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Private Market Visit and Cooking Class with Private Transfers from Kandy Hotels

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    What to Expect
    Buddhima will pick you up from your Kandy hotel in a tuk tuk or van (depending on the number of guests) and drive you to the Kandy Central market. This bustling market is housed inside a two-storey building where you will find everything that you need to cook - fruits, vegetables, spices and dried fish. Get ready to discover a variety of new fruits and vegetables - Buddhima will give you a detailed tour explaining how the produce is used in Sri Lankan cooking. The tour of this local market will last approximately 1 hour. You will purchase fresh ingredients for your cooking class and then drive together 30 minutes to Buddhima's home.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Traveler pickup is offered
    Please note this experiences includes pick-up and drop-off from your Kandy hotel in the price. Please include your hotel name and address when making your booking.
    Departure Time
    9:00 AM
    • Private market tour and cooking class with your host Buddhima
    • Private transportation
    • Round-trip transfers in tuk tuk or van
    • Bottled water
    • Alcoholic Beverages
    • Coffee and/or Tea
    • All Fees and Taxes
    • Entry/Admission - Kandy Market Hall
    • Entry/Admission - Srilanka Local Food Class
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Near public transportation
    • Infants must sit on laps
    • Infant seats available
    • Not wheelchair accessible. Menu may vary depending on the season. If any travelers in your party have any allergies, dietary restrictions or cooking preferences please advise at time of booking. Vegetarian, gluten free and vegan option is available, please advise at time of booking if required. Private, personalized experience.
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Buddhima was very friendly, knowledgeable and spoke excellent English. She was able to answer of all my questions not only about food but also about Sri Lankan culture and religion. She encouraged me to try new fruits walking round the market and purchased them for me to do so
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    Key Details
    • Duration: 5h
    • Mobile Ticket Accepted
    • Instant confirmation
    • Hotel Pickup
    • Languages Offered: English
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