Ancient Cities

  • Kurunegala, Yapahuwa and Kalawewa

    Kurunegala Kurunegala is the capital of the North Western Province. It is about 116 km from Colombo and 60 km…

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  • Polonnaruwa

    The site can also be reached by rail (Colombo Batticaloa line). History The date of foundation of the city is…

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  • Dambulla

    Situated on the Central Province of Sri Lanka, 12 km away from Sigiriya is an isolated colossal rock mass. Dambula…

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  • Mihintale

    Mihintale, 15 km east of Anuradhapura, is one of the holy places of Sinhalese Buddhism, the scene of the meeting…

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  • Galle

    Galle, situated in latitude 6 North, has one of the two natural harbours of south-western Ceylon, protected by a promontory…

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  • Sigiriya

    Sigiriya, the Lion Rock (alt 363 m), can be seen from a distance of many kilometres, an impressive tabular crag…

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  • Anuradhapura

    Anuradhapura is situated on the north central of Sri Lanka which is 201 km from Colombo. It was the capital…

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