Esala Perahera Festival 2019 [Sri Lanka]
July 7, 2019 @ 8:00 am – July 17, 2019 @ 5:00 pm
Also known as the “Festival of the Tooth”, is one of the oldest and biggest Buddhist festivals in Sri Lanka. It features a parade of gorgeously decorated elephants as well as jugglers, musicians, and dancers. It is celebrated for 10 days in Kandy, Sri Lanka.
The festival is celebrated during Esala which occur in either July or August. In 2018 it was celebrated in August, and in 2019, it will be held on July 7-17.
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