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Well worth a visit

Always looking for a slightly different experience to the main touristy things and this one is... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
nicolestock
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Sydney, Australia
Experience Tranquility, Ambiance and Serenity

A group of 18 of us visited Ritigala Ruins with “Flamingo Lanka Travels” on 10th December 2017... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Seevali D
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Always looking for a slightly different experience to the main touristy things and this one is perfect. Very interesting, picturesque and quiet. We only passed one other tourist. It seems mainly Sri Lankans frequent this place, possibly for spiritual reasons. If you are staying in...More

Thank nicolestock
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A group of 18 of us visited Ritigala Ruins with “Flamingo Lanka Travels” on 10th December 2017. This was my third visit to this fascinating mystical ruins. These Ruins, open to the public, is within the ‘Strict Natural Reserve’ that encompasses the larger Ritigala Mountain....More

2  Thank Seevali D
Reviewed December 4, 2017 via mobile

During my stay in this area, my driver told us he hadn’t taken any one to Ritigala in 5 years (!) I wasn’t sure what to expect however I found the place devoid of tourists (which was great). The ruins are spread over a large...More

1  Thank Chetna V
Reviewed November 12, 2017

It is a beautiful place, ideal for a morning walk. It is a very easy walk, no climbing or steep steps to climb like many other places in Sri Lanka. The nature around you is amazing, so many shades of greens and sounds of birds...More

Thank Ioana L
Reviewed November 8, 2017

Our driver suggested visiting this place and we are so pleased he did. It has been recently restored and is not a major attraction at the moment so go soon as it will get much busier when word gets around! Ruins of an ancient monastery...More

Thank lindyrots
Reviewed October 30, 2017 via mobile

This is an ideal place for meditation and also to learn Buddhism. The environment changes are much greater in a small area and landscape is quite different in this location compared to the area. It has a mythological stories with Ramayana way back in the...More

Thank Sajith W
Reviewed October 22, 2017 via mobile

Fantastic place for visit. Best for children and families. Fare Price for srilankan and foreigner as well.

1  Thank Mutu S
Reviewed October 18, 2017 via mobile

This place nice place for everyone .only 270 rupees per person for ticket .but you have to go by tuk tuk 1800rupees for 2 person from habarana.if you need someone you can contact 0772694579 ajith for tuk tuk

1  Thank Gamini R
Reviewed October 2, 2017

My heading says it all.. Its been a while where i have gone to a complete isolated place in Sri Lanka. This is a must visit if you travel to Sigiriya and it you are a nature lover, you'll find no better place than this....More

Thank Prabodha D
Reviewed September 28, 2017

Makes you wonder how they did it The tour begins at a small parking area and one very ancient toilet. On the climb you reach a huge man made water reservoir part of which has been reconstructed and may be 2500 years old. The ruins...More

Thank rama1
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Thilak M
November 9, 2017|
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Response from Sajith W | Reviewed this property |
I too agree with you but if you do it then you will completely damage the current environment. Also the local community will be effected. Better not ruin the place with thousands of people and let the environment be as it is
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Coco T
December 27, 2016|
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Response from Floris M | Reviewed this property |
When we were there there was no admission (august 2016). There is a donation box, we put some money there. They anyway need the place running.
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Laila A
February 26, 2016|
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Response from Sterling_LFC | Reviewed this property |
It depends on whether you want to just walk up and walk back or if you want to sit in the beautiful forest. My wife used the opportunity to meditate and my boys and I put our feet in the little creek. We were there for 2 - 3... More
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