Viharamahadevi Parks and gardens are situated in the port city of Colombo. These parks and gardens are the largest, oldest and most colorful park and are a perfect place for stroll or a picnic and provide aesthetic pleasure to the weary traveler. They are considered as a nature’s gift to the capital city.
The park gains its beauty at the most from March to May, when most of the flowers bloom fully. The small ponds, interesting, Buddha statues and occasional elephants are the main attractions of the park. The nearby attractions such as Town hall and National Museum can be easily accessed by the park. The park has a special children’s section with a short train ride, zoo of baby animals and many amusement activities. Various concerts, garden shows, concerts as well as flower exhibitions are held at the park around the year. The Viharamahadevi Park is the one and only large Public Park in Colombo and its maintenance is taken care by the municipal Council of Colombo.