Sigiriya / Dambulla Day Tour - From Colombo

Sigiriya / Dambulla Day Tour
From Colombo

  • 1 Day
  • People: 6

During this day tour, you could visit both Sigiriya and Dambulla. Sigiriya is a massive ancient rock fortress in Sri Lanka which is 200 meters high. Its origin goes back to 477 CE. This rock fortress was built by King Kashyapa not only as a fortress but also as a pleasure palace. After the king’s death, this became a Buddhist Monastery until 14th century. It is famous for its beautiful frescoes, mirror wall and its best preserved ancient city planning. Thereafter transfer to Dambulla Cave temple. This cave temple dates back to first century BCE. With its five caves, it is the largest, best-preserved cave-temple complex in Sri Lanka. After this you will be transfer back to your accommodation in Colombo.