top7 Top Attractions in Kandy

With the city located in Central Sri Lanka, it is enclaved by mountains and tea plantations, which contribute to its very calm atmosphere. It is also well-known for its sacred Buddhist sites making it a popular city for tourists. The attractions in Kandy therefore range from natural landscapes to traditionally and culturally rich spots. Here’s some of our top picks.

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Top attractions in Sri Lanka

Full Day Charming Kandy Tour: Highlights & Hidden Gems

NEW! WITHLOCALS ORIGINALS

from

€42.00 p.p.

Sri Lanka’s Best Treasures: Sigiriya Rock & Dambulla Caves

NEW! WITHLOCALS ORIGINALS

from

€83.00 p.p.

Hike the Adam's Peak and Catch the Sunrise

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€42.00 p.p.

Top multi-day tours in Kandy

Your Magical Sri Lanka Personalized Tour - 3 days

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from

€91.00 p.p.

Hiking Experience - Two Magical Days in Ella

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€42.00 p.p.

Hike the Adam's Peak and Catch the Sunrise

from

€42.00 p.p.

Top hidden gems tours in Kandy

Incredible Day Trip to the ancient city of Polonnaruwa

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€39.00 p.p.

Private Nuwara Eliya Experience: Tea, Locals & Nature

NEW! WITHLOCALS ORIGINALS

from

€35.00 p.p.

Sri Lanka’s Best Treasures: Sigiriya Rock & Dambulla Caves

NEW! WITHLOCALS ORIGINALS

from

€83.00 p.p.

This is what guests are saying about our hosts

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Tim Dushan
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Incredible Day Trip to the ancient city of Polonnaruwa

Dushan was briliant helping us create a peronalised tour at a great price. He knows a lot and is great to talk to. We highly recommend him for any tour you do!

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ユリ Manoshi
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All About Curry - Private Cooking class

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John Deshan
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Hike the Adam's Peak and Catch the Sunrise

What a great couple of days my daughter and I had with Deshan. Have done my fair share of tours over the years and this guy knows what it is all about. Polite, knowledgeable, and extremely accommodating. Would not hesitate to recommend or use again when next back in town.

It’s a great tour with Adams Peak (Sri Pada) a worthwhile experience. The early start is well worth the effort however be prepared for a work out climbing all those steps to the top. Deshan was a great support and excellent company. You will get to see wonderful landscapes and tea plantations a plenty including a couple of off the beaten track specials.

Thanks for looking after us.

Issy and John