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Located in an charm setting among charming countryside, Kandy is a World Heritage Site as well as being one of the most beautiful and historic cities in Sri Lanka. Famous for its rich history and culture, Kandy offers holidaymakers the chance to enjoy all of the magnificence of the golden era of Sri Lanka. Kandy is sure to keep you fully engaged, both with its beauty and fascinating stories.

Dalada Maligawa (or the Temple of the Sacred Tooth

As the most famous attraction in the city and one of the most sacred places for Buddhists from all over the world. Famous for its unique Sinhalese architecture, the temple is located in the royal palace complex and also houses the only surviving relic of the tooth of Buddha. This is regarded as a symbolic representation of the living Buddha.Kandy offers holidaymakers the chance to enjoy all of the grandeur of the golden era of Sri Lanka. Kandy is sure to keep you fully engaged, both with its beauty and fascinating stories

Natha Devale

The oldest shrine in Kandy and dates back to the 14th century. It is one of the finest examples of Southern Indian architecture in the country. The shrine was delicately built by stone and is three stories high with an exquisite domical stupa on top. The highlights include a remarkable bronze icon of the God Lokeshwara Natha and a Sinhalese-styled entrance featuring beautifully ornamented double roofed archway.

Botanical Gardens of Peradeniya

The picturesque gradens are surrounded by the river Mahaweli on three sides. There is a suspension bridge connecting the garden to the other side of the bank which is sure to keep the children entertained while adults can admire more than one hundred varieties of palm trees, glossy foliage and beautiful orchid houses. Rare blossoms and spice trees can also be found in this garden, making it one of the remarkable botanical sites

Udawattekele Bird Sanctuar

Famed for its natural atmosphere and accessibility to the birds. It is situated off Wewelpitiya road and is only a short drive away from the city centre. Native Sri Lankan birds can be seen here including hanging parrots, yellow-fronted barbets and emerald doves. The sanctuary is also home to macaque monkeys and dozens of colourful butterflies.

Kandy Samadhi Nature Resort
Kukul oya Road , Kandy
Mobile :: +94777710013
Telephone :: +94814470925, +94814476117
Fax : +94812222332
E mail

Freedom Lodge
30 Saranankara Rd, Kandy,

Sharon Inn
59 Saranankara Rd, Kandy
Tel - 009481-2201400
Fax - 009481-2225665
E-Mail -

Majestic Tourist Hotel
83 / 40 Ampitiya Rd, Kandy
No. 83/40
Ampitiya Road
E-mail :

The Mansion
213, Aladeniya
Sri Lanka

Tel: +94 81 246 3166
Fax: +94 81 2463 165
Mobile: +94 77 793 0855 / +94 77 368 9177

Kandy View Hotel
RoofTop Restaurant
Ampitiya Road,
Sri Lanka.
Tel: 0094 814 481 300, 814 481 270
Fax: 0094 814 481301
Mobile: 0094 777 605 993

Chaaya Citadel Kandy 4*
124 Srimath Kuda Ratwatte Mawatha,
Sri Lanka.
Telephone 1 : 94812234365
Telephone 2 : 94812233395

Serene Garden Hotel
# 189, Rajapihilla Mawatha,
Kandy, Sri Lanka
Hotline: +94 (0) 81 7392392
Tel: +94 (0) 81 7392390-3
+94 (0) 81 2227915-7
Fax: +94 (0) 81 2227918

Castle Hill Kandy
No 22 , Rajapihilla Mawatha, Kandy,
Sri Lanka.

Nature Walk Resort Kandy

The Change Kandy
Green Hill, Block 56, Heeressagala, Kandy,

Helga's Folly
70 Rajaphilla Mawatha, Kandy,

Amaya Hills
Heerassagala, Peradeniya, Kandy,

Earl's Regency
84 Tenna Kumbura, Kandy

Castle Hill
22, Rajapilla Mawatha, Kandy,

Nature Walk Resort
9 Sanghamitta Mawatha, Kandy,

Mahaweli Reach Hotel
35 PBA Weerakoon Mawatha, Kandy 20564

Hotel Thilanka
No 03 Sangamitta Mawatha, Kandy 20000,

Serene Garden Hotel
189 Rajapihilla Mawatha, Kandy,

Hotel Tree of Life
Yahalatenna, Kandy,

Tourmaline Hotel

Hotel Casamara
Kotugodelia Vidiya, Kandy,

The Peak Residence
20, Keerthi Sri Rajasinghe Mw, Kandy

Hotel Suisse
30 Sangarajah Mawatha, Kandy,

Queen's Hotel

Manor House Kandy
Kurunegala Road | Nugawela, Kandy,

Grand Kandy Villa
No 23 / 7A, Lokuwatta, Kandy,

Hotel Hilltop
200/21 Bahirawakanda | Peradeniya Road, Kandy,

Swiss Residence
No. 23, Bahirawakanda, Kandy,

129/3, Saranankara Road,
Kandy - Sri Lanka.
Tel: 081-2233778
Fax: 081-2203940

Lake Inn Guest House
129/3, Saranankara Road,
Kandy - Sri Lanka.

