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This is one of the many old Buddhist temples here in Anuradhapura sacred area.A beautiful temple... read more

Reviewed October 30, 2018
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Imposing and Interesting

Yes, this is another stupa, but the interest here is that as it has not been plastered the... read more

Reviewed August 22, 2018
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This is the second largest stupa (after Jethawanaramaya Stupa) in the Anuradhapura Archeological Park - it is made of bricks, it was massively restored and is a bit less impressive than Jethawanaramaya. Worth a short visit...

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed October 30, 2018 via mobile

This is one of the many old Buddhist temples here in Anuradhapura sacred area.A beautiful temple. You need about an hour here .This is surrounded by park like area.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed August 22, 2018

Yes, this is another stupa, but the interest here is that as it has not been plastered the brickwork is fully visible allowing the visitor to marvel at this construction and achievement from so long ago. It is a very impressive sight. Walk slowly clockwise...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed August 14, 2018 via mobile

This stupa was built in the rein of King Walagamba. Very huge Stupa. Later on President Mahinda repaired the stupa with the help of forces.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed June 9, 2018

Its huge, magnanimous and really attractive. You must visit this place and take a tour around it and see the structure from he close proximity.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed May 28, 2018

One of the oldest stupas in Sri Lanka. You would say that all stupas are the same, but they are not. the way it was built will leave you speachless. It hides the history and story in every brick.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed May 27, 2018

Hemal was both warm and professional as his superb knowledge of the country really gave us much insight to Sri Lanka. We had a terrific time and would highly recommend him.

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed May 26, 2018

The Abhayagiri Dagoba is a huge brick stupa built slightly over 2,000 years ago, and for centuries after that, served as the focal point of an expansive monastery complex, stretching for hectares around. Other than sheer size, the stupa itself isn’t much to see --...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed May 25, 2018

When you set aside religion and look at these ancient sights as landmarks to this area and to the country.  As a tourist they are worth a visit as much as you would visit the Eiffel Tower in Paris and the Statue of Liberty in...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed April 10, 2018

It is one of most important & largest vihara in Anuradhapura. Built by King Walagamba in 89-77 BC. It was a massive ruin when discovered. Central Cultural Fund started its renovation in 1997. Roughly 2.8 million bricks were used. It was original custodian of Tooth...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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