North Central Province Travel Guide

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Sigiriya

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Anuradhapura

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Polonnaruwa

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Mihintale

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Kalawewa

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Giritale

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Sigiriya

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  • Lal Lanka Tours (tuk tuk)

    Sigiriya Transportation

    If you are planning to visit the cultural triangle why not save yourself time and get yourself a great tuk tuk driver. Lal has one of the most comfortable rides in Sri Lanka with car seats fitted into his piaggo. The extra boot space means your luggage can easily fit without you feeling uncomfortable. He is based in Sigiriya usually stationed...

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  • VIL UYANA

    Sigiriya Hotels

    Rangirigama, SIGIRIYA, 00941, LK

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Business

    Hotel Class 4.5 out of 5 stars

  • Exploring Sigiriya Lion's Rock.

    Sigiriya Things to Do

    Sigiriya - what is it? A 'Garden of Eden' or The Fountains of Paradise? Thoughts and Impressions of My Visit. I want to outline my impressions, based on facts and observations – including observations of some things that are unexplained in terms of what we are familiar with in the 21st Century. As these are simply my impressions, I would...

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Anuradhapura

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  • Lal Lanka Tours (tuk tuk)

    Anuradhapura Transportation

    If you are planning to visit the cultural triangle why not save yourself time and get yourself a great tuk tuk driver. Lal has one of the most comfortable rides in Sri Lanka with car seats fitted into his piaggo. The extra boot space means your luggage can easily fit without you feeling uncomfortable. He is based in Sigiriya usually stationed...

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  • Tissawewa Resthouse

    Anuradhapura Hotels

    Old Town, Anuradhapura, Sri Lanka

    Satisfaction: Average

    Good for: Couples

  • Lacy Stuff

    Anuradhapura Shopping

    Next to the Twin Ponds is a quaint shop (Jayamini Lace Centre) selling intricately-crafted lace items. The lady stocks table mats, bed sheets, shopping bags, souvenirs made of wood and of bamboo. Next door is a cold drink stall. Lace table clothes, covers, local curios, paintings, cushion covers, bags, dolls, table mats, foodstuffs.

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Polonnaruwa

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  • Lal Lanka Tours (tuk tuk)

    Polonnaruwa Transportation

    If you are planning to visit the cultural triangle why not save yourself time and get yourself a great tuk tuk driver. Lal has one of the most comfortable rides in Sri Lanka with car seats fitted into his piaggo. The extra boot space means your luggage can easily fit without you feeling uncomfortable. He is based in Sigiriya usually stationed...

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  • The Lake Hotel

    Polonnaruwa Hotels

    We arrived in Pollonnaruwa around lunch time and headed straight for the hotel. We were completely...

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  • Gal Vihara.

    Polonnaruwa Things to Do

    Since I was a child I remember the famous video of Duran Duran and its wonderful Buddhas, well here my dream came through as i saw them live and in color. The Gal Vihara is a majestic group of Buddhas all cut from one long slab of granite, Four images of different sizes are carved out of a cliff about 56 yards long and falls away gradually at each...

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Mihintale

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  • Mahaseya dagoba

    Mihintale Things to Do

    Once you have seen everything in the upper terrace, take your shoes in hands, take a deep breath and climb the final steps up to the white Mahaseya dagoba. Here it is claimed to house ashes and a single hair of Buddha. Being in a high point of all the sites in Mihintale, it offers you magnificent 360o views to the surrounding countryside. If you’re...

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  • UPPER TERRACE: Seated Buddha

    Mihintale Things to Do

    On the other side of the meditation rock, another series of steps leads up to a large seated Buddha. The statue itself is new but what makes it interesting is its pose. The left hand is in meditation pose and the right in explanatory one.

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  • UPPER TERRACE: Meditation Rock

    Mihintale Things to Do

    Rock cut steps lead to the summit of Aradhana Gala (Meditation Rock). It’s from here where Mahinda preached his first sermon. You might be curious to do so, but think it twice: the stairs proved extremely crowded and I hesitated finding myself with one foot in the vain.

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Anuradhapura Hotels
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Giritale Hotels
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