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Kandy Lake

Centre of Kandy City, Kandy 20000, Sri Lanka
+94 70 333 3234
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good45%
  • Average23%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“boat ride” (65 reviews)
“nice walk” (102 reviews)
“monitor lizards” (42 reviews)
LOCATION
Centre of Kandy City, Kandy 20000, Sri Lanka
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+94 70 333 3234
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"boat ride"
in 65 reviews
"nice walk"
in 102 reviews
"monitor lizards"
in 42 reviews
"small island"
in 24 reviews
"water monitors"
in 34 reviews
"evening walk"
in 25 reviews
"walk around"
in 75 reviews
"bird life"
in 29 reviews
"the heart of the city"
in 29 reviews
"tooth temple"
in 88 reviews
"busy city"
in 30 reviews
"nice view"
in 55 reviews
"queens hotel"
in 23 reviews
"tuk tuk"
in 34 reviews
"sri lanka"
in 90 reviews
"birds"
in 275 reviews
"boating"
in 54 reviews
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Reviewed 5 days ago

The lake is man made sorrounded by mountains, its is enjoyable to walk around specially in the morning, the temperature is so cool that makes more the place so beautiful

Thank B1720NWkim
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Just walk around the lake at the end of the day. The sound of the birds, the tempel and the city in General are overwhelming.

Thank lizz69
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Kandy lake is iconic and very interesting - watch the sea eagles come down and get their catch, plus lizards in the lake but the thousands of crows around the lake have decimayed all other bird life and the glorious evening bat display that made...More

Thank TeenagersDad
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A beautiful lake and surrounding coast line. With the flowers, water fowl and view, it offers great photo opportunities that are achievable with minimal effort!

Thank ScottAfghanistan
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nothing special about this lake but heard was the king back then who converted this padi field to a lake. You can take some ride and there’s still a small garden in the middle of the lake that used to be having the king to...More

Thank Tai Sheng G
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Reviewed 1 week ago

It's mostly a rectangular lake. I'm unsure of the pollution of it. It is picturesque nevertheless in this environment. It offers an opportunity and a place to turn your back on the busy-ness surrrounding you and find a peaceful moment watching the fish and birdlife...More

Thank LilPikit
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Enjoy a walk at around the Lake at sunset and see local families and tourist enjoying the lovely view.

Thank abs2011
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

just a lake that keeps the city closer to nature - you can see fishes here. Walk around takes about 1 hour.

Thank Santa D
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The lake is just a beautiful place to be having a picnic. The a beautiful trees around you and you would feel like you are in a wonderland of beauty.

Thank akjewels13
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This lake is such a pretty place. It is very peaceful and looks great right in the city of Kandy. Great photo opportunity

Thank minnieShellharbour
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