There are several festival in Sri Lanka which attracts many locals & foreign nationals all around the year. These popular festival in Sri Lanka are spread across the country while Kandy Esala Perahera can be identified as one of the most popular and beautiful festival in Sri Lanka.
Kandy Perahera begins from Buddhist months of Esala while the festival is know to be celebrated in Sri Lanka since 300 AD.
There are great Hotels in Kandy which will offer all comfort you need during Kandy Perahera 2013.
The colorful processions featuring traditional dancers, musicians, fire jugglers, decorated elephants and thousands of pilgrims makes Kandy Perahera in Sri Lanka a popular festival and also a great tourist attracting festival in Kandy Sri Lanka.
This popular festival in Kandy will commence in July/August depending on the full moon.
Kandy Perahera 2013 is scheduled from 06th June 2013 to 20th August 2013.
How can I build an Itinerary to experience Kandy Perahera 2013 & other important & best parts of Sri Lanka?
To have the best experience of Kandy Esala Pershera, we would recommend you spend at least a couple if days in Kandy and then plan to explore other parts of Sri Lanka. Kandy is the Gateway to Hill Country and it always make sense to visit Nuwaraeliya and other parts of Hill country as part of your visit to Kandy.
Other important places to visit in Sri Lanka includes historic locations such as Dambulla, Sigiriya, Anuradhapura, Polonnaruwa and some famous breaches such as Negombo, Hikkaduwa, Bentota, Unawatuna, Mirissa etc.
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There are several specially allocated places to get the best view of the Perahera. Why not send us an email to firstname.lastname@example.org and we will make arrangements to book a perfect view for you.
Kandy is a popular city and is equipped with some if the Best Hotels in Sri Lanka. Some of the Best Hotels for Kandy Perahera 2013 can be recommended as Amaaya Hills Kandy, Earls Regency Hotel, Hotel Hill Top etc.
Yes, this is a very colorful festival in Sri Lanka. Especially if you like Elephants, towards the end if Perahera the number of Elephants gets bigger and bigger and at the final few days if Perahera there will be over 100 Elephants colorfully dressed.
If you are traveling with Kids there are number of Family Hotels in Kandy which will offer you and your kids an unforgettable Family Holiday in Sri Lanka.