Things To Do

Versatile activities for history buffs and nature enthusiast are some of the key highlights and things to do in Kandy. For a more leisurely pursuit a stroll around the lake in the evening or a browse around the antique and batik shops is ideal.

For the nature lovers, a trek to Urugala, part of the Knuckles range, spotted with many natural waterfalls and pools, endemic animals and birds with amazing views, is a must

Peradeniya Gardens
The Royal Botanical Gardens, which covers over 60 hectares, is the largest gardens in Sri Lanka. It is home for several hundreds of species of medicinal plants find out more
Temple of Tooth Relic
This temple known as the Sri Dalada Maligawa is a venerated site for Buddhists. For history buffs, this is a must visit to discover the rich history and fascinating stories on how find out more
Kandy Lake
The Kandy lake was built in 1807, during the reign of King Sri Wickrama Rajasingha. It is the perfect spot for a leisurely stroll at dusk while taking in the city lights as they come alive find out more
Ceylon Tea Museum
The museum is housed in an abandoned Tea Factory which dates back to 1925. Located only 1 km from the Dream Lodge, it exhibits the many paraphernalia find out more