The 40 foot tall Buddha, was carved from the granite wall face in the 5th century, arguably the most impressive remaining statue in Sri Lanka. The building of the Avukana Buddha is shrouded in legend.
Highlights of Sri Lanka
Sri Lanka Discovery
The sacred bodhi tree of Anuradhapura
Cycle around ancient Polonnaruwa
Dambulla Cave Temples
Matale Spice Garden
The sweet tooth of Kandy
High tea in Nuwara Eliya
World’s End at Horton Plains Nature Reserve
Swim the streams of Beautiful Belihul Oya
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