"Polonnaruwa" Sri Lanka Things to Do Tip by mallyak

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Ancient City of Polonnaruwa
(11th Century AD - 13th Century AD)
This world heritage city is for any one who appreciates art.It is a fascinating archeological destination.The Gal Viharta rock temple are master peices of sinhalese art .The city is surrounded by many tanks some of them 2500 years old and this irrigation net work produces sri Lankas large paddy harvest

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  • Updated Jul 2, 2007
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