Beautiful view of the country side captured during the tour Sigiriya, Sri Lanka.


Sigiriya to Kandy cycle tour is a challenging cycle tour in Sigiriya and it is the one of epic cycle tours in Sri Lanka. The tour is scenic and based in Knuckle’s mountain range. From Sigiriya to Bakamuna is flat and medium level cycling trail and you will cycle through the countryside from Sigiriya to Bakamuna junction. You will explore about the ancient irrigation system and paddy cultivation. Sigiriya to Kandy cycle tour 1st break you will get at Bakamuna junction after the 35 km cycling from Sigiriya. After the refreshing continue the Sigiriya to Kandy cycle tour.

From Bakamuna to Hettipola (bottom of Knuckles Mountain Range) 35 Km is a mixed terrain and you will enjoy the nature, different cultivational methods in hilly countryside. You will refresh again with tropical fruits and snacks for store more energy do the hardest part of the cycle Kandy cycle tour.

After the 2nd break you will start the hardest and most beautiful part of the Sigiriya to Kandy cycle tour. you will continue the cycle tour along with Knuckles forest range and you will explore the stunning landscapes and natural water sources starting points in the Knuckles mountain range.  Total climbing distance about 24 Km and the altitude starts from 180 meters to 1430 meters. In between the cycling climbing you are feeling free to get break whenever you feel tired.

Riverstone is the summit of the Knuckles mountain range and technically Sigiriya to Kandy cycle tour will be ended and if you want you can do mini walk (2 Km) to explore the view point of Knuckles mountain range. After the Sigiriya to Kandy cycle tour end in Knuckles mountain range you will transfer to Kandy by our supporting vehicle or Tuk Tuk.

Operational Details

  • Starting Point

    From your hotel in Sigiriya/ Dambulla/ Habarana.

  • Finishing Point

    Tour ends in Kandy.

  • Starts At

    Cycle ride starts at 7.00 a.m. (local time).

  • Distance

    Approximately 72 km – 80 km on a hard cycling trail.

  • Duration

    Approximately 8 hours.


  • Guide
    A well experienced cycling guide
  • Equipment
    Mountain bikes, helmets
  • Drinks
    Unlimited water during cycle tour
  • Fruits
    Fresh tropical fruits during the cycle tour
  • Food
    Local lunch and refreshments
  • Refreshments
    Cool drinks and refreshments during the tour
  • Transport
    Transport to Kandy at the end of the tour

    Additional Details

  • Tour Difficulty Level

    • Hard Cycling Trail.
  • Health Advices & Age Restrictions

    • We do not advise pregnant ladies.
    • Recommended age 12 Years and above.
  • Recommendations

    • Smart casual dress or cycling outfit.
    • Good sunscreen and sunglass.

    Rates Per-Person

    Package 1
    • 1 Pax

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    • 2 Pax

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    • 3 Pax

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    • 4 Pax

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    • 5 - 6 Pax

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    • 7+ Pax

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    E-Bike Rental
    • 1 - 7+ Pax
    • 1 Days

    Rate per-person


    Tour Highlights

    Sigiriya to Bakamuna junction and refresh with cup of tea or coffee
    Explore the beauty of the countryside
    Explore the Cultivational, ancient irrigation system
    Integration with local paddy farmers
    Cycle along with countryside to Hettipola junction (Bottom of Knuckles mountain range)
    Knuckles mountain climbing 24 km (Elevation 1428 meters)
    Explore the Knuckles mountain range nature
    Cycle over the water tanks and explore the stunning landscapes
    Knuckles mountain view point walk (2 Km)
    End of the ride, local lunch or snack with tea
    Proceed to Kandy by our supporting vehicle or Tuk Tuk

    Tour Locations

    Payments and Cancellations

    Payment policy
    • Tour will confirm up on the payment.
    • You may need to check the availability before making the payment.

    Cancellation policy
    • If you are going to cancel the activity before the 24 hours of the operation, take place, then we will not apply for any cancelation charge.
    • If the activity cancels from My Ceylon Adventures (our) end because of unexpected weather condition effect then Fully refunded (100%) or you can book alternative activity instead of the refund.

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