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It was an interesting visit round a very small spice garden, our guide ( a Dr in ayurvedic... read more

Reviewed January 24, 2019
24855SarahS
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Teddington, United Kingdom
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The tour was very interesting and informative, my husband was not happy as the guide decided to... read more

Reviewed March 7, 2018
Kep70
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Brigg, United Kingdom
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Reviewed January 24, 2019

It was an interesting visit round a very small spice garden, our guide ( a Dr in ayurvedic medicine) was informative. We were then given a mini massage and told about all the very organic herbs and spices of the highest quality that they sell....More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed October 7, 2018 via mobile

All this spices are not really the grow, I check the spices which is cheap in srilanka super markets, this place is a scam they will rip you off, even tour guides and drivers take us to get there commission be aware

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed March 7, 2018

The tour was very interesting and informative, my husband was not happy as the guide decided to demonstrate the hair removal cream on the middle of his leg. Surprising what you can do with herbs and spices in medicine but I am not convinced that...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Kep70
Reviewed December 23, 2017 via mobile

A small but nice spice garden. A very nice guide showed us around “the garden” with different spices and herbs. Even our teenagers were very interested. We tried very tasty chocolate and tea. As the guiding was for free, of course after the walkthrough they...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed April 20, 2017 via mobile

We visited this spice garden as part of our tour .it was a wonderful place and extremely interested we were welcomed with some lovely warm spice tea which is good for stomach problems. We had a free facial using the sandlewood cream which I personally...More

Date of experience: March 2017
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Reviewed March 26, 2017 via mobile

We got the whole tour and it was a real pleasure to learn so much about the plants and spices and how they are used for medicinal and health purposes. Our guide kept everyone including the kids engaged. We bought a number of the products...More

Date of experience: February 2017
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Reviewed October 2, 2016

I bought the following products 1) Yogi Tea - It is nice and warming to the stomach. The one they serve is really good and I weren't able to replicate even after following the printed instruction. 2) Cocoa Powder - It taste natural and good....More

Date of experience: June 2016
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Reviewed June 12, 2016

Being a city dweller, it is an eye opening to see so many varieties of spices grown literally in the backyard (demo spice garden). Mr Thiru, herbalist, explained it well and gave us small samples of leaves and barks to smell touch and taste. it...More

Date of experience: June 2016
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Reviewed April 16, 2016

The guide was very good in explaining about the herbs/plants. However then you have these products to get. You are not obliged, but the pressure is there. They are are at all cheap, especially considering that they lack of a label or any information on...More

Date of experience: March 2016
1  Thank Fairyemperess
Reviewed March 9, 2016

This area has so many spice gardens, all dong the same. However, as part of tour found it informative. Did not buy much at end of tour and turned down a massage. But....on holiday so worth seeing and getting the background to the local ways...More

Date of experience: February 2016
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