Kandy City Walk

Discover Kandy up close and explore Kandy's most important monuments as you walk with your guide through the streets of the city. One of the most interesting aspects of this walk is the contrast of people, religions and ethnicities you encounter in Kandy, all living in perfect chaotic harmony. This fun-filled Kandy city walking tour includes a visit to the famous 'Dalada Maligawa' (Temple of the Tooth Relic), the main Kandy Market, gem shops, handicraft shops and other interesting places.
  • A hosted walk around the UNESCO city of Kandy.
  • Discover sacred spaces and intriguing tales of the city.
  • Listen to umpteen stories about the city’s rich heritage and colonial past.
Kandy is the last capital of Sri Lanka before British rule. This city is rich in cultural and historical heritage in each corner. The best way to explore the beautiful city, surrounded by lush greenery, is by taking a walk exploring its highlights and listening to the treasure trove of stories from its glorious past.
Start the tour at the Kandy Lake. Proceed to the British Garrison Cemetery, zooming past the Sacred Temple of the Tooth, situated in the Royal Palace Complex. Enjoy the fascinating stories that unfold; re-live what may have happened in the intriguing Royal Empire under its last independent monarchy, before it came under British rule in 1815. Experience the religious diversity of the island from the phenomenal temple grounds to an elegant church, effervescent kovil and past a local mosque.
Stop for a refreshing beverage at the iconic Empire Café and then end the walk with a visit to the colourful street market, which offers everything from aromatic spices to clothes and various knick-knacks.

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