Degaldoruwa Raja Maha Viharaya – The cave temple in Kandy

This is a Buddhist temple of historic value and one of the few ancient structures sculptured from rock. The temple is famous for its Kandyan era frescos. Location     The temple is located in Amunugama, Kandy Sri Lanka. This is only a maximum 28-minute drive away from the Kandy city, thus is easily accessible…

Experience the Kandy Hill Country -Paradise on Earth

Kandy is just right for a relaxing holiday. As the last kingdom of Sri Lanka, the city is steeped in history. Experience the scenic beauty of the Emerald Isle at its best. The climate in Kandy is simply divine. World Heritage Site The last hill capital and royal kingdom in Sri Lanka, Kandy is known…

Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic, Kandy – a sacred city

The rolling hills and lush green valleys of Kandy attract a number of travellers, both local and foreign, to its cooler climate and scenic locations. One of its most celebrated and revered highlights are the magnificent, Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic, a 17th-century temple located in the heart of the city. A 3-hour drive…

Kandy, The Hill Capital – Exploring a Mountain Citadel

Be it rail or road, the journey to Kandy is certainly an enthralling one. About a three and a half hour drive away from the commercial capital, Colombo, this ancient city is set amidst awe-inspiring mountain ranges and it is not hard to see why this once mighty citadel is the hill capital of Sri…