Top 10 things to do in Kegalle

  1. Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage

    Address: Rambukkana Road, Pinnawala, Kegalle

    Watch baby elephants being bottle-fed and bathed in the river at this sanctuary for orphaned elephants.

  2. Kegalle Market

    Address: Kegalle Town, Kegalle

    Experience the hustle and bustle of a traditional Sri Lankan market, where you can find everything from fresh produce to handicrafts.

  3. Uthuwankanda Rock

    Address: Uthuwankanda Road, Kegalle

    Climb to the top of this ancient rock fortress for breathtaking views of the surrounding countryside.

  4. Kegalle Botanical Garden

    Address: Peradeniya Road, Kegalle

    Explore the beautiful gardens and exotic plants at this botanical garden, which was established in the 19th century.

  5. Avissawella Golf Club

    Address: Kithulgala Road, Avissawella, Kegalle

    Practice your swing at this lush golf course, which is surrounded by mountains and forests.

  6. Kalugala Monastery

    Address: Kalugala, Kegalle

    Visit this peaceful Buddhist monastery, which is nestled in the mountains and features stunning views of the valley below.

  7. Kitulgala Adventure Sports

    Address: Kitulgala, Kegalle

    Try your hand at white-water rafting, kayaking, and other adventure sports in the scenic Kitulgala area.

  8. Gadaladeniya Temple

    Address: Pilimathalawa, Kegalle

    Marvel at the intricate carvings and architecture of this ancient Buddhist temple, which dates back to the 14th century.

  9. Meemure Village

    Address: Meemure, Kegalle

    Take a day trip to this remote mountain village, which is known for its scenic beauty and traditional way of life.

  10. Mawanella Spice Garden

    Address: Mawanella, Kegalle

    Learn about the spices and herbs that are grown in Sri Lanka and sample some of the delicious local cuisine at this spice garden.