Ahungalla is located approximately 40 miles (64 kilometers) from Sri Jayawardenepura Kotte, the country's capital, and about 45 miles (72 kilometers) from Colombo.
Visitors commonly use Ahungalla as a jumping off point for further explorations. Sri Lanka is blessed with an abundance of interesting attractions. Approximately 12 miles (19 kilometers) away is Beruwela. Head here to see the Beruwela Harbour and Kande Vihare Temple.
About 45 miles (72 kilometers) to the north of Ahungalla is Colombo, an important regional city where you'll find Colombo Town Hall, Khan Clock Tower and National Art Gallery. If you have enough time, be sure to check out Pettah Market, Dutch Hospital and Jami Ul-Alfar Mosque before you return to Ahungalla.
If the rain clouds roll in, don't worry, Sri Lanka offers a number of popular art galleries and history museums, guaranteed to keep you entertained and dry. Houses of faith are often the best places to experience a community's spiritual heart. The temples throughout Sri Lanka are certainly no exception.
Why don't you spend some time with passionate locals keen to share their backyard with you and join a special interest tour? Cycling tours, culinary tours and wildlife spotting tours are popular here.
When it's finally time to bid goodbye to Ahungalla, head to the nearest major airport situated in Colombo, 60 miles (97 kilometers) to the north.