Doing an overnight hike is the most effective way to experience the nature wonders of lovely knuckles mountain range through the Riverston area which is the most beautiful hilltop in the range. The place boasts spectacular view of the highlands around it. The misty peak of Riverston, ends in a sharp 300 m drop from which you can see the surrounding countryside including Thelgamuwa Valley with its terraced fields and the Knuckles range of mountains.
PICK UP / MATALE
You will be picked up from your hotel in Kandy, Dambulla, Sigiriya or Habarana and driven to Matale.
Reach Matale town and drive to programme starting point.
Your guide will explain the details of the hike before starting the hike.
Start the hike with an experienced hiking guide, first aid officer and a backup emergency transport vehicle. Walk 1.5km to Riverston summit.
Get in to vehicle and travel 5km and then walk 3.5km to mini world’s end.
You will be driven by the vehicle to a waterfall where you will have your lunch.
You will start 3km Trekking to clock rock.
You will be driven to Green View Holiday Resort for the overnight stay.
Enjoy the evening Tea at the hotel.
BBQ dinner in the hotel
MATALE / DROP OFF
Enjoy breakfast at the hotel.
Leave the hotel and drive 7km by the vehicle.
Trek through the jungle to Sera Ella waterfalls and enjoy sitting on the rock seats under the spray. The trek is 7km.
Return to your hotel by the vehicle and enjoy lunch.
Check out from the hotel and drive 12km to enjoy some water activities.
You will return to your overnight hotel. (Pick up from Sigiriya, Dambulla, Habarana and drop off in Kandy or wise versa is possible)