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All reviewscave templesri lankaworth the climbticket officeworth a visityour feetremove your shoeswell worth the effortlong walkentrance feeguide bookbe carefulnice viewtake your timeworld heritage siteceiling paintingslion rock
Charming place, so full of history! The interior of the caves is beautiful decorated.
We also hired a guide and it was a good decision because he knew some cool facts about the temple.
They have a place where you can rent a sarung to...More
This is one of the best places that you must visit if you are in Dambulla. Ancient rock carvings and much historical significance. Make sure that you dress to the occasion by covering your knees (for gents) and covering your knees and shoulders (for ladies)....More
After climbing Lion Rock in the morning the 300 or so stairs was no difficulty. The caves are well worth the visit and it pays to have a guide who can explain the various caves and differing ages of the paintings and statues to gain...More
This is just a gem!! The statues, frescoes, paintings and location make it all so spectacular and just wonderful.
We had not planned this as part of our tour and our driver insisted on taking us.
A true gift as the children really loved it...More
We climbed Dhambulla rock to reach this historic Budhist Temple, where King Walagamba organized his army to reunite the country.
The old paintings and status are still protected and has stories behind each statue.
One of the wonders is water travels upwards on the rock...More
Okay so this is a bit of a trek up a hill with steps, but you are rewarded at the top by a world heritage site. Photos on the internet will give you a flavour, but to be in the site which isn’t overrun with...More
Caps and head scarfs are not allowed in the golden cave temple. Apart from that you cannot expose your shoulders and knees, which need to be covered. Shoes are to be left out for which you need to pay SLR 25 per pair. If you... More
Caps and head scarfs are not allowed in the golden cave temple. Apart from that you cannot expose your shoulders and knees, which need to be covered. Shoes are to be left out for which you need to pay SLR 25 per pair. If you are in Dambulla , it is a must visit.