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Full-Day Tour of Sigiriya Rock Fortress and Dambulla Cave Temples

From US$ 85.00
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  • Not just a guided tour: enjoy some free time to explore Sigiriya by yourself
  • Full liter bottle of water to keep you hydrated
  • Travel in a climate-controlled vehicle for year-round comfort
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Full-Day Tour of Sigiriya Rock Fortress and Dambulla Cave Temples
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Full-Day Tour of Sigiriya Rock Fortress and Dambulla Cave Temples
From US$ 85.00
Overview
Make the most out of your visits to the Dambulla Cave Temples and the Sigiriya Rock Fortress on this full-day guided tour. Planning an excursion that checks off both of these important must-sees could be stressful, but traveling with a guide and private round-trip transportation makes it easy. Learn about the history of the ancient rock fortress was built by King Kasyapa and explore the Royal Gardens, then visit Cave of the Divine King Devaraja Lena and other highlights of the cave temples. Along the way, listen to your guide's in-depth commentary to learn much more than you would exploring on your own.
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Itinerary
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Stop At: Sigiriya World Heritage Site, Sigiriya, Central Province

Visit Sigiriya lion rock fortress and admire the marvels of ancient architecture

Duration: 3 hours

Stop At: Dambulla Cave Temple, Habarana, North Central Province

Complex of cave temples with Buddha images and statues

Duration: 1 hour
Reviews (18)
1 - 5 of 10 reviews
Reviewed 30 December 2018
Not what we booked

We were really disappointed by our experience. We booked a trip with an English speaking guide, and being told that tickets for the two attractions (Sigiriya and Dambullah) were included in our booking. We then had to pay for every ticket (including taking money out...More

Date of experience: November 2018
6  Thank Hdhdhdhdd
Reviewed 7 June 2018 via mobile
Lal is an incredible tour guide! 100% recommended to any solo travellers visiting Kandy with limited time.

The tour was absolutely fantastic. Really, incredible. Lal went above and beyond to pass on a part of his vast knowledge about Kandy and Sri Lanka. He was inquisitive and attentive about what I wanted to learn/ see and never rushed the tour once; instead...More

5  Thank Measha B
Reviewed 19 April 2018
Take a guide and go early!!

There is an interesting history behind this world heritage site so take a guide and in order to beat the crush and heat go early! This huge granite rock is really impressive and we took breakfast and ate it under the cedar tree at the...More

Date of experience: April 2018
2  Thank Lisa W
Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile
Kind Tour and great experience

The driver was very kind and tried to drive safely. As the first time visitor to Sri Lanka, I am very glad to join this tour as it was safe and kind. I recommend to use a reliable tour company and stay safe. Sigiriya was...More

Thank joyfulmum378
Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile
Excellent tour guide showing us a beautiful country

Started off in Kandy where our Tour guide Riyaz Haroon arrived early morning to take us to Sigiriya Rock and Dambulla. Highly recommend this trip. Our tour guide stopped at many places he thought may be of interest to us, including a Hindu temple and...More

Thank jillduncan08
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alun f
29 August 2018|
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Response from Pathum_Rodrigo | Property representative |
Dear Alun 1. This is a private tour 2. Yes, we can drop you off in Sigiriya 3. Yes. We first visit Dambulla then Sigiriya Best regards Pathum
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