Visit the Temple Sacred Tooth Relic – Sacred Sanctuary

The splendid Temple of the Tooth Relic in Kandy houses a tooth of Lord Gautama Buddha. Many devotees, as well as sightseers, visit this distinctive and unique cultural attraction in Sri Lanka. History When Kandy became the capital of the Sinhalese kingdom, the tooth relic was taken to this city and enshrined in fine temples…

Ceylon Tea Museum -Tracing Tea Through Time

For All Things Tea The Ceylon Tea Museum is located on the premises of the former Hanthane Tea Factory, approximately 5 km from the Kandy city centre. The once abandoned factory has been newly refurbished and is now a repository of all things tea related. Getting there is easy from most centrally located Kandy hotels such as…

Hanthana Mountain Range – Hiking through Sri Lanka’s rugged beauty

A hiking adventure in Sri Lanka is the ideal way to spend your holiday while visiting the breathtaking tropical island. Sri Lanka, located on the Indian Ocean, just off the coast of India, is a land rich in beautiful beaches and stunning mountainous landscapes. Hanthana Mountain Range is located in central Sri Lanka, south west…

Temple of Tooth Relic in Kandy – A Revered Buddhist Shrine

The greatly venerated Temple of the Tooth in Kandy is regarded as being one of the most significant religious sites by the Buddhists of Sri Lanka. Numerous sightseers also visit this popular cultural attraction. One of the Kandy hotels from which The Temple of the Tooth can conveniently be visited would be the Cinnamon Citadel…

Trace back the history of the tea plant – Tea museum Hanthana

In a land of which the name itself is synonymous with tea, the Hanthana tea museum fulfils its role of recording the history of this golden beverage that has placed the country within the map of the world. Accommodation is not much of a problem when visiting this quaint old museum designed to please the…