Sigiriya - සීගිරිය
Sigiriya: Embark on a climb of the island’s most iconic sights; Sigiriya Rock Fortress. Considered the ‘8th wonder of the world’, Sigiriya was built in the 5th century AD by the island’s then ruler King Kasyappa. It boasts world famous frescoes painted on sheer rock face, gardens. The climb is an easy one, and takes approximately 45 minutes.
Fact: Built by King Kasyapa between 477 - 495 AD, the site is one of seven World Heritage Sites in Sri Lanka.