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The main relic is under the temple’s dome at the top of the mountain – a half-meter cavity that is believed by Buddhists to be Buddha’s footprint and Adam’s footprint according to the Moslems. They believe this is the place of Eden as realized on earth.
How to do?
At the bottom of the mountain you’ll find a few tea and snack stands.
2. Climb the mountain till the sunrise to watch the break of the day and avoid full blaze of the sun. The climbing takes about 3 hours, so start you way nearly 3am.
Photo: A sunset at the Adam's Peak is worth of climbing, © Isen Majennt
3. When you are at the top, two things are a must to do here – hit the bell to make your climbing the holy place count “in the high-up place” and drink some water from Buddha’s footprint, people say it is healing.
Where to do?
2243-meter high mountain is really sacred Buddhists. It is called Eden, the Buddha himself left a foot print on the top of the Adam's Peak.26