If you are searching for an off the beaten path Knuckles trekking experience – trod along the comfortable and gentle downhill trail that takes you to the rural village “Heel Oya”. Located at the foothills of the Knuckles, it is still unscathed by the growing mass tourism industry. Make your way through tea estates, pine forests, waterways and misty hills passing several viewpoints that would surely bring the poet inside you alive.
Experience the authentic Srilankan lifestyle of the locals, learn traditional paddy cultivation and farming methods, observe how villagers make their life at spice fields where spices are handmade. On your way back to the campsite, treat yourself with a refreshing dip in the cooling waterhole; don’t forget to take a change of clothes!