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Address: Sri Lanka
Phone Number: +94 (0) 776 034289
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Fantastic Experience on our Sri Lankan Tour with Jayantha

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... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 16, 2015
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Southampton, United Kingdom
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Southampton, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 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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Hong Kong, China
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10 reviews 10 reviews
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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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105 reviews 105 reviews
12 attraction reviews
87 helpful votes 87 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 24 reviews
5 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
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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Kamloops, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015

My girlfriend and I used Sammy Tours for a 2 week tour of Sri Lanka. Initially we were hesitant about basing our trip around a tour company, but the many positive reviews persuaded us to give it a shot. Sammy provided an excellent itinerary, and as we made small changes here and there he made recommendations and showed the reflection... More 

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Canberra
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

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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67 reviews 67 reviews
12 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

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
8 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 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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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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