Ratnapura.



Ratnapura phone code 045
Ratnapura postal code - ZIP code - 70000

  • Calling method from overseas. 0094 45 xxxxx
  • Ratnapura, no area code for mobile phones.
  • Colombo To Ratnapura 87 Km.
  • Nerarest Airport: BIA Colombo.

Ratnapura is a small town in Sri Lanka that is very popular for gem stones. The town is well known to the world from the ancient time. People can easily find rubies, and sapphires from the soil and rivers. Lot of tourists visit here to learn how the gems are mined, cut, polished and sold. Also this is the point to start your tours to Sinharaja Forest Reserve, Udawalawe National Park, Kitulgala, and to Adam's Peak. There are many Hotles and Guest houses available in this area.

How to buy Gem Stone in Ratnapra?

Visit Saviya Mawatha, 150 M from the clock tower in the centre of Ratnapura. Lot of small dealers shops sellers are available here. Lot of uncut precious and semi precious gems can be seen here. There are lot of jewelery shops too are available here. According to Sri Lanka Law, uncut gem stones can't be exported from here. To check the quality of any Gem stones that you want to buy, you can find many International Gem Laboratories here. They can check and give you certificate on your Gem stone at an affordable price.

Places to visit.

  • Maha Saman Devale, Ratnapura
  • Ratnapura Gemmological Museum
  • National Museum, Ratnapura
  • Gnanasiha Tapowana Vihara
  • Pompakelle Forest Park
  • Katugas Falls
  • Kalthota Doowili Ella Falls
  • Rajanawa Ella
  • Saints Peter and Paul's Cathedral
  • Ratneswaram Sivan Kovil, Ratnapura

Ratnapura Hotels.

  • Rajanawa Resort
  • Hotel Garland
  • Ratnaloka Tour Inns
  • Centauria Hill resort
  • Nectar Mount Resort
  • Sky Camping Lanka
  • Srilanka Institute of Tourism and Hotel Management,Ratnapura
  • Hotel Hilro
  • Hotel Sapthapadhi
  • Serene Villa,
  • Deshanee Reception Hall
  • Garland Caf'e
  • Travellers Halt Hotel
  • White House Holiday Resort
  • Blue Magpie Lodge
  • Sirigangula Holiday Resort
  • Thilini Tour Inn
  • Peak View Holiday Resort
  • Emerald HOTEL

Ratnapura Gem Stones

Ratnapura Gems Video.

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