All Inclusive Sigiriya Rock Fortress & Dambulla Golden Temple Private Day Trip
If you are looking to explore couple of UNESCO World Heritage Sites in one single trip, then this is the most identical excursion for you. Sigiriya Rock Fortress (8th World Wonder) and Dambulla Golden Rock Cave Temple are the clear witness of the epic architecture & technology used in Sri Lanka in ancient times. This is one of the popular day excursions In Sri Lanka.
Attractions & Activities
• Sigiriya Lion Rock Fortress
• Dambulla Golden Rock Cave Temple
• Free Pick-up & Drop-off
• Private Transportation with English Speaking Driver-Guide
• Entry Fees & Special Site Guides for both Sigiriya Rock Fortress & Dambulla Cave Temple
• Tour starts at 4.00/4.30am from Pick up points
• Pick up & Drop off from anywhere in Negambo, Colombo, Mt Lavinia, Wadduwa, Kalutara, Beruwala, Bentota, Ahungalla, Hikkaduwa, Galle, Unawatuna, Talpe,Koggala, Ahangama, Weligama, Mirissa & nearby areas
This is an All Inclusive package & no hidden costsItinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this productStop At:
Sigiriya The Ancient Rock Fortress, Sigiriya 21120 Sri Lanka
“The Lions rock” the 8th World Wonder is in our Central plains was chosen by King Kasyapa in the 5th century AD as his citadel. Jutting out of the countryside this famous rock is over 200 meters high and dominates the surrounding terrain. The King ruled for 18 yrs from this rock fortress, and is a colourful part of the Islands history .It is a marvel of engineering .The wall murals and the lions paws are a marvel of Art and architecture. The view of the surrounding countryside from the top is astounding. The Palace and its gardens on the crest and the design of surrounding landscape are beyond compare. Sigiriya has been designated an 8th wonder of the world and is listed as a world heritage site by UNESCO. A must visit for any traveler!
Duration: 2 hours 30 minutesStop At:
Golden Temple of Dambulla, Dambulla 21100 Sri Lanka
The Golden Temple! This world heritage site is in the central plains of Sri Lanka and within the cultural triangle. Its History dates back to the 3rd to 7th centuries BC with new evidence showing even older occupation .Its magnificent rock cave temple complexes are well preserved and leave the visitor with a sense of awe. The rock towers 160 m over the surrounding plains. There are more than 80 documented caves in the surrounding area. Major attractions are spread over five caves, which contain statues and paintings. These paintings and statues are related to Gautama Buddha and his life. There are a total of 153 Buddha statues, three statues of Sri Lankan kings and four statues of gods and goddesses. The latter include Vishnu and the Ganesha. The murals cover an area of 2,100 square metres (23,000 sq ft). Depictions on the walls of the caves include the temptation by the demon Mara, and Buddha's first sermon.
Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
"Confirmation will be received at time of booking"
"Not wheelchair accessible"
"Infant seats available"
"A minimum of 2 adults per booking is required"
"This is a full package activity which includes entrance fees, activity charges, transportation and taxes for above mentioned activities & attractions."
"Not recommended for travelers with back problems"
"Not recommended for pregnant travelers"
"Most travelers can participate"
"This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund"
"This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate"
"Face masks required for travelers in public areas"
"Face masks required for guides in public areas"
"Face masks provided for travelers"
"Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff"
Duration: 12 To 14 Hours
1: Colombo, Sri Lanka
2: Negombo, Sri Lanka
3: Mount Lavinia, Sri Lanka
4: Wadduwa, Sri Lanka
5: Kalutara, Sri Lanka
6: Beruwala, Sri Lanka
7: Bentota, Sri Lanka
8: Ahungalla, Sri Lanka
9: Hikkaduwa, Sri Lanka
10: Galle, Sri Lanka
11: Unawatuna, Sri Lanka
12: Talpe, Sri Lanka
13: Koggala, Sri Lanka
14: Ahangama, Sri Lanka
15: Weligama, Sri Lanka
16: Mirissa, Sri Lanka
Traveler pickup is offered
Free Pick up & Drop off from anywhere in Negambo, Colombo, Mt Lavinia, Wadduwa, Kalutara, Beruwala, Bentota, Ahungalla, Hikkaduwa, Galle, Unawatuna, Talpe,Koggala, Ahangama, Weligama, Mirissa & nearby areas.
Cancellations and refunds:
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start time of the experience.