Nawalapitiya

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Nawalapitiya

නාවලපිටිය
நாவலபிட்டி
Nawalapitiya is located in Sri Lanka
Nawalapitiya
Nawalapitiya
Nawalapitiya
Coordinates: 7°03′N 80°32′E / 7.050°N 80.533°E / 7.050; 80.533
CountrySri Lanka
ProvinceCentral Province
Government
 • TypeUrban Council
 • ChairmanSasanka Sampath Sanjeewa
 • Vice ChairmanU.H Harshana Dulanga
Area
 • Land262 km2 (101 sq mi)
Population
(2001)
 • Total13,751
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (Sri Lanka Standard Time Zone)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+6 (Summer time)

Nawalapitiya (Sinhalese: නාවලපිටිය, Tamil: நாவலபிட்டி) is a town in Central Province, Sri Lanka. It is in the Kandy District, governed by an Urban Council. It is 38 km (24 mi) away from Kandy and 112 km (70 mi) from Colombo. It is located 589 m (1,932 ft) above sea level.

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