At the entrance the world's largest gold Buddha statue greets us:
Pond outside the caves with Sri Lanka's national flower, the Blue Water Lilly:
It's a humbling experience and one of my favourite places so far. We clamber back down, meeting this little monkey on the way having a snack:
No time to hang around, next stop - one I've been waiting for - a spice and herbal farm. Full update tomorrow.
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