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Yapahuwa Rock Fortress, Yapahuwa

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  • Yapahuwa is a 13th century rock fortress that rises about 300 feet abruptly from the plain. It was the capital of Sri Lanka for just 12 years, from 1272 to 1284. A climb to the top is highly recommend...  more »
  • We visited this place during a six hours drive from Colombo to the North. Unfortunately only the groud walls of this fortress can still be seen besides a beautiful portal that you can reach after clim...  more »
  • This place isn't very easy to find or wasn't for us anyway. When we got there wow. Just the walk up through the gardens to the rock learning about the moats then the steps started it's a hard climb an...  more »

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