3 days in Kekirawa & Anuradhapura Itinerary

3 days in Kekirawa & Anuradhapura Itinerary

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Drive
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Kekirawa
— Few hours
Drive
2
Anuradhapura
— 2 nights
Drive

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few
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Kekirawa

Kick off your visit on the 20th (Thu): explore the activities along Kala Wewa Reservoir and then appreciate the history behind Avukana Buddha Statue.

To see photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Kekirawa road trip planning site.

Colombo to Kekirawa is an approximately 4.5-hour car ride. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Anuradhapura.

Things to do in Kekirawa

Parks · Nature

Side Trip

2
nights
Anuradhapura

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.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Fri): admire the striking features of Ruwanwelisaya, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mihintale, then explore the fascinating underground world of Golden Temple of Dambulla, and finally snap pictures at Gal Palama (Stone Bridge) over Malwathu Oya. Keep things going the next day: don't miss a visit to Jethawanaramaya Dagoba, contemplate the waterfront views at Twin Baths (Kuttam Pokuna), then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Jaya Sri Maha Bodhi, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Isurumuniya Temple.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Anuradhapura trip planner.

Getting from Kekirawa to Anuradhapura by car takes about an hour. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Anuradhapura

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature

Side Trip