Knuckles Day Tour from Kandy
- Appease your inner adventurer and embark on one of the most popular treks in Sri Lanka
- Encounter rare species of flora and fauna in the Knuckles Mountain Range as you walk its trails and paths
- Gaze up at the mountain peaks, crystal clear and perennial waterways, cloud forests and more dazzling scenery
- Loved by all adventure seekers in Sri Lanka, it's a wonderful hike into the forests and mountain ranges
What to expect
Adventurers looking for a great trek in Sri Lanka won't go wrong with this trip to the Knuckles Mountain Range, departing from Kandy. With its beautiful forest trails, it's no wonder that this is the country's most famous trek route. From your hotel pick up in Kandy, you'll first pass by some of the local rice fields on the way to Knuckles. Rice continues to be the staple food source in the country, particularly in the rural areas. Past the fields, you'll finally reach Knuckles and the hike begins. The route has many nature trails cleared trough the forest by forest department, with areas specifically targeted for use as campsites. There are numerous paths and trails available, but your direction will be led by your experienced trekking guide who will help you see all that there is to marvel at in this splendid mountain range. The paths around the foothills will let you glimpse traditional villages that have settled around the mountains. By noon, you can take a break and enjoy a packed lunch, before you set off again. You'll reach the final point of the trek at the waterfalls, where you can spend some time marveling at the surroundings and the scenery before you make your way on back. You'll return to where you started and get a ride back to your hotel in Kandy. It's a wonderful insight into the local ecosystems of the Kandy Mountain Range and discovering one of the best treks in Sri Lanka.