One of well-known place called Lion Rock which build by King Kashyapa in 499-495 CE that is one of nominated world heritage city. There is mirror wall you will find thousands poets written by the people who went to see the beauty of the Sirigiya. One of pre historic art museum in Sri Lanka. When you climb to Siriya Rock it will make a bridge between heaven and earth with surroundings. On a plateau can see gateway of an enormous lion. There was royal palace consist with all things of ancient kingdom. You can see a large number of paintings which perfectly made and the lines are painted in a form that enhances volume of the figure. Those arts shows the Sri Lankan identity of the historic art and many ancient caves historic ruins.
Pidurangala temple which is located nearby & one of museum with temple which present ancient great history up to now. There are many caves especially made for Buddhist Monk spread among this kingdom which build thousand years ago. The irrigation system of Lion Rock is still mysteries because could not discover yet the strategies used to bring water to the top of the rock. Still founts are working when it raining time that is one of tremendous things in ancient Ceylon.