Distance from Nuwara Eliya – 4.3 km (9 minutes)
Swarnagiri Maha Viharaya is a Buddhist temple which is situated in Single Tree Hill Road, Nuwara Eliya. It is located close to the Single Tree Hill and is also known as “Single Tree Hill Temple”. It is a popular Buddhist temple in Nuwara Eliya. The temple is surrounded by scenic views which attracts tourists apart from the regular devotees who come to conduct religious rituals.
Getting to Swarnagiri Maha Viharaya
From Nuwara Eliya travel approximately 3.1 km along the Peradeniya-Badulla-Chenkaladi Highway and turn to Single Tree Hill Road to reach the Swarnagiri Maha Viharaya which is situated in Nuwara Eliya.