Day Excursion to Kandy & Pinnawala
Excursion to Pinnawala & Kandy, Pick Up points in Negombo or Colombo. If you require pick up from a different resort, then please contact us
Start from Negombo or Colombo 7 am. Take a 2 hour drive to Pinnawala. Afterwards, visit the Botanical gardens. Take lunch. Finally, visit Kandy and the Temple of the Tooth. Return back to Negombo to Colombo for dinner.
Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage
Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage is a popular attraction located in the Sabaragamuwa province of Sri Lanka. The orphanage was established in 1975 with the goal of providing a safe haven for orphaned and injured elephants.
Visitors to the Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage can observe these majestic animals up close as they roam freely around the grounds. The orphanage is home to many elephants, making it one of the largest elephant sanctuaries in the world.
In addition to watching the elephants, visitors can also participate in feeding and bathing them. The daily elephant bath is a highlight of the experience, as the elephants splash and play in the river under the watchful eye of their caretakers.
The Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage is more than just a tourist attraction – it is also an important conservation effort to protect and care for Sri Lanka’s elephants. By visiting the orphanage, tourists can support these efforts while also having a once-in-a-lifetime experience with these gentle giants.
Peradeniya Botanical garden
Peradeniya Botanical Garden is a beautiful and lush garden located in the Kandy district of Sri Lanka. The garden was first established in the 14th century as a pleasure garden for the kings of Kandy and was later expanded under British rule in the 19th century.
Today, the garden spans over 147 acres and is home to a diverse collection of plants and trees from all over the world. Visitors can stroll along the garden’s pathways and admire the colorful orchids, towering palm trees, and fragrant spices.
The Peradeniya Botanical Garden also features several attractions, including a giant Javan fig tree that covers an area of over 1,800 square meters, a suspension bridge that offers stunning views of the garden, and a spice garden where visitors can learn about the various spices used in Sri Lankan cuisine.
The garden is a must-visit destination for nature lovers and anyone looking to experience the beauty and tranquility of Sri Lanka’s natural landscapes.
Kandy is a bustling city located in the central part of Sri Lanka. It is known for its rich cultural heritage and the iconic Temple of the Tooth, which is believed to house a relic of Buddha’s tooth.
The Temple of the Tooth is a sacred site for Buddhists around the world and attracts thousands of visitors each year. It is located in the heart of the city and features stunning architecture, intricate carvings, and beautiful paintings.
In addition to the Temple of the Tooth, Kandy is also home to several other attractions, including the Kandy Lake, which offers a peaceful retreat from the busy city streets. Visitors can also explore the Kandy market, where they can find local handicrafts and souvenirs, or take a trip to the nearby Udawatte Kele Sanctuary, which is a beautiful forest reserve with hiking trails and stunning views.
Overall, Kandy is a must-visit destination for anyone traveling to Sri Lanka. It offers a unique blend of history, culture, and natural beauty, and is sure to leave a lasting impression on visitors.
We take care of all details for your visit, whether you are a solo traveller, a couple on holiday or honeymoon, a group of friends or visitors seeking activity.
We can tailormake any tour for you, simply Contact Us for more information.
Even if you prefer the freedom of doing everything yourself then why not rent a tuktuk or scooter from us. Have the peace of mind knowing that everything has been taken care off. So all you need to do is to put the petrol in and off you go and explore!