Distance from Sigiriya – 39.2 km (54 minutes)
St. Anthony’s Church, Wahakotte is a Roman Catholic Church situated in Wahakotte in the Matale district. The church is dedicated to Saint Anthony and is a national shrine, also being one of the most sacred pilgrim places for Catholics in Sri Lanka. The Benedictine mission is attached to the St. Anthony’s Church, Wahakotte.
Getting to St. Anthony’s Church, Wahakotte
From Sigiriya take the Colombo – Kandy Road and go past Kimbissa, Inamaluwa and Galewala up until you reach Wahakotte. At Wahakotte continue on the Palapathwela – Galewela to reach the St. Anthony’s Church.