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Anuradhapura Attractions

It's no wonder so many vacationers return to Anuradhapura each year. This appealing city is brimming with things to do. Whether you enjoy exploring the local sights or having a go at more exhilarating activities, you'll never be bored here.

If you're ready to hit the streets of Anuradhapura, sign up for a few of the top tours & day trips on offer, and let an expert show you some of the most popular sites. Offering free cancellations and no added fees, our top 16 fun activities in Anuradhapura are also worth a look.

Things to Do in Anuradhapura with Kids

You'll find plenty of fun things to do with your kids in and near Anuradhapura. Keep the gang happy with our family friendly experiences.

Free Things to Do in Anuradhapura

Sightseeing on a budget in Anuradhapura? Spend time, not money, on awesome experiences.

Abhayagiri Dagoba - Spend a moment in prayer or meditation at this tranquil holy site.

Explore The Neighborhoods of Anuradhapura


While Wijayapura might not have many sights to explore, venturing just a little farther will lead you to top things to see and do like Sri Maha Bodhi and Anuradhapura Archaeological Museum.

Frequently Asked Questions

What to do in Anuradhapura on a sunny day?

You won't want to be lazing around in the hotel when you could be outdoors having a blast on a Sacred City of Anuradhapura Private Tour from Habarana.

What should I not miss in Anuradhapura?

Consider heading directly toward Thuparamaya and Ruwanwelisaya, two major sights that attract visitors from far and wide.

What can you do in Anuradhapura for free?

Give your credit card a well-earned rest and explore Abhayagiri Dagoba and Samadhi Buddha.