Matale, located at the centre of Sri Lanka island is a town located in the hill country at a height of 300m. Matale town has known place in the history of Sri Lanka and some nice tourist attractions in and around for travelers.
Travellers would also love the scenic beauty of Matale with beautiful spice gardens along with the farming of cocoa and piper. Matale is also known among travellers for its hiking and trekking opportunities among the green hilly gardens and paddy fields.
Matale is also known in history for the battle of 1848, when the Matale rebellion took siege of the British garrison in the fort Macdowall.