Explore two of Sri Lanka’s UNESCO-listed highlights on a privately guided day trip to Dambulla and the Sigiriya Rock from Colombo. View Sri Lanka’s countryside and villages as you journey to the atmospheric Dambulla Cave Temple, a cliffside cave complex packed with Buddha images and frescoes. Explore the caverns and after lunch continue to Sigiriya, a spectacular, ruined 5th-century royal fortress atop a gigantic rock outcrop. Climb the stairs up, passing the rock murals on the way, and marvel at the ruins and 360-degree views from the top.
A full-day private tour of Sigiriya Rock and Dambulla Cave temple
Enjoy in-depth attention and personalized commentary from a private guide
See traditional villages and lush countryside on a drive into Sri Lanka’s interior
Visit the UNESCO-listed Dambulla Cave Temple, a series of monastery caves on a stone cliff
See the Buddha statues and elaborate frescoes that fill the 1st-century caves
Marvel at UNESCO-protected Sigiriya, a ruined fortress on a colossal rock
Climb up to witness the frescoes, relics and awe-inspiring views