Battlegrounds and strategic forts…

Walk the final stretch of the historical Old Road to Kandy, the path of diplomacy and trade, trodden on by Kings, Governors, Generals, and Soldiers. Many battles have been fought along the way.

Location: Kandy

Walking distance 18 km
Group size 4 to 8
Start The suspension bridge, Gannoruwa – 07:00
Finish Balana Fort – 16:30
Level Moderate
Inclusions Trek guide/lunch/water/transport back to Kandy after the walk
Exclusions Breakfast/transport to the start point


Suriyagoda Buddhist Temple
Dodanwela Temple
Danturé Village
Balana Fort

What to wear

Walking shoes with a good grip and ankle support
Long pants/bermuda shorts
Shirt/t-shirt/casual tops

What to put in your backpack

Sunglasses & sun protection cream
Hand towel
Small trash bag
Light waterproof jacket (k-way) – depending on weather
Plastic bags – to keep your phone/camera dry
Emergency phone numbers
Copy of your ID or passport
Basic first aid kit

N° of persons 4-6 7-8
Per person $40 $35

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