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Regent Spice and Herbal Garden - Matale

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Don't go in to the shop

Go enjoy the garden and free hot chocolate, massage is not free as you have to tip! DO NOT go in... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2018
Tania H
Bournemouth, United Kingdom
via mobile
It’s a business plan of tour guide

Tour guide take us here and wanted to buy stuff , as per my knowledge all this spice gardens are... read more

Reviewed 8 October 2018
via mobile
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Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

Tour guide take us here and wanted to buy stuff , as per my knowledge all this spice gardens are business oriented nothing true, Each tour guide also get commission , It’s a scam

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank azamh
Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

Bought some items from them which is overpriced but it works. So decided to search on line and found similar item in this company ceylon tropical spice garden but got scammed. Didn't receive my orders Wish there's a regulatory body for Ayurvedic medicine. Ayurvedic medicine...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Viv6656
Reviewed 22 August 2018

The tour and walk around this spice garden was quite pleasant and informative. It is interesting to learn that spices can be used for far more than just in cooking! None of our group took up the offer for a 'free' massage. The shop was...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank KirstynScott25
Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

We were taken here by a tuktuk driver (obviously on commission) because he nagged us and we had some time to kill before our next trip so we gave in and went. We knew it would be a bit of a scam and were right-had...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank kate w
Reviewed 14 August 2018

We had a verry good time doing the tour around the garden, and the Food in the resteurant was good, but it all felt like a sales meeting. When you come to the end of the tour they gather you to present their Products, and...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Jonas H
Reviewed 29 July 2018

They have a nice show, sell products that are fake, bought "ayurvedic hairremovel" but it was ordinairy stuff that you buy for a few euro's in the West, common chemical stuff. They prices are crazy and I think the guides that bring you there get...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Rieki C
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

Go enjoy the garden and free hot chocolate, massage is not free as you have to tip! DO NOT go in the shop or you really will be ripped off. It's hard sell. BE Warned, government shop or not!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Tania H
Reviewed 3 July 2018 via mobile

We were delighted to be taken to this amazing garden for an explanation of Ayurvedic medicine, it’s benefits and a massage thrown in for free! We were given a tour by a man currently studying Ayurvedic medicine and boy did he know his stuff! He...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank hughlotte
Reviewed 26 June 2018

Lambs to the slaughter ! a really nice brief garden tour. The Guide was a little hard to understand as he spoke quite fast. The garden was lovely and I am pleased that I have seen it, but tourists beware !!! and expect the hard...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Bennynorris
Reviewed 13 June 2018

I bought a number of products here which, surprise surprise, do not work especially the hair removal cream that "removes hair permanently". I questioned this by asking "well if this is the case, how come you are not selling this breakthrough product all over the...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Moorie
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