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The birdwatchers quest through Hanthana Mountain Range – Kandy

The birdwatchers quest through Hanthana Mountain Range – Kandy

By Sri Lanka Day Tours
It’s a great addition to your “things to do in Kandy” list. True experience of the natural beauty of the hill country and it’s an ideal trail to go bird watching. Fantastic, moderate treks which burn the extra calories gained during the holiday. Option to visit the Sri Lanka Tea Industry Museum and acquire more knowledge about the history of Sri Lanka’s tea industry.
per adult
Lowest price guaranteeReserve now & pay laterFree cancellation

Ages 12-100
Duration: 5h
Start time: Check availability
Mobile ticket
Live guide: English

  • Bottled water
  • Services of a local trekking guide for the trek.
What's not included
  • Any transportation
  • Any additional beverage or food, which would be ordered extra
  • Any tips for the staff

  • Udawattakele Lake, Kandy, Sri Lanka
    Udawatta kele entrance
End:This activity ends back at the meeting point.

    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Near public transportation
    If you have questions about accessibility, we’d be happy to help. Just call the number below and reference the product code: 54366P21

    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
    • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
    • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
    • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate

    • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

    If you have questions about this tour or need help making your booking, we’d be happy to help. Just call the number below and reference the product code: 54366P21

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