Royal Palace Park
Joy Motorboat Service
Put on an eye patch and set sail like a pirate into the great blue…lake. Little puttering boats can be hired from this place on the...
Malwatte Maha Vihara
The principal viharas (Buddhist complexes) in Kandy have considerable importance – the high priests of the two best known, Malwatte and...
Southwest of the lake, the YMBA guesthouse is a low-key venue in which to see Sri Lankan dance, but the performance is the equal of the...
This large and busy restaurant and bakery has a long menu of Sri Lankan and Chinese staples, a few lacklustre Western offerings and some...
Royal Palace Park information
There are many walks around Kandy like the Royal Palace Park constructed by Sri Wickrama Rajasinha. Further up on Rajapihilla Mawatha are even better views over the lake, the town and the surrounding hills. For longer walks, there are paths branching out from Rajapihilla Mawatha. Ask at your guest house.