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North Central Province

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One of the least-populated parts of Sri Lanka, North Central Province holds a trove of cultural and natural treasures. Tourism in North Central Province focuses on spectacular World Heritage-listed archaeological sites, nature walks, and wildlife reserves, as well as tours of folk villages. Visit an ancient Sinhalese capital and explore the marvelous remains in the jungle. Tour North Central Province's royal palace ruins, see giant statues of Buddha carved into rocks, and visit meditation caves. Nature lovers will appreciate the national parks, where you can visit one of the many scenic lakes or take an elephant safari to observe the abundance of these majestic mammals. Find what you're looking for from your North Central Province holiday, by planning the whole thing with us using our handy Sri Lanka online travel planner.
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