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Adam's Peak

nallathanniya, Nallathanniya 22070, Sri Lanka
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Nice hike

We did the hike at 2 in the morning.sunrise was amazing and at abt 6.we booked a hotel by... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
via mobile
good experience with amazing views

a must when traveling in srilanka ,nice with great views be sure you book a hotel in adam's peak... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Melbourne, Australia
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This 7,300 foot tall mountain in the jungle of Sri Lanka is sacred to several different religions.
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good23%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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nallathanniya, Nallathanniya 22070, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We did the hike at 2 in the morning.sunrise was amazing and at abt 6.we booked a hotel by booking.com which showed 11km from adamspeak..but it is 35 km away.we had to find another hotel in nallathanniya and we found a nice hotel which is...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

a must when traveling in srilanka ,nice with great views be sure you book a hotel in adam's peak normally in booking.com they says 8.8 km from adam'speak but actually the hotel was 40km so we didn't stay we arrived to nallathanniya we saw many...More

Thank richardwebb987
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We traveled to adams peak from kandy. We get bus and go to hattan and then get bus again and go to adams peak . The bus ticket was abiut 40 rupees we arrived at night and found a cozy hotell and stay for 2...More

Thank Zahra B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

And you're not the only ones, pilgrim season has a fair few travellers, so you'll never be alone. It is dark, so take a torch! You'll need all your phone battery for photos. It's tough. It's constant stairs for 2 to 4 hours. We managed...More

Thank Kirril K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I climbed with children aged 11 and 12, so it took us four hours to reach the top. I decided to climb in the daylight, not wanting to climb in the dark with children. The most difficult thing is not knowing how much further there...More

Thank Jane B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I've read quite a lot of reviews saying that it's raining season, mating season for animals and off season where the temple of footprint is closed. But I decided to go simply because the Peak Wilderness Sanctuary is a part of UNESCO Heritage Site (which...More

Thank Seahorse_Rider
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A great experience that everyone should do in his life time its a mix between hiking, climbing and cultural knowledge you'll meet many monks along the way and visit many temples till you arrive to the top for the grand temple after passing on 5500...More

Thank Nasser Z
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

“Sri Pada” Adams peak though not the highest mountain of Sri Lanka, the striking pyramid of Adam's Peak (7,360 ft) is certainly the most remarkable. A depression in the rocky summit resembles a huge footprint, which has been venerated as a sacred sigh from remote...More

Thank Greenway Tours S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Climbing the Adams peak is surely a must do activity if you are in Sri Lanka. It is not an easy climb and we saw many people who were really struggling along the way. There are supposed to be around 5500 steps and it gets...More

Thank Aditya_salian
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A must visit for an adventurer visiting Sri Lanka. Recommended to start climbing at night, so you can reach the top for sunrise. I used 2,5 hours for a medium speed ascend. In addition to all the natural dimensions of the experience, this is also...More

1  Thank JoonaPaatalo
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Bassel Z
11 September 2017|
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Response from NikolajOlesen | Reviewed this property |
February to May in my opinion, but I've done it in the off season as well, which is only a bit of rain, and the tea shops are mostly closed. Still nice sunrises though 👌
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6 September 2017|
Response from Avgeek-SriLanka | Reviewed this property |
Hi, 1. You can get public buses from Habarana to Hatton town. Not quite sure about the bus route numbers. Probably a 'Welimada' bus from Habarana is what takes you. From Hatton town you will have to take another bus to... More
Alice B
31 July 2017|
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Response from Asanka F | Reviewed this property |
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