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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Knuckles mountain range is a World Heritage sight in Sri Lanka. It is conservation area and bio diversity hot spot which have rare species and plants. There is five peaks which is more than 24km hike and many other places to visit. Famous Dumbara velley...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Nilmini P
Reviewed September 21, 2018 via mobile

We absolutely loved this day trip from Kandy. The views are stunning, you’re up in the clouds and you see the weather changing rapidly before your eyes. An amazing getaway to spend the day all alone with the beautiful nature that Sri Lanka had to...More

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank Christopher K
Reviewed September 15, 2018 via mobile

The Knuckles Mountain Range is stunning! So green and rich in wildlife and scenery! Loads of waterfalls and a beautiful day of hiking. Definitely go to Knuckles if you’re not to sure what to do in Kandy, you won’t regret!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank HenryGalligan1996
Reviewed September 6, 2018

We drove from Polonnaruwa through the Knuckles Ranges to Kandy in our little hired Tuk Tuk. What an amazing journey... beautiful vistas, climbing so high up over the range you cold feell the temperature dropping as we ascended. Some beautiful photo opportunites.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank JazzyPerth
Reviewed July 25, 2018 via mobile

We took a trek from kandy.It was a two hour journey from kandy to knuckles.We had less time on our hand so we trekked for 12 km.Our guide took us to tea garden .It was amazing and we were between clouds and mist and small...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank SATYAM G
Reviewed June 18, 2018

This is infact a large Reserve and Collection of protected Mountains. Only Certain places accessible by Road. There are more than 1 Mini World's ends. Just be sure where you are going. I liked the way towards it which travel through so many difficult roads...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank Nandana P
Reviewed June 2, 2018

A perfect getaway for nature enthusiasts. Green mountains, rivers and waterfalls. There are some amazing hiking, cycling trials if you wonna explore more...

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank Chamila A
Reviewed April 26, 2018

for a small team hike theres almost no other place which can beat the charms and seduction of Knuckles. I particulary recommend the trail up peak 2 from Panvila ,Bamberella area. Knuckles still remains much less experienced,and interfered with, therefore the pristine and pure beauty...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank ksamarasrna
Reviewed April 21, 2018

In 2010 Sri Lanka was awarded its 8th UNESCO Heritage Site – The Central Highlands because of its unique biodiversity. The Central Highlands Heritage site is actually a group of highlands comprising the Peak Wilderness Protected Area, Horton Plains and Knuckles Conservation Forest. The name...More

Date of experience: March 2018
2  Thank Poliiwog
Reviewed April 8, 2018

From our eco lodge we spent five hours walking in the foothills of the mountain range - through tea plantations and beautiful countryside. Interesting watching the ladies picking tea leaves with such skill - will definitely appreciate my Ceylon tea more than I used to....More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank ScotsmanEssexUK
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Silvia D
September 17, 2018|
Response from Laksiri J |
Knuckles mountain range offers 2,4 or 6 hour treks. Starting point at Hunnasgiriya. Best is to hire a local guide.
August 24, 2018|
Response from Andrew_AdventureSL |
Andrew adventure trekking
Waseem H
August 9, 2017|
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Response from KnucklesSkyCamp | Property representative |
We could do the camping with you. Please send us an inquiry to our Sri Lanka Trekking Team. Ravi