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Luck Uyana Herbal Medecines Garden

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Hiriwadunna, Sri Lanka
+94 72 293 4102
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SCAM ARTISTS BEWARE

It seems to me that Robin Hood has moved to Sri Lanka, it's a shame the shop on site does not sell... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
WILKS75
via mobile
Visit but DON'T BUY! - Absolute scam!!!!

By all means visit and take the tour, the massage, the tea. By all means tip the guide BUT DO NOT... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
igwet
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent3%
  • Very good19%
  • Average15%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible48%
Nov 3, 2017
“OK tourist trap experience but rushed”
Aug 25, 2017
“Interesting”
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
LOCATION
Hiriwadunna, Sri Lanka
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+94 72 293 4102
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

It seems to me that Robin Hood has moved to Sri Lanka, it's a shame the shop on site does not sell herbal Vaseline to make it easier on the customers after they have your pants down, oh well at least I have a £65...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

By all means visit and take the tour, the massage, the tea. By all means tip the guide BUT DO NOT BUY FROM THE SHOP!!! The tour was interesting and of course finishes in the shop. Prices are difficult to see and marked incorrectly. You...More

Thank igwet
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The tour was informative and educational! BUT, don't commit the same mistakes that we did and don't fall into their trap - PRICES are really unreasonably high!!!! Until now, while I'm writing this comment, I"m still regretting why we both a lot of stuff without...More

1  Thank Ted Francis A
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great tour of "garden", an informative, enjoyable and interesting talk as we wandered around. Plants and their appropriate uses explained. A hair removal cream demonstrated along with other showings/samples. A massage followed but students, that was good, I must add. Followed by a leaflet listing...More

1  Thank Lesley P
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Reviewed February 13, 2018

My family and I had visited the Herbal Medicine Garden in Randeniya, Hiriwaddunna on 7 January 2018. We had received an informative tour of the garden by the ayurvedic doctor Shashi. I had received a full body massage free of charge during my visit. This...More

Thank Marlinatique2018
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Reviewed January 13, 2018

I wish I checked the reviews online before we went there. Our tour bus driver took us there and he got a commission for that. They price everything 3 times higher for no reason. They don't even tell you where they make it. Do not...More

Thank Amali D
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Reviewed December 14, 2017

While a walk round was informative,I being sceptical was proven right when taken to the shop ,we made our choices but as I kept trying to ask my husband the price of products the tour guide kept engaging me in conversation ,massively overpriced and when...More

Thank mamabearfor2
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Reviewed November 18, 2017

This is nothing but a tourist trap and beware of Bala. He would claim this to be a part of the Elephant Sanctuary and part of the tour, nothing of that nature and don't be fooled by it. Go through the review and you will...More

Thank Sashi Kumar S
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Reviewed November 4, 2017 via mobile

This place is a classic tourist trap (expect lots of tipping and ridiculous prices at the shop). That said, they provided an OK experience, and the kids liked it - you get to see a lot of spices etc growing, which is informative. However, you...More

1  Thank Hermelinen
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Reviewed August 26, 2017 via mobile

One of the many Herbal Medicine Gardens that are long established in Sri Lanka. We were given a gentle and instructive walk through the gardens learning about the various plants, seeds, bark etc that are employed both in Vedic medicines as well as Sri Lankan...More

Thank Walkley123
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rpietruszka74
August 16, 2017|
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Response from yns_10 | Reviewed this property |
You can try calling them on +94 72 293 4102. They told us that they can send products to Australia.
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