Gardens of Lanka

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Sarala Fernando and Luxshmanan Nadaraja , Colombo
StatementShereen Amendra ... [et al.] ; photography by Luxshmanan Nadaraja ; edited by Sarala Fernando.
ContributionsAmendra, Shereen., Nadaraja, Luxshman., Fernando, Sarala.
The Physical Object
Pagination227 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24118194M
ISBN 139789555196505
LC Control Number2009305668

Bawa: The Sri Lanka Gardens is the story of two brothers and their exquisite gardens. It begins with an overview of Sri Lanka’s rich horticultural tradition and the cultural background that inspired the Bawas’ sensitive treatment of architecture, and then records the familial relationship between Geoffrey and Bevis Bawa, and their Cited by: 1.

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Kandy is 21 miles from the resort.9/10(17). Located in Hikkaduwa, Araliya Gardens is near the beach. Galle Fort is a notable landmark, and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Hikkaduwa Beach and Hikkaduwa Coral Reef. Natural Moonstone Mine and Sea Turtle Hatchery Mahamodara are also worth on: Katukoliha, Hikkaduwa, Southern Province Marabedda Gardens Resort is the most spectacular romantic getaway that Sri Lanka can offer.

Located in Dimbulkumbura which is within an hour drive from Kandy. Worried by the distance. Most part of the drive includes scenery that will only going to make anyone comeback. This small village with a population of close to is surrounded by lavish.

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Cinnamon Gardens is set in Colombo Sri Lanka in an elite section of the city. The novel traces the lives of two relatives, Annalukshmi and Bala. Annalukshmi is a bookish teacher who is the eldest of three daughters/5. It’s hard to believe such a place exists in the dry zone of Sri Lanka.

This is the latest addition to the list of botanical gardens in Sri Lanka. It is built well planned and the best place to see and learn about dry zone plants.4/5(18). Located in Beruwela, Dalmanuta Gardens is near a train station and on a river.

Bentota Beach and Moragalla Beach reflect the area's natural beauty and area attractions include Brief Garden, Bevis Bawa and Kosgoda Turtle Hatchery.

With scuba diving, snorkeling, and water skiing nearby, you'll find plenty of adventures in the on: No. 21 Meegama Road, Warapitiya, Beruwela Sigiriya: city, palace, gardens, monasteries, paintings Issue of Publication (Madhyama Saṃskr̥tika Aramudala (Sri Lanka))) Authors: Senake Bandaranayake, Madhyama Saṃskr̥tika Aramudala (Sri Lanka) Publisher: Central Cultural Fund, Original from: the University of Michigan: Digitized: Sep 3, Length: 71 pages: Subjects.

Dalmanuta Gardens is located by Bentota River which is on the South West Coast of Sri Lanka. This is approximately about a two hour drive from the International Airport in Katunayake while it’s a mere ten minute boat ride up the Bentota River from the beach side.

Airport transfers are available to Dalmanuta Gardens upon request/5(15). These stunning gardens were once reserved exclusively for Kandyan royalty. Today, even commoners are allowed in to enjoy the most impressive and largest (60 hectares) botanic gardens in Sri Lanka.

Highlights include a fine collection of orchids, a stately avenue of royal palms, the extraordinary, aptly named cannonball fruit tree and 40m-high. Royal Botanic Gardens, Peradeniya are about km to the west of the city of Kandy in the Central Province of Sri attracts 2 million visitors annually.

It is near the Mahaweli River (the longest in Sri Lanka). It is renowned for its collection of garden includes more than species of plants, including orchids, spices, medicinal plants and palm on: Peradeniya, Sri Lanka. The gardens are attached to the National Herbarium of Sri Lanka. The Orchid House with its large variety of orchids are highly reknowned.

Before the botanical gardens were formed, the place was the court of King Wickramabahu III in 5. Later a temple was built on the site, but was destroyed by the British.

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Starting in Negombo and ending in Hikkaduwa, the tour Sri Lanka: Spice Gardens & Seasides is a guided cultural, religious and historic sites trip that takes 12 days. You will travel through Negombo, Nuwara Eliya, Kandy and 4 other destinations in Sri Lanka/5(96).

