Sigiriya Day Tour From Anuradhapura
Sigiriya is one of the most valuable historical monuments of Sri Lanka. Referred by locals as the eighth wonder of the world this ancient palace and fortress complex has significant archaeological importance. Visit city sights like Leave for Sigiriya and Climb the famous Sigiriya Rock Fortress. The fortress complex includes remnants of a ruined palace, surrounded by an extensive network of fortifications, vast gardens, ponds, canals, alleys and fountains. Considering the uniqueness of Sigiriya UNESCO declared it a world heritage site in 1982. Sigiriya is an unmatched combination of urban planning, water engineering, horticulture and arts. Enjoy the Sigiriya Village Tour, Spend time with the villagers and understand their lifestyles. Engage in many rural activities that are part of the everyday lives of the villagers.
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Stop at: Climb Sigiriya Rock Fortress
the palace is located in the heart of the island between the towns of Dambulla and Habarane on a massive rocky plateau 370 meters above the sea level.
Sigiriya rock plateau, formed from magma of an extinct volcano, is 200 meters higher than the surrounding jungles.
Its view astonishes the visitors with the unique harmony between the nature and human imagination.
The fortress complex includes remnants of a ruined palace, surrounded by an extensive network of fortifications, vast gardens, ponds, canals, alleys and fountains.
The main entrance is located in the northern side of the rock.
It was designed in the form of a huge stone lion, whose feet have survived up to today but the upper parts of the body were destroyed.
Thanks to this lion the palace was named Sigiriya. The term Sigiriya originates from the word Sihagri, i.e. Lion Rock.
Stop at: Sigiriya Village Tour
Take a Hiriwadunna Village Tour (Bullock Cart Ride, Catamaran Ride, and Lunch in Village Hut). Spend time with the villagers and understand their lifestyles. Engage in many rural activities that are part of the everyday lives of the villagers; such as oxen cart rides, a catamaran rides and a walks through the fields. Participate For traditional cookery demonstration & Learn to cook traditional Sri Lankan food with enjoying a traditional lunch at the village.
Stop at: Dambulla Cave Temple
Dambulla is famous for the five cave Temples on a rock. The first 03 caves are better, older and larger than the other two. It is Located at an elevation of 1118 feet from the sea level rises a massive rock from the surrounding plains of Dambulla of 600 feet high and over 2000 feet in length. It is home to the Worlds most acclaimed Cave complex of magnificent Buddha Images and Rock Paintings of vivid colours and shapes constructed and painted from around 2nd Century BC (Anuradhapura era ) and continued up to the Kandyan era of the 18th Century. Sinhalese people call it as ' Dambulu Gala' ( Dambulla Rock) and the Temple is called as the ' Rangiri Dambulu Viharaya' (Golden Rock Dambulla Temple).
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"A current valid passport is required on the day of travel"
"Not wheelchair accessible"
"Near public transportation"
"Infants must sit on laps"
"Infant seats available"
"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 experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund"
"This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate"
Hora de Inicio:
Suppliers and travelers coordinate start times within the given time periods.
7/2/2019 - 10/30/2021
Duración: 1 Day
Lugar de comienzo:
|Monday - Sunday:||07:00 AM - 06:00 PM|
Sigiriya, Sri Lanka
Traveler pickup is offered
Gathered to be hotel lobby or Location 15 minutes before the set Departure timeAirports
Cancelaciones y devoluciones:
- Bandaranayake Intl Airport, Colombo Sri Lanka
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.