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Asgiriya Destination Guide

Discover Asgiriya in Sri Lanka!

Asgiriya in the region of Central is a place located in Sri Lanka - some 59 mi (or 96 km) North-East of Colombo, the country's capital.

Interactive map of Asgiriya

Local time in Asgiriya is now 12:04 AM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Colombo" with an UTC offset of 5.5 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Yattakula, Yatigammana, Wattewa, Trincomalee, Mapanawatura or Galkanda. When in this area, you might want to check out Yatiwawala, Yatirawanagammedda, Yatihalgala Pallegama, Yalegoda, Yakgahapitiya and Kandy as well. We found some clips posted online. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Videos

Sri Lanka Ceylon Kandy : Tuk Tuk ride...

02:07 min ( December 30, 2010 by NickVenture1)
Views: 6,130 - Rating: 5/5

Three Wheeler ride through the streets of the Kandy City Center. These little vehicles are used all over the island and perform as inexpensive taxi cabs also known as "Tuk Tuk". An auto rickshaw or th...

Kandy Sri Lanka - Travel Video (HD)

02:33 min ( May 30, 2012 by migrationology)
Views: 4,838 - Rating: 4.89474/5

Go to migrationology.com for lots more travel and street food! Kandy, Sri Lanka is the ancient Kings' capital of the jewel shaped island. It's a historical city with many things to do and see. Located...


Sri Lanka - Buddas and Beaches

06:08 min ( February 17, 2009 by contemporarynomad)
Views: 8,407 - Rating: 4.67742/5

Follow along on our four-week journey through Sri Lanka as we visit the beaches of Mirissa and Tangalle, hike through the Sinharaja Rainforest Reserve, and explore the country's fascinating Buddhist h...

Our Holidays in Sri Lanka - Kandy & Nuwa...

10:30 min ( July 31, 2009 by vansespeiris)
Views: 110,837 - Rating: 4.54386/5

Kandy is the English name for the city of Maha Nuvara (Senkadagalapura) in the centre of Sri Lanka. It lies in the midst of hills in the Kandy Valley, which crosses an area of tropical plantations, ma...


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Interesting facts about this location

Trinity College, Kandy

Trinity College, Kandy founded in 1872 by Anglican missionaries, is an Independent elite private boys’ school providing primary and secondary education in Sri Lanka. It is widely considered to be the premier private boys' school in Sri Lanka.

More reading: Trinity College, Kandy homepage
Located at 7.3, 80.63 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Academic institutions formerly affiliated with the University of Calcutta, Anglican schools in Sri Lanka, Boarding schools in Sri Lanka, Boys' schools in Sri Lanka, Educational institutions established in 1817, Educational institutions established in 1872, Private schools in Sri Lanka, Schools in Kandy, Schools with a Cadet Corps, Trinity College, Kandy

A9 highway (Sri Lanka)

The A9 Highway is a 321-kilometer long highway in Sri Lanka, which connects the central city of Kandy with Jaffna, a city on the northern tip of the island.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 7.3, 80.63 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Highways in Sri Lanka, Jaffna District, Transport in Northern Province, Sri Lanka

Mahamaya Girls' College, Kandy

Located in the heart of the City of Kandy overlooking the Kandy Lake, Mahamaya Girls’ College is one of Sri Lanka's finest public Buddhist girls' schools. The school is named after Queen Mahamaya, the mother of the Lord Buddha.

More reading: Mahamaya Girls' College, Kandy homepage
Located at 7.3, 80.63 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Buddhist schools in Sri Lanka, Educational institutions established in 1932, Girls' schools in Sri Lanka, National schools in Sri Lanka, Schools in Kandy

Aruppola

Aruppola is a suburb of Kandy, Sri Lanka. Aruppola is about 4 kilometers from the heart of the Kandy City. Aruppola is popular for its government-funded Technical College. The population of Aruppola consists of mostly middle-class families who work for both the government and the private sector. Arruppola shares a border with the longest river in Sri Lanka, which is Mahaweli river.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 7.3, 80.63 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Central Province, Sri Lanka

Dharmaraja College

Dharmaraja College, founded in 1887 is a premier Boys' School in Kandy, Sri Lanka. It is a Buddhist school with around 175 teaching staff and around 4,500 students. The school has many renowned figures in its alumni (aka Rajans) including William Gopallawa, A. E. Goonesinha, T. B Kehelgamuwa and others. A land area of 54 acres is owned by the school spreading over half of the Dharmaraja hill.

More reading: Dharmaraja College homepage
Located at 7.3, 80.63 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Boys' schools in Sri Lanka, Buddhist schools in Sri Lanka, Cricket grounds in Sri Lanka, Dharmaraja College, Educational institutions established in 1887, National schools in Sri Lanka, Schools in Kandy, Schools with a Cadet Corps