Kandy Lake, Kandy

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Take a relaxing stroll along Kandy Lake, an artificial body of water surrounded by the Kandy hills and overlooked by a famous temple, said to house the tooth of Buddha. The lake was created in 1807 by the last king of Kandy, and features a small island in the middle, supposedly used as the king’s private bathing spot. Take a boat ride or a walk around the lake perimeter to enjoy the views of the city and the picturesque natural setting. Using our online itinerary creator, Kandy attractions like Kandy Lake can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • Visited on 18 February 2020 This place is adjacent to Tooth Relic Temple. So you can visit this place and stroll along the well maintained pathways around the lake. The view is breathtaking and you....  more »
  • With all the frenetic crowds elsewhere it was a pleasant surprise to walk along the banks of Kandy Lake, as it was peaceful & pretty clean ! Lots of bird life & large fish so it must be fairly...  more »
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  • loved by so many people ,how ever it's polluted so much
  • Very calm place with the spiritual effects with temple of tooth relic

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