Sigiriya is one of the major symbols of Sri Lanka. One of the 7 UNESCO declared world heritage sites in Sri Lanka, this historic rock fortress dates back to 5th Century AD. This impressive archeological site is found in wallpapers, Sri Lanka guide books and offices of all tour companies! Nicely surrounded by farmland, villages and jungle, the site is a remarkable attraction you must in miss out visiting while in Sri Lanka. The view from the top of the hill sure is the best and to have that view you must climb this famous rock. If you are someone who loves archeology and history, a visit to Sigiriya has to be one of the best things to do in Sri Lanka for you.