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Cultural Triangle

 

Twin Ponds

Twin Ponds

Sri Lanka’s richest archaeological heritage sites which remind the great civilization of 2500 year old are in the cultural triangle. It is situated in the center of the island covering the world heritage sacred cities such as Anuradhapura, ancient city of Plonnaruwa and Sigiriya. These sites are treated with high universal values which are visited by local travelers and tourists from all around the world.

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aukana_stature_newSacred City of Anuradhapura

Anuradhapura was once a very wealthy monastic city which created a unique culture and a great civilization. British explores discovered this lost city in 19th century. May years of excavation until today has restored most of the ancient cites and access to them.

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royal_palace_polonnaruwaPolonnaruwa

Polonnaruwa is located 216 km from Colombo and it was the capital of Sri Lanka from 1017 A.D to 1235 A.D.

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sigiriya_150The Citadel Of Sigiriya

Sigiriya is a magnificent archeological site locates in central Sri Lanka built by King Kasyapa in 477 ~ 495 AD and it’s a popular tourist destinations in Sri Lanka.

Visible for miles in all directions 600 feet rock stands high above the surrounding plain with magnificent complex gardens, pools and fountains.

Path through the gardens along Stone stairways come to the Lon Gate which is now degenerate to massive pair of brick paws. Only the paws remain from the huge head of a lion.

Half way up to the rock along the iron staircase is the mirror wall and its frescoes beautifully drawn Maidens still seen today. Theses paintings would have covered most of the western face of the rock. However many more have been wiped out.

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