Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic
Located in the royal palace complex along Adam’s Peak, the Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic is renowned as an important pilgrimage site and one of the most sacred destinations in Sri Lanka. The golden-roofed temple houses a tooth of Buddha where devotees and travelers can inspect the gold casket at the time of praying and offering. The complex is home to several museums and temples.
Wikrama Rajasinhe, the last king of Sri Lanka and Kandy, built the artificial Kandy Lake to add to the beauty of the Temple of Tooth. Also named the Milky Ocean, the lake, which remained unfinished because of the British attack in 1815, is deeply tied to legends. It’s believed that the king built a secret tunnel linking its island to the palace. Meander around the beautiful lake located in the middle of the bustling city and enjoy its stunning sights.
Giragama Tea Plantation
Home to many extensive tea plantations, Sri Lanka, is known as one of the world’s most leading tea producers. Taking a trip to one of the numerous tea factories to see the process and absorb the tea plants’ beauty is a must while you’re traveling to Sri Lanka. Head to Giragama Tea Plantation outside the city to inspect the tea refinery process, from green to Earl Grey. Don’t miss the tea museum and taste the fresh end product.
Peradeniya Royal Botanical Garden
Gifted with an ideal climate, Sri Lanka is a well-revered destination for spices trading. From pepper and nutmeg to cinnamon, cloves, and cardamom, you’ll find a wealth of mouthwatering-smelling plants in Kandy’s Royal Botanical Garden. Home to over 4000 different plant species, Peradeniya is situated almost outside Kandy. Enjoy this memorable experience and shop the fresh spices.
Bahiravokanda Vihara Buddha Statue
Bahiravokanda Vihara is a large Buddha statue situated on a hill overlooking Kandy. Clime up to see the city’s most significant religious monument and indulge in the panoramic views of Kandy and surroundings upon the peak. From almost everywhere in the city, you’ll be able to see the statue; at night, the figure is enchantingly dressed with light. Like most Buddha temples, make sure to take your shoes off before entering.
Dalada Maligawa Museum
Interested in exploring the history, and cultural roots of Sri Lanka, don’t miss visiting the Dalada Maligawa museum. It’s one of the most unequaled museums in Asia, showcasing a collection of relics and the global spread of Buddhist. It’s a well-worth visit to know more about the development of this peaceful religion.
Udawattakele Forest Reserve
Udawattakele Forest Reserve was once the pleasure garden for the kings of Kandy. The urban forest reserve is home to several species of reptiles, mammals, fauna, and some significant Buddhist meditation hermitages. Famous for its educational value and popular with bird watchers, Udawattakele celebrates the tropical nature of Sri Lanka and its lush jungles.
The Commonwealth Cemetery
As a memorial site for Sri Lankan soldiers who died in world war II, the Commonwealth Cemetery is a relic of Sri Lanka’s colonial history witnessed turbulence throughout the year. In stark contrast to Kandy’s noisy streets, the site’s peaceful atmosphere is worth to trip.
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