Polonnaruwa: Terrace of the Tooth Relic

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The ancient Singhalese kings housed and venerated the Buddha's Tooth, the symbol of their power, in the quadrangle formed by the terrace of the Tooth Relic. The ruins of an amazingly dense complex are assembled within this area of the walled city of Polonnaruwa north of theCitadel.

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Polonnaruwa Citadel
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The Citadel - itself enclosed inside the
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Polonnaruwa: Rock Temple (Gal Vihara)
Polonnaruwa: Rock Temple (Gal Vihara)
Gal Vihara, a temple outside the walls
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The remains of the Alahena Pirivena, a
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Polonnaruwa: Rock Temple (Gal Vihara)
Polonnaruwa: Rock Temple (Gal Vihara)
Gal Vihara, a temple outside the walls
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Polonnaruwa: Crematory Monastery
Polonnaruwa: Crematory Monastery
The remains of the Alahena Pirivena, a
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Polonnaruwa Archaeological Museum
Polonnaruwa Archaeological Museum
Although there's nothing like on site
120 minutes
See all