Hindu Temple


In the east end of Haputale.

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Nearby Haputale attractions

1. Mosque

0.02 MILES

Towards the eastern end of town.

2. Adisham Monastery

1.44 MILES

This beautiful Benedictine monastery once belonged to tea planter Sir Thomas Lester Villiers. To recreate his English lifestyle, he developed some English…

3. Thangamale

1.64 MILES

This woodland west of town is called a bird sanctuary, but it's more of a highland forest with a pleasant ridge-top walking trail. You can access the…

4. Dambatenne Tea Factory


This popular tea factory was built in 1890 by Sir Thomas Lipton, one of the most famous figures in tea history. The tour through the works is an education…

5. Lipton’s Seat

3.99 MILES

The Lipton’s Seat lookout is one of Sri Lanka's most impressive viewpoints (unless it's misty and cloudy of course, which is why early morning is the best…

7. Mosque

4.84 MILES

Smack in the centre of town on a busy junction.

8. Church of the Ascension

4.91 MILES

On the northwest side of town, this attractive stone church dates back to 1908, and was later extended in 1936 and 1938. Its tower was added in 1952.