Kandy Perahera Festival Day Tour from Wadduwa or Kalutara Beach Hotel

Experience the vibrant cultural extravaganza of Sri Lanka’s Kandy Perahera festival on this full-day tour from Wadduwa, Kalutara Beach Immerse yourself in the captivating pageantry of traditional dances, drummers, beautifully adorned elephants, and the awe-inspiring parade of the sacred Tooth Relic through the streets of Kandy. This once-in-a-lifetime experience will leave you with cherished memories of Sri Lanka’s rich cultural heritage.



  • We will Pick-up you around 6:00 AM


  1. Travel to Kandy:

Early morning departure to Kandy, approximately a 4-hour scenic drive.

  1. Breakfast En Route:

Enjoy a delicious Sri Lankan breakfast at a local restaurant on the way to Kandy.

  1. Visit Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage.
  2. Visit the Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic:

Arrive in Kandy and visit the revered Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic, home to the sacred tooth relic of Lord Buddha.

  1. Lunch at a Local Restaurant:

Savor traditional Sri Lankan cuisine for lunch at a local restaurant.

  1. Explore Kandy City:

After lunch, explore the picturesque city of Kandy. Visit the Kandy Lake, stroll through the Royal Botanical Gardens, and take in the breathtaking views from Bahirawakanda Temple.

  1. Kandy Perahera Festival:

As the sun sets, prepare for the highlight of the day—the Kandy Perahera festival. Join the lively procession of colorfully adorned elephants, elaborately decorated floats, drummers, dancers, and various traditional performers.

  1. Return to Your Hotel:

After experiencing the magical Kandy Perahera festival, begin your journey back to Your Beach Hotel.

  1. Dinner En Route:

Enjoy dinner at a local restaurant during the return journey.

  1. Arrive in to your hotel:

Arrive back to your hotel at midnight, filled with enchanting memories of the Kandy Perahera festival.

Note: The Kandy Perahera festival 2023 takes place in August 21st to 31st. However, please select the date comfortable for you and Contact Us for the Tour.



  • Transportation by air-conditioned vehicle
  • Kandy Esala Festival Viewing Gallery Seat for one person.
  • Professional English-speaking guide
  • All taxes and service charges


  • Gratuities/tips for guides and drivers
  • Breakfast and dinner at local restaurants
  • Entrance fees to the Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic and Pinnawala Elephant Orphange
  • Personal expenses

Please ensure you book this tour well in advance, especially during the Kandy Perahera festival, as availability might be limited due to high demand. Enjoy this extraordinary cultural journey from Kalutara or Wadduwa beach to Kandy and witness the splendor of the Kandy Perahera festival in all its glory!

Price for Kandy Perahera Festival 2023 Day Tour from Wadduwa or Kalutara Beach Hotel

Group Size


2 - 3 

4 - 5

6 - 8

9 -12

Kumbal Perahera

21st - 24th August

140 USD

115 USD

100 USD

95 USD

Final Kumbal Perahera
25th August

148 USD

122 USD

107 USD

102 USD

Randoli Perahera
26th - 29th August

148 USD

122 USD

107 USD

102 USD

Final Randoli Perahera
30th August

151 USD

125 USD

110 USD

105 USD

*Above Price is Per person.

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