Discover the wide range of unique outdoor adventure Trekking in Sri Lanka
an experience that you would never forget.
PERFECT TIME : BETWEEN 0900hrs - 1600hrs
• Meet Sri Lanka Mini tours representative at early agreed place in Kandy or Matale
• Start your trekking experience
Sri Lanka Mini tours (SLMT) trekking guide takes you to the wonder of the natural creature. We always try to encourage green tours with abound of nature. It will be educated, adventure and delights.
Sri Lanka MINI tours (SLMT) specially arrange this tour for hard trekkers but it scenery will be high.
Knuckles range region stretches an impressive 155 sq km that contains five major forest formations, a wide variety of rare and endemic flora and fauna and some breathtaking mountain scenery of Sri Lanka. This magnificent area lies in central Sri Lanka, in the districts of Matale and Kandy. At the northern end of the central highlands, to the south and east of the mountain range is Mahaweli river basins while to the west are Matale plains.A knuckle features a great diversity in its forest covered dry evergreen forests, mountain forests, sub-Montane forests, dry and wet pathana, Savana etc. It has been found 20 percent of the plants herein are endemic to Sri Lanka. A wide range of hardwood as well as herbal plants is founded herein. It has been declared a conservation area, now known as the Knuckles national heritage and wilderness area. Knuckles range also called ‘’Dumbara’’.
Knuckles range is home to mammals such as wild boar, spotted deer, giant squirrel, barking deer; purple faced leaf monkey, mongoose and porcupine are found here. Weather in the Knuckles mountain range is unpredictable and could transform within few minutes. A thick mist could shroud the mountains in a matter of minutes. Rain could breeze in any day.
December to February is a good period to enjoy trekking at Knuckles. Possibility of rain is moderate. March to May too is a good period to go trekking in Knuckles with the possibility of rain being low. June to September being the period with the lowest possibility of rain, it presents the best opportunity. September to November is the period that doesn’t attract the trekkers in view of the high.
Sri Lanka Mini tours (SLMT) offers exclusive trekking tour for all kind of age who is fond of experience mothers of nature. You can experience waterfalls, birds, rare plants. Snacks and water battle, safety and adventure gear and tools will be provided. Our knowledge local experience guides will unforgettable experience with information on the different sites you visit.
What to bring
• Sun Hat
• Sturdy Shoes or Sandals with Ankle Strap
• All participants will be given a safety briefing.
• The importance of listening to the guide and get more information about trekking location.
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