Varana Rajamaha Viharaya, Kalagedihena

4.3
#50 of 65 in Historic Sites in Western Province
Religious Site · Hidden Gem · Tourist Spot
Varana Rajamaha Viharaya is located in Kalagedihena. Put Varana Rajamaha Viharaya and other Kalagedihena attractions into our Kalagedihena travel planning site, and watch your holiday take shape.
Create an itinerary including Varana Rajamaha Viharaya
© OpenMapTiles © OpenStreetMap contributors

Varana Rajamaha Viharaya reviews

Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor traveler rating
TripAdvisor traveler rating 5.0
5 reviews
Google
4.6
TripAdvisor
  • One of the main attractions in Gampaha district. Dating back to 1st century BC the temple is one of the hiding places of King Valagambha of Anuradhapura when he was organizing the army to fight...  more »
  • Varana Rajamaha Viharaya is one of the oldest temple found in Sri Lanka. It is said that King Valagambha used to hide here while he was in exile. You can see temple and caves together which is a...  more »
Google
  • It's a ancient temple one of the most beautiful and popular. It is a great historical place. King walagamba made this temple.
  • This Buddhist cave temple built in 100 - 200 BC. One of the most beautiful and calm places. This temple has three levels. Middle and upper Levels are almost identical. Perfect place to spend some time to relax. Amazing and simple architecture with beautiful murals and statues.

Plan your trip to Kalagedihena

  • Get a personalized trip
    A complete day by day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it
    Refine your trip. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it
    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it
    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.