Discover the exotic gems and precious stones of Sri Lanka
If you want to see and learn about some of the rarest minerals in the world which are located and found in Sri Lanka, The Canbuy Gem Museum in Kandy is the perfect place to visit. It showcases the history of gems, precious stones, rare minerals and fossils from Sri Lanka and other parts of the world. The Canbuy Gem Museum is located on the Colombo Road in Kandy. It attracts thousands of visitors from all parts of the world all year through.
Sri Lanka is known as one of the largest gem producers of the world. While having a look at all the exotic gems and precious stones that Sri Lanka is renowned you can learn on how Sri Lanka was originated 4.6 billion years ago engulfing the wonderful minerals and gemstones. Furthermore, you can gain knowledge on the genesis and deposits of gemstones after getting them washed off to the places where the bottoms of gem pits lead to.
The museum is not just a display of gems, but it also has a shop where you can shop for some sparkling and original, government-approved gems, precious and semi-precious stones which are only found in this paradise island. The most amazing fact is that you can get custom made gem studded jewelry which cannot be found anywhere else in the world. The Canbuy Gem Museum is open all days from 8.30 a.m. to 5.30 p.m. It is a must visit place to discover the exotic gems and precious stones of Sri Lanka