1 day in Sigiriya & Dambulla Itinerary

1 day in Sigiriya & Dambulla Itinerary

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Sigiriya
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Dambulla
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Sigiriya

Sigiriya ©
The historic rock of the same name dominates the landscape of World Heritage-listed Sigiriya, where the steep and striking lava plug contains the ruins of an ancient empire.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Sat): explore the striking landscape of Minneriya National Park.

To see ratings, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Sigiriya travel route planner.

Colombo to Sigiriya is an approximately 3-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or fly. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) so you can go by car to Dambulla.

Things to do in Sigiriya

Parks · Nature

Side Trip

Minneriya National Park
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Minneriya National Park ©
Minneriya National Park

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Dambulla

Dambulla
On a trip to Dambulla, visit the largest and best-preserved cave temple complexes in the country, declared a World Heritage Site.
To find ratings, photos, reviews, and tourist information, use the Dambulla trip planner.

Dambulla is very close to Sigiriya. On the 8th (Sat), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Dambulla

Tours · Wildlife · Outdoors
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