Fabulous holidays in Polonnaruwa/Giritale
As the second most ancient kingdom in Sri Lanka, Polonnaruwa is an amazing holiday destination. There’s so much history to explore, and with the amazing Minneriya-Giritale Sanctuary there’s loads for nature lovers too. Even if you’re more of a music fan you won’t be missing out – Duran Duran used the city as a backdrop for the video for their song ‘Save a Prayer’!
The weather in Sri Lanka is sure not to disappoint, and what better way to spend a hot day than relaxing in a stunning piece of world history with a cool drink?
Stunning Sights in Polonnaruwa/Giritale
When you’re on holiday in Pollonaruwa or Giritale, you will never be short of things to do! The ancient city of Pollonaruwa is a UNESCO World Heritage Site, and the archaeological digs are widely renowned as some of the best laid out in the country. Apparently, this harks back to the ancient rulers and their love of discipline and order – but you don’t have to be quite as organised as they were to enjoy this stunning holiday destination.
There are two amazing nature reserves in the area, the Minneriya-Giritale Sanctuary, set on the edges of an ancient reservoir, and the Polonnaruwa Sanctuary closer to the old city and tourist hotels.
Book your Polonnaruwa/Giritale holiday today!
A holiday in Polonnaruwa or Giritale is the ideal way to embrace Sri Lanka. It is a beautiful, cultural city, right at the heart of the island; with so many amazing plants and animals that you’ll never feel far from nature! Whether you’re going for a week, two or maybe even three, you’ll never run out of things to do in this tropical paradise. Get away to Polonnaruwa and embrace amazing Sri Lanka!
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