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Sammy Tours - Private Day Tours

Address: Sri Lanka
Phone Number: +94 (0) 776 034289
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Ranked #57 of 397 Activities in Sri Lanka
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Private tours, Sightseeing Tours
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Type: Private tours, Sightseeing Tours
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Canberra
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015 NEW

My friend and I came to Sri Lanka for a friend's wedding in January 2015, and decided to do a 7 day tour around the wedding. After scouring the internet for recommendations, and obtaining a few quotes, I decided Sammy's tours was the way to go. I was quite hesitant at first, as whilst Sammy was excellent at replying to... More 

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Tallinn, Estonia
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55 reviews 55 reviews
9 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015 NEW

That was a disaster. I found Sammy in the internet and contacted him asking if he could guide in Sri Lanka and organize a trip. The choice was made based on many feedbacks to his guidance. Sammy replied that yes, he could organize everything advising a certain program for 5 days trip. When we agreed on the plan he asked... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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30 reviews 30 reviews
7 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

We spent 4 weeks in India and decided in the middle of our holiday that maybe we could go to Sri Lanka for the last week. I went on tripadvisor to look for some guides and found Sammy tours with lot of good reviews. Sammy replied to my email straight away with suggested itinerary. I have made few changes in... More 

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Abu Dhabi
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

My family and I decided to celebrate the New Year (2015) with a vacation to Sri Lanka. We weren’t sure what the best approach to both seeing everything and getting some relaxation in. After scouring TripAdvisor for several days I found Sammy Tours. I was initially skeptical of the reviews; nobody could be as good as the reviews Sammy received.... More 

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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25 reviews 25 reviews
10 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

I chose Sammy Tours because of the positive reviews on trip advisor. Sammy was always very quick to respond to our emails which was great. We sent emails back and forth until I was happy with the itinerary. The itinerary was a little rough around the edges but eventually did contain enough information about our trip. I had assumed that... More 

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Riga, Latvia
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5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

We found Sammy from our friends who took tour with him year ago and totally did not regret it! We had an amazing vacation. Sammy planned our whole trip, offered nice hotels with excellent service. He and our guides made our vacation like a dream come true! We drove through whole island and we saw so many beautiful places and... More 

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

Based on the previous Tripadvisor reviews we have booked our private tour with Sammy. Although the communication in English using e-mail is not super, all went smooth and easy! Sammy suggested a schedule for us, where we made some changes later on which was followed up properly. The trip itself was relaxed and our driver & guide did there level... More 

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Hong Kong, China
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

We found Sammy Tours through tripadvisor. Sammy gave us quick and clear answers to all our inquiries and professional advices on our itinerary. During our 10 days trip, we had loads of surprises. Besides the temples, tea plantation, ancient UNESCO sites and beach, we visited 2 different safaris, a boat trip and a wonderful elephant ride which were completely different... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014

Our experience with Sammy Tours was unforgettable. We took a two-day trip and a one-day trip. Our guides and drivers were - Shelie & Suari and Prasad & Aijdh. They were so friendly and helpful. Nothing was too much trouble and the whole experience felt like it was tailored to us. We are looking to visit Sri Lanka again but... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

Sammy Tours made our trip to Sri Lanka in late November 2014 memorable. No matter what we requested, Sammy was able to provide it and came up with some great suggested changes. Shellie, our guide, was wonderful. He was knowledgable, friendly and lots of fun to be around. Upon arrival in Colombo at 3.30 am, Shellie was there and helped... More 

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