Girithale Tourism

Giritale is a small city in the Polonnaruwa District of Sri Lanka. The location has tourist attraction due its nature and close link with Polonnaruwa, an ancient capital of Sri Lanka. Giritale has some mid-range and up hotels. It is situated on the main road from Colombo to Polonnaruwa and Batticaloa. Giritale tank (Giritale Wewa) has historical background that connect with king Pandukhabaya's birth (437-367 BC) and other stories. Giritale shares a sanctuary with Minneriya, and it is known as Giritale-Minneriya sanctuary.


A place in Sri Lanka, Girithale is an interesting place to visit, given its unique culture, history and character. When planning a trip to Girithale, make sure you visit its near-by prime city of Kandy. Take a short trip from Girithale and set some time aside to explore the Kandy. Dotted with places like Temple Of Sacred Tooth Relic Or Sri Dalada Maligawa, Udawattakelle Sanctury, Kandy Lake; it will definitely be a good idea. Popular vacation packages of Girithale are of 1-2 days.

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