This central hotel conceals a quiet pool behind its stately facade. The pool is open to nonguests and charges around Rs 300 per person.
The principal viharas (Buddhist complexes) in Kandy have considerable importance – the high priests of the two best known, Malwatte and...
There are four Kandyan devales to the gods who are followers of Buddha and protect Sri Lanka. Three of the four devales are near the...
On the top floor on the Hotel Casamara, this terrace bar offers views of Kandy’s exuberant traffic coursing around the throngs below....
Udawattakelle Sanctuary information
North of the lake, this forest has huge trees, good birdwatching and loads of cheeky monkeys. Birdwatchers can arrange guides (Rs 500) at the ticket office.
Be careful if you’re visiting alone. Muggers are rare but not unknown; solo women should take extra care.
Enter by turning right after the post office on DS Senanayake Vidiya.