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Seethawaka Wet Zone Botanic Gardens

B426, Avissawella, Sri Lanka

Lake/ River/ Ponds
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Botanical Gardens

About Seethawaka Wet Zone Botanic Gardens

Seethawaka Wet Zone Botanic Gardens situated on the Puwakpitiya-Thummodara main road, at Illukowita. The garden has an area of 106-acre and its home to a vast collection of endemic plants. The place has a summit that offers a nice view of the garden.



Attractions near Seethawaka Wet Zone Botanic Gardens

Kelaniya Raja Maha Viharaya28.82km from Seethawaka Wet Zone Botanic Gardens

Kelaniya Raja Maha Vihara is a Buddhist temple. Although it was destroyed twice, it still retains its original form as it was. The Germans restored it in the 18th century. Locals believe that Buddha visited this temple, and that’s where the temple earned its fame.

Beddagana Wetland Park29.11km from Seethawaka Wet Zone Botanic Gardens

Beddagana Wetland Park is situated in the Beddagana area of Ethul Kotte, it’s a paradise for wildlife and nature lovers. It is home to 40 species of butterflies, and 80 species of birds, it also has walking paths through lakes, ponds, and wetlands.

Bolgoda Lake32.31km from Seethawaka Wet Zone Botanic Gardens

Bolgoda Lake is located 45 minutes' drive away from Colombo. It is the largest freshwater source in the western districts of Sri Lanka. Bolgoda lake offers options for water adventures such as kayaking, jet-skiing, and boating. The lake also provides breathtaking views in early mornings.

Viharamahadevi Park34.41km from Seethawaka Wet Zone Botanic Gardens

Viharamahadevi Park is near to Beira Lake, it is the oldest and largest park in Colombo. The park includes a group of fountains, plants, and various trees in addition to the golden Buddha statue. The climate and nature make the park one of the most suitable places for walking and relaxation.

National Museum Colombo34.48km from Seethawaka Wet Zone Botanic Gardens

Colombo National Museum is the largest museum in Sri Lanka established on 1877. The museum reviews the history of Sri Lanka and its stages. In addition to this many manuscripts and artifacts dating back to ages, the museum also has a huge library housing valuable and old books.

Colombo Lotus Tower34.93km from Seethawaka Wet Zone Botanic Gardens

Where is Seethawaka Wet Zone Botanic Gardens

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The western province is in the Southwest of Sri Lanka. The Province is comprised of three administrative districts: Gampaha, Kalutara, and Colombo which is the capital city also the largest. The western province is famous for the large amount the educational institutions, it has the most schools in the country. The western province has a total area of 3,684 km2 and a total population of 5,821,710.