Welcome to Knuckles, Sri Lanka. Misty mountains, flowing tea plantations, cascades of waterfalls, picture like mountain villages and a breathtaking variety of animal and plant species are just a few aspects of the enchanting mountain country. We made it our mission to give you an authentic insight into our world you will never forget. Check our packages or scroll down to find out more about our accommodation options.
Knuckles convinces with its originality and surprises us with it´s many untouched areas. Whether you're climbing, hiking, trekking, seeking relaxation in breathtaking surroundings, or going on a discovery tour, the beguiling mountainous region will surpass all your expectations. Join us on a breathtaking journey into the still untouched mountain regions of Knuckles, Sri Lanka.
To be able to enjoy holidays means to arrive and above all to come to rest. Staying at our camp and reconnect with nature is the best way to relax and unwind. In the seclusion of the mountains you can make yourself comfortable in our two or four bed cabins.
The Camp is located on the edge of a dense forest. Just so far to disappear in the dense vegetation and to create a homely jungle feeling.
Knuckles itself is so diverse and therefore offers year-round an incredible variety of activities and adventures. Decide for yourself how and what you want to experience and discover during your stay with us. We will do everything to make your stay as beautiful and memorable as you wish.
We offer you different accommodation options coupled with various activities.
Services may vary based on your desired accommodation option and the booked package.
The Knuckles Mountain Range lies in central Sri Lanka, in the Districts of Matale and Kandy.
The range takes its name from a series of recumbent folds and peaks in the west of the massif which resemble the knuckles of clenched fist when viewed from certain locations in the Kandy District.
There is an abundance of breathtaking waterfalls, that are hidden away amongst it´s thick forest canopy.
The Could forest is a very unique ecoregion and only found above 1000 m in the central highlands of Sri Lanka.
Owing to their rich biodiversity, this region is considered a super hotspot for Flora and Fauna and is of global importance.
The cultivation of the tea has settled in the mountainous regions of Sri Lanka. Best climatic conditions and a year-round constant, influenced by the height of the mountain country offers best cultivation possibilities.
The Kandy city walk , is an activity designed to frame all authenic aspects of this ancient city and to expose you to the roots that flourished it.
We offer half-day and full-day tours. The degree of difficulty and the duration you decide. Whether it is a short walk, a hike or a trip to the waterfalls we are looking forward to planning your unforgettable day in Knuckles with you and show you the most secret and beautiful places.
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We offer walks to the following main topics:
Birding , Wildlife , Botany and Waterfalls
In 1940 a german spy had set up a secret wire talk station at the heart of knuckles to interrupt enemy radio signals and send information to Germany.
They are quite commonly found on low lying rocks and tree trunks in wet zone forests from 30m up to 1000 m asl. If disturbed , it would jump and simultaneously squirt urine . This could be considered as one of their defense mechanisms.
If you are going on a big trip you should always inform yourself in advance about the visa and entry requirements of the country. We we have summarized everything for you so that you should receive your visa without any problems.
Often still ridiculed, the new ´Hobby Birding` is spreading more and more. And that raises the first question: Is birding really just a Hobby? And what crazy People do birding? The answer is simple. Us and many many thousands of others!
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