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One Day Tour Sigiriya and Dambulla, Sri Lanka

 

Sigiriya Rock 

 

Climb the Sigiriya Rock and visit the Ancient city of Dambulla,  Dambulla Caves and the Golden Buddha Statue. Dambulla and Sigiriya can be visit in one day.

 

Tour itinerary as follow:
 

One Day Tour Sigiriya and Dambulla, Sri Lanka

 

Sigiriya Rock 

 

Climb the Sigiriya Rock and visit the Ancient city of Dambulla,  Dambulla Caves and the Golden Buddha Statue. Dambulla and Sigiriya can be visit in one day.

 

Tour itinerary as follow:
 

Visit Sigiriya and Dambulla

Travel Time:
Approx. 12 hours
Places we visit:
Dambulla and Sigirya
Start Time:
06:30 AM
End Time:
06:30 PM

 

Day 1, 
We pick you up from your hotel in Negombo at 06:30 AM and from Colombo at 06:00 AM and we proceed and visit a Pineapple garden.
After we visit the Pineapple garden we proceed to Dambulla driving through Kurunagala.

Kurunagala is situated at a high altitude most of the city is plain land except the surrounding rocks. We proceed to Sigiriya. Sigiriya (Lion's rock) is an ancient rock fortress and palace ruin, We start and climbing the Sigiriya rock. After we are back from the top of the rock we drive to the Elephant riding place. You can decide to take a ride on a Elephant through the Jungle. On the way back we visit Dambulla. In Dambulla we visit one of the the biggest vegetables market in Sri Lanka. Siteseeing the city and proceed to the Dambulla Caves. 

The Dambulla Caves dating back to the 1st century BC, this is the most impressive cave temple in Asia. It has five caves under a vast overhanging rock, carved with a drip line to keep the interiors dry. In 1938 the architecture was embellished with arched colonnades and gabled entrances. Inside the caves, the ceilings are painted with intricate patterns of religious images following the contours of the rock. There are images of the Lord Buddha and bodhisattvas, as well as various gods and goddesses. After this visit we proceed back to your hotel / Airport.

 

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Pictures

 

Tour in Pictures

Climbing the Sigiriya Rock.

Sigiriya Rock

 

 

Almost at the Top 
Sigiriya Rock

 

 

Little more climbing to the top 

Sigiriya Rock

 

Dambulla Caves 

Dambulla Caves 

 

Inside the Dambulla Caves

Inside the Dambulla Caves

 

Inside the Dambulla Caves

 

Golden Buddha Statue 

Inside the Dambulla Caves

 

 

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