Sri Pada is one of the worlds most famous mountains, not due to its hight or difficulty in assent, but because of it´s multi religious significance. It holds a great spiritual and religious value for Hindus, Buddhists, Muslims and Christians who believe the foot print like indentation at its peak was left by Shiva, Buddha, Adam and St Thomas respectively.
This Mountain stands 7353ft above sea level and the climb through it´s kilometers of steps takes hours. This however doesn´t put off the thousands of pilgrims that reach its peak everyday.
Arriving at the summit before sunrise proves to be an incredibly awarding experience with the views of the sun peaking it´s way through the clouds below.