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Arugam Bay - this remote east coast village has great sand and surf, lots of local wildlife and an appealingly chilled out atmosphere

Things not to miss - Cricket Take part in a knock-around on the beach, or join the crowds of cricket-crazy spectators for a Test match in Colombo or Kandy. Adam’s Peak One of Sri Lanka’s foremost pilgrimage sites, this soaring summit …

Anuradhapura - this vast mysterious ruined city bears witness to the great sinhalese civilization that flourished here for some two thousand years

Things not to miss - Cricket Take part in a knock-around on the beach, or join the crowds of cricket-crazy spectators for a Test match in Colombo or Kandy. Adam’s Peak One of Sri Lanka’s foremost pilgrimage sites, this soaring summit …

Sri Lanka’s most perfectly preserved colonial townscape, with sedate streets of personable Dutch-era villas enclosed by a chain of imposing ramparts.  Sri Lanka's most perfectly preserved colonial townscape, with sedate streets of personable dutch era villas enclosed by a chain of imposing ramparts

Explore Sri Lanka with Rough Guides: find out the best places to visit, when to go, view itineraries and read about beaches, colonial towns and Buddhist art.

Meeting Shiva on Adam’s Peak, Sri Lanka

Sacred sites are easily accessible in Sri Lanka; you can barely move a step without tripping over giant Buddha statues, temples and rock paintings.

Map of Sri Lanka

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Adam's Peak (also Sri Pada; Sinhalese Samanalakanda -"butterfly mountain","Sri Paadaya"; Tamil Sivanolipatha Malai - சிவனொளி பாதமலை), is a 2,243 m (7,359 ft) tall conical mountain located in central Sri Lanka. It is well known for the Sri Pada, i.e., "sacred footprint", a 1.8 m (5 ft 11 in) rock formation near the summit, which in Buddhist tradition is held to be the footprint of the Buddha,

Adam's Peak is a m ft) tall conical mountain located in central Sri Lanka.