Mahamevnawa Buddhist Monastery Kundasale, Kundasale

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#16 of 18 in Historic Sites in Kandy District
Religious Site · Hidden Gem · Tourist Spot
Located in the hillside just outside Kandy, Mahamevnawa Buddhist Monastery Kundasale offers a chance to see sacred stupa and Bodhi tree monuments. Visitors also go there to meditate, learn more about Buddhism, make offerings, browse the onsite bookshop, and receive a blessing from the resident monks. Go to the website to find out more, including info about open hours, directions, and nearby attractions. Use our Kundasale trip planner to add Mahamevnawa Buddhist Monastery Kundasale and other attractions to your Kundasale vacation plans.
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  • The is a very large complex containing the holy relic of Buddha's tooth. Everyday there is a ceremony which cumulates in the viewing of the vessel the tooth is in (not the tooth!). The crowds are...  more »
  • Just 15 minutes drive from kandy. This is not a tourists attraction, but popular buddhist temple. If you want to learn buddhism this is a good place.  more »
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