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Hemachandras (Kandy) Limited Jewellers

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Wonderful Service

We visited Hemanchandras a few days after visiting another jewellery gallery and museum and not... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Kikikit21
We looked but did not buy

We visited here looking for a wedding anniversary gift. They have an amazing choice of precious and... read more

Reviewed 24 October 2018
Kathrynowl91
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Hemachandras, Synonymous with Quality Gems & Jewellery. A Precious Heritage, Nurtured and Perfected, Since 1942. We produce gem studded jewellery in 9K, 14K and 18K yellow gold, 18K white gold and 925 sterling silver. Our finish is distinctive and...more
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939 Peradeniya Road, Kandy 20000, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited Hemanchandras a few days after visiting another jewellery gallery and museum and not finding the place satisfying. Though we did not visit the museum here I suspect it is similar to other where you see a short movie then see some displays. The...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Kikikit21
Reviewed 24 October 2018 via mobile

We visited here looking for a wedding anniversary gift. They have an amazing choice of precious and gem stone in jewellery and just stones. They are very attentive and will try and find what you are looking for. Unfortunately I could not find a ring...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Kathrynowl91
Reviewed 6 August 2018

Found a perfect orange sapphire ring amongst the huge selection of sapphires and really well worth a visit. I only hope that I got a good deal when I get my ring valued! No matter - I love it!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank steph19022018
Reviewed 7 June 2018

There are two enormous floors of beautiful Sri Lankan fine stone jewellery to look at after observing displays, a film of the mining, and seeing the cutting process. Mr. Hemandras is totally charming and helpful. I bought a pale coloured beautifully sparkling, cut sapphire, set...More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank Jennyrontravel
Reviewed 7 January 2018

I went to Hemachandras with a Gate 1 tour group and expected to be followed around and harrassed to buy , my experience in India and China. . This store treats customers better! No pressure, one is free to walk around and look. I wanted...More

Date of experience: December 2017
4  Thank Frauke Elisabet... R
Reviewed 25 September 2017

My partner and I visited here to look at gems for an engagement ring. Specifically for a yellow sapphire. We were served by Rooan (spelling may be incorrect). We received the best service. He provided us with an great tour of their museum, took time...More

Date of experience: September 2017
2  Thank Momo2907
Reviewed 25 February 2017

I visited this place because our driver suggested that we would be able to see how gemstones are cut. First we were shown a short film (8 minutes) which shows different kinds of gemstones and how they are mined. Next we were taken to the...More

Date of experience: February 2017
3  Thank Ashvin S
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

They must be the oldest Jewellers in Kandy. I Went here for a quick look at their museum and the factory and ended up falling in love with all the Jewelery they had and buying a pretty little sapphire ring. The salesman was really knowledgable...More

Date of experience: July 2016
5  Thank alicecheng1978
Reviewed 27 August 2016

We did not have any expectations when our "driver" took us to this jeweller. We started with a video introducing us to gem mining. Thereafter, we requested to see the show rooms, which were very impressive in terms of size and choice. Our "sales-person" was...More

Date of experience: August 2016
3  Thank R26_10
Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

It was interesting to visit. We were shown into their showroom and given a free refreshing soft drink. After watching a short video on mining works in Sri Lanka, we were taken to the gem museum. Their jewelry showroom is huge, and they have pretty...More

Date of experience: July 2016
2  Thank jasonbot1980
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