• Duration: 12 hours
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  • Pick up available
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Description

The Knuckles Mountain Range lies in central Sri Lanka, north-east of the city of Kandy. 

The range takes its name from a series of recumbent folds and peaks in the west of the massif which resembles the knuckles of clenched fist when viewed from certain locations in the Kandy District. 

Whilst this name was assigned by early British surveyors, the Sinhalese residents have traditionally referred to the area as Dumbara Kandu Watiye meaning mist-laden mountain range. 

The entire area is characterized by its striking landscapes often robed in thick layers of cloud but in addition to its aesthetic value, the range is of great scientific interest. It is a climatic microcosm of the rest of Sri Lanka. 

Riverston Trekking is one of the most well-known adventure activities to try in Sri Lanka. 

The long trek along the hill won’t make you tired because of the ever-blowing wind that refreshes you from the beginning to the end. The entire region is a miracle of mother nature. The misty mountain top is the place where a giant telecommunication tower stands. 

We highly recommend this trek for all travelers who love adventure and enjoying nature’s beauty at the same time. 

Itinerary

Pick up from your hotel

Our guide will meet you at your hotel in Kandy at 7.30 AM approximately.

Sri Lankan Rice Field & Vegetable Garden

You are going to take a walk through a typical Sri Lankan Rice field and Vegetable garden.

Tampita Temple & Riverson Peak

Visit Tampita Temple.

Trek to the Riverston peak - It is one of the most beautiful hilltops of the knuckles mountain range. 

On the way, you can stop for lunch.

You can take a trekking trip to the Riverston peak across Pitawala-path and where you can visit the mini-worlds end.

Duwili Ella Falls

Visit the Duwili Ella Falls located 28 km from Riverston.

End of the tour

Back to the hotel in Kandy by the end of the day.

What's included

  • Spanish/English speaking guide for the entire tours
  • Transportation in a Comfortable Vehicle
  • Fuel Charges
  • Mineral Water Bottle
  • All Government Tax & Charges

What's excluded

  • Any tour to cities not mentioned above
  • Any other services not mentioned above

Important information

  • Passport required
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Not stroller accessible
  • Not suitable for pets
  • No public transportation nearby
  • Infants must not sit on laps
  • Infant seats unavailable
  • Recommended for People with Good Physical Fitness 
  • Not Recommended for People with Heart Problems & Back Problems
  • Very Suitable for Young Travellers 

Cancellation policy

  • Cancellation fee of 90% if cancelled 1 day or less before departure
  • Cancellation fee of 60% if cancelled 7 days or less before departure
  • Cancellation fee of 50% if cancelled 21 days or less before departure

Categories

  • NATURE
  • ADVENTURE

Guided Language

  • Español
  • English

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