Tales ofKandy

Kandy has the distinction and pride of being the only Sri Lankan city to defy the European colonizers for just over 300 years. The city retained much of its culture and heritage even after in fell to British rule in 1815. The Kandyan Kingdom, the last independent kingdom of Sri Lanka, has many interesting tales of bravery, betrayal, faith and legend. Read on to learn more about these tales which provide insight into the city and its illustrious history.