The ancient city of Polonnaruwa in Sri Lanka boasts a rich cultural and historical heritage and offers hours of exploration and adventure. A UNESCO World Heritage Site, this archaeologically significant area stands near the magnificent manmade lake, the Parakrama Samudra. The island’s capital from 11 to 13 A.D, Polonnaruwa is where one can visit such famous sites as Rankot Vehera which is the city’s largest dagoba, the Gal Vihare that is home to massive and stunning rock sculptures of Lord Buddha and the Royal Palace and Council Chambers. Those planning a Sri Lanka travel adventure and looking to explore the island can choose one of the tours on offer by Jetwing Travels. These unique Sri Lanka tours take you to some of the island’s most well known landmarks including the historic city of Polonnaruwa.