The enchanting town of Wewaldeniya is synonymous with exquisite cane products. Indeed the name ‘Wewaldeniya’ itself gives a hint about what one can expect when entering its territories! ‘Wewal’ in Sinhala means cane, and this charming little town proudly lives up to its reputation!
As you are travelling to Kandy from Colombo you will come across rows and rows of small wayside shops selling a staggering variety of cane products. Stop by to have a look and you will truly be enchanted! Here in Wewaldeniya you will find a variety of laundry baskets, flower pots, string hopper moulds, purses and storage baskets made from high quality cane, sold at reasonable prices too. You will even find large cane creations like sofa sets, coffee tables, lampshades as well as book racks! If you have a way of transporting the items that you buy here, do go ahead and splurge a little and you will not regret it! Quite a few of the large scale manufacturers have started supplying their products to luxury hotels and resorts in the city of Colombo as well. So you know the products that you get here are of superior quality!
The items that you find in Wewaldeniya are results of hard work and superior workmanship. The art of creating these masterpieces is handed down from one generation to the next. Crude canes become stunning works of art at the hands of the creative geniuses in Wewaldeniya.
As you are travelling in the area with Green Holiday Centre, visit the enchanting Wewaldeniya and buy some exquisite handmade products to take back home with you. A variety of products to suit different budgets and requirements are offered here so you will always have a choice!