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A very informative tour around the spice garden, with the guide informing us of the trees and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
windsor uk
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Cheating at its best

Our driver took to this place. During the tour, we were told about various oil and also a medicine... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Utuwankanda, Mawanella 71500, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A very informative tour around the spice garden, with the guide informing us of the trees and plants that the spices come from, this was a real eye opener to my wife and I. We smelled the spices as we walked through the gardens, amazing...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our driver took to this place. During the tour, we were told about various oil and also a medicine for treatment of sugar. We were told the particular tree grows only in srilanka and was not allowed to export. We were given free wifi access...More

Thank Gopi n
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Pretty informative tour with a min massage thrown in it was going fine until the shop at the end of tour, we decided to make a purchase of £33 but when we get home I find a bill for 330. Im not sure how they...More

Thank harpo110
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There is very much to learn here about natural healers and medicine. But, they don't answer email at all.

Thank Gerard C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I thought the tour of the spice gardens was quite interesting until the end when you get to the store. I was wanting to purchase a few items wasn't 100% on AUD conversion Having been in the country 2 days, the currency was still a...More

Thank t0k01
Reviewed 17 July 2018 via mobile

10 minute tour was very interesting. The massage excellent. The guilt trip into buying product, to the point of putting things into a basket that I’d said no too. Couldn’t really argue at the till as obviously you are outnumbered massively, in a foreign country,...More

Thank pauliobee
Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

Our driver took us to the Island Spice Grove. I wasn’t expecting a guided tour, just a garden to look at. We were quickly greeted by a “qualified” doctor in Ayurvedic Medicine who took us around the gardens. He was charismatic, entertaining and informative as...More

Thank BoardingPass583761
Reviewed 6 July 2018

We really enjoyed our visit , very informative and tea and massage were great. We bought what we needed and very happy. Tried to send them email to order something else and it just bounced back. The 3 things we bought I priced here and...More

Thank joy f
Reviewed 1 July 2018

I was taken there by the driver of a trip to Kandy last week. The Gardens themself where quite nice., and it was quite interesting. The student who show me around was rather strange to say the least and very creepy. I was then taken...More

Thank jananst
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

Had a wonderful visit to the spice garden in kandy. We were walked around the garden n explained about the different herb treees n plants. How every herb tree helps us in a natural way. We got to smell n feel the different tree leaves...More

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15 February 2018|
Response from ilanastone | Reviewed this property |
You can send me a message via TripAdvisor. I only bought one product there, which was expensive. We had visited another Spice garden near Candy where I’d been given a short massage. I bought spices that were reasonably... More
12 March 2017|
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Response from patoulton | Reviewed this property |
I think they should be officially dealt with. I have also posted a review on trip advisor.