Demala Maha Seya

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  • Address: Polonnaruwa, Sri Lanka
  • Phone: +94-272222222
  • Tags: Religious Site, Family And Kids

Demala Maha Seya is an enormous uncompleted Stupa located in Polonnaruwa.It is called ‘Demala’ as it has two levels. The construction was started by king Parakramabahu between 1153 and 1186. It was planned in such a way that it would be the largest Stupa in the world. However it was never completed and later a smaller stupa was built on it. Because of this and the fact that the road leading to this place is in a state of disrepair, not many tourists visit this place. Most of the Stupa is covered with trees and shrubs. Visit this place to explore the architecture of the last millennium.

Important attractions of the city include Somawathiya Stupa and Gal Vihara. You can also discover other things to do in Polonnaruwa on TripHobo.

Most of the Polonnaruwa tours skip a visit to this place, but you can create your customized plan if you wish to visit Demala Maha Seya.

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How to Reach Demala Maha Seya

  • By taxi

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  • Demala Maha Seya Address: Polonnaruwa, Sri Lanka
  • Demala Maha Seya Contact Number: +94-272222222
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  • 61.71% of people who visit Polonnaruwa include Demala Maha Seya in their plan

  • 36.36% of people start their Demala Maha Seya visit around 12 PM - 1 PM

  • People usually take around 30 Minutes to see Demala Maha Seya

Tuesday, Friday and Sunday

93.33% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Demala Maha Seya

People normally club together Lankatilaka Vihara and Lotus Pond while planning their visit to Demala Maha Seya.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

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