Peradeniya is a Main turning point and junction to Kandy from Nuwaraeliya Colombo road. And also A5 way starts from Peradeniya. Peradeniya railway station is famous and main railway station of upcountry Sri Lanka. The station consist of several platforms for several locations. Peradeniya railway station is known as Peradeniya junction railway station. There is a turning point to Kandy - Matale and Hill Country - Badulla at Peradeniya railway station. Some trains (Udarata Manike) does not stops this station and travel Kandy and again return to Peradeniya Junction. Therefore some Colombo - Badulla trains travels 2 times in this station. Some trains not travel to Kandy and Stop Peradeniya Junction Station then travel with missing Kandy Railway station. Peradeniya railway bridge over Mahaweli River is very much important plaec at Peradeniya.
University of Peradeniya (Engineering Faculy) is very much closed to this railway station. Exact place of Peradeniya railway station is Panideniya. Peradniya is last railway junction (Present) meets when travel upcountry journey on railway.
Where is Peradeniya
Peradeniya town is 102Km far away from Colombo and along A1 route of Sri
Lanka. 3 Hours journey to Kandy by Train. Udarata Manike, Podi Manike
and some other trains also suitable to travel Kandy. University of Peradeniya, Department of Agriculture Gannoruwa Sri Lanka, Sarasavi Uyana and some other schools available in Peradeniya.
Places to visit closed to Peradeniya
Peradeniya is popular with University. University of Peradeniya and some other places available to visit closed to Peradeniya.
- Kandy Tooth Relic Temple
- Peradeniya Botanical Garden
- University of Peradeniya
- Hindagala Ancient Temple
- Ambakka, Gadaladeniya and Lankathilake Temples
- Gannoruwa Agriculture research Center