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Nipuna Knuckles Trekking

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The Knuckles Range is an UNESCO world heritage site a beautiful unspoiled area that has everything from tea estates, rice terasseces to jungle located near the city of Kandy. There is an abundance of birds, flowers and amazing views, definitely...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Kandy 20000, Sri Lanka
+94 72 121 0172
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was a really wonderful trek through a wide variety of landscape. Nipuna, our guide was clearly very knowledgeable and passionate about the area. The trek, while not difficult is mostly uphill and you would need to be relatively fit for the journey. This was...More

1  Thank HelenLanghammer
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

An adventorous and beautiful hiking trip with a super friendly guide that had an answer to all our questions about the surroundings and the Knuckles wild life! Can highly recommend this hiking trip, which included alot of observing wild life, bathing in a scenic waterfall...More

1  Thank odadypvik
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

excellent guide and superb hike thru thru some lovely country side.the trek was uphill...but compensated by excellent picture perfect country side..

1  Thank thilaq
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Wow does this guy know what he's doing. The one day hike included a taste of traditional village life as well as a strenuous hike through tea plantations up to a beautiful waterfall in the knuckles range. We saw a range of endemic animals from...More

1  Thank lukeheard25
Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

We hiked the high knuckles on the hard trek with Janake. Our original guide couldn't make it but we were paired with another couple and guided by Janake who was absolutely brilliant. He spoke excellent English and stopped to tell us all about the local...More

1  Thank Lbjongerius
Reviewed 13 September 2018 via mobile

We had such a great two days in Knuckles Forrest Reserve. The first day we climbed the highest peak with stunning views of the area. The second day we did the shorter trek starting in the mountains and ending in between the rice paddies. Our...More

1  Thank Roman B
Reviewed 13 September 2018 via mobile

Nipuna was a fantastic guide for our day trek. He knew everything about the surrounding nature and always pointed out fruit and herbal plants along the way. The scenery was absolutely stunning and featured rice paddies, tea plantations, waterfalls and mountain views. Would highly recommend...More

1  Thank Catriona S
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

We did a one day tracking tour in knuckels forest. The tour was great!! We started at a village just outside the forest and passed through rice terraces into the forest ending at tea plantations and an amazing view! The guide, owner of the company...More

1  Thank Anouk H
Reviewed 20 July 2018 via mobile

We did a one day trekking with Nipuna and it was wonderful. We felt we were really getting to know Sri Lanka: the fields with rice and tea, the spices and fruits and birds: Nipuna could show us a lot! And he also knew how...More

2  Thank Slnha
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

We did the 2 day hike with an overnight stay in the Knuckles base camp, and had an amazing time. The guides are very knowledgable and show you around the nearby village, telling you all about the different crops and local traditions. The route itself...More

1  Thank Ellen V
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