Multi-day trip

From Kandy: All-Inclusive 2 Nights Guided Tour of Sri Lanka

Activity provider: Beyond Escapes

From Kandy: All-Inclusive 2 Nights Guided Tour of Sri Lanka

Activity provider: Beyond Escapes

From US$ 315 per person

Explore the indigenous village of Mahiyanganaya on this guided 2-day tour. Enjoy waterfall trekking, visiting a wedda village, and a Sorabora Lake boat ride.

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Duration 1.5 days
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Live tour guide
English
Pickup included
From your hotel in Kandy.
Private group

Experience

Highlights
  • Learn about the procedure from a local Mahiyangana and get hands-on experience milking a cow
  • Enjoy breakfast on top of Sarabora Rock cooked for you by a chef as you take in the morning light
  • See the Wedda village of Dambana and learn from a local guide how they guard their culture
  • Watch the sun come up on Sorabora Lake and the fishermen gather their catch for the day
  • Relax at a 4-star hotel and enjoy supper with beer and wine as you unwind from your journey
Full description

Day 1 Kandy / Mahiyanganaya 6 AM: Leave Kandy and proceed with your driver for two hours to reach Mahiyanganaya. 8:30 AM: Arrive at Mahiyanaya and start trekking with a local guide to explore the hidden waterfalls. Pass by countryside attractions including paddy fields and canals. Enjoy the sounds of the waterfalls and the songs of the birds. Visit two beautiful hidden waterfalls and explore the surrounding nature's flora and fauna. 12:30 PM: Be driven to your hotel in Mahiyanganaya. 2 PM: Arrive at a four-star luxury hotel and spend some time at your leisure. 3:30 PM: Leave to visit the Wedda village of Dambana. Learn more about the fascinating lifestyle of forest dwellers and how they have adapted to the changing times. 6 PM: Arrive back at the hotel and enjoy the hotel facilities including dinner with wine and beer. Stay overnight at Keven’s Casa hotel Mahiyanganaya. Day 2 Mahiyanganaya / Your next Destination 5:30 AM: Leave the hotel to witness the dawn of a new day, as the sun rises over the horizon of the beautiful Sorabora Lake. Listen to the birds chirping away as you breathe in the fresh morning air and enjoy the true beauty of nature. 6 AM: Do a scenic, hour-long boat tour across the 1440-acre body of water in Sorabora Lake and enjoy the breathtakingly beautiful views of the blue waters. If lucky, catch the moment when a diving bird plunges into the water for a fishy snack. Watch as the local fishermen use a traditional form of fishing to enclose the fish and bring it ashore. 7:30 AM: Enjoy breakfast with a view. Head over to the top of the Sorabora Rock where your chef will await your arrival to cook up a freshly prepared, delicious breakfast. 8:30 AM: Try your hand at milking the friendly yet mischievous cows in Mahiyangana. Learn about the procedure from a local villager and get hands-on experience milking a cow. 9:30 AM: Enjoy swinging at the edge of the lake or try mountain biking to explore more of the surroundings. 11 AM: Check out from the hotel and proceed to your next destination (Transportation will be provided to Ella, Yala, Pasikuda, Polonnaruwa, Habarana, Dambulla, Sigiriya, Kandy, and Nuwara Eliya free of charge)

Includes
  • Hotel pickup from Kandy
  • Drop off at your next destination (from selected cities only)
  • Transportation by an air-conditioned vehicle
  • Waterfall trekking with snacks and Lunch
  • Wedda village experience with a local guide
  • Dinner with wine and beer
  • Sunrise experience on a boat ride in Sorabora Lake
  • Lakeside activities and Breakfast
  • Personal expenses
  • Tips
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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What to bring

  • Sunglasses

Not allowed

  • Firework

Product ID: 421064