Drive straight to Anuradhapura, which was the capital of Sri Lanka from 5 B.C. to 1017 A.D. Visit the most sacred “Bo Tree” which was shelter to the Lord Buddha during his enlightenment and where he gazed for seven weeks, can be found here. It is victorious to see that the world’s largest and oldest man-made brick building still stands, this being the Jethawanarama Pagoda.
The area also includes an archeological museum, ruvanvelisaya dagoba, abhayagiri dagoba, brazen palace, royal palace, samadhi buddha statue, kuttam pokuna, moonstone, tanks and so much more. These are just some of the remarkable ancient creations which exhibit
the proud history of the Anuradhapura Kingdom.
It is victorious to see that the world’s largest and oldest man-made brick building still stands, this being the Jethawanarama Pagoda.
- Anuradhapura Kingdom Tour
Rajarata Hotel or similar hotel in Anuradhapura.