Hotel PT Gardens has an outdoor swimming pool and modern rooms and suites with a cable TV. Located in Biyagama, the property offers a hour reception, restaurant and free parking for guests. The air-conditioned rooms feature tiled flooring and dark wood furnishings.

A cable TV, seating area and wardrobe are standard in all rooms. Take a look through our photo library, read reviews from real guests and book now with our Best Price Guarantee.

We’ll even let you know about secret offers and sales when you sign up. If you’re a nature lover, don’t miss the chance to take a stroll through Royal Botanical Gardens, the largest botanical gardens in Sri Lanka, boasting more than different plant species.

Established inthe gardens sprawl over 60 ha ( ac) Location: Peradeniya Road, Peradeniya Sri Lanka. Start in Negombo and end in Hikkaduwa.

With the in-depth cultural tour Sri Lanka: Spice Gardens & Seasides, you have a 12 day tour package taking you through Negombo, Sri Lanka and 6 other destinations in Sri Lanka. Sri Lanka: Spice Gardens & Seasides includes accommodation in a hotel as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more/5(20).

LANDSCAPE GARDENING. Geoffrey Bawas architectural work is well documented, but less attention has been paid to his work on gardens. This book focuses on his two most famous gardens: Lunuganga, on his own estate, and the lesser-known garden he fashioned for his brother, Bevis.

Evolved over several decades, the gardens and their outbuildings and. Get this from a library. Bawa: the Sri Lanka gardens. [David G Robson; Dominic Sansoni] -- LANDSCAPE GARDENING. Geoffrey Bawas architectural work is well documented, but less attention has been paid to his work on gardens.

This book focuses on his two most famous gardens: Lunuganga, on his. Peradeniya Road, PeradeniyaSri Lanka. +94 81 2 Improve This Listing. Improve This Listing. Improve This Listing. Thank you. Tripadvisor has been notified.

This property is closed. Report incorrect address. Ways to Experience Royal Botanical Gardens. Full-Day Kandy Highlights Tour. 03 Days Highlights Of Sigiriya,Kandy,Nuwara /5(K). Top Sri Lanka Gardens: See reviews and photos of gardens in Sri Lanka, Asia on Tripadvisor.

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Seethawaka Botanical Garden, or Seethawaka Wet Zone Botanic Garden is a botanical garden located in Sri Lanka which mainly serves as a research area and a conservation area for threatened and vulnerable endemic plant species in the Sinharaja Rain Forest region.

Improving export floriculture, ex-situ conservation of wet lowland plants, and bamboo cultivation are also Location: Ilukovita, Avissawella. Colombo Gardens Guest House/4 Samanala Uyana, Kirimandala Mawatha, Colombo Colombo Gardens Guest House /4, Colombo, Sri.

Get this from a library. Bawa: the Sri Lanka gardens. [David G Robson; Dominic Sansoni] -- Geoffrey Bawa's architectural work is well documented, but less attention has been paid to his work on gardens.

This book focuses on his two most famous gardens: Lunuganga, on his own estate, and the. There are five botanical Gardens in Sri Lanka; Royal Botanical Gardens, Hakgala Botanical Gardens, Henarathgoda Botanical Gardens, Mirijjawila Botanical Garden and Seetawaka Botanical Garden.

The Hakgala gardens are the second largest in Sri Lanka. Base Facts Name: Hakgala Botanical Gardens Founding year: This page is currently inactive and is retained for historical reference. Either the page is no longer relevant or consensus on its purpose has become unclear.

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Book your tickets online for Royal Botanical Gardens, Peradeniya: See 3, reviews, articles, and 6, photos of Royal Botanical Gardens, ranked No.1 on Tripadvisor /5(K). The Peradeniya Botanical Gardens located 5 km west of Kandy city, is the largest in the country and is close to the longest river in Sri Lanka, known as the Mahaweli River.

The Royal Botanical Gardens were created in after King Wickramabahu III ascended the throne and kept court at. Around the World in 50 Amazing Gardens. Sri Lanka Sigiriya, also known as Lion Rock, is a foot-tall stone column with an ancient palace built right on top. The landscaped gardens, built. This book begins with a largely photographic overview of Sri Lanka’s natural features, showing the varied palette of landscapes that inspired Bawa’s sensitive treatment of architecture.

At the very heart of the book is an intimate portrait of two exquisitely detailed gardens and the personalities that brought them into being/5(11).