"Sigiriya - The Lion Rocks" Top 5 Page for this destination Sigiriya by stevezero
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Sigiriya was one of the stops on our tour of Sri Lanka,
The Lion rock rises some 370 and dominates the surrounding landscape.
The ruins are of the ancient capital built by King Kassapa I (477–95)
You can climb to the top of the Lions Rock (guides available) for great views and glimpses of this now Unesco designated site,
- Pros:Great history and views
- In a nutshell:If in Sri Lanka then don't miss it!
A good standard hotel with fine views of Lion Rock. Nice and relaxing after the arduous climb of the rock. 120... more travel advice
After an arduous climb, you are rewarded with the ruins at the summit and the magnificent views over the nearby... more travel advice
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