On our sightseeing tour along ancient cities we stop over in Dambulla a small town along an important highway junction. Here we looked for the only highlight the famous Royal Rock Temple.Sitting on top of a massive hill are 5 caves. 

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There history begins raffly in the 1st century BC with a king who got refuge here. Thankful and after gaining back his throne he let carve the magnificent interior into caves. Stuffed with Budda images and paintings it is a wonderful site.

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Alex     

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