Visit the iconic Peradeniya Gardens to be in awe by the sheer beauty of nature. These gardens which are also known as the Royal Botanical Gardens in Peradeniya are home to a stunning collection of orchids, medicinal and herbal plants. Its charm is enhanced by the abundant fauna that lives here, which include over 80 species of birds and 18 species of mammals. It is one of the most popular parks on the island, attracting over two million visitors every year.