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The Most Interesting Historical Places in Anuradhapura

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Historical Places in Anuradhapura

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Mihintale , Anuradhapura
4.8
Revered as the birthplace of Buddhism in Sri Lanka, the mountain peak of Mihintale boasts historic but now mostly abandoned shrines and monum
Tours from $54
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Sigiriya , Sigiriya
4.5
Visit the historic complex of Sigiriya, an ancient city centered around a massive stone plateau. King Kasyapa selected the spot to be the nat
Tours from $45
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Ruwanwelisaya , Anuradhapura
4.6
Hailed for its architecture, the stupa of Ruwanwelisaya has a sacred reputation among Buddhists around the world. Once you see its pure white
Tours from $21
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Jaya Sri Maha Bodhi , Anuradhapura
4.4
Probably of the world's oldest fig trees, Jaya Sri Maha Bodhi was allegedly planted in 249 BCE. Revered by Buddhist pilgrims from around the
Tours from $54
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4.3
Visit the ancient complex of Golden Temple of Dambulla, a series of cave temples and a World Heritage Site. Step 22 centuries back in time as
Tours from $40
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