Ruins of a Unnamed Stupa at Verugal (වෙරුගල් නිර්ණාමික ඓතිහාසික ස්තූප නටබුන්)

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Passing Verugal town and travelling towards Batticaloa from Serunuwara, you will come across this ancient stupa on top of a rock. The site lies about 1 km from the Verugal Aru Bridge.

Unfortunately most local government bodies in the North and South with a majority of Tamil and Muslim representation are in the process of wiping out all evidence of lesser-known archaeological sites in these regions before they became widely known.

The above stupa is also currently facing the same fate with the rock on which this stupa sits being now quarried for stone. The pointer on the Google Map below marks the assumed location. Please see the directions above.

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Map of the Ruins of a Unnamed Stupa at Verugal

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The map above also shows other places of interest within a approximately 20 km radius of the current site. Click on any of the markers and the info box to take you to information of these sites

Zoom out the map to see more surrounding locations using the mouse scroll wheel or map controls.

Travelling Directions to the Ruins of an Unnamed Stupa at Verugal

Route from Trincomalee to Ruins of a Unnamed Stupa at Verugal
Through : Kinniya – Mutur – Serunuwara – Verugal
Distance : 60 km
Travel time : 1.30 hours
Driving directions : see on google maps

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