Sites and Attractions

The Lankathilaka Temple

The history of the temple goes back to the 14th century. According to historical reports this temple was built by King Bhuvanekabahu IV, who reigned…

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The Lankathilaka Temple

The Temple of the Tooth

The Sri Dalada Maligawa or The Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic is a temple in the city of Kandy in Sri Lanka. It was…

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The Temple of the Tooth

Udawatta Kele Sanctuary

Udawatta Kele was designated as a forest reserve in 1856, and it became a sanctuary in 1938. The Sri Lanka Forest Department has two offices in…

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Udawatta Kele Sanctuary

The Gadaladeniya temple

The history of the temple goes back to the 14th century. According to historical reports this temple was built in 1344, under the patronage of…

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The Gadaladeniya temple

Peradeniya Botanical Gardens

It is renowned for its collection of a variety of orchids. It includes more than 300 varieties of orchids, spices, medicinal plants and palms trees. Attached…

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Peradeniya Botanical Gardens

Hanthana Mountain Range

Hanthana is spread on the outskirts of Kandy from which many glorious rivulets and streams flow. One such stream flows past the village of Udaperadeniya…

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Hanthana Mountain Range

Kandy Esala Perahera

At this time of the year, hotel occupancy in Kandy is completely saturated and to accommodate guests and visitors to Kandy even private homeowners are…

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Kandy Esala Perahera

Kandy Lake

Over the years it was reduced in size. Its is a protected lake, with fishing banned. There are many legends and folklore regarding the lake.…

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Kandy Lake