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Address: 676 Peradeniya Road, Kandy, Sri Lanka
Phone Number: 94812387045
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Quality stones, designs and workmanship- the trifecta!

We highly recommend a visit to the Lakmini showroom, to see quality gemstones, designs and excellent workmanship. Tiesh is the brand name Lakmini use for their European... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 3 weeks ago
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Fremantle, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Firstly let me say I am very ignorant when it comes to gems, I know what I like when it comes to jewellery however I do not have the knowledge to discuss quality. Enjoyed the introductory film showing how the gems were mined, then looked in the show rooms, beautiful rings etc. I didn't see anything that I really liked... More 

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Fremantle, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We highly recommend a visit to the Lakmini showroom, to see quality gemstones, designs and excellent workmanship. Tiesh is the brand name Lakmini use for their European market. For this reason you will see quite a broad range of designs in the showroom from traditional to more avant garde ( experimental and innovative). Ask to see the rings that flip... More 

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Auckland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2015

An interesting and informative store with the movie of the history of gem mining and getting a feel for working in their mines. The shop is lovely and it is great to see all the different gems on display, the colours are dazzling and you will have no problem finding someone to help you. I would rate it excellent for... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

In the beginning of your visit U are watching a movie of stone history and its exploration. Then U will shown the most famous stones in naturally shape, it's just beautiful! One of the men knew russian and really helped us to find what we were looking for. In the end, I created my own ring design, choosen all stones!... More 

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Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

You are guided with a short film through a LED TV monitor on Gem Exploration.You can see a model of tunneling and Gem cutting process before walking up to the spacious show room which displays Gem stones to jewels studded with Gems of various varieties. They give a certificate of guarantee of Gems purchased. Cards are accepted for Purchase.Looks to... More 

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2013

This is one of the premier mining and marketing companies for gems in Sri Lanka. Their 8 min documentary on mining of gems and diamonds was very informative. Nice collection of precious stones and jewellery if one wants to indulge in spending

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2013 via mobile

They have a nice selection of gems and jewelry but based what I have purchased in Thailand I believe they are quite over priced. I would skip this unless your keen on buying.

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2013

Their product chain is at the highest quality & there is a huge selection.One can find Both gems & jewelery in very big quantity.As far as I have heard the prices are comparatively high.But their products look so much better.The workshop , video section , the gem pit & the showroom has been done with unique features !!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2012

Have to see place, museum downstairs with shop upstairs, interesting introduction on the start... Staff is very helpful and attentive. I and my friend bought beautiful rings made on our requests less than in one day time from stones we chose at the shop and we both love our rings, it is exactly what we wanted. As well as my... More 

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