The Senani Hotel
No. 167 / 1, Rajapihilla Mawatha, Kandy,

Senani Hotel
No. 167 / 1, Rajapihilla Mawatha,
Kandy, Sri Lanka
Tel. (94) 812 235 118 / (94) 812 239 339
E mail :

Tulip of Ceylon
Hinweela Road | Mawanella, Kandy 75000,
Tulip of Ceylon
Ilukgoda - Mawanella
Sri Lanka
T: +94 35 4921951
M: +94 71 3527308

Pinecrest Resort
Tranquility | Nillambe, Kandy

Pine Crest Resort
No. 334,
Nillabe, Kandy
Tel : 011 - 2265795 Fax : 011 - 2265795 Mobile : 071 - 6171963 077-3234115

Riverdale Hotel
Manager Sarath Rajanayaka 0812226469
Fax: 940812224841
Babylon Resort Hotel
Mount Franion Road, Murutalawa, Kandy.

Casamara Hotel
12, Kotugodalla Vidiya, Kandy

Chalet Hotel
32, Gregory Road, Kandy

Comfort Lodge
197, Rajapihilla Mawatha, Kandy.

Hotel Hill Top
200/21, Bahirawakanda, Peradeniya Road Kandy

Hotel Thilanka
3, Sangaraja Mawatha, Kandy

Hotel Suisse
30, Sangaraja Mawathha, Kandy

Hotel Tourmaline
55, 2nd Lane, Puspadana Mw., Kandy

Hunasfalls Hotel
Elkaduwa Kandy.
Tel:08-476402/3, 071-23630
Fax: 071-35134

The Kings House Royal Kingdom
Kandy, Wattegama (Close to Pitiyagedera Road)
Tel : 070-800652

Le Kandyan
Heerassagala , Peradeniya , Kandy
Tel: 082-33521, 082-33947,
Fax: 082- 33948

Mahaweli Reach Hotel
35, P .B. A. Weerakoon Mawatha, Kandy.

The Citadel
124, Srimath Kuda Ratwatta Mawatha, Kandy.
Tel: 08-234365

The Swiss Residence
23, Bahirawa Kanda, Kandy.
Tel: 074-479055/6,
Fax: 074-479057

Hotel King痴 Park
34, Sangaraja Mawatha, Lake Road, Kandy

Hotel Tree of Life
Yahalattenna, Werallagama, Kandy.
(On the Kandy - Kurunegala Road)

Hotel Sunray
(A)117/8 Anagarika Darmapala Mawatha, Kandy.
Tel: 08-222207/072-220748,
Fax: 08-222207

Janki Hotel
1/40 Devani Rajasinghe Mawatha, Kandy.

Queen痴 Hotels
Dalada Veediya, Kandy.
Tel: 08-233026, 233390, 222813,
Fax: 08-232079

Riverdale Hotel
32, Aniwatte Road, Kandy.

Regent Lodge
172, Riverdale Road - Kandy
Tel: 00 94 8 233213
Fax: 00 94 8 233213
E-mail: /

Golden View Rest
46 Saranankara Rd | S Kandy Lake, Kandy, Sri Lanka
(081) 223 9418

Lakshmi Guest House
57/1/1 Saranankara Rd, Kandy, Sri Lanka
(081) 222 2154

Sree Tours Sri Lanka
Lahiru Lakruwan
Sri Lanka.
Telephone : +94714908208
Dunusinghe Jayasekara
Lahiru Lakruwan
E- mail :

White House Restaurant
Cuisines: Halal, Indian, Italian, Sri Lankan
21 Dalada Vidiya, Kandy 20000, Sri Lanka
+94 81 2232765 |

Bake House
36 Dalada Vidiya | (081) 223 4868, Kandy,

Soya Centre
Cuisines: Bakery, Dessert, Eclectic, Healthy, Ice Cream, International, Vegan, Vegetarian
Kotugodella Veediya | Adjacent to YMCA, Kandy,

The Kandy Garden Club & Cafe
Cuisines: Asian
9 Sangaraja Mawatha, Kandy,

Devon Restaurant
Dalada Vidiya, Kandy,

Cuisines: Indian
11 DS Senanayake Vidiya, Kandy, Sri Lanka

Flower Song Chinese Restaurant
Cuisines: Chinese
137 Kotugodella Vidiya | N Kandy, Kandy, Sri Lanka
(081) 222 3628

Lyon Cafe
27 Peradeniya Rd, Kandy, Sri Lanka
(081) 222 3073

Paiva's Restaurant
37 Yatinuwara Vidiya, Kandy, Sri Lanka

Sharon Inn
59 Saranankara Rd | S Kandy Lake, Kandy, Sri Lanka
(081) 222 2416

Palm Garden Guest House
8 Bogodawatte Rd | Suduhumpola, Kandy, Sri Lanka
(081) 223 3903

