Kandy Day Tour

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12 Hours

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Lanka Tour Host is a top-rated tour company in Sri Lanka that offers a range of exciting day tours, including the Colombo, Negombo or Kaluthara to Kandy Day Tour. This tour is perfect for those who want to explore the cultural and natural wonders of Kandy, one of the most popular tourist destinations in Sri Lanka.

The tour starts with a convenient pick-up from your hotel in Colombo, Negombo or Kaluthara by Lanka Tour Host. From there, you’ll be taken to Kandy, where you’ll visit a Spice Herbal Garden and learn about the various spices and herbs used in traditional Sri Lankan cuisine and Ayurvedic medicine.

Next, you’ll visit the Tooth Relic Temple, one of the most sacred Buddhist sites in the world. Here, you’ll see the sacred tooth relic of Lord Buddha and learn about the temple’s rich history and cultural significance.

After the temple, you’ll visit the Royal Botanical Garden, which is home to a vast collection of plants, trees, and flowers. You’ll have the opportunity to walk through the garden and admire its beauty and serenity.

As part of the tour, you’ll also enjoy a delicious buffer lunch at a local restaurant, where you can sample traditional Sri Lankan cuisine.

The Colombo, Negombo or Kaluthara to Kandy Day Tour with Lanka Tour Host is an all-inclusive tour, with entrance fees and transportation included. The tour guides are knowledgeable and friendly, ensuring that you have a memorable and informative experience.

Overall, the Colombo, Negombo or Kaluthara to Kandy Day Tour with Lanka Tour Host is a must-do for anyone visiting Sri Lanka. So, book your tour today and get ready to explore the wonders of Kandy with Lanka Tour Host.


  • Visit Spice Herbal Garden
  • Tooth Relic Temple
  • Gem Museum
  • Kandy View Point
  • Bahirawakanda Statute

Bulk discount adult
# Discount group From adult To adult Value
1 02-03 Pax 02 03 50%
2 04-07 Pax 04 07 60%
3 08-15 Pax 08 15 65%

07:00 a.m Pickup and proceed to Kandy
07:00 a.m Pickup and proceed to Kandy

If you're staying in Colombo, Negombo or Kaluthara, you can easily arrange a pickup to Kandy for a day tour. Kandy is a must-see destination in Sri Lanka, famous for its rich culture, history, and scenic beauty.

Many tour operators offer pickup services from hotels in Colombo, Negombo, and Kaluthara, making it easy to get to Kandy without worrying about transportation. You can choose from a variety of vehicles, including cars, vans, and buses, depending on the size of your group and your budget.

The journey from Colombo, Negombo or Kaluthara to Kandy takes around 3-4 hours, depending on traffic conditions. Along the way, you'll get to see some beautiful scenery and rural villages, giving you a glimpse of life in Sri Lanka outside of the city.

Once you arrive in Kandy, you'll have the opportunity to explore the city's many attractions, including the Temple of the Tooth, the Royal Botanic Gardens, and the Kandy Lake. You can also visit the nearby Spice Herbal Garden in Mawanella for a unique and educational experience.

A day trip to Kandy from Colombo, Negombo, or Kaluthara is an excellent way to explore this beautiful city and learn more about Sri Lanka's rich culture and history.

Spice Herbal Garden in Mawanalla
Spice Herbal Garden in Mawanalla

If you're planning a Kandy Day Tour, a visit to the Spice Herbal Garden in Mawanella is a must-see destination. Located about 30 kilometers from Kandy, this garden offers a fascinating insight into the world of spices and herbs.

As you stroll through the garden, you'll have the opportunity to see a vast array of plants and trees that produce the spices and herbs that are commonly used in Sri Lankan cuisine. You'll learn about the medicinal properties of various plants and how they are traditionally used in Ayurvedic medicine.

The garden's knowledgeable guides will take you on a tour, explaining the different varieties of spices and herbs and their uses in both culinary and medicinal applications. You'll get to see the plants up close and even smell and taste some of them.

