The Knuckles Conservation Forest is one of the must see places in Sri Lanka. Lying in the Central Province, the forest is a UNESCO world heritage site. We offer nature trail tours in this magnificent site as one day two day three and four day tours including overnight camping facilities. Here some of nature trails from this forest.
(One Day Trek) High Knuckles Trek (Survival Level)
Starting time from Kandy: 6.30am
After having Breakfast, We drive from Kandy to Thangappuwa village within about 2 and half hours.
High Knuckles trek takes about 08 hours to walk up and down. The distance is about 13km. (From couple of directions we can reach to high Knuckles peak. When we come from the other side it takes about 9 hours. The distance is about 13.5km)
We can walk enjoying picturesque sceneries of flora and fauna in this forest. Finally we reach to highest peak of the forest. The elevation is about 1900m. Take our Lunch up there and come back through the same way.
While we walk, what we can see;
- Rural Villages and peoples’ life style,
- Tea plantation,
- Grass Land,
- Cloud Forest,
- Birds and some animals.