Sandakada Pahana, Polonnaruwa

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Sandakada Pahana is located in Polonnaruwa. To visit Sandakada Pahana and other attractions in Polonnaruwa, use our Polonnaruwa trip itinerary planning app .
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  • Start from the museum to understand all about moon stone as they have dedicated space for this. You would have to admire the work done on these moon stones as they are hand carved. They feature at var...  more »
  • This is pretty looking old moonstone here.A quite popular place with the locals.You must see.You need about half an hour.  more »
  • These hand carved, Moonstones feature at the base of steps on many of the ruins at Polonnaruwa Ancient City. Each differ from other ruin sites and make for great photographs. We saw these ornately car...  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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