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Private Day Tour Sigiriya Rock and Dambulla Cave Temple Tour

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    What to Expect
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    Stop At: Saffron Spice Garden, Kegalle - Rambukkana Rd, Rambukkana, Sri Lanka

    Meet and greet your professional guide at Bandaranayake international Airport or your Hotels and head towards Kandy enroute visit via Natural Spice Garden,

    Enjoy the Sri Lanka’s world renowned spices at their source where smells of cinnamons, pepper, cardamom, nutmeg and mace overwhelm the senses and the visitors are provided an insight into an age old industry of spice production, which attracted many a European and Asian merchants to the ports of ancient Sri Lanka.

    Duration: 30 minutes

    Pass By: Dambulla Cave Temple, Jaffna Hwy, Habarana 50150 Sri Lanka

    Head to Dambulla by enjoying the scenery or nap in the car on the way, where you arrive at the famous Dambulla Cave Temple. Here you will see ancient Buddha statutes and elaborate alfrescoes in caves that date back to the 1st-century. A UNESCO-listed World Heritage site, the temple also has a museum, which you will have the chance to visit.

    Stop At: Ancient City of Sigiriya, Sigiriya Site between the towns of Dambulla and Habarane, Sigiriya 21120 Sri Lanka

    After wandering the site you’ll have time to look for lunch nearby before taking off for Sigiriya, one of the most important archaeological sites in all of Asia. Built in the 5th-century, Sigiriya is a stunning example of innovative architecture, gardening, urban planning, hydraulic engineering and art. Also a UNESCO-listed World Heritage site, the area was formerly the royal citadel of King Kasyapa and houses an fascinating museum of the its past. Leave Sigiriya in the early evening and begin the drive back to Colombo, where your guide will drop you off at your hotel.

    Other location Drop Off will cost a small Extra Charge

    Following places we cover :
    • Spice Garden
    • A full-day private tour of Sigiriya Rock and Dambulla Cave temple
    • Enjoy in-depth attention and personalized commentary from a private guide
    • See traditional villages and lush countryside on a drive into Sri Lanka’s interior
    • Marvel at UNESCO-protected Sigiriya, a ruined fortress on a colossal rock
    • Climb up to witness the frescoes, relics and awe-inspiring views

    Duration: 3 hours
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Traveler pickup is offered
    All Hotels in Colombo

    All Hotels in Negombo

    Colombo Port

    Bandaranayake International Airport

    Departure Time
    7:00 AM
    Return Details
    • Same pickup Location
    • Other Locations outside colombo ( Extra charges may apply )
    • All taxes, fees and handling charges
    • Fuel surcharge
    • TripAdvisor Experiences brokerage fee
    • Professional guide
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • Port pickup and drop-off
    • Private tour
    • Transport by private vehicle
    • Food and drinks
    • Entry/Admission - Ancient City of Sigiriya
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Wheelchair accessible
    • Near public transportation
    • Infants must sit on laps
    • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
    • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Reviewed 15 August 2019

    Even though I booked the private tour only to Sigirya rock and Dambulla Temple the guys showed me much more interesting places in one day in Sri Lanka, without increasing the price. Very nice tour

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank Dmytro N
    trips_srilanka, Guest Relations Manager at Kingfisher Tours Srilanka, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2019

    Thank you for using us as your Travel partner, we are more than happy to assist and serve you with our best hospitality service Hope to see you soon again :)

    Reviewed 12 June 2019

    I was driven the 4.5 hours from Colombo to Sigiriya by Thilina, my driver for the day. He's a respectable man, drives safe, and is very flexible (stops when requested for an additional picture or a meal). Sigiriya is amazing, it's a long climb (my...More

    Date of experience: June 2019
    1  Thank Meraj C
    trips_srilanka, Guest Relations Manager at Kingfisher Tours Srilanka, responded to this reviewResponded 12 June 2019

    Dear Sir, Thank you for taking your precious time to review us, we are so sorry for the inconvenience happened as Thilina is one of our best guide who have got no complains as because of his excellency in work and kindness with all our...More

    Reviewed 23 March 2019 via mobile

    We booked a private day tour to Sigiriya Rock and Dambulla Cave Temple from Colombo. The guide was super friendly and the air-conditioned car was comfortable. Unfortunately we had not enough time to stop by Dambulla Cave Temple but the tour was still not disappointing....More

    Thank 906cs
    trips_srilanka, Guest Relations Manager at Kingfisher Tours Srilanka, responded to this reviewResponded 24 March 2019

    Thank you for chosing us as your travel partner and for your precious review, we are more than happy that we made your stay the best Hope to see you again soon

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    4 September 2019|
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    Hi, Return will be before 7.00 pm
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