Fishy interest is provided at the raucous daily fish market near the bus station. Early mornings are busiest.
Kali Kovil has the most impressive, eye-catching gopuram of Trinco’s many Hindu temples.
St Mary’s Cathedral
Of the churches the 1852 Catholic St Mary’s Cathedral is particularly attractive, with a sky-blue neobaroque frontage and a tiled,...
Anna Pooram Vegetarian Restaurant
This simple little pure-veg eatery excels in idlis (rice cakes) and sambar (soupy lentil dish with veg), tea, and short eats, though...
Kandasamy Kovil information
Lonely Planet review
This temple, dedicated to Murugan, houses the rescued lingam (Hindu phallic symbol) known as the Swayambhu Lingam (viewing 7am-11.30pm & 4-6pm), making it one of Sri Lanka’s most spiritually important Hindu sites.