Kandy is one of the famous tourist destinations in Sri Lanka, located in Central, 115 km from Colombo. It is called the cultural capital of the island, which famed for the Temple of Tooth, where contains a tooth of the Buddha and a parade with over 50 elephants, drummers, dancers. Temples in Kandy are more worth a visit, as well as the local craft shops are nice ... More>for selecting souvenirs for your family and friends. Kandy is a good transit point to skip to other places around the nation. It is served by buses from all parts of Sri Lanka. Travelling by bus takes about 2 – 2.5 hours from Colombo, Nuwara Eliya, only an hour and a half from Sigiriya. Train services from Colombo are only two hours. Getting around on foot or Three-wheelers are fair enough, please avoid somebody offering services for safety.