Arankelle Ancient Monastery, Melsiripura

Categories: History Museums, Museums
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5/5 based on a few reviews on the web
Arankelle Ancient Monastery is located in Melsiripura. To visit Arankelle Ancient Monastery and other attractions in Melsiripura, use our Melsiripura trip generator.
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  • Superb site, difficult to access by bus because very narrow roads. Monastery still in activity, youth Bonz in meditation we do seen them, however we in still crossed some. The back of the monastery leads to the ruins of an ancient monastery that would be gigantic, to discover its ruins we spend in sub wood very well maintained with very old trees. This forest has something magic there is a calm and an impressive calm.
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  • First and foremost, this is not primarily a tourist destination. Tourists are welcome and encouraged to visit this unique site, however it is also important to note it is also a sanctuary for monks an...  read more »
  • Arankele is one of the famous old monastery’s you can find in Sri Lanka. Hidden away in the jungle you feel like Indiana Jones exploring old temples. Arankele has some really nice ruins, like the hosp...  read more »
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