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Rajapihilla Mawatha, Kandy 20000, Sri Lanka
+94 77 604 3599
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed September 2, 2015

This review is quite late. The tuktuk driver brought me to this place for a short stopover. This is just a high altitude spot with a small monument on one side but plenty of street vendors selling souvenir items and other stuff on the other...More

3  Thank pinoytraveller2
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed July 2, 2016

This is a good place to go while strolling, if you want some time to talk with your loved ones this place is okay.You can get a good view of the city with the Temple of Tooth on one side but if you visit in...More

2  Thank Sachin W
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All reviews nice view tuk tuk viewing platform eye view vantage point entire city street vendors worth a stop buddha statue sunny day surrounding hills walk up take photos must visit place tooth temple sri lanka lake
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Reviewed yesterday

This view point gives a great view.its near to kandy town. Lovely view of the lake and the city. You could get a tuk tuk there for 180 rupees from kandy town.

Thank Matthew L
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a great place to get a general idea of how large Kandy is and the view is worth it. A few traders around selling their wares but they don't hassle you much.

Thank Sharon C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It's not very far from the Kandy town. From this place can see the Kandy town making anyone's mind relaxing!

Thank kalanipan
Reviewed 1 week ago

Two visits are required, night and day. Two occations are neccessary so as to get the full impact of this spectactular bowl in which Kandi sits

Thank carolphelps
Reviewed 1 week ago

We'd booked a tuk tuk to the Botanical Gardens and the driver pulled over here for us to take photos. I can't say I'd have walked up or taken a vehicle up there if we weren't already passing. The view is good - obviously better...More

Thank Barbara L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Easy enough to walk to from town, maybe 15-20minutes walk. At the point you are rewarded with a great view over Kandy town, the lake, temple and the hills. Definitely worth a stop.

Thank Alexander_NSN
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is nice place ..to view the Kandy city ..this looks beautiful in the night my recommendation would be to attend the Kandy cultural program and then go to the view point to see Kandy at night .

Thank AbhinavG138
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is about 2000 meters above sea level and gives a good view of Kandy. This makes it a hill station. The viewing platform is very nicely erected and safe

Thank Cdr Bhatia B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We passed this everyday to our hotel , we actually thought it was the bus stop until we realised it was the view point. Views are amazing and worth the visit.

Thank gillywilly1967
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Point provide panoramic view of Kandy city lake and tooth relic temple. Huge Budhdha image on hill is also visible. Two gift shops are near to view point selling mailny various type of masks. Beware of monkeys at this point.

Thank Ashish T
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