Surrounded by seven massive rocks Kurunegala is one of the important towns of Sri Lanka. It is a hub for tourists who travel to Dambulla, Sigiriya, Anuradhapura etc. The city has a lot to offer with two amazing fortresses and ancient temples.
Kurunegala was the ruling city of the great King Parakramabahu before he re-unite the island by defeating the Cola invaders. Four hundred year later Kurunegala became an important area as King Vijayabahu transferred the kingdom from Polonnaruwa to Dambadeniya.