Matale - SriLanka

Matale is a large regional city situated in the heart of the island at an elevation of 300m Surrounded by the beautiful  Knuckles Mountain Range, a wonderful place to hike, the foothills were once called as Wiltshire by the British. The place is filled with dozens of plantations like tea, rubber, vanilla, cardamom and cocoa etc  where visitors are welcome!

Places you shouldn’t miss in Matale!

  • Sigiriya Rock Fortress
  • Aluvihara Rock Cave Temple
  • Vt Nanayakkara Park
  • Bambarakiri Ella
  • Sri Muthumariamman Kovil temple
  • Nalanda Gedige
  • National spice Garden
  • Hunnasgiriya Water Fall

Quick facts about Matale and locate Kandy in Google map

  • WEATHER:23 °C
  • POPULATION : 482,229
  • AREA: 1,993 km2(770 sq mi)
  • DENSITY: 240/km2(630/sq mi)