The Hill Capital of Kandy was the last bastion of the Sinhala kings and is rich in history and culture. Set around an attractive man-made lake in Sri Lanka's scenic hill country, Kandy is a charming city offering a living record of a magnificent past. The Temple of the Tooth is located in the centre of town and contains the well-guarded tooth casket, as well as a series of elaborate Buddha images and a detailed legend on how the tooth arrived in Kandy. Discover the best of Kandy with our range of Sri Lanka group tours and Tailor-made holidays.
Here are some popular itineraries that include a visit to Kandy. Alternatively, if you would like to include a visit to Kandy on a bespoke touring itinerary to Sri Lanka, take a look at our tailor-made holiday planning section.