Distance from Colombo – 5.8 km (19 minutes)
Old Kathiresan Kovil is a Hindu Temple situated in Colombo 04. It is a South Indian type Hindu temple very popular among local worshipers. It is one of the oldest Hindu temples in Colombo. This prominent Hindu temple boasts of fine architecture and also includes a wedding reception hall which can accommodate over 1000 guests. The interior of the reception hall is air conditioned and the temple has a large parking area with security.