Day Trips, Tours and Excursions from Devon Hotel, Kandy

Devon Hotel which is located facing the beautiful Kandy Lake is a mere kilometre away from the town centre of Kandy. Walking distance from many beautiful attractions, guests arriving at the hotel are offered 27 luxurious accommodation units that are well furnished and air-conditioned. Room facilities include satellite television, a minibar and piped music.

Devon Hotel offers a range of services with a 24 hour coffee shop as well as a lobby bar where guests can enjoy international spirits and wines. The fitness centre is freely accessible by the hotel guests while excursions organized to various parts of the island include Polonnaruwa and Dambulla and not failing the historically important sites in Kandy.

Location

Located in the ancient kingdom of Kandy, by the beautiful Kandy Lake, Devon Hotel is about 1 km away from the town centre of Kandy. Being a 116km away from Colombo, Kandy is the transportation hub of the central region as well as a getaway to the central highlands of Nuwara Eliya, Badulla and beyond. The central bus station and the train station is located close to each other providing ample public transport options.

Excursions

Kandy which is famed as the Cultural capital of Sri Lanka has a rich history spanning over the years with many historical and beautiful places such as the Asgiriya Viharaya, Bahirawa Kanda, the Royal Palace, and the Peradeniya Botanical Gardens. Travellers can witness many cultural events as well as buy various souvenirs while roaming the streets of Kandy.

 

You can also enjoy boat rides along the lake. Other tours organized by the hotel include a trip to Dambulla which is a part of the cultural triangle. The cave temples have been used by monks as meditation locations. Another trip can be made to Polonnaruwa with well preserved ruins of monasteries and temples.