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Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic
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Temple of the Gadaladenia
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Kaludiya Pokuna
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Ancient City of Sigiriya Sigiriya
#1 of 5 Sights & Landmarks in Sigiriya
Sigiriya - unesco world heritage site,endowed with centuries old frescoes with large unexplored hidden sites is a must visit site for anyone visiting Srilanka .Its the ruins of a palace of king kashyapa ,who has m...
One of our best Sri Lanka experiences, stunning views, interesting story, a great museum , a fun walk and excellent archaeology ...the Machu Picchu of Sri Lanka
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Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic Kandy
#1 of 32 Sights & Landmarks in Kandy
It's the holiest Buddhist site in Sri Kanka and is accordingly majestic and ornate The Buddha Tooth is inside a silver stupa that is visible to you as you pass by a small door within the temple.
What an incredible experience; the sights, sounds, atmosphere, the devotion and the flowers given as blessing were stunning making a lovely aroma.
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Pidurangala Rock Sigiriya
#2 of 5 Sights & Landmarks in Sigiriya
Go hike Pidurangala Rock for sunset :) It is a very easy 20min walk up there, take a small picnic along, something cold to drink and enjoy a beautiful sunset and the breathtaking view on Sigiriya Rock!!
Wonderful view of Sigiriya and the surrounding countryside from the top ... the last part is a bit of a scramble, clambering over boulders etc but it is well worth the effort, and the best time to go up is mid-lat...
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Euphoria Spice and Herbal Matale
#1 of 5 Sights & Landmarks in Matale
Following a cooking demonstration and a delicious, freshly prepared lunch, we took an informative tour to learn about the spices grown on the actual site.
This is a low-key but fascinating place to visit amid all the main tourist sites.
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Lipton’s Seat Haputale 38.0 km away
#1 of 5 Sights & Landmarks in Haputale
Stunning views, picture perfect drive, awesome weather and wonderful scenaries of lively-hood amidst the beautiful tea trees.
Sunrise was awesome ...... Incredible views of the Uva Plains .... too bad the haze filters the view of the ocean, horizon and the Great Basses lighthouse .... peaks of Horton Plains, World's End viewpoint, Namunu...
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Royal Botanical Gardens Peradeniya
#1 of 2 Sights & Landmarks in Peradeniya
This truly is an oasis, its just so peaceful, Its on the must see list and some of the sights, plants, its just wonderful.
what amazing views , plants and flowers to see the orchid room was amazing , so many varieties and so beautiful the flying fox , bat area was crazy - for a out 10 minutes you were ealing through a screeching area...
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Kandy Garrison Cemetery Kandy
#2 of 32 Sights & Landmarks in Kandy
The caretaker, Charles Carmichael, is a delightful gentleman and has a wealth of information about the site and the stories behind the tombstones and grave markers.
There is also a small museum featuring photos including those of Prince Charles who quietly donated funds for the upkeep of this historical site.
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Buduruwagala Temple Wellawaya 53.6 km away
#1 of 2 Sights & Landmarks in Wellawaya
Plenty of Tuk Tuks and a tuk tuk ride to the site rather than taking the car down the rugged road makes it more interesting.
After walking through a pathway with trees on both sides, the view opens up to the carved statues on the rock wall.
Demodara Nine Arch Bridge Ella 50.4 km away
#1 of 4 Sights & Landmarks in Ella
... the way back to Ella i should recommend you just follow the railway back up to the city it's an amazing journey with breathtaking views and amazing jungle sounds, we arrived at the Ella train station in 1 hour.
Ask a local and make your way to Asanka Café in Ella you will be greeted by the most friendly of Sri Lankans and the best view in which to watch the train cross the bridge!
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Commonwealth War Cemetery Kandy
#3 of 32 Sights & Landmarks in Kandy
Like all Commonwealth War Graves Commission sites,it is faultlessly presented and maintained and an oasis of tranquility.The ages of the deceased must be noted and please ensure that you sign the register on site....
I've never been to a Commonwealth War Grave site before, but we called in on the way back to our hotel after touring the main sites of Kandy.
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Shri Bhakta Hanuman Temple Nuwara Eliya
#1 of 15 Sights & Landmarks in Nuwara Eliya
Set up by Chinamaya mission in the serene surroundings of Ramboda, breathtaking natural vally view, gigantic hanuman statute, amazing vegeterian food at cafetria keeps you spellbound.
From the point where you will park your vehicle till the temple its just super gorgeous, amazing views, enchanting and breathtaking!
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Golden Temple of Dambulla Dambulla
#1 of 8 Sights & Landmarks in Dambulla
Enjoyable walk uphill with an magnificent view and the caves with a wonderful athmosphere of ancient times when monks were living in the jungle to practise their meditation in solitude, next to wilderness and anim...
Amongst the prime archaeological sites like, Anuradhpura, Polonnaruwa, Sigiriya I rate Dambulla as the best for gigantic amazing monuments of Lord Buddha, his disciples & stupa in the caves constructed on top of m...
43 Ways to experience it
Amba Estate Bandarawela 49.3 km away
#1 of 4 Sights & Landmarks in Bandarawela
We were able to walk from the estate to gain excellent views of Little Adam's peak from Eagle Rock and could also swim in the local waterfalls (without any other people their).
You also get an amazing view of the mountains as you walk through the tea plantations.
