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Jaunt to Pidurangala on Sri Lanka Tours

Home to a number of UNESCO World Heritage Sites – Sri Lanka – is a tropical jewel in the Indian sub-continent. Abundance of exotic wildlife, rare flora and fauna of this island nation are popular among international travellers. 300 more words



A series of terraced gardens became realized when archaeologists began excavating the area on top of the rock fortress. Major Jonathan Forbes of the British army came across the area in 1831 on horseback, by then the summit had long been covered with natural growth. 259 more words



Although many tourists visit Sigiriya they usually tend to neglect Pidurangala- a temple located close to Sigiriya. It is believed this was built in the same era as the Sigiriya by king Kashyapa. 140 more words