Pasikuda - Polonnaruwa - Sigiriya
After breakfast leave for sightseeing tour in
ancient city Polonnaruwa (11th Century AD),
visit the many sites of archaeological and historical interest in the
Sacred City including the Grate Statue, Quadrangle, Royal Palace,
Gal Viharaya, Kumara and Lotus Ponds, Thiwanka Image House and many more.
And see the one of the country’s biggest water reservoir Parakrama Samudraya.
In the evening climb to the Rock fortress Sigiriya.
Sigiriya (Lion's rock) is an ancient rock fortress and palace built during the
reign of King Kassapa I (AD 477 – 495). Contemporary with the paintings of
Ajantha and Ellora Caves in India, highlights being the Frescoes,
Mirror Wall and the Lion's Paw, and it is one of
the Seven World Heritage Sites of Sri Lanka.
Dinner and overnight stay at hotel in Sigiriya.