A small introduction about the city
Sigiriya is a small ancient village about 10 miles off Dambulla in the cultural triangle. It is located in the Matale District of the Central Province of Sri Lanka. There are lots of valuable landmarks and quiet places to stay on your holiday. As a more famous Sigiriya, it is renowned in the world. Therefore, it has been the biggest attraction in Sri Lanka. And also, it is one of the UNESCO world heritage sites. Don’t miss to see this great place. Get feel Sri Lankan golden memory with travel Sri Lanka. So, ready to travel throughout this ancient village.
How to arrival from Colombo
The best option is to reach by train. Although there is not a direct train to reach. Don’t worry. You can go to Habarana Railway Station from Colombo Railway Station. Get down at Habarana and then take a tuk-tuk to reach.
How to arrival from Katunayake AirPort
If coming from Katunayake AirPort you can reach on the Katunayake Expressway. Its travel time will be about 3 hours, covering 145km. When coming from Colombo Fort you can take either Anuradhapura bus or Kaduruwela bus. A number of the Anuradhapura bus is 15 and the number of Kaduruwela buses is 48. If you like driving you take a rental vehicle. Then you can visit beautiful places while traveling to the place.
Things to do and place to visit
If you love to find Sri Lankan history this ancient village is a super spot. There are most archeological ruins. When walking thought fortress you can see various gardens such as Water Garden. And also excellent historical places are found in here.
They build in the 5th century. Actually they are amazing structures. Would you like to get a challenge in travel Sri Lanka?? You can get it. So, climb on top of Rocks. One rock is Lion Rock and another rock is Pidurangala. At the top of Lion Rock, you can see the most beautiful scenery. But, I have just a little something to say to you. You have known what about the disturb of Monkeys and Bees. Be careful of them. They will do crazy things.
When climbing on Pidurangala Rock you can see the mesmerizing appearance of Lion Rock. It is a superb spot to take photos. Because of its view is amazing. Don’t miss to ride a hot air balloon. When ride you can see the most beautiful plains, unique places. As well as take a safari to explore National Park of the Cultural Triangle. Then you can bird watch. Enjoy this fascinating experience with your travel Sri Lanka. Here nightlife is normal. But you can taste Sri Lankan food with spicy curries and rice in restaurants.
Let me tell briefly about Sigiriya
In travel Sri Lanka it will give nice feelings for your life. Therefore you must visit these places when travel here. There are Lion Rock, Pidurangala Rock, Pidurangala Viharaya, Archeological Museum, Minneriya National Park and Cobra Hood Cave. Hurry up, friends!! Get nice experience when travels here with travel Sri Lanka. Sigiriya is waiting for you.