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  1. Sri Lanka
  2. Central Province, Sri Lanka
  3. Kandy
  4. Dambethenna Tea Factory

From Bentota: Kandy Tour with Tooth Temple & Gardens Visit

Product ID: 346516
Explore the ancient capital of Sri Lanka, nestled in the lush hills of the Kandy Plateau. Visit one of the most sacred places of worship in the Buddhist world and become immersed in the culture and history of this picturesque city.
About this ticket
Valid 1 day
Skip the ticket line
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Driver
English, German

Pickup included

Please wait in the hotel lobby 5 minutes before pickup time.
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Visit the site that houses a relic of the tooth of the Buddha at the Temple of the Tooth Relic
  • Explore Kandy, the last capital of the ancient kings' era
  • Stroll through collections of orchids, medicinal plants, and spices at the Royal Botanical Gardens of Peradeniya
  • Sample fresh Ceylon tea
Full description
The day begins with hotel pickup in Bentota. Travel in an air-conditioned vehicle through mountain valleys and tea plantations to Kegalle, and take in the delicious aromas of its spice gardens which attracted merchants from all over the world to the ports of Sri Lanka.  

Continue on to the ancient capitol of Kandy, home to the Temple of the Tooth Relic, one of the most sacred places of worship in the Buddhist world. Declared a World Heritage site by UNESCO in 1988, it is believed that whoever holds the relic holds the governance of the country. Explore the the area surrounding Kandy Lake and check out the Hindu and Buddhist temples within the Natha Devale.

The next stop on the route is the Royal Botanical Gardens of Peradeniya, home to over 8,000 different species of trees and plants. Finally, visit a local tea factory and relax with a cup of unblendes, fresh Ceylon tea before the return journey.
Includes
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off.
  • Entrance to the spice garden.
  • Entrance to the tea garden.
  • Sample of Ceylon tea.
What’s Not Included
  • Food and drinks.
  • Gratuities.
  • Entrance ticket to the Temple of the Tooth Relic.
  • Entrance ticket to the Royal Botanical Garden.
  • Entrance ticket to any other optional site.
Not suitable for
  • People with back problems