Skip to content
Hiking

Train ride and hike Alagalla Mt

Train ride and hike Alagalla Mt

Duration:8 hours total
Includes:Food, drinks, and transportation
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

A professional wilderness guide and a registered Area Tour Guide Lecture in central province SL, with over 7 years of experiences in the field conducting hiking, biking and kayaking tours in various parts of the country. More importantly this has always been my passion.
Chamila
Chamila
Chamila
Chamila

What we’ll do

We meet up in Kandy railway station @ 6.15am and we will be taking a 45min train ride to Ihalakotte station passing a mysterious climb through the Ihalakotte village. On the walk up leads a small foot path which branches off downwards through the jungle on the left. There is a 30 m (98 ft) high waterfall (Dekinda Fall) served by the Alagalla forest reserve, which is hidden in the jungle. It is a…

What else you should know

This is a 7km hike. you should have a decent fitness level. should be Ok with steps and heights

What I’ll provide

Snacks
Cheese and crackers, fruits
Water
Train
Train tickets. 3rd class. Pick up truck for transfers

What to bring

Runners or hiking boots
Sunglasses hat and sun lotions
Conformable clothes for hiking

Where you'll be

Alagalla Mountain Range or “Potato Range” is situated at the boundaries of the Central and Sabaragamuwa Provinces in Sri Lanka. It has protected Kandyan Kingdom from the western powerful nations such as the Portuguese, Dutch and English for approximately five centuries as a natural barrier (1505–1948). The summit has a breathtaking 360 degree view of the area.

Guest safety

Outdoor activities carry risks, and you may be exposed to dangerous situations as part of this experience. Make sure you can participate safely given your abilities and the conditions (such as location, weather, and equipment).

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests ages 12 and up can attend.

More tips

This is a 7km hike. you should have a decent fitness level. should be Ok with steps and heights

Airbnb Experiences are vetted for quality

Airbnb Experiences are vetted for quality

  • Local experts

    Led by locals who love where they’re from and what they do.

  • Small groups

    With intimate group sizes, you’ll never get lost in the crowd.

  • High standards

    Every experience is reviewed for unique access.

Chamila
Train ride and hike Alagalla Mt
New experience
$35/person
New experience
$35/person