King’s Council Chamber, Polonnaruwa

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#9 of 18 in Historic Sites in Polonnaruwa
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  • September 22, 2017
    A very impressive structure itself. Carvings and zarefeti years of milk. Very photographic. Since there is no descriptive signage around or read in advance should guide or bilgilenmekte. If you are going on a day Sunny warm hat and your water with you. Air temperature from the sun warmed stones can be quite challenging when it is added to the radiating heat.
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  • September 13, 2017
    King's Council Chamber is site #34 (out of +70) and is located nearby other significant sites (eg. Kumara Pokuna - the pond) and is best seen with a guide - mainly for directions as each site contains...  more »
  • August 27, 2017
    This is also a part of the Royal Palace comple. The ruins net to the Nissanka Latha Mantapa is considered to be the place where the kings council members must have met.  more »

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Famous for its UNESCO-protected and often-visited complex of ruins, Polonnaruwa caters to its visitors with dozens of guesthouses, the majority situated along Batticaloa Road. A number of mid-range and four-star hotels sit on Parakrama Samundra and the shores of Bendiwewa reservoir. Nearby Giritale village, some 7 km (4.3 mi) away, also offers nice alternatives as a rural base. A number of budget-friendly bed & breakfasts can be found near the lake.
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