Hike to Knuckles Summit Range

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Hike to Knuckles Mountain Range

CODE : RA/T144

01 Day

Knuckles Mountain Range

Starting from $60/ pp

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Hike to Knuckles Summit Range

CODE : RA/T144

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Knuckles Mountain Range

Starting from $60/ pp

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The Knuckles Mountain Range lies in central Sri Lanka, in the Districts of Matale and Kandy.

Named after its uncanny likeness to human knuckles, the Knuckles Mountain Range is a gorgeous UNESCO World Heritage Site and a popular spot for hikers.

This dense forest, surrounded by 34 mystical mountains that range from 900 to 2,000 meters, is home to stunning hiking trails. With cascading waterfalls in every clearing, quaint villages hidden amid the mountains, many a terraced rice fields as well as numerous rare and elusive animals, this 234-square-kilometer range displays the best of Sri Lanka’s diverse natural beauty.

After starting the drive from Kandy (from the place you stay), Passing trough industrial suburb of Kandy, the largest Victoria reservoir, Kandyan home gardens, terrace rice fields, mid country tea plantations, exotic wood reforests.

By around 9.30 A.M, Start trekking up to the Knuckles summit on a trail through tea plantation, pygmy forest, cloud forests, and plateau with grassland. Endemic birds, mammals, fresh water creatures in crystal clear water streams. Enjoy the panoramic view at the Knuckles Summit with all around the jungle later in the afternoon enjoy a picnic lunch and walk back to the pick up point.

 

Tour Highlights

  • Tea plantation
  • Pygmy forest
  • Cloud forests
  • Plateau with grassland
  • Endemic birds
  • Mammals
  • Freshwater creatures in crystal clear water streams
  • Panoramic view at the Knuckles Summit
  • Drive to start point from Kandy
  • Start trekking up to the Knuckles summit
  • Have picnic lunch at summit
  • Walk back to the village
  • Return to Kandy
  • Picnic lunch
  • Entrance tickets and helper
  • Fees for professional guide
  • Mineral water
  • Return way transport from Kandy
  • All taxes

LOCAL RATE
Number of PaxRate per head
1 -
2-
3 - 4-
5 - 10-
11 - 15-
16 - 24-
25 or more-
FOREIGN RATE
Number of PaxRate per head
1 USD 50
2 USD 50
3 USD 47
4 or moreUSD 45

General Terms

  • We take great care to protect our forests, nature and environment so please keep be aware that the following is strictly forbidden.
    – Picking leaves
    – Using polythene and plastics
    – Lighting unsafe campfires
    – Dumping garage or leftovers (you may carry a garbage bag to put in any personal garbage if any may be there)
  • Make sure to have your health insurance valid in Sri Lanka.
  • You are strictly asked to obey the guides instructions while on activity.
  • While you’re actively involved in a activity or hike we will not be responsible for any issue that’s comes up with smart phones or any other personal devices. So it is recommended to keep them inside your backpack or anywhere safe.
  • As the name suggests we offer adventurous tours hence, we would like to remind you not to expect any luxurious accommodation or anything of that sort.
  • Do not take alcohol before activities.
  • Please disclose before participating, if you are suffering from heart problem, epilepsy or any other disease.
  • If you have any bigger bags you are most welcome to leave them with us before you depart for the activity. We will keep it safe for you.
  • If you are taking part in any water based activities please dress appropriately.
  • Make sure to wear the life jacket, helmet and get it checked by our guides.
  • Be sure to raft at your physical fitness.
  • Don’t wear jewelry or expensive watches.
  • Don’t put anything to river.
  • Don’t try to catch or obstruct to birds on the way.
  • Don’t put anything in your pocket.
  • Don’t panic when you fall out! Follow instructions.

