Lankathilaka Image House, Polonnaruwa

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Lankathilaka Image House is located in Polonnaruwa. To visit Lankathilaka Image House and other attractions in Polonnaruwa, use our Polonnaruwa road trip planning website .
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  • This is a huge ruin housing the statue of Buddha in the centre. It looks magnificent from the outside and the statue is quite imposing  more »
  • What a work must have been, this beautiful brick Buddha. You can also walk through a narrow corridor behind it.
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  • A visit through the Polonnaruwa Ruins would not be complete with seeing the impressive Lankathilaka Image House. The innate works of art on the inside of the temple on the walls is just incredible. An...  more »

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Where to stay in Polonnaruwa

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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