Mar 10, 2015

Travelling to Sri Lanka? How about a visit to Kandy?

Kandy is a historic city oozing with culture and charm. Kandy was Sri Lanka's final Kingdom ruled by a majestic King.

The highlight of this prestigious city is the scared Temple of the tooth relic which a monumental place for the Buddhists around the world.

If you're visiting Kandy don't forget to visit the Peradeniya botanical gardens, a beautifully landscaped garden spanning over acres of lush greenery. The tall palm trees, the beautiful flora and the fauna is sure to take your breath away. We suggest a picnic in this tranquil gardens.

Worried about where to stay? Well luxury hotels and resorts are in abundance in Kandy. We are delighted to suggest some of the best to make your holiday a truly memorable one.

Theva Residency is one of Kandy's most stylish boutique hotels. This award winning property speaks class and luxury. The contemporary interior and the architecture gives a casual yet a chic vibe making you want to explore all its corners. The cuisine is fusion with a contemporary twist. The amenities and comforts are of the highest quality. We totally recommend a stay at this chic hotel.

Taylor's Hill is yet another historical manor house transformed in to a luxurious boutique hotel. The spacious suites, the luxurious interior is well blended with the ancient architecture it's built upon. Taylor's Hill speaks of a lavish history, a bygone era of the rich colonial times. You're sure to be spoilt and well looked after in this gorgeous hotel. A must visit.

The Kandy House is yet again a regal Manor House transformed in to a boutique hotel, preserving its old world charm. Built in 1804 by a Chief Minister of the Kandyan Kingdom, this serene property speaks of this many untold tales of the past. The antique interior and the modern amenities are a perfect marriage in this magnificent resort.

If you're more of a large 5 star hotel kind of person who likes long spreads of buffets and acres of private land that you can enjoy with large swimming pools, then Kandy certainly has its fine share of 5 star commercial hotels. Earl's Regency is one of them. This 5 star hotel offers true Sri Lankan hospitality with a touch of Kandy's charm. The delectable cuisine, the spacious rooms and the ambience is fantastic. If you wish to indulge during your stay, we suggest their grand Presidential Suite. It's lavish, luxurious and oh so beautiful!

Mahaweli Reach is one Kandy's finest hotels with a grand legacy. This popular hotel is ideal for families travelling with children and for large groups. Mahaweli Reach offers comfort, outstanding service and the kind of hospitality Sri Lanka is famous for.

Happy Travels.