• Moonstone Gem Mining Meetiyagoda – Ambalangoda in Galle

Moonstone Gem Mining Meetiyagoda – Ambalangoda in Galle ( For Everyone )

  • Moonstone Gem Mining Meetiyagoda – Ambalangoda
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    Moonstone Gem Mining Meetiyagoda – Ambalangoda

    LKR 2164

Description

Moonstone is very famous in Srilanka and most of the time mining available in Galle district, 30 km away from the Galle City. Srilanka mining industry more than 2,500 years old, Sri Lanka has been known since antiquity as Ratna Deepa, the "Island of Gems." It is home to 40 gem varieties out of a total of 85 in the world. You will have the chance to discover the extraction methods, especially the techniques with tools like conical-shaped basket sieve (basket shaped tool), which separates gravel and mud from potential gems of moonstones.

Duration: 3-4 Hours: Departure time Galle: 9.00 A.M. – If your location is remote to Galle your pickup time must be earlier
Included: Attraction tickets, Gem museum visit, Guiding & Transportation by A/C Car or Van with Driver
Departure point: Galle City (within 5 km)
Not Included: Lunch & refreshment

1 pax - USD 50

2 pax - USD 30

3-6 pax - USD 25

7-10 pax - USD 20

11+ pax - USD 12

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