Somawathiya Stupa39 Votes Currently Open
- Address: Polonnaruwa, Sri Lanka
- Phone: +94-272050000
- Tags: Religious Site, Temple, Family And Kids
Nestled in the closeness of nature is the Buddhist temple Somawathiya Stupa. A trip to this temple will fill you with a feeling of calmness. Believers have the opinion that this place is truly blessed. As you stroll around the place, you will find elephants, peacocks, deer and wild birds roaming around. The area is protected with electric fences so you have to be careful. An early morning visit will let you enjoy the marvelous views of the sunrise. Inside the stupa, you will find a relic of the tooth of Buddha. The Buddha pooja and gilanpasa pooja are not to be missed.
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22.29% of people who visit Polonnaruwa include Somawathiya Stupa in their plan
10 AM - 11 AM
35% of people start their Somawathiya Stupa visit around 10 AM - 11 AM
People usually take around 1 Hr to see Somawathiya Stupa
95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Somawathiya Stupa