Pizza Hut
D.S Senanayake Veediya, Kandy,

History Restaurant
27A Anagarika Dharmapala Mawatha, Kandy, Sri Lanka
(081) 220 2109

Cuisines: Indian
Victoria Rd, E Kandy Lake, Kandy

Foodlands Halal Restaurant
Cuisines: Chinese, Coffee Shop, Indian, Sri Lankan
59, Yatinuwara Street, Kandy, Sri Lanka
+94 81 223221

Delight Bakers & Sweet House
Dalada Vidiya, Kandy,

Olde Empire Hotel
21 Temple St, Kandy, Sri Lanka
(081) 222 4284

Mariyo Japanease Restaurant
No. 60, 2nd Lane Rajasinghe Mawatha, Kandy

Devon Hotel
51, Ampitiya Road, Kandy, Sri Lanka.
081 2235164 /5
Fax:+94 (081) 2235167
E mail:


The legendary three stripes are in town as Kandy witnesses its first pure sports performance store, Adidas - 'Impossible is nothing'.

Elegant Smockers

Elegant Smockers - the exclusive 'Infant Clothing and Nursery Linen Brand', Opens its branch at Kandy City Centre.

Kandy embraces ODEL

Kandy is the first location outside the Greater Colombo area to have its own ODEL experience. Sri Lanka's premier fashion and lifestyle brand opened its latest store at the Kandy City Centre.

Baskin Robbins

Global chain of ice cream parlors - opens at Kandy City Centre.

Tech Zone

"The Ultimate Computer Store with Innovative Technology & Competitive Pricing" opens at Kandy City Centre.


Futureworld Apple premium reseller opens new retail store in Kandy City Centre.


"The market leader in retailing" opens at Kandy City Centre.


Mallika Hemachandra Jewellers now opened at Kandy City Centre.

Nokia Store

'Nokia Store' - with a wide variety of Nokia phones & accessories is now opened at Kandy City Centre.


Mlesna Tea Centres, The Island's Most Exclusive Tea Shops, Now at Kandy City Centre.

Sarasavi Bookshop

Sarasavi Bookshop (Pvt) Ltd is now opened at Kandy City Centre.

Sri Lanka Tourism Promotion Bureau

Sri Lanka Tourism Promotion Bureau (Sri Lanka Small Miracle) now at Kandy City Centre.

Shop MÁ

The organic richness of the nature's finest now at Kandy City Centre.

Siddhalepa Ayurveda Spa Opened

A relaxed shopping experience!! Siddhalepa Ayurveda Spa now at Kandy City Centre.


Roots, have rooted their "fresh and healthy" ambiance at Kandy City Centre.


For the first time in Sri Lanka BATA introduced their exclusive international product range in Kandy.

Singer Mega

To improve quality of life by providing comforts and conveniences at fair prices, Singer opens their Singer Mega showroom at Kandy City Centre.

Vijitha Yapa Bookshop

The largest English bookstore chain in Sri Lanka and the exclusive agent for a variety of internationally renowned publications welcomes you to their new branch at Kandy City Centre

SLT Mobitel

Sri Lanka Telecom and Mobitel unveil their flagship store in the sacred city of Kandy.


DSI entered their destination in Kandy with their 'X'clusive range and their renowned brand "Reebok" to give you that safety, comfort and a boost to your self-image.

Mahaweli Reach

Mahaweli Reach your hospitality and entertainment, now at Kandy City Centre Offers from Outdoor catering, Event planning, Cakes, Decors, Room Reservations, Banquet facilities to Laundry, Dry Cleaning, Pressing and many more

Ceylon Biscuits Limited (CBL)

Ceylon Biscuits Limited (CBL) opening at Kandy City Centre.

Stone 'N' String

Stone 'N' String opening at Kandy City Centre. Visit Level 3, Kandy City Centre. Opened from 9 am to 7pm Daily.

Keels Super

Keels Super at Kandy City Centre - To get the best you don't have to pay more.

Pan Asia Bank

Pan Asia Bank celebrated its 44th branch opening, as it opened its doors of the new branch for business at Kandy City Centre, to the community at Kandy.


HNB - Your Partner in Progress opens at Kandy City Centre

Sampath Bank

Sampath Bank "The Growing Force in Sri Lankan Financial Services" opens at Kandy City Centre.


NSB, the Bank that serves every Sri Lankan's financial services needs is now at Kandy City Centre.

Bank of Ceylon

The Nation's Bank is now in Kandy City Centre to provide you with the banking technology for your changing lifestyles...

People's Bank

The Bank of the aspiring People of Sri Lanka: empowering people to become value creating, competitive and self reliant.

Commercial Bank

Commercial Bank, the "Best Bank in Sri Lanka" is the first bank to open at Kandy City Centre. With the full range of banking products and services, we also offer our customers additional convenience through extended banking hours and 365 day banking from 10 am to 7pm.