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Adam Peak - You have to Do this with Little Adventure.

If you're visiting Sri Lanka and looking for great Adventure then do try this with Little... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Vasita S
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Colombo, Sri Lanka
via mobile
Hike into the clouds

We went up off season in July. It’s dark at night, you’ll need a light. Hotels like Slightly... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
granuja2015
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Hamburg, Germany
via mobile
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This 7,300 foot tall mountain in the jungle of Sri Lanka is sacred to several different religions.
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nallathanniya, Nallathanniya 22070, Sri Lanka
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+94 71 605 8485
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Had quite high expectations, but ruined by weather, heavy rain and fog. It must be good during season, but off season doesn't worth it.

Thank Muhammad U
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Our experience and what I expected of Adam’s peak were two very different things! In hindsight I wouldn’t do it in the off season - Dalhousie was like a ghost town with only a very few number of tourists and we were the only ones...More

1  Thank Rebecca M
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We set off at 3. The climb was pretty boring, the weather was terrible. Got the the top and it was all closed, windy cloudy and cold. Such a shame we took a 8hour bus detour to get here. Wouldn’t risk this when the weather...More

1  Thank Matt W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you're visiting Sri Lanka and looking for great Adventure then do try this with Little Adventure. I have seen people with different age groups join there programs and they reserve there services and other hikes, rides, trekking,Marine Adventure too... Check there Facebook page as...More

Thank Vasita S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We did the hike in low season (July) so we got rubbish weather. It took us 2.5 hours to get up and 2 hours to get down. The hike was awful, it was never ending on the way up and also on the way down....More

1  Thank I_wander_asia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went up off season in July. It’s dark at night, you’ll need a light. Hotels like Slightly Chilled sell them for cheap. The holy place on top will be closed. A nice guy will sell you hot tea. Off season you’ll walk 2,5 hrs...More

1  Thank granuja2015
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Many tourists and local like to climb this mountain, As a Buddhist we , believe Lord Buddha Makes his foot print on top of the rock.But different stories with other religions . We also believe God Saman invites to Lord Buddha to make his foot...More

6  Thank Hemantha perera p
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Time to move on from Kandy.  There is a LOT of windy hill driving ahead of us but first a stop at Kitulgala to do some white-water rafting. Then there is a LOT more windy road driving and climbing upwards and upwards. This is tea...More

Thank LilPikit
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

So we reached Nalathanniya - The base town at around 1.30 pm and had a quick lunch...Our assessment told us that it was better to take the chance up the mountain now than at 2-3 am the next day...so we got our rain wear and...More

2  Thank rvpmumbai
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Really awsome up hill trip. So tks really difficult. 4 hours step by step to the up. Morte than 5000 steps..... if you want to see the sun rise, you have to start about 1.00 am, because there is a very, verz traffic jam :)...More

Thank Roman V
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jessymecherkany
17 July 2018|
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Response from BigBear90 | Reviewed this property |
Adams Peak without a shadow of a doubt, the clue is in the name. Little Adams peak is pretty but Adams peak is not to be missed. It’s an incredibly humbling experience, leave around 2am so you can reach the summit for... More
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ADNICK
15 July 2018|
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Response from Roman V | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I think the best way is from Kandy or Nuwara Ellya. Then stay somewhere in Dambulla area, its about for night. From this its about 2 km to start climbing up to Adams Peak - 5 hours. And one more, you can go by train and... More
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ADNICK
8 July 2018|
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Response from mikeclapham92 | Reviewed this property |
I have only ever tackled the climb from the northern side using Dalhousie, accessible by bus from Hatton, as the start point. None of the guidebooks suggest starting from Ratnapura and personally I think you should... More
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