Weijantha Prasada, Polonnaruwa

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  • Once you het there you realise that it is a lot smaller than pictured. Also in the museam we saw models of what wxperts think it looked like, but they did not make a lot of sence once there. It is OK ...  more »
  • There are a dozen pieces in this museum that are world class masterpieces such as the sitting bodhisattva, but too many standouts to mention. Quiet, serene and elegant presentation with much info to d...  more »
  • Think that building 7 had high levels of which stone and wooden 4 3 is something magical and unique. History is full of great kings and constructions but this is something unique and exciting to live. Of note, when it was burned, the stone ruins which are also burned from high temperatures created.
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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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