We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Asgiriya Stadium

Asgiriya Kandy, Kandy, Sri Lanka
+94 81 2 234297
Call
Website
Save
Review Highlights
Cricket

Asgiriya (now owned by Trinity College Kandy) is one of the oldest international Cricket grounds in... read more

Reviewed 6 March 2016
AnuradhaUdu
,
Kandy, Sri Lanka
Great place

Such a beautiful ground! Love this place! Sad that they stopped playing matches here. But really... read more

Reviewed 22 January 2016
James P
via mobile
Read all 21 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good23%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
6 Mar 2016
“Cricket”
21 Jan 2016
“Great place”
LOCATION
Asgiriya Kandy, Kandy, Sri Lanka
CONTACT
Website
+94 81 2 234297
Write a ReviewReviews (21)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 21 reviews

Reviewed 6 March 2016

Asgiriya (now owned by Trinity College Kandy) is one of the oldest international Cricket grounds in Sri Lanka.

Thank AnuradhaUdu
Reviewed 22 January 2016 via mobile

Such a beautiful ground! Love this place! Sad that they stopped playing matches here. But really nice ground

1  Thank James P
Reviewed 6 December 2015

One can still feel the bygone days of great cricket matches played on these grounds, both international and local. There have been wonderful moments and achievements played here. It is a shame to see no more international matches being played here. The newer grounds are...More

Thank BeingJoy
Reviewed 24 August 2015 via mobile

Beautiful cute little Sri Lankan cricket ground once a test cricket venue but no more. A lot of charm and character in a Sri Lankan way

Thank Brendon R
Reviewed 17 December 2014

The old scoreboard and some of the stands are slowly crumbling away from neglect. It's a shame to think that international cricket will never be played again at a ground in such beautiful surroundings and with such a history. It's still used for local league/school...More

1  Thank wayneinmelton
Reviewed 11 December 2014

it is a shame that they stopped using this ground and moved to the pallekelle stadium, which is, of course much larger. But this ground is very scenic

Thank LondonClaireW
Reviewed 20 July 2014

I was organizing a six a side all island invitational hockey tournament to celebrate my school's anniversary and I must say that from the very beginning to the very last moment ground staff helped me in every way they could. Without their help the things...More

1  Thank SanjeewaniVipulasiri
Reviewed 2 July 2014

There are few stadiums in Kandy. Asgiriya stadium is one of them. It is the closest to town and the other one is Bogambara stadium. Asgiriya stadium was used to play most of the international cricket matches before the Pallakele stadium was built. The picturesque...More

1  Thank SarathSal
Reviewed 2 July 2014

Another very famous stadium for Cricket in Kandy. Selected for many international cricket tournaments. Large crowd could be gathered at any time and is very spacious but facilities are not nice

Thank steffan1991
Reviewed 2 July 2014

I used this ground as a school boy and during my school years, I played Cricket and also did athletics at Asgiriya ... I went there very recently and it was good to see the old ground all same, properly maintained and good for sports...More

1  Thank TharinduKande
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Licensed to Grill
437 reviews
.41 km away
Cafe Divine Street
196 reviews
.67 km away
Royal Bar & Hotel Restaurant
238 reviews
.65 km away
White House Restaurant
1,122 reviews
.78 km away
Nearby Attractions
Kandy Lake
3,032 reviews
1.01 km away
Bahiravokanda Vihara Buddha Statue
755 reviews
.56 km away
Udawattekele Sanctuary
291 reviews
.67 km away
Esala Perahera Festival
99 reviews
.72 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Asgiriya Stadium staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit