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Polhena Beach

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  Polhena beach is one of the famous and beautiful beaches in Sri Lanka. This place is very popular among native sri Lankan tourists short Span of beach with a coral reef which can explore even walking through the water. Very Important place for coral reef explorer. Naturally, grown coral reef softens the peak waves so that it is safe to swim in this area throughout the year.

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Matara Star Fort

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  The star shaped fort at Matara is an unusual and a unique structure. Matara fort built by the Dutch around 1640 is a fortification of a Portuguese garrison. The old Dutch church is an interesting and one of the oldest structures in the Fort. There are many other structures in the Dutch and the British era most of which have undergone many changes. The star fort built in a shape of a star has been ...
 

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Wewurukannala Temple

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  15 miles east of Matara is the town of Dikwella, where there is one of the most extraordinary Buddhist temples in Sri Lanka. The Wewurukannala Vihara temple is dominated by an image of a seated Buddha. It is 160ft high, the largest statue in all of Sri Lanka and dates back to the time of King Rajadhi (1782 - 1798). The temple has three parts, the oldest being about 250 years old; however this is o ...
 

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Weherahena Temple

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  Weherahena Buddhist Temple is a cultural attraction near Matara. During the 17th century the local people had built an underground temple, where they prayed secretly. They kept it hidden from the Portuguese rulers due to the fear of destruction. The present temple was built in the 1990s. It's main pull is the 39 meters high Buddha statue, which sits in the samadhi or squatting position in front of ...
 

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Matara Chapter House

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  This is another beautiful place situated in the middle of Matara town. The Chapter House was built in a little island on the sea few meters away from the beach. There is a bridge to travel in to the island. It will make a fantastic scene from the top of Chapter house of Matara town.
 

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Dondra Light House

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  Entering the Dondra Lighthouse premises is like approaching a pristine monastery. Coconut trees, Bougainvillea flowers and cooling grass surround the lighthouse area, as does the fresh breeze freely offered by the Indian Ocean. Stones painted in White line the path to the lighthouse and the keeper's quarters. The lighthouse compound would have been unbearably hot if not for the dedicated work done ...
 

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Devinuwara Upulwan Devalaya

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  Devinuwara Upulwan devalaya is situated in south of sri lanka close to matara city. The annual feature of the devala is the esala perahera. The procession begins of the stone doorway which comprise the Makara Thorana and proceed along Hadagala main road,Sinhasana road,Ampitiya road,light house road,passing kiralawella junction through Tangall road back to Hadagala and return to the devala. People ...
 

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Blow hole or Hummanaya

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  The Kudawella Blow Hole, a site that is breathtakingly mysterious. Volumes of sea water whistle through a natural fine hole from beneath a massive rock in the sea. Located on a rock about 40 ft above sea level, this magnificent site was first discovered after a close scrutiny of photographs taken from the sea. At the site, rough and high waves push water into the triangular based rock bottom, a ...
 

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Madunagala hot water springs

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  Madunagala Hot Springs is a wonderful creation of nature in all its natural beauty. Historically, these hot springs flowed into a natural water hole which has become the most attracted tourist destination in the island of the southern province. This is monitored and controlled by the Southern Province Tourism Board. Changing rooms, western toilets and small shops with snacks and beverages are clos ...
 

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Kalametiya Birds Sanctuary

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  Situated just a short distance off the coastal road on the south coast of the island between Tangalle and Hambantota. The gorgeous Indian Ocean and rich lagoons and mangrove swamps characterize this bird sanctuary. The Kalametiya Bird Sanctuary is an ideal location for undisturbed bird-watching. Interesting birds like the Asian open bill, Eurasian spoonbill, egrets, purple swamp hen, black-winged ...
 

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Ussangoda

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  Ussangoda is a place of natural beauty and a designated archaeological site, situated on the Colombo - Kataragama road near Ambalantota Nonagama Junction in Hambantota District of Sri Lanka. It is also a nature reserve and is located in the southern turtle breeding zones. Ussangoda is a patch of high ground by the sea and spreads over a significant area. But unlike the reset of the land surroundin ...
 

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Yala National Park

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  Yala is among the oldest and best known of Sri Lanka's National Parks. Yala covers about 1297 sqkm or 129,700 ha. And it is the largest agglomeration of protected areas in the country. There is a substantial elephant population along with spotted deer, sambar, wild buffalo, sloth bear, jackal, mongoose, pangolins and crocodiles.
 

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Kataragama

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  Kataragama situated in the southern extremity of Uva, dedicated to God Skanda, venerated by Buddhists and Hindus. It is 228km south of Colombo, the capital of Sri Lanka. Katharagama is famous for the Hindu Shrine (Devale) and Dageba (Buddhist Pagoda - Kirivehera). Lord Buddha and his third and the last visit to Sri Lanka were believed to have met the King Mahasena who ruled over the Katharagama ar ...
 

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