Sathmahal Prasada, Polonnaruwa

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Sathmahal Prasada is located in Polonnaruwa. To visit Sathmahal Prasada on your holiday in Polonnaruwa, and find out what else Polonnaruwa has to offer, use our Polonnaruwa road trip planner.
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  • September 13, 2017
    Satmahal Prasada is located nearby other significant sites and is best seen with a guide - mainly for directions as each site contains an informative plaque in Sinhalese and English. Our guide, Palith...  more »
  • August 27, 2017
    This is believed to be a stupa though it is built as a seven stepped structure. Not the usual style of stupas seen in Sri Lanka. This is also a part of the sacred quadrangle and you see it on your rig...  more »
  • August 16, 2017
    Included in your entrance ticket, not far from the Vatadage building. Is is more a large ruin that stands as most decoration has been destroited during the centuries.  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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