2 days in Anuradhapura Itinerary

2 days in Anuradhapura Itinerary

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Explore the well-preserved ruins of an ancient Sri Lankan civilization and its former capital at Anuradhapura, a World Heritage Site and erstwhile center of Theravada Buddhism set amidst peaceful green parks.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Fri): admire the landmark architecture of Ruwanwelisaya, don't miss a visit to Jethawanaramaya Dagoba, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Mihintale. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: snap pictures at Gal Palama (Stone Bridge) over Malwathu Oya, stroll through Wilpattu National Park, then explore the ancient world of Sakwala Chakraya (Star Gate), and finally explore the ancient world of Moonstone or Sandakada pahana.

To find photos, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, read Anuradhapura road trip planning tool .

Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

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Mihintale
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Ruwanwelisaya
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Wilpattu National Park

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