Knuckles Mountain Range, Matale

4.7
#1 of 8 in Nature in Matale
Take a hike through the rich forest and jungle at Knuckles Mountain Range, enjoying spectacular views of verdant mountains. Explore pockets of cloud forest here, home to a variety of endemic plant and animal life. Enjoy spotting a host of wildlife, including many exciting species of bird (bring binoculars if you can). Note that when hiking, you should be prepared for leeches, especially after heavy rainfall: wear leech socks and shorts so you can easily flick them off your legs, and certainly some sturdy footwear. Our Matale holiday site makes visiting Knuckles Mountain Range and other Matale attractions simple, and helps you make a travel plan personal to you.
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  • Such a challenging trek it was. It was about 20km hike in total if you want to go to the highest peak of knukles. Mind you it’s a hard hike and unfortunately weather wasn’t great the day we went. Ther...  more »
  • The scenery is stunning...the walks were tough but the rewards are worth it. My wife wanted to sing “the hills are alive with the sound of music” due to the views. Add it in if you like walking and co...  more »
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