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Royal Botanical Gardens, Peradeniya

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If you’re a nature lover, don’t miss the chance to take a stroll through Royal Botanical Gardens, the largest botanical gardens in Sri Lanka, boasting more than 4000 different plant species. Established in 1843, the gardens sprawl over 60 ha (147 ac) and house countless local plants, as well as an array of interesting specimens from around the world. Admire the massive fig tree, over 100 years old, the giant bamboo plants, a colorful collection of orchids, and numerous other fascinating trees and flowers. Plan to visit Royal Botanical Gardens and other customer-reviewed, writer-recommended Peradeniya attractions using our Peradeniya holiday planner.
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  • I visited this lovely garden this morning & highly recommend it for everyone who visits Kandy or is living in Kandy. It's a tranquil place with so many varieties of plants, shrubs, herbs, flowers and ...  more »
  • the garden is daam beautiful, but the entrance fee is ridiculous. 10 LKR for locals and 1500 LKR for foreigners. see the hike. thanks to the British era for the wonderful design and landscape they cre...  more »
  • に出会えます。 キャンディからバスで10分、15円。 入場料は最近値上がりし、1200円と高いですが、手入れの行き届いた広大な庭園は、1日いても飽きません。 アノ木とそっくりな木が印象的です。 You will never get boring even if you stay there whole day. The entrance fee, 1,500 Rs. is not so cheap...  more »
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  • Very nice botanical park.A large space. The garden is a conservatory.A lovely walk.
  • A must go place if you are visiting Kandy. Said to be one of the Best in the Whole of South Asia. Dining Facilities available inside. No Vehicles allowed.
  • Lovely place. Very good botanical garden.
  • better garden in sri lanka
  • Superb bamboos, bit expensive for foreign visitors.