Kandy is very popular due to the annual pageant known as the Esala Perahera and The Royal Botanical Garden.
KANDY 114 KM (71 Miles) From Colombo
Kandy is one of the most scenic cities in Sri Lanka and lies in the midst of hills. It is the Capital of the Central
Province. It is both an administrative ad religious city. Kandy is the second largest city in the country and is
frequently visited by Buddhists especially of the Theravada School.
Kandy is very famous among tourist for three main reasons: It is home to the sacred tooth relic of the Buddha
(Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic ; Dalada Maligawa ), The Botanical Gardens ( Located in Peradeniya) and it
always has a special place when it comes to festivities such as the Esala Perahara.