Guide to KANDY

and an inspiring Temple Hike from Embekke to Pilimathalawa

Guide to Kandy – geographically and metaphorically Sri Lanka’s navel. Everybody goes there, some people even straight from the airport.

Sri Dalada Maligawa, the Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic in Kandy
Sri Dalada Maligawa, the Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic.

After having spent four days in Kandy, I ask myself: Why?

Honestly, I didn’t really get it. And after some additional online-research I’m definitely convinced that it is almost hysterically overrated.

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