Kandy city, Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic, and Royal Botanical Gardens tour
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Attractions & guided tours

Kandy city, Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic, and Royal Botanical Gardens tour

Free cancellation
Language: English
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: up to 6 hours
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Visit the Temple of the Sacred Tooth, a UNESCO World Heritage Site
  • Explore Kandy, the last capital of the Sinhala Kings
  • Stroll through the Royal Botanical Gardens of Peradeniya
What to expect

Enjoy this full-day tour of Kandyan culture and discover the highlights of this ancient city. Your tour will start at 8:30am with a pick-up from your hotel.

Proceed to the Temple of the Sacred Tooth, recently listed among the UNESCO World Heritage Sites, home of the Sacred Tooth Relic of Buddha, The visit will take approximately 1 hour. Continue your excursion becoming immersed in the culture and history of the picturesque city of Kandy. Last capital of the Sinhala Kings, Kandy is the second-largest city of Sri Lanka. Considered the cultural and religious center and part of the cultural triangle of Sri Lanka, it is listed among the UNESCO World Heritage Sites.

After lunch, head to Peradeniya to visit the Botanical Gardens which is approximately a 30-minute drive from the Kandy city. The botanical gardens were established in 1821. Home of more than 4000 varieties of plants such as orchids, spices, medicinal plants, and palm trees, the total area of the garden is 147 acres of land.

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COVID-19 information
The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
  • The experience complies with government regulations
  • Social distancing is enforced
  • Areas frequented by visitors are regularly disinfected
  • Hand sanitizers are provided for staff and visitors
  • All gear/equipment is sanitised between use
  • Visitors are required to bring and wear masks
  • Guides and all other staff are required to wear masks
  • What's included
    • Hotel pick-up and drop-off
    • Lunch and water
    • Guided tour
    What's not included
    • Entrance fees
    Reduced price
    • Children (age 3-11)
    • Infants (age 0-2): free admission
    Where
    Meeting point:

    Pick-up from your hotels in the Kandy city area and Peradeniya area. You will indicate your pickup location at checkout and confirm your pickup time and location directly with the local operator

    What to remember
    • Please bring your passport or ID
    • Please wear comfortable shoes, bring your sunglasses and sun hat. When you visit the temples please wear clothes that cover your knees and shoulders, no transparent clothes
    • Please confirm your pickup time and location with the local operator prior to the tour. You will find the contact details on the voucher after booking


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    When
    • Please refer to the calendar for updated starting times and availability
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    Provider
    Aitken Spence Travels
    Booking fee
    Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
    Cancellation policy
    Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 1 day before the activity begins.

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