Kandy.



Kandy Phone Code 081
Inernational Dial Code Kandy - 009481
Kandy Postal Code - Zip Code - 20000

Kandy is one of the important cities in Sri Lanka. Millions of Tourists used to visit here every year. This modern day city's history goes backs to thousands of years back. This independent Kandy Kingdom came under the rule of British Colonials in the year 1815. Independence was granted in 1948 from the British Empire. It is climate is considered as the best for tourists to spend their Holidays. This charming city consists beautiful mountains, rivers, waterfalls, valleys, parks, tea plantations, coffee and rubber estates. Popular event here is called as Kandy Esala Perahera, Sri Dalada Maligawa. At this Night procession you can view hundreds of decorated elephants passing through the streets. Kandy Lake is another interesting place while eating in popular places like British Era Queens Hotel and at Balaji Dosa Kade is considered as not to be missed.

Some of the popular tourist attractions in Kany are as follows.

  • Temple of the Tooth - Sri Dalada Maligawa.
  • Esala Perahera (Devoted to the Sacred Tooth Relic of the Buddha.)
  • Lankatilaka Temple
  • Bahiravokanda Vihara Buddha Statue
  • Temple of the Gadaladenia
  • Maha Vishnu Devalaya
  • Museum of World Buddhism
  • Pattini Davalaya
  • Ranawana Purana Rajamaha Viharaya
  • Degaldoruwa Temple
  • Galmaduwa temple
  • Natha Devale
  • Kandy Lake
  • Kandy View Point
  • Royal Palace of Kandy
  • Kandyan Classical Dance Performance
  • Udawattekele Sanctuary
  • Ran Avuda Mandapaya
  • Tea Museum
  • Magul Maduwa
  • Monte Fano
  • National Museum Kandy
  • Knuckles Mountain Range
  • Alagalla Mountain
  • Hanthana Mountain Range
  • Asgiriya Stadium
  • Pallekele International Cricket Stadium
  • Kandy Garrison Cemetery
  • Commonwealth War Cemetery

A Note to you

Public holidays, Sundays and Poya days are the best time to make low priced calls to any part of the world from Sri Lanka through out the day and night.

International country code of Sri Lanka is +94 or 0094.