Believed to have been constructed during the times of King Aggabodhi, the Kuttam Pokuna or ‘Twin Ponds’ is regarded as one of the finest of artistic creations ancient Sri Lanka has seen. A lush green garden separates the ponds which were constructed using granite slabs. Looking for the best of Sri Lanka luxury hotels to stay at? Then Uga Escapes which is amongst the leading Sri Lanka boutique hotels in the area will offer you serene surroundings to indulge in.
The ponds which were once used by monks are adorned with beautiful scroll designs and pots along each of its flight of steps. Visitors to the area will learn of the numerous underground pipelines that filtered out the water before sending it out to the ponds. The complex is made complete with a magnificent wall that surrounds this enchanting attraction.
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