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Amazing Family Holiday

Four couples part of a family from New Zealand went to Sri Lanka in July and did a tour with Sammy Tours for 12 nights. We had such a great family holiday where we experienced a... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 17, 2015
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Auckland, New Zealand
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27 reviews
12 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2015

Four couples part of a family from New Zealand went to Sri Lanka in July and did a tour with Sammy Tours for 12 nights. We had such a great family holiday where we experienced a lot of different food, culture and experiences. After some, sometimes difficult to understand, communication, we were pleased to be safely collected from the airport... More 

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Hermosa Beach, California
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015

I went on a last minute tour to Sri Lanka with my 15 year old son. We travel throughout Asia for 2 months for the past 6 years. We started following Buddha's path in Northern India, then travelled throughout Thailand, volunteered in Loas for 2 weeks and because we loved India we thought Sri Lanka would be a great addition... More 

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Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015

We spent 12 days with sammy tours and it was amazing tour, we received very good treatment and he was very flexible when it comes transportation and visits. Also the team advised us and helped us a lot specially in places to visits and shopping Thanks a lot sammy for the tour

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hertfordshire
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9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015

After numerous emails to and from Sammy, we finalised our 6 day 5 night tour albeit in pigeon English at times! I was a little nervous sending a deposit over and it was quite a lot of hassle via my bank (and costly - £25) but Shelly and Suri turned up, early, at our hotel as planned. They were both... More 

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Yarm, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015 via mobile

Cannot hype this tour any more. Emailed Sammy who gave me a sample tour with hotels and I just tailored it to our wants. 6 days touring then 4 days in 5* all inclusive at the end was ideal. I would recommend going for superior rooms as standard is basic. Anyway Sammy can organise anything you want and having Shelie... More 

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015

We had a 12 day tour with Sammy Tours as part of our honeymoon in Sri Lanka in January (sorry it has taken me so long to get round to writing this!). I booked the tour via email with Sammy after finding Sammy Tours online. I was a little dubious at first as we were asked to transfer money to... More 

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Langley City, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

We had an absolutely amazing tour of Sri Lanka thanks to our guide, Shelie, and our driver, Sura. Shelie knows a lot about Sri Lanka and its history, and he took very good care of us. Sura is an excellent driver and never made us feel uncomfortable with risky driving behaviour. Our 8 day tour went like this: pick up... More 

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Perth, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015 via mobile

I travelled to Sri Lanka for Chinese New Year this year on my own. I stayed at the Cinnamon Grand Hotel in Colombo, which was excellent. I selected Sammy Tours from Tripadvisor as I wanted to see some of SriLanka whilst I was there as well as have some time relaxing. I arranged two day tours with Sammy. His emails... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015

We Had a 14 Day Personalized Tour of Sri Lanka with Our Very Excellent and Outstanding Tour Guide, Mr. Yah and Our Driver. Mr. Yah and the Driver were Excellent, Outstanding and TOP of the Line in Every Respect. Excellent, Excellent, Outstanding. Wonderful Tour Guide and Driver. Our Tour Guide and Driver Worked Very Well Together and Provided Us with... More 

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Cheshire, UK
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24 reviews
5 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

Our 6 day personalised tour of Sri Lanka with our amazing guide, Jaya and driver, Adjih, was brilliant in every respect. A great pair, who clearly get on well and work brilliantly together, provided us with insights into the history, the culture, Buddhism and other religions, the political situation and the scenic beauty of this great country. This was delivered... More 

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