Visit the historical City of Sri Lanka- Kandy

Visit the historical City of Sri Lanka- Kandy

Kandy was the last indigenous capital, the second-largest city and the most visited city by Tourists of the island. It is a three-hour drive from the Airport to Kandy. The ancient Hill Capital has so much to offer to the Tourists. It`s old Colonial Buildings that are well blended with the modern City showcases the ancient glory and the most noticeable is, the Queens The hotel is in the Heart of the City. Kandy is up in the Central hills with amazing views and is a couple of Degrees cooler than Colombo and the Low Country. The Highlight in Kandy is the Temple of the Tooth which houses a Tooth of Buddha. This active Temple is at its best during the ceremony which happens three times a day. The best time to visit the Temple is 9.30 am, as you get to see the colorful Ceremony with Monks and Drummers.

During the time of the Ceremony, you get to see the Casket of the Tooth, The Buddha Statue carved out of a Cristal, The Library with old Palm Books, etc

The Kandy Market is a place that`s not been missed by Tourists. The verity of Fruits is a highlight to the Tourists as they get to try some of the Fruits that they have never tasted before. The vegetable market is so colorful and vibrant with so many different types of Vegetables that have brought over from all four corners of the Country. Walking around the Kandy Lake, Visiting a Hindu Temple, Trek in Udawattha Kelee Nature reserve, Visiting the Garrison War Cemetery and Visiting the Botanical Garden are popular activities in Kandy.

The Botanical Garden is a place where you can easily spend a day with peace and Quiet. The Highlights are the Orchid House, Royal Palm avenue, and the Ficus Benjameena tree. The less-visited hidden Gem in Kandy is the Hantana Mountain range that offers amazing views of the area.

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