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Bahiravokanda Vihara Buddha Statue

Kandy, Sri Lanka
+94 71 838 1367
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“kandy city” (73 reviews)
“tuk tuk” (63 reviews)
“nice view” (39 reviews)
Kandy, Sri Lanka
+94 71 838 1367
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Very good location build this temple, please very cram and peaceful, This is nice viw point in Kandy,

Thank Neel L
Reviewed 4 days ago

This is a Buddhist temple located just outside of Kandy town. From the city centre it takes about 10mins to get there in a vehicle. It has a stunning view of Kandy town including the lake, the railway station, the Dalada Maligawa (Temple of the...More

Thank Dhushan
Reviewed 1 week ago

Go in the morning. Any other time might be too hot to too crowded. It's a beautiful viewpoint and quite serene.

Thank danniestah
Reviewed 1 week ago

Impressive statue. Built with great effort and finesse that seems to have been lost these days. They aimed for perfection and got it right. Toilets were clean for a change.Use them here We walked up and down the hill. Good workout for the morning.Tuk Tuk...More

Thank Mabs Y
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This temple is situated high up in Kandy & has a lovely view over the city. It is worth the trip to view, although you are asked for a donation to leave your shoes at the bottom, must pay an entry fee & are again...More

Thank Ash D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

great to escape the chaos of the town centre. spent about 1/2-1 hour here. Climbed the steps at the back of the state. Great views of kandy and surrounding hills. Quiet and good to view as the sunsets behind the buddha. Steep walk up and...More

Thank bsmart40
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On the evening when we went to see the Kandy View Point, this was a temple with a very big Buddha which could be seen even from a distance in the darkness. A brilliant and peaceful place in one of the hills. One can climb...More

Thank Partha Pratim M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It is good view point and one would usually spend 15-30 min max there, quiet place and obviously for a Buddhist it is good place to come

Thank Amruta R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Buddhist statue is grand looking and let u overview the Kandy city. For the sake of respect, we have to keep our shoes outside temple. However, when we pick up, staff hold our shoes until donation is given, somewhat not very nice way. We...More

Thank 326yvonnel
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We hired a cab to this place using pick me app which was useful. It's a peaceful place, wasn't very crowded when v visited. Has a big Buddha and great view to Kandy city. There is a coconut shop near the entrance, the king coconut...More

Thank Sharen_Archer
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15 March 2017|
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Response from travel m | Reviewed this property |
Not more than 20-30mins
31 October 2015|
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Response from Pi-Anna-3 | Reviewed this property |
No it isn't. They charge you 200 rupees to get in, as well as more money to look after your shoes! whilst I was there they followed me around asking me for more money in the form of donations.