What: Top of the Golden Buddha statue as seen on the hike upto the Dambulla caves
Where: Sri Lanka
When: May 2011
Photo credit: Poonam C
Camera: Sony DSC – T10
Traveller’s tale: The huge golden Buddha statue rests at the entrance to the Dambulla caves. As we climbed higher, we realised how high the statue really was. The crown of the statue’s head towered above the tree cover surrounding it. The Dambulla caves further up were certainly worth the climb.