Ambalangoda, the Ancient City of Devil Mask and Devil Dancing

Ambalangoda is the city that is known with their unique Ancient Devil Mask and Devil Dancing. In fact, the Devil Mask and Devil Dancing that this city has is the part of culture that grows in this city. The Devil Mask making process is also one of the traditional cultures of this city. The mask itself is used for devil dancing. And there are three type of devil dancing with different mask. There’s Kolam that tell the story of Sri Lanka during the colonial era, Sanni for exorcism ritual and Raksha for festival.

Anuradhapura, the Buddhism City

Anuradhapura, Sri Lanka

The most interesting place and activity that you can do in Ambalangoda can be found in this city beach. And, you will get great experience and moment for having fun in this city beach on winter or fall. Because, Sri Lanka has tropical climate, so, you can enjoy the sunlight for almost whole year. But, on summer and spring, the climate in this city is mostly rainy. There are many beautiful and unique places that you can visit in Ambalangoda. You can visit the Ambalangoda beaches for beautiful scenery and warm sunlight, Madampa Lake for river safari and you also can visit Nagenahiru Nature center in this safari.

Anuradhapura, the Buddhism City

Anuradhapura, Sri Lanka

If you want to go to Ambalangoda, there are many places where you can depart. However, the nearest city and the easiest way to go to Ambalangoda would be from Colombo. You can take bus or train from this city which only need 2 hours trips. And, the cost for this transportation is also cheap.

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