Sri Lanka’s Stunning Ancient Architectural Masterpiece Awaits!
The ancient rock fortress and citadel of Sigiriya, dating back to the 5th century BC, is probably the country’s most iconic and recognizable landmark. It’s a splendid testament to the engineering skill and architectural prowess of ancient Sri Lankan craftsmen, making it a point of pride for the people of the country.
You would probably need an entire day to cover the entire expanse of the Sigiriya rock and its surroundings, as there is much to see. Stay a few extra days in the city in order to experience much more in terms of history, culture, nature and adventure.
❂ Don't Miss
- Rich Culture & History
- Majestic Sri Lankan Elephants
- Hot Air Balloon Rides
- Read about King Kashyapa and the history of Sigiriya before you visit.
- Visit Sigiriya earlier in the day to avoid the scorching afternoon son and large crowds.
- Cover your shoulders and legs when visiting religious sites.