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Whether you're a foodie, history lover, urban explorer or a traveling family. Enjoy Kandy to the max with the best things to do in Kandy with a local expert. The best thing? It's private & personalized - just for you!

Top 10 things to do in Kandy

Make your stay in Kandy complete with these things to do

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Our top picks for Kandy

Kandy is home to a World Heritage Site and is centrally located. It is therefore well-connected to the major cities in Sri Lanka. You will have a long list of things to do in Kandy ranging from visits to religious sites, trekking through amazing landscapes and truly exploring the hidden gems of the city with a local guide. We have listed down some of the best things to do in Kandy below.

Exciting things to do in Kandy

The best way is the local way! From wandering through sprawling tea fields to hexploring idden temples, your local host will show you the best things to do in Kandy on your private tour. With so many activities, you’ll be spoiled for choice with all the fun things to do in Kandy. Foodies will be delighted by the delicious street food. Discover beautiful temples and unique alleys as you taste your way through samosas, kasava chips and paper dosas. Nature lovers will be hitting the trails on foot or by bike, climbing Sigiriya Rock and exploring the Dambulla Caves. With your local host to show you where to go, you’ll be amazed by how many outdoor activities there are in Kandy. Simply let your local host know your personal hobbies and interests, and they will know just where to go to find the perfect things to see and do in Kandy! When you’re exploring a new city, it is so much more rewarding to travel with a local host who knows every corner of Kandy in depth. Whether you prefer to visit Nuwara Elliya to learn about the tea trade, take a private cooking class or stroll through the bustling markets, your local host will only show you the best things to see and do on your private tour! If you’re planning what to do in Kandy, a Withlocals private tour is the perfect way to discover the best activities. With your local host by your side to customize your tour, you’ll be exploring Kandy on your own terms. Let them know what suits you and they will sort it all out locally for you!

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