Distance from Kandy – 5.8 km (18 minutes)
Hanthana Mountain Range is located south–west of the Kandy city, adjacent to the University of Peradeniya. It consists of seven peaks out of which the highest is “Ura Kanda”. It is a popular location for bird watching, hiking and camping. The mountains have served as location for movies and music videos. The peaks of the mountain offers amazing views of Kandy city, Knuckles mountain range, the hills of Sabaragamuwa and Dolosbage range of Aranayake.