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Fabulous journey.

We visited this Hindu temple in a combined visit with the nearby Bhuddist temple. The ferry ride... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Beautiful and Powerful Amman Kovil and Beautiful Buddha Naga Vihara!

We left Jaffna at 6:30 AM to reach Kurikattuvan by 7:30 AM on a Friday. We parked the car in... read more

Reviewed 4 August 2018
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Nainativu Island, Jaffna 40000, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited this Hindu temple in a combined visit with the nearby Bhuddist temple. The ferry ride there and back was an experience itself.

Thank MrThrill
Reviewed 4 August 2018

We left Jaffna at 6:30 AM to reach Kurikattuvan by 7:30 AM on a Friday. We parked the car in Kurrikattuvan and took the boat which offered free services to reach Nainatheivu Nagapooshani Amman temple. The public boat trip was a bit rough, (which was...More

Thank Sri V
Reviewed 21 March 2018

Nainativu. Jaffna … Nagapoozani temple not to be missed. Situated at the top at the top of Sri Lanka , Jaffna ,the city in the Northern province exhibits a dignified culture and traditional influences found nowhere else on the island. Visiting Jaffna, one should miss...More

Thank appoo44
Reviewed 18 February 2018

Half the fun was catching the local bus and local boat to get over to the island to view this Kovil.Nothing else worth seeing on this island but this definately was.Huge impressive Hindu temple that had a ceremony on whilst we were there.Very beautiful

1  Thank caddyandbellA
Reviewed 25 December 2017

on your way to the island this kovil can not be missed. it standouts majestically. you may go in leaving your shoes at the door. closer to the departure ferry terminal.

Thank dineshpr1980
Reviewed 14 December 2017 via mobile

Started with a bumpy car drive to the jetty. Distance not far but time taken . The boat is run down with lack of life jackets for some.price only 30 SLR but safety is a concern.took 20 Min and dripped at Buddhist shrine. Walked 200...More

2  Thank Thanaraj S
Reviewed 22 November 2017

Naga Pooshani Ambal Kovil is a few hundred meters away from the Nagadeepa Buddhist viharaya. It is a pleasent sight to see hindus & Buddhist worship at each others sacred places here. The kovil is a beautiful place & is well maintained.

Thank Harsha P
Reviewed 6 July 2017

When in Jaffna you should not miss out visiting Nainativu. Now road towards Nainativu is excellent and takes lesser time to reach ferry service point. start early in the morning to avoid hot sun. This island is equally important religious place for Hindus and Buddhists.

1  Thank PRAVEEN_KUMAR1603
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

Good boat ride experience. Free lunch everyday for any number of guests.. Heritage temple. Nicely maintained. Clean.

Thank Ratnarajah R
Reviewed 14 May 2017

Visiting Nainativu was one of the highlights of my entire trip to Sri Lanka. The ferry ride was an extraordinary experience (I was on a scooter) and while there isn't much to do on the island itself this Hindu complex is well worth the half...More

2  Thank alexwalters752017
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16 February 2017|
Response from sbalenthiran | Reviewed this property |
Hello, Naga Pooshani Amman temple is in an island (Nainativu) off Jaffna Sri Lanka. From Mumbai take a flight to Colombo. Stay the night in Colombo and get a train to Jaffna. Good hotels available in Jaffna. Once you are in... More