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Full-Day Private Sigiriya and Dambulla from Kandy - with unbiased reviews

Full-Day Private Sigiriya and Dambulla from Kandy

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US$ 46.00
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The eerie, gold-decked caves of the Golden Temple of Dambulla and the rock fortress of the Ancient City of Sigiriya are Sri Lanka’s two signature sights. Skip the self-drive strain, while maintaining the flexibility of independent travel, on this private door-to-door tour with your own guide. Tour excludes entrance fees.
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  • 1
    Ancient City of Sigiriya
    Stop: 3 hours - Admission excluded
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  • 2
    Dambulla Cave Temple
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • Discover Sri Lanka’s rich history as you explore Sigiriya and Dambulla
  • Private guide makes for a more intimate and flexible experience
  • Save time with private transfers, direct from your door
  • Capture epic shots of the Sigiriya rock, Sri Lanka’s most iconic sight
Important Information
5–8 hours
  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
  • Local taxes
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Private tour
  • Transport by air-conditioned vehicle
  • Local guide
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Entrance tickets : Sigiriya 30 USD / Dambulla 10 USD per person. Children 50%
  • Lunch
  • Entry/Admission - Ancient City of Sigiriya
  • Entry/Admission - Dambulla Cave Temple
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • A dress code is required to enter Dambulla Cave Temples complex. No shorts or sleeveless tops allowed. Knees and shoulders MUST be covered for both men and women. You may risk refused entry if you fail to comply with these dress requirements
  • Comfortable walking shoes are recommended
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Not recommended for pregnant travellers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Most travellers can participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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grace mnl wrote a review Nov 2019
5 contributions1 helpful vote
We chose this tour because we didn’t want to stay overnight in Sigirya when we knew it was an easy day trip from Kandy. The knowledgeable guide was a bonus! We had a great trip
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Date of experience: November 2019
Response from Pathum R, Manager at Full-Day Private Sigiriya and Dambulla from Kandy
Responded 2 weeks ago
Thank you very much for your feedback!
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Katie M wrote a review Oct 2019
2 contributions1 helpful vote
My driver, Nihal, was professional, courteous and a very safe driver. He gave me lots of great information about the sites we visited and was helpful and kind. Both sites were well worth the trip and Nilesh planned our day to be efficient, taking weather into account etc. He
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Date of experience: September 2019
Katyphair1 wrote a review Mar 2019
1,115 contribution70 helpful votes
We got picked up bang on time, 8am, from our central-Kandy hotel. Our driver was Sunil. We were in a VW with tinted windows and air con. He took us to a herb/spice garden on the way - but he gave us the choice, he also stopped for me to take photos. When we arrived, he took us
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Date of experience: March 2019
Response from Pathum_Rodrigo, Manager at Full-Day Private Sigiriya and Dambulla from Kandy
Responded 18 Apr 2019
Dear Katy, I am glad you found this tour a pleasure. Sunil is an experienced tour guide and a wonderful person. Hope you have learned the history and culture with him.
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Samuel J wrote a review Apr 2018
5 contributions2 helpful votes
Riyaz picked us up from the hostel at the allocated time. Car was comfortable, had AC and Riyaz made great company on the journey. It was great to see Dambulla Caves but the highlight was Sigirya Rock. Be sure to dress appropriately and be prepared for a good hike with plenty
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Daniel P wrote a review Apr 2018
13 contributions5 helpful votes
We had a brilliant Day! Riyaz collected us from our hotel at 8am for our tour, he is very knowledgeable and couldn't be more helpful! We visited Dambulla cave temple, had a delicious lunch of local Sri Lankan food and then climbed Sigirya rock which Riyaz also climbed with us.
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Key Details
  • Duration: 5–8 hours
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
  • Instant Confirmation
  • Hotel Pickup
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