Enjoy a tour of the scenic city of Kandy by tuk-tuk, a city known for its alluring temples and numerous sightseeing spots. Learn the history and culture of the Kandyan kingdom as you make your way through this beautiful world heritage site in your three-wheeled ride.
Why you will love it
- Travel through Kandyan history up to the present day.
- Experience the fun of riding in a tuk-tuk
- Explore the history and architecture of the city
What you will experience
Enjoy an exclusive experience of the scenic city of Kandy, also listed as a world heritage site by UNESCO, by tuk-tuk. Discover the city, the new and the old, as you navigate through the streets on your tuk-tuk, your three-wheeled transport that has become an integral part of Sri Lankan culture.
Start your journey with a short walk discovering the area around the lake with your guide. Learn about the contribution of the British in the city’s formation as you explore the Garrison cemetery, a colonial remnant of history bearing names of influential people in Kandy’s history.
Pass through the grounds of the temple of the tooth, a shrine that holds a special place in Kandyan history as you make your way to your ride of the day, your tuk-tuk. Discover the hills and views that overlook the city in the tuk-tuk and bask in its natural glory. Hear some fascinating stories and age-old tales of the city, as you take a break underneath the marvellous giant Budha. Wrap up the experience at Helga’s Folly, an unusual hotel perched above the city.