The Mount View Holiday Bungalow

Attractions

An excellent opportunity to witness and feel the pride of the Kandyan Heritage

Kandy, the proud kingdom of Ceylon, has now even kept its glory of being a royal city. Witnessing the whereabouts of this wonderful city will not only make your tour complete but also add a meaning to your leisure time. The city with an ancient touch, which is full of panoramic mountain ranges, the glowing Kandy Lake, Ancient places such as temples, deserves to be your destination for the weekend. With Holiday Bungalow, you will be experiencing the glorious past and the marvelous present of this wonderful city without much effort.

Gampola is a small urban situated near Kandy in the Central Province of Sri Lanka.Geographically Gampola town is situated around 470 m above the sea level and having an average temperature between 18-24C. ”Gangasiripura” was the ancient name of Gampola as the Mahaweli River is flowing by the side of the Gampola town. It is a historically significant place as King Buwanekabahu IV, who ruled for four years in the mid fourteenth century made Gampola capital city of the island. King Buwanekabahu V was the last king of Gampola who ruled the island for 29 years. There are many historic temples and shrines such as Embekka, Lankathilaka, Gadaladeniya, etc. nearby the Gampola town. Ambuluwawa rock hill which is 3560 feet above sea level, and is spread on hundreds of acres is situated 1 km away to the west of the Gampola town.

Among the exciting places of visit around the Gampola area, the following are featuring to be the best places which capture the minds of anyone.

  • The Sacred Temple of Tooth Relic (Dalada Maligawa)
  • Gatambe Temple
  • Shrines such as Gadaladeniya. Embekka , Lankathilaka, Degaldoruwa,  Tempita  (Dodanwala), Hindagala
  • Udawattakele Sanctuary
  • Hanthana Tea Museum
  • Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage
  • Peradeniya Botanical Garden
  • Hantana Mountain Range
  • Ambuluwawa Biodiversity complex

Also the Mount View Bungalow is the ideal place of spending your leisure while on your way to some important places mentioned below

  • Dambulla and Cave Temple
  • Sigiriya
  • Polonnaruwa

Being in the Mount View Bungalow, you will not be missing any of these opportunities as the Mount View Bungalow is situated to have almost equal distance to those most visited sites which are important in many ways such as history, in terms of nature etc.