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The Most Interesting Historical Places in Southern Province

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Historical Places in Southern Province

Galle Fort ©
Galle Fort , Galle
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World heritage site · Historic Site
Visit the World Heritage Site of Galle Fort, a historic 16th-century fortress noted for its well preserved walls and Dutch colonial architect
Dutch Reformed Church ©
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Church
Located within a historic fort on a hill overlooking Colombo, Dutch Reformed Church serves as a reminder of the Dutch rule in Ceylon and appe
Dondra Head Lighthouse ©
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Lighthouse
Climb to the top floor of Dondra Head Lighthouse and enjoy the views of the coastline. The 49 m (161 ft) tall lighthouse contains seven floor
Galle Fort Clock Tower ©
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When exploring the fort, stop for a moment to admire the incredible architecture of Galle Fort Clock Tower. The people of Galle paid to build
Mulgirigala Raja Maha Vihara ©
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Ruin
Perched on a rocky crag, Mulgirigala Raja Maha Vihara is an ancient Buddhist temple comprised of Buddha statues and five compounds. Built in
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Historic destinations in Southern Province

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