Kandy Tourism

Kandy City is one of the major tourist's destinations and the cultural capital of the country. The city has a rich cultural history.Itgot its name as Senkadagala after the hermit named Senkada. The name Kandy has its origins in the word Kanda which means hill.The Kandy City toursduring the time of the famous Kandy Perahara festival which usually take place during July and August, is quite popular.

Book the packages after referring to theKandy City tourism guides, which are available plentifully online.The Kandy City tourism packagesare designed to make your stay here comfortable. Opt for the one that will cater to your needs best and you are all good to go. Pack your bags and set out.

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Sri Lankan Rupee

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Best Kandy Tourism Guide

Acquaint yourself with Sri Lanka’s thriving culture by going for Kandy holidays. The beautiful city is located at the center of the island. Kandy travel packages are popular especially because of the city’s status as the cultural capital of the country.

Kandy was the capital city of the kings who ruled the country till early 19th century. As visitors going on Kandy tours get to see, remnants of the royal era remain. The city is where Sri Dalada Maligawa (the Temple of the Tooth Relic) is located. It is the highlight of Kandy  , and thousands of tourists from around the world pick Kandy holiday packages to get to the city and see one of the holiest Buddhist spots in the world.

You can travel to Kandy from Colombo in buses or trains. A newer option of an air taxi from Colombo is gaining favor of people who get to the city for a Kandy tour. You should include a visit to the Pinnewala Elephant Orphanage in the itinerary of your trip to Kandy. The best times to visit are when the elephants are fed and bathed.

If you are a tea lover, Kandy vacation packages has a special surprise for you. The Tea Museum has everything you need to know about Sri Lankan tea, famous around the world for its aroma and taste.

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