Knuckles Trekking & Veddha Village Tour

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Knuckles Trekking & Veddha Village Tour

Knuckles Trekking & Veddha Village Tour
2 Nights and 3 Days experience

Day 01

Begin your adventure with a transfer from Kandy, traveling 22 kilometers along Mahinyangana road, then another 18 kilometers inland by van. Embark on your trek through captivating landscapes including home spice gardens, vegetable plots, rice fields, tea plantations, pigmy forests, and plateaus. The trail spans approximately 8 kilometers one way, totaling 16 kilometers. Conclude your journey with a refreshing swim at the base of a picturesque waterfall, where encounters with wildlife such as deer, barking deer, deer monkeys, and various lizard species await. Ascend from 1200 feet to 1850 feet during the trek. Return journey offers opportunities for birdwatching. Spend the night at a small lodge in the Knuckles mountain range, situated over 1200 feet above sea level.

Day 02

Following breakfast, embark on a trek through tea plantations, pine forests, a typical Kandyan village, and rice fields. This circular route spans approximately 18 kilometers, with highlights including immersion in village culture and birdwatching. At the conclusion of the trek, transfer to Veddha Village for an overnight camp, a three-hour drive away. Enjoy a campout with the Veddhas, featuring a bonfire.

Day 03

After breakfast at the Veddha camp, experience the traditional way of life with the Veddhas. Witness Veddha dances, demonstrations of traditional hunting methods, and baby cradling. Then, embark on a 4-kilometer trek to a waterfall, followed by a swim and a village lunch. Conclude the journey with a transfer back to Kandy by 6 pm.

From US$ 315

Per person

* Minimum 2 pax required

No of pax Rate per person
01 US$ 360
02 to 04 US$ 330
05 to 07 US$ 320
08 & Above US$ 315

* Displayed prices are only an approximate figure to get an idea of the financial consideration. For a precise price, please get in touch with us to receive a quote.


We can tailor this trip to suit your requirements

Any aspect of the itinerary can be altered, from excursions to accommodation


Inclusions:

  • All meals from lunch on day one to lunch on day three
  • Refreshments throughout the journey
  • All necessary transfers