Cultural Triangle & Religious Sites Sri Lanka

Mihintale Sri Lanka

Eight miles east of Anuradhapura, close to the Anuradhapura – Trincomalee Road is situated the “Missaka Pabbata” which is 1,000 feet (300 m) in height and is one of the peaks of a mountainous range. Geographically, the mountain range consists …
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Ritigala

Ritigala, truly an eco travel enthusiast’s paradise lies 157Km’s away from the bustling city of Colombo and it is situated between 2 of the most important ancient cities of Sri Lanka, Anuradhapura and Pollonnaruwa which are only 43Km’s and 49Km’s …
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Anuradhapura Sri Lanka

A UNESCO world heritage site and one of the oldest continuously inhabited cities of the world, Anuradhapura, founded in 380 BC by Prince Pandukabhaya according to the great historical chronicle “Mahawamsa”, testify in a unique and specific way to the …
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Polonnaruwa Sri Lanka

Another UNESCO world heritage site, according to the chronicles of the 12th century, a prince of great metal and physical vigour hailing from the Rohana (Southern part of Sri Lanka) forced his way to the throne of Sri Lanka as …
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Sigiriya Rock Fortress

King Kassapa (477-495 A.D) who shifted the Capital from Anuradhapura to Sigiriya made a fortress to surround his palace, which was constructed on the summit of a 500ft high rock, with necessary facilities. The Palace was surrounded by an outer-moat …
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Dambulla Cave Temple

92 miles from Colombo. Dambulla is famous for the five cave Temples on a rock. The first 03 caves are better, older and larger than the other two. Some caves dates to 1st C.B.C. All the 5 cave walls and …
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Kandy

72 Miles from Colombo. Nestled in the mountains 1600ft above sea level is Kandy the living cultural centre of the country. It was the last stronghold of the Sinhalese Kings until it was finally ceded to the British by agreement …
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