Monaragala is a district in Uva Province of Sri Lanka. It is the 2nd largest of the 25 districts of Sri Lanka, with an area of 5,636 km².

Monaragala will probably be your first stop in the East. A bustling place with a huge Sunday market, it’s a good introduction to the region. The town nestles beneath Peacock Rock, a round-topped forest-covered mountain.


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Maligawila Buddha Statue

Must visit place if you are travelling in this area. Built in 7th Century by King Aggabodhi includes the limestone buddha status and the bodhisathva statue. The temple garden is a wide open space