Sri Lanka – Central, East (Kandy, Trincomalee, Batticaloa, Badulla)

VISITED BY: 1376 NOMADS
What to do here
 
 World Heritage Sites
  • Ancient City of Polonnaruwa
  • Ancient City of Sigiriya
  • Central Highlands of Sri Lanka
  • Golden Temple of Dambulla
  • Sacred City of Anuradhapura
  • Sacred City of Kandy
  • Sinharaja Forest Reserve
 Tentative WHS
  • Seruwila Mangala Raja Maha Vihara (30/10/2006)
  • Seruwila to Sri Pada (Sacred Foot Print Shrine), Ancient pilgrim route along the Mahaweli river in Sri Lanka (29/04/2010)
 Sights (Temporarily Reinstated)
  • Arugam Bay
  • Bambarakanda waterfall
  • Horton Plains National Park
  • Minneriya National Park
  • Perandeniya Botanical Gardens
  • Yala National Park
 Islands
  • Sri Lanka
 Borders
  • Sri Lanka (sea border/port)
 XL
  • Kokkilai Lagoon Area
 Cities of Asia and Oceania
  • Batticaloa
  • Kalmunai
  • Kandy
  • Trincomalee
 World Cities and Popular Towns
  • Kandy
 Railway, Metro, Funiculars, Cable Cars
  • Colombo to Badulla
  • Kandy to Ella Train Route
 Museums
  • Kandy: National Museum of Kandy
  • Kandy: World Buddhist Museum
  • Kiribathkumbura: Highway Museum Complex
  • Trincomalee: Hoods Tower Museum
 Castles, Palaces, Forts
  • Badulla: Haldummulla Fort
  • Batticaloa: Batticaloa Fort and Museum
  • Kandy: Royal Palace of Kandy
 Religious Temples
  • Anuradhapura: Jetavanaramaya
  • Batticaloa: St. Mary's Cathedral
  • Dambulla: Golden Temple of Dambulla
  • Kandy: Sri Dalada Maligawa (Temple of the Tooth)
  • Kataragama: Kataragama Temple
  • Matale District: Sigiriya (Buddhist Monastery until the 14th Century)
  • Mihintale: Mihintale Temple
  • Trincomalee: Koneswaram Temple
  • Trincomalee: Pathirakali Amman Temple
 World of Nature
  • Horton Plains
  • Kumana
  • Maduru Oya
  • Minneriya
  • Udawalawe
  • Wasgomuna
  • Wilpattu
 Festivals
  • Esala Perahera
 Experiences
  • Experiences a Kandyan dance show
  • Poson
  • Vesakha
 Botanical Gardens
  • Dambulla: Popham's Arboretum
  • Hakgala Botanical Gardens
  • Kandy: Perandeniya Botanical Gardens
 Beaches
  • Arugam Bay
 Waterfalls
  • Baker's Falls
  • Bambarakanda Falls
  • Diyaluma Falls
  • Dunhinda Falls
  • Ramboda Falls
 Markets
  • Kandy Central Market
 Railway Museums
  • Kadugannawa: National Railway Museum
Udawalawe National Park
Ulpotha Yoga Resort Dec 2018 - Willie's rock
Ulpotha Yoga Resort Dec 2018
Night at the temples - Kandy
Anuradhapura; Nov. 2008
2012 1841 Labookellie tea factory, near Nuwara Eliya
Clock Tower in Batticaloa