Author: Dilan Indika

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Yala National Park

Yala National Park (also known as Ruhuna National Park) is located in the south eastern region of Sri Lanka and extends over two provinces of Hambantota district of southern province and Monaragala district in Uva province. The entrance to the park is at Palatupana, 12km from Kirinda. The distance from Colombo to the entry point of Palatupana is 305 km. The gateway to Yala National Park is…
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Sri Lanka for the first time records birth of twin elephant calves

COLOMBO: Sri Lanka for the first time has recorded the birth of twin elephant calves in the country’s Minneriya National Park, a senior official said on Wednesday According to various research papers, elephants are less than one per cent likely to give birth to twins. It’s even less likely both calves survive into adulthood. “For the…
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Jaffna Fort

Jaffna in contemporary Sri Lanka could be surmised as the epitome of the Hindu-Tamil culture in Sri Lanka. However from the archaeological evidence available it could be confirmed that in the ancient times Buddhist culture had spread to the north as well as to other places of Sri Lanka. With the fall of the Polonnaruwa…
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Galle Fort

Galle Fort in Sri Lanka: A UNESCO World Heritage Site The Galle Fort, or Dutch Fort as it is also known, is a fortification first built by the Portugese on the Southwestern coast of Sri Lanka. The initial fortifications, which were built in the late 16th century, were quite basic. However the fort underwent extensive…
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Anuradhapura

The ruins of Anuradhapura are one of South Asia’s most evocative sights. The sprawling complex contains a rich collection of archaeological and architectural wonders: enormous dagobas (brick stupas), ancient pools and crumbling temples, built during Anuradhapura’s thousand years of rule over Sri Lanka. Today, several of the sites remain in use as holy places and…
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The Temple of Tooth Kandy Sri Lanka

The Temple of Tooth at kandy is the final location of the sacred tooth of the lord Buddha which was brought to srilanka during the reign of king “keerthi sri Megawarna” by prince “Dantha” and Princess “Hemamala” from the kindom of kalingu India. It became the palladium of srilankan kings and was preciously guarded in…
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Sigiriya Sri Lanka

Since the 3th century BC Sigiriya was used as a monastery and after eight centuries it was turned into a royal palace. The construction and early history of the palace and fortress of Sigiriya is connected with several tragic events in the relationship of two royal brothers – Kasyapa and Moggallana. King Kasyapa (477-495 AD)…
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NINE ARCH BRIDGE IN DEMODARA, ELLA

The Nine Arch Bridge in Ella is on the Demodara loop and spans 91 meters at a height of 24m. The beautiful nine arches make it a very picturesque spot especially as it is located in a dense jungle and agricultural setting. Behind the railway, a forest is booming and below, tea leaves are being cultivated.

庞特 – 纽法中心 ARCHES » 德拉莫拉

埃拉的九拱桥位于德莫拉环路上,全长91米,高度为24米。美丽的九拱门使其成为一个风景如画的地方,特别是因为它位于茂密的丛林和农业环境。在铁路的后面,一片森林正在蓬勃发展,下面,茶叶正在栽培。

Elfant safari near Sigiria – center Sri Lanka

Sigiria is a great place to see elefants. You can see them in the road and sometimes close to you, in your guesthouse at night ! But usually you will see elephants in one of the two national parks close to the town. These are two ideal places to see elefants in Sri Lanka. I…
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