Statue of Parakramabahu I, Polonnaruwa

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Statue of Parakramabahu I is located in Polonnaruwa. To visit Statue of Parakramabahu I and other attractions in Polonnaruwa, use our Polonnaruwa tour itinerary maker .
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  • To the South of the area. Outside the ruins entrance gate and only here, tickets are not required. That is the book to have is something which theories.
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  • Well maintained a wonderful image of the King so loved so much prosperity led to Paul Sinhalese. Nice to see overall visit dl archaeological site.
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  • Nothing too fancy or interesting, just a big statue. According to the commentary plague by the side, scholars apparently aren’t sure if it was the king or just a sage.  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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