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Sigiriya - King's Pool and Steps

Sigiriya - King's Pool and Steps

1200 steps roughly 1 hour climb. Its strenuous but not hard. King Kasyapa the rock to appear as though it were a cloud. On its summit he would build a magnificent palace and rule like a god-king. The site chosen for the capital was a foreboding place indeed; teeming with wild elephants, poisonous snakes, leopards, bears, mosquitoes, hornets and other vermin

1200 steps roughly 1 hour climb. Its strenuous but not hard. King Kasyapa the rock to appear as though it were a cloud. On its summit he would build a magnificent palace and rule like a god-king. The site chosen for the capital was a foreboding place indeed; teeming with wild elephants, poisonous snakes, leopards, bears, mosquitoes, hornets and other vermin

Elephants Heading Home after their bath

Elephants Heading Home after their bath

Elephants - afternoon bath in Pinnawala (Sri Lanka)

Elephants - afternoon bath in Pinnawala (Sri Lanka)

Elephants taking afternoon bath in Sri Lanka (Pinnawala)

Elephants taking afternoon bath in Sri Lanka (Pinnawala)