Day tour to Anuradhapura by minivan from Negombo
1x 149 €
- Ruined city of Anuradhapura
- Buddhist temples, reservoirs and carvings
- Day away from the crowded city
All about the trip
Enjoy the tour of the ancient city which has been under construction since the 3rd century BC to 10th century AD.
You will see Sri Maha Bodhi - the oldest tree in the world, the Brazen Palace, Ruwanveli Seya Dagoba - the biggest dagoba in Sri Lanka, Thuparama dagoba - oldest dagoba built in the 3rd century BC, Lankarama dagoba and Elephant Pond. Among other sights are Abhayagiriya monastery complex, world-famous Samadhi Buddha statue, Twin ponds, the finest stone carvings and the famous the Moonstone, Jethavanarama Dagoba and Isurumuniya temple.
After visiting the city, we will stop for lunch in Anuradhapura and proceed on our journey to Mihintale. Mihintale monastery complex built in the 3rd century BC is the place where Buddhism was established for the first time in Sri Lanka and is totally breathtaking. You can admire the ancient hospital, Refectory hall, Lion pond, Cobra pond, Ambastale, and Mihindu cave.
Our last stop is Aukana, where the highest Buddha statue in Sri Lanka is built. It is made of one piece of granite and it stands 13 meters in height. This statue was built in the 5th century AD by the king Datusena.What Wikipedia Says
What is included in the price
- Pick-up and drop-off
- Experienced guide
- All transfers
What is not included in the price
- Food and drinks
This activity is organised by Sri Lanka Travel Partner, Thoppuwa,Kochchikade 33/2C, Negombo, 11500, Sri Lanka, +94772618999, firstname.lastname@example.org.
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