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It’s historical,top of the rock there is a great view. It’s good when you watch the sunrise or... read more

Reviewed 3 September 2018
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There are few steps leading to caves buy its max half an hour walk. No tourists, small temple... read more

Reviewed 29 June 2018
Janusz P
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Pahiyangala, Kalutara 12000, Sri Lanka
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All reviews top of the rock small temple watch the sunrise dig site pathway leeches breathtaking climbing
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Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

It’s historical,top of the rock there is a great view. It’s good when you watch the sunrise or sunset above the rock. Path to rock is a bit difficult to climb, beware from the leeches.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank yohanhewage
Reviewed 27 July 2018

Prehistoric men some 37K years back supposedly called this massive cave home. Located some 05 kilometres off Bulathsinhala (Kalutara district). There is a small temple adjacent to it.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank wkhasintha
Reviewed 21 July 2018 via mobile

One expected to descend into a cave but was only exposed to a large rock overhang. Archeological digs are evident but no description provide information. A pass thru section of tunnel is infested with bats, unlit and smelly in addition to being a junk storage.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank RHM63
Reviewed 29 June 2018 via mobile

There are few steps leading to caves buy its max half an hour walk. No tourists, small temple, nice view.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Janusz P
Reviewed 25 April 2018

This place has a big history for Lankan. A large cave with a remarkable value in it. If you're capable try climbing the mountain and you'll get a remarkable view. Within 1 hour you can reach to the top.

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank DilshanMaduwantha
Reviewed 5 March 2018

Lots of steps up to the cave which take it out of you if it is hot and humid. Once up there it is certainly impressive and really breath taking. The view is amazing as well and the reclining Buddha is very impressive. Coming down...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Kep70
Reviewed 25 January 2017

It is a totally different place. Never seen a natural rock cave such big. A natural place to be relax.

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank Tharaka D
Reviewed 18 January 2017

This is the site where the oldest remains of prehistoric man in South Asia were found, dating back over 37,000 years. The site doesn't have much to look at, and the information plaques aren't all that informative. There is a short scenic hike to the...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank Ramindu D
Reviewed 6 January 2017

On Google maps, the place is referred to as "Pahiyangala". We went during the holiday season and there were only a few visitors at the venue. It will take around 20 minutes to climb up to the main cave from the base along the nice...More

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank zapumal
Reviewed 21 November 2016

Fa Hien Caves is a place You must visit this great place for sure. The history of the mankind. We had a great time.

Date of experience: November 2016
3  Thank DharshanaW
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