We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Book In Advance
All photos (261)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent37%
  • Very good41%
  • Average19%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“visitors book”(6 reviews)
“main door”(3 reviews)
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
Temple road, Negombo 22100, Sri Lanka
Ways to Experience Angurukaramulla Temple
from US$44.00
More Info
Reviews (237)
Filter reviews
154 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
More languages
Show reviews that mention
All reviews visitors book dragon's mouth main door paintings and sculptures large pond beautiful statue state of disrepair reclining buddha basic information buddha's life sri lankan kings young monks interesting inside full moon day worth a visit nice place to visit city tour
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 154 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited with a private guide and this was one of the places we visited during an afternoon tour. We walked round the areas outside with our guide providing information which was interesting. Upon entering the temple our guide was spoken to and an apparently...More

Thank Bill_Vanessa
Reviewed 1 week ago

I think this is very famous stature but local don't care about it.for foreigners i thinks this is famous .

Thank Meander43113244557
Reviewed 5 October 2018 via mobile

The biggest Buddhist temple in Negombo and theres an Hindu Temple located really closed by the main temple. Beautiful, colorful but need some more maintenance and improve the cleanliness due to lots of dust inside the temple. However, if you visit Negombo this place is...More

1  Thank Missy7785
Reviewed 25 September 2018

Our first temple visit on our second visit to SL. It's small and in a minor state of disrepair, which makes it even better. You can visit inside and enjoy the visual splendour. Just fantastic.

Thank MrThrill
Reviewed 5 September 2018

Colourful place with such deep history. Great respect to locals and their beautifully built temples.

Thank jaleiaf
Reviewed 5 July 2018

The devil's mouth below the Buddha Statue attract visitors to this place .And inside you can see the "hell" concept believed by some regions.Nice to visit .This is a religious place .

Thank NishD
Reviewed 2 July 2018 via mobile

We went to this beautiful temple which interesting to go inside through a lions mouth which made of cement and finish’s with a nice paintings. When u went inside u can see beautiful painted statues with the stories of Buddha and some Kings. This is...More

Thank Nathenc2
Reviewed 2 July 2018

The temple is one of the oldest in the country apparently about 360 years old. Some of the paintings were original, whilst others had been touched and repaired. It is in a quiet place among small old houses and a school for young monks also...More

Thank Titus D
Reviewed 21 June 2018

While the temple is beautiful and has a lot of life like sculptors, You get fleeced by the compulsory donation you are forced to make at the end.

1  Thank Zenia D
Reviewed 11 June 2018

This was my first Sri Lankan temple (but not my first temple). Interesting and well kept. Lots of vivid wall paintings (more in line with Hindu temple than buddist).

Thank amr100
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 62 nearby hotels
Hotel Sunset Beach
155 reviews
1.17 miles away
Amagi Aria
176 reviews
1.40 miles away
Golden Star Beach Hotel
413 reviews
1.43 miles away
Hotel Cloud Nine
35 reviews
1.45 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 229 nearby restaurants
69 reviews
1.00 miles away
Kreeptow Lounge & Restaurant
16 reviews
.83 miles away
Blue Ginger Restaurant
56 reviews
.95 miles away
Pizza Hut
24 reviews
.26 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 381 nearby attractions
Different Journey
14 reviews
.74 miles away
Beddegana Wetland Park
20 reviews
.91 miles away
St. Mary's Church
396 reviews
.70 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Angurukaramulla Temple staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines