Great temple. Visited it at night when cooler. It would be very hot during the day as one has to take shoes off and walk on concrete and as it is open the hot cement would burn feet. Allow a good hour. They also have...More
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Very nice place to visit, calm, quiet and interesting. I could took a lot of photos to remember.Very nice Buddhist temple that gives an insight into the religion and their practices..
What a strange place! It’s a sprawling temple with various rooms filled with all manner of offerings. There are big and little shrines everywhere in a chaotic and disorganised mishmash of items. There are all sorts of statues, lamps, vases, pictures. Stuff that looks like...More
Very nice place to visit, calm, quiet and interesting. With different kind of antiques. I could took a lot of photos to remember. People very nice, sympathic. I recomend to visit with family and friends.
We ended up here after the obligatory first day con. We were informed there was a festival on and that there was a baby elephant who formed part of the festival. We were instead taken to the temple, threw money into a donations pot for...More
Main Buddhist temple in Colombo. Entrance fee is Rs300. Main hall is impressive. The rest of the temple which you can walk through is messy and run down. A bit of a let-down. They hold prayer or ceremonial sessions occasionally. Do wear modestly and remove...More
Therawada Buddhist temple. It also having variety collection of antiques as well as antique cars. Nice calm place to visit. Tourist attraction also. Highly recommend.