Avukana

Recommended
You have to climb up a little hill to see it: a colossal 13m Buddha contemplating the rising sun, sculpted in relief on a cliff to which it is only connected at the back and one elbow. It's Avukana, he who "feeds on the sun". Breathtaking!

Useful information

Nearby tourist attractions

Sasseruwa
Sasseruwa
It's hard work getting to this remote
See all

Other ideas « Patrimony »

Sasseruwa
Sasseruwa
It's hard work getting to this remote
See all

Other ideas « Art and Culture »

Sasseruwa
Sasseruwa
It's hard work getting to this remote
See all