth

  • Perfect experience to discover the real Kandy

  • This experience is NOT private

Host

Your host has lived in Kandy his whole life, seeing the city change much over the years, and has an excellent grasp of local culture and Sri Lankan history. His easy-going style lends itself well to showing people around and in 2014 he obtained his guiding license specializing in personalized travel and Sri Lanka’s Cultural Triangle.


Highlights

  • A guided walk around Kandy city, the last Capital of Sri Lanka and a UNESCO World Heritage Site

  • Explore the sacred Temple of the Tooth

  • Perfect experience to discover the real Kandy

  • This experience is NOT private

US$ 36.00

Book Now
  • Joy Boat Service, Kandy Lake, Kandy
  • 3 Hours / 30 Mins
  • Child Friendly, Senior Friendly

Details

This walk begins alongside Kandy Lake, at the center of the city and bounded by a distinctive “cloud wall”. As your host guides you around the lake, hear stories of Sri Lanka’s last kingdom and follow the footsteps of countless Buddhists through the ornate grounds of the Temple of the Tooth that is peppered with monuments to significant times in the island’s history. Explore the streets on foot, visiting a local church, passing the busy shops of Ali Mudukkuwa and the city’s impressive clock tower. Drop in for a drink at the Empire Café and end your walk at Kandy Market surrounded by local life and an exciting array of exotic fruits and vegetables.


What to bring:

  • Conservative dress/flip flops


What we’ll provide:

  • Entrance fees

  • Tea/coffee

  • Socks


Instructions on getting to Location

Your host will meet you in front of the Joy Boat Service by the Kandy Lake.

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