District of Gamapaha located in the western part of Sri Lanka and administrated under the Western Provincial
Council. This district extents for the area of 1,387 sqkm has a population of 2.3 million. This is bounded by Colombo district by
South, Indian orcean by west, Kurunegana & Puttalam districts from north and Kegalle district from east. The City of Gampaha
Is the main town.
Gampaha has many tourist and religious attractions. Even though the main city areas became much urbanized , if you travel bit deep, still you can find the typical Sri Lankan village life. The Bandaranayake international Airport, the main aviation hub in Sri Lanka is located in Katunayaka. Kalania Temple is a very prominent religious attraction and Load Buddha visited this place during his 3rd visit to Sri Lanka.