Colombo to Kandy in 1 Amazing Day with a Local


The Smiling Historian

Colombo to Kandy in 1 Amazing Day with a Local

Spoken in: English, Italiano, Sinhala, Español

( 83 reviews ) star Day trip Colombo 1 - 5 watch_later 10 hours
  • Walk around the Kandy Lake
  • Go to a Elephant Safari in Pinnawala
  • Visit the Spice and Herbal Garden
  • Explore the famous Tooth Relic Temple
  • Discover Kandy with your own private guide
  • 100% personalized experience to fit your needs

You will be picked up anywhere in: Colombo

What you can expect

A trip to Sri Lanka should include a visit to Kandy but if you don't have much time to spare, I have the perfect solution for you!

I will take you on a day trip from Colombo to Kandy, where you will see what this beautiful city has to offer. I will be your private driver and personal guide!

And it's not only about what you will see in Kandy, this experience is also about the hidden gems along the way. Along the way, you'll have the opportunity to go to an Elephant Safari in Pinnawala.

Once in Kandy, you will discover the must-sees of the city. Go to the Spice and Herbal garden where I will tell you all about the tons of spices used and known in Sri Lanka. And no visit to Kandy is complete without a visit to the famous Tooth Relic Temple! This temple holds tons of stories and interesting insights about Buddhism, I'll explain everything.
Walk around the Kandy Lake created by the Last King and visit the Gem museum, this place showcases everything there is to know about Sri Lanka's Gem Stones.

Plus, enjoy tons of local stories provided by me and ask away! I'll answer all of your travel questions.
Let me create the perfect day in Kandy for you!

This is the plan

Meeting point:
Pick up from your hotel
Stop 1
Stop at an Elephant Safari in Pinnawala
Stop 2
Arrive in Kandy
Stop 3
Visit the Spice and Herbal Garden
Stop 4
Go to the Tooth Relic Temple
Stop 5
Walk around the Kandy Lake
Stop 6
Enjoy a tasty lunch at a local restaurant
Stop 7
Go back to Colombo
End of Tour
Drop off at your accommodation

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Day trip details

Private Day trip
Mode of transport
Car (cost included)
10 hours
Nr. of guests
1 - 5 persons
Meeting point
Guest pick-up
included (free of charge)
within 48 hours
  • checkFree cancellation up to 14 days before experience date
  • closeNo refunds within 14 days of experience date

What's included
checkPrivate guide
checkA/C Car
checkFuel for the vehicle and parking
Not included
closeEntrance tickets


The Smiling Historian

83 reviews

I am Prasanna Buddhika and everyone calls me BUDDI. I have been working as a tourist driver for many years. Now I was qualified as a Tourist guide lecturer and authorized to visit all the sites in Sri Lanka . I speak Italian and English. Many tourist from all over the world travelled with me. I have received positive comments as a safe driver guide from them. Thank you very much for looking at my profile and I warmly welcome you all to Sri Lanka ."

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