Cycle through 2000 years of sacred history and culture: Anuradhapura

3 Hours

Pedal through the Cultural Triangle City of Anuradhapura, and explore 2000 year-old ruins of royal palaces and monasteries, ancient gardens, and esoteric relics.

Why should you book this trip?

  • Cycling allows you to cover more ground than walking, so you can see more of the historical sites in a shorter amount of time
  • We ride along some of the largest structures of their times, mesmerized by the wonders of ancient engineering excellence.
  • Discover intricately carved royal pools, remnants of palaces and monasteries.
  • As you cycle through the city, you will see local villages, rice paddies, and other rural landscapes. You can experience the local way of life and gain insight into the daily routines and customs of the people who live in this area.
  • You will have an experienced guide who can provide insight and historical context for the sites you visit. This can help you gain a deeper appreciation for the history and culture of the area.


Starting at 6:30 a.m. in the morning, gives us a good start before the heat of the day sets in, in this dry zone area. One of the earliest capital cities, in ancient Lanka, Anuradhapura has numerous monuments, relics and remnants to explore.
The route will take you through the Atamasthana or eighteen sacred places of the ancient city. Ride alongside some of the largest structures of their times such as the: Isurumuniya, Kuttam pokuna, Ranmasu uyana, Rathna prasadaya, Gedi ge, Ath Pokuna and many more other archeological excavation sites. Constructed over 2000 years ago, there is so much architectural and construction detail, to astound you by the knowledge of those times. Covering over 40sq kilometres, the kingdoms of this era created planned cities, complete with: royal palaces, temples, monasteries, gardens and even magnificent stone cut swimming pools. The preserved ruins you will see on the Anuradhapura Cycle Tour, speak of a remarkable historical period of Sri Lanka.

Our Services Include:

  • High quality, well-maintained mountain bikes with helmets
  • Entry Permits to the Monuments and temples
  • A knowledgeable and experienced cycling guide
  • Snacks and refreshments during the trails
  • Bottled WaterFirst aid and emergency backup at any time
  • All applicable government taxes

Our Services do not include;

  • Transportation to the meeting point
  • Any additional beverage or food
  • Tips to the staff
  • Any personal effects not mentioned in this description
  • Any other expenses not mentioned in the “Included in the price” section

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Cycle through 2000 years of sacred history and culture: Anuradhapura
From $85
/ Adult - Single Person(SOLO)
From $85
/ Adult - 2 Persons
From $85
/ Adult - 3 Persons
From $85
/ Adult - 4 Persons
From $80
/ Adult - 5 or More people
  • SLDT/2405/CY11
  • 2 - 3 Hours
  • 6:30 AM
  • Near Jetawana Temple
  • 24 hours
  • Throughout the Year


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