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Kankuveli Destination Guide

Explore Kankuveli in Sri Lanka.

Kankuveli in the region of Eastern Province is a town in Sri Lanka - some 138 mi (or 222 km) North-East of Colombo, the country's capital city.

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Current time in Kankuveli is now 01:53 PM (Monday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Colombo" with an UTC offset of 5.5 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Karaimalaiyoothu, Vellaimanal, Vellai, Vaikkaladichchenai, Trincomalee or Puducherry. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Toppur, Seruvila, Pallikudiyiruppu, Pallikkudachchenai, Palattadichchenai and Koviltirimadu. We encountered some video in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Interesting facts about this location

Muttur (Sri Lanka)

Muttur or Mutur is a town in the Trincomalee District of Sri Lanka and it is located about 25 km South of Trincomalee, on the Southern side of the Trincomalee Harbour. In Tamil it translates to 'Ancient village'.

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Located at 8.37, 81.25 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Eastern Province, Sri Lanka, Trincomalee District

Mahaweli River

The Mahaweli River (Sinhala: මහවැලි ගඟ, literally "Great Sandy River"; Tamil: மகாவலி ஆறு), is a 335 km long river, ranking as the longest river in Sri Lanka. Its drainage basin is the largest in the country, and covers almost one-fifth of the total area of the island. The river reaches the Bay of Bengal on the southwestern side of Trincomalee Bay. The bay includes the first of a number submarine canyons, making Trincomalee one of the finest deep-sea harbors in the world.

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Located at 8.37, 81.25 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 mi away.
Tags:Rivers of Sri Lanka

Sampur, Trincomalee

Sampur is a town in the Trincomalee District of Sri Lanka and it is located about 30 km South-East of Trincomalee on the South-Eastern side of the Trincomalee Harbour.

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Located at 8.37, 81.25 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 8 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Eastern Province, Sri Lanka, Trincomalee District

Kinniya

It is a small town in the Trincomalee District of the Eastern province of Sri Lanka. It is located about 20 km from the town of Trincomalee and 240 km from the national capital Colombo. With over 35,000 inhabitants, 97% of Kinniya residents are ethnic Muslims with the remaining being Tamils. Located in Sri Lanka's dry zone, the Kinniya region often experiences hot and dry weather with very little precipitation.

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Located at 8.37, 81.25 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 9 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Eastern Province, Sri Lanka, Trincomalee District

North Eastern Province, Sri Lanka

The North Eastern Province was one of the provinces of Sri Lanka. The province was created in September 1988 by merging the Northern and Eastern provinces. This merger was declared illegal by the Supreme Court of Sri Lanka in 2006. The province was formally demerged into the Northern and Eastern provinces on 1 January 2007. The capital of the province was Trincomalee.

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Located at 8.37, 81.25 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 10 mi away.
Tags:Eastern Province, Sri Lanka, Foreign intervention in the Sri Lankan Civil War, Northern Province, Sri Lanka, Provinces of Sri Lanka