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Discover Kotte in Sri Lanka

Kotte in the region of Western with its 115,826 habitants is a place located in Sri Lanka - some 5 mi or ( 7 km ) South-East of Colombo , the country's capital .

Interactive map of Kotte

Local time in Kotte is now 07:21 PM (Thursday) . The local timezone is named " Asia/Colombo " with a UTC offset of 5.5 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Walpola, Trincomalee, Peliyagoda, Moratuwa, and Maharagama. When in this area, you might want to check out Walpola . We discovered some clip posted online . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Are you looking for some initial hints on what might be interesting in Kotte ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


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University of Sri Jayewardenepura, sjp, usjp

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enjoy the beauty of University of Sri Jayewardenepura, it's nature and it's sights.(watch with sound on) ..

Design Cues - Chartered Architects, Urban & Interior Designers - Living Architecture - Sri Lanka

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Design Cues - Chartered Architects - Visit: No. 33 Walter Gunesekara Mawatha, Nawala, SRI LANKA. Call: +94112806498, +94115857954, Fax: +94115365161 eMail: Web: ww ..

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Interesting facts about this location


Welikadawatte, a middle-class housing estate in Rajagiriya, Sri Lanka, was a result of the first co-operative housing scheme in Sri Lanka. In the mid-1950s, Dr. Seneka Bibile, together with Herbert Keuneman, 'Bonnie' Fernando, Anil and Jeanne Moonesinghe and other members of the radical intelligentsia, founded Sri Lanka's first co-operative housing scheme, the Gothatuwa Building Society.

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Located at 6.90 79.90 (Lat./Long.); Less than 1 km away
Tags: Neighbourhoods in Sri Lanka

National Museum of Colombo

National Museum of Colombo, also known as the Sri Lanka National Museum is one of two museums in Colombo. It is the largest museum in Sri Lanka. Its is maintained by the Department of National Museum of the central government. The museum holds contains a collections of much importance to Sri Lanka such as the regalia of the country, including the throne and crown of the Kandyan monarchs as well as many other exhibits telling the story of ancient Sri Lanka.

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Located at 6.91 79.93 (Lat./Long.); Less than 2 km away
Tags: Education in Colombo, Government buildings in Colombo, Landmarks in Colombo, Museums established in 1877, Museums in Sri Lanka, National museums

Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte

Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte (Sinhala: ශ්‍රී ජයවර්ධනපුර කෝට්ටේ, Tamil: ஶ்ரீ ஜெயவர்த்தனபுரம் கோட்டை), also known as Kotte කෝට්ටේ / கோட்டை, is a large suburb of the capital Colombo and is the parliament site of Sri Lanka. It is located beyond the Colombo city centre and is often called New Capital Territory. It is the current Capital City of Sri Lanka.

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Located at 6.91 79.89 (Lat./Long.); Less than 2 km away
Tags: Capitals in Asia, Planned capitals, Planned cities, Populated places in Western Province, Sri Lanka, Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte

Paikiasothy Saravanamuttu Stadium

Paikiasothy Saravanamuttu Stadium (Sinhala: පාකියසොති සර්වනමූත්තු ක්‍රීඩාංගනය, Tamil: பாக்கியசோதி சரவணமுத்து மைதானம்; aka Colombo Oval or P. Sara) is a multi-purpose stadium in Colombo, Sri Lanka. It is currently used mostly for cricket matches. The stadium holds 15,000 and hosted its first Test match in 1982. It is named after Paikiasothy Saravanamuttu, a former civil servant and first President of the Board of Control for Cricket.

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Located at 6.92 79.88 (Lat./Long.); Less than 3 km away
Tags: Cricket grounds in Colombo, Cricket grounds in Sri Lanka, Multi-purpose stadiums in Sri Lanka, Test cricket grounds in Sri Lanka

Lanka Hospitals

Lanka Hospitals, formerly known as Apollo Hospitals Colombo is a multi-specialty tertiary care hospital in Sri Lanka and is one of the largest private hospitals in the country. It is situated on Elvitigala Mawatha, also known as Baseline Road, which is a direct route from the country’s international airport. It is also only a few minutes drive from central Colombo. The hospital was commissioned in 2002 as a branch of Apollo Hospitals India.

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Located at 6.89 79.88 (Lat./Long.); Less than 4 km away
Tags: Health care companies of Sri Lanka, Hospitals established in 2002, Hospitals in Western Province, Sri Lanka, Private hospitals in Sri Lanka, Publicly traded companies of Sri Lanka


Historical Weather

temperature and rainfall during the year in Kotte