Things to do in Western Province, Sri Lanka: The Best Monuments & Statues

May 16, 2022 Phylicia Berquist

Discover the best top things to do in Western Province, Sri Lanka including Mahamevnawa Buddhist Monastery Kochchikade, Queen Victoria Statue, Cenotaph War Memorial, Manelwatta Temple, Replica Of Aukana Buddha Statue, Independence Memorial Hall, Pieter Keuneman Memorial Statue, N .M. Perera Statue, Sri Sumanarama Purana Viharaya, Kochi Miris.
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1. Mahamevnawa Buddhist Monastery Kochchikade

Chilaw - Colombo Main Rd, Kochchikade, Negombo 11540 Sri Lanka +94 37 2 244602 [email protected] http://mahamevnawa.lk/mahamevnawa-local-branches/kochchikade/
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Mahamevnawa Buddhist Monastery Kochchikade

Although located close to the tourist attractions of Negombo, this monastery offers a peaceful oasis in the busy outside world. Visitors can learn about important Buddhist pilgrimage sites and speak with a monk in English about Buddhist practice and meditation. There is also a small Buddhist Bookshop.

2. Queen Victoria Statue

75 Green Path, Colombo 00700 Sri Lanka
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4.5 based on 2 reviews

Queen Victoria Statue

3. Cenotaph War Memorial

Viharamahadevi Park, Colombo 00700 Sri Lanka
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4.5 based on 7 reviews

Cenotaph War Memorial

4. Manelwatta Temple

Bollegala, Kelaniya 11160 Sri Lanka
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4.5 based on 2 reviews

Manelwatta Temple

5. Replica Of Aukana Buddha Statue

Bauddhaloka Mawatha, Colombo 00700 Sri Lanka
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Replica Of Aukana Buddha Statue

6. Independence Memorial Hall

Independence Square, Colombo 00700 Sri Lanka http://www.museum.gov.lk/web/index.php?option=com_regionalm&task=regionalmuseum&id=10&Itemid=75&lang=en
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4.0 based on 474 reviews

Independence Memorial Hall

Reviewed By sunilkschauhan

Amazing calm and quiet place to be to understand the history of Sri Lanka along with the Buddha Relic Tooth Temple

7. Pieter Keuneman Memorial Statue

Orabi Pasha Mawatha, Maradana in front of the Elphinstone Theatre, Colombo 01000 Sri Lanka
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Pieter Keuneman Memorial Statue

8. N .M. Perera Statue

Cotta Road, Colombo Sri Lanka
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3.0 based on 8 reviews

N .M. Perera Statue

9. Sri Sumanarama Purana Viharaya

Madapatha Road, Piliyandala 10300 Sri Lanka +94 11 2 706319 [email protected] https://www.facebook.com/sumanadpb/

Sri Sumanarama Purana Viharaya is an ancient buddhist temple which situated in Batakeththara, Piliyandala Sri Lanka. It has over 100 years of history as well as it is the main Buddhist attraction in the area.

10. Kochi Miris

03 Old Quary Road, Mount Lavinia, Mount Lavinia, Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia 10370 Sri Lanka +94 77 236 6477 [email protected]

An Evening stroll through the forgotten streets of Colombo- the commercial capital of the country. Amidst the skyscrapers and upcoming international branded projects, there is still undiscovered parts of Colombo which remain very rich in history. Explore the city's overlooked fort area, hustling markets of Pettah and its bustling streets alongside some of the countries oldest buildings

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