Kandy

Kandy

Overview

Kandy offers a spiritual and serene retreat for visitors. Home to the sacred Temple of the Tooth Relic, it radiates peace and spirituality. The tranquil Kandy Lake, located at the heart of a busy city, creates a calming atmosphere. As the lake and the Temple of the Tooth Relic are within easy walking distance, you can enjoy a panoramic view of the temple from across the water. Another famous destination is the Royal Botanical Garden in Peradeniya, which offers a unique experience.

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Kandy, affectionately called the capital of the hill country, is renowned for its rich cultural heritage and scenic beauty. Surrounded by lush hills and tea plantations, Kandy offers a serene retreat. As the last kingdom and the royal capital of Sri Lanka, Kandy hosts the sacred Temple of the Tooth Relic, a revered Buddhist site. The city’s vibrant annual Esala Perahera festival showcases traditional music, dance, and elephant parades, attracting visitors worldwide. The region is also home to generations of traditional artists, dancers, musicians, craftsmen and other creatives. So you will be exposed to a lot of cultural performances and traditional crafts.

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Tour details

  • Tour Type Impressive
  • Price
  • Categories Religion
  • Country Sri Lanka
  • Language Sinhala, English, Tamil
  • Currency LKR
  • Time Zone UTC+5:30
  • Drives on the Left
  • Calling Code +94