Anuradhapura to Sigiriya

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Before heading to Sigiriya we made our way to Anuradhapura, Founded in 377 BC, the Anuradhapura Kingdom was the first established Kingdom in ancient Sri Lanka and Sinhalese people. Based largely on agriculture the construction of reservoirs and canals it stands as an example of the advanced technical and engineering skills used to create them during that time.

The Sacred City of Anuradhapura

 

 

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