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Duruthu Perahera - Kelaniya -Colombo Jan 2014?

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Duruthu Perahera - Kelaniya -Colombo Jan 2014?

Does anybody know what dates in jan 2014 this will take place?

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21. Re: Duruthu Perahera - Kelaniya -Colombo Jan 2014?

Looks like 12,13,14 th Jan

www.island.lk/index.php…

would the 14th be best from 8pm?

how long to travel from Negombo, Jetwing Sea?

by tuk-tuk from outside hotel ok?

have driver wait, or get another tuk-tuk back?

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22. Re: Duruthu Perahera - Kelaniya -Colombo Jan 2014?

IMHO too far for tuk tuk. Take a car and driver and let the driver wait for your return.

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23. Re: Duruthu Perahera - Kelaniya -Colombo Jan 2014?

Thanx Hans.

will book return taxi from hotel, any idea travel time & cost please?

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24. Re: Duruthu Perahera - Kelaniya -Colombo Jan 2014?

Should take approx. 1 hour, but be prepared for large crowds. Count on approx. LKR 4,000-5,000 plus waiting time (LKR 500-1,000).

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25. Re: Duruthu Perahera - Kelaniya -Colombo Jan 2014?

hi !

i also plan to visit the duruthu perahera,

hans do you know what will be the best and most impressive day to visit this Event ?

i dont have a hotel yet but maybe i will stay in negombo too so perhaps we ca share a taxi togehter ?

Greets

Bernd from Germany, actual in kandy

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26. Re: Duruthu Perahera - Kelaniya -Colombo Jan 2014?

The last night is usually the most impressive.

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27. Re: Duruthu Perahera - Kelaniya -Colombo Jan 2014?

I live in Kelaniya and today @ 8.30pm the "Maha Perahara" will be there.

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