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Ginikatuwewa Destination Guide

Delve into Ginikatuwewa in Sri Lanka!

Ginikatuwewa in the region of North Central is located in Sri Lanka - some 115 mi (or 185 km) North-East of Colombo, the country's capital.

Interactive map of Ginikatuwewa

Current time in Ginikatuwewa is now 12:07 PM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Colombo" with an UTC offset of 5.5 hours. Depending on your travel modalities, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Wlalhamalewa, Wilewewa, Weliwewa, Welikikilgewewa, Welankulama or Kongaswewa. While being here, make sure to check out Weragla, Walakkadawala, Talgehewa, Seeppukulama, Sangilikanadarawa and Kapirigama as well. We discovered some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

26°C / 79 °F Moderate rain
Morning Temperature 22°C / 72 °F
Evening Temperature 27°C / 81 °F
Night Temperature 24°C / 75 °F
Chance of rainfall 3%
Air Humidity 100%
Air Pressure 1013.9 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 5 km/h (3 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Few clouds, covering 12% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Thursday, 22nd of November 2018
Heavy intensity rain, light breeze, scattered clouds.
Heavy intensity rain Day: 29°C (85 °F)
Night: 23°C (74 °F)
Friday, 23rd of November 2018
Heavy intensity rain, calm, few clouds.
Heavy intensity rain Day: 28°C (82 °F)
Night: 24°C (74 °F)
Saturday, 24th of November 2018
Moderate rain, light breeze, scattered clouds.
Moderate rain Day: 28°C (83 °F)
Night: 24°C (76 °F)

Videos

Sri Lanka (12/2009) - Anuradhapura

02:11 min ( May 23, 2010 by thevideosarehere)
Views: 2,906 - Rating: 5/5

Anuradhapura, ( in Sinhala, in Tamil), is one of the ancient capitals of Sri Lanka, famous for its well-preserved ruins of ancient Lankan civilization. The city, now a UNESCO World Heritage Site, lie...

The Royal Lotus Hotel Giritale Polonna...

02:06 min ( December 15, 2008 by TheRoyalLotus)
Views: 2,914 - Rating: 5/5

Nestled on the banks of the Giritale Reservoir in the Historic City of Polonnaruwa, the Royal Lotus Hotel gives you modern living in a tropical setting. Explore the ancient Kingdoms of Sri Lanka, Safa...


Dj Jhun Himeno

10:01 min ( September 23, 2009 by sodjs)
Views: 1,659 - Rating: 5/5

Dj Jhun Himeno started spinning at the age of 15 in Manila where he spent almost half of his life. He soon then began to discover his great passion for Dee-jaying and decided to explore more of it. He...

Cobra Dancing

01:24 min ( July 10, 2008 by Neil Ranawake)
Views: 56,392 - Rating: 4.08571/5

Cobra dancing in Sri Lanka


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Interesting facts about this location

A20 highway (Sri Lanka)

The A 20 road is an A-Grade trunk road in Sri Lanka. It connects Anuradhapura with Rambewa.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 8.45, 80.53 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Highways in Sri Lanka

Mihintale

Mihintale is a mountain peak near Anuradhapura in Sri Lanka. It is believed by Sri Lankans to be the site of a meeting between the Buddhist monk Mahinda and King Devanampiyatissa which inaugurated the presence of Buddhism in Sri Lanka. It is now a pilgrimage site, and the site of several religious monuments and abandoned structures.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 8.45, 80.53 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 mi away.
Tags:Archaeological sites in Sri Lanka, Religion in Sri Lanka

North Central Province, Sri Lanka

North Central Province (Sinhala: උතුරු මැද පළාත Uturumeda Palata, Tamil: வட மத்திய மாகாணம் Wada Maththiya Maakaanam) is a province of Sri Lanka. Its capital is Anuradhapura. The province is not densely populated with a weak economy, as the land tends to be dry tropical woodlands.

More reading: North Central Province, Sri Lanka homepage
Located at 8.45, 80.53 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 8 mi away.
Tags:Kingdom of Kandy, North Central Province, Sri Lanka, Provinces of Sri Lanka

Medawachchiya

Medawachchiya is a town in the Anuradhapura District, North Central Province of Sri Lanka. Situated 27km from Anuradhapura, on the A9 Jaffna - Kandy main road, it is 229km from the capital Colombo. Medawachchiya is also the point from which the A14 main road to mannar and Talaimannar starts. It is also a main railway station and a railway junction of the Colombo - Jaffna - Kankasanturai railway line of the Sri Lanka Government Railway.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 8.45, 80.53 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 9 mi away.
Tags:Anuradhapura District, Populated places in North Central Province, Sri Lanka

Jetavanaramaya

The Jetavanaramaya is a stupa, located in the ruins of Jetavana Monastery in the sacred world heritage city of Anuradhapura, Sri Lanka. King Mahasena (273-301 AD) initiated the construction of the stupa following the destruction of Mahavihara. His son Maghavanna I completed the construction of the stupa. A part of a sash or belt tied by the Buddha is believed to be the relic that is enshrined here.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 8.45, 80.53 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 11 mi away.
Tags:Anuradhapura, Archaeological sites in Sri Lanka, Buddhism in Sri Lanka, Buddhist temples in Sri Lanka, History of Sri Lanka, Stupas, Stupas in Anuradhapura, Stupas in Sri Lanka