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Sigiriya and Dambulla day trip provided by Ceylenese

Sigiriya and Dambulla day trip

Sigiriya and Dambulla day trip
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This is the Best all inclusive tour to Explore two of main attractions Srilanka with a friendly, professional chauffeur guide by a comfortable vehicle. Driver will meet you at the hotel and take you to the Dambulla cave temple  after visit of Sigiriya lion rock, on the way back stop in at excellent recommended restaurant to have your buffet lunch,  and visit spice and herble garden, finally drop you off at the same hotel
Know before you go
  • Duration: 14h
  • Mobile tickets accepted
  • Instant confirmation
Cancellation policy
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
What to expect
  • Morning at 06:00 your friendly, professional chauffeur guide welcome you at the hotel and proceeds to sigiriya  3.1/2 hours to climb the Sigiriya lion rock (Sigiriya is an ancient rock fortress located in the northern Matale District near the town of Dambulla in the Central Province, Sri Lanka. The name refers to a site of historical and archaeological significance that is dominated by a massive column of rock nearly 200 metres (660 ft) high. According to the ancient Sri Lankan chronicle the Culavamsa, this site was selected by King Kasyapa (477 – 495 CE) for his new capital. He built his palace on the top of this rock and decorated its sides with colourful frescoes. On a small plateau about halfway up the side of this rock he built a gateway in the form of an enormous lion. The name of this place is derived from this structure —Sīhāgiri, the Lion Rock. The capital and the royal palace was abandoned after the king's death. It was used as a Buddhist monastery until the 14th century.) after that have a excellent lunch buffet visit spice and herbal garden and drive to dambulla climb the cave tenple  (Dambulla is the largest and best-preserved cave temple complex in Sri Lanka. 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.) drive back to hotel. 
Know before you go
  • Duration: 14h
  • Mobile tickets accepted
  • Instant confirmation
Cancellation policy
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
What to expect
  • Morning at 06:00 your friendly, professional chauffeur guide welcome you at the hotel and proceeds to sigiriya  3.1/2 hours to climb the Sigiriya lion rock (Sigiriya is an ancient rock fortress located in the northern Matale District near the town of Dambulla in the Central Province, Sri Lanka. The name refers to a site of historical and archaeological significance that is dominated by a massive column of rock nearly 200 metres (660 ft) high. According to the ancient Sri Lankan chronicle the Culavamsa, this site was selected by King Kasyapa (477 – 495 CE) for his new capital. He built his palace on the top of this rock and decorated its sides with colourful frescoes. On a small plateau about halfway up the side of this rock he built a gateway in the form of an enormous lion. The name of this place is derived from this structure —Sīhāgiri, the Lion Rock. The capital and the royal palace was abandoned after the king's death. It was used as a Buddhist monastery until the 14th century.) after that have a excellent lunch buffet visit spice and herbal garden and drive to dambulla climb the cave tenple  (Dambulla is the largest and best-preserved cave temple complex in Sri Lanka. 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.) drive back to hotel. 
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Call the number below and use the product code: 66778P2
Call +1 855 275 5071
Important information
Inclusions
  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
  • Fuel
  • Bottled water
  • Buffet lunch
  • Driver/guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Transport by private a\c vehicle
Exclusions
  • which not mentioned at includes
Duration
14h
Departure details
  • Location Name: Colombo, Negombo, mount lavenia Return Location: Colombo, Negombo, Mount lavenia
  • Sri Lanka, Sri Lanka
Additional information
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Infant seats available
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Child rate applies only when sharing with 01 paying adults
  • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Inclusions
  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
  • Fuel
  • Bottled water
  • Buffet lunch
  • Driver/guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Transport by private a\c vehicle
Exclusions
  • which not mentioned at includes
Departure details
  • Location Name: Colombo, Negombo, mount lavenia Return Location: Colombo, Negombo, Mount lavenia
  • Sri Lanka, Sri Lanka
Duration
14h
Return details
  • Returns to original departure point
Additional information
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Infant seats available
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Child rate applies only when sharing with 01 paying adults
  • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
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