 

Booking & Payment Terms

  • Every addition except for the items mentioned in the package inclusions will be priced separately.
  • Filling up the booking form online will not guarantee you a confirmed booking. Once the booking form is submitted, an agent will review and reply with the instructions on how to get your booking confirmed.
  • Reservations will be placed in the order of advance payment dates. To guarantee your booking on your requested date, we recommend you to pay the advance payment as soon as possible.
  • Prior to receiving the booking confirmation you will be asked to make an advance payment of 30% of the total package value and before starting the tour the rest of the payment must be paid in full.
  • Each and every payment will be issued an invoice.
Overview

The Knuckles Mountain Range lies in central Sri Lanka, in the Districts of Matale and Kandy. Named after its uncanny likeness to human knuckles, the Knuckles Mountain Range is a gorgeous UNESCO World Heritage Site and a popular spot for hikers. This dense forest, surrounded by 34 mystical mountains that range from 900 to 2,000 meters, is home to stunning hiking trails. With cascading waterfalls in every clearing, quaint villages hidden amid the mountains, many a terraced rice fields as well as numerous rare and elusive animals, this 234-square-kilometer range displays the best of Sri Lanka’s diverse natural beauty. After starting the drive from Kandy (from the place you stay), Passing trough industrial suburb of Kandy, the largest Victoria reservoir, Kandyan home gardens, terrace rice fields, mid country tea plantations, exotic wood reforests. By around 9.30 A.M, Start trekking up to the Knuckles summit on a trail through tea plantation, pygmy forest, cloud forests, and plateau with grassland. Endemic birds, mammals, fresh water creatures in crystal clear water streams. Enjoy the panoramic view at the Knuckles Summit with all around the jungle later in the afternoon enjoy a picnic lunch and walk back to the pick up point.

 

Tour Highlights

  • Tea plantation
  • Pygmy forest
  • Cloud forests
  • Plateau with grassland
  • Endemic birds
  • Mammals
  • Freshwater creatures in crystal clear water streams
  • Panoramic view at the Knuckles Summit
Itinerary
  • Drive to start point from Kandy
  • Start trekking up to the Knuckles summit
  • Have picnic lunch at summit
  • Walk back to the village
  • Return to Kandy
Inclusions
  • Picnic lunch
  • Entrance tickets and helper
  • Fees for professional guide
  • Mineral water
  • Return way transport from Kandy
  • All taxes
Price Guide

LOCAL RATE
Number of PaxRate per head
1 -
2-
3 - 4-
5 - 10-
11 - 15-
16 - 24-
25 or more-
FOREIGN RATE
Number of PaxRate per head
1 USD 50
2 USD 50
3 USD 47
4 or moreUSD 45

T & C

General Terms

  • We take great care to protect our forests, nature and environment so please keep be aware that the following is strictly forbidden.
    – Picking leaves
    – Using polythene and plastics
    – Lighting unsafe campfires
    – Dumping garage or leftovers (you may carry a garbage bag to put in any personal garbage if any may be there)
  • Make sure to have your health insurance valid in Sri Lanka.
  • You are strictly asked to obey the guides instructions while on activity.
  • While you’re actively involved in a activity or hike we will not be responsible for any issue that’s comes up with smart phones or any other personal devices. So it is recommended to keep them inside your backpack or anywhere safe.
  • As the name suggests we offer adventurous tours hence, we would like to remind you not to expect any luxurious accommodation or anything of that sort.
  • Do not take alcohol before activities.
  • Please disclose before participating, if you are suffering from heart problem, epilepsy or any other disease.
  • If you have any bigger bags you are most welcome to leave them with us before you depart for the activity. We will keep it safe for you.
  • If you are taking part in any water based activities please dress appropriately.
  • Make sure to wear the life jacket, helmet and get it checked by our guides.
  • Be sure to raft at your physical fitness.
  • Don’t wear jewelry or expensive watches.
  • Don’t put anything to river.
  • Don’t try to catch or obstruct to birds on the way.
  • Don’t put anything in your pocket.
  • Don’t panic when you fall out! Follow instructions.

 

Booking & Payment Terms

  • Every addition except for the items mentioned in the package inclusions will be priced separately.
  • Filling up the booking form online will not guarantee you a confirmed booking. Once the booking form is submitted, an agent will review and reply with the instructions on how to get your booking confirmed.
  • Reservations will be placed in the order of advance payment dates. To guarantee your booking on your requested date, we recommend you to pay the advance payment as soon as possible.
  • Prior to receiving the booking confirmation you will be asked to make an advance payment of 30% of the total package value and before starting the tour the rest of the payment must be paid in full.
  • Each and every payment will be issued an invoice.

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