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Polonnaruwa is the main town in Polonnaruwa district in North Central Province,Sri Lanka.Polonnaruwa is the second most ancient Kingdom of Sri Lanka.Polonnaruwa was first declared the capital city by King Vijayabahu,Who defeated Chola Invaders in 1070 and reunited the country under a local leader.The ancient city of Polonnaruwa is declared as World Heritage Site.The Polonnaruwa had its golden age under the king Parakramabahu.Trade and agricultural flourished under the patronage of the king who was adamant that no drop of water falling from havens was to be wasted and each was to be used towards the development of the land. The irrigational system are far superior to those of the Anuradhapura age.

At Polonnaruwa you can witness ancient stupas, shrines, palaces, buildings, monasteries, tanks and parks, each one narrating its own story of a glorious past. Polonnaruwa is one of best places to witness primates in their natural habitat.