Jaffna is a city in the north end of the island. Being a peninsula separated from the main land together with the dry whether has resulted in culture and lifestyle unique to the people.
Sigiriya is a huge rock formation isolated in the flat lands of North Central plains. The formation was identified for its obvious strategic advantage by our ancient rulers that the area bares clear evidence of once being a castle or a fortress in some time of history.
Dambulla Cave Temple is a brilliant example of ancient architects integrating natural formations into important and long-lasting structures. The cave walls are covered in artworks.
Anuradhapura is recognized as the first ancient capitol of Sri Lanka according to Buddhist literature. Even though evidence exists to indicate that natives already had an advanced civilization established, the Buddhist literature only accounts for the events since the establishment of Anuradhapura Capitol.