Sri Maha Bodhi

It is said to be the southern branch from the historical Bodhi tree Sri Maha Bodhi at Bodh Gaya in India under which Lord Buddha attained Enlightenment. It was planted in 249 BC, and is the oldest living human-planted tree in the world with a known planting date.



Attractions & Activities

Anuradhapura is one of the ancient capitals of Sri Lanka, famous for its well-preserved ruins of ancient Sri Lankan civilization

Ruwanweli Maha Seya

Considered a marvel for its architectural qualities and sacred to many Buddhists all over the world. When it's white dome shines like a pearl in the dry arid landscape it really looks fascinating.

Wilpattu National Park

It is the largest and the oldest National Park in Sri Lanka. It gained popularity due to the high prevalence of Leopards and is still regarded as one of the best places to go to spot a leopard in its natural habitat.

Kuttam Pokuna

These twin ponds are amongst the fetching works of the Anuradhapura period.


It is believed by Sri Lankans to be the site of a meeting between the Buddhist monk Mahinda and King Devanampiyatissa which inaugurated the presence of Buddhism in Sri Lanka