The Royal Botanical Garden

The Royal Botanical Garden


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About The Royal Botanical Garden

One of the most popular must-see attractions in Kandy is the well kept Royal Botanical Gardens. It's boasted as the most frequently visited places in Kandy, and attracts over 1 .4 million every year. Located around 4 miles from Kandy City Centre the garden spans across 60 hectares of beautifully manicured lawns. 

Be prepared to step in to one of nature's best shows in Sri Lanka with a rich variety of flora and fauna sporting its best appearance and creating a beautiful kaleidoscope of various colours. It's said that this botanical gardens was once reserved exclusively for Kandyan Royalty, but today you will find a multitude of people from different walks of life traversing the pathways of the garden.

Out of the many wonders hidden within the botanical garden is an exquisite orchid collection and royal palm trees lined up one after the other. The gigantic Javan fig tree located on the lawn spreads across 2500 sq meters and is a majestic work of nature!