Built in the 14th century, Kandy is located in the middle of southern Sri Lanka. Kandy, the second largest city in Sri Lanka, has been a sacred place for pilgrims and tourists since ancient times. Kandy has enjoyed a cultural history of more than 2500 years. The Tooth Relic Temple in Kandy is a famous historical building and a pilgrimage place for Buddhists. It is surrounded by mountains and water, with a beautiful landscape and a variety of monuments. In 1998, UNESCO listed the holy city of Kandy as a cultural heritage site and was included in the "World Heritage List". Kandy guide and tips give you an introduction to what to eat, where to stay, what to do and where to visit in Kandy.