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Royal Botanical Gardens

Peradeniya Road, Peradeniya 20400, Sri Lanka
+94 81 2 388088
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good29%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“fruit bats” (163 reviews)
“orchid house” (358 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
LOCATION
Peradeniya Road, Peradeniya 20400, Sri Lanka
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+94 81 2 388088
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"fruit bats"
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"orchid house"
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"nice garden"
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"sri lanka"
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"an oasis"
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"flora and fauna"
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"entrance fee"
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"spice garden"
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"walk around"
in 26 reviews
"nice walk"
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The best taxi for Kandy city tour with comfortable vehicles and reliable drivers. I suggest for my friends about Kandy call taxi..

Thank Naji12ds
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This is the best place that you could visit in central Sri Lanka. The garden covers a big area. There are vehicles that you can hire to view the garden. However, an easy paced stroll is the best way to view this display. (you don't...More

Thank Ponniah K
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Visited here with my partner and our 3 youngest children in April. We only had a few hours here and did not really get to see everything - ideally you want to spend a whole day here. The place is vast and so much to...More

Thank Sellest
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Reviewed 6 days ago

These gardens have the lot. Exotic plants. Stunning orchids in a splendid orchid house. Vistas. Tree arcades great lawns. The public buildings like cafes are a disappointment but the gardening and the collections of plants are top notch. And the monkeys add to the fun...More

Thank Kirkcaldylad
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Copes with the crowds well.The shop is decent but looks like it needs a restaurant too. Some great trees for the monkeys. The large orchid collection is a star.

Thank f2s
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is from someone who definitely doesn't have green-fingers! The place is beautiful with tremendous history. I promise you that you will not get bored for 1 minute!

Thank 871shaileshb
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Reviewed 1 week ago

It is an enormous park and so we hired a golf cart to explore it. The ride was amazing and the park was definitely impressive. It had a variety of trees; bamboo collections, lawns, lakes, ferns, palms trees, a spice garden and an exotic orchid...More

Thank SuPrIyA J
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Gardens and all the different areas are all very well kept and maintained. Some good opportunities for pics. We took about 2hrs walking around and felt that was enough as was a very warm day. For info - when walking around you will see couples...More

Thank Jamie K
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I’m not the biggest fan of gardens and parks - especially in the heat but I’ve changed my mind after visiting here. The gardens are massive - took us 3 hours to explore on foot. You can also hire a golf cart if you want...More

Thank ayesha c
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

this is a nice and beautiful place to visit if you are interesting in Nature, Green color, calmness leisure. if you are willing to vacation in Sri Lanka i suggest this place visit once.

Thank Thiraj P
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Aleksandr D
March 23, 2018|
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Response from NomadicTraveller7 | Reviewed this property |
Boris has answered your question. It is well worth visiting
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exophunk
March 9, 2018|
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Response from vkricsi | Reviewed this property |
So, I hope my answer is not too late for you- it seems no possibility to leave your bags there.
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Nafeeha R
January 14, 2018|
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Response from Nayyoula | Reviewed this property |
10 $ for renting the car to visit the park. For the fees i don't really know. it was a package. When u finish, visit the souvenirs shop, it is cheap.
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