Sigiriya, situated in the Central Province of Sri Lanka, is popular for its main attraction being the Sigiriya Rock which is one the of the eight world wonders of the world. It is also a UNESCO World Heritage Site and is a place with great historical and archaeological importance.
Apart from the Sigiriya Rock there are many more places of importance to visit in and around Sigiriya town. Some of the popular attractions found in the area include the Pidurangala Rock, Cobra Hood Cave, Dambulla Rock Temple, Rangiri Dambulla International Cricket Stadium, Minneriya National Park etc.
Sigiriya is also located on the route to popular cities in the Central Province of Sri Lanka such as Habarana, Anuradhapura and Polonnaruwa.
The Sigiriya Rock is the main reason people visit this town and it is an attraction not to miss when travelling in Sri Lanka.