We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Save
Share
Review Highlights
The Kantale Tank!

Passing through Kantale (had to let go of the urge to buy “Kantale Mee Kiri” due to the long... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Chathra V
via mobile
Great historical Tank in Sri Lanka

This is very charming place to waiting and visit on the dam .Obviously very beautiful lake views... read more

Reviewed August 20, 2018
Naveen R
via mobile
Read all 8 reviews
22
All photos (22)
Full view
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good50%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
1 week ago
“The Kantale Tank!”
Aug 20, 2018
“Great historical Tank in Sri Lanka ”
About
Contact
Kanthale, Kantale, Sri Lanka
Reviews (8)
Filter reviews
6 results
Traveler rating
2
4
0
0
0
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
2
4
0
0
0
See what travelers are saying:
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Passing through Kantale (had to let go of the urge to buy “Kantale Mee Kiri” due to the long journey ahead) This enormous irrigation tank was built by King Aggabodhi ll of Anuradhapura according to the Mahawansa scripture (608 - 618) The reservoir is spread...More

Thank Chathra V
Reviewed August 20, 2018 via mobile

This is very charming place to waiting and visit on the dam .Obviously very beautiful lake views and mind free environment in the Kantale. Normally there are few fruit sellers around the tank. You can buy nice mangoes from them .

Thank Naveen R
Reviewed March 5, 2017

A nice panaromic view and great place to get down from your vehicles and rest a bit with the cool breeze of the lake. The other side of the lake also a nice view too.

1  Thank Prasad V
Reviewed January 8, 2017

Located on the road to Trinco the beautiful Kantale Lake is a good place to stop and "smell the roses" - the old rest house converted to a restaurant now. offers meals and rest-room facilities.

1  Thank Max J
Reviewed January 1, 2017

Kantale tank is also known as Ganthalawa Vapi. Situated on the left side of the main road to Trinco from Dambulla. According to historical records the Tank was build by a king called Aggabodhi the II (606-618). This place is 24kms away from Trinco town....More

Thank Sujeewa W
Reviewed June 28, 2015

The weather was breezy and sunny. You can stop over and get fresh air and maybe a couple of great pictures!

Thank Akshat1985
View more reviews
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Kantale Lake staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines