The Sacred City of Anuradhapura Cycling Tour

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Duration: 4 hours
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Provided by Lakpura LLC

Overview of the tour in Anuradhapura

This tour takes you the oldest city of Sri Lanka, Anuradhapura. Feel the weight of two millennia in the ruins of the city, which was grand in its heyday. Hear the local legends and stories about Anuradhapura. Cycle by the beautiful Tissawewa reservoir. View the majestic Jetavanaramaya, which was one of the tallest monuments of the Ancient World. See Anuradhapura as you have never seen it before.
From Tissa Wewa you will be biking to the UNESCO World Heritage Site, Anuradhapura City, where all the ancient monuments and ruins are. Your guide will tell you many native stories and legends about Anuradhapura along the way. En route to the city, you will be stopping by the Isurumuniya Temple which was also built by King Devanampiyatissa in the 3rd century BC.
Once you get to the Anuradhapura Ruins you will first view the Abhayagiri Stupa, which was part of massive Abhayagiri Monastery. The Stupa was the second-largest brick structure in the world after Jetavanaramaya. You will be able to see the elaborate moonstones and the reclining buddha.
Another important part of the Abhayagiri Monastery that you will be seeing is the Lankarama Stupa. SKU: LK60130100

This activity includes:

  • Tissawewa
  • Tissawewa Family Rest
  • Cycle and Cycling guide
  • Refreshments during the ride
  • Visit to Tissawewa
  • Guided tour of old he Anuradhapura City
  • First aid facilities for any minor emergencies

Meeting point

The embankment of Tissa Wewa

On arrival

You will be met by your cycling guide and provided with bicycles and helmets as well as refreshments for the ride at the embankment of Tissa Wewa.

Things to note

Your tour will be concluded outside the ancient city by 12 pm.

Free Cancellation

Free Cancellation up to 24 hours before the activity starts. Late cancellation or your non-arrival is not refundable.

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Th, 25 July 2024
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