Kandy Perahera Festival – One Day Tour from Colombo, Mount Lavinia, Negombo or Airport

    Kandy Esala Festival 2023
    Kandy Esala Festival 2023

    Experience the vibrant and colorful Kandy Perahera Festival in Sri Lanka with our exclusive one-day tour from either Colombo or the Airport. Immerse yourself in the rich cultural heritage and religious fervor as you witness the magnificent procession of elephants, dancers, drummers, and beautifully adorned parades. This tour promises a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to witness one of the most iconic cultural events in Sri Lanka.

    Tour Itinerary:


    • Option 1: Colombo/Mount Lavinia Hotel Pick-up (6:00 AM)
    • Option 2: Airport Pick-up (7:00 AM)

    Drive to Kandy:

    • Enjoy a scenic drive through the picturesque countryside of Sri Lanka (approx. 3-4 hours).

    Visit Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage

    Visit the Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic 


    • Savor a traditional Sri Lankan lunch at a local restaurant, experiencing the authentic flavors of the island.

    Kandy Perahera Festival:

    • Be part of the grand spectacle as you witness the Kandy Perahera Festival in all its glory. Marvel at the beautifully adorned elephants, captivating dancers, and elaborate floats parading through the streets.


    • Option 1: Depart from Kandy and return to Colombo (after the festival ends).
    • Option 2: Return to the Airport directly for your onward journey (after the festival ends).

    Drop-off at your hotel or Airport



    • Professional English-speaking guide.
    • Viewing Gallery Seat for one person.
    • Comfortable air-conditioned transportation.
    • Bottled water for the journey.


    • Expenses of a personal nature.
    • Entrance fees to the Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic and Pinnawala Elephant orphanage.
    • Any other item not specified in the inclusions.

    Join us on this unforgettable journey to witness the magnificence of the Kandy Perahera Festival and create cherished memories of Sri Lanka’s cultural extravaganza. Book your tour now and secure your place in this mesmerizing celebration!

    Tour Price:

    Group Size


    2 - 3 

    4 - 5

    6 - 8

    9 -12

    Kumbal Perahera

    21st - 24th August

    120 USD

    105 USD

    95 USD

    90 USD

    Final Kumbal Perahera
    25th August

    130 USD

    110 USD

    100 USD

    95 USD

    Randoli Perahera
    26th - 29th August

    130 USD

    110 USD

    100 USD

    95 USD

    Final Randoli Perahera
    30th August

    135 USD

    115 USD

    105 USD

    100 USD

    **Above price is per person

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