13 to 14 hours (Approx.)
Hotel pickup offered
Offered in: English
Good for avoiding crowds
Take one of Sri Lanka’s most scenic train rides—from Kandy to Ella—without having to arrange tickets or transfers independently on this private trip. After Kandy hotel pickup, take your seat—chosen for optimal views—on the Ella-bound train. Then, admire tea estates, valleys, and villages as you travel into hill country before time in Ella to shop and eat (own expense), and a chauffeured return drive to Kandy.
- Enjoy Sri Lanka’s scenery by train from Kandy to Ella on a private day trip
- Hassle-free: enjoy the stunning train ride without ticket or transfer fuss
- Pass lush hills, tea fields, and hamlets; and shop and eat (own cost) at Ella
- Relax with prebooked seats, hotel pickup, and private return car to Kandy
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Transport throughout the tour with an air-conditioned vehicle,
Service of an English-Speaking Chauffeur Guide,
Hotel Pick & Drop off.
All Taxes & Service Charges.
Food and Drinks,
Expenses of Personal Nature.
Departure & Return
Departure PointTraveler pickup is offered
Departure Point: Your Hotel in Kandy
Dates: See Availability
Return point: Your Hotel in Kandy
- Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
- Not wheelchair accessible
- Adult pricing applies to all travellers
- Maximum of 8 people per booking
- Comfortable walking shoes are recommended
- Near public transportation
- Most travelers can participate
- This tour/activity will have a maximum of 8 travelers
- OPERATED BY Lakpura LLC
This experience is non-refundable and cannot be changed for any reason. If you cancel or ask for an amendment, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
Learn more about cancellations.
Frequently Asked Questions
What is the policy on face masks and attendee health during Scenic Train Ride to Ella from Kandy ?
A:The policies on face masks and attendee health are:
- Face masks required for travelers in public areas
- Face masks required for guides in public areas
- Face masks provided for travelers
- Temperature checks for travelers upon arrival
What is the policy on sanitization during Scenic Train Ride to Ella from Kandy ?
A:The policies on sanitization are:
- Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
- Gear/equipment sanitized between use
- Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
What is the social distancing policy during Scenic Train Ride to Ella from Kandy ?
A:The policies on social distancing are:
- Social distancing enforced throughout experience
- Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons
What measures are being taken to ensure staff health & safety during Scenic Train Ride to Ella from Kandy ?
A:The policies on staff health & safety are:
- Guides required to regularly wash hands
- Regular temperature checks for staff
- Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
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