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Experience Sri Lanka like a local. We offer a wide range of private tours in Sri Lanka. Discover the hidden gems of Sri Lanka with one of our private guides.
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Kandy, Sri Lanka
+31 20 261 3477
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Miyuru is a charismatic, intelligent and articulate who planned a perfect private tour for ten friends. We were picked up punctually in a brand new bus and a short distance later we were walking through the activity of the streets and vendors. Miyuru takes you...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Alexandermartin
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ranil took us on a day trip to Nuwara Eliya from Kandy. His friendly and helpful communication prior to the day was great. On the day he proved to be equally knowledgeable and a safe and patient driver. His itinerary was well thought out and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank g0bgimmick
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We wanted to do something different during our time in Kandy and came across this mountain biking trip. Vishwa was a fabulous host, tailoring the trip to our ability whilst taking in breath taking views and refuel stops (mangos, coconuts, bananas and a lunch stop)....More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Chetna S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Sirigiya and Dambulla are two amazing sites to visit if you are in the Kandy area. We were able to do them both in one day thanks to our guide Sandun. First, of all the things you expect such as knowledge of the English language,...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank laurencesims66
Reviewed 3 December 2018

I had really good day in Kandy. My guide was Minoshi , a very lovely lady who told me a lot about Sri Lankan culture and Buddhism. We visited historical places , one of them was Temple of Tooth. I learnt a lot about Buddhism,...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 30 November 2018 via mobile

Thank you Arqam for a wonderful tour and how well you passed your knowledge on to the 6 on our tour. Such good value, interesting sites and a lovely lunch at a nice clean restaurant with clean western toilets. A fun tuk tuk ride too....More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank amandach25
Reviewed 21 November 2018

My wife and I love to try local food wherever we go, and some friends had used withlocals previously for a food tour. We decided this sounded just like something we'd enjoy and set up the account for our first experience. We were so glad...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 20 November 2018 via mobile

We made a trip from Kandy to the Adams Peak. He showed us not just the Adams Peak. We discovered a few other areas like a Tea Factory, went river rafting and he also told us much about sri lankan culture and animals! We liked...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 850dominikn
Reviewed 20 November 2018 via mobile

Absolutely loved this tour, Arqam was great! Very entertaining, as well as informative about the food and the city- and all round bloody nice chap!! Would recommend this to anyone who wants to try some authentic local food at the same time as meeting a...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Cassielamb
Reviewed 19 November 2018

We had a wonderful day trip with Prasanna (Buddi)\u2026.He took us to all the places that we wanted to visit and pointed out important landmarks along the journey....No problems at all,in fact if we could give him a higher rating we would....Thanks again

Date of experience: November 2018
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Vidya R
6 May 2017|
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Response from tommassini07 |
Hi Vidya, Our hosts in Kandy can certainly provide such a trip for you. Because Withlocals is a platform where travelers and local guides can connect with each other through our platform, I suggest you go to our platform... More