Kandy is a major city in Sri Lanka, located in the Central Province, Sri Lanka. It was the last capital of the ancient kings’ era of Sri Lanka. It’s set on a plateau surrounded by mountains, which are home to tea plantations and biodiverse rainforest. The city’s heart is scenic Kandy Lake.

Kandy is famed for sacred Buddhist sites, including the Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic, celebrated with the grand Esala Perahera annual procession.