King Kashyapa built his rock fortress in the 5th century so as to have a bird’s eye view of approaching enemies. Today, from its summit it is birds and wildlife the intrepid visitor sees. Surrounded on all sides by vast man-made water tanks, Sigiriya is rich in interesting species. From the Asian elephant to a local race of the peregrine falcon, this site never fails to surprise and enchant.
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