Distance from Jaffna – 2.2 km (6 minutes)
Kannathiddy Pond is an ancient man-made pond which is situated next to a Hindu temple in Jaffna. The pond is said to have healing powers and hence has become an important historic landmark in the Jaffna district. However, the pond is at a neglected state and is not visited by many.
Getting to Kannathiddy Pond
From Jaffna travel along Stanley Road up to Kannathiddy Road to reach the Kannathiddy Pond in Jaffna.