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Address: Wewelpitiya Road, Kandy, Sri Lanka
Phone Number: 0777841066

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A forest at the edge of the city -- wow

It is calming to walk along the dirt trails through the forest. The screeching of the crickets some times gives you the creeps. But it gives you the kind of experience in a deep... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 28, 2015
Chamalee A
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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

One of its kind in Asian, this is a uniquely preserved nature forest and you can spend the whole day in this nature forest, it is so relaxing. Entry tickets apply but less than $20.00.

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Baltimore, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

Beautiful and quiet escape from the noise and chaos of Kandy City. Just watch out for the leeches and wild boar!

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

It is calming to walk along the dirt trails through the forest. The screeching of the crickets some times gives you the creeps. But it gives you the kind of experience in a deep jungle. I personally loved it. Wonderful place for nature lovers to spend time walking and talking . Not much of an attraction otherwise.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

Beautiful forest pretty much inside the city. A mini sinharaja. What I would have wished was a guide that tells me more about the plants and animals living there, they did not offer unfortunately. The lady at the entrance says she has no change but actially she has ;)

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Mombasa, Kenya
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

Amazing view full of nature at it's best and not polluted, and exceptionally breath taking. Any one would enjoy this!

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Dhaka City, Bangladesh
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

Cool and Calm place to relax your mind. Very beautiful. Its is really nice on early morning and you can see the sun rise through trees and mountains....

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Kandy, Sri Lanka
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

It one of the most calm and quiet places in Kandy... and once you go inside you will never realize that you are very much in the middle of a town... its complete jungle and the best thing is you can have a wonderful time though it is so much close to the city. but for tourists I recommend to... More 

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Kandy, Sri Lanka
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

This is a very calm place which is situated near the Kandy City. It is a calm and Quiet place which is suitable for those who like to do meditation.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

From the busy city of Kandy, you can't imagine this type of quite beautiful forest is situated there. This is man-made forest made by king Rajasinghe for his palace wood requirement of kitchen and other things.. Now it's a huge forest.. Very quiet and calm place.. You need atleast 4 to 5 hours to explore full jungle..

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Kandy, Sri Lanka
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

That forest is very attractive.no need to spend big amount..very peaceful THIS PLACE IS INTERESTING ONLY FOR NATURAL LOVERS. There are lot of road ways long distance to walk.If you need you can use bicycle . There are 3 forest monestries in side the forest .buddist monks are maditating Don't disturb them TRY TO KEEP UP SILENT BACKGROUND.

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Address: Wewelpitiya Road, Kandy, Sri Lanka
Phone Number: 0777841066
Location: Asia  >  Sri Lanka  >  Central Province  >  Kandy

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