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Temple Road, Aluthgama 12080, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Early morning it was very calm & quite, worth a visit.Very sacred place. Those who worship Sri Vishnu god must go place

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Damith D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First time in a Buddhist temple, was a really interested experience were I saw a a different architecture and I could also see and feed elephants. The guide Sanju was really helpful +94 (77) 317 7218

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank C7NOfrancescoc
Reviewed 17 October 2018

A small yet sacred temple is worth a visit. It has a big buddha statue. Lots of pilgrim visit here every day as it is an important temple for the people living around. Wont take much of your time, worth a visit

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Gopinath P
Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

This is a kind of place quite calm at early morning and in the evening. We really enjoyed visiting there.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank graycris
Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

I am visit my farmily to kande viharaya aluthgma.i was very peaceful place .recommended for all the buddhist people around in 🌎 come and see.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank AMLDY
Reviewed 8 September 2018

You should go with suitable dress. It sis a Buddhist religious place. During poya days very crowded but other days you can warship calmly.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank shirajmorugama
Reviewed 30 June 2018

It's definitely a must-visit while in the vicinity. While this was not on our to-do list during our 3 day stay at Bentota, our guide and saviour, Mr Rohan, took us there. He himself wanted to offer prayers and we went alongwith him and had...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Cheenu J
Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

Best temple I ever seen in Aluthgama area, so beautiful place, calm, and Good history for this place you must travel hear and I believe if we come hear and wish something true heart it will made true, so I believe this place.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank chassy87
Reviewed 5 June 2018 via mobile

The temple is simply stunning inside. There is a small museum next to temple which is in bad need.of some attention. The big issue I had was the chained up elephant outside the temple, I know its a traditional thing but the poor thing look...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank MarcWain
Reviewed 26 April 2018 via mobile

An impressive Buddha of some 77ft if ever we did see one. My Dad I think particularly enjoyed visiting this enchanting and spiritual place, a true wonder. We wanted to take my parents to see a big Buddha and this achieved the brief. It is...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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