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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Don’t forget to visit Ranmasu uyana and Thissa week. Ample parking and picturesque view. Museum has very old rock carvings.

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank dileepaMadu
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Isurumuniya is a Buddhist temple situated near to the Tissa Wewa in Anuradhapura, The temple was built by King Devanampiya Tissa (307 BC to 267 BC) who ruled in the ancient Sri Lankan capital of Anuradhapura. This temple is famous for its stone carving of...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed 18 July 2019 via mobile

That is a very beautiful temple at the anuradhapyra ancient city with small hill top with vey beautiful nature friendly place for all.

Date of experience: July 2019
1  Thank sherry_dissa
Reviewed 26 May 2019

The start must ideally be from the lake bund . take the stroll the first thing in the morning for best effect. As the rising sun strikes the waters ,making each ripple splashing diamonds,take the walk down to the temple. the first visit should be...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank kelum
Reviewed 24 May 2019

A temple that doesn't experience high volumes of tourists, this site is worth the visit. The on-site museum features numerous sculptures that originate from the temple. The most noteworthy are the 'lovers' and the 'kings family'. Beside the museum is a rock-cut shrine room featuring...More

Date of experience: May 2019
1  Thank Let's See A
Reviewed 2 May 2019

This temple has an unusual design. It is small but interesting. Do visit the adjacent Royal Park area. One of the highlights of Anuradhapura.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank 301lisa33
Reviewed 13 April 2019

Isurumuniya is different to the other temples in Anuradhapura and is well worth a visit. The admission fee is much lower too, although the staff were much more strict in enforcing dress codes than the main temples and asked my husband to cover his shorts...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank H75travel
Reviewed 8 April 2019

Isurumuniya is one of the popular places visited by tourists. The Isurumuniya temple was built by Devanampiyatissa (307 - 267 BC)during his rule of Anuradhapura. He was son of King Mutasiva who ruled in 367-307BC, who built the Mahamevnawa Park and grandson of King Pandukabhaya...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank bolkar
Reviewed 13 March 2019 via mobile

My wife and I visited this temple during our recent Birdwatching tour of Sri Lanka. We had previously arranged a guide to show us the temples and stupors. After discarding our shoes at the entrance we commenced our tour, I should say from the outset...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Highland-Birder
Reviewed 22 January 2019

We visited this place at the end of a tour of the ruins of Anuradhapura. The temple isn't part of the ruins, so you have to pay 200LKR to get in, but I'd say it's worth it. It's a pretty small site - you can...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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