Distance from Nuwara Eliya – 1.9 km (4 minutes)
Mahamevnawa Buddhist Monastery is situated along Upper Lake Road in Nuwara Eliya. Located at the heart of the Nuwara Eliya town, it is a prominent Buddhist temple of the area. It has the ideal setup to conduct meditation with its relaxing and calm environment. Mahamevnawa Buddhist Monastery sees a fair number of Buddhist devotees especially from the surrounding area.
Getting to Mahamevnawa Buddhist Monastery
From Nuwara Eliya travel along the Peradeniya-Badulla-Chenkaladi Highway and turn to Upper Lake Road to reach the Mahamevnawa Buddhist Monastery which is situated approximately 1.2 km along Upper Lake Road in Nuwara Eliya.