Bahiravokanda Vihara Buddha Statue

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  • Address: Kandy, Srilanka, Sri Lanka
  • Timings: 24-hrs Details
  • Ticket Price: 200 LKR
  • Time Required: 01:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Monument, Statue

An amazing view point of the Kandy town, you can walk up the stairs to view the Buddha statue located up hill.  The gigantic Buddha statue is about 88 feet in height. Bahiraviokanda vihara Buddha statue is one of the tallest and beautiful Buddha statues in Sri Lanka. The hill where the statue was built called bahirava kanda; in Sinhalese it means the devil’s hill. A stairway besides with the statue can be climbed for a greater height. In fact it will be well worth to see the statue lit up at night. A good getaway from the busy streets of Kandy and pleasing panoramic view can be observed from here. The small gallery inside displays a collection of some magnificent pictures of Buddha’s life from baby to manhood. One of the best features is the souvenir shop where you can get goods cheaper than in the city.

Bahiravokanda Vihara Buddha Statue Travel Tips

  • The climb can be tiring, especially at noon, so prefer going to the place early in the morning or late afternoon.
  • Carry water bottles and light snacks as eateries are not available.

How to Reach Bahiravokanda Vihara Buddha Statue

  • You can take a tuk-tuk or even climb the steps if you are fit enough.

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  • Bahiravokanda Vihara Buddha Statue Address: Kandy, Srilanka, Sri Lanka
  • Bahiravokanda Vihara Buddha Statue Timing: 24-hrs
  • Bahiravokanda Vihara Buddha Statue Price: 200 LKR
  • Best time to visit Bahiravokanda Vihara Buddha Statue(preferred time): 07:00 am - 09:00 am
  • Time required to visit Bahiravokanda Vihara Buddha Statue: 01:00 Hrs
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  • 95% of people who visit Kandy include Bahiravokanda Vihara Buddha Statue in their plan

  • 29.08% of people start their Bahiravokanda Vihara Buddha Statue visit around 4 PM - 5 PM

  • People usually take around 1 Hr to see Bahiravokanda Vihara Buddha Statue

Tuesday, Wednesday and Sunday

92.88% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Bahiravokanda Vihara Buddha Statue

People normally club together Le Garage and Tea Museum while planning their visit to Bahiravokanda Vihara Buddha Statue.

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