Yodha Wewa, Mannar

#5 of 16 in Parks in Northern Province
Water Body · Landmark
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  • Even though the Yoda Wewa often referred to as Giants Tank skirts the Mannar Road to some length, it could be easily missed as the tank bund obstruct the view of the tank to the main road. Once on...  more »
  • Apparently the largest man made tank on the island. Still very full with water when we visited in February. Not so many birds but did see some egrets and a couple of herons  more »
  • The Yodha Wewa in Mannar is one of the largest tanks in the island and was It was built by King Dhatusena (459-477) by damming and diverting water from the Malwatu-oya.
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