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Address: Mitiyagoda, Ambalangoda, Sri Lanka
Phone Number: 717575840
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What you see is what you get

I approached this place with some caution after reading the TA reviews, but was very happy in the end. The quality of the goods is good - no sign of dodgy gems, and the quality... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
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United Arab Emirates
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

you must go and see the moonstone really i love moonstone and also i bought many moonstone and i will make nice ring ...!

Thank janithaguruge
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I approached this place with some caution after reading the TA reviews, but was very happy in the end. The quality of the goods is good - no sign of dodgy gems, and the quality was good (also confirmed by a jewellery expert in our group). The prices are quite high, but if you are happy with what you see,... More 

Thank mgishen
Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I went to this place during my trip and at first I thought it was a good place because I was really impressed by the tour.Then I went to buy some studs for myself.It's not a good place to buy jewels because they sell it at extremely high prices available at a low cost .I was just about to buy... More 

Thank hpindia
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went to this place on the way to Galle and they gave very good tour of the facility. In the end there was a pressure to buy these gems at very high prices which is at least three times higher when compared with a reputed shop in Colombo. Fortunately we bought only ear rings which was charged three times... More 

Thank Venkatesh S
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2015

Similar like gem museum in kandy/colombo, spice garden in matale, river safari near colombo, check first everything that the driver recommend!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2015

best place in mitiyagoda.there has very nice ornaments.. i get one ring,1 pendant. it's wonderful. i really love it

1 Thank alexandra g
Mangalore, India
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305 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 200 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015

Located very near to the Galle road, this place offers a view on how the Moonstone is mined. You can see how the final product which we wear passes thru the various stage from mining to polishing. Don't buy the products though, as they are highly priced. Instead buy the cinnamon, it is cheap and of good quality

Thank mgprabhu
Bentota, Sri Lanka
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4 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015

was amazing family trip with TuduTours, Viraj are friendly,kind & honest Always on time, trying to do what ever to make us happy. Wish to back again

1 Thank TuduTours
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3 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

We usually travel to Down south once in 02 or 03 months since we settled in Colombo in last December. This time the staff at the hotel we stayed recommended us this place. Just a couple of miles away from the main Galle road. We found the place giving a good insight into the total process from the mining to... More 

Thank Thomas H
Melbourne, Australia
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

We were taken to A C Malliyawadu (No 1)Moonstone Gem & Jewellery by our guide. We had a quick tour after which the staff gathered around & eagerly accepted the pens, pencils, books & sweets which we happily gave for their children. The shop was extremely hard sell & prices were not particularly good. After some bargaining I agreed to... More 

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