One of the ancient royal capitals of Sri Lanka which is Kurunegala serves as a welcome escape away from the surf and the sand and provides visitors with valuable places to visit and explore. Offering the most sought after of experience of air taxi Sri Lanka to discerning holidaymakers, Cinnamon Air with its fleet of luxurious Sri Lanka sea planes will transport you to the heart of this charismatic city.
The town which is found in the north central province of the country is steeped in history and rich tales that would take you back to the times of the Sinhalese kings who once ruled here. The elephant rock which is one the most eye-catching of attractions in the city proudly projects a 27 metre tall Buddha statuette that must be visited if in the area. Supplying much needed water to the city, the Kurunegala Lake which is a man-made lake built by the rulers of yesteryear is another place worth exploring. However the famous clock tower built in 1922 which was later dedicated to those who laid down their lives during the 1st and 2nd World Wars comes across as an iconic figure that represents the grandeur of this magnificent and proud city.
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