CULTURE AND HERITAGE
The island nation of Sri Lanka has a history that dates back over 2500 years. Ruins of ancient kingdoms, a sophisticated irrigation system, art and literature embellish its landscape and heritage. There are 8 UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Sri Lanka, and 6 of these are cultural sites. 5 of these make up the Cultural Triangle of Sri Lanka that consists of the ancient city of Polonnaruwa, the sacred city of Anuradhapura, the ancient city of Sigiriya..