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If you go on a trip to Kandy, don't miss this temple. This is amazing. The vehicles can reach... read more

Reviewed 5 September 2018
Colombo, Sri Lanka

This is a good Buddhist temple on the way .The temple is beautiful. You need a couple of hours here... read more

Reviewed 5 August 2018
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Yatinuwara, Pilimathalawa, (900m away from the museum of department of highway at Nanuoya junction on kandy colombo main road, Kandy 20000, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed 1 week ago

But very interesting Buddhist temple with the tallest walking Buddha statue. Lots of sculptures (modern day) with stories. Little information and guidance. Involves lot of climb through almost deserted areas. Not recommended for solo traveller. The staff are friendly but not much helpful.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This temple is located on Hill top and you need to climb up... Along side the stairs you will find many sculptures narrating the stories of life of Buddha

Thank Umang A
Reviewed 5 September 2018

If you go on a trip to Kandy, don't miss this temple. This is amazing. The vehicles can reach there, but to see the statues you should climb up through trees and rocks. Once you reach the top, you can find South Asia's one of...More

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Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

This is a good Buddhist temple on the way .The temple is beautiful. You need a couple of hours here and need to walk have to be fit and not tired.

Thank SE s
Reviewed 7 May 2018

I was there few years ago with my friends. it was a great place to see mountains, City view etc. such a long travel with narrow road!!

Thank Thiraj P
Reviewed 18 April 2018 via mobile

Simply amazing. Need a bit of physical strength to complete the route which shows buddhas life stories. Educational and simple. With a bit of fitness u can get to know alot about buddhism. Advisable to havr average fitness.

Thank Hasitha K
Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

A spectacular Buddhist Temple, built on the Hills of Kandy. One can capture, some lovely photographs here. Points to note: - Cost: entrance fee of LKR 250 - Footwear can be left at the entrance (no additional charge). Wear socks to protect your feet, from...More

2  Thank Bernardine7Fisher
Reviewed 14 March 2018

It is a very wonderful location full with scenes of folks about buddhism. South asia's biggest walking buddha statue.

Thank Waruna B
Reviewed 14 February 2018

One of the most beautiful temples in Sri Lanka situated in Kandy between Peradiniya and Pilimathalawa. Calm and relaxing environment with lot of statues which describe and related to Lord Buddha' s life story. This is the tallest walking Buddha statue in the world. Peaceful...More

Thank ggaya23
Reviewed 22 November 2017

This place is very close to Kandy and is attractive for its huge standing Buddha statue. There is a small circuit along the hill with different scenes telling the history of Buddha`s life. A nice small walk. Entrance is 300 rupee.

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