Anuradhapura, one of well-known ancient capitals of Sri Lanka lies 205 km (127 mi) north of the current capital of Colombo in the North Central Province, on the banks of the historic Malvathu River.
The city of Kandy stands with all its glory as the home of the Temple of the Tooth Relic and as the second largest city of Sri Lanka.
Dambulla is a town situated in the north of Matale District, Central Province of Sri Lanka. It is the second largest population centre in district.
Poḷonnaruwa is the main town of Polonnaruwa District in North Central Province, Sri Lanka. Kaduruwela area is the Polonnaruwa New Town and the other part of Polonnaruwa remains as the royal ancient city of the Kingdom of Polonnaruwa.