Polonnaruwa Ancient City and Minneriya from Kandy


Lakpura Travels (Pvt) Ltd

Polonnaruwa Ancient City and Minneriya from Kandy

Regular price $307.00


  • Visit the ruins of Polonnaruwa Ancient Kingdom
  • Travel easily to the UNESCO-listed site by private air-conditioned car
  • Private jeep safari at Minneriya NP / Kaudulla NP

Tour includes

  • Transport throughout the tour with an air-conditioned vehicle
  • Service of an English-Speaking Chauffer
  • Private Jeep safari at Minneriya NP / Kaudulla NP
  • Entrance Fees to all sites
  • 1 Liter of Bottled Mineral Water Per Person
  • Lunch at a local restaurant
  • Hotel Pick & Drop
  • All Taxes & Service Charges.

Tour excludes

  • Food or Drinks (where not specified)
  • Gratuities (optional).
  • Expenses of Personal Nature.

Additional Note

Comfortable walking shoes and hats recommended for this tour. Drive time may change due to unpredictable road traffic. Photography stops on the way can be arranged but within locations with reasonable parking areas.

Tour overview

Enjoy personalized attention and the ability to travel at your own pace on this private tour of Polonnaruwa and Minneriya from Kandy. With a private guide dedicated to you and your party, you'll get the most out of commentary tailored to your interests. Visit the many architectural and archaeological sites, including Gal Vihara, the Polonnaruwa Vatadage, Sathmahal Prasada, Medirigiriya Vatadage, and the Lankathilaka Image House, among others.

What You Can Expect

Visit the ancient city of Polonnaruwa, which was the second major capital of Sri Lanka. Walk through the ruins of the city that flourished between the 10th to the 13th century AD. View important monuments such as Gal Vihara, Vatadage, the lotus bath, Lankathilaka Temple and the statue of King Parakramabahu whose reign was considered the golden age of Polonnaruwa. Get to know more about Sri Lanka's ancient history.

Next enjoy a safari ride through the Minneriya National Park. Enjoy the sight of over 150 elephants congregating in one place during the famous Great Elephant Gathering, which happens in the dry season between May to October. In addition to elephants, get a chance to also see many mammals, birds, reptiles and amphibians in the scrublands, forests and other areas.

    Cancellation Policy

    Cancellation must be in writing and sent by you/your travel agent who made the booking. Cancellations take effect from the date the written notice is received. No refund in full or in part will be given for unutilized services in the package(s) once you commence using the product or service.

    • Up to 14 days before the Activity-Date – Fixed processing fee of USD 30.00 and the balance will be refunded. In case of a refund to be made via an international bank transfer, all bank fees to be borne by the guest. A refund to the credit card is subject to above processing fee only.
    • Less than 14 days and in case of “No Show” – No Refunds.
    • No refunds will be entertained under whatsoever condition once the guest arrives in Sri Lanka.
    • We reserve the right to cancel your holiday because of unforeseen circumstances.

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