Distance from Kalpitiya – 46.7 km (56 minutes)
Siththi Vinayagar Kovil is a Hindu temple which is situated in Puttalam. It is dedicated to the Hindu deity ‘Vinayagar’ also known as ‘Ganapathy’. It is a very beautiful temple and a popular one among the local Tamils living in the surrounding area. The temple conducts various Hindu religious activities or ‘poojas’ on a daily and weekly basis.
Getting to Siththi Vinayagar Kovil
From Kalpitiya travel along the Palavi-Kalpitiya Road passing Etalai and Norochcholai up to Palaviya. Then travel approximately 6.0 km along the Puttalam – Colombo Road up to Puttalam and turn to the Mannar Road. Travel approximately 1 km along the Mannar Road and turn to Mohamed A Cader Avenue to reach the Siththi Vinayagar Kovil in Puttalam.