Ruwanwelisaya

ruwanwelisaya anuradhapuraRuwanwelisaya, a popular tourist attraction, is a magnificent Stupa that is one of the world’s tallest monuments, with a height of 92 m and circumference of 292 m. Ruwanwelisaya dagoba of Anuradhapura is believed to have the perfect water bubble shape.

The compound of Ruwanwelisaya is supported by stone elephants, and the surrounding wall is decorated with 1,900 figures of elephants – 475 on each side. There are many statues in the courtyard of Ruwanwelisaya including a life-size statue that is considered to be that of king Dutugemunu.

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