Dambulla is one of the most ancient historical places in Sri Lanka. The cave temple have been around since the Anuradhapura era. This religious site is one of the most sacred locations in Sri Lanka, and is also named as a world heritage site by UNESCO. this area became one of the most famous landscapes of the world when archaeologists found a pre historic human skeleton, which is considered to be around 2700 years old. This gives proof that the past civilizations of Sri Lanka have roots to some of the deepest parts of the history of the ancient world.