Alu Viharaya or Aloka Vihara is situated in 30 km south of Kandy on the Matale-Dambulla road, surrounded by hills. The history of Alu Viharaya can be traced back to 3rd century BC in king Devanampiyatissa’s era.
The ruins of Anuradhapura are considered as one of South Asia’s most reminiscent sights. The copiousness of temples, Dagebas, magnificent pools, places and many more political and religious structures enfolds the blood, sweat and tears that made the kingdoms flourish and fall.
Sigiriya Rock Fortress of Sri Lanka is situated in Matale district near Dambulla. It can be reached along Colombo- Habarana highway by turning towards east from Inamaluwa. Proceeding about 10 km from Inamaluwa and passing Kimbissa township one arrives at Sigiriya.