Distance from Colombo – 44.7 km (1 hour)
Horagolla Walauwa is a large mansion or bungalow which is situated along the Colombo – Kandy Road in Attanagalla, Nittambuwa which belongs to the Gampaha district of the western province of Sri Lanka. It is the state home of Sir Solomon Dias Bandaranaike, father of S.W.R.D. Bandaranaike who was a Prime Minister of Sri Lanka and also the founder of the Sri Lanka Freedom Party. The building was renovated in the 1980s by the renowned architect of Sri Lanka, Geoffrey Bawa. At present the mansion is owned by the Anura Bandaranaike Foundation.
Getting to Horagolla Walauwa
From Colombo travel along the Colombo – Kandy Road passing Kadawatha, Parakandeniya, Mudungoda,Yakkala, Weediyawatta and Kalagedihena up to Attanagalla in Nittambuwa to reach the Horagolla Walauwa which is situated along the Colombo – Kandy Road in Attanagalla, Nittambuwa.