Kanniya Hot Springs, Trincomalee

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Experience everyday local tradition and take a bath in the holy waters of Kanniya Hot Springs. The earliest references to this site date back to the Ravana period, over 5,000 years ago. Today, locals who wish to benefit from the water's medicinal properties visit the wells. Step onto the tile floor and find seven man-made square-shaped wells, each no more than waist-deep. Grab a bucket, scoop out some water (sourced from natural springs below), and take a bath the local way. Notice that each of the wells varies slightly in temperature. Kanniya Hot Springs is just one of the many highlights you can arrange to see using our international travel planner, Trincomalee Edition.
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  • Trincomalee hot springs it's Tamil people history play's if you in Trincomalee please visit it good play's for family fun go in morning you will gat good experience  more »
  • Would definitely not return here, on the tour but not worth it to be honest. Keep the driver going if he wants to stop here.  more »
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