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Kandy Lake Club - Cultural Dance Show

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Take you to the Sri lankan culture

Awesome dance performance by the artists, especially the male artist. Their unstoppable energy to... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Akshita J
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Entertaining

The show goes for about 60 minutes and is enjoyable. I'm not sure that it was truly cultural but... read more

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Jeff K
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The Kandy Lake Club Cultural Dance Show is a stimulating Sri Lankan Arts, Dance & Cultural Heritage Show that is a must see for any visitor who visits the historic city of Kandy. The Kandy Lake Club Dance started in 1982 with the view of having a...more
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7 Sangamitta Mawatha, Kandy 20000, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Awesome dance performance by the artists, especially the male artist. Their unstoppable energy to play drums is outstanding. U will love every single performance each depicting a story of their culture.

Thank Akshita J
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The show goes for about 60 minutes and is enjoyable. I'm not sure that it was truly cultural but these was music, dancing and costumes.

Thank Jeff K
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Cultural dance with drums. A typical cultural performance portraying Sri Lanka. Dancers n performers were pleasant and energetic. The place looks run down for a tourist show. The fire walking was the finale of the event.

Thank Padmah P
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

If you visited kandy this is one event you must not miss. Its some of sri Lankan cultural event. Beautiful dance dram beating and fire work

Thank anjadis
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Definitely worth seeing - didn’t see anything else like it during our travels. An enjoyable hour and only cost 1000 rupees.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I was looking forward to this performance and it didn't disappoint. The show goes for only a little over an hour which I felt was "just right". It's fast paced and really colourful. The dancers are highly skilled acrobats as well as dancers and the...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had already seen a lot of cultural dance shows on our visits to south east Asian countries and so were not very keen to attend one more. But our Airbnb owner insisted that we see this particular show since it represented a different culture....More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A wonderful night to spend in Kandy. Tickets are 1,000 rupees each, Fri is expensive. But the dancers were really enjoying what they were doing. Got seats at the front, no prior booking needed. Need a tuk tuk to get here as it's uphill.

1  Thank lorettacottis
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When we first arrived the shonky auditorium, with the plastic chairs and the hoards of tourists, was a bit off putting. The show itself was a wonderful and very entertaining cultural experience. The performers were fabulous especially the drummers. The two guys walking on the...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great time and everyone was full of life. Met some great people too. Alex and N get in touch...your email didn't save!

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Scott C
28 January 2018|
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Response from Sameera_EWB | Property representative |
Dear Sir, As you uploaded photos to the facebook you have gone to a wrong dance show you did not come to our dance show. It called KANDYAN DANCE PERFORMANCE.our dance is called KANDY LAKE CLUB. even it's called kandy lake... More
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Shaymaa K
2 September 2017|
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Response from AK14uk | Reviewed this property |
No issues with veiled women The country is multicultural and saw muslim ladies waking around with the veil
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KiwifamIndo
30 March 2017|
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Response from Mark L | Reviewed this property |
No you can buy at the show door
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