Distance from Nuwara Eliya – 3.5 km (6 minutes)
Sri Kathiresan Temple is a Hindu temple which is situated along the Avissawella – Hatton – Nuwara Eliya Highway in Nuwara Eliya. It is located in a beautiful environment surrounded by the mountains and tea plantations. A fair crowd of Hindu devotees from the surrounding area visit the temple to perform religious rituals.
Getting to Sri Kathiresan Temple
From Nuwara Eliya travel approximately 2.9 km along the Peradeniya-Badulla-Chenkaladi Highway and turn to the Avissawella – Hatton – Nuwara Eliya Highway to reach the Sri Kathiresan Temple in Nuwara Eliya.