Half Day

POLONNARUWA BIKE RIDE THE MEDIEVAL CITY

 

The medieval capital of Sri Lanka, a city which reached the pinnacle of its glory in the 12th century, but still retains a sort of faded splendour. The ancient city might now be in ruins with its sleepy dogs, toques macaques and cows dot the complex in-between Buddhist structures and stupas you’ll find lotus ponds and that giant reclining statue of a Buddha”, giving Polonnaruwa a super-atmospheric and ideal day to wander.

Mini 2 pax

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ALL YEAR AROUND

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Day 1 By 8am or 2pm, meet up with your local bike rider, from where we will get the historical theory in visiting the museum before riding 2-3hrs wandering between the ruins of palaces, temples amongst enormous statues and idols of Buddha cut into rock, crossing by astonishing forest keeping the feeling of the past. Polonnaruwa was the capital from the 10th to the 13th century, until the Sinhalese kings abandoned it in favour of Yapahuwa, and as we ride freely through two centuries of ruins we imagined what the city might’ve once been like. Such an extraordinary step back into Sri Lanka wonderness royalty memories. After our bike ride, we will depart for our next destination




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What is Included? Local bike guide , entrance fee of Polonnaruwa sites, individual bike What is Excluded? Your own drink you desire us to set up in the ice box




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What to Bring? Mosquito repellent, sunscreen, change of clothes, comfortable walking shoes. Camera to capture all of the sights, Some extra cash if you want to purchase souvenirs, Hat, Sunscreen, torch light, head light Departure Daily based on a minimum booking of 2 pax per departure. Single supplement applies for solo travellers. Guide Our biking local guide will do their best to ensure you are having a clear historical perspective of this visit and safe ride





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