This photogenic Murugan (Skanda) temple has a very ornate, if faded, gopuram (gateway tower) and a gold-clad image in its sanctum.
The quietly charming Madukanda Vihara is a Rs 200 three-wheeler ride from central Vavuniya, beyond the 3km post southeast on the A29. It...
Grand Jummah Mosque
A grand mosque awash in aqua tiling, with shiny gold onion domes.
Just south of the clock tower and very handy for the bus terminals, this busy little place is a top spot for lunchtime rice and curry.
Kandy Rd · interesting places nearby
Unusually, local women feel confident enough to come to this modern cafe unchaperoned for coffee (Nescafé Rs 40), cakes or ice-cream sundaes (Rs 80). It’s ideal for passing the time when you’re waiting for a bus. Next door is an air-conditioned supermarket.