Sigiriya (Sri Lanka)

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Notes of this trip


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Sigiriya: Big Buddha in the village, beginning of the hike towards the palace

Sigiriya: jungle squirrel

Sigiriya: Hiking towards the palace

Sigiriya: Hiking towards the palace


Sigiriya: hiking towards the palace

Sigiriya: Hiking towards the palace

Sigiriya: Hiking towards the palace

Sigiriya: hiking through the royal gardens


Sigiriya: Cobra roof cave

Sigiriya: the "trail" up the mountain

Sigiriya: the "trail" up the mountain


Sigiriya: Hiking towards the palace

Sigiriya: Hiking towards the palace

Sigiriya: towards the spiral staircase

Sigiriya: spiral staircase to the cave


Sigiriya: piral staircase

Sigiriya: fresco of the cave

Sigiriya: colossal lion's paw and last flight of stairs

Sigiriya: last flight of stairs


Sigiriya: the palace at the top

Sigiriya: View from the top

Sigiriya: view of the gardens

Sigiriya: monkeys at the top 2


Sigiriya: pond at the top 5

Sigiriya: pond

Sigiriya: pond

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