Kandy, the last stronghold of Sinhalese kings, including visits
to the Temple of the Tooth, Audience Hall of Kandyan Kings, the
Arts and Crafts centre.
Kandy Lake Club to observe a memorable Cultural Pagaent performed
by a group of internationally reputed dancers and drummers which
is followed by a firewalking show.
The Royal Botanic Gardens, Peradeniya, established in 1816 to
see the flower gardens, palm avenues, spice garden, bamboo collection
and memorial trees planted by distinguished visitors including
members of Royal Families over the years. The "Orchid House" here
is the best in Asia. Lord Mountbatten's Second World War Headquarters
were situated in the Gardens.
The Commonwealth War Graves Commission Cemetery nearby is well
worth a visit for its poignancy and magnificent planting.