Attraction

Polonnaruwa

Archaeological gem

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Now a World Heritage site, explore the ruins of Polonnaruwa, one of Sri Lanka’s most historic spots and a true archaeological gem. 

See the remains of this remarkable city, filled with ruins, statues, and Brahmanic monuments. After Anuradhapura was destroyed in 993, Polonnaruwa was built in the 11th and 12th centuries AD and became the country’s second capital.