Esala Perahara Festival in Kandy
One of the most famous festivals in Sri Lanka, is the Esala Perahara Festival. This festival takes place is Kandy every year. It is a unique symbol for Sri Lanka, and one of the oldest festivals worldwide. Esala Perahara, with its roots in Buddhism, will be able to sweep you off your feet! Be prepared for festivities such as drummers, dancers, decorated elephants, fire-dancers, and whip-crackers. An experience you will never forget!