Sigiriya Lions Rock & Golden Cave Temple
A must-do Safari introduces you to Asia’s magnificent elephants of the wild. Additionally, the challenge of climbing the ancient site of Sigiriya Lion’s Rock or the Pidurangala Rock for the breathtaking view of the city is worthwhile and absolutely worthwhile! It is one of the best adventure tour ever!
Departure Time7.00 AM
Dress CodeCasual. Comfortable athletic clothing, hiking shoes, hat, light jacket.
IncludeChauffer Guide / Driver (English Speaking)Transportation & Fuel
Not IncludedExpenses Of Personal NatureAirline Tickets & VisaLunchDinnerEntrance & Activity TicketsAccommodationAirport TransfersBreakfast
STOP 1: CHOICE OF OPTIONS
- *OPTION 1: Sigiriya Lions Rock
Sigiriya or Lion Rock is an ancient rock fortress nearly 200 metres (660 ft) high. It is a site of historical and archaeological. According to the ancient Sri Lankan chronicle, King Kasyapa built his new capital and royal palace on the top of this rock. He also built a gateway in the form of a massive lion on a small plateau about halfway up the side of this rock. Sigiriya is a World Heritage Site and one of the best preserved examples of ancient urban planning.
- *OPTION 2: Pidurangala Rock
Climb the nearby Pidurangala Rock where you walk through nature - forested area and reach the top where you can enjoy the breath-taking view of the landscape and Sigiriya Lion Rock at the top. It is believed that the history of Pidurangala Vihara is goes back beyond to the first and second century BC. During that period, Pidurangala was used as a Buddhist monastery and became a place of prominence during the reign of King Kasyapa.
STOP 2: GOLDEN CAVE TEMPLE
STOP 3: AYURVEDIC MASSAGE
- > Schedule and sequence of itinerary may vary due to unforeseen circumstances and therefore, is subjected to changes without prior notice.
- > Credit card payment is accepted. A transaction fee charge of 3% will be incurred for all card payments.
- > Tour reservation will be confirmed via email confirmation.