10 Best Places to Visit in Polonnaruwa Story

By Raeesha Ikram


10 Best Places to Visit in Polonnaruwa Story

In this guide, I have outlined some of the best places to visit in Polonnaruwa Sri Lanka, which will surely... Read more

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The Royal Palace

What you will see as you enter the premises of the Royal Palace is the ruins of what was once... Read more

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The Audience Hall at the King's Council Chamber

Also known as the King's Council Chamber, or 'Raja Sabwa' in Sinhala, this is another intriguing site located close to... Read more

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The Stupa House - The Vatadage

Known as the Stupa House, the Vatadage in Polonnaruwa is another prominent architectural site to visit in the area. There’s... Read more

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Shiva Devala No.2

Sri Lanka was subject to Chola invasions in the latter part of the 9th century, and this is a structure... Read more

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Rankoth Vehera

As the largest stupa in Polonnaruwa, Rankoth Vehera gets a fair share of visitors every day. The name of the... Read more

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Lankathilaka Image House

If you head towards the south of Kiri Vehara, you will come across Lankathilaka, which is an image house of... Read more

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Kiri Vehara

Even though what you see today is the bare brick surface of the stupa, it was initially painted in white.... Read more

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Gal Vihara

Gal Vihara is a site that is frequented by both Sri Lankans and foreign tourists. It is famous for its... Read more

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Parakrama Samudra - A Reservoir

Visiting this reservoir is one of the popular things to do in Polonnaruwa. Parakrama Samudra is the largest reservoir built... Read more

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Wasgamuwa National Park

If you are wondering about what to do in Polonnaruwa in addition to visiting temples, you can take a trip... Read more



In addition to the above suggestions, Pabalu Vehera, Potgul Vihara, and Thivanka Image House are some other prominent places to... Read more