Adam’s Peak | Sri Lanka | Special Events
Adam’s Peak - is an important pilgrimage site. The devotees of many religions climb the mountain to invoke blessings. Buddhists believe the impression on the summit is the footprint of the Lord Buddha. Sripada is the 4th highest mountain in Sri Lanka and it takes 4-5 hours to reach the peak by foot. The mountain is also named as Samanala Kanda or Butterfly Mountain. The area is rich in biodiversity and surrounded by the Peak Wilderness Sanctuary. The pilgrimage season starts on December.
The pilgrimage season runs from Unduwap poya (December) to Wesak poya Festival (May), reaching its peak mid-season at Medin poya. At this time, there is a constant stream of pilgrims & the top can get very crowded. The busiest period is during January to February.
Price - At your request, we will prepare the cost of the tour based on your requirements. Rates will vary from class of hotels and number of guests. Kindly provide us with more details of your travel to enable us to prepare a detailed itinerary for you to have a memorable tour of Sri Lanka.
Time - Dec 2015 to Apr 2016
* If you wish to customize a tour package to your requirements, our local travel experts at Pearl Ceylon are happy to customize the ideal itinerary for you.