Distance from Anuradhapura – 9.4 km (19 minutes)
Biso Maligaya is situated at the Abhayagiri in Anuradhapura. “Biso Malihaya” translates to “Queen’s Palace” and is called so for no particular reason. It is also known as “Pancavasa” and is most popular because of the intricately carved moonstone located at this site. It is renowned as the best and most well-preserved moonstone of the Anuradhapura era.
Getting to Biso Maligaya
From Anuradhapura travel along the Puttalam – Anuradhapura – Trincomalee Highway, Thuparama Mawatha and Anula Mawatha and turn onto Watawanda Road to reach the Biso Maligaya in Anuradhapura.