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Sacred City of Kandy
Sacred City of Kandy

Sacred City of Kandy

9.39 reviews
Sights and Museums, Historic Site
Ranked #2 in Kandy things to do
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Kandy, Sri Lanka
+94 77 664 1393
http://whc.unesco.org/en/list/450
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This sacred Buddhist site, popularly known as the city of Senkadagalapura, was the last capital of the Sinhala kings whose patronage enabled the Dinahala culture to flourish for more than 2,500 years ... Read more
until the occupation of Sri Lanka by the British in 1815. It is also the site of the Temple of the Tooth Relic (the sacred tooth of the Buddha), which is a famous pilgrimage site. It became a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1988.

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Kandy is a fantastic stop on your tour of Sri Lanka! It's a lovely city, but more so enjoyable as an insight into Sri Lankan culture and spirituality. Don't miss the Temple of the Tooth relic.

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My Favorite city is Kandy it's very Surrounded Eco Nature and Gloomy, Traditional City. Most of Beautify Girls are their.

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Historical place ,many sites of interest

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Local from Kandy

The beautyfull place in sri lanka.come & travelling with us...

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Aliases: Senkadagalapura

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