After breakfast climb Sigiriya Rock Fortress. Sigiriya – the 5th Century Sigiriya Rock Fortress which is a world heritage site, built by King Kashyapa (477-495 AD). The ‘Lion Rock’ is a citadel of unusual beauty rising 200 metres from the scrub jungle. The rock was the innermost stronghold of the 70 hectare fortified town. A Moat, Rampart, and extensive Gardens including the renowned Water Gardens ring the base of the Rock.
Visit the world-renowned Frescoes of the ‘Heavenly Maidens’ of Sigiriya, which are in a sheltered pocket of the Rock approached by a Spiral Stairway. These Frescoes are painted in earth pigments on plaster
Thereafter visit a local village by local boat, bullock cart and Tuk Tuk. Start the journey and get in to a local boat to cross a man-made lake in the area.
Also you could have an unforgetable experience during your Bullock cart ride before you cross the Village Farm
You could support local farmers to watering their cultivation during your journey across the Local Farm .
In the afternoon visit Minneriya National Park. (Approx. Travel time 30 min). Minneriya National Park is an ideal eco-tourism location in Sri Lanka. The park consists of mixed evergreen forest and scrub areas and is home to Sri Lanka ‘s favourites such as sambar deer, leopards and elephants