Anuradhapura is the archeological city in Sri Lanka listed as the world Heritage site by USESCO. Anuradhpura is about 4 - 5 hours from Colombo. This two day trip is ideal for people who wish to take a short excursion from Colombo to see the ancient past of Sri Lanka.
Day 01 Meet at your hotel or airport in Colombo drive to Anuradhapura via pinnawala Elephant orphanage on arrival at Anuradhapura enjoy your lunch at hotel. Afternoon visit
Day 02 As per written records Anuradhapura has been made royal capital by the king Panduk Anhaya in 380 BC. It remained residence and royal capital for 119 successive Singhalese kings till the year 1000 AC when it was abandoned and the capital moved to Polonnaruwa. You will see some of the most famous as well as the tallest Dagoba of Sri Lanka, remains from palaces, temples, monasteries, ceremonial baths and the temple of the holy Bo-tree. This tree was grown from a sapling of the very tree under which more than 2500 years ago the Buddha found enlightenment.
After the visit of Anuradhapura you leave for Colombo, on the way you pass paddy fields, coconut plantations and huge areas with rubber trees and plantations. You will reach Colombo in the evening.
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Cost US$ 190.00 Per person in 3 star standard hotel and private car with English speaking driver. (Minimum 2 people required) Group rate for 6 or more people
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Cost Includes : All government taxes entrance fees and hotel on double occupancy bed & breakfast for one night.
Cost does not Include : Airfare airport taxes, Lunch Dinner and any other expanses of person nature.
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