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Rock Temple with a historical value

Dhowa rock temple is located on the Badulla - Bandarawela main road. It's a must visit if you are... read more

Reviewed November 13, 2018
mpmendis
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Colombo, Sri Lanka
Visit Ancient History

Many Tourists are unaware of this ancient temple and the massive carving of the standing Buddha... read more

Reviewed May 15, 2018
fjp4564
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Sunshine Coast
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Nov 13, 2018
“Rock Temple with a historical value”
May 15, 2018
“Visit Ancient History”
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Badulla Road | 6 km from Bandarawela towards Ella, Bandarawela 90100, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed November 13, 2018

Dhowa rock temple is located on the Badulla - Bandarawela main road. It's a must visit if you are in Bandarawela, because it's carries Sri Lankan heritage and cultural value. It has a large unfinished Buddha statue which is carved into the rock itself. Elderly...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed May 15, 2018

Many Tourists are unaware of this ancient temple and the massive carving of the standing Buddha carved on to the rockface. There is also a cave temple, decorated with many frescoes telling the buddhist jathaka stories. A Sacred place of worship for buddhist. No footwear...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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