Surrounded by a nature reserve where guests can roam around and breathe in fresh air, Hotel Thilanka is located in Kandy which is the ancient hill capital that still emanates its majesty. The hotel itself offers guests the ideal atmosphere of a traditional and artistic epitome of this ancient and cultural kingdom. With rich vibrant colours and modern amenities, the hotel caters to all your needs from relaxation to mouth watering local cuisines.
Overlooking the ancient and sacred city of Kandy, Hotel Thilanka is a mere 10 minute walk away from the city centre as well as the Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic. The distance from the International Airport in Katunayake to the hotel is approximately 100km while you can easily hire a vehicle to the hotel or even an air taxi service. Since Kandy in considered the hill capital there are various forms of transportation available to many parts of the island.
Adventure and excursion is a definite must when staying over at Hotel Thilanka. For trekking and bird watching the Udawaththakele Nature Reserve is ideal since its located right next door. You can hire a bicycle and tour the ancient city of Kandy and maybe head towards the close mountain ranges for day hikes. Places of interest include the Temple of the Tooth Relic, the Lankathilake Temple, the Peradeniya Botanical Gardens as well as the Victoria Golf Course which is about half an hour away from the city.