Kowilawatta Temple, Balapitiya

Religious Site · Hidden Gem · Tourist Spot
Collections of colorful figurines guard Kowilawatta Temple, a Buddhist shrine. With its arched windows, the temple resembles a Western church, a curiosity you may find interesting during your tour of the area. Using our online itinerary creator, Balapitiya attractions like Kowilawatta Temple can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • Small but beautifully created and maintained temple. We were graciously shown around by the resident monk, who explained the beautiful art works in the temple.  more »
  • Advised to go there by our fantastic guide Asela (who is based just outside the Shinagawa Beach Hotel). A short steep winding Tuk Tuk ride up the hill and you come to the Temple. Still under...  more »
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