Lankatilaka Temple Kandy
#4 of 32 Sights & Landmarks in Kandy
We very much enjoyed our visit and were able to view historic religious artefacts and statues.
Apparently the site had been selected as usual for its beauty and peaceful environment, at a proper distance from bustling village life.
1 Way to experience it
Demodara Loop Ella 50.9 km away
#2 of 4 Sights & Landmarks in Ella
We had great fun and fantastic views on our train trip on the Demodara Loop.
... road up again, you'll pass a Coop sign on your right, park around 100m beyond that and you will then see the view of the loop, we walked out another 200 yards to a viewpoint that gives a great view of the loop.
Sita Temple Nuwara Eliya
#2 of 15 Sights & Landmarks in Nuwara Eliya
Archaeological findings indicate old statues of Rama, Sita and Hanuman... Newly constructed temple at the same site which has a stream flowing by where Sita is beleived to have spent time when in Ashoka Vatika whi...
Nice view of Dronagiri mountain (Hakgala) which Hanuman brought from Himalayas for Sanjeevani Booti for treatment of Ram's brother Laxman during Lanka war with Raavan
Aluvihara Rock Cave Temple Matale
#2 of 5 Sights & Landmarks in Matale
You can see the ancient views in this temple , it's really worth to visit to see how naturally located all those rocks and to see the historical things.
I think you can get most of the way up in a Tuk Tuk if you want to avoid some of the climb....but the effort of walking makes the reward greater :) The view at the top is great and you can climb right up to the Bu...
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Sri Muthumariamman Temple Matale
#3 of 5 Sights & Landmarks in Matale
A landmark it certainly is.
Colorful, non touristy site, cheap, interesting.
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Bluefield Tea Gardens Nuwara Eliya
#3 of 15 Sights & Landmarks in Nuwara Eliya
Just amazing!! To closely see and understand how tea is made in Sri Lanka is breathtaking and the view of the tea fields is a cherry on top.
+good views - many tourists +free tea +many tea +can see tea plantation +large choice of tea +cake for tea +100 years old factory +nice guides +you can see how factory work +smile people +good parking
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Kandy View Point Kandy
#5 of 32 Sights & Landmarks in Kandy
Specialy you can visit in the evening this place then you can see beautiful sky with wonderful view of kandy city I this this is a best place to make a selfi with kandy city.
Stunning with wonderful views, dawn or dusk is obviously the best time to take in the surroundings and well worth the visit.
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Bahiravokanda Vihara Buddha Statue Kandy
#6 of 32 Sights & Landmarks in Kandy
... is any other way of accessing the statue.The history of the statue and Buddha is very interesting and being able to climb the statue provides the most outstanding view of Kandy and the surrounding mountains.
Great temple had a very good time there, the location is amazing it gives you good views of the city of Kandy and it's very peaceful and less crowded than other places .
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Royal Palace of Kandy Kandy
#7 of 32 Sights & Landmarks in Kandy
Some beautiful views to be seen!
An historical site
Nalanda Gedige Matale
#4 of 5 Sights & Landmarks in Matale
Very quiet place (3 people in the site when we came) and a very serene atmosphere with the beautiful lake behind.
Peaceful historical site
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Pallekele International Cricket Stadium Kandy
#8 of 32 Sights & Landmarks in Kandy
A lovely ground, with great views of the game, hats and umbrellas definitely needed as the weather can be really hot.
kids can enjoy Ice cream. in my last visit one ticket price was 750rs for grand stand, really worth with best view.
Wicky Tours Negombo 28.9 km away
#3 of 13 Sights & Landmarks in Negombo
... rich history and culture always kept us informed and entertained throughout our road journeys always pointing out and informing us of any important sites we passed along our travels and there was plenty of them.
He took us to interesting places en route between our destinations and was happy to make detours to see specific sights when requested (eg the Diyaluma Falls when travelling from Ella to Yala).
Ambewela Farms Nuwara Eliya
#4 of 15 Sights & Landmarks in Nuwara Eliya
The weather was so beautiful and the lush greenary and the view of cattle grazing on the farms and mountains was just spell-binding!!
A farm with picturesque views of green fields dotted with black and white cows and a foggy mountainous backdrop.
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Sri Baktha Hanuman Temple Ramboda
#1 of 1 Sights & Landmarks in Ramboda
Stunning views set high in the hills with amazing views overlooking the valley.
Outstanding temple and lovely view
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Ranawana Purana Rajamaha Viharaya Kandy
#9 of 32 Sights & Landmarks in Kandy
This amazing temple takes a bit of walking uphill to get there, but you get a view of Buddha's life story as you walk up.
it was a great place to see mountains, City view etc. such a long travel with narrow road!!
Temple of the Gadaladenia Kandy
#10 of 32 Sights & Landmarks in Kandy
Samera also helped us organising a 5 day trip with a car from Kandy to see all the historic sites around Anuradapura, Polonaruwa, Sigirya, Dambulla and Adam's Peak.
We enjoyed seeing a group of local school children having their religious instruction class there - it is good to see this historic site still in daily use by the locals!
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Warleigh Church Dickoya
#1 of 1 Sights & Landmarks in Dickoya
It is a very peaceful setting with fabulous views over the waters of Castlereigh Reservoir.
Beautiful church with a great view of tea plantation