Kandy (Ancient Senkadagala) is the last capital of the Sinhala Monarchy the History of which goes back to at least fivecenturies before the beginning of the Common Era. The city is surrounded by a ring of mountain ranges and Sri Lanka’s largest river Mahaweli Ganga.Kandy enjoys a salubrious climate and still breathes the ancient lifestyle of the people.

This years "Kandy Esala Perahera" - Grand Pageant of Asia will be paraded the streets of historic Kandy city starting from 1st of August 2014.