Travellers seeking Kandy hotels to base themselves at should look to none other than Earl’s Regency, one of the most ideally positioned hotels Sri Lanka has to offer. One of the prominent attractions in the island’s hill country, Royal Botanical Gardens, Peradeniya is home to a wide variety of flora including over 4000 plant species, orchids, palm trees, medicinal plants, spices and more. Spread across around 147 acres, the gardens boasts of a long history and has been clearly influenced by industrial change as well as colonialism. A significant national asset for the island, the gardens is visited by over a million people annually. The charming destination is an ideal place to take a relaxing stroll while visiting this part of the island.
Thanuja Silva is a travel writer who writes under the pen name Auburn Silver. She has a passion for fashion and a deep interest in admiring new and exotic attractions around the world.