Mathale is the largest town of Matale District of the Central Province, of Sri Lanka. It is 142 kilometres (88 mi) from Colombo and near Kandy. It is a mainly agricultural area, where tea, rubber, vegetable and spice cultivation dominate. Matale is a city with a significant rainfall. Even in the driest month there is a lot of rain. This climate is considered to be Af according to the Köppen-Geiger climate classification. In Matale, the average annual temperature is 25.3 °C. The average annual rainfall is 1860 mm. hiking and camping is the most famous activity in mathale area. Attractive point of places is Knuckles Mountain Range, Aluvihara Rock Cave Temple, Sri Muthumariamman Temple, Nalanda Gedige, Pitawala Pathana, Riverstone Gap, Wedda Peni Ella and more natural beautiful places are there.