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Rainbow Tours Sri Lanka

#4 of 117 Tours in Kandy
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Excellent Tailored Family Tour

Thankyou to Rainbow Tours for organising the trip of a lifetime this summer for our family. You... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
CHBCatkin
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Kuwait
A Fabulous Experience

Rainbow Tours was recommended to me by a friend who had done a Sri Lanka tour with them some years... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Kate W
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Sydney, Australia
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A privately owned, family run domestic tourism agency offering cultural round island tours and sightseeing Day Tours in and around Kandy. We are an experienced team actively involved in local and international tourism for over 40 years. Our safe...more
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Kandy 20000, Sri Lanka
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+94 77 147 3127
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Thankyou to Rainbow Tours for organising the trip of a lifetime this summer for our family. You could not have tailored our itinerary any better. Our driver became part of the family on our very first day he was amazing with the children. He was...More

Thank CHBCatkin
Wasantha S, Owner at Rainbow Tours Sri Lanka, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

A cause to CELEBRATE! With your kind contribution, Rainbow Tours has now scored 200 excellent reviews, which is the most on TripAdvisor's Kandy list for 5 star "Certificate of Excellence" operators (very near the top of the even bigger Colombo list too!) So, on this...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Rainbow Tours was recommended to me by a friend who had done a Sri Lanka tour with them some years ago. I was extremely happy with the service from beginning to end. They were very knowledgeable, practical, prompt, clear in communications and trustworthy. I paid...More

Thank Kate W
Wasantha S, Owner at Rainbow Tours Sri Lanka, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Always great to work with recommendations and in this case one that goes back to our early days :) Although you only had a fairly short time for island touring, between us we did manage to show you enough to hopefully wet your appetite for...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We planned our itinerary according to our interests and didn't take into consideration of the journey and terrain. Some days our driver Uncle Tilak had to drive 7 to 8 hours on narrow and bumpy roads without much stops and no complain at all. He...More

Thank Karenzxlim
Wasantha S, Owner at Rainbow Tours Sri Lanka, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Great that you came on the recommendation of one of our earliest Singapore guests! Yes, next time perhaps best to leave itinerary planning to us as we have 40 years practical experience of these "challenging" road conditions :) Just give us your "wish list" of...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We only had a week to squeeze in as many of the delights Sri Lanka had to offer so we really needed an tour company with a flexible approach and pragmatic advice to meet our needs when compiling our itinerary - thankfully, dealing with Rainbow...More

Thank Rob C
Wasantha S, Owner at Rainbow Tours Sri Lanka, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

A special thanks for this enthusiastic & supportive review from yet another of our British/Kuwait fan club members! We are so pleased that all went smoothly as we now have quite a reputation to live up to within "the club" :) Wasantha really enjoyed touring...More

Reviewed August 11, 2018

This was our first trip to the beautiful island of Sri Lanka and it definitely won’t be our last. Our whole experience from the initial booking process to when we finally left our tour guide, Tilak, was like a well oiled machine. Everything was dealt...More

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Wasantha S, Owner at Rainbow Tours Sri Lanka, responded to this reviewResponded August 14, 2018

Not only is it always an honour to receive kind and supportive reviews like this, but what makes this one even more special is its promptness - within hours of ending the tour and while still on the island! With memories still so fresh the...More

Reviewed August 1, 2018

Booked the airfares a couple of weeks out (2 adults and 2 kids 10 and 12) and given the time constraints decided to look for an in-country tour company. RT was quick to respond and provided the best itinerary and hotel choices (family rooms) within...More

Thank richard b
Wasantha S, Owner at Rainbow Tours Sri Lanka, responded to this reviewResponded August 14, 2018

Most grateful to be awarded your top A+ category and pleased we were able to accommodate you satisfactorily in peak season despite short notice! With experience in the local market stretching back 40 years and being one of very few companies here with professional tour...More

Reviewed July 31, 2018

We had no hesitation in asking Rainbow Tours to organise our second visit to Sri Lanka as we were so impressed with their integrity, organisation and enthusiasm during our previous 6 night visit in 2016. Communication was excellent from the planning stage onwards. Money transfer...More

Thank AG1Ayr
Wasantha S, Owner at Rainbow Tours Sri Lanka, responded to this reviewResponded August 1, 2018

Returning guests are a sure sign that we are on the right track! Happily, we now get much of our business from regulars and their recommendations to others. Delighted to hear that your second tour with us lived up to expectations and thank you for...More

Reviewed July 28, 2018

Rainbow Tours delivered a hugely enjoyable 18 day personalised tour of Sri Lanka for our family of four. Our initial list of things to do was turned into a well planned itinerary with excellent options of friendly hotels suggested to fit our budget. In particular...More

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Wasantha S, Owner at Rainbow Tours Sri Lanka, responded to this reviewResponded July 29, 2018

Delighted to have been able to deliver yet another successful family holiday! It was a great pleasure working with you all and many thanks for your detailed appreciation of the arrangements we made for you. Yes, we can certainly claim to be one of the...More

Reviewed July 19, 2018 via mobile

What an amazing family trip we have completed with an 11 day adventure on the glorious island of Sri Lanka with our splendid driver and island guide Wasantha. Our trip was planned with great support and guidance from the Rainbow Tours team in Sri Lanka...More

Thank Steven W
Wasantha S, Owner at Rainbow Tours Sri Lanka, responded to this reviewResponded July 19, 2018

What a FABULOUS review!! Thanks a lot for taking time to go into such detail about the content of your tour, because this helps others appreciate just how much work goes into it - and that professional experience is needed to organise everything accurately for...More

Reviewed July 13, 2018

What a fantastic team. Great email communication in helping us design our tour and 5 star service once we got underway. Wasantha our driver and guide really made the trip, we travelled with a 3 and 6 year old and they loved him! His local...More

Thank CarolineL4770
Wasantha S, Owner at Rainbow Tours Sri Lanka, responded to this reviewResponded July 17, 2018

Great to have yet another 5 star accolade - much appreciated! Family holidays have become our speciality - largely supported by so many recommendations from ex-pat families in the Gulf States. Our local team are all family men, who have a natural empathy with younger...More

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As you choose the cost of your accommodation depending on what standard of hotel you would like and its location, the cost will vary. When I first spoke to them I gave them an idea of what was acceptable to me. I could have... More
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I would agree that Kandy is the best base. I would make sure you visit the tea country, in particular Ella,which is very special. From Kandy you can do many trips, even up north, depending on your time - make sure you use... More
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