Kandy Esala Perahera 2016 | Sri Lanka | Special Events
Kandy Esala Perahera - a parade of musicians, dancers, singers, acrobats and various other performers accompanied by a large number of caparisoned Tuskers and Elephants parading the streets in celebration of a religious event
- Meals: Diner and Soft Drink
The Esala Perahera in Kandy is one of the oldest and grandest of all Buddhist festivals in Sri Lanka, featuring dancers, jugglers, musicians, fire-breathers, and lavishly decorated elephants. This is held in Esala (July or August) which is the month that is believed to commemorate the first teaching given by the Buddha after he attained enlightenment. The Kandy Esala Perahera lasts for ten days while various festivities can be witnessed right throughout.
Price - At your request we will prepare the cost of the tour based on your requirements. Rates vary from class of hotels and number of guests. Give more details on your travel to prepare a detailed itinerary to have a memorable tour of Sri Lanka
Time - 8 - 18 Aug 2016
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Kandy Esala Perahera 2016