Dickwella is located approximately 85 miles (137 kilometers) from Sri Jayawardenepura Kotte, the country's capital, and about 90 miles (145 kilometers) from Colombo.
Sri Lanka is firmly established on the tourist trail, which means getting from A to B is relatively easy. Be sure schedule in sufficient time to tour the many things to see and do this region offers. Some interesting places in the vicinity of Dickwella are Weligama, 20 miles (32 kilometers) to the east, and Ahangama, 25 miles (40 kilometers) to the east.
Spend the time to really get to know Sri Lanka by learning a little about its earlier chapters. A great place to begin is by visiting the area's fine old ruins. For a real insight into the heart and soul of Dickwella, why not head to the area's many temples.
Special interest tours are an excellent way to discover places only locals know. So why not join one of the cycling tours, wildlife spotting tours and guided nature walks.
Why not take your tastebuds for a tour of Sri Lanka's eating establishments. Chicken and beef are widely used ingredients in meals in this region. Of course no trip to Sri Lanka would be complete without experiencing the delights of kiribath with onion samba (milk rice) and vegetarian kottu (stir fried mix). King coconut is a popular dessert in these parts. Visitors who don't consume alcohol will can order coconut milk, a regional favorite.
When planning your trip to Dickwella, keep in mind that the most convenient major airport, Bandaranaike International Airport, is located in in Colombo, 100 miles (161 kilometers) away.