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From Colombo: Sri Lanka Cultural Triangle 2-Day Tour

Activity provider: Seerendipity tours

From Colombo: Sri Lanka Cultural Triangle 2-Day Tour

Activity provider: Seerendipity tours

From US$ 195 per person

Discover the historic city of Polonnaruwa, the Sigiriya Rock Fortress, the Dambulla Cave, and the Pidurangala ancient temple on a 2-day cultural tour. Explore 3 world heritage sites in 2 days tour and stay overnight at a 3-star hotel in Sigiriya.

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Valid 2.5 hours
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Live tour guide
English, German
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  • Visit the Sigiriya rock fortress and learn about its incredible history
  • Marvel at the beautiful Dambulla golden cave temple
  • Stroll through the ruins of the Polonnaruwa ancient city
  • Make a stop at the Pidurangala ancient cave temple
Full description
Begin the tour by meeting your tour leader in Colombo and set off for the ancient city of Polonnaruwa. After exploring the history museum of Polonnaruwa, discover the ruins of the ancient city. Later, check in to a 3-star hotel in Sigiriya for your overnight stay.  The next morning, enjoy breakfast at the hotel. Set off for the Dambulla golden cave temple which was the site where a king of Anuradhapura took refuge from the South Induan invasion in the 1st-century BC. Learn about how when the king recaptured the region 13 years later, he converted the caves into a monastery and gifted it to the Buddhist monks. After this, head over to the ancient Sigiriya Rock, where a 5th-century prince who had committed patricide made it his hideout. Also make a stop at the Pidurangala ancient cave temple. At the end of the tour you will be returned to Colombo and dropped off at the start point.
  • Accommodation in a 3* hotel on bed & breakfast basis (1 breakfast included)
  • Entire ground transportation as per the tour itinerary
  • Transport in an air-conditioned vehicle
  • Service of English-speaking national tour guide
  • Discount voucher of 10% at a Jewelry shop in Kandy
  • Spice garden
  • Pidurangala cave temple
  • Meeting arrangements at the airport on arrival and departure
  • All government taxes for the above
  • Airport taxes (generally included in Air Ticket)
  • Electronic Travel Authorization (ETA) fee ($20 USD per person)
  • Safari entrance in Minneriya and Jeep hire charges
  • Entrance fees for Polonnaruwa museum and historical city, Sigiriya rock fortress, and Dambulla cave temple
  • Personal expenses such as tipping, porters, laundry, telephones, etc.
  • Video and camera permits
  • Any meals not specified
Covid-19 precautions

You must book this activity online because the ticket office is closed

Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • You must fill out a travel information form
  • You will receive a mandatory temperature check

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Important information

What to bring

  • Passport

Know before you go

  • Guests should be prepared for a 2-hour hike at Sigiriya rock fortress
  • Please wear modest clothing for temple visits (no bare legs or arms)
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It was excellent arrangement for my vocation. And my expectation was met.

January 12, 2020

Product ID: 213522