Rathnapura is the capital city of Sabaragamuwa Province Sri Lanka. This city is the traditional center for the Sri Lankan gem trade.
Sri Padha/ Adam’s Peak
Sri Padha mountain is a famous pilgrimage site among Buddhists of Sri Lanka. Buddhists believe that the footmark on the Sri Padha mountain is that of Gauthama Buddha, during his 3rd visit to Sri Lanka, Kelaniya 2580 years ago and he kept the imprint of his left foot. The pilgrim season to the Sri Padha begins annually on the full moon poya day December & ends on the Vesak full mood poya day on May. Height of the mountain is 7341 feet and it is famous among hikers.