In addition to the garden tour, there is also a small gift shop where you can purchase a variety of spices and herbs to take home. You can also enjoy a traditional Sri Lankan meal made with freshly harvested spices and herbs.

The Spice Herbal Garden in Mawanella is an excellent addition to any Kandy Day Tour itinerary. It offers a unique and educational experience that is sure to leave a lasting impression.

Tooth Relic Temple in Kandy
Tooth Relic Temple in Kandy

A Kandy Day Tour, one of the must-visit attractions is the Temple of the Tooth Relic. Located in the heart of Kandy, this temple is considered one of the most sacred Buddhist sites in Sri Lanka.

The Temple of the Tooth Relic houses the relic of the tooth of Buddha, which is believed to have been brought to Sri Lanka in the 4th century. The temple was built in the 17th century and has since been expanded and renovated over the years.

Visitors to the temple can admire the intricate architecture and beautiful artwork that adorn the building. You'll also have the opportunity to witness traditional Buddhist ceremonies, including chanting and drumming, which are held several times a day.

The highlight of the temple is the room that houses the tooth relic itself, which is located on the upper floor. While visitors are not allowed to see the actual tooth, you can view the golden casket that contains it, which is surrounded by offerings of flowers and incense.

A visit to the Temple of the Tooth Relic is an essential part of any Kandy Day Tour. It offers a unique insight into Sri Lanka's rich Buddhist heritage and is a must-see attraction for anyone interested in culture and history.


If you're on a Kandy Day Tour, make sure to take some time to enjoy a traditional Sri Lankan lunch at one of the many restaurants in the city. Sri Lankan cuisine is known for its bold flavors and use of fresh herbs and spices, making it a must-try for food lovers.

Many restaurants in Kandy offer a traditional Sri Lankan buffet, which includes a variety of dishes such as rice, curries, and vegetable dishes. You can choose from vegetarian or meat-based options, depending on your preference.

One of the most popular dishes is rice and curry, which typically consists of steamed rice served with several different curries, such as dal, chicken or fish curry, and a variety of vegetable dishes. The curries are usually quite spicy, so be prepared for some heat!

Other popular dishes include hoppers, which are thin pancakes made from rice flour, and kottu roti, which is a stir-fry of chopped roti bread with vegetables, egg, and meat or seafood.

Most traditional Sri Lankan restaurants in Kandy offer a comfortable and relaxed atmosphere, making it a perfect spot to unwind and refuel after a day of exploring the city.

A traditional Sri Lankan lunch is an excellent addition to any Kandy Day Tour. It's a chance to experience the local cuisine and culture and indulge in some delicious and flavorful dishes.

Gem Museum
Gem Museum

One of the unique aspects of a Kandy Day Tour is the opportunity to explore Sri Lanka's rich gem and jewelry industry. Sri Lanka is known for producing high-quality gemstones such as sapphires, rubies, and emeralds, making it a popular destination for gemstone enthusiasts and jewelry collectors.

A great way to start your gem and jewelry adventure in Kandy is by visiting the Gem Museum, which is located in the heart of the city. Here, you can learn about the history and mining techniques of Sri Lankan gems, as well as see some stunning examples of the country's precious stones.

After visiting the museum, you can head over to Serene Gems, a reputable jewelry store that specializes in authentic and uncommon gemstones. The store offers a wide selection of jewelry pieces, including rings, necklaces, earrings, and bracelets, all made with high-quality gemstones.

The staff at Serene Gems is knowledgeable and friendly, and they can help you find the perfect piece of jewelry to suit your style and budget. The store also offers a certificate of authenticity with every purchase, so you can be sure that you're getting a genuine Sri Lankan gemstone.

A visit to the Gem Museum and Serene Gems is a fantastic addition to any Kandy Day Tour. It's a chance to learn about Sri Lanka's rich gemstone heritage and acquire a unique and beautiful piece of jewelry to treasure for years to come.

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  • Entrance fees mentioned the Itinerary
  • Lunch
  • Drinkg Water
  • Parking and Highway charges
  • Personal Expenses
  • Tips and Donations


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