Trekking to Kirigalpoththa Kanda

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This is a long trek to Island’s second highest mountain peak, Kirigalpoththa Kanda, 2388 m, from Horton Plains. The total up and down trekking distance from the vehicle park, at altitude 2118 m, is about 20 kms. Mix of patchy think forest and plain ground, adventurous mountain ridges and water streams will be passed to get to this amazing summit. (last updated on : 1 June 2018)

Kirigalpoththa Kanda


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Terms and conditions

Booking : Book online, call us or drop us an email.
Price :
 The price may slightly go up or down at the time of booking.
Payment : Full payment is settled prior starting the tour/excursion.
Days of the tour or the hours of excursion : The tour or the excursion is completed within mentioned time.
Per hour vehicle detention fee : 3 USD - Tuk Tuk / 5 USD Standard car & van
Weather : If weather conditions are unfavourable activities will be adjusted accordingly.
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Refund : Refund will be determined after reducing third party's and our costs.

About this hike

Best season : All year around
Available : Daily
Arranging time needed : 1 day
Hottest month : 

Best time of the day to start : Early mornings
Starting point : Your accommodation in Nuwara Eliya
Starting time : From 5 AM
Last intake : 1200 Noon
Finishing time
: 6.30 PM
Whole excursion hrs
:  5 - 6
Total Kms tracked : 20 app
Transportation : Select above

Restrictions : Do not touch corals please. Be a responsible and ethical snorkeler and diver. No flash photography of ancient paintings. Cover your knees and shoulders before enter any temple. Do not leave plastics behind / Please do not feed wild animals.

Basic price includes : Vehicle / Entrance ticket / Local trekker / Leach soap / All Gov tax.

Child policy : Hiking path could be treacherous for age below 12 years.

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Optional : A well-spoken local animal expert / historian could be arranged with an additional fee.

You may bring : Proper hiking shoes / Long trousers / Cardigan Hat and sun glass / Sun cream / Camera / Binocular

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