Tuk tuk tour at Anuradhapura

Private & Custom Tours in The Ancient Cities

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New tuk tuk hotel pick up at anuradhapura • Jethavanarama • Ruwanwelimaha seya • Srimaha bodi • Abhyagiri vihara • Twind pond ( kuttam pokuna) • Thuparama • Mirisawetiya • Lankarama temple • Hotel drop at anuradhapura
Our took tuk driver will come to the hotel or the locations whre in anuradhapura and drive to jethawanarama museum to buy tickets(on your cost) and visit museum and the biger sthupa jethavanarama • The Jetavanaramaya (world's tallest stupa) is a stupa located in the ruins of Jetavana in the sacred world heritage city of Anuradhapura, Sri Lanka. At 122 metres (400 ft) It is the world's tallest stupa.Mahasena of Anuradhapura (273–301) initiated the construction of the stupa following the destruction of the mahavihara. His son Maghavanna I completed the construction of the stupa.A part of a sash or belt tied by the Buddha is believed to be the relic that is enshrined here.       2.   The Ruwanwelisaya is a stupa, a hemispherical structure containing relics, in Sri Lanka, considered sacred to many Buddhists all over the world.[1] It was built by King Dutugemunu[citation needed] c. 140 B.C., who became lord of all Sri Lanka after a war in which the Chola King Ellalan, was defeated. It is also known as "Mahathupa", "Swarnamali Chaitya", "Suvarnamali Mahaceti" (in Pali) and "Rathnamali Dagaba".      3.Jaya Sri Maha Bodhi (Sinhala: ජය ශ්‍රී මහා බොධිය) is a sacred fig tree in the Mahamewna Gardens, Anuradhapura, Sri Lanka. It is said to be the right-wing branch (southern branch) from the historical Sri Maha Bodhi at Buddha Gaya in India under which Lord Buddha attained Enlightenment. It was planted in 288 BC,[1][2][3] and is the oldest living human-planted tree in the world with a known planting date. Today it is one of the most sacred relics of the Buddhists in Sri Lanka and respected by Buddhists all over the world.      4  abhayagiriyaThe restored Abhayagiri Dagoba (stupa) in AnuradhapuraAbhayagiriya Monastery with Samadhi Statue, Kuttam Pokuna (twin pond) and moonstone. Abhayagiri Vihāra was a major monastery site of Mahayana, Theravadaand Vajrayana Buddhism that was situated in Anuradhapura, Sri Lanka. It is one of the most extensive ruins in the world and one of the most sacred Buddhist pilgrimage cities in the nation. Historically it was a great monastic centre as well as a royal capital, with magnificent monasteriesrising to many stories, roofed with gilt bronze or tiles of burnt clay glazed in brilliant colors. To the north of the city, encircled by great walls and containing elaborate bathing ponds, carved balustrades and moonstones, stood "Abhayagiri", one of seventeen such religious units in Anuradhapura and the largest of its five major viharas. One of the focal points of the complex is an ancient stupa, the Abhayagiri Dagaba. Surrounding the humped dagaba, Abhayagiri Vihara was a seat of the Northern Monastery, or Uttara Vihara and the original custodian of the Tooth relic in the island.

What’s included

  • Fuel surcharge
  • Bottled water
  • Driver/guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off around anuradhapura city limit
  • Private tour

What’s not included

  • Entrance
  • Food and drinks
  • Lunch
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