Distance from Matale – 4.5 km (9 minutes)
Padiwita Ambalama is an ancient wayside rest situated in the middle of a paddy field in the Matale district. Its history is believed to date back to the Kandyan kingdom prior to the British invasion. The wooden pillars which holds the roof of the Padiwita Ambalama is extensively carved.
Getting to Padiwita Ambalama
From Matale travel about 4 km along the Matale-Udupihilla Road to reach the Padiwita